Nemotek starts wafer level packaging in Morocco News & Analysis 6/16/2009 Post a comment Nemotek Technologie, the Rabat, Morocco-based company readying production of wafer level lenses and cameras , has qualified the first parts at its newly built manufacturing and packaging facility, and expects to start shipping devices in the fourth quarter of this year.
Optical switch maker raises $8 million News & Analysis 6/3/2009 Post a comment Optical switch developer Polatis Inc. (Cambridge, England and Andover MA.) has raised $8 million in new VC funding. The company had previously raised about $23 million in venture capital funding.
UK research targets improved display readability News & Analysis 6/1/2009 Post a comment A multi-disciplinary research and development project led by GE Aviation Systems (Newmarket, England) and backed by the U.K.'s Technology Strategy Board) will deliver information displays with enhanced readability in bright lighting conditions.
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. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.