Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Comments
Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
Stanley_
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
Stanley_   9/12/2012 7:05:21 PM
NO RATINGS
Now meet the revolutionary apple innovation.. fifth row of static icon... apple has a roadmap to add another in next version, so stay tuned..

rick merritt
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
rick merritt   9/12/2012 7:15:44 PM
NO RATINGS
Setting the size of the display for the applications community is a BIG deal. Here Samsung et. al. vs. Apple will create issues. The camera on the iPod Touch could also shake up the DSC point-and-shoot market...maybe. But LTE and Lightning, that's just playing catch up.

ip2design
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
ip2design   9/12/2012 7:39:52 PM
NO RATINGS
No NFC nor fingerprint sensor from Authentec. disappointing :-(

mcgrathdylan
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
mcgrathdylan   9/12/2012 8:36:24 PM
NO RATINGS
I heard an interesting take on NFC in the iPhone as I was milling about the three-ring circus outside the Apple event. Google has taken the NFC initiative, so now it's actually in Apple's best interest not to adopt it in iPhone. Apple's best bet, according to this theory, is to use competing technology for cashless payment, etc.

rick merritt
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
rick merritt   9/12/2012 10:22:16 PM
NO RATINGS
Re NFC: I am told there are still a fragmented set of ways to do NFC payments so there is market building to be done, and that's not something Apple does. Also, what does NFC give consumers they don't have with the swipe of a credit they are carrying anyway?

James7740
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
James7740   9/12/2012 10:55:35 PM
NO RATINGS
IPhone 5 will sell well. Software is just so well integrated with hardware

GREATTerry
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
GREATTerry   9/13/2012 1:11:09 AM
NO RATINGS
What else can we expect on the iPhone5? NFC is not what I want but battery life is. BTW, I like the headphone design. Is the iPhone5 using the new chip scale SIM or the same as iPhone4?

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
junko.yoshida   9/13/2012 1:19:43 AM
NO RATINGS
Re NFC, I think you are right. A lot of infrastructure building is required before the NFC phone becomes useful. Of course, if it is a place like Japan, where NTT Docomo can create a closed NFC environment, your NFC phone works everywhere, and it is actually pretty cool.

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
junko.yoshida   9/13/2012 1:21:16 AM
NO RATINGS
For those of us looking for practical NFC implementations, there is a way to do it -- China style. China Mobile is using SIM card to embed NFC technology, so that consumers need to just replace their SIM cards instead of phones. Read the story I just posted here: http://www.eetimes.com/electronics-news/4396106/NFC-enabled-mobile-phones---China-style

sdfs
User Rank
Author
re: IPhone 5 draws praise, iPod gets camera
sdfs   9/13/2012 2:39:17 AM
NO RATINGS
RF-SIM wont work with the iphone as there is no microsim design. Also CMCC SH has stopped the RF-SIM service, according to 10086

Page 1 / 2   >   >>


Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Martin Rowe

Leonard Nimoy, We'll Miss you
Martin Rowe
2 comments
Like many of you, I was saddened to hear the news of Leonard Nimoy's death. His Star Trek character Mr. Spock was an inspiration to many of us who entered technical fields.

Max Maxfield

Awesome 3D Electronic Sculptures
Max Maxfield
13 comments
I recently received an email from someone we'll call Martin (because that's his name). Martin's message was short and sweet. In its entirety it read: "You need to see this!"

Rajaram Regupathy, Cypress Semiconductor

Add USB Battery Charging Protocols to an Android-Based Design
Rajaram Regupathy, Cypress Semiconductor
Post a comment
Editorial Note: Excerpted from Unboxing Android: A hands on approach with real world examples, by Rajaram Regupathy, the author takes you through the process incorporating effective power ...

Rich Quinnell

Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell
16 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

Special Video Section
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...
Avago’s ACPL-K30T is the first solid-state driver qualified ...
NXP launches its line of multi-gate, multifunction, ...
Doug Bailey, VP of marketing at Power Integrations, gives a ...
See how to ease software bring-up with DesignWare IP ...
DesignWare IP Prototyping Kits enable fast software ...
This video explores the LT3086, a new member of our LDO+ ...
In today’s modern electronic systems, the need for power ...
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
EE Times Senior Technical Editor Martin Rowe will interview EMC engineer Kenneth Wyatt.
Flash Poll