Proprietary RF and standard Bluetooth radios have their advantages, but a semi-custom solution can greatly lower cost, while allowing differentiation.
Solid-state lighting drivers simplify design challenges and provide additional functionality.
A light sensing module lets developers easily build products able to sense the presence of their users.
Luke Gregory of Aavid Thermalloy in Laconia demonstrates the heat transfer properties of a copper tube to 13 Advanced Placement calculus and computer science students from Inter-Lakes High School, who
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Autonomous vehicles rely on real-time RF-based position data. Good design incorporates backup sensor systems that enhance accuracy and take over if RF is lost.
The use of miniaturization technologies in GPS modules to accommodate the demands of smaller, lighter devices and still offer long battery life.
The key security issues of RF systems, the added design and development complexity and the security implications of different IoT implementations are discussed.
A look at how micromachining optimizes the miniaturization of sensors and reduction of sensor element sizes via standard semiconductor manufacturing technology.
Motion tracking and location awareness provide the key to new features and applications in consumer equipment, helping to enable new market opportunities.
Review of accelerometers with digital interfaces that are an ideal fit for wearable applications that require motion sensing.
The latest wrist-worn wearable computing devices based on the low-power Bluetooth wireless interface that can link to a smartphone or nearby base station.
This article discusses the designs and specifications of low-power wireless wearable devices and provides component solutions from TI and InvenSense.
GPS solutions that use less power, smaller in size, and are more highly accurate and dependable from suppliers including Taoglas, Parallax, Skyworks, and more.
Sensor technologies from Freescale and Texas Instruments can be used in aircrafts to detect early failures by monitoring flight load, strain, temperature, and pressure data.
This article looks at the options for getting started with a GPS design for industrial applications, from the transceivers to modules and the evaluation boards available as well as the antenna issues to consider.
Current and emerging trends in automotive wireless systems including TPMS, RKE and NFC, in-car connectivity and the dream of vehicles that drive themselves.
An examination of the Apollo flight data acquisition hardware & techniques. Technologies of the past compared to their modern equivalents for state-of-the-art sending & conversion for DAQ.
GPS functionality has emerged as an essential requirement for personal mobile devices.
Location-based applications have emerged as a basic requirement of most consumer devices and many commercial ones as well.