Tiny linear motor is faster, stronger Product News 12/4/2007 Post a comment The latest version of New Scale Technologies' SQL SQUIGGLE linear motor travels as fast as 7 mm/second and is said to push up to 200 times its own weight, driving axial loads of up to 30 grams.
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.