PwC sees China growth despite IP fears News & Analysis 1/12/2012 1 comment Some companies are standing on the sidelines of growth opportunities as China tries to expand its markets and technical clout, said a PriceWaterhouseCoopers executive.
ITC votes to investigate MediaTek News & Analysis 1/8/2012 1 comment The United States International Trade Commission has voted to begin an investigation into allegations that certain ICs being imported into the US infringe patents held by Freescale Semiconductor Inc.
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.