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1|20|2015 SAN JOSE, Calif. — Semtech hopes to arrive at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona with one or more new carriers joining its LoRa Alliance working on a ...

2|28|2014 BARCELONA -- 5 Barz used the Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona to present the second generation of its Network Extender -- a small, lightweight device ...

2|28|2014 BARCELONA — When people talk about the Internet-connected devices -- the Internet of Things -- they do not only mean devices connected to "The Internet," ...

2|27|2014 What once looked like a sky's-the-limit market for smartphones has been grounded.

2|27|2014 The Ford vehicle unveiled at the Mobile World Congress is the result of more than 10 years of corporate research dedicated to automated driving functions and ...

2|27|2014 Wearable technology quickly became one of the hottest, most widely talked-about thing at this week's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

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Have you heard about USB Type-C? If not, then you'd better prepare yourself, because this little beauty is poised to take the world by storm. The USB Implementers Forum ...

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One of the drawbacks to the increasing integration of microcontrollers (MCUs) has been an almost exponentially-related increase in the complexity of configuring their ...

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