Atmel buys IDT's smart metering business Design How-To 3/8/2013 Post a comment Atmel has broaden its smart energy offering with the acquisition of IDT's smart metering IC product lines. Atmel now covers from the analog front-end to the processor and communications stack.
London Calling: Forget wireless charging Blog 3/1/2013 36 comments Wireless charging; a solution looking for a problem? Or as natural as the change from wired to wireless communication? I am inclined to say forget it. Do the right thing and use a wired charger for reasons of ecology.
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.