Max, Why are you torturing us poor working engineers with stories of free bacon and beer - After the fact? Programmable Logic DesignLine didn't come until today (4/25/2013). Anyway sounded like you had way to much fun. Someday, I will convince management that sending an engineer (me!) to Design West or Embedded System Design conference will be beneficial. If only.......
The annual Baconfest happened in Chicago this past weekend and the Tribune's Redeye commuter tabloid published this, for those who could not attend:
Hopefully this will help those who cannot attend this year's DesignWest ... or for anybody afterward :)
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.