Electronics being used in Space need to be Space Grade to handle the wide dynamic range of temperature and radiation in space. Are the using Space Grade components in Samsung Galaxy or other Tango Based Handset?
I think this is going to make astronautical engineering more interesting. Great that new advancement in technology is being deployed across horizontally among different sectors. Looks like smartphone is going to rule the entire industries in the years to come.
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.