Electrical and Electronics engineers with fair understanding of mechanical issues and system integration is a very good skill. And if these engineers learn programming, he/she becomes an asset to the semiconductor industry. Its just the time and opportunity that they work for a company or start their own.
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.