Imagination gives profit warning News & Analysis 5/2/2013 3 comments A number of delayed licensing deals will cause Imagination to miss its previously expected profit figure for the 2013 financial year, but it's just "lumpy" sales, the company said.
Qualcomm rises in 2012 analog chip market News & Analysis 5/1/2013 2 comments The market for analog ICs took a hit in 2012 but Qualcomm's position supplying to smartphone and tablet computer makers helped it outperform its peers, according to market researcher Databeans.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.