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.
Microcontroller-based sensor hubs from Atmel, STM, and TI help to conserve a device's battery life by offloading computer and analysis functions.
This article looks at the different types of accelerometers used for industrial applications, ranging from the latest micro-machined capacitive devices to traditional rugged piezo electric crystals.
Sensor fusion is more than the sum of the individual parts. It is an exhaustive effort in the integration of hardware and software.
Sensor dos & don'ts in regards to soldering, handling, protection & mounting along with helpful hints & additional links to sensor data.
With the number of sensors being integrated into a wide variety of embedded systems, the application processor becomes a poor choice for managing them.