SemiconductorStore.comhttps://www.semiconductorstore.com Online Destination for New and Emerging, THE online destination for new and emerging technology, Catch the latest blog...https://www.semiconductorstore.comWhat is CHIRP? | Symmetry BlogUltrasonic sensing can be utilized in a plethora of applications from presence detection, 2D and 3D position tracking, gesture recognition and range finding., January 22, 2020 13:28:34 PCTSensor Solutions | Symmetry BlogRecently, an estimated 400,000 gallons of sanitary sewer water overflowed in Denton, TX, due to a pump failure, which caused wastewater to fill the Hickory Creek Lift Station, eventually causing an overflow., December 18, 2019 11:20:31 PCTFrom Silvertel: 60W PoE made easy: Silvertel launch IEEE802.3bt Power over Ethernet Module for the Powered DeviceSilvertel announces the launch of the IEEE 802.3bt compliant Ag5810 PD (Powered Device) module, to cement their position as the leader in embedded Power over Ethernet (PoE) solutions., December 3, 2019 14:03:37 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: Redpine Signals in the Top nominees for GSA's 2019 Most Respected Private Semiconductor Company AwardRedpine Signals in the Top nominees for GSA's 2019 Most Respected Private Semiconductor Company Award, December 3, 2019 11:17:35 PCT[VIDEO] From Mouser: How do new tech ideas make it to market?How do new tech ideas make it to market? Grant Imahara talks about this and more with the co-founder of Crowd Supply. Watch episode 3 of Engineering Big Ideas now., November 21, 2019 15:42:02 PCTFrom Nordic: The four kinds of data you need to consider when developing an IoT productAn introduction to the four kinds of data you need to consider when developing an IoT product., November 9, 2019 14:43:42 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek Launches MT8516 2-Mic Development Kit to Accelerate Integration of Alexa Voice Service in Connected DevicesNew reference solution enables manufacturers to quickly design and bring to market smart devices with far-field speech recognition technology and multi-room music, November 8, 2019 14:15:33 PCTFrom Nordic: Summer challenge: the 1000m long Zigbee link.There are moments in an individual's life, when a simple yet silly question comes into his mind and tries to disturb the way we think about technical solutions around us., November 7, 2019 14:41:02 PCTFrom MediaTek: Here's how MediaTek is embracing 5G and the Internet of EverythingEmbracing 5G through multi-industry integration, November 6, 2019 14:12:51 PCTFrom Nordic: Q and A for "Introduction to Nordic Thingy:91" webinarQ and A for "Introduction to Nordic Thingy:91" webinar, November 5, 2019 14:38:26 PCTJoin Symmetry at the Telit Roadshow in Minneapolis, MN on Nov. 7, FREE ADMISSIONJoin Symmetry at the Telit Roadshow in Minneapolis, MN on Nov. 7, FREE ADMISSION, November 5, 2019 11:05:35 PCTFrom MediaTek: Vision for the 5G Future: Q and A with MediaTek's TL LeeFollowing the launch of our new 7nm 5G SoC, we sat down with MediaTek?s TL Lee, General Manager of the Wireless Business Group to hear his thoughts on MediaTek?s 5G strategy, portfolio and what 5G means for the industry., November 4, 2019 14:10:31 PCTFrom Nordic: Thingy:91 FAQThingy:91 FAQ, November 3, 2019 14:36:31 PCTFrom Murata: Murata introduces RFID IC tag for surgical instruments Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has developed LXTBKZMCMG-010, a small RFID IC tag for surgical instruments that can be used even on metal surfaces, and began mass production in August 2019., November 3, 2019 09:58:14 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek's 5G modem technologies pass testing in China, ready to hit smartphonesMediaTek's 5G modem is in the first wave of devices to pass the 3GPP SA and NSA (non-standalone) two-mode laboratory testing., November 2, 2019 14:07:56 PCTFrom Nordic: Announcing nRF Connect 2.0 for iOSAnnouncing nRF Connect 2.0 for iOS, November 1, 2019 14:34:10 PCTFrom Murata: Lineup of low-noise, small, thin microblowers has been expandedMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has added low-noise, small, thin microblowers MZB3005T06 and MZB4001T05 to our product lineup, and we have started shipping samples., October 31, 2019 09:56:26 PCTFrom MediaTek: World's first multi-vendor 5G NR standalone data call In a collaboration between MediaTek, T-Mobile, Ericsson, Nokia and Cisco, together we have achieved the world?s first 5G NR standalone call in a multi-vendor environment., October 30, 2019 14:05:06 PCTFrom Nordic: Automate building of HEX files for your nRF Connect SDK application using CircleCI or GitHub ActionsContinuous delivery is in important aspect of short time to market and since the nRF9160 supports firmware over the air updates we want to ship a new firmware to our development boards every time we update the application., October 29, 2019 14:30:44 PCTFrom Murata: Murata Introduces the World's First CAN FD Class 3-compatible Common Mode Choke CoilMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has introduced the wire-wound common mode choke coil., October 28, 2019 09:54:21 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: New key negotiation protocol vulnerability detected for Bluetooth BR/EDR (Classic) productsLast week, the Bluetooth SIG announced to its members an update about security vulnerability related to the encryption key negotiation protocols., October 27, 2019 10:43:02 PCTFrom Murata: Murata introduces metal terminal type MLCC for wireless power transfer equipment in automotive and general-purpose applicationsMurata Manufacturing Co. Ltd. has introduced the KCM series of metal terminal type multilayer ceramic capacitors with temperature compensating C0G characteristics for automotive applications., October 26, 2019 09:52:46 PCTFrom MediaTek: What is MediaTek HyperEngine?With 2.2 billion mobile gamers worldwide there's an undeniable need to making smartphone the best it can be, and that's where MediaTek's HyperEngine comes in., October 25, 2019 14:03:03 PCTFrom Nordic: Automating Power Profiler Kit measurements from the command lineRegardless of whether or not you've used the PPK before it's a good idea to take a few minutes to check out the excellent "getting started" video here to remind yourself of its operation and nomenclature., October 24, 2019 14:28:22 PCTFrom Digi: About 5G: Part 2--Who Will Adopt 5G Technology, and When?In this next segment, we talk about when 5G network technology will be adopted in mainstream consumer applications and in commercial and industrial applications., October 23, 2019 09:51:34 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Silicon Labs Upgrades Wireless MCUs - The Linley Group Microprocessor ReportRecently, Tom R. Halfhill, a senior analyst at The Linley Group and a senior editor of Microprocessor Report, contributed a review of our new Wireless Gecko Series 2 SoCs in the June issue of Microprocessor Report., October 22, 2019 10:40:32 PCTFrom Murata: Murata Releases World's First Noise Filters Designed to Guarantee Impedance in the 5GHz Wi-Fi BandMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has released the BLF03VK Series of compact (0.6 x 0.3mm) noise filters specifically designed for the 5GHz band., October 21, 2019 09:51:09 PCTFrom Digi: What is 5G? Part 1--Evolution and the Next Generation5G is the next generation network technology, promising exponentially higher bandwidth along with lower latency to support the vast range of consumer and commercial applications in the Internet of Things (IoT)., October 18, 2019 09:51:45 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Deprecation and withdrawal schedules of Bluetooth Core specifications v4.1 to v2.1: Bluetooth qualification and availability of Silicon Labs modulesBluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has sent out Deprecated and Withdrawal notices for Bluetooth core specification version v4.1 and all earlier versions down to v2.1., October 17, 2019 10:35:55 PCTFrom Murata: Expanded lineup of high-temperature compatible 32.768 kHz MEMS resonatorA lineup capable of high-temperature support up to 125 ? C has been added to the the world's smallest class, MEMS resonator, timing device., October 16, 2019 09:49:14 PCTFrom Digi: Partnering with AT and T and FirstNet on Extended Primary CommunicationsDigi International recently announced the release of the FirstNet Ready? Digi? WR54 router for mission-critical cellular communications., October 13, 2019 09:36:54 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Kernel 201: Instructor Application and Electron AppThis blog is part of the Kernel 201: Designing a Dynamic Multiprotocol Application with Micrium OS., October 12, 2019 09:58:09 PCTFrom Murata: Murata develops and starts volume production of world's smallest SAW duplexers, filtersContributing to Denser Circuit Design and Enhanced Smartphone FunctionalityMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has developed and started volume production of the world's smallest SAW duplexers., October 11, 2019 09:47:49 PCTFrom MultiTech: MultiConnect microCell USB Cellular Modem Now Approved for Use on the Verizon NetworkPopular LTE Category 1 USB Cellular Modem Now Offers Even Broader Network Compatibility, October 8, 2019 10:24:05 PCTIntroducing the Nordic Thingy:91 | Symmetry BlogFor any embedded systems developer, having an intuitive and all-encompassing development platform with all the necessary basic components is essential., October 7, 2019 11:12:43 PCTFrom Nordic: How to connect nRF9160 DK to Google CloudThis blog post covers how to connect to Google Cloud with an nRF9160 DK. The nRF9160 DK is using MQTT protocol to communicate with Google Cloud IoT Core, a service that connects to and manages IoT Devices., October 7, 2019 10:49:41 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Kernel 201: UI TasksThis blog is part of the Kernel 201: Designing a Dynamic Multiprotocol Application with Micrium OS., October 6, 2019 10:59:06 PCTFrom Murata: New Release of a Passive Design Pack for IC of QualcommMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has released a passive design pack to support the Qualcomm QCC5100 series Bluetooth Audio SoCs reference design., October 5, 2019 10:52:01 PCT[VIDEO] From MediaTek: MediaTek HyperEngine - Benchmarked!The MediaTek Helio G90 and G90T smartphone chips are partnered to the MediaTek HyperEngine technologies to provide the best gaming experience by tuning every aspect of the smartphone., October 4, 2019 10:55:52 PCTFrom Nordic: MIDI over Bluetooth LENordic implemented parts of the BLE-MIDI service along with a small example application. Nordic wanted to share it here on the blog, in case someone would find it useful., October 3, 2019 10:38:04 PCTFrom Digi: Digi XBee Tools: Develop, Build, Deploy and Manage Wireless ApplicationsDigi XBee Tools: Develop, Build, Deploy and Manage Wireless Applications, October 2, 2019 10:31:00 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Kernel 201: Proprietary Wireless TaskThe goal of the Proprietary Wireless task in the Kernel 201 Application is to communicate with another Silicon Labs board running the Kernel 201 Instructor Application., October 1, 2019 16:14:32 PCTFrom Nordic: Field-testing how distance affects the behavior of LTE-M and NB-IoTThere are many sources of information on the web trying to characterize the new low power cellular technologies LTE-M (Cat-M1) and NB-IoT (Cat-NB1)., September 30, 2019 15:41:04 PCTFrom Murata: Digital panel meters for industrial applications deliver high accuracy and increased design flexibilityMurata introduced its DMS01 Series large format digital panel meters from Murata Power Solutions developed for factory automation, laboratory instrumentation, and other industrial applications., September 29, 2019 15:38:02 PCTFrom Mediatek: 9 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio G90T in your next smartphoneIf you love gaming on the go, the new MediaTek Helio G90 series is setting the standard for supreme gaming experiences, incredible AI performance and super cameras in the New Premium market., September 28, 2019 15:34:48 PCTFrom Digi: Introducing Digi Connect IT for Remote Serial Device AdministrationInformation Technology (IT) infrastructure needs to be configured, managed, and monitored. IT assets are everywhere., September 27, 2019 15:31:54 PCTFrom Nordic: How to get production firmware version (v1.0.0) for nRF9160The production firmware version v1.0.0 is released for the nRF9160., September 26, 2019 08:37:03 PCTFrom Telit: How Secure Modules Prevent IoT Device Security BreachesIt Starts with the Module: Picking the Right Hardware Can Save you the Pain of an IoT Device Security Breach, September 11, 2019 10:47:22 PCTFrom Nimbelink: The Difference Between Chipsets, Modules, and Modems (End-Devices)Choosing the Right Cellular HardwareChipsets, Modules, and Modems (End-Devices), September 10, 2019 10:51:37 PCTFrom Lattice: Dealing with Rising Performance Demands at the EdgeMigrating AI applications to the network Edge offers promising benefits like reduced data latency, better privacy and lower power consumption. But it poses design challenges as well., September 9, 2019 11:06:59 PCTFrom Lattice: Latest Consumer News from LatticeBring More Performance to the Edge, September 2, 2019 10:16:49 PCTFrom Nimbelink: Introducing the NimbeLink AT4 - Supply Chain Asset ManagementThe Low-Cost Way to Track Materials and Products in Your Supply Chain, September 1, 2019 10:35:05 PCTFrom Nordic: NB-IoT Field Trials in Germany a SuccessWith success rates in excess of 99%, recent Deutsche Telekom NB-IoT field trials in Germany highlight the massive potential of the technology., August 30, 2019 14:10:01 PCTFrom Trinamic: Field Bus Systems in Motion Control - Trinamic's ViewEmbedded systems are used in various industries and applications for years now, making work - and increasingly everyday life - easier by transforming digital information to physical motion., August 29, 2019 10:25:59 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Using Wi-Fi for Low Power IoT ApplicationsWi-Fi may not be the first wireless technology one thinks of when considering low power IoT applications, but it should be., August 28, 2019 15:16:15 PCTFrom Telit: 4 Revolutionary Use Cases of 5G in Healthcare4 New Applications in Healthcare enabled by 5G Technology, August 27, 2019 14:43:18 PCTFrom Nordic: Cortex-M: Machine Learning at the EdgeArtificial Intelligence (AI) and one of its subsets Machine Learning (ML) both represent a step change in human existence., August 26, 2019 14:07:01 PCTFrom Lattice: Watch the Lattice sensAI Solutions Stack Deliver Low Power Smart Vision to the EdgeThis year?s Embedded Visions summit, hosted by the Embedded Vision Alliance, was a big event for Lattice and our sensAI solutions stack for enabling low power smart vision in Edge devices., August 25, 2019 10:14:52 PCT[VIDEO] From Mediatek: How AI is creating smarter homesThe home is the hub of our connected life. Smart appliances, connected televisions, ubiquitous Wi-Fi, security that sees, and voice and display assistants redefine what it means to make your space your own., August 24, 2019 13:53:34 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: How to use Bluetooth Low-Energy for Wi-Fi commissioningIf your Wi-Fi connected product is headless, then technically speaking, the obvious solution for exchanging the Wi-Fi credentials required to commission the product onto the customer?s Wi-Fi network is SoftAP., August 23, 2019 15:12:59 PCTFrom Digi: Wireless Communication Range Testing with Digi XCTUThis post talks about how to use Digi XCTU to test your wireless communication range., August 23, 2019 13:35:03 PCTFrom Telit: Benefits of Advanced Metering Infrastructure for First RespondersAccessibility and Reliability: How Advanced Metering Infrastructure Benefits First Responders, August 22, 2019 14:39:54 PCTFrom Nordic: nRF9160 Enters Mass ProductionNordic Semiconductor?s ground-breaking System-in-Package (SiP) for cellular IoT (cIoT) has passed all tests and necessary certifications with flying colors and on schedule. This means the nRF9160 SiP moves from engineering grade to production grade., August 21, 2019 14:02:31 PCT[VIDEO] From Mediatek: Discover A World of Smart DevicesWhether it?s at home, at work or anywhere in-between, MediaTek's bringing powerful edge-AI technologies into a wide range of Smart Devices, creating a world of endless possibilities., August 19, 2019 13:51:20 PCTFrom Digi: Geo IoT: Quickly and Easily Add GPS Location Services to Your IoT ApplicationLocation technology is also very easy to implement and the demand is high. Supply chain management, fleet operations, asset tracking and more all depend on GPS services., August 18, 2019 13:31:53 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Making Peripheral Drivers Thread-safeIf you are running in a multi-threaded environment in which you have more than one task making use of a peripheral driver such as USART, SPI, I2C, etc., you should consider making it thread-safe., August 17, 2019 15:04:44 PCTFrom Telit: 4G vs. 5G: How New Wireless Technology Will Change Everything5G Will Revolutionize Wireless Technology. What's the Difference Between 4G and 5G?, August 16, 2019 14:24:28 PCTFrom Nordic: The Difference Between Classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low EnergyThe naming conventions for Bluetooth technologies have changed over the years and still cause confusion to this day. Here is everything you need to know., August 15, 2019 12:06:07 PCTFrom Nimbelink: NB-IoT is ComingTime to Connect with the Experts at NimbeLink, August 14, 2019 10:32:05 PCTJoin the 2019 Nordic Tech Tour! [Multiple Dates and Locations]Register for a free-of-charge seminar and learn all there is to know about our wireless solutions. All attendees will get a free Nordic Thingy:52 and nRF52840 Dongle., August 13, 2019 11:18:19 PCTFrom Mediatek: The powerful i700 will drive a new wave of AI-infused IoT devicesMediaTek i700 platform is designed to meet the needs new cutting-edge IoT applications that demand raising the bar of 'smarts' in either homes, cities, buildings, warehousing, logistics and manufacturing., August 13, 2019 13:48:46 PCTFrom Digi: Digi Foundations: Supporting the IoT Application LifecycleDigi designed and rolled out a bundled solution that supports customers, end-to-end., August 12, 2019 13:29:52 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: IoT Hero IOTAS Brings Smart Home Experience to ApartmentsLast month, we spoke with the co-founders of IOTAS, Sce Pike, CEO and Jeremy Steinhauer, VP of Data Services and learned how multi-family residential buildings, otherwise known as apartments, have recently stepped up their smart home game., August 11, 2019 15:00:50 PCTFrom Telit: The Next Solution in IoT Innovation: Telit and the Cisco Solution Partner ProgramWith the Telit IoT Platform, your development team can focus all efforts towards building applications to derive IoT value, alleviating the need to focus on the infrastructure to support it., August 10, 2019 14:20:56 PCTFrom Nordic: Introducing Zigbee All HubsA Zigbee Alliance workgroup of major industry players has announced a new initiative to make it easier to design, develop and deploy smart home products that talk to each other., August 9, 2019 12:00:17 PCT[VIDEO] From Trinamic: Writing Endless Lines of Code Is a Thing of the PastWhat came first... technologies resulting in shorter development cycles, or the need to shorten development cycles resulting in those technologies?, August 8, 2019 10:23:03 PCTFrom Mediatek: 7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio P65 in your next phone7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio P65 in your next phone, August 7, 2019 13:43:16 PCTFrom Digi: Android Pie Support For Digi ConnectCore 8X SBC PRO Development KitConnectCore 8X SBC Pro also supports Android Pie?tailored for embedded systems and well suited for high-end, graphical, and multimedia-intensive embedded products., August 6, 2019 13:27:11 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Uncovering Real-Time Bugs with Specialized RTOS ToolsUncovering Real-Time Bugs with Specialized RTOS Tools, August 5, 2019 14:57:16 PCTFrom Telit: NB-IoT and LTE-M: Cellular IoT for a 5G WorldHow LTE-M and NB-IoT Will Pave the Way for a 5G World, August 4, 2019 14:17:57 PCTFrom Nordic: Top Accessories for the Micro:BitWhile the Nordic-powered micro:bit is an elegant first step into the embedded world, there are several great products on the market that extend its capabilities even further., August 3, 2019 11:56:47 PCTFrom Lattice: Latest Automotive and Industrial News from LatticeNew FPGA Brings Root-of-Trust Capability to Firmware, August 2, 2019 10:12:35 PCTFrom Mediatek: MediaTek Helio P65 launchesThe new MediaTek Helio P65 aims to empower avid, mainstream smartphone users and mobile gamers with a refreshed mix of high performance hardware in an ultra-efficient chip., August 1, 2019 13:41:27 PCTFrom Digi: Measure Digi XBee Network Throughput with Digi XCTUWelcome to our blog post series on the Digi XCTU? tool for configuring and testing Digi XBee? devices., July 31, 2019 13:23:45 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: How the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is ProgressingTechnologies such as 5G, edge computing, AI, and the Internet of Things are enabling the 4th Industrial revolution, sometimes called Industry 4.0., July 30, 2019 14:53:36 PCTFrom Telit: 4 Steps to Prepare Your Business for the 3G SunsetThe 3G sunset is coming., July 29, 2019 14:13:58 PCTFrom Nordic: The Difference Between SIM, eSIM and iSIMeSIM and iSIM technologies address the numerous constraints of the physical SIM card, paving the way for new Cellular IoT solutions in the years to come. Here?s what you need to know., July 28, 2019 11:50:14 PCT[VIDEO] From MediaTek: MediaTek Helio P70 vs SD 660AIE and SD 675This video highlights the competitive benchmarking of the MediaTek Helio P70 against its competitors, SD 660AIE and SD 675, in the mid-range performance segment., July 27, 2019 14:01:00 PCTFrom Lattice: Lattice sensAI Delivers 10x Performance Boost for AI on Edge DevicesA year ago Lattice launched the sensAI solutions stack. Since then, the need for AI at the Edge has continued to grow., July 26, 2019 12:32:08 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek 5G SoC awarded "Best Mobile Chipset"Among GadgetMatch's "Best of Computex" Awards, the MediaTek 5G SoC has won "Best Mobile Chipset"!, July 25, 2019 14:48:18 PCTFrom Telit: 5G IoT Security Issues: A Guide to Next-Gen Wireless Network RisksThe Risks to 5G IoT: Preparing for the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Threats, July 24, 2019 11:52:50 PCTJoin Symmetry at the Telit IoT Roadshow + 50% Off Code!Join Symmetry, Telit, Qualcomm and other IoT leaders at multiple locations for the Telit IoT Roadshow., July 23, 2019 15:12:19 PCTFrom Trinamic: Myths About Motor Control-Myth 3Myth 3: All you need is a microcontroller and some libraries: Control algorithms for BLDC / Servo are easy to implement., July 22, 2019 15:37:00 PCTFrom Nordic: Adafruit's Feather nRF52840 Express Board and Developing with CircuitPythonThe Nordic-powered Feather nRF52840 Express has been flying off the shelves. We take a closer look at the capabilities of the board and the associated development tools., July 21, 2019 15:29:45 PCTFrom MultiTech: MultiTech Introduces mPower Edge IntelligenceProgrammable Embedded Software Provides Enhanced Security and Enables Task Execution at the Edge for Reduced Latency and Cost Optimization, July 20, 2019 12:05:51 PCTFrom Telit: What is 5G NR? | Understanding the New Radio Standard5G has set a new standard for wireless, opening up the spectrum above 6 GHz that has been previously unusable by cellular services., July 19, 2019 15:38:16 PCTFrom Trinamic: Myths About Motor Control-Myth 2Myth 2: Stepper motors are inefficient and there is no reason to use them..., July 18, 2019 15:35:11 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek 5G SoC unveiled for the first wave of 5G flagship devicesMediaTek has just unveiled its new premium smartphone chip with 5G modem and the latest CPU, GPU and APU technologies built in., July 17, 2019 14:45:00 PCTFrom Nimbelink: 7 Considerations for Successful Cellular IoT DevelopmentWhat your team needs to know before they begin work on your IoT product, July 16, 2019 12:05:25 PCTFrom Digi: Introducing the Digi Multi Programmer Tool for Rapid Digi XBee ConfigurationFor rapid time-to-market, the RF modules to be deployed to large applications such as these must be configured quickly in the production phase of the product lifecycle., July 15, 2019 13:52:34 PCTFrom Trinamic: Myths About Motor Control-Myth 1Myth 1: Brushed DC motors will be replaced by brushless DC motors, July 14, 2019 15:29:29 PCTFrom Nordic: AT and T Launches NB-IoT Network In USATelecoms giant AT and T has launched its Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) network across the United States, further highlighting the momentum behind cellular IoT this year., July 13, 2019 15:27:32 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Zero-Programming IoT Q and AIn this Q and A, Silicon Labs? senior product manager for Xpress devices Parker Dorris discusses some of the questions that come up when talking about the programming burden of wireless applications., July 12, 2019 13:43:25 PCTFrom Digi: Map Your Digi XBee IoT Network with Digi XCTUAs we have shared in previous blog posts, the free Digi XCTU software has a wide range of integrated tools and features for managing Digi XBee devices on your IoT network., July 11, 2019 13:50:37 PCTFrom Trinamic: Scaling Up Smart MotorsWith the PD86-3-1260 PANdrive, Trinamic adds more torque to their offering of smart motor solutions, combining precise physical motion and 700Ncm holding torque into a single mechatronic solution., July 10, 2019 14:30:15 PCTFrom MediaTek: What is mmWave Radar for automotive?There are three different sensing technologies the automotive sector has the option of using: ultrasonic, Lidar, and mmWave radar, with the latter two being the most recent developments., July 9, 2019 13:54:27 PCTFrom Redpine: Redpine Unveils the Industry's Most Advanced, Low Power and Highly Integrated Smart Home Chip at the Connections 2019 ConferenceThe RS9116N-DBT includes dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, and 802.15.4 with ARM Cortex M4 MCU and advanced security, July 8, 2019 12:17:39 PCTFrom Digi: Manage Digi XBee Networks Wirelessly with XCTUIoT environments are more and more complex today, as the Internet of Things grows to encompass an enormous range of use cases, from smart cities and street lighting to industrial applications., July 7, 2019 13:47:59 PCTFrom Trinamic: Advanced stepper motor module for six axes controlSupporting SixPoint ramping profiles and encoder inputs, the TMCM-6214 is a 6-axes motor controller/driver board for 2-phase stepper motors with up to 1.9A RMS and +24V supply., July 6, 2019 14:24:19 PCTFrom Nordic: Keeping Cryptocurrency Transactions SecureSecuX Technology has chosen Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity for its latest hardware wallet that protects the private keys and PIN codes used for cryptocurrency transactions., July 5, 2019 15:25:55 PCT[VIDEO] From Digi: A Successful Smart Water Management Solution using Digi IIoT ApplicationsUsing Digi cellular gateways and the New Boundary Technologies RemoteAware IIoT application service to monitor the status of critical equipment and infrastructure, technicians., July 3, 2019 13:45:55 PCTFrom Trinamic: High-Power BLDC/PMSM Gate DriverThe TMC6200 is the new high-voltage gate-driver with in-line motor current sensing for BLDC motors and PMSM servo motors of up to 100A using external MOSFETs., July 2, 2019 14:12:29 PCTFrom MediaTek: Smarter TVs, 8K and creating the total smart homeThe first commercial TV was launched 78 years ago, and since that time it has been the immovable centerpiece of home entertainment, even as its core technology has gone through huge inflection points., July 1, 2019 13:52:16 PCTFrom Murata: 400 Watt 1/8th Brick DC-DC converters support PMBus protocol for communicationMurata announces the introduction of its DSE Series, a fully isolated, 12Vout, 400W eighth brick DC-DC converter with a DOSA compliant digital interface to support the PMBus standard for communication and control., June 30, 2019 12:23:02 PCTFrom Digi: IIoT Edge Computing: Control Hardware at the Edge with GPIOIn this post, we will examine some IIoT data integration use case examples involving the Digi WR31 cellular router, which is a member of the Digi industrial router product line., June 29, 2019 15:58:19 PCTFrom Trinamic: Smart Motors Made SmallThe world's smallest PANdrive smart motor solution by Trinamic includes a NEMA8 stepper motor combined with the TMCM-1210 controller / driver for precise motion., June 28, 2019 14:10:25 PCTFrom Nordic: Nordic Thread Solution and IoT Core Demonstrated at Google I/OFrom the demos at Google I/O, it is clear a lot of work has been done to make scalable, secure IoT solutions that are easy to implement with Thread and Google Cloud IoT Core., June 27, 2019 15:23:40 PCTFrom Lattice: MachXO3D-Enabling Hardware SecurityWe live in an increasingly connected world, filled with communication systems, cloud computing and Edge devices working together to increase safety, comfort and convenience., June 26, 2019 12:28:15 PCTFrom Digi: Introducing the New AnywhereUSB Plus--the Next Generation of Secure Remote USB Hubs for IoTThe Challenge: Connectivity and Management of Devices Across the Enterprise, June 25, 2019 15:59:00 PCTFrom Trinamic: Internet of [Moving] Things: TMC5130 + Raspberry Pi 3B+This tutorial shall give a simple starter project for web-accessible motion applications. We?re working on a Raspberry Pi 3B+ with Raspian installed in combination with a TMC5130-BOB stepper driver breakout board., June 24, 2019 14:08:01 PCTFrom Nordic: Bluetooth Beacons in the RijksmuseumA Nordic Semiconductor Technical Product Manager explores the implementation of Bluetooth beacon technology at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam., June 23, 2019 15:21:47 PCTFrom Telit: What Spectrum Do 5G Networks Use?5G technology promises to deliver a cost and energy-efficient solution with close-to-universal device reach., June 22, 2019 11:46:47 PCTFrom Digi: Venturing Into the Fog of 5G Hype: An Interview with Harald RemmertIn this interview with Harald Remmert, Digi Director of Engineering and an expert in network technology, we examine what's real., June 21, 2019 15:59:19 PCTFrom Trinamic: Introducing the new TMC5160 SilentStepStickThe SilentStepSticks revolutionized the 3D printing industry, making 3D printers silent. With the more powerful TMC5160 SilentStepStick, makers can easily scale up their printers or transform their CNC routers or engraving machines., June 20, 2019 14:03:12 PCT[VIDEO] From MediaTek: MediaTek Helio P35 vs SD450This video highlights the comparative, real-time results of benchmarks, apps and games of the MediaTek Helio P35 versus its mainstream competitor chip. MediaTek Helio P35 easily proves to be the superior SoC thanks to its powerful 2.3GHz octa-core CPU, IM, June 19, 2019 13:50:14 PCT[Webinar] From Silicon Labs: Hands-On Bluetooth Xpress Virtual WorkshopJoin us for a hands-on virtual workshop to learn how Silicon Labs Bluetooth Xpress shortens your path to wireless development., June 18, 2019 12:59:56 PCTFrom Digi: Remote Device Management and Digi XBee CellularThis post shares an exciting new development--the integration of DRM and Digi XBee Cellular. To understand the role Digi XBee plays in IoT applications, it helps to illustrate the entire ecosystem of hardware, software and middleware as the "IoT stack.", June 17, 2019 15:59:33 PCTFrom Trinamic: Incremental Encoders for BLDC Motors and Stepper MotorsMonitoring drives not only increases the application?s efficiency, it also tells you the state they?re in. With the 4th Industrial Revolution well on its way, predictive maintenance will gain importance, fueled by smart ICs and encoders., June 16, 2019 13:57:57 PCTFrom Nordic: Bluetooth 5 for Remote Controlled ToysThe range advantages of Bluetooth 5 open up opportunities to use the communications protocol for a whole new application: remote-controlled toys and even drones., June 15, 2019 15:19:01 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: MediaTek Helio P35 vs SD450This video highlights the comparative, real-time results of benchmarks, apps and games of the MediaTek Helio P35 versus its mainstream competitor chip. MediaTek Helio P35 easily proves to be the superior SoC thanks to its powerful 2.3GHz octa-core CPU, IM, June 14, 2019 16:57:15 PCTNeed Reliability and High-Speed? Try Silicon Motion's PCIe FerriSSD | Symmetry BlogWith the continuing evolution of technology in the IoT industry, the demand for reliable high-speed data throughput for storage devices becomes more important. For industrial and embedded applications, data speeds are of little value though if the data t, June 13, 2019 11:17:57 PCTFrom Nordic: Connectivity For Massive IoT Device DeploymentsThere are many Cellular IoT modules and networks to choose from, but not all are created equal. When selecting IoT solution components, it?s important to look a layer deeper., June 12, 2019 13:52:07 PCTFrom Murata: Murata adds to lineup of isolated DC-DC converters for PoEMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has recently expanded its lineup of isolated DC-DC converters for Power over Ethernet (hereafter called PoE)., June 11, 2019 14:46:41 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek Helio P90 receives AI Chipset AwardMediaTek?s Helio P90 has won the Spring Compass Intelligence Award 2019, in the ?Emerging Tech? category. The win is in recognition of its performance leading APU 2.0 (AI processing unit)., June 9, 2019 16:55:33 PCTFrom Digi: Employing Wireless Edge Intelligence with Digi XBee MicroPythonAt Digi, we have been enhancing the MicroPython capabilities in our XBee? line for many months, and have rolled out a range of new features. But we will continually add enhancements to support edge intelligence in IoT applications. ?We?ve only just begun!, June 8, 2019 16:20:53 PCTFrom Nordic: Arm Platform Security Architecture: Can It Secure The IoT?Platform Security Architecture (PSA) is an initiative from Arm that aims to address some of the shortcomings with IoT security. It has the goal to demystify implementation choices and bring coherence to the IoT ecosystem., June 7, 2019 13:48:34 PCTThe Wireless Future | Symmetry BlogView Digi International's white paper on the future of IoT, June 7, 2019 13:01:22 PCTFrom Murata: Murata Commercialized compact Multi-output POL DC-DC converters for FPGAMurata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has commercialized the multi-output MonoBlock type POL series high-reliability DC-DC converters with high power density and low profile for FPGAs., June 6, 2019 14:44:03 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: Movement and Pose Tracking using AIUsing AI-enhanced depth mapping, the MediaTek Helio P90 can capture and track your moves in real-time, enabling the next generation of online AR experiences. By bringing easy access 3D capture to everyone, MediaTek Helio P90 opens the door for everything, June 4, 2019 16:53:58 PCTFrom Telit: How are First Responder Devices Built? The Tech Inside the ToolsFirst Responder Devices: What?s Inside Matters, June 3, 2019 15:35:18 PCTFrom Nordic: Tapping the Potential of Bug Reports from IoT DevicesWhen creating a connected product, issues such as upgrades, security and increased functionality often come to mind. How about product improvement through direct bug and usage reports?, June 2, 2019 13:44:41 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: Redpine Wi-Fi+Bluetooth SoC Delivers Dramatically Lower Power ConsumptionRedpine Signals has released a new report by the Tolly Group that shows its RS9116 and RS14100 multi-protocol Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth solutions delivering dramatically lower power consumption than other competing solutions in the market., June 1, 2019 15:47:04 PCTFrom Murata: Compact DC-DC converter for harsh Railway and Industrial conditionsMurata today announced the launch of the IRS-Q12 series, its latest encapsulated 1/16th brick DC-DC converter from Murata Power Solutions., May 31, 2019 14:41:24 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: Instant HDR photos using AIMediaTek Helio P90 integrates a triple image signal processor (ISP) design capable of 14-bit RAW and 10-bit YUV processing. Co-working with its APU 2.0, this hardware combination provides exceptional AI-camera experiences that can accurately detect faces, May 30, 2019 16:52:00 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: IoT Hero Allegion Electrifies Mechanical Products to Strengthen Building and Home SecurityEarlier this year, we spoke with Ryan Kincaid, an Allegion global hardware architect, who focuses on connectivity and the security of embedded systems. Allegion is a long-standing and trusted brand in mechanical security., May 29, 2019 15:28:45 PCTFrom Nordic: Introducing the Zerynth PlatformThe Zerynth platform is an ecosystem of software tools that simplifies firmware programming and secure cloud connections, making it well-suited to rapid IoT development., May 28, 2019 13:40:39 PCTFrom Nimbelink: NimbeLink Launches Asset Tracking Solution Across CanadaThe NimbeLink AT2 Asset Tracking Solution will enable TELUS customers to track the movement and condition of their assets across the country, May 27, 2019 15:42:56 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: How MediaTek brings the best 5G experienceMediaTek has developed essential 5G technologies that deliver the best possible user experience. These include Bandwidth Part Adaptation, Dynamic Power Sharing and HPUE Support, which feature in the Helio M70 and future 5G modems to ensure incredible powe, May 25, 2019 16:50:01 PCTFrom Digi: Digi Remote Manager, the IoT Stack, and Integration with AWS and AzureWelcome to the next installment in our series on IoT device management, featuring Digi Remote Manager? (DRM). In the first post in this series, we talked about the range of capabilities of DRM, including the ability to monitor and control distributed IoT, May 24, 2019 16:14:40 PCTFrom Nordic: How IoT-Based Predictive Maintenance Can Reduce CostsConnected sensors deployed in a smart way can detect trouble before it impacts processes or production, saving maintenance costs and avoiding downtime., May 23, 2019 13:34:32 PCTFrom Trinamic: Advanced stepper motor module for six axes controlSupporting SixPoint? ramping profiles and encoder inputs, the TMCM-6214 is a 6-axes motor controller/driver board for 2-phase stepper motors with up to 1.9A RMS and +24V supply., May 22, 2019 15:40:48 PCTFrom Murata: Lowest power, small form factor Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo module significantly improves battery lifeSmyrna, GA, March 21, 2019 ? Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. announced that it collaborated with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. to develop the Type 1LV (CYW43012) solution that is the lowest power, small form factor Wi-Fi? and Bluetooth? module., May 21, 2019 14:38:45 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: Here's 5G's real speed - live connection demoAt MWC 2019, MediaTek demonstrated a live 5G connection using its Helio M70 in conjunction with Nokia AirScale 5G Base Station and Anritsu?s Radio Communication Test Station MT8000A, emulating what you'll see in a real-world scenario., May 20, 2019 16:47:57 PCTFrom Digi: Digi Remote Manager for IoT Device Configuration, Security, Performance MonitoringWelcome to our series on IoT device management. As the Internet of Things grows, and device networks and edge computing architectures become more complex, it is important to be able to manage all those devices across the network., May 19, 2019 16:07:59 PCTFrom Nordic: The Importance of Product CertificationQuality electronic devices for smart home and industrial applications include marks and labels indicating that they have passed a variety of important tests. With the rise of the maker movement, certification has never been more important., May 18, 2019 13:31:53 PCTFrom Lattice: Implementing Low Cost Intelligence in Smart Retail ApplicationsI?m guessing the self-checkout experience has frustrated many of us, too: the PLU sticker for your apples is missing or a UPC code hasn?t been added to the store?s database yet. Interruptions like these often require employee assistance to get resolved., May 17, 2019 15:38:11 PCTFrom MediaTek: MediaTek states its "3A Strategy" at the Taiwan 5G Commercialization SummitAs 5G approaches commercialization, analysts report consumers voicing concerns about the availability of 5G mobile terminals, feature prices, and what it really means for the user experience., May 15, 2019 16:45:49 PCTFrom Digi: Digi Remote Manager, the IoT Stack, and Integration with AWS and AzureWelcome to the next installment in our series on IoT device management, featuring Digi Remote Manager? (DRM). In the first post in this series, we talked about the range of capabilities of DRM, including the ability to monitor and control distributed IoT, May 14, 2019 16:05:47 PCTFrom Digi: Remote Device Management and Digi XBee? CellularWelcome to the next post in our series on IoT device management with Digi Remote Manager? (DRM). In the first post in this series, we talked about the range of capabilities of DRM, including the ability to monitor and control distributed IoT devices and m, May 13, 2019 16:23:19 PCTFrom Nordic: Privacy and Bluetooth MeshThe difference between security and privacy is one of the most misunderstood aspects of the IoT revolution. Bluetooth mesh blows privacy problems out of the water., May 13, 2019 13:28:25 PCTFrom Telit: How 4G LTE, Cat 18, and NB-IoT Networks Improve IoT SecurityUnderstanding the Speed of Security with 4G LTE and Cat 18 Technology, May 12, 2019 15:33:34 PCTFrom Murata: Murata Announces World's Smallest, Most Efficient, Fully Integrated 6A Buck RegulatorANAHEIM, Calif. ? Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) ? Booth #1247 - March 18, 2019 ? Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. today announces the world?s smallest, most efficient, fully integrated 6A buck regulator., May 11, 2019 14:33:54 PCTFrom MediaTek: How Edge AI is widely changing smart devicesIn layman?s terms, ?edge? processing is ?local, in-device analysis.? This means that data is sampled and handled locally without the need to upload data beyond the device to cloud services for further processing. Hybrid Cloud computing is optimally decent, May 10, 2019 16:44:02 PCTFrom Digi: Employing Wireless Edge Intelligence with Digi XBee MicroPythonAt Digi, we have been enhancing the MicroPython capabilities in our XBee? line for many months, and have rolled out a range of new features. But we will continually add enhancements to support edge intelligence in IoT applications. ?We?ve only just begun!, May 9, 2019 16:00:39 PCTEnable Your World with Taiyo Yuden BT 5.0 ModulesTaiyo Yuden has an assortment of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) modules for any given application., May 9, 2019 15:58:06 PCTFrom Nordic: Inspiring 100,000 More Kids Into TechnologyAs a first step in their technology education, 100,000 schoolchildren across Norway will soon get their hands on a Nordic Semiconductor powered micro:bit., May 8, 2019 13:22:52 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Wireless Gecko Series 2 Brings Security, RF Performance to Commercial, Industrial and Smart Home ApplicationsWe?re excited to introduce the next generation of our Wireless Gecko platform, Series 2, which has been engineered to make IoT products more reliable, efficient, and powerful., May 7, 2019 15:00:50 PCTFrom MediaTek: Working together to bring brilliant 5G, and more, to marketMediaTek announced its Helio M70 5G modem late last year, uniquely offering both 4G and 5G EN-DC (dual connectivity) and 2G-through-5G NR multimode connectivity. Both Non-Standalone and later Standalone connection types are supported and, essentially, the, May 5, 2019 16:41:28 PCTFrom Digi: Remote Device Management and Digi XBee CellularWelcome to the next post in our series on IoT device management with Digi Remote Manager? (DRM). In the first post in this series, we talked about the range of capabilities of DRM, including the ability to monitor and control distributed IoT devices and m, May 4, 2019 13:56:44 PCTFrom Nordic: Join the Nordic Tech TourRegister for a free-of-charge seminar and learn all there is to know about our wireless solutions. All attendees will get a free Nordic Thingy:52 and nRF52840 Dongle., May 3, 2019 12:28:58 PCTFrom Nordic: "Feeding the World with Connected Crops"Growing enough food to feed the world?s exploding population is a rapidly accelerating challenge. Food production consumes considerable resources such as water and fertilizers. How can IoT play a part in the solution?In my last article, we looked at the, April 19, 2019 14:00:37 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Goes Cellular: Introducing the nRF91 Series"The fully-integrated nRF9160 system-in-package and development kit can do for Cellular IoT what Nordic Semiconductor?s Bluetooth Low Energy SoCs did for low power wireless development.The nRF91 Series are Nordic?s first family of low power cellular devi, April 17, 2019 13:59:52 PCTFrom Nordic: "The Worldwide Rollout of Cellular IoT"The global rollout of cellular IoT networks is gathering pace to support new NB-IoT and LTE-M solutions. We?ve rounded up many of the important announcements.The latest mobile network to support Internet of Things implementations consists of two new com, April 15, 2019 13:59:01 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth 5.1 Puts Bluetooth In Its Place"This week?s release of the Bluetooth 5.1 specification adds accurate positioning capability, a fundamental use case of many desired IoT applications.After the quantum leap delivered by Bluetooth 5 and all of the associated features, one might think it w, April 13, 2019 13:58:05 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink and Polte Team Up on Location Technologies for IoT Asset Tracking"Collaboration enhances 4G and 5G connectivity for AT series asset trackers from NimbeLink, April 12, 2019 10:36:24 PCTFrom Ethertronics: "Ethertronics Unveils 5G Millimeter Wave Test Services and Chamber, Solves Challenges of Testing 5G Antenna Performance"Ethertronics new 5G millimeter wave test services and test chamber solve challenges to effectively evaluate 5G antenna performanceDesigned for 5G device radio performance testing and validation for 28 GHz to 60 GHz millimeter wave bands, April 12, 2019 10:42:31 PCTFrom Nordic: "Smarter Farming with Connected Cattle"Industrialisation transformed farming. Could sensor technology and connectivity do the same all over again?Visit our resource page on Industrial IoTWe?re always on the lookout for interesting application areas for the Internet of Things. Although it?s, April 11, 2019 13:55:43 PCTFrom InvenSense: "Smartphone cameras get boost from TDK?s new image stabilization software controller, designed for Qualcomm Snapdragon Mobile Platforms"The biggest Mobile World Congress (MWC) smartphone imaging trends like larger image sensors, glass lens optics and optical zoom all require a new Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) approach to support these heavier premium optics.Camera modules containing, April 10, 2019 10:30:53 PCTHome Monitoring Company Notion Featured on Silicon Labs Interview | Symmetry BlogRecently, Notion, a maker of home monitoring sensors, was featured in an interview with Silicon Labs. Symmetry is proud to have worked with Notion to bring their products to life., April 10, 2019 14:02:23 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Collaborates with Device Makers and RF Leaders to Stimulate 5G Smartphone Innovation"Oppo, Vivo, Murata, Qorvo and Skyworks work with MediaTek to deliver a comprehensive set of 5G design tools, April 10, 2019 15:59:04 PCTFrom Trinamic: "New Range of Closed-Loop, Smart BLDC Motors"The PANdrive? PD42-x-1670 product family features Trinamic?s first smart motor solution with brushless DC motors. The 42mm flange size BLDC motors have an integrated hall sensor for closed-loop FOC-based operation., April 9, 2019 10:40:30 PCTFrom Nordic: "Why TrustZone Matters for IoT"IoT security remains the hot topic of the day. While discussions continue about the bigger picture, Arm TrustZone is a compelling technology for architected security at arguably the most vulnerable point in the chain, the ?thing? itself., April 9, 2019 13:54:25 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Accelerates Rollout of 5G with Comprehensive 5G Solutions for sub-6GHz"Helio M70, MediaTek?s multimode 5G modem, shown running 4.2Gbps 5G data transfer speeds ? the industry?s fastest sub-6GHz modem in live verified testing, April 8, 2019 15:57:32 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Digi Primary or Failover Connectivity Solutions"Digi primary or failover connectivity solutions are ideal for retailers, convenience and department stores, restaurants, digital signage, security systems, etc.Digi primary and failover connectivity solutions are ideal for retailers, restaurants, conven, April 8, 2019 11:03:52 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "New Tolly Group Report Shows Redpine Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth SoCs Deliver Dramatically Lower Power Consumption Versus Competition for IoT Applications" Up to 25x lower power in Wi-Fi standby associated tests compared to competing solutions from Cypress, Qualcomm and TI- Three years of battery life projected for smart lock applications and other IoT devices, April 7, 2019 10:37:54 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic nRF9160 SiP among first of major semiconductor vendor products to gain PSA Certification for IoT trusted security"Nordic?s cellular IoT module gains Arm Platform Security Architecture (PSA) certification scheme, PSA Certified Level 1 certification to improve IoT protection assurances and accelerate IoT device deployment, April 7, 2019 13:53:10 PCTFrom MediaTek: "KaiOS Technologies and MediaTek Collaborate to Deliver Affordable 3G/4G Smart Feature Phones"MediaTek Inc., a global fabless semiconductor company, and KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, the emerging mobile operating system for smart feature phones, today announced their collaboration to integrate KaiOS with a series of MediaTek chipsets to powe, April 6, 2019 15:51:44 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Digi IX14 LTE Industrial Router for Ultra-Reliable Connectivity in Extreme Environments"Bring a new generation of edge computing capabilities to industrial connectivity with the Digi IX14 LTE router. With both an Ethernet and serial port, customers can affordably link to a single IoT sensor or a network of sensors, virtually anywhere, with a, April 6, 2019 11:02:59 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata, Cypress and NXP Collaborate on Multi-Platform Wi-Fi? IoT Solution: Developers can Mix-and-Match Murata Modules Based on Cypress Wi-Fi? with NXP i.MX Processors for Optimized Connected Platforms for Faster Time-to-Market"Murata, Cypress and NXP Collaborate on Multi-Platform Wi-Fi? IoT Solution: Developers can Mix-and-Match Murata Modules Based on Cypress Wi-Fi? with NXP i.MX Processors for Optimized Connected Platforms for Faster Time-to-Market, April 5, 2019 10:24:08 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy sensor-based device transforms cycling helmet into live GPS tracker, crash detector, and safety beacon"ANGi by Specialized employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly send alerts of potentially serious accidents to rider?s emergency contacts via smartphone appNordic Semiconductor today announces that Specialized, a Morgan Hill, CA-based cycling equipment, April 5, 2019 13:47:20 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek and Keysight Technologies Demonstrate 5G NR Data Call Using Helio M70 Multi-Mode Modem with Integrated Baseband"Keysight?s 5G network emulation solution used with MediaTek?s Helio M70 to successfully demonstrate call and support for enhanced mobile broadband applications, April 4, 2019 15:46:58 PCTIsolation Tech 101, Part 4: Analog Isolators | Symmetry BlogThis article will provide an overview on analog isolators, how they work, and when to use them., April 4, 2019 11:12:18 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Unboxing the Digi 6350-SR Cellular Router"Watch this video to see Digi VP, Tom Butts, unbox the Digi 6350-SR and answer key questions such as, ?What is a cellular router?? and ?What is one of the most important factors in cellular data communication??The Digi 6350-SR cellular router is a high-p, April 4, 2019 10:58:47 PCTFrom Decawave: "Decawave to Deliver Ultra-Secure Mobile Transactions for Consumer Devices"World?s first ultra-wideband chipset family based on the new IEEE 802.15.4z standard enables unprecedented mobile transaction securityDecawave, the global leader in Ultra-Wideband (UWB) semiconductors, today announced the roadmap for, April 3, 2019 10:27:08 PCTFrom Nordic: "Multiprotocol development platform employs Nordic technology to support advanced Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth LE, Thread, and Zigbee smart-home product design"NodOn?s ?2.4GHz Platform? employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52840 SoC to provide concurrent, multiprotocol wireless connectivity for a wide range of smart-home devicesNordic Semiconductor today announces that France-based smart home and smart building c, April 3, 2019 12:03:03 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek and Nokia Successfully Complete Testing of Helio M70 5G Modem and the Nokia AirScale 5G Base Station for Commercial Readiness"MediaTek and Nokia in joint effort to expedite the next wave of 5G connectivity, April 2, 2019 15:43:50 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi International Highlights Latest IoT Connectivity Solutions and Customer Use Cases at Embedded World 2019"Digi to Exhibit ConnectCore 8X System-on-Modules (SOMs) and Single-Board-Computers (SBCs) and related Development Kits Along with Digi XBee3 Modules and Modems at Premier International IoT Event, April 2, 2019 10:56:25 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy watch collection delivers smartwatch functionality and stylish analog display"Kronaby?s hybrid smartwatch collection employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to act as the main controller as well as provide wireless connectivity to the user?s smartphone or tabletNordic Semiconductor today announces that Malm?, Sweden-based Kronaby, has laun, April 1, 2019 11:55:12 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Tracking Device Extends Geoforce Field Asset Tracking To Indoors"NimbeLink, a leading provider of cellular IoT solutions and services, announced today that Geoforce, a global provider of field asset tracking solutions, has integrated NimbeLink?s tracking device into its Track and Trace software platform., April 1, 2019 10:35:17 PCTFrom Digi: "Trimble and Digi Collaborate to Provide Fleets with Cold Chain Compliance Solution"Refrigerated Haulers Using Trimble Solutions Now Able to Implement SmartSense by Digi Trailer Tracking, March 31, 2019 10:55:20 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor-powered micro:bit to be distributed to 100,000 primary schoolchildren in Norway"A four-year, NOK19.95m ($2.3m) program will see the tiny computer put into the hands of all year 5 to 7 pupils in Norway?s primary schools to stimulate interest in computing and the IoTNordic Semiconductor today announces that the ?micro:bit?, a Nordic, March 30, 2019 11:53:09 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek and Nokia Successfully Complete Testing of Helio M70 5G Modem and the Nokia AirScale 5G Base Station for Commercial Readiness"MediaTek and Nokia in joint effort to expedite the next wave of 5G connectivity, March 30, 2019 15:42:08 PCTFrom Murata: "A Field Trial Utilizing a Soil Monitoring System to Visualize the Condition of Agricultural Land~Promoting measures against salt damage in the Mekong Delta region in cooperation with Can Tho University, Vietnam~"Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (head office: Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto; Chairman of the Board and President: Tsuneo Murata) is promoting measures to address salinity impact to agricultural land by conducting field trials utilizing a soil monitoring system tha, March 29, 2019 10:22:50 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi International Launches Digi IX14 ? Intelligent Edge Computing Router For Critical Assets"Router Provides Reliable, Efficient, Low-cost IoT Connectivity for Devices Located in Rugged, Demanding Environments, March 29, 2019 10:54:19 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek and Rohde and Schwarz Continue Collaboration to Advance mmWave Measurement Technology for 5G"MediaTek leverages Rohde and Schwarz?s high performance turnkey OTA system for device transmitter and receiver tests to meet the challenges of 5G deployment, March 28, 2019 15:38:22 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic partners with one of world?s largest international cellular data carriers, iBASIS, to offer ultra-easy global connectivity for its nRF9160 cellular IoT module"Every Nordic Semiconductor nRF9160 Development Kit now ships with a globally-usable iBASIS eSIM to enable automatic and instant ?out-of-the-box? cellular LTE-M and NB-IoT connectivity and roaming in a long and growing list of countries with cellular IoT n, March 28, 2019 11:50:49 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK sensors enhance the new purpose-built Qualcomm? Robotics RB3 platform for consumer, enterprise and industrial robot manufacturers and developers"TDK?s InvenSense ICM-42688 motion sensor eliminates critical sensor fusion timing errors, ensuring highly accurate timing of the sensor outputs relative to the clock domain of the new Qualcomm Robotics RB3 platform?s fusion engine in the sensor hub.These, March 27, 2019 10:29:08 PCTFrom Digi: "Embedded World 2019: Innovation, Give-Aways and Refreshments in the Digi International Booth"Embedded World 2019 is here! We are looking forward to meeting and greeting visitors from all over the world who are excited about what?s next in the Internet of Things. Join us at the show in Nuremburg, February 26 to 28, 2019.Throughout the show, you, March 27, 2019 10:53:24 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy insulin injection monitor records dosage information and wirelessly transmits data to smartphone app"DIABNEXT?s ?CLIPSULIN? device attaches to insulin pens and employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly send recorded insulin injection data via Bluetooth LE or NFC.Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Taiwan-based DIABNEXT, a healthcare services co, March 26, 2019 11:43:28 PCTFrom MediaTek: "du Accelerates 5G-based Smart City Ambitions With Launch of Next Generation Narrow-Band IoT services in Collaboration with Nokia, Affirmed Networks and MediaTek"Consortium uses latest 3GPP version of NB IoT ? Release 14 to offer a low power, cost effective wide area (LWPA) technology to empower growth of IoT networks and devices, March 26, 2019 15:35:01 PCTFrom Digi: "The ROI of IoT: Show Us the Money"The Internet of Things (IoT) is a growing phenomenon across home automation, smart cities, and a wide range of industries. If you have evaluated the idea of deploying IoT devices to manage processes you are currently handling manually, but have not yet mo, March 25, 2019 10:47:26 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Expands Collaboration with Google to Bring Machine Learning to Mid-Market Smartphones"Helio P90 enables smartphone developers to easily apply machine learning techniques to apps, March 24, 2019 15:32:17 PCTFrom Nordic: "The nRF52840 wins RF/Microwave category of Electronic Products magazine's "Product of the Year" awards"Nordic?s advanced Bluetooth 5/Thread 1.1/Zigbee PRO solution takes a top prize in highly-regarded electronic design publication?s long-running award programNordic Semiconductor today announces that its nRF52840 System-on-Chip (SoC), an advanced, single-, March 24, 2019 11:39:24 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix to Showcase Scalable and Secure Out-of-Band Management Solutions at Cisco Live"Company Also Introduces a New Line-Up of SFP Transceivers for its Industry-Leading SLC 8000 Advanced Console Manager, March 23, 2019 10:14:42 PCTFrom Digi: "Where the Cloud Meets the Edge at #ew19"The Embedded World trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany brings together the world of embedded systems with over 32,000 attendees, over 1,000 exhibitors from the embedded sector, and subject matter experts speaking from over 52 countries. This year, the Digi t, March 23, 2019 10:46:12 PCTFrom Decawave: "Two Important Milestones for UWB"As you may have seen, today saw the public unveiling of the UWB Alliance, a global not-for-profit organization that aims to bring together the technology suppliers, developers and customers that make up the UWB industry. Decawave is proud to be a founding, March 22, 2019 10:26:14 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Anritsu?s MT8000A 5G Tester Contributes to Verify the Advanced Technologies of MediaTek?s 5G Modem"MT8000A confirms MediaTek Helio M70 readiness for 5G rollout, March 22, 2019 15:31:25 PCTFrom Nordic: "Norwegian mobile operator Telenor announces close cooperation with Nordic Semiconductor to capitalize on growth in IoT"With strong growth expected within the Internet of Things (IoT) market across multiple industries, two world-class Norwegian companies collaborate to make it easy to develop IoT applications on nationwide 4G networks using fast and robust wireless network, March 21, 2019 11:37:57 PCTThe Importance of Form Factor (or, How to Make Your Life Easier) | Symmetry BlogWhile there may not be a uniform agreement among all manufacturers on the form factors of similar components, top manufacturers know how to make an engineer's job easier. Read more about finding the right form factor., March 21, 2019 11:59:47 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Bringing Smartphone Experiences to the Next Level"This is part two of a three part series on Technology Trends to Watch in 2019. Read the first article here.Smartphones are changing the way we connect with friends, share memories, have fun and get work done. Here?s a look at what?s next for smartphone, March 20, 2019 15:26:05 PCTFrom Digi: "Introducing an Affordable, Industrial IoT Cellular Router for Remote Monitoring and System Automation Connectivity"The next gen Digi? IX14 LTE router provides a highly secure and resilient Industrial IoT connectivity solution for applications in demanding environments.Engineer in energy control roomDigi International recently released the Digi IX14 LTE router, the, March 20, 2019 10:45:10 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit?s New WL865E4-P Module Enables Enterprise-Grade Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Low Energy IoT"Featuring ultra-low power consumption, an integrated security suite and dedicated CPUs, the new module is ideal for a wide variety of battery-powered and mission-critical IoT applicationsThe WL865E4-P is the latest addition to Telit?s low-power Wi-Fi mo, March 19, 2019 09:40:04 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Introduces Global LTE Category M1/NB-IoT Industrial Router"Extended Coverage Options and 2G Fallback, Where Available, Simplify Supply Chain and Logistics With a Single SKU for Global IoT DeploymentsJoins Award-Winning Family of MultiConnect rCell 100 Routers, March 19, 2019 09:17:29 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Google?s ML Kit arrives on the powerful P90"MediaTek and Google are bringing support for Google's ML Kit to the MediaTek Helio P90 in Q1 2019, enabling app developers to easily tap the advantages of machine learning. This is a continuation of the collaboration between Google and MediaTek using powe, March 18, 2019 15:23:36 PCTFrom Nordic: "New Direction Finding feature opens up new opportunities for Bluetooth and Nordic Semiconductor"On January 28th the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) released a new v5.1 version of the Bluetooth Core Specification supporting a brand-new feature called Direction Finding. This enhances existing Bluetooth Locationing Services with improved accurac, March 18, 2019 11:30:13 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata Develops Millimeter-wave RF Antenna Module Contributing to the Creation of Next-generation High-speed Wireless NetworksDevelopment of a Millimeter-wave (60GHz) RF Antenna Module"Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (head office: Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto; Chairman of the Board and President: Tsuneo Murata) has commercialized and begun mass-production of a millimeter-wave (60GHz*1) RF antenna module that makes possible the high-speed broadb, March 17, 2019 10:20:28 PCTFrom Digi: "IoT in Healthcare: Applications and Use Cases"The growth of IoT into nearly every business space ? from medical devices and healthcare IoT applications to industrial ?IIoT? use cases ? is amazing to behold. In this series on the range of applications for the Internet of Things, we share examples that, March 17, 2019 10:41:41 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Transforms Wireless Broadband Networking with Blazing Fast 5G Wireless Speeds"Telit announces new data cards based on the Qualcomm? Snapdragon? X55 5G modem and RF Front-End solutions, the latest in a series of first to market introductions based on Qualcomm Technologies? chipsetsFeaturing support for 5G in millimeter wave (mmWav, March 16, 2019 09:39:14 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek wins a Golden Mousetrap Award 2019"Design News? 2019 Golden Mousetrap Awards has announced that the MediaTek Helio P60 has been awarded Gold (first place) in the Electronics and Test: Embedded Computing/Processing category. It prevailed over the silver winner, Analog Device Inc. RadioVerse A, March 16, 2019 14:33:20 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy module provides integrated development platform for IoT, beacons, and mesh implementation"Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC powers CWD?s 'CBTMN32' module, enabling users with limited RF design experience to develop complex wireless applicationsNordic Semiconductor today announces that Mumbai-based technology company, CWD Innovations, Nordic?s first offi, March 15, 2019 11:29:03 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Joins CBRS Alliance to Promote Private LTE for Resilient Industrial Internet of Things"Announces the Development of a Private-LTE Test Lab at Minnesota Headquarters, March 15, 2019 09:12:58 PCTIsolation Tech 101, Part 3: Isolated Analog / Digital Converters | Symmetry BlogThis article will provide an overview on isolated analog/digital converters, how they work, and when to use them., March 14, 2019 11:34:46 PCTFrom MediaTek: "The future of smartphone AI is at the edge"The era of practical artificial intelligence has truly arrived. In conjunction with the numerous sensors and cameras found in smartphones, edge AI processing has reached a point where AI-enhancements to applications are effective, immediate and - essentia, March 14, 2019 14:32:22 PCTFrom Digi: "From Lollipop to Oreo: Digi Embedded for Android with Backward Compatibility"Last week we announced that we were rolling out support for Android Oreo. The distribution is now fully available, with documentation.Digi Embedded for Android is the custom distribution for Digi?s ConnectCore range of embedded System-On-Modules and Sin, March 14, 2019 10:20:37 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Introduces OneEdge and Shortens Path to IoT Monetization"Telit OneEdge is a next generation software suite for IoT modules enabling a seamless transition to cellular low power wide area (LPWA) technologies, March 13, 2019 09:38:21 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Get DTS:X first on MediaTek Smart TVs"Xperi and MediaTek are bringing the latest DTS:X standard to MediaTek powered smart TVs in the second half of 2019. The new DTS:X TV solution is an efficient DTS decoder designed for entry/mainstream smart TVs, and is backward compatible with all DTS-enco, March 12, 2019 14:31:32 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor wins 2018 GSA Award for ?Most respected emerging public semiconductor company achieving $100 to $500 million in annual sales?"Nordic Semiconductor has been named the ?Most respected emerging public semiconductor company achieving $100 million to $500 million in annual sales? by the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) international trade organizationFor almost a quarter century, March 12, 2019 11:27:18 PCTDigi Hosting Design Content for a Chance to Win a 3D Printer! Submit Your IoT Connectivity Project Idea!Want a chance to win a Sonos One Wireless Speaker, Apple iPad, or Dremel Digilab 3D20 3D Printer?, March 11, 2019 16:44:45 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Launches LensTM, the World?s First Toolset for Secure, Distributed, Scalable LoRaWAN Enterprise Networks"Enables Resource-Efficient Deployment and Management of Local LoRaWAN Networks at ScaleWorks with Leading MultiTech IoT Gateways and Any LoRaWAN-Compliant End Devices, March 11, 2019 09:11:24 PCTFrom Digi: "Wireless Configuration with the Digi XBee Mobile App ? XCTU for Mobile"Digi XBee? Mobile is an iOS and Android compatible app for connecting and configuring Digi XBee3 devices using their new onboard Bluetooth. If you are familiar with Digi XCTU, you will immediately have a comfort level with the mobile version, which provid, March 11, 2019 09:44:36 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Partners with Boatrax to Create a First-of-its-kind Smart IoT Boat Monitoring Solution"Boatrax is making life better for boat owners and enabling real-time monitoring at the 2019 Miami International Boat Show, March 10, 2019 09:37:12 PCTFrom MediaTek: "9 exciting ways to use P90's powerful AI"If you're interested in developing an AI-enhanced application for Helio-powered smartphones, learn more about the epic performance MediaTek Helio P90 has to offer, and how we're creating the best ecosystem for AI application developers. Here are some exci, March 10, 2019 14:29:52 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Top 3 Ways to Reduce Risk and Complexity of your IoT Projects"Part 2 ? Innovating the Product Development Process of IoT projectsInnovation is the catalyst for growth and productivity. Apple innovator Steve Jobs even said it himself: ?It?s the only way to win. ?But innovation in the age of the Internet of Things, March 9, 2019 10:14:33 PCTFrom Nordic: "Multiprotocol dongle delivers powerful, long-range wireless connectivity solution for M2M Internet of Things product development"Raytac?s ?MDBT50Q-RX? dongle integrates Nordic?s nRF52840 SoC, eliminating the need for RF design expertise and speeding time to market for complex M2M IoT applicationsNordic Semiconductor today announces that Taiwan-based Raytac Corporation has selecte, March 9, 2019 11:26:03 PCTFrom Digi: "Excelsior Crossings Welcomes Digi Employees to New Headquarters"Today at Digi International, site movers, the Digi IT team and other personnel were still hard at work getting everything in place, but it is official: Digi International headquarters is now located at Excelsior Crossings, 9350 Excelsior Blvd., Suite 700,, March 8, 2019 09:43:27 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Looking To the Future with Rich IoT"With each New Year comes new technology. Across segments, an emphasis on user experience and automation influences the way we, as consumers, interact with technology and each other. While new developments continue to increase user expectations and consume, March 8, 2019 14:28:58 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Awarded Best Healthcare Communication Equipment Manufacturer 2018 by GHP"Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of M2M and IoT communication devices, today announced recognition by GHP Magazine as the Best HealthCare Communication Equipment Manufacturer in 2018.The GHP Technology Awards 2018 were establishe, March 7, 2019 09:07:49 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit ME910C1-K1 LTE IoT Module Receives Category M1 Certification by SK Telecom"Highly efficient power usage and ultra-reliable connectivity make the ME910C1-K1 ideal for a wide variety of battery-powered and general IoT applicationsAs the latest LTE module certified by SK Telecom, the ME910C1-K1 highlights Telit?s ongoing commitme, March 7, 2019 09:36:05 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi connected smart air-quality solution monitors household air pollution levels"SoluM?s 'Keyco Air' sensor-based monitor employs Nordic nRF52832 SoC wireless connectivity to send indoor air, humidity, and temperature data to user's smartphone or tabletNordic Semiconductor today announces that Yongin, Korea-based technology company,, March 6, 2019 11:24:04 PCTIsolation Tech 101, Part 2: Isolated Gate Drivers | Symmetry BlogThis article will provide an overview on isolated gate drivers, how they work, and when to use them., March 6, 2019 11:29:23 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio P90 makes EDN Hot 100 Products of 2018"The EDN Hot 100 recognizes some of the most significant and useful new developments of 2018. The items were drawn from coverage by EDN and its sister publications, providing a comprehensive coverage of insights into the best products., March 6, 2019 14:03:23 PCTFrom Digi: "Announcing Support for Android Oreo on Digi ConnectCore 6 SOMs and SBCs"Digi is pleased to announce we are rolling out support this week for Android 8.0 Oreo ? a release Google describes as ?smarter, faster, more powerful and sweeter than ever.?Android is a well-known operating system for mobile devices, but it?s also incre, March 5, 2019 09:42:30 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Solving Wi-Fi Power Consumption Issues in IoT ApplicationsThere is a huge demand today for adding Wi-Fi connectivity to IoT applications because of the many advantages over other wireless protocols (Zigbee, Bluetooth, etc.) such as longer range, native IP connectivity, and high bandwidth. For millions of IoT app, March 5, 2019 11:49:19 PCTFrom Telit: "LTE Cat 18 Ultra High Speed IoT Applications for Enterprise Networking"By 2025, the number of mobile phones, laptops, internet appliances, tables and other Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices is expected to triple to 75.4 billion devices from 23.14 billion devices in 2018. As businesses expand their reach globally, s, March 4, 2019 14:17:55 PCTFrom MediaTek: "The MediaTek Helio P90 Infographic"The MediaTek Helio P90 Infographic, March 4, 2019 16:28:42 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi 6310-DX LTE Router with Digi CORE Plug-In Modem"Digi 6310-DX LTE Router with Digi CORE Plug-In ModemThe simplest and most affordable way to eliminate network downtime is with the Digi 6310-DX LTE Router. This LTE router adds instant business continuity to any location with primary or backup LTE conne, March 3, 2019 15:00:14 PCTFrom Nordic: "IoT Innovations at CES 2019"Every year, the Consumer Electronics Show is a razzle-dazzle of shiny new things. We dig a little deeper to discover the true IoT innovations on show at this year?s showpiece event.As always, this year?s CES in Las Vegas was a fantastic showcase of new, March 2, 2019 15:22:09 PCTFrom MediaTek: "What will 5G do for me?"This decade, 4G - compared to 3G and 2G - has already delivered huge gains in performance: from 150Mbit/s to over 1GBit. Through the next decade, 5G is building on this with not just an evolutionary growth in bandwidth, but also better use of wireless spe, March 1, 2019 16:27:58 PCTFrom Telit: "The State of 5G and IoT | Current and Future Applications"5G and IoT ? Emerging Tech with Endless Use Cases, March 1, 2019 14:16:53 PCTFrom Digi: "Introducing the Digi WR54 and Digi WR64 Cellular Routers"Introducing the Digi WR54 and Digi WR64 Cellular RoutersLearn how you can combine multiple communications applications with a single, secure cellular router with truly segmented private and public data flow.Transportation and industrial operations req, February 28, 2019 14:58:45 PCTFrom Nordic: "People-First Design for Smart Cities"Technological solutions are ready to deal with the massive growth in urbanisation, but the focus must be in the right place for them to be effective.In China and the Middle East new cities are being built from scratch, while others around the world cont, February 27, 2019 15:20:15 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Everything MediaTek announced at CES 2019"In case you missed anything, here?s a run-down of everything we announced at CES 2019. At the MediaTek press event, David Ku, CFO, stated that our ambition is to bring AI everywhere with a wide-ranging ecosystem of edge AI hardware processing solutions pa, February 27, 2019 16:26:30 PCTFrom Telit: "IoT Cybersecurity Risks are an Ever-Growing Threat ? LTE Networks are the Answer"In the faster, smaller digital age, better cybersecurity begins with smarter network solutions. For enterprise networks looking to expand their capabilities, a secure, ultra-high-speed wireless connection is just the beginning., February 26, 2019 13:21:01 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Open Acoustic Devices Takes Low Power to New Heights for Wildlife ConservationRecently, we had the opportunity to speak with Alex Rogers, Professor of Computer Science at Oxford University. One of his recent projects exploring technology and zoology resulted in the creation of a small, low-power acoustic device built to record the, February 25, 2019 11:34:29 PCTFrom Digi: "Introducing Digi WR54: Reliable, High-Speed Continuous Connectivity for Transportation and Industrial Markets"Cellular Router Unlocks Increasing Speed Capabilities of Cellular Networks for Mission Critical Applications in Demanding Environments, February 25, 2019 14:36:48 PCTFrom Nordic: "Wireless Network Topologies"Choosing the most appropriate network layout is vital to the efficient operation of any system. For wireless networks, this is highly relevant as it is tightly coupled to factors such as latency, power, speed and redundancy.Modern networks consist of ma, February 24, 2019 15:19:17 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Named IoT Semiconductor Company of the Year"MediaTek has kicked-off 2019 on a high! It?s been awarded the ?IoT Semiconductor of the Year? award from IoT Breakthrough, an independent organization that rates best companies, technologies and products across the IoT market. With 3,500 submissions from, February 24, 2019 16:25:33 PCTFrom InvenSense: "Coursa Retail announces the world?s first infrastructure-free store associate efficiency monitoring solution"Rapidly scales to thousands of storesDelivers in-aisle insights with meter-level precisionProvides detailed activity analytics by aisle and departmentShows real-time insights into interactions between shoppers and associatesUtilizes store-issued or BY, February 23, 2019 16:09:00 PCTFrom Digi: "Introducing a Transit-Grade Cellular Router for Fleets and Industrial Applications"The new Digi? WR54 LTE-Advanced router provides a hardened, robust communication solution for transit and industrial applications in demanding conditions.Digi International recently released the Digi WR54 multi-LTE router, built with a hardened MIL-SPEC, February 22, 2019 14:35:49 PCTFrom Multitech: "MultiTech Receives 2018 IoT Edge Computing Excellence Award from IoT Evolution World"Las Vegas, Nevada ? Jan. 8, 2019 ? Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of M2M and IoT communication devices, announced today announced that its MultiConnect? DragonflyTM has received a 2018 IoT Edge Computing Excellence Award from IoT, February 22, 2019 16:52:30 PCTFrom MediaTek: "9 things the Helio P90 AI can do that other smartphones can't"The MediaTek Helio P90's APU 2.0 (AI Processing Unit) is a hybrid design of multiple AI hardware units that - together with its powerful CPU and GPU - generates a leading performance other smartphones can't match. As demonstrated by its ETHZ AI benchmark, February 21, 2019 16:24:27 PCTFrom Nordic: "2019: The Year of Cellular IoT"With a major infrastructure rollout and a new Nordic product on its way, Cellular IoT is set to leap ahead of competing LPWAN technologies in the coming year.While low power wide area network (LPWAN) technologies have gotten off to a solid start, 2019 lo, February 21, 2019 15:17:08 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK MEMS extends automotive motion sensor solutions improving navigation through tunnels, parking garages, and high-temperature environments"MEMS SensorsOnly automotive-qualified inertial measurement unit (IMU) that is fully compatible (pin, package, register, and software) with a 3-axis automotive accelerometer, and a 3-axis automotive gyroscopeSmallest 6-axis automotive-qualified device w, February 20, 2019 16:08:10 PCTIsolation Tech 101, Part 1: Digital Isolators | Symmetry BlogThis article will provide an overview on digital isolators, how they work, and when to use them., February 20, 2019 14:52:23 PCTFrom Nordic: "IoT Wireless Architecture"Before evaluating the various connectivity options for your IoT project, it?s important to understand the functional architecture of IoT solutions.IoT solutions require secure, bidirectional communication between devices, which could number anywhere bet, February 19, 2019 15:16:18 PCTFrom Digi: "IoT Applications for Retail"With NRF 2019, ?Retail?s Big Show,? upon us, IoT applications in the retail space are on the minds of many. How do the technology advances of recent years support these applications? What aspects of IoT are being deployed throughout the retail space? The, February 18, 2019 14:34:58 PCTFrom MediaTek: "7 reasons the Helio P35 should power your next smartphone"Reason 1: Super camerasThe MediaTek Helio P series focuses on providing the best-in-class camera hardware, and the P35 is no exception. Dual camera arrays of up to 13+8MP are supported, with popular depth of field/bokeh photography that can give stunn, February 18, 2019 16:23:31 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "A range of VHF and UHF access antennas from EAD"Over the past few months, EAD has been working hard to develop VHF and UHF access antennas, a modular range of products to address new and existing VHF applications. Before the advent of cellular communications, most radio networks operated at VHF and UHF, February 17, 2019 16:49:35 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK launches premium motion sensor optimized for optical and computational image stabilization applications"MEMS SensorsThe new InvenSense CORONA ICM-42622 6-axis motion sensor delivers unparalleled sensor performance for enhanced 4-axis optical and computational stabilization techniques for still images and video.The newest sensor introduces industry-leadin, February 17, 2019 16:07:15 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy air quality sensor system measures air pollution levels and environmental data to ensure safe and healthy working and living conditions"The ?Hibou? air quality sensor system employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52832 SoC to deliver wireless connectivity and manage complex sensor algorithmsNordic Semiconductor today announces that Smart Sensor Devices, a Stockholm, Sweden-based Internet of, February 16, 2019 15:15:33 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Video: See how the MediaTek's APU multi-core, multi-threading works"See how the APU (AI Processing Unit) works in the MediaTek Helio P70. It's multi-cored, multi-threaded design with an intelligent work scheduler means our best ever performance and efficiency., February 15, 2019 16:22:49 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK announces Coursa Drive, the world?s first high-precision inertial-aided positioning software for autonomous vehicles"MEMS SensorsInertial-only decimeter-precise positions provided during short GNSS or perception system outages/uncertaintiesHigh-rate, 100 Hz position and orientation updates supplied to the autonomous vehicle (AV) systemGNSS-agnostic software solution, February 14, 2019 16:05:22 PCTFrom Digi: "Four Ways to Demonstrate the Value of Hardware Enabled, Software Defined Technology at #CES2019"The business of consumer technologies touches nearly every part of our lives from business, work, health, and life which is why CES is the largest meeting place for innovators, business leaders, and thinkers to share insights, discuss trending topics, and, February 14, 2019 14:33:43 PCTFrom Nordic: "Power management solution for Bluetooth Low Energy IoT applications reduces Nordic SoC sleep mode power consumption increasing battery life up to 10x"Nanopower?s ?nP-BLE52 module? can reduce the power consumption of Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to 10nA in sleep mode and wake up the chip on a predetermined schedule or based on sensor threshold valuesNordic Semiconductor today announces that Skien, Norway-bas, February 13, 2019 15:14:56 PCTFinding the Universal Linear Hall-Effect Sensor for Every Application | Symmetry BlogLet's take a look at how engineers can look for plain and simple linear hall-effect sensors that can be relied on, while also being light on the budget., February 13, 2019 15:41:53 PCTFrom Multitech: "Students Nationwide Discover the Possibilities of LoRaWAN Networks"Utilize Leading MultiTech IoT Solutions to Develop Innovative Use Cases Across a Wide Range of Industries, Including Agriculture and Oil and Gas Markets, February 12, 2019 16:51:45 PCTThe New Stages of IoT, and Why It Matters (Even For Engineers) | Symmetry BlogWith IoT invading into every industry in every form imaginable, will IoT ever finally move beyond pure invention and become a refined tech staple? Or will it continue to conform to the latest trends without any sign of stability?, February 12, 2019 15:42:03 PCTFrom MediaTek: "The MediaTek Helio P90 is the fastest ever in AI performance!"Leading the ETHZ benchmark rankings with a score of 25,645, the MediaTek Helio P90 platform is the fastest at AI processing in any smartphone! The ETHZ benchmark suite comprehensively tests AI performance across a number of tasks including, Object Recog, February 12, 2019 16:22:08 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "4 x 4 LTE MIMO antenna has arrived at EAD"EAD is pleased to introduce a 4 x 4 LTE MIMO antenna for external fixed and mobile applications. Based on the innovative LPO antenna, this new platform has four broadband 690-2960 MHz elements co-existing inside one low profile radome. An active GPS/GLONA, February 11, 2019 16:48:56 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy Netatmo Smart Smoke Alarm offers Apple HomeKit-compatible solution for better home protection"The Netatmo Smart Smoke Alarm employs Nordic Semiconductor nRF52832 SoC wireless connectivity to send real time alerts to the user's smartphone or tabletNordic Semiconductor today announces that the leading French smart home company, Netatmo, has select, February 10, 2019 15:14:22 PCTFrom InvenSense: "Chirp Microsystems and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. collaborate to bring inside-out 6-DoF controller tracking to mobile VR/AR headsets"MEMS SensorsJoint effort pairs Chirp?s ultrasonic technology with the Qualcomm? Snapdragon? Mobile XR (VR/AR) Platform to enable ultra-wide field-of-view, inside-out controller tracking for mobile VR/AR at 1/100 power of other solutions.January 8, 2019, February 10, 2019 16:04:38 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi XBee3 Cellular SMS ActivityBot"The Digi XBee3? Cellular SMS ActivityBot is an educational robot that can be controlled with text messages from any cell phone, anywhere in the world. The ActivityBot, made by Digi?s friends at, is designed for first-time robot-builders and i, February 10, 2019 14:32:42 PCTFrom AMD: "Shared Values: Reflecting on 2018"2018 was another significant year in AMD?s progress in our multi-year strategy in high-performance computing and graphics. Over the past year, we launched 23 new AMD Ryzen? processors for desktops and laptops; latest numbers indicate about a 12% increase, February 9, 2019 16:19:17 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Google and MediaTek are partnering on AR and Lens visual search"MediaTek and Google are collaborating to bring Google AR and Lens visual search tool to MediaTek Helio P90-powered smartphones. MediaTek has worked closely with Google to pre-test ARCore on its Helio P90 chipset to provide OEMs, developers and users a sup, February 9, 2019 16:21:20 PCTFrom Multitech: "Power of IoT in Agriculture Realized in MultiTech?s Joint Solution with Technolution"New Sense2Grow Platform Utilizes LoRaWAN to Access Critical Data to Ensure Optimal Growing Conditions, February 9, 2019 16:50:58 PCTFrom Decawave: "Two Important Milestones for UWB"As you may have seen, today saw the public unveiling of the UWB Alliance, a global not-for-profit organization that aims to bring together the technology suppliers, developers and customers that make up the UWB industry. Decawave is proud to be a founding, February 8, 2019 16:17:49 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor demonstrates new nRF9160 SiP for cellular IoT and class-leading nRF52 Series Bluetooth 5, Thread, and Zigbee SoCs at CES 2019"Nordic?s unique nRF9160 System-in-Package, bringing cellular IoT to any application, will make its show debut following global availability at the world?s leading consumer electronics show. In addition, the award-winning nRF52840 Bluetooth LE/Bluetooth 5, February 7, 2019 15:13:47 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Compact wall-mount antennas can address many applications"Compact wall-mount antennas based on EAD?s popular WCO product range offer flexible and discreet waterproof, outdoor antenna solutions for access to VHF, UHF, cellular and WiFi networks. Built on a common platform with a robust UV-resistant, weatherproof, February 7, 2019 16:48:14 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK announces new Chirp SonicTrack? inside-out 6-DoF ultrasonic controller tracking solution for all-in-one VR"TDK announces new Chirp SonicTrack? inside-out 6-DoF ultrasonic controller tracking solution for all-in-one VRChirp?s tiny ?sonar on a silicon chip? enables ultra-wide field-of-view, inside-out controller tracking for mobile VR/AR at 1/1000 power of oth, February 6, 2019 16:02:47 PCTFrom MediaTek: "9 reasons why the Helio P90 should be in your next smartphone"1. AI Performance with No CompromisesWith a large percentage of smartphone users already using AI through camera: facial recognition, AR stickers, portrait shots and more, tThe demand for edge-AI performance in smartphones outpaces everything else., February 6, 2019 16:20:43 PCTFrom Digi: "2018 Year in Review: Our IoT Announcements You May Have Missed"We are excited about the 2019 year ahead, here at Digi International, where we?ve been turning up the heat on all things IoT, from embedded devices to high-performance routers, complete solutions for supply chain and food service monitoring, and tools for, February 6, 2019 14:31:51 PCTFrom Lattice: "Proven Human Presence Simplified"With the evolution of SMART cities, homes and factories, there is a multitude of situations that demand accurate proof of the presence of a person?and perhaps his or her positioning and actions. In a modern factory using Industrial IoT (IIoT)/ Industry 4., February 5, 2019 15:35:39 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy-powered hand gesture recognition device enables hands-free smartphone operation and audio control whether on the road or in the home"H.P.B HI-TECH CORP's 'HPBWAVE1S' employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF51822 SoC to provide low latency wireless connectivity between the device and the user's smartphoneNordic Semiconductor today announces that Taiwan-based gesture control solutions develo, February 4, 2019 15:12:57 PCTFrom Telit: "C-Band Spectrum: The Next Step Towards Bringing 5G to Life"For a while now, industry analysts, players, and authorities ? including GSA, GSMA, and Ericsson ? have been heralding the dramatic growth of mobile broadband (MBB) data traffic that will likely happen over the next 10?15 years. Meanwhile, LTE is position, February 4, 2019 14:25:04 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Bluetooth Device Tracking with Tile"The objective of this blog is to show you the steps necessary to use an existing Micrium OS USBD example and add a different class and demo using the EFM32GG11.Baseline ProjectSince the Gecko SDK currently ships with a ?micriumos_usbdhidmouse? project, February 3, 2019 14:04:13 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "PRESS RELEASE ? NimbeLink Broadens Its Family of Asset Tracking Solutions with the Introduction of the Low Cost, Power Friendly AT4 at CES 2019"Capable of delivering tracking data indoors and out, the AT4 solution includes tightly integrated hardware, software, connectivity and service in an exceptionally small footprint., February 3, 2019 16:12:31 PCTFrom InvenSense: "TDK launches portfolio of sensors and technologies enabling the next-generation of all-in-one VR platforms"MEMS SensorsInvenSense CORONA? family of motion sensors optimized for head-mounted-displays (HMDs) and handheld controllers.Chirp SonicTrack? inside-out 6-DoF ultrasonic controller tracking solution for all-in-one (AIO) virtual reality systems.Sensor f, February 2, 2019 15:57:05 PCTFrom Digi: "Accelerate With Digi for IoT Connectivity"As a leading cellular LTE and networking solutions provider, we were thrilled to acquire Accelerated Concepts, a provider of secure, enterprise-grade, cellular (LTE) networking equipment for primary and backup connectivity applications, back in January 20, February 2, 2019 14:30:45 PCTFrom Nordic: "Adero uses Nordic?s nRF52 Series SoCs running Zephyr RTOS in its first intelligent organization product suite"Nordic and Adero collaborate on the Zephyr RTOS project and make available the world?s first open source, fully-qualified and production-ready Bluetooth Low Energy stack deployed in the ?Adero Intelligent Organization? product suite based on the nRF52840, February 1, 2019 15:12:16 PCTFrom Murata: "The World's Smallest Ferrite Bead Noise Filter~ Contributing to the Miniaturization and High Performance of IoT and Wearable Devices ~"Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (head office: Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto; Chairman of the Board and President: Tsuneo Murata) has commercialized the world?s smallest*1 ferrite bead noise filter BLMME Series, which helps reduce the size and increase the performa, February 1, 2019 15:49:59 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix CEO Jeff Benck Named ?CEO of the Year? in Annual IoT Breakthrough Awards Program"?2019 IoT Breakthrough Awards Recognize Standout Internet-of-Things Companies, Leaders and Products?, January 31, 2019 15:35:08 PCTFrom Telit: "The Internet of Small Things: New Applications in Wearables and More"How Tiny Chipsets and Hardware are Enabling New Application Areas in IoT In the world of smart tech, smaller is better. We?ve seen the benefits of tiny components in PCs, home computers, cell phones, and wearable technology. Not only has miniaturizatio, January 31, 2019 14:11:09 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Micrium OS USB-Device VENDOR Class and Demo"The objective of this blog is to show you the steps necessary to use an existing Micrium OS USBD example and add a different class and demo using the EFM32GG11.Baseline ProjectSince the Gecko SDK currently ships with a ?micriumos_usbdhidmouse? project, January 30, 2019 14:03:16 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "2018 CEO Summit - Tyson Tuttle"Tyson Tuttle, President and CEO of Silicon Labs attended ?2018 Global CEO Summit? which is hosted by media ASPENCORE in Shenzhen recently. He gave a keynote speech on "The Software of Things ". In his view, hardware in IoT era will be critical, but softwa, January 29, 2019 11:29:45 PCTFrom Nordic: "Unbox and get your nRF9160 DK online"The board comes pre-programmed with an asset tracker demo to allow you to see your data in the cloud within minutes, see more, January 29, 2019 10:54:52 PCTFrom Digi: "Scalable Remote Management for IoT Networks"When customers depend on you for reliable connections, it?s imperative to meet performance obligations and security requirements with fast, efficient troubleshooting, remote configuration capabilities, and the ability to monitor performance and data usage, January 28, 2019 14:30:00 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor rolls out its unique nRF91 Series cellular IoT module to all customers and makes cellular IoT accessible to any application"The nRF9160 ? which will be available within the next 24 hours from major global distributors such as Digi-Key Electronics, Mouser Electronics, and Premier Farnell (amongst others) ? is significantly smaller, lower power, and has more security features th, January 28, 2019 15:11:11 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "2019 Smart Home Predictions"Silicon Labs has an unusually broad perspective of the smart home market, being we provide both chipset and wireless solutions to a vast array of global smart home customers. But what makes us especially unique is that we support most all of the major sma, January 26, 2019 14:02:27 PCTFrom Nordic: "Introducing nRF9160 DK for cellular IoT applications"The nRF9160 DK is an affordable, fully featured single board development kit for developing with the nRF9160 System-in-Package using LTE-M, NB-IoT and GPS. It features a full LTE modem with LTE-M, NB-IoT and GPS support, additionally there is a dedicated, January 26, 2019 10:53:57 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Silicon Labs CEO: The Future of IoT Software"Tyson Tuttle is President and CEO of Silicon Labs, a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world. He joined Silicon Labs in 1997 and has had an important impact on the company's strategy and technical developmen, January 26, 2019 11:28:49 PCTFrom Telit: "The Benefits of SIM-Less Cellular Technology for the Smart Utilities"How SIM-Less Cellular Technology Simplifies Design and Reduces Cost for Smart Utility Applications Traditional SIM technology as we know it today, was inherited from a ?subscriber centric? eco-system. It was a ?good enough? solution for the first produ, January 25, 2019 14:10:25 PCTFrom Lattice: "System Architecture Options for On-Device AI"How often is low power the determining factor for success? Certainly when designing solutions for AI inferencing in always-on edge devices, the power consumption must be measurable in milliwatts. Think about it: AI at the edge solves real world problems,, January 25, 2019 15:35:53 PCTFrom Nordic: "Join our Nordic Tech Tour"Register for a free-of-charge seminar and learn all there is to know about our wireless products. All attendees will get a free Nordic Thingy:52.Nordic Tech Tour, January 24, 2019 15:09:50 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "2018 Global Distribution and Supply Chain Leader Summit ? John Dixon"John Dixon, VP Americas Sales and Global Distribution of Silicon Labs attended ?2018 Global Distribution and Supply Chain Leader Summit? which is hosted by media ASPENCORE in Shenzhen recently and brings a speech: ?China Distribution Changes? talking about, January 23, 2019 11:27:45 PCTFrom Nordic: "Cellular made easy with nRF9160 DK"See how easy it is to setup a cellular connection with the nRF9160 DK, a single board development kit for developing cellular IoT applications for the nRF9160 SiP. We're starting the general sampling of the nRF9160 on 12.12.2018!, January 23, 2019 10:52:47 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "MPS mCAR"The mCar is a demonstration and marketing platform for MPS hardware. It integrates MPS power and motion control components in a real, large scale system that allows MPS teams to implement and test hardware and software on a challenging application., January 22, 2019 11:17:52 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Timing 101 #12: The Case of the Noisy Source Clock Tree Part 2"IntroductionIn this follow-up post, The Case of the Noisy Source Clock Tree Part 2, I will discuss in more detail exactly how to calculate the total jitter for a noisy source clock tree that includes a jitter attenuator. I will also provide a measuremen, January 22, 2019 14:01:37 PCTFrom Digi: "IoT Applications in Smart Cities"The Internet of Things is everywhere today, from industrial applications to emergency services, public transportation, public safety, city lighting and other smart city applications. Due to IoT technology advancements, municipalities are becoming more and, January 21, 2019 14:28:23 PCTFrom Murata: "Cellular IoT will play an important role for connecting billions of devices"With the growth of IoT and M2M technologies, Cellular IoT will play an important role for connecting billions of devices requiring low power consumption, low data-rates, long range and low cost features., January 20, 2019 11:36:18 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Silicon Labs VP: China Distribution Changes"John Dixon is currently vice President of Silicon Labs, responsible for global distribution and sales systems in America. Prior to joining Silicon Labs in 2017, he held a number of product marketing and product management positions involving, January 20, 2019 11:26:39 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic customer: Meshtech at Nordic Edge"We talked to Meshtech during Nordic Edge in Stavanger about what Meshtech is, and why they are using our technology in their products.We also demonstrated our LTE-M and NB-IoT technology at the event, January 19, 2019 10:32:15 PCTFrom Telit: "3 Questions to Ask Before Designing a FirstNet Compatible Device"The FirstNet market is growing rapidly?from $4 million in revenues from LTE devices in the U.S. public safety sector in 2016 to $205 million in 2021, IHS Markit predicts ? and it?s radically different from other IoT markets in several important ways. The, January 19, 2019 14:09:32 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Isolated and Discrete Gate Drivers: Best Practices for Component Integration"Using isolated gate drivers as discrete components in system design can reduce overall system costs due to package size requirements. In this blog, we take a look at isolated gate drivers, discrete gate drivers, component integration and various solution, January 18, 2019 14:00:50 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "MagAlpha Magnetic Angle Position Sensors"Improve your Magnetic Angle Sensor deliveries., January 17, 2019 11:16:45 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Setting up a Bluetooth Connection in Under a Minute (Bluetooth Xpress)"A demonstration of how to get started with the Bluetooth Xpress development kit, and how you can get quickly get your IoT device connected., January 17, 2019 11:24:39 PCTFrom MediaTek: "First Look at MediaTek?s Helio M70 5G Baseband Chipset"MediaTek Helio M70 supports key 5G technologies including standalone (SA) and non-standalone (NSA) network architectures for faster connectivity - Lower latency and improved reference design deliver a high-speed network experience for the 5G era, January 17, 2019 11:44:15 PCTFrom Nordic: "Low power cellular for the IoT - Peder Rand presentation at NDC Oslo"Peder Rand (Product Manager - cellular IoT) held a presentation at NDC Oslo on Friday June 15, 2018.Among the topics he covered was:- LTE technology basics- Low power end-node hardware block diagram- Compatible and not so compatible transport protocol, January 16, 2019 10:30:57 PCTFrom Murata: "3-axis inclination sensor with digital interface and output available in degrees"SCL3300 series products have high resolution digital interface. This enables advanced signal processing and no high performance AD-converter is required for high performance system., January 16, 2019 11:35:16 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "UT Solar Car - Inspiring Sustainable Designs"The UT solar car team uses a variety of Silicon Labs technologies, such as galvanic isolation, Zigbee, and 32-bit MCUs in an effort to showcase and inspire sustainable energy design., January 14, 2019 11:23:20 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio P70 - Defining The New Premium"MediaTek brings forth a bigger performance with better cameras, responsive gaming and masterful multi-core AI experience. The MediaTek Helio P70 is here to Define The New Premium. Based on the 12nm FinFET production process, the chipset has a multi, January 14, 2019 09:07:41 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor @ CES Asia 2018"CES Asia 2018 was very awarding for us this year! We want to say a big thanks to those who stopped by our booth and talked to us.A special thanks to our demo partners for showcasing their products at our booth: Decawave, Flydigi, Geekplay, Minew and RFse, January 13, 2019 10:29:57 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Smart Recognition Software"Introducing Smart Recognition Software by Redpine Signals where ?Technology exceeds Human cognition?, January 13, 2019 14:52:15 PCTFrom MediaTek: "DOCOMO AI Agent API now available on MT8516 Voice Assistant Devices Powered by MediaTek"MediaTek completes integration of DOCOMO?s AI Agent system on the MT8516, January 13, 2019 11:43:30 PCTFrom Murata: "RFID solution for product traceability and anti-counterfeit"Murata introduces the solution of product traceability that is beneficial for brand protection and preventing from gray market., January 12, 2019 11:34:03 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "Web Programmable DC DC Power Module Webinar"MPS web programmable DC DC power modules allow for rapid prototyping and getting products to market faster. Learn how using web based software allows quick hardware changes. Our website configuration and simulation tool allows you to easily enter your, January 12, 2019 11:15:32 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Simplifying Cellular IoT - LTE-M Expansion Kit"We're making development for cellular IoT applications easy with the Digi XBee3 LTE-M Expansion kit. With the ability to connect direclty to our MCU starter kits, you get the best of both worlds., January 11, 2019 11:22:08 PCTFrom Nordic: "nRF52 Series multilink demo with 20 concurrent connections"This demo shows the multilink capabilities of the nRF52 Series SoCs and their associated stacks. Both the nRF52840 and the nRF52832 together with the S140 and S132 SoftDevices respectively can support 20 concurrent Bluetooth Low Energy connections., January 10, 2019 10:28:46 PCTFrom Decawave: "Guardhat demo at NSC2018"Guardhat demo at NSC2018, January 10, 2019 08:54:21 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek launches its Helio M70 5G modem"At the China Mobile Global Partner Conference in Guangzhou, China, MediaTek unveiled its first 5G modem ? the Helio M70. Announced earlier in 2018, the Helio M70 is among the industry?s first wave of 5G multi-mode modems with integrated baseband and 5Gbps, January 10, 2019 11:42:38 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek AI Performance: Benchmarking Face Unlock"Using facial recognition to securely and conveniently unlock a smartphone is a key feature of many modern devices. When benchmarked head-to-head, see how MediaTek's APU is the fastest among direct competitors., January 9, 2019 09:05:48 PCTFrom Lantronix: "ConsoleFlow Out-of-Band Management Software"One click to connect, manage and take action. Lantronix FAE, Jeff Blyther, demos the power of ConsoleFlow Out-of-Band Management Software. Watch how Jeff quickly establishes a remote out-of-band connection to Lantronix Console Servers from SpiceWorld in, January 9, 2019 14:49:17 PCTFrom Murata: "High Drain Lithium Coin Batteries for IoT Devices"Excellent high-current discharge performance to support Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) data transmission.Ideal for tracking devices for logistics and asset management, FA control systems and environment monitoring sensors., January 8, 2019 11:32:44 PCTWhat Are Beacons and What Are They Used For? A Complete Guide On Bluetooth Beacons | Symmetry BlogThe power of the Bluetooth beacon comes from giving store marketers the ability to target in-store customers the same way online stores pass out targeted ads. Keep reading for the complete overview on what beacons are., January 8, 2019 16:02:36 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Women at Silicon Labs - Lessons Learned as an Engineer"Tabi Parker shares some lessons she's learned as a female engineer in her time working at Silicon Labs., January 7, 2019 11:20:58 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "Automotive EMI Demystified Webinar"Meeting strict automotive EMI/EMC standards can be a big headache for today?s hardware engineers working on cutting-edge infotainment, ADAS, and lighting systems. This Automotive EMI Demystified webinar tackles this hot topic, explaining just exactly what, January 7, 2019 11:12:39 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Smart Speakers in Japan can now use DOCOMO's AI Voice Assistant"The MT8516 is the chip powering most of the world's smart speakers (voice assistant devices), and now Japanese customers can take advantage of a localized AI assistants thanks to freshly announced integration with DOCOMO's AI Agent system, January 7, 2019 11:41:51 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor demonstrates LTE-M and NB-IoT on the nRF91 Series with Telenor at Nordic Edge"The nRF91 Series is the soon to be available cellular IoT device that will allow anyone to connect anything to the cellular network, easily, reliably and top-notch energy efficiency for cellular., January 6, 2019 10:27:34 PCTFrom Decawave: "PDoA Demo Decawave"A quick primer on how Phase Difference of Arrival (PDoA) works., January 6, 2019 08:52:50 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio A22 | The Affordable Premium | Advance Camera, Rich Connectivity and Light AI"MediaTek Helio A22 powers the latest smartphones with advanced camera, rich connectivity and light AI. The MediaTek Helio A22 gets an incredible generational upgrade for the smartphones to actually make them smart. The Lightweight edge AI capabilities, January 4, 2019 09:04:45 PCTFrom Lattice: "Platform Firmware Resilience (PFR)"Learn how to implement PFR that meets the new NIST SP 800913 standard for in your server system using a Lattice Root of Trust FPGA solution., January 3, 2019 08:56:37 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Whizzz! Mobile connectivity is now beating Wi-Fi speeds"Cellular download speeds are faster than Wi-Fi in a full 41 percent of 80 countries tested, according to OpenSignal.A decade ago, Wi-Fi seemed unbeatable ? but no more. According to the survey mobile connections are up to 13Mbps faster than Wi-Fi in 33, January 3, 2019 11:41:02 PCTFrom Silvertel: "IEEE 802.3bt ? The New 4 pair Standard of PoE"Since its first release, in 2003, it became obvious that PoE provided great benefits however some applications were restricted by the power available. The first specification, called IEEE802.3af, allowed up to 12.95W at the Powered Device, January 2, 2019 08:46:43 PCTFrom Decawave: "Decawave Secure Bubble Demo"Marketing Manager Shiva Swaminathan explains a geofencing application using a DW1000 reference design (wearable) created in collaboration with Dialog Semiconductor, January 2, 2019 08:51:30 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Announces the First NavIC-enabled GNSS Module on the SL869 Form Factor"The SL869T3-I multiband receiver supports L1 for GPS, L5 for NavIC, and the Indian SBAS system GAGAN (L1) concurrently, January 1, 2019 11:51:51 PCTFrom Digi: "AWS re:Invent 2018 Rewind: Emergency Medical Rapid Responses Systems Demo with Digi and AWS IoT"As an AWS Advanced Technology Partner, our team was thrilled to be exhibiting last week at AWS re:Invent, Amazon?s annual conference bringing together the Internet of Things (IoT) and the global cloud computing community. In the Quad at the ARIA, also kno, January 1, 2019 13:22:48 PCTFrom MediaTek: "How the processor in your smartphone powers the way you use it"With every new smartphone launch, it?s the groundbreaking features that draw the most attention ? the high performance, powerful dual cameras and advanced AI capabilities. Powering these increasingly advanced features are high performance chipsets, December 31, 2018 11:39:46 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Accelerates Secure IoT Connectivity and Management for Medical Devices with the Introduction of SGX 5150-MD IoT Gateway"New Product Supports the Essential IEC 60601 4th Edition Certification for the Medical Sector, December 30, 2018 16:54:32 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "VHF UHF Antenna options available from EAD"A wide range of VHF UHF Antenna options are available from EAD.Our offering includes VHF helical antennas to UHF panel antennas. We will summarise a number of the possibilities in this blog entry., December 29, 2018 13:30:08 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Introduces FaxFinder? Cloud, Launches FaxFinder? as an Independent Brand"Multi-Tech Systems, Inc.,?a leading global manufacturer of M2M and IoT communication devices, today announces the launch of FaxFinder??as an independent brand, including the new FaxFinder Cloud, a service offering for secure, compliant fax transmission, December 29, 2018 08:40:34 PCTFrom Telit: "How Remote Device Management Helps First Responders"Like other Internet of Things products, public safety devices connected to cellular networks require monitoring and updates to keep them current., December 28, 2018 11:50:48 PCTFrom Digi: "MicroPython Examples for Edge Computing Part 3: Bandwidth Management"Welcome to the third post in our MicroPython series. You can find the first two at the following links:, December 28, 2018 13:19:58 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Mobile Tech Podcast discusses MediaTek 5G plans"Episode 82 of the Mobile Tech Podcast, with Myriam Joire (tnkgrl), discusses all things MediaTek with Corporate Senior Vice President, Jerry Yu, and Director of Marketing, Kevin Keating of MediaTek, accompanied by Hadlee Simons of Android Authority. Durin, December 27, 2018 11:38:47 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Wireless SiP Modules are Driving the IoT Revolution"When considerable products in a company?s product mix starts to have IoT functions, they begin to realize that discrete design regulatory certification management becomes a burden, and the need for affordable, small, high-quality and pre-certified modules, December 26, 2018 11:31:33 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Highly compact, powerful cDriver solution"With the TMC5161, Trinamic extends their fully integrated cDriver? ICs with an integrated motor controller and driver for 2-phase stepper motors up to 3.5A RMS and 8?40V., December 26, 2018 08:32:17 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Ranked 318 Fastest Growing Company In North America On Deloitte's 2018 Technology Fast 500"Company attributes 256 percent revenue growth to broad demand for its embedded cellular solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT)., December 25, 2018 08:26:54 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "LP-MAG-390 390 MHz Compact Magnetic Antenna"The LP-MAG-390 is a low profile 390 MHz compact Magnetic antenna designed for UHF applications covering 380?400 MHz including some TETRA frequencies. This antenna is robust and durable and ideal for outdoor applications where long antenna whips are, December 25, 2018 13:29:01 PCTFrom Digi: "Building the Amazon Bridge: A Review of AWS Re:Invent 2018 #reInvent"AWS re:Invent once again wows with services that help IoT developers cross the chasm from edge device to cloud success, December 24, 2018 13:18:08 PCTFrom Telit: "How Advances In Gigabit LTE Are Improving Public Safety"When disaster strikes, mobilizing a network of first responders in a hurry saves countless lives. Natural disasters, fires and other emergency situations depend on operations grids to quickly provide supplies and resources to areas where public safety is, December 24, 2018 11:49:59 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Ask these four questions at smartphone chipset launch"When a new smartphone chipset comes to market, the initial buzz zeroes in on the latest and greatest features that it offers, like a sharper camera, face unlock, or elevated gaming experience. While these capabilities are major selling points, December 23, 2018 11:38:02 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Using mbed TLS in a Micrium OS application"If a microcontroller sends sensitive information over a simple interface such as a UART to another microcontroller, it is important to realize that data should also be secured to prevent someone from snooping the UART line., December 23, 2018 11:30:37 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Announces General Availability of XPort? EDGE, the First Embedded Ethernet Gateway Offered in the Market-Leading XPort Family"Company is showcasing its latest IoT offering at Electronica 2018, December 22, 2018 16:53:10 PCTFrom Decawave: "Volkswagen Slovakia Drives the Future of Production with Ultra-Wide Band"?Our previous experience with other indoor positioning technologies and their deployment within the automotive industry has shown us that harsh metallic environments are the common attribute of all projects and the main reason why other technologies fail., December 22, 2018 08:22:56 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Waterproof Compact Omni Antenna UHF options"The Waterproof Compact Omni Antenna UHF range from EAD is based on a modular platform of components. This modular approach allows us to build a full range of antennas at various frequencies and connectors., December 21, 2018 13:27:50 PCTFrom Digi: "Embedded Solutions and Edge-Computing Demos, Talks by IoT Experts at #ele18"The Digi team was in Munich, Germany for the Electronica tradeshow, November 13-16, 2018. We had a great time talking with our booth visitors about emerging technologies, the functionality and use cases of our IoT solutions, and what?s coming. We also enj, December 21, 2018 13:20:59 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Talks Industry 4.0 at IoT Solutions World Congress 2018"Recently, I attended IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. I enjoyed speaking with attendees about Telit?s Industry 4.0 solutions and learning more about their greatest factory challenges., December 20, 2018 11:49:10 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Micrium OS USB-Device CDC-ACM Class and Demo"The objective of this blog is to show you the steps necessary to use an existing Micrium OS USBD example and add CDC-ACM class and demo using the EFM32GG11., December 20, 2018 11:29:06 PCTFrom MediaTek: "muRata announces world's smallest NB-IoT module"In 2019 the NB-IoT market is expected to grow to 35M units - up by 2.5X over 2018, and by 2020 it is forecast to be the leading technology for LPWA modules (source: IHS Markit, @IHSMarkitTech)., December 19, 2018 11:36:40 PCTWhat are Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS)? | Symmetry BlogA unique solution that has been gaining storm is ultra-wideband (UWB), and recent trends reveal that UWB is the key to RTLS in IoT applications. UWB has proved itself to be better at low data, high accuracy transmissions., December 19, 2018 15:56:21 PCTFrom Trinamic: "New StepRocker? family members"Turning ideas into tangible products within the quickest possible time is imperative in today?s market. With the new TMCM-1211 StepRocker? and TMCM-1316 StepRocker? Servo boards in credit card format, you can set up and develop your application in no-time, December 18, 2018 08:31:10 PCTFrom Lantronix: "XPort EDGE is Making Cities Smarter with Connected Payphones"Take a second to remember the last time you made a call from a payphone. Safe to say, it?s been a while. We know that these things still exist in 2018, but many of us are unaware that the payphones of the future are evolving into integral fixtures of smar, December 18, 2018 16:51:44 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "CMx range has LTE multiband puck applications covered"EAD?s range of LTE multiband puck products is addressing a number of applications that required multi-element antennas for external intallations. Based on our proven permanent mount puck antenna platform, there are a number of configurations to suit, December 17, 2018 13:26:19 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Micrium OS and ASSERTs"Debugging ASSERTs are used to catch ordinary errors returned from an API call so that they are found quickly while debugging. However, the question naturally arises: should my system crash because I passed a bad delay value to OSTimeDly?, December 17, 2018 11:28:11 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Receives Telstra Certification for LTE Category 11 Data Card and NB-IoT/LTE-M IoT Module"LM940 supports 600 Mbps downlinks and 75 Mbps uplinks and provides new connectivity options for remote/branch office applications such as SD-WAN networking ME910C1-AU certification gives Australian businesses and integrators their first opportunity to l, December 16, 2018 11:47:29 PCTFrom Digi: "Hands-on MicroPython Examples for Edge Computing: Part 2"In our first post in the MicroPython programming for the edge series, we talked about how to collect sensor readings and make sense of them using the Digi XBee3 Cellular LTE-M Kit, as well as Digi?s free configuration software, XCTU, and some simple Micro, December 16, 2018 11:56:45 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek talks its 5G strategy"Android Authority reports on its recent meeting with the General Manager of MediaTek's Mobile Business Unit, TL Lee, where they discussed MediaTek's 5G strategy, its differentiators and the upcoming M70 modem pictured above, December 15, 2018 11:35:37 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Launches What Do You Want To Connect? ? The Internet of Things? Best Place To Create Solutions And Get Connected?Fast!"With more than 50 billion ?Things? projected to be connected over the next five years, leading cellular IoT solution company creates one-stop location to get projects started and connected ? FAST! And for a limited time, companies can receive 25MB of free, December 15, 2018 08:25:25 PCTFrom Decawave: "Bringing the Bible to Life with Ultra-Wide Band"?Utilizing the Decawave DW1000 UWB chip, the location system used in the museum can measure distance so precisely and inexpensively that we believe this technology will be as transformative to indoor navigation as GPS has been for large-scale navigation.?, December 14, 2018 08:21:23 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Micrium OS Examples: 57 Hidden Gems You May Not Know About"The Micrium OS Examples in Simplicity Studio are very easy to access: You connect your Starter Kit and Simplicity Studio will display the list of examples as shown below:, December 14, 2018 11:26:59 PCTFrom Lantronix: "3 Ways to Reduce IoT Project Risk and Complexity Using the XPort EDGE Ethernet Gateway"Introducing the Next-Gen Ethernet GatewayThis three-part series will look at the three key capabilities OEMs need to consider when integrating wired Ethernet gateway functionality into their connected products. Our goal is to give you ? the OEM ? the too, December 13, 2018 16:48:01 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Market leading quality antennas from SAS"A range of market-leading quality antennas from a world-leading antenna manufacturers are available via EAD?s sister companies,?Specialist Antennas?and?Connex Technologies Ltd., December 13, 2018 13:25:17 PCTFrom Digi: "Festival Foods Selects SmartSense by Digi for Food Safety Monitoring and Task Management"New Efficiencies Will Combat Product Loss and Improve Employee Productivity for Wisconsin?s Largest Independent Grocer, December 12, 2018 11:55:42 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit LM940 is First LTE Cat 11 IoT Module Certified by T-Mobile"Supporting 600 Mbps theoretical peak downlinks and 75 Mbps theoretical peak uplinks, the Telit LM940 provides new connectivity options for remote/branch office applications such as SD-WAN networkingThe Telit LM940 is the first LTE module above Category, December 12, 2018 11:46:23 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Detecting Task Stack Overflows Through the Kernel's Red Zone Feature"The following blog explains a simple way of detecting task stack overflows while debugging your Micrium OS application., December 11, 2018 11:25:59 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Here's how 5G will enable game streaming"Games are power and performance hungry and therefore demand a lot of any smartphone. However, there?s a coming revolution in how we play: game streaming (or, Cloud-native gaming). This means the game runs on a remote (Cloud) server instead of on the devic, December 11, 2018 11:34:14 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Gives OEMs and Integrators a Much Longer Lease on 2G Life with Pan European IoT Module Promotion"Latest release of modules help IoT applications to flourish in 2G now and the limited-time promotion offers incentives for continuing into 4G with LTE-M and NB-IoT technology, December 10, 2018 16:07:53 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit and Comsel System Bring NB-IoT to Smart Utility Meters"Comsel System Ltd successfully launches Telit ME910C1-E1-based smart metering solution on the ?3? NB-IoT network in Sweden, December 6, 2018 16:07:10 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic introduces world?s first motor driver SoC with integrated RISC-V Core"The term Internet of Things is deeply connected with sensors ? and useless if you can?t take action on the vast amount of collected data. The reliable actuators in connected door locks, valves and heating vents provide the true value behind the ?T? in IoT, December 6, 2018 08:49:28 PCTFrom Lantronix: "The Only Mobile App for Out-of-Band Management"You can now manage Lantronix SLB Branch Office Managers and the Lantronix SLC 8000 Advanced Console Manager using the ConsoleFlow Mobile App. ConsoleFlow?s native iOS and Android mobile applications provide users with an added level of convenience, December 5, 2018 08:47:26 PCTAmazon FreeRTOS now supports Bluetooth Low Energy! Find Out How! | Symmetry BlogA new product by Nordic Semiconductor has brought Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to Amazon's FreeRTOS, expanding the possibilities in IoT development. Keeping reading to learn more about how to bring Amazon FreeRTOS and Bluetooth Low Energy together., December 5, 2018 09:44:39 PCTAdvantages of Multiple Power Modes in MEMS Microphones and Sensors | Symmetry BlogDesigning an application that can switch between performance and energy saving can make all the difference., December 4, 2018 08:33:15 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "New Magnetic Low Profile UHF Antenna arrives at EAD"A new magnetic low profile UHF antenna, the LP-MAG-450, has been introduced by EAD. Based on our WCO (waterproof compact omni) platform, this antenna offers a robust, durable solution for fixed and mobile applications., December 4, 2018 16:49:28 PCTFrom Nordic: "Medical-grade Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth LE-powered wearable provides in-depth user activity data for clinical trials and academic health research"The ActiGraph ?CentrePoint Insight Watch? employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52832 WL-CSP SoC to deliver high-throughput wireless connectivity in ultra-compact package, December 3, 2018 16:14:39 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Etisalat Misr and MediaTek Launch First Next Generation Voice and Video Calling in the Middle East and Africa Regions"Etisalat Misr and MediaTek today announced the commercial launch of next generation voice and video calling technologies - VoLTE and ViLTE - for the first time in the Middle East and Africa regions. The new services for 4G Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Video, December 3, 2018 14:42:11 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Race to the Future: UT Solar Vehicles Team Inspires Sustainable Energy Design"The next generation of designers and developers must be forward-thinking to build smart, connected, energy-friendly products. The University of Texas at Austin?s Solar Vehicles Team (UTSVT) is a group of passionate students, applying engineering concepts, December 2, 2018 14:28:41 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit GE310-GNSS IoT Module Caters to Sustained European Demand for GSM/GPRS Compact Form Factors"First GSM/GPRS Class 12 module with multi-constellation satellite positioning and Bluetooth 4.0 in a 270 mm2 package, December 2, 2018 16:06:14 PCTFrom Lattice: "New NIST Standard Tackles Latest Attack Vector for Servers"There is an emerging, though not widely known attack vector for hacking a server: firmware. Last month, researchers at ESET published a report on Lojax, a rootkit (firmware hacking tool) believed to have been developed by Sednit, the notorious, December 1, 2018 08:44:22 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Low Loss RF coaxial cable assemblies RF240 and RF400"Low Loss RF coaxial cable assemblies based on RF240 and RF400 low loss cable products are available from EAD., November 30, 2018 16:48:05 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek is a finalist in the 2018 GSA Awards"In the upcoming Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) Awards, MediaTek is proud to have been selected as a finalist for the Outstanding Asia Pacific Semiconductor Company Award., November 30, 2018 14:38:09 PCTFrom Nordic: "?Groundbreaking? Bluetooth Low Energy wearable provides accurate, reliable performance-tracking data for professional athletes and sporting organizations"STATSports? ?APEX? device employs Nordic?s nRF52840 advanced multiprotocol SoC to wirelessly sync comprehensive sports-specific metrics to smartphones and tablets, November 29, 2018 16:13:18 PCTSupplier Spotlight - InvenSense | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Trinamic, a global provider of embedded motor and motion control solutions., November 29, 2018 09:26:44 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Setting the Example for Bluetooth Mesh Solutions"In 2017, the Bluetooth SIG added mesh networking capability to Bluetooth. An established, trusted technology, Bluetooth mesh demonstrates global interoperability and is well-suited for consumer lighting and home automation applications?think large-scale, November 29, 2018 14:26:45 PCTFrom Telit: "How an OT Systems Integrator Can Drive IoT Success"According to some predictions, the number of connected things worldwide will exceed 70 billion by 2025, while the global worth of the Internet of Things will reach $6 trillion by the same date. Undoubtedly, IoT is having a massive impact on every industry, November 28, 2018 16:03:59 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Breaking through in the crowded IoT market with NB-IoT"Since existing cellular networks like 2G, 3G and 4G LTE do not have the capacity to meet the needs of billions of IoT devices, MediaTek has been a key player driving the formulation and implementation of the 3GPP LPWA specification for narrow band, November 27, 2018 14:37:09 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Recognized for Best LoRa Endpoint Solution Within Sensors Midwest ?IoT Connectivity Ecosystems ? Influencer Awards?"Award Winning solutions enable customers to transform their current capabilities, improve efficiency and enable alternative revenues for now and in the future, November 27, 2018 16:52:50 PCTFaster Speed and Lower Latency with PCIe BGA SSD | Symmetry BlogSilicon Motion brings cutting edge technology into the SSD memory market by announcing the new FerriSSD single-chip SSDs in BGA package., November 27, 2018 15:46:25 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "New high gain multi constellation GNSS antenna"The new HIGAIN-RTK antenna from EAD is a high gain multi constellation GNSS antenna is designed for outdoor pipe-mounted positioning applications receiving signals from GPS L1, L2, L5, GLONASS G1, G2, Galileo and Beidou systems. With a typical effective, November 26, 2018 16:25:15 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Committed to a Secure IoT"Media coverage of high-profile attacks regularly make sensational headlines when security experts are quoted painting pictures of how creepy an insecure future is [1,2,3]. This is partly because negative and scary news sells [4], but there have also been, November 26, 2018 13:49:58 PCTFrom Nordic: "Plug-and-play Bluetooth Low Energy-powered smart beacon enables industrial and commercial enterprises to continuously monitor and manage energy usage data"The ?OneMeter Beacon? employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF51822 SoC to wirelessly relay energy usage data from an electronic electricity meter to a user?s smartphone or tablet, November 25, 2018 16:09:39 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Video: MediaTek Helio A22 - The Affordable Premium"Video: MediaTek Helio A22 - The Affordable Premium, November 24, 2018 14:36:04 PCTFrom Telit: "How IoT Can Dramatically Reduce Field Service Operations Process and Costs"Service operations are expensive and time-consuming for every industry with products that must be maintained and repaired in the field. According to Field Technologies Online, 52 percent of service companies still perform operations manually., November 24, 2018 16:00:44 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "RS Components Brings Thunderboard and Raspberry Pi Together in Dev Kit"Earlier this month, UK-based RS Components announced the UrsaLeo Pi development kit, aimed at making IoT projects more accessible by combining our Thunderboard Sense 2 and a Raspberry Pi development board. Eric Brown over at Technologic Systems had this, November 23, 2018 13:25:44 PCTFrom Telit: "Want to Reap the Benefits of your Manufacturing IoT Investments? Start by Focusing on OT Integration"In any organization, operations departments have a unique set of challenges that do not align with IT priorities and the CIO?s office. Operations departments are looking for solutions that help solve certain business challenges that may or may not be solv, November 22, 2018 16:59:00 PCTFrom MediaTek: "11 reasons why the MediaTek Helio P70 should be in your next smartphone"11 reasons why the MediaTek Helio P70 should be in your next smartphone, November 21, 2018 14:34:57 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Decawave | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Decawave, a global provider of real-time, local area micro-location service solutions., November 21, 2018 10:45:36 PCTWhat is Zero Programming Wireless? | Symmetry BlogSilicon Labs recently released their new Wireless Xpress Solutions for quick and easy Wi-Fi and Bluetooth deployment., November 20, 2018 09:44:53 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Timing 101 #11: The Case of the Noisy Source Clock Tree Part 1"In this post, The Case of the Noisy Source Clock Tree Part 1, we will go a step beyond the prototypical or ?canonical? clock tree. I will discuss the motivation for adding a jitter attenuator and its impact on clock tree jitter estimation., November 20, 2018 13:22:11 PCTFrom Telit: "Five Tips for Finding the Best OT Integration Specialist"Bridging the Gap Between IT and OT, November 20, 2018 16:58:06 PCTFrom MediaTek: "The Voice of Our Generation: The Rising Popularity Of Voice Assistant Devices In The Home And Beyond"Voice recognition technology is one of the most exciting innovations on the market right now. Voice assistants were first integrated into smartphones several years ago, and consumers have become increasingly reliant on voice technology to simplify and aut, November 19, 2018 14:15:47 PCTBlack Friday Deals At Symmetry Electronics! | Symmetry BlogRead the blog to find out how to get FREE Shipping! It's time for Black Friday!, November 19, 2018 09:44:46 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Redpine Launches Industry?s First MCU Family Designed for Smart and Secure IoT Devices"Only IoT MCU that delivers ultra-low power (19uA/MHz @20MHz) and high performance (1.07GOPS) in a single chip, reducing the overall system cost for smart device developmentLeverages Redpine?s 15+ years of IoT connectivity expertise to embed network, November 18, 2018 14:32:13 PCTFrom Telit: "Looking Beyond OPC Interfaces for Industrial IT/OT Convergence"Case Study: To ease Industrial IT and OT integration, look beyond OPC interfaces, November 18, 2018 16:57:08 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio P70 Infographic"MediaTek Helio P70 Infographic, November 17, 2018 14:14:20 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata develops world's smallest 32.768 kHz MEMS resonator"Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto; Chairman of the Board and President: Tsuneo Murata) has developed the world?s smallest*1 32.768kHz*2 MEMS*3 resonator*4, which is expected to make a significant contribution to reducing, November 16, 2018 14:30:21 PCTFrom Telit: "Case Study: Connecting Legacy Manufacturing Assets to the IIoT"IIoT Transformation: How Telit Helped One Manufacturer Breathe New Life into Legacy Equipment, November 16, 2018 16:55:52 PCTFrom MultiTech: "IoT market leaders DIGIMONDO and MultiTech collaborate to offer industry grade smart solution portfolio"MultiTech, a leading global provider of machine-to-machine and Internet of Things (IoT) communications hardware, and Germany-based IoT software solution provider, DIGIMONDO GmbH have joined hands to further speed-up the adoption of IoT and low-power, wide, November 15, 2018 14:28:15 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Trinamic Motion Control | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Trinamic, a global provider of embedded motor and motion control solutions., November 15, 2018 14:41:52 PCTBring in the High Gain GNSS with EAD HIGAIN-RTK | Symmetry BlogSatellites may be able to cover a large area of the earth, but having access to GPS signals across the globe doesn?t do any good if a device can?t receiving the signals., November 14, 2018 09:44:02 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek?s Helio P70 Brings Advanced AI and Premium Upgrades To Mid-Range Devices"Helio P70 with enhanced AI and upgraded CPU and GPU offers higher performance, better camera features, quicker connectivity and more efficient power consumption for a superior user experience, November 14, 2018 14:10:49 PCTFrom Telit: "What is LWM2M? A Device Management Solution for Low Power M2M"Lightweight M2M: Device Management for Low Power Devices, November 14, 2018 16:53:59 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy wireless fingertip pulse oximeter provides accurate non-invasive measurement of a patient?s oxygen saturation and pulse rate"Creative Medical?s ?PC-60F Fingertip Oximeter? employs Nordic?s nRF52810 SoC to wirelessly sync key health metrics to a carer?s or health professional?s smartphone or tablet, November 13, 2018 13:24:29 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Launches First Truly Global LTE-M / NB-IoT Modem for Embedded Applications"The NL-SW-LTE-QBG96 Skywire modem is the first global LTE-M modem on the market ? once again demonstrating NimbeLink?s worldwide leadership position for embedded modem technologies., November 13, 2018 14:06:45 PCTZigBee vs Z-Wave: What's the Difference? Everything You Need To Know | Symmetry BlogKnowing the differences between ZigBee and Z-Wave can be tricky. We break down the comparison between these two technologies and help you decide which technology fits your design needs., November 13, 2018 11:37:42 PCTFrom Telit: "Finding IoT Solutions for Smart Mining | Telit and Outotec"Searching for Valuable IoT Insights? Start by Gathering the Right Data., November 12, 2018 16:50:29 PCTFrom Lantronix: "3 Key Benefits of Cloud-based VPN-free Centralized Management Software"With Lantronix launching its ConsoleFlow? Cloud edition centralized management software at SpiceWorld 2018 this week in Austin, Texas, I thought it would be an appropriate time to review the key benefits of this new cloud version and how it will make mana, November 11, 2018 14:00:56 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "EAD Wavelength Product Update October 2018"Download the new EAD Wavelength Product Update October 2018 which offers a short summary of our new and recent antenna product releases including new variations of our LPO antenna and our new WTS7270 antenna., November 11, 2018 13:32:56 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Dual Cameras and Selfies Still Rule, but Survey Shows Other Features Figure More Than Expected in Choosing a Smartphone"Survey finds face beautification and AR stickers are used twice as often by younger consumers, November 10, 2018 14:11:13 PCTFrom Telit: "5G Network Slicing | The Future of 5G Architecture"As technology reaches a new milestone with 5G speeds ranging from 100Mbps to 10Gbps, broadband networking will play a crucial role in integrating more than 75 billion devices to Internet of Things (IoT) solutions., November 10, 2018 16:49:00 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy Polar GPS multisport watches provide heart rate and training intensity data to improve athlete performance across 130 different sports"The Polar ?Vantage V? and ?Vantage M? multisport watches employ Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52832 SoC to deliver low latency wireless connectivity to smartphones and tablets, November 9, 2018 13:16:04 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Participating At IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 ? Partnering With Orange For Demo Of Asset Tracking Solution"Plymouth, MN, October 15, 2018 ? NimbeLink, the world?s leading provider of cellular technology, solutions and services, today announced that company CEO Scott Schwalbe will be participating at this year?s IoT Solutions World Congress show taking place Oc, November 8, 2018 14:05:17 PCTFrom Telit: "IoT Applications in Automotive Manufacturing: 2 Case Studies"We transformed two live automotive assembly lines from outdated to IoT-ready without stopping production., November 8, 2018 16:45:30 PCTQuestions About Ultrawide Band? Register For Our Upcoming Webinar With Decawave | Symmetry BlogSymmetry Electronics has partnered with Decawave, a leading developer of UWB technology solutions, to help answer many of those questions., November 7, 2018 09:43:53 PCTSymmetry Electronics Releases New Sensor Selector Guide | Symmetry BlogView Symmetry's new Sensor Selector Guide, November 7, 2018 14:18:55 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "ISM band terminal antennas overview"When selecting ISM-band and LoRa terminal antennas, there are many options for your application. Download our ISM band terminal antennas overview here, November 7, 2018 13:32:02 PCTFrom Lantronix: "3 Hidden Costs of Adding Wi-Fi Connectivity to Your Product"Should I Build or Buy My Wi-Fi Connectivity Solution?One of the most significant decisions facing many OEMs developing products with industrial Wi-Fi connectivity is the choice to ?build vs. buy.? These two options are strategically important to everyone, November 7, 2018 13:59:36 PCT[Webinar] "Zero-Programming" Wireless Modules Are Changing the Future of Application Design | Symmetry BlogIoT applications increasingly benefit from Bluetooth connectivity. Adding Bluetooth 5 to a product, however, can take significant resources and expertise. With zero programming and drop-and-connect simplicity, Silicon Labs' Wireless Xpress streamlines, November 6, 2018 13:27:16 PCTFrom Telit: "Enabling 5G Networks: The Role of the Millimeter Wave (mmWave) Spectrum"Is Millimeter Wave tech the key to making 5G a reality?, November 6, 2018 16:52:00 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal Recognizes NimbeLink as the 8th Fastest Growing Private Company in the Twin Cities"This honor follows the Inc. magazine announcement in August that NimbeLink is #1772 on its Inc. 5000 ranking of the nation?s fastest-growing private companies., November 5, 2018 14:03:59 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy watch features stylish analog display while providing smartwatch functionality including steps taken, calories burned, and call alerts"InSo Technology?s ?Mi Quartz Watch? employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly report a range of exercise metrics via partner iOS and Android smartphone app, November 5, 2018 09:14:36 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Unveils the New ConsoleFlow? Cloud Edition Software at SpiceWorld 2018"Company to demonstrate industry?s only centralized out-of-band management software that provides VPN-free access to console managers and IT equipment, November 4, 2018 13:58:24 PCTFrom Telit: "Mini PCIe vs. M.2 NGFF: How to Select the Best IoT Data Card Form Factors on the Road to 5G"Since the invention of the first laptop in 1981, the Osborne 1, the world has come to appreciate the economy of size and computing hardware that gets smaller and smaller every year. While screens get bigger, computers get slimmer., November 4, 2018 16:43:54 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "LPO antenna enhanced supporting 450 MHz"The EAD LPO antenna enhanced supporting 450 MHz for LTE 450 applications is now available. With 2 x LTE elements and 2 x WiFi elements, the LPO45727 is ideal for running 700-2700 MHz LTE alongside LTE 450 services., November 3, 2018 13:29:01 PCTFrom Telit: "LTE Cat 18 Ultra High Speed IoT Applications for Enterprise Networking"By 2025, the number of mobile phones, laptops, internet appliances, tables and other Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices is expected to triple to 75.4 billion devices from 23.14 billion devices in 2018., November 2, 2018 16:40:46 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Skywire Family of Embedded Modems"Kurt Larson introduces the Skywire Family of Embedded Modems. 4G LTE, as well as legacy 2G/3G., November 2, 2018 14:07:49 PCTFrom Digi: "Mission Critical Communications for Transportation"Among industry sectors that are rapidly adopting IoT technology, public transportation is one that can benefit the most from gains in operational efficiencies, cost savings, safety and security. The automotive industry also has unique needs, and some, November 1, 2018 08:47:39 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy do-it-yourself kit teaches people of all ages how to code with fun programmable ?Wizarding World? wand"Kano?s ?Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit? employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly connect ?magic? wand with app where users can access coding challenges and creations, November 1, 2018 09:03:47 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Silicon Labs | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Silicon Labs, a global provider of silicon, software and solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), November 1, 2018 08:34:10 PCTLoRa Boot Camp with MultiTech | Symmetry BlogHeard of LoRa and interested in how to use LoRa in IoT? For those looking to get into LoRa and LoRaWan, but don?t know where to start, MultiTech is hosting a one-day, hands-on event on November 1st!, October 31, 2018 16:28:53 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "End Device Certification"What does end-device certification mean? Kurt Larson, CTO of NimbeLink explains the 3 levels of certification., October 31, 2018 14:07:07 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit LM940 is First LTE Cat 11 IoT Module Certified by Sprint"Supporting up to 600 Mbps, the Telit LM940 is a milestone in the ramp to 5GThe LM940 is ideal for bandwidth-intensive enterprise applications such as SD-WAN networking and providing connectivity for remote office routers and gateways, October 31, 2018 16:35:15 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Selecting the Right Clock - from Silicon Labs"Designers should know whether to select a clock generator, jitter attenuator, or perhaps even a specialized jitter attenuator for synchronous timing. Learn how to make those decisions and more., October 30, 2018 13:49:41 PCTWhat is ISO 9001:2015 Compliant? | Symmetry ElectronicsKeep reading to find out what is ISO and the standard ISO 9001, October 30, 2018 09:38:56 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "LTE waterproof vertical blade antenna introduced"EAD is pleased to announce the arrive of the WTS7270 LTE waterproof vertical blade antenna. Designed primarily to mount directly onto terminals, modems and routers for fixed and mobile outdoor applications, the WTS7270 is a IP66 rated facilitating long, October 30, 2018 13:27:26 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Selected by China Unicom IoT to Accelerate Industrial IoT"Telit will enable China Unicom IoT?s industrial customers to rapidly achieve IoT?s benefits for IIoT applications like factory automation, October 29, 2018 16:33:48 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink SIM Cards"NimbeLink offers a variety of SIM Cards to help devices connect fasted. We offer SIMs from AT and T, T-Mobile, Verizon, and Vodafone., October 29, 2018 14:06:04 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy to RFID 'gateway module' uses Nordic technology to enable building access via legacy RFID card readers from a smartphone or tablet"Safetrust's 'SABRE DECAL' employs Nordic Semiconductor's nRF52832 SoC to enable encrypted access credentials to be sent from a smartphone app to the device using Bluetooth LE wireless connectivity, October 28, 2018 08:51:59 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Xpress Framework - Easy App Development for IoT"Use the Xpress framework to get a head start on app development for your WiFi and Bluetooth connected devices., October 28, 2018 13:48:55 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Cellular Data Plans"NimbeLink?s Skywire cellular modems help speed up product development and integration of cellular connectivity, and our bundled cellular data plans help eliminate one more step in getting your customers up and running and connected to the cellular network, October 27, 2018 14:05:16 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Introduces New Smaller IoT Form Factor Module Family"xE310 form factor family meets skyrocketing demand for ultra-compact, high-performance IoT solutions in applications such as wearables and sensorsFuture-proof design includes extra RF pads to support additional radios as marketplace and application, October 27, 2018 16:32:03 PCTFrom Digi: "IoT Solutions for Transportation"Among industry sectors that are rapidly adopting IoT technology, public transportation is one that can benefit the most from gains in operational efficiencies, cost savings, safety and security. The automotive industry also has unique needs, and some, October 26, 2018 08:29:53 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Xpress Configurator - Connectivity with Zero Programming"Use the Xpress configurator to make development of your Bluetooth device simple., October 26, 2018 13:48:02 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Skywire 4G LTE CAT 1 for Verizon"Kurt Larson, CTO of NimbeLink introduces the Skywire LTE CAT 1 Embedded Modem for the Verizon network. It's a part of the Skywire family so it's end-device certified and has the standard interface., October 25, 2018 14:03:16 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit LM960 mPCIe LTE Module Joins the FirstNet Lineup"The world?s first LTE Advanced Pro Category 18 module gives FirstNet users up to 1.2 Gbps downloads and 150 Mbps uploadsJoining the FirstNet lineup underscores Telit?s leadership in providing industry-first devices, services and support that meet public, October 25, 2018 16:30:32 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Wi-Fi Xpress - Simplify Wi-Fi Connectivity"Wi-Fi enablement with Wireless Xpress couldn't be simpler. Add Wi-Fi connectivity to your smart devices quickly and easily, with zero programming., October 24, 2018 13:46:10 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Skywire 4G LTE CAT 1 for AT and T"Kurt Larson, CEO of NimbeLink introduces the Skywire LTE CAT 1 Embedded Modem for AT and T. It's end-device certified and has the Skywire standard interface., October 23, 2018 14:02:28 PCTFrom Digi: "Introducing Digi XBee3 Cellular LTE-M/NB-IoT"Last week, we released Digi XBee3? Cellular LTE-M/NB-IoT, a single SKU that provides original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with a simple way to integrate low-power narrow-band cellular connectivity into their Internet of Things (IoT) devices., October 23, 2018 11:23:43 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Wi-Fi Xpress Development Board - Features"Get a hands-on look at the AMW007-E04 development board. With a rich set of features, the board makes developing with Wireless Xpress a simple and intuitive process., October 22, 2018 13:45:08 PCTFrom Digi: "IoT Development with Wireless Communications: Getting Started"Embarking on an IoT development project presents many questions that need to be answered ? whether you have extensive experience in machine-to-machine communications or you are just starting out. This enormously fast growing field offers a growing, October 21, 2018 11:34:39 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "mEZDPD3603A Web Programmable DC DC Power Module"The mEZDPD3603a is a programmable DC/DC power module up to 3A and 0.6-12V output voltage. This part has a multiple time programmable memory and a simple GUI to program., October 21, 2018 14:10:52 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Streamlining Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi Connectivity (Wireless Xpress)"Wireless Xpress is a configuration-based development experience for Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi designs. Add connectivity to your product with zero programming., October 20, 2018 13:43:46 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Skywire Global LTE-M Embedded Modem"Kurt Larson, CTO of NimbeLink showcases the Skywire LTE-M Embedded Modem. The modem uses the latest LTE-M and NB-IoT technology and has 2G Fallback. It also includes GNSS for satellite positioning services., October 20, 2018 14:01:12 PCTFrom Fujitsu: "Smart Manufacturing - lessons from the industry"Consumers are changing manufacturing forever. Here are four things successful smart manufacturers know, and three they don't., October 19, 2018 13:58:57 PCTFrom Digi: "Summit Envirosolutions Streamlines Data Processes with Wireless Sensors and Digi"At our Global IoT Conference earlier this year, we sat down with local consulting firm Summit Envirosolutions to discuss the sophisticated, yet simple, information systems that gather and evaluate critical environmental data used to provide more insightfu, October 19, 2018 10:36:40 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Smart Connected Energy"Industrial Wireless Devices for the Internet of Things, October 18, 2018 13:54:11 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Bluetooth Xpress Development Board - Features"Get a hands-on look at how the BGX13 development eases you into Bluetooth Xpress development, helping you add Bluetooth connectivity and get your product to market quickly., October 18, 2018 13:41:57 PCTWhat Does a Multi-Constellation Antenna Do? | Symmetry BlogThe market has introduced new multi-constellation antennas that provide an elegant solution to this problem. Keep reading to find out why multi-constellation antennas are important., October 18, 2018 10:48:02 PCTFrom Decawave: "MDEK Quick Start Guide"This video will help you setup Decawave's MDEK1001. The steps outlined here will show you how to create an RTLS network and track your assets., October 17, 2018 13:52:48 PCTFrom Digi: "Wired vs. Wireless: Which is More Secure?"See how wireless cellular routers can be used to avoid security breaches that can be caused when companies share wired broadband connections outside their employee network., October 17, 2018 10:18:13 PCTFrom Telit: "How Hardware Affects Service and Coverage for FirstNet"How Hardware Affects Service and Coverage for FirstNet, October 16, 2018 13:51:18 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Perfect Current-Control for High-Power Stepper Motors"TRINAMIC Motion Control GmbH and Co. KG, a leading manufacturer of semiconductors, electronics and mechatronic solutions in the fields of motor and motion control, announces the arrival of the new high-performance stepper motor driver TMC2160., October 16, 2018 13:21:39 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Bluetooth Xpress - Add Bluetooth with no Wireless Programming"Bluetooth Xpress makes adding Bluetooth connectivity to your application easy. Using the Xpress Command API, Bluetooth Xpress modules can provide a Bluetooth link to smart phones or other devices, October 15, 2018 13:28:28 PCTFrom Digi: "Internet of Things Stack Integration"Digi Enterprise Software Product Manager, Brad Cole, discusses IoT stack integration to better leverage device management and deliver IoT systems that are scalable., October 15, 2018 10:16:35 PCTFrom Lattice: "AI in the smart factory"Highly-capable, lower-cost camera systems are now being used to detect the presence of a human in a hazardous zone, or to disable machinery thereby preventing harm to workers. The same techniques can also be used to identify a foreign object, October 14, 2018 13:25:27 PCTFrom Micronas: "New sensor programming tool for Hall-effect sensors"The new Magnetic Sensor Programmer MSP V1.0 replaces APB 1.5 and completes TDKs programming toolchain for Micronas products. Suitable for Hall sensor families HAL 18xy, HAL/R 24xy, HAL 28xy, and HAL/R/C 37xy, October 13, 2018 13:24:05 PCTFrom Digi: "How to Better Manage Your IoT Deployment"An IoT project is most always mission critical, with ways and means to drive automation and increase productivity, but its deployment can be a major success criteria that is often overlooked or under resourced. See how Digi can take the guesswork out of, October 13, 2018 10:15:17 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "First units of MP-RTK L1/L2/L5 antenna available"The first units of EAD?S new MP-RTK L1/L2/L5 antenna available have now been dispatched to our initial customers., October 12, 2018 11:39:29 PCTFrom Telit: "Accelerating Digital Business Transformation"Right now, across the world, there?s a veritable army of C-level executives in countless organizations - all of whom understand that their business needs to undergo a digital transformation with an IoT deployment at its heart ? and yet still find themselv, October 12, 2018 11:44:43 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic nRF52840 multiprotocol SoC and supporting dev kit certified as a Zigbee Compliant platform"This means Nordic customers can now build and ship commercial Zigbee products using the nRF52840 SoC and nRF5 SDK for Thread and Zigbee. This includes products that would benefit from both Zigbee and Bluetooth 5 / Bluetooth Low Energy (concurrent) operati, October 11, 2018 13:11:28 PCTFrom Digi: "Establishing Principles for the Internet of Things (IoT) Security"Learn how the IoT security landscape has changed, as well as the new methodologies in place to thwart vulnerabilities and how to prepare to respond when new security threats arise., October 11, 2018 10:11:47 PCTSupplier Spotlight - GigaDevice | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is GigaDevice, a leading fabless company engaged in advanced memory technology and IC solutions., October 11, 2018 15:39:41 PCTWhat are HDMI and HDCP licenses and are they required? | Symmetry BlogThere are two essential pieces in HDMI interface technology: HDMI and HDCP specifications/licenses. Continue reading below to find out more about HDMI and HDCP licensing., October 10, 2018 16:44:40 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Has Joined the Microsoft Azure Certified Internet of Things Program?So What?"You may have heard that Lantronix has just become Microsoft Azure certified for Internet of Things (IoT). And I am guessing that your first response was ?that?s nice? or more likely ? ?so what!!?, October 10, 2018 11:58:45 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Intelligent Connectivity Innovation from Global Conference in LA"Demonstrations of intelligent connectivity were on-hand at ?Innovation City? during the Mobile World Congress Americas conference at the LA Convention Center September 12-14. The conferences are held annually in the U.S., Barcelona and Shanghai., October 10, 2018 13:22:01 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "868 MHz LoRa antennas ? a selection guide"868 MHz LoRa antennas are becoming a hot topic in our markets. Using the licence-free ISM frequency bands, LoRa is a long range, but low power wireless technology that is increasingly being used for IoT technology., October 9, 2018 11:38:46 PCTFrom Digi: "Herding Cats: Leveraging LTE and Preparing for 5G"The Internet of Things (IoT) not only means more things will be connected in the future, but that more things will be better connected as well. The world is migrating from 2G/3G to 4G and 5G with higher speed, lower cost, lower latency and lower power, October 9, 2018 10:10:06 PCTWhat is Dual-Mode Bluetooth 5? | Symmetry BlogOne of the most exciting features to be released is Dual-Mode Bluetooth. Keep reading to find out what Dual-Mode Bluetooth is, and if it is right for your design., October 9, 2018 10:22:53 PCTFrom Telit: "Why You Need an IT/OT Systems Integration Specialist"Successfully implementing industrial IoT technology requires a breadth of experience. Data analysis depends heavily on information technology (IT)?computers, storage, big data analytics and numerous applications designed to process electronic data., October 8, 2018 11:43:28 PCTFrom Trinamic: "How to set up the TMC4671 FOC Servo Controller"In this second video on the TMC4671, Onno explains how to set up the TMC4671 FOC Servo Controller and calibrate it., October 8, 2018 13:18:37 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Zero Programming Required - IoT Wireless Development Just Got a Lot Easier"Over and over, customers tell us they want a wireless link to just work so they can move on and focus on the application they're designing. This week, we delivered on this challenge with the introduction of Wireless Xpress, which gives designers, October 7, 2018 09:51:47 PCTFrom Digi: "Keep Your IoT Enterprise Always Up, Always On"When discussing an alternate network as a backup to your primary network, also known as failover, it?s important to understand the best failover connectivity options. Also, why do you need failover? Watch this video to learn best practices for uninterrupt, October 7, 2018 09:59:45 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Low Loss RF240 cables extend LTE installations"Low Loss RF240 cables from EAD are ideal for longer cable runs from LTE antennas to routers, modems and radios. These cables have excellent RF properties whilst having an overall diameter of 6.1mm and being flexible enough to route easily during installat, October 6, 2018 11:37:29 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy virtual drumkit allows drummers to practice anywhere by creating authentic sounds from sensor-tracked stick movements"?Freedrum? employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to run angle-tracking algorithms and wirelessly connect drumstick-attached devices to an app where users follow live drumming patterns, October 5, 2018 13:10:22 PCTFrom Digi: "Leightronix Digital Signage Connectivity Evolves with Digi XBee3 Cellular"Leightronix is a digital equipment design and manufacturing company that specializes in video solutions for digital signage equipment, such as television automation, live and video-on-demand web streaming media, IPTV and remote equipment control and media, October 5, 2018 09:55:45 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit and Wind River Provide Industrial IoT Users with an Industry-leading, Secure and Reliable Edge-to-Cloud Solution"Telit deviceWISE IoT platform provides out-of-the box device lifecycle management for IIoT customers using Wind River?s operating systems, October 4, 2018 11:42:08 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Reaches Patent Settlement with USR IoT in Europe"Lantronix, Inc.?(the ?Company?) (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with Jinan USR IoT Technology, October 4, 2018 11:57:49 PCTFrom Digi: "Top 5 IoT Platform Requirements"What should you be looking for in an Internet of Things platform? Digi Enterprise Software Product Manager, Brad Cole, shares insights on must-have requirements and functionality features the IoT platform should provide., October 3, 2018 09:54:42 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Waterproof LTE MIMO blade antenna for outdoor applications"The?MIMO-Blade?waterproof LTE MIMO blade antenna is an excellent solution for LTE applications where a MIMO antenna is be mounted outdoors or in an environment where moisture is present. This antenna is housed in an IP67 waterproof, low-pressure moulded, October 3, 2018 11:36:39 PCTThe Importance of Waterproof Cellular Antennas (and How to Find Them) | Symmetry BlogWaterproof devices always provide a peace of mind that their non-waterproof equivalents do not. When waterproof smartphones finally arrived, many owners no longer had to worry about losing their devices to the elements, especially during emergencies, October 3, 2018 14:54:22 PCTSymmetry Electronics Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness | Symmetry BlogOctober is breast cancer awareness month, a time for us to honor our many friends, family and coworkers who have or are currently facing this challenge. It is also the time to highlight the importance of breast awareness, education and research., October 3, 2018 09:05:46 PCTWhat Does It Mean to Daisy Chain MEMS Microphones? | Symmetry BlogDaisy-chaining a multi-microphone configuration is an efficient and ideal method for connecting multiple microphones on the same system., October 2, 2018 14:54:39 PCTWebinar: Streamlining Bluetooth 5 Product Design with Wireless XpressIn this webinar, we explore Silicon Labs? Bluetooth Xpress and provide a technical demonstration of how your product can connect to a smartphone or other device with Bluetooth in less than one day., October 2, 2018 09:50:38 PCTFrom Murata: "ADAS and Inertial Navigation"Autonomous cars will be judged much more strictly than human drivers. Today cars are already operating independantly, whether it be through cruise control mode or even parking assist - cars need to be able to perform in less than perfect conditions for, October 2, 2018 11:49:19 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata?s IoT solutions to be showcased at CEATEC JAPAN"Murata will be showcasing a variety of products and technologies at CEATEC JAPAN 2018, a CPS/IoT exhibition held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba. The theme of Murata?s presence will be, ?Enabling technologies for our IoT world?. We will provide a practical and, September 30, 2018 11:44:38 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Optical Sensing Demo - Silicon Labs"The optical sensor expansion eases your development of solutions that use ambient light sensing, proximity, or gestures. Learn more about our optical sensor solutions here, September 30, 2018 11:46:58 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix to Present at Sidoti and Company Fall 2018 Conference"Lantronix, Inc. (the ?Company?) (NASDAQ:LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that President and CEO Jeff Benck, and CFO Jeremy Whitaker will present, September 29, 2018 11:42:42 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek helps to bring 5G to India"During August, the team at MediaTek India attended the 5G India Leadership summit in New Dehli. At this event, Mohamed A. El-saidny, Director of Technology, presented some of MediaTek's research into the driving factors and innovations of 5G., September 29, 2018 11:33:01 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "LTE power dividers for M2M applications"For applications requiring LTE power dividers, EAD can recommend the Wevercomm 2-way and 4-way SMA-Female RF power splitters from Wevercomm. A compact,well-engineered solution, these power dividers cover all the 4G/LTE, 3G and GSM frequency bands from 700, September 28, 2018 11:40:45 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Smart stepper motors ? it doesn?t get any easier than this"With the new PD-1076 and PD-1276 family Trinamic completes the PANdrive smart motors family by NEMA23 and NEMA24 Drives. Intelligent solutions like the PANdrive motors with integrated controller easily connect between digital and physical worlds., September 27, 2018 11:34:21 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Murata | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Murata, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of advanced electronic materials, September 27, 2018 11:17:33 PCTSmart Stepper Motors - Precision Control for the Internet of Things | Symmetry BlogThe inclusion of the smart stepper motor into the market is a game changer for automation and other connected applications. In the forefront of this technology is TRINAMIC Motion Control., September 26, 2018 08:33:55 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Active Stereo Camera 3D Sensing Reference Design for Android Smartphones"Facial recognition technology for device unlocking, photography, video or other uses in apps has become a key demand in modern smartphones., September 26, 2018 11:31:41 PCTFrom Digi: "Summit Envirosolutions Improves Groundwater with Information Systems"Summit Envirosolutions, combines the power of environmental science and data management tools to monitor the quality of water and to enhance our understanding of the environment?s physical, biological, and chemical relationships., September 26, 2018 10:31:51 PCTFrom Multi-Tech: "TMC Names MultiTech a 2018 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award Winner"MultiConnect? ConduitTM AP Recognized for Exceptional Innovation, September 25, 2018 11:24:29 PCTIs MEMS Technology Fragile? A Guide to Caring for Your MEMS Products | Symmetry BlogWhile care should always be given for all products when handled by anyone in the electronics industry, MEMS in particular must be given special care when handling them. Keep reading to learn why., September 25, 2018 16:44:01 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Ranked #1772 On 2018 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List"Inc. magazine revealed last week that NimbeLink is No. 1772 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation?s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the America, September 24, 2018 10:58:54 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi Helps Summit Improve Groundwater Protection And Management"Kinetic is a pioneering innovator in workplace wearables that improve worker safety, prevent injuries, and decrease associated costs. The company?s flagship REFLEX? hip-mounted device, which includes the Digi ConnectCore? 6 single board computer at its, September 24, 2018 10:12:20 PCTFrom Telit: "Why Data Speed Matters for Cellular First Responder Applications"In an emergency, first responders are on the front lines, rushing to save lives and assess critical situations. Communication is an essential need for all emergency personnel, and in large-scale disasters it?s imperative for communication links to reach, September 23, 2018 10:09:21 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy tire pressure monitoring system provides drivers with ?real time? continuous feedback to help avoid potential safety issues"The ?70mai Tire Pressure Monitoring System? from 70mai employs Nordic?s nRF51 Series SoC to provide wireless connectivity between the in-car console and the user?s smartphone, September 23, 2018 10:51:12 PCTFrom Digi: "Kinetic Improves Safety with Workplace Wearables"Each day in workplace settings across numerous industries, workers are constantly putting their bodies at risk by improperly lifting, twisting, and turning. Kinetic is a pioneering innovator in workplace wearables that improve worker safety, September 22, 2018 10:30:50 PCTFrom Multi-Tech: "MultiTech Expands Features for Award Winning MultiConnect? mDotTM and xDotTM modules"Long range RF modules, bring intelligence and reduced complexity to the edge of the network while supporting a variety of interfaces to connect battery-powered ?things?, September 21, 2018 11:23:42 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Monolithic Power Systems | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Monolithic Power Systems, an integrated power solutions company providing small power solutions for systems, September 21, 2018 12:00:08 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "New NimbeLink Skywire Modem Receives Verizon Certification"NimbeLink?s NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD Skywire modem has been officially approved through Verizon?s Open Development certification process., September 21, 2018 10:59:28 PCTSymmetry Suppliers Exhibiting at Bluetooth World | Symmetry BlogThe official exhibition of the Bluetooth SIG, Bluetooth World 2018 featured attendees from all parts of the Bluetooth industry, including developer, seller, inventors, buying and users of solutions for the IoT., September 20, 2018 11:47:23 PCTFrom Nordic: "Wireless parking barriers use Nordic Bluetooth Low Energy technology to control access to electric vehicle parking spots and charging stations"Makaio?s ?Parketeer? employs Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52832 SoC to enable smart parking barriers and wirelessly connect with nRF51822 SoC-powered gateway that relays parking spot availability data to the Cloud, September 20, 2018 10:39:58 PCTFrom Digi: "Kinetic Creates An Innovative Wearable That Reduces Workplace Injuries And Increases Safety Using Digi IoT Solutions"Kinetic is a pioneering innovator in workplace wearables that improve worker safety, prevent injuries, and decrease associated costs. The company?s flagship REFLEX? hip-mounted device, which includes the Digi ConnectCore? 6 single board computer at its, September 20, 2018 10:11:11 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit and AT and T to Help First Responders Understand Cellular Technology Options"Aug. 23 webinar and Oct. 24 panel feature experts from Telit and AT and T to provide insight on what to consider when it comes to the FirstNet device ecosystem, September 19, 2018 10:04:48 PCTSymmetry Electronics Sponsors TDK Developers Conference Cocktail Reception | Symmetry BlogEarlier this week, TDK hosted their 7th annual TDK Developers Conference in Santa Clara, CA. Symmetry Electronics is proud to have been the sponsor for the cocktail reception for the TDK Developers Conference., September 19, 2018 08:23:09 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "IoT Hero Cognosos Helps Fleet Lot Operators Find and Track Vehicles"Recently, we had the chance to talk to?Jim Stratigos,?founder and CTO of?Cognosos, an IoT start-up that has solved a big problem for automotive car dealers and auction operators., September 19, 2018 10:00:57 PCTSmart Sensor vs Base Sensor - What's the Difference? | Symmetry BlogWith the introduction of new Internet of Things technology comes the need for newer innovations in sensor technology. Find out about the smart sensor and how it differs from traditional ?base? sensors., September 18, 2018 09:07:06 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Low Power Global Skywire Modem Receives Verizon Certification"NimbeLink?s NL-SW-LTE-QBG96 Skywire modem has been officially approved through Verizon?s Open Development certification process., September 18, 2018 10:59:48 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Smartphone services are adding $150Bn to sub-Saharan African economy"In an interview with CNBC Africa, GSMA lead analyst, Kenechi Okeleke, claims the mobile industry is responsible for creating 3 million jobs in sub-Saharan Africa. By 2022, the GSMA expects the mobile economy to add $150Bn to Africa's GDP., September 17, 2018 10:54:41 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Multi Constellation Magnetic Antenna for RTK applications"EAD is introducing a multi constellation magnetic antenna for RTK GNSS applications. The MP-RTK antenna is based on the popular MP (Magnetic Puck) platform and supports GPS L1, L2, L5, GLONASS 1, GLONASS 2, Beidou 1 and Beidou 2 frequencies., September 17, 2018 10:36:09 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Redpine Introduces Dual-Mode Bluetooth 5 Secure MCU Solution"Redpine Signals, Inc. launched its industry-leading dual-mode Bluetooth 5 and 802.15.4 Wireless Secure MCU (WiSeMCU) solution ? RS13100, with an integrated 180MHz ARM Cortex-M4F MCU for customer applications., September 16, 2018 10:50:45 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Introduces LTE Category 1 USB Modem for Sprint"Compact, industrial-grade device provides plug-and-play connectivity for vending machines, medical devices, smart grid, manufacturing equipment and more., September 15, 2018 10:26:00 PCTFrom Nordic: "IoT gateway and dongle enable OEMs to rapidly develop multiprotocol low power RF solutions for commercial mesh networking applications"Fanstel Corp.?s ?BWG840F? gateway and ?USB840F? dongle employ Nordic Semiconductor?s nRF52840 multiprotocol SoC to deliver long range mesh wireless connectivity, September 14, 2018 10:23:20 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata invests in MEMS sensor manufacturing in Finland."Murata expands its MEMS sensor manufacturing by building a new factory in Vantaa, Finland to increase the sensor production capacity. Total value of the investment is five billion yen. With the expansion, the company estimates to create 150?200 new jobs, September 14, 2018 09:55:15 PCTFrom Lattice: "Meeting Demand for More Intelligence at the Edge"Over recent decades system design has evolved from one processing topology to another, from centralized to distributed architectures and back again in a constant search for the ideal solution. As computational requirements have skyrocketed, September 13, 2018 09:51:13 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink To Create Major Buzz At Mobile World Congress Americas ?Company Exhibiting A Live Beehive On The Show Floor"Among many other activities, as a part of the event?s Innovation City, NimbeLink will be showcasing its asset tracking solution as it monitors a live beehive in the Innovation City in Hall South Stand S. 1346. The exhibit will be live each day of the show, September 13, 2018 10:55:59 PCTSupplier Spotlight - C-Media | Symmetry BlogThis week's supplier is C-Media, a manufacturer specializing in USB and PCI audio processing solutions for USB audio peripheral applications including headsets, handsets, microphones, speakers, sound stations, sound cards., September 13, 2018 10:51:07 PCTSense Everything! InvenSense Offers MEMS Sensors and Microphones for IoT | Symmetry BlogIt is important to choose your sensors wisely. Because of the sensitivity of sensors and the value that comes from precise accuracy, a quality sensor can make all the different on how well your IoT device operates., September 12, 2018 11:45:06 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Redpine Launches Industry-Leading Dual-Mode Bluetooth 5 Secure MCU Solution"Uniquely combines dual-mode Bluetooth 5 with high-performance processing, advanced security, and low-power for advanced IoT applications. Delivers 2-3x higher processor performance and 3-4x more battery life., September 12, 2018 10:49:46 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Receives Deutsche Telekom NB-IoT Certifications for Three IoT Modules"The Telit ME910C1-E1 is an LTE, Mobile IoT module NB-IoT-certified for use on Deutsche Telekom?s network. The ME910C1-E2 enables European organizations to leverage the trend toward NB-IoT for future proofing and flexibility., September 12, 2018 09:48:26 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "IoT Hero Updates Device to Help Bring Back the Bees"Several years ago, we had the chance to talk to Rich Morris, the founder of?Broodminder, a start-up company based in Madison, Wisconsin. Rich created a rugged IoT device to help backyard beekeepers raise more healthy bee, September 11, 2018 09:44:48 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy smart bidet seat provides convenient wireless operation from a smartphone, tablet, or via remote control"Kohler Novita ?Therapy Bidet? and remote control employ Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 SoC, enabling faster product development and reducing application power demands, September 11, 2018 10:21:46 PCTThis Week, Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles | Symmetry BlogMobile World Congress is coming up this week, and this is an exciting time to check out the latest in technology, thought-leadership and the Internet of Things., September 11, 2018 13:59:41 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Participating at Lake Street Capital Market?s 2nd Annual Best Idea Growth Conference in September 2018"Irvine, CA ? August 29, 2018 ? Lantronix, Inc. (the ?Company?) (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that President and CEO Jeff Benck, and CFO Jeremy, September 10, 2018 09:57:03 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata exhibits at Mobile World Congress Americas 2018!"We are excited to announce that Murata will be exhibiting at Mobile World Congress Americas, September 12-14, 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in CA., September 9, 2018 09:54:07 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek CryptoCore cryptographic module receives FIPS 140-2 Validation Certificate"The MediaTek CryptoCore cryptographic module in the MediaTek Helio X30 has been granted FIPS 140-2 Validation Certificate (cert #3264) by The National Institute of Standards and Technology of the United States of America (NIST)., September 9, 2018 10:53:36 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi International Ranked 15th Top Industrial IoT Company Worldwide by Independent Research Firm IoT ONE"The IoT ONE 500 Ranking Showcases World?s Top 500 Most Impactful IIoT Companies, Cites Digi?s Expertise, Growing Software and Services Business, September 8, 2018 09:52:10 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy wireless gateway and peripheral sensors employ Nordic technology to deliver connected, remotely operable home-automation network"Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Shenzhen Aoxingao Technology Co., Ltd. (AXAET), a China-based Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company, has selected both Nordic?s nRF52832?Bluetooth??Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) System-on-Chip (SoC), and nRF52810, September 8, 2018 10:20:58 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Dual mode Bluetooth 5 and IEEE 802.15.4 compatible wireless MCU, Redpine announced"Redpine Signals Inc. announced "RS13100", a wireless communication MCU compatible with dual mode Bluetooth 5 and IEEE 802.15.4 ( news release ). Fitness band, industrial control unit, location tag, battery-powered equipment such as smart lock etc., September 7, 2018 10:48:12 PCTFrom Lattice: "Home is where AI is"Very soon most homes will have Siri, Alexa, Google Home or similar. Many already have all three. The acceptance of such sophisticated AI systems as an everyday, normal addition to the living room says much about the human condition to imagine, September 7, 2018 09:50:10 PCTFrom Telit: "Four Essentials of IoT Device and Connection Management"Creating a network of IoT devices is a fairly straightforward process, but maintaining those connections can be challenging. When you have thousands of devices in your network and one is not behaving well, isolating the issue can become a challenge, September 6, 2018 09:47:19 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Redpine Signals | Symmetry BlogThis week's supplier is Redpine Signals, a wireless semiconductor and system solutions company focusing on innovative, ultra-low power and high-performance products for next-generation wireless applications., September 6, 2018 11:51:53 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy-equipped power transmitter wirelessly charges wearables and other portable electronic devices fitted with RF energy harvesting chips"Powercast?s ?PowerSpot TX91503 wireless transmitter? employs Nordic?s nRF51422 Bluetooth LE multiprotocol solution for wirelessly scheduling power transmissions and monitoring battery status of charging devices, September 5, 2018 10:15:36 PCTLTE Cat M1 vs NB-IoT vs LoRa - Comparing LPWANs | Symmetry BlogHere is a quick look at the differences between LTE-M, NB-IoT and LoRa, September 5, 2018 09:38:19 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Timing 101 #10: The Case of the Half-terminated Differential Output Clock"In this month?s post, I will review a basic, but sometimes overlooked, best practice necessary for making proper output clock measurements., September 5, 2018 09:43:19 PCTFrom Nordic: "Home Security Equipped Drone"The winner of the 2017 IoT Hack Day event, was a home security system created by Christopher Black and Joshua Kaeding. This sensor security system can activate a drone when it detects an intruder. Motion sensors, data collection, and cloud connectivity, September 1, 2018 10:25:22 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Low Power Global Skywire Modem Receives Verizon Certification"NimbeLink?s NL-SW-LTE-QBG96 Skywire modem has been officially approved through Verizon?s Open Development certification process., August 31, 2018 16:27:09 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "DMO868-4 antenna is now shipping"EAD?s new DMO868-4 antenna is now shipping.Designed for continuous outdoor deployment for IoT, LoRa and Sigfox applications, the DMO8684 can be pole or wall-mounting using the dual mount bracket. Offering 4.3 dBi gain, the DMO8684 is housed, August 30, 2018 10:00:45 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "New NimbeLink Skywire Modem Receives Verizon Certification"NimbeLink?s NL-SW-LTE-S7618RD Skywire modem has been officially approved through Verizon?s Open Development certification process., August 30, 2018 16:27:16 PCTSupplier Spotlight - AverLogic | Symmetry BlogThis week's supplier is AverLogic, a fabless semiconductor company specializing in high-performance application specific memory and video processing circuits., August 30, 2018 11:06:51 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic launches dedicated EtherCAT motion controller IC"The TMC8670 is a field-oriented control (FOC) servo controller with a CANopen over EtherCAT? protocol stack, handling real-time critical tasks faster than any software-based solution., August 29, 2018 09:59:09 PCTHigh-Powered Speakers for IoT Devices? Here's a Better Solution for Sound! | Symmetry BlogDB Unlimited, the leading brand in speakers for small devices and IoT, has invented that exact solution with their newly released Power Micro Series., August 29, 2018 15:33:22 PCTFrom MediaTek: "New Whitepaper: Enhancing uplink performance with data compression techniques"The exponential increase in demand for data connectivity - especially in densely populated areas - can put disproportionate pressure on both down and upload performance., August 28, 2018 09:57:50 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Certifies LTE Cat 1 and Cat 4 Modules with U.S. Cellular"LE910-NA1 Cat 1 and LE910-NA V2 Cat 4 modules deliver LTE speed, reliability and longevity expanding connectivity options for North American IoT solution providers, August 28, 2018 09:08:56 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi XBee3 Cellular LTE-M Smart Modem and Development Kits Now Available"Digi International?, (NASDAQ: DGII,, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, today announced the immediate availability of the Digi? XBee3? Cellular LTE-M development kits, August 27, 2018 11:07:52 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Announces Engineering Leadership Change to Support its Next Phase of Growthx"Lantronix, Inc.?(NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) announced today that Daryl Miller, vice president of engineering will be retiring in September, August 26, 2018 09:49:31 PCTFrom Telit: "Learning from TSMC: Take Action Now to Avoid Being the Next Manufacturing Virus Attack Victim"By now you may have heard that TSMC, the world?s largest semiconductor contract manufacturer was the latest victim of a virus attack that was significant enough to impact its revenue by?as much as $171M(US)., August 26, 2018 09:07:05 PCTFrom Digi: "Cellular Simplified: Introducing the Digi XBee3 LTE-M Smart Modem"With over 10 million modules deployed, Digi XBee? is the world?s #1 choice for embedded wireless connectivity. With the introduction of Digi XBee3? Cellular LTE-M, Digi has simplified the task of integrating the latest LTE and low-power wide-area (LPWA), August 25, 2018 09:11:32 PCTFrom Telit: "How Industrial IoT is Transforming Automotive Manufacturing"Steve Sperry, System Engineer Mc-McRicardo Buranello, Global VP Telit Industrial SolutionsDavid De La Rosa, VP deviceWISE, August 24, 2018 16:47:23 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Added to LD Micro Index"Lantronix, Inc.?(the ?Company?) (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that it has been added into the LD Micro Index, effective August 2, 2018., August 24, 2018 09:48:25 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata invests in MEMS sensor manufacturing in Finland"Murata expands its MEMS sensor manufacturing by building a new factory in Vantaa, Finland to increase the sensor production capacity. Total value of the investment is five billion yen., August 23, 2018 09:19:00 PCTSupplier Spotlight: DSP Group | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is DSP Group, a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications., August 23, 2018 16:53:42 PCTFrom Digi: "Connecting Digi XBee3 Cellular to AWS IoT with MQTT"The Digi XBee3 Cellular line of cellular modems offer a pre-certified way to accelerate time to market and makes connecting to AWS IoT easier than ever before. Digi XBee3 Cellular is programmable with published libraries for connecting to AWS IoT using MQ, August 23, 2018 16:51:07 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek AI-Accelerated Face Detection Engine"The AI-Accelerated Face Detection Engine takes camera technology to the next level. We demonstrated the many possibilities of Deep Learning technology, which allows you to take crystal clear pictures in conditions that are impossible for most cameras., August 22, 2018 16:48:37 PCTFrom Telit: "How To Select a Router for First Responder Applications"Telit Sponsored webinar featuring Digi International ? July 26, 2018Kenneth Bednasz, VP Application Engineering - Americas, TelitSteve Mazur, Business Development, Digi International, August 22, 2018 16:46:35 PCTRegister for the TDK Developers Conference, featuring InvenSense and Micronas | Symmetry BlogThe TDK Developers Conference is coming up this September, and Symmetry will be the exclusive host of the cocktail reception at the TDK Developers Conference.?All TDK product lines will be featured at the conference, including InvenSense and Micronas., August 22, 2018 09:12:34 PCTDMO8684: A New 868MHz Dual Mount Omni Antenna For IoT | Symmetry BlogEmbedded Antenna Design has released their new DMO8684 antenna. Feauturing high gain and the ability to be mounted external via a cable, this antenna can be placed away from an enclosure and is ideal for applications like mesh solutions and networking., August 21, 2018 11:59:22 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic TMC4671 Servo Controller with Field Oriented Control (FOC)"In this video, Onno introduces the new TMC4671 Servo Controller with integrated Field Oriented Control for the most energy-efficent way of turning an electric motor. With integrated ADCs, position sensor interfaces and position interpolators, the TMC4671, August 21, 2018 16:42:18 PCTFrom Fujitsu: "Welcome to Fujitsu?s Connected Retail Experience Center"We have put together a blend of omni-channel connected retail solutions that provides new ways to serve your customers, deliver intelligent support capabilities that predict and maintain critical infrastructure and transform your customer engagement., August 21, 2018 16:44:26 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Let's Build: Smart Mailbox Part II"Brandon's back with his Smart Mailbox Project! The hardware of the mailbox solution is complete, and that includes the cellular hardware. In this episode he walks through all the sensors he has build in and how it all connects., August 20, 2018 16:38:17 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix? SLC? 8000 Advanced Console Manager"The Lantronix? SLC? 8000 advanced console manager is the industry?s first modular console server that provides secure remote access to IT equipment while reducing deployment costs and time., August 20, 2018 16:40:13 PCTFrom Telit: "Leveraging Low Power Wi-Fi IoT for Smart Home Alarms and Automation"With the coming wireless revolution of Internet of Things (IoT), more than 20.4 billion devices are expected to be connected to one another by the year 2020, according to analyst firm, Gartner. Imagine being able to control every aspect of your home remot, August 19, 2018 16:20:53 PCTFrom Silicon Motion: "Silicon Motion Announces New Dual-Mode Enterprise Class SSD Controller Solution at 2018 Flash Memory Summit"SM2270 SSD controller is designed with standard NVMe? and Open Channel capabilities for enterprise and data center storage, August 19, 2018 16:35:44 PCTFrom MediaTek: "7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio A22 in your next smartphone"7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio A22 in your next smartphone, August 18, 2018 16:33:22 PCTFrom Trinamic: "New closed-loop, complete mechatronic solution"The PANdrive PD42-x-1370 is a new family of compact, full mechatronic solutions including NEMA17 / 42mm flange size stepper motors as well as magnetic encoders for position feedback and closed-loop operation., August 18, 2018 16:34:38 PCTFrom Digi: "Four Ways to Accelerate IoT Projects"We help build better custom wireless products and having been involved with hundreds of product development efforts, we know the setbacks and the accelerators. Our RF and Hardware Engineering Manager, Kyle Sporre, shares a quick list to help you develop, August 17, 2018 16:23:03 PCTFrom Telit: "How to Boost ROI with a Single-Provider Approach to IoT Data Plans"IoT technologies allow everyday devices to connect to their users in innovative and unprecedented ways, creating augmented efficiency and ease in every facet of modern living. From wearable health trackers designed to alert loved ones to potential issues,, August 17, 2018 16:20:47 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Programmable Clocks Simplify Board-Level FPGA Designs"One of our timing customers sees a real opportunity in the way FPGA-based designs are commercialized and brought to market., August 16, 2018 16:20:31 PCTFrom Silvertel: "The ever shrinking world of POE from Silvertel and the new Ag9900M."This tiny ultra-miniature POE PD module is truly the smallest POE module and POE solution in the world. Capable of delivering up to 12W of power, and even rated for up to 12W at 85?C, it packs an incredible performance into the smallest of spaces., August 16, 2018 16:30:24 PCTAverLogic AL462 for Innovative Product of the Year Award | Symmetry BlogVoting has begun for?Innovative?Product of the Year Awards at 2018 World Electronics Achievement Awards, and?AverLogic is in the running for their innovative AL462 UHD FIFO., August 16, 2018 10:54:10 PCTSupplier Spotlight: NimbeLink | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is NimbeLink, a leading fabless semiconductor company situated in Taiwan., August 16, 2018 16:43:23 PCTThe Best Field-Oriented Control (FOC) Servo Motion Controller IC over EtherCAT | Symmetry BlogTo achieve high performance in robotic designs, a field-oriented control (FOC) servo controller with a dedicated CANopen over EtherCAT? protocol stack can provide the best in real-time critical tasks handling ? faster than any software-based solution., August 15, 2018 08:08:44 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy wireless smart toothbrush detects specific areas brushed, areas missed, and other brushing activity to help improve dental habits"Joint Chinese?s ?Teethcare Smart Toothbrush? employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly sync teeth brushing data collected via an in-built gyroscope sensor with a user?s smartphone, August 15, 2018 16:28:27 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Collaborates with Microsoft to Accelerate Internet of Things Solutions" Lantronix, Inc. (the ?Company?) (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has joined the Microsoft Azure Certified for Internet of Things (IoT) program, August 14, 2018 16:26:50 PCTFrom Telit: "IoT at Scale | Evolving Beyond Hardware Solutions"Looking beyond the module. There is a significant shift in the way IoT is being perceived. From the excitement generated by the concept of ?billions of connected devices? - it?s now becoming much more about ?delivering the data?., August 14, 2018 16:20:42 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Webinar: Exploring EFM8 8-bit MCU System Design"In this webinar, we explore the advantages of designing with Silicon Labs EFM 8-bit MCUs and identify ideal applications such as automotive, motor control, optical modules, and more., August 13, 2018 16:20:24 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata?s Cheerleaders take on role as Ambassadors for Supporting Culture and Tourism in Kyoto"Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., is proud to announce today that Murata?s Cheerleaders were bestowed the role of Ambassadors for Supporting Culture and Tourism in Kyoto., August 13, 2018 16:25:02 PCTFrom Telit: "IoT Edge to Cloud Integration Made Simple and Secure ? One Manufacturer?s Story"Launching an Internet of Things initiative in your company can be overwhelming. Even with sensors in place at key points at the edge of your network, transmitting and integrating data securely in the cloud is a challenge?especially if you?re working with, August 12, 2018 16:20:37 PCTFrom Digi: "How to Pick the Right 4G LTE Technology for Your Business Needs and Applications"With the shutdown of 2G and 3G networks looming on the horizon, many organizations are faced with the difficult question of ?So, what?s next?? The key question to really ask is, ?Well, what is the application?? Meaning, what is the current or projected us, August 12, 2018 16:21:18 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Powers New Range of First Responder Routers from Centrix IP"New AIS range of devices includes vehicle, portable and personal variants. Telit modules allow Centrix IP to market its new products across multiple geographies, August 11, 2018 16:21:11 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Regarding the Fixed Coordinate Invalid Curve Attack and our Bluetooth Products"Last week, the Bluetooth SIG announced an update to the Bluetooth specification in response to a security vulnerability related to Secure Simple Pairing and LE Secure Connections., August 11, 2018 16:20:18 PCTFrom Nordic: "Smart Remote 3 for nRF52 Series: How to test and debug audio processing"Smart Remote features advanced audio processing. To achieve high quality of voice, it supports PDM microphones, noise reduction, DSP equalizer, and 4 different codecs. Such an advanced processing leads to one question: how to get the best out of it?, August 10, 2018 15:24:15 PCTFrom Trinamic: "How to use graphs within the TMCL-IDE"In this session, our Field Application Engineer Thomas Ernst explains how you can use the TMCL-IDE's graphs and logging feature for your evaluations using the PD-1270 PANdrive and a potentiometer., August 10, 2018 15:26:53 PCTSupplier Spotlight: RealTek | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is RealTek, a leading fabless semiconductor company situated in Taiwan., August 10, 2018 09:34:03 PCTFrom Murata: "Murata ? Inspiring future innovators"Murata?s mission is to contribute to the advancement of our global society by developing innovative products and technologies that will help build a more connected, safer, healthier and efficient world. An important part of this overall philosophy is to i, August 9, 2018 15:21:07 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Redpine Signals is chosen as one of the 10 most trusted networking solution providers of 2018"With a vision of ?Driving Wireless Convergence? into new markets by delivering innovative, ultra-low power and multi-protocol products for the Internet-of-Things market, Redpine Signals was founded back in 2001. The IoT markets that Redpine targets, August 8, 2018 15:14:09 PCTFrom Nordic: "Digital writing pad employs Nordic Bluetooth Low Energy solution for low-latency wireless transfer of notes and sketches to user?s smartphone or tablet"Integration of Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC in Royole?s ?RoWrite? smart notepad, incorporating proprietary flexible sensor technology, allows users to send hand-written notes and drawings to a paired device via Bluetooth LE for editing and sharing, August 8, 2018 14:36:21 PCTThe Best Waterproof Speakers for Industrial Applications | Symmetry BlogDB Unlimited offers the industry standard when it comes to highly durable speakers. Their new IP67 Series Speakers provide high-quality waterproof speakers for any industrial application. Keep reading to learn about the 67 Series., August 8, 2018 14:59:01 PCTIntroducing InvenSense, the Newest Line on Symmetry | Symmetry BlogSymmetry is proud to announce our distribution of InvenSense products! We will be stocking and shipping MEMS sensors and microphones by InvenSense with quality that they are known for., August 7, 2018 16:01:12 PCTFrom Telit: "The Internet of Life Saving Things | FirstNet Solutions with IoT"FirstNet is far more than just a new, more reliable means for voice communication between first responders. It?s the opportunity for that community to leverage all that the mobile network ecosystem has been delivering in terms of value to business and ind, August 6, 2018 13:58:26 PCTFrom MediaTek: "7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio P22 in your next smartphone"7 reasons you need the MediaTek Helio P22 in your next smartphone, August 6, 2018 14:21:33 PCTFrom Telit: "How Faster Cellular Broadband is Enabling SD-WAN Corporate Networking"As we become more dependent on data and cloud-based file-sharing, having an immediate connection with business resources is crucial for customers and employees alike., August 5, 2018 15:10:57 PCTFrom Nordic: "Module-based IoT platform converts food and beverage coolers into smart coolers that share key operational data via Bluetooth LE and enjoy 7-year battery life"Insigma?s ?Connected Retail? solutions, powered by Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC, allows brand owners to wirelessly and remotely monitor chilled and ambient point of sales stock, August 5, 2018 15:11:14 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic-powered Bluetooth 5 gaming keyboard provides increased responsiveness and minimizes keystroke errors to deliver portable solution for serious gamers"The ?BETOP K1? mechanical keyboard employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to provide Bluetooth Low Energy wireless connectivity and extend battery life up to 30 hours between recharge, August 4, 2018 14:34:43 PCTFrom MediaTek: "See how MediaTek Helio P60 outperforms the competition"The MediaTek Helio P60 has taken the smartphone world by storm this year, with many of the most popular, branded smartphones in the 'performance-mainstream' market opting to use the chip. Why? See for yourself in the head-to-head benchmark tests below, August 4, 2018 14:20:30 PCTFrom Telit: "Four Antennas Help LTE Achieve 1 Gigabit Per Second Speeds Allowing for Novel Applications"In the ever-expanding world of digital communications, speed is the one thing everyone wants more than anything., August 3, 2018 15:10:33 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Powerful stepper motor servo modules for driving three axes"Both the TMCM-3314 and TMCM-3315 are the most powerful stepper servo module for controlling multiple axes with 6.7A., August 3, 2018 15:10:16 PCTSupplier Spotlight: iC-Haus | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is iC-Haus, a leading manufacturer of standard iCs (ASSP) and customized ASiC semiconductor solutions., August 2, 2018 10:38:35 PCTFrom Nordic: "Smart programmable LCD display can wirelessly monitor and control Bluetooth Low Energy devices in small production run, hobbyist, or educational applications"The ?Pixl.js? from Espruino employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to provide wireless connectivity to Bluetooth-enabled PCs and MacOS platforms enabling rapid prototyping using JavaScript, August 2, 2018 14:32:47 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio A Series smartphone processors just launched"The MediaTek Helio A series enables device makers to target the mid-tier/mainstream smartphone market with a new wave of high performance smartphones for multimedia, gaming and that feature incredible cameras, AI enhancements and greater power efficiency., August 2, 2018 14:19:28 PCTFrom Digi: "From Maker to Mainstream ? Productizing Innovation"Product design does not have a formula. There is no one-size-fits-all playbook. But the journey of any innovator is rich with insights. For those who are wondering what it may be like in the trenches, we?ll take a walk through the process one developer, August 1, 2018 14:01:51 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Introduces Two New Solution Bundles to Enable Next-Generation Connectivity for the Energy Sector"Award-winning IoT Products Provide Reliable, Secure, Cost-Effective Communications for Mission-Critical Distribution Automation, August 1, 2018 15:06:40 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic launches low-cost USB dongle for its nRF Connect for Desktop PC tool that is compatible with all nRF-supported, short-range wireless standards"Nordic Semiconductor today announces that it has launched a low-cost, ($10 suggested-retail) USB Dongle for its nRF Connect for Desktop PC tool that allows developers to immediately connect their PCs to a wireless device with only one end of the wireless, July 31, 2018 14:31:43 PCTWhy Use a Programmable Power Module? | Symmetry BlogA programmable power module is a power module with programmable parameters. This article will explain the benefits of using a programmable power module., July 31, 2018 09:17:22 PCTFrom Telit: "First Responder Devices and Ruggedness Go Hand in Hand"First responders work in a wide range of environments?inside burning buildings, on the ground in frigid conditions, and in torrential downpours., July 31, 2018 13:44:38 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi International Brings Dual-Connectivity to Public Transit with Digi TransPort WR64"Cellular Router Simultaneously and Separately Supports Connectivity Needs of Transit Agencies and their Ridership for High-Performance, Security, July 30, 2018 14:00:16 PCTFrom MediaTek: "How does MediaTek 5G Smart Link technology work?"MediaTek is working to mitigate the effect of signal blockages from everyday objects that get between you and the cell tower, improving wireless connection performance and reliability. By dynamically switching between mmWave and sub-6GHz radio, July 30, 2018 14:18:52 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Rapid Positioning with Smart Stepper Motor Drives"Stepper motors are always ideal when a lot of torque and precise, reliable positioning is needed at low and medium speeds. The new PANdrive is pushing the envelope for stepper motor applications to high-speed positioning with up to 5000 rpm., July 30, 2018 15:09:01 PCTFrom Lattice: "Using eARC to Easily Enable Theater Quality Surround Sound"This video introduces the benefits of HDMI 2.1?s eARC feature:, July 30, 2018 15:30:47 PCTFrom AMD: "Barco Coronis Uniti? Medical Monitor Deep Dive into the Technology Powered by AMD"Come take a deep dive into the Barco Coronis Uniti? Medical Monitor powered by AMD. Learn how AMD Technology is helping the doctors on a daily basis!, July 29, 2018 16:12:48 PCTFrom Nordic: "Wearable assistive technology employs Bluetooth Low Energy to connect muscle EMG sensors to wirelessly control paired devices"Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC provides wireless connectivity for Control Bionics? ?NeuroNode?, enabling users suffering paralysis and loss of speech to control devices via electromyography, July 29, 2018 14:29:57 PCTFrom Telit: "Embedded Modules vs. Standard Data Cards: Which is Right for Your First Responder Network Application?"When you?re designing a device for the FirstNet market, you have some important choices to make to address design and functionality constraints of your end-product., July 29, 2018 13:43:22 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Introduces New Helio A Series Chipset Family to Power More Mid-Market Feature-Rich, Affordable Smartphones" MediaTek today unveiled its Helio A series, expanding its Helio family of feature-packed and power-efficient chipsets with the company?s new Helio A22 system-on-chip (SoC)., July 28, 2018 14:17:51 PCTFrom MultiTech: "TeraNova Selects MultiTech?s Dragonfly Cellular Module to Improve Communications for Pursuant Health?s Web, Mobile and Health Kiosks"Integrated Solution with Webbing, a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Provides a Better and More Cost-Efficient IoT Solution, July 28, 2018 15:03:46 PCTFrom Lattice: "Real-Time Vehicle Classification | Lattice sensAI"This demonstration identifies vehicles and classifies them as heavy, light, and two-wheel. The inferencing is done using Convolutional Neural Networks implemented in the Embedded Vision Development Kit?s ECP5 FPGA. Power consumption is less than 1W, July 28, 2018 15:29:42 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic-powered sensor enables lighting manufacturers to deliver Bluetooth mesh networking to the professional lighting sector"The ?Fixture-Integrated Sensor? from Murata can be integrated into a wide range of luminaires, allowing users to configure and control lighting network from a smartphone, July 27, 2018 14:26:29 PCTFrom Digi: "How to Stay Ahead of the 3G Network Sunset"Since the first analog systems launched in the 1980s, cellular technology continues to rapidly evolve with another evolutionary step on the horizon as mobile network operators roll out Long-Term Evolution (LTE) networks and phase out legacy 2G and 3G, July 27, 2018 13:58:08 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Bluetooth Connectivity in IoT Applications"Wireless Connectivity for Low Power, Short-range IoT Applications, July 27, 2018 14:11:38 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit and IBM Accelerate Global Industrial IoT Deployments"New reseller agreement enables manufacturers and other industrial businesses to leverage the combined power of the world?s best-in-class solutions for IoT and AI, July 26, 2018 13:47:11 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek?s NB-IoT MT2625 SoC Validated by SoftBank"New ConsoleFlow Software Reduces IT Downtime by Bringing In-Band Management Capability to Out-of-Band Networks, July 26, 2018 14:16:42 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Lantronix | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Lantronix, a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) asset, July 26, 2018 11:40:20 PCTFrom AMD: "Machine Learning for Medical Powered by AMD"The AMD Ryzen? Embedded V1000 is shaping the way for machine learning in the medical industry. This video will walk you through the technology and the AMD advantages!, July 26, 2018 16:11:34 PCTFrom Lattice: "Building a Seamless 360 Degree Surround View with ECP5"This demonstration takes the output from four fish-eye cameras and performs de-warping, white balance correction, and image stitching. The demonstration also enables the user to provides different views., July 26, 2018 15:28:50 PCTParent Company of Symmetry Electronics listed in Forbes' "Best Mid-Size Employers" | Symmetry BlogTTI, Inc., the parent company of Symmetry Electronics, has been named to Forbes 2018 America?s Best Mid-Size Employers list., July 25, 2018 09:07:09 PCTFrom Digi: "Cellular Routers to be Critical for Public Safety Communications"The National Public Safety Broadband Network is the nation?s first cellular broadband network dedicated to public safety. It will be providing more reliable communication for first responders by enabling better device interoperability across public, July 25, 2018 13:48:43 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix ConsoleFlow? Named in Top 8 Cool Products at Cisco Live by CRN"New ConsoleFlow Software Reduces IT Downtime by Bringing In-Band Management Capability to Out-of-Band Networks, July 25, 2018 14:12:32 PCTFrom Telit: "Twenty-Year-Old 2G Technology Steps in to Help Large Scale IoT Deployments in Europe"Upon its inception in 1991, 2G broke through the technological barrier and introduced the world to innovative wireless digital communication., July 24, 2018 13:24:27 PCT7 Tips on Best Antenna Placement for Surface-Mounted Chip Antennas | Symmetry BlogFor any antenna, proper placement is fundamental to optimal performance. In order to help engineers make the most of their antennas, I have compiled 7 important tips for ideal antenna placement., July 24, 2018 08:10:36 PCTFrom Lattice: "Face Tracking Using ECP5 and CNNs | Lattice sensAI"This demonstration identifies and tracks a human face. The inferencing is done using Convolutional Neural Networks implemented in the Embedded Vision Development Kit?s ECP5 FPGA. Power consumption is less than 1W., July 24, 2018 15:28:01 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek TAS 2.0 Smart Antenna in action"Transmitting Antenna Switching (TAS) 2.0 is a MediaTek patented technology that actively detects the best antenna to use in a smartphone., July 24, 2018 15:04:59 PCTGot Sound? Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Design | Symmetry BlogMany engineers may forget to add sound into their design until the very end of the design cycle, but sounds are often a very crucial interaction that end-users rely on. Here are some important considerations for adding sound into your design., July 23, 2018 10:16:43 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Six-Degrees of Separation"It has been postulated that every human is connected to every other human with only six relationships between. It has also been proven that probabilistically, you can be in a room with 23 people and have a 50 percent chance of two people having the same, July 23, 2018 13:28:40 PCTFrom Lattice: "Human Presence Detection Using ECP5 and CNNs | Lattice sensAI"This demonstration tallies apples and oranges to demonstrate object counting. The inferencing is done using eight Convolutional Neural Networks implemented in the Embedded Vision Development Kit?s ECP5 FPGA. Power consumption is less than 1W, July 22, 2018 15:27:17 PCTFrom AMD: "The Power of EPYC?"The AMD Enterprise Solutions team describe the transformative power of EPYC? processors in one-socket and two-socket servers., July 22, 2018 16:10:25 PCTFrom MediaTek: "A look at power efficient modems in MediaTek Helio"The latest MediaTek Helio processors have greatly increased the efficiency of 4G LTE-to-Wi-Fi hotspot use, giving up to 40% power saving., July 21, 2018 15:05:12 PCTFrom Lattice: "Object Counting Using ECP5 and CNNs | Lattice sensAI"This demonstration tallies apples and oranges to demonstrate object counting. The inferencing is done using eight Convolutional Neural Networks implemented in the Embedded Vision Development Kit?s ECP5 FPGA. Power consumption is less than 1W, July 20, 2018 15:26:12 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiConnect Conduit AEP 1.4.16 Firmware"MultiConnect Conduit AEP 1.4.16 Firmware Overview and Configuration, July 20, 2018 16:20:10 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Taiyo Yuden | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Taiyo Yuden, a worldwide provider of electronic components., July 20, 2018 09:52:18 PCTThe Best Ultra-Low Power Wi-Fi for IoT Applications | Symmetry BlogWith ultra-low power Wi-Fi, we can expect to see more battery-operated IoT device opt for Wi-Fi connectivity. Read the blog to learn more about the best ultra-low power wifi solution to use for IoT applications, July 19, 2018 11:21:35 PCTFrom Murata: "Childcare Sensor -Utilizing sensors in childcare-"We have developed a sensor that can sense the mood of children in a specific area. The collected sound data is analyzed, and the mood is determined. With this technology, caregivers and staff can know the areas where children are excited, July 19, 2018 16:21:31 PCTFrom Nordic: "Interactive console in Smart Remote 3 for nRF52 Series"Do you want to learn about new possibilities of automated testing of your products? Would you like to have the option to debug different configurations of your firmware without recompilation?, July 19, 2018 16:20:34 PCT[Video] Medium One IoT Cloud Kit (Silicon Lab Thunderboard Sense 2 and Raspberry Pi) | Symmetry BlogCulver Lau from Symmetry Electronics shows Medium One's cloud workflow platform and their new IoT kit with Silicon Lab Thunderboard Sense 2 and Raspberry Pi. Watch a quick demonstration of the Medium One platform as a modern coal mine canary., July 18, 2018 11:57:50 PCTFrom Lattice: "Speed Sign Detection Using ECP5 and CNNs | sensAI"This demonstration looks for speed limit signs and interprets what is on the sign. The inferencing is done using Convolutional Neural Networks implemented in the Embedded Vision Development Kit?s ECP5 FPGA. Power consumption is less than 1W, July 18, 2018 15:25:18 PCTFrom AMD: "Mentor announces Linux support for the AMD Ryzen? Embedded V1000 and EPYC? Embedded 3000"AMD addresses many customer challenges with the hardware support of Security Encryption and integrated IO on the new AMD Ryzen? Embedded V1000 and EPYC? Embedded 3000. Be sure to watch this video to learn more!, July 18, 2018 16:08:38 PCTFrom Monolithic Power Systems: "mEZPD3603A DC DC Programmable Power Module"Learn more about the new way of designing power electronics with the mEZPD3603A DC DC Power Module., July 17, 2018 16:15:00 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio P60 Thermal and Antutu Performance"The?MediaTek Helio P60?consistently outperforms competitors in performance benchmarks such as Antutu, while also operating at a close to equivalent temperature. This is thanks to its intelligent?CorePilot?control and advanced?12nm fabrication., July 17, 2018 16:08:57 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "How Scheduling Bluetooth and Sub-GHz on a Single SoC Works"Time-slicing allows BLE and Sub-GHz communication to work on a single chip., July 16, 2018 16:05:06 PCTFrom Lattice: "Fast Prototyping for Embedded Vision Applications"Learn how easy it is mix and match multiple I/O types with the modular VIP platform., July 16, 2018 15:24:14 PCTFrom AMD: "Qtec Machine Vision Technology Scanning Beer Powered by AMD"Qtechnology uses machine vision and smart camera technology to scan your beer for unwanted floaters, allowing beer manufactures to deliver high-quality products., July 15, 2018 16:06:47 PCTFrom MediaTek: "How MediaTek is enhancing its Smart Home connectivity with AI"MediaTek is adding AI into its advanced connectivity platforms for consumer and enterprise applications., July 15, 2018 15:02:58 PCTFrom Lattice: "Flexible and Low Power Inferencing with Lattice sensAI"The full-featured Lattice sensAI stack includes modular hardware platforms, neural network IP cores, software tools, reference designs, and custom design services from eco-system partners., July 14, 2018 15:22:59 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Combining Bluetooth and Sub-GHz on a Single Chip - Demo"We've combined Bluetooth LE connectivity with Sub-GHz, to provide the best solution possible for applications like smart metering, lighting, and more., July 14, 2018 15:32:44 PCTFrom Nordic: "Introducing: nRF Mesh"Demonstrates the nRF Mesh app for iOS with Bluetooth mesh device provisioning and node configuration., July 13, 2018 15:19:39 PCTFrom Lattice: "Using CrossLink to implement a MIPI DSI to LVDS bridge"This video shows how you can use Lattice's CrossLink device to implement a MIPI DSI to LVDS bridge, July 13, 2018 15:21:25 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek and Ericsson collaborate to accelerate and expand NB-IoT device ecosystem"MediaTek and Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announced a collaborative effort to extend the commercial ecosystem for NB-IoT devices., July 12, 2018 13:42:35 PCTA GNSS Smart Antenna Module for the Smart World | Symmetry BlogThe smart world of IoT needs a smart antenna module to keep up. Telit has the solution to meet the needs of small tracking devices, telematics, cellular bases and more., July 12, 2018 14:53:49 PCTFrom Telit: "Factors to Consider When Choosing the Best IoT Module for Your Project"Compatible with GPS, GLONASS, Beidou and Galileo, the new modules feature smart antennas and dual-antenna support to provide design flexibility and superior performance, July 11, 2018 10:24:09 PCTFrom AMD: "AMD Launches ?Zen? Architecture into the Embedded Space ? View the Keynote"AMD launched Ryzen? Embedded V1000 and EPYC? Embedded 3000 processors on February 21, 2018. View the keynote presentation to learn more about these products and the segments they will be making a huge impact to, July 11, 2018 15:16:48 PCTFrom Micronas: "TDK showcases extensive portfolio of sensors at Sensors Expo and Conference 2018"TDK Corporation (TSE: 6762) and TDK group companies (EPCOS, TDK-Micronas, InvenSense, Tronics, Hutchinson Technology Inc. (HTI) and Chirp Microsystems) will present the industry?s single source of innovative sensor solutions in Booth 416 at the Sensors, July 10, 2018 15:10:54 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Joins ?5G Device Forerunner Initiative? And Will Debut Its First 5G Baseband Chipset Helio M70"Following the collaboration announcement earlier this year, MediaTek and China Mobile have signed a memorandum regarding the ?5G Device Forerunner Initiative? at the 2018 MWC SH Global End Device Summit., July 9, 2018 13:41:34 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit SE878Kx-A Series of GNSS Modules Enable Reliable, Low-Power Location-Based IoT Applications Worldwide"Compatible with GPS, GLONASS, Beidou and Galileo, the new modules feature smart antennas and dual-antenna support to provide design flexibility and superior performance, July 9, 2018 10:22:12 PCT3 BIG Reasons Why You Should Use a Certified Module | Symmetry BlogIn the past, we?ve discussed why using a module could be highly advantageous to your design cycle. However, not all modules are the same. Pre-certification can help save a lot of money, time, and unneeded stress., July 9, 2018 17:01:55 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor launches nRF Connect for Cloud enabling developers to evaluate, test, and verify their Cloud-connected wireless IoT designs"Service for Cloud-based evaluation of Bluetooth Low Energy designs simplifies integration of Nordic products into larger systems making up the IoT, July 8, 2018 15:08:09 PCTFrom Micronas: "TDK shows its complete sensor portfolio at one single booth at Sensor+Test 2018"TDK Corporation (TSE 6762) presents at Sensor+Test 2018 the full range of sensor products at one single booth to take another step towards its vision to become the worldwide number one provider of sensor solutions., July 8, 2018 15:11:08 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Timing 101 #9: The Case of the Discrepant Scope Measurements"Sometimes, despite our best efforts, our lab measurements may yield an instance of ?apples to bruised apples?. In this month?s post, I will provide a relatively common example in?The Case of the Discrepant Scope Measurements., July 7, 2018 11:42:22 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek joins 5G Device Forerunner Initiative and will launch Helio M70 5G modem in 2019"Following the collaboration announcement earlier this year, MediaTek and China Mobile have signed a memorandum regarding the ?5G Device Forerunner Initiative? at the 2018 MWC SH Global End Device Summit., July 7, 2018 13:40:38 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Named a Leading IoT Device Management Vendor in MachNation?s Latest ScoreCard Two Years in a Row"Telit?s IoT Portal and deviceWISE platform overshadows 17 other vendors showcasing the company?s leadership in integration, lifecycle management, architecture and security, and business and strategy, July 6, 2018 10:21:32 PCTSmart Applications - The World of IoT | Symmetry BlogThe Internet of Things is growing, and smart sectors are blooming all around us. Here are a few examples of how IoT is creating smart sectors for different applications, July 6, 2018 08:41:12 PCTSupplier Spotlight - MediaTek | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is MediaTek, a leading provider of wireless communications and digital media solutions., July 5, 2018 11:13:22 PCTFrom Fujitsu: "Mobile industry works together to deliver complete 5G system standard on time"3GPP TSG #80 Plenary Meeting has approved the completion of the standalone (SA) Release 15 5G specifications., July 5, 2018 09:56:48 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Implement your servo controller in a day with the TMC4671"TRINAMIC Motion Control announces the TMC4671 ? the world?s first fully integrated servo controller IC providing field-oriented control for BLDC/PMSM and 2-phase stepper motors, as well as DC motors and voice coils., July 5, 2018 10:35:34 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit's New LN941A6-E1 NGFF Data Card Enables High Speed Applications for European Market"LTE-advanced with enhanced connectivity performance including carrier aggregation, MIMO and 64 QAM. Telit data cards are uniquely designed for high-end commercial use and applications in enterprise networking, July 4, 2018 10:20:13 PCTFPGAs are the Right Solution for Machine Learning and AI | Symmetry BlogFPGAs are the future of machine learning and AI development. Read this article to find out more., July 3, 2018 11:17:22 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic launches multi-axis stepper motor servo module"The TMCM-3351 extends the successful TMCM-351, which has been on the market for more than a decade, by a closed-loop stepper motor servo controller., July 3, 2018 09:53:45 PCTFrom MediaTek: "What is the difference between 4G And 5G?"What is the difference between 4G And 5G?, July 3, 2018 09:38:11 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy and ANT+ heart rate monitor platform allows OEMs to modify and rebrand advanced fitness and movement tracking wearables"Nordic?s nRF52832 multiprotocol SoC supports Cardiosport?s ?TP5 Heart Rate Monitor?, enabling transmission of medical-grade heart rate and heart-beat interval data to sports/healthcare apps and devices, July 2, 2018 09:50:37 PCTFrom Telit: "How Dead Reckoning GPS Modules are Revolutionizing Asset Tracking"Improving asset tracking through new technology is essential to operating a business in today?s global market., July 2, 2018 09:02:41 PCTIntroducing Medium One Cloud Kits | Symmetry BlogSymmetry Electronics has partnered with Medium One to provide ready-to-use cloud kits., July 2, 2018 11:05:28 PCTFrom Nordic: "Gateway and peripheral sensors employ Nordic Bluetooth Low Energy wireless technology to deliver connected smart-home ecosystem"Dexatek Technology?s ?CASA? home automation system employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC enabling gateway to control up to 16 nRF52810 SoC-based peripheral sensors concurrently, July 1, 2018 09:52:25 PCTFrom Micronas: "TMR angle sensor in a TO-6 package for PCB-less applications"Reliable and cost-effective solution for PCB-less applications. Fast response, high angular accuracy, and advanced compensation algorithms. Presentation at the Sensor+Test exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany, and at the Sensors Expo in San Jose, California, July 1, 2018 09:48:52 PCTFrom Digi: "NASA Selects Digi XBee for TechEdSat Missions 5, 6, and 7"Innovative solution provider needed a flexible team and product with global capabilities, supported by a knowledgeable staff of reliable and credible engineers to work with for the long-term., June 30, 2018 09:46:56 PCTFrom Telit: "The Challenges of Scaling and Securing Manufacturing IoT Solutions"Globally, the manufacturing industry has been pegged as one of the leading adopters for IoT solutions., June 30, 2018 09:01:37 PCTFrom Lantronix: "The Magic Wand for Out-of-band"Your company is growing, but your IT team is not., June 29, 2018 09:22:45 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Receives Certification for LTE Cat M1, Cat 1, VoLTE Cat 4, and Cat 11 Modules"ME910C1-NV, ME866A1-SV, LE910-SV/NA V2, LE910B1-NA and LE866-SV1 modules bolster portfolio of Verizon certified modules in Cat M1, Cat 4 and Cat 1 (VoLTE and 3G Voice), and Cat 1 standards respectively, June 28, 2018 09:00:23 PCTIntegrate Amazon Alexa Into Your Device with DSP Group's New Development Kit | Symmetry BlogDSP Group released their new HDClear 3-Mic Development Kit for Amazon AVS, enabling manufacturers to integrate Amazon Alexa into a number of IoT products, including smart speakers, smart home devices, wearable devices, and remote sensors., June 28, 2018 08:14:12 PCTFrom MediaTek: "TAS 2.0 in action"Here you can explore the possibilities of TAS 2.0, our most advanced antenna switching technology yet, which makes the most of a dual transmission system to maximize your connectivity., June 28, 2018 10:54:21 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Embedded Antenna Design | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Embedded Antenna Design, a provider of multiband antenna solutions for telemetry and telematics applications., June 27, 2018 14:04:16 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek shows its 5G mmWave antenna design for smartphones"At its Computex 2018 event, MediaTek showed its design for a 5G mmWave antenna in a smartphone package., June 27, 2018 09:37:14 PCTFrom NimbleLink: "RoviTracker Upgrades Asset Tracking Capabilities With NimbeLink"Innovative solution provider needed a flexible team and product with global capabilities, supported by a knowledgeable staff of reliable and credible engineers to work with for the long-term., June 27, 2018 09:43:45 PCTFrom MediaTek: "3GPP officially approves the standalone (SA) version of the 5G New Radio (NR) standard"On June 13th 2018, the 3GPP officially approved the standalone (SA) version (Release 15) of the 5G New Radio (NR) standard at the 3GPP TSG #80 Plenary Meeting., June 26, 2018 09:39:35 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Provides LTE Cat M1 IoT Module for NTT DoCoMo Smart Cities Trial"Telit?s simWISE solution avoids the cost, complexity and time to market limitations of physical SIMs, June 26, 2018 08:59:02 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Announces Its New ConsoleFlow? Software to Slash IT Downtime, Bringing In-Band Management Capability to Out-of-Band Networks"?Company will also demonstrate new 4G LTE Connectivity Kit at Cisco Live for its line-up of IT Infrastructure management products?, June 25, 2018 09:21:52 PCTThis Week is Sensors Expo 2018! Featuring Symmetry's Suppliers | Symmetry BlogSensors Expo 2018 is happening June 26-28 in San Jose, CA, and many of Symmetry?s suppliers will be there!, June 25, 2018 16:45:47 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio: Power Efficient Modem"Introducing the MediaTek Helio P60 Power Efficient Modem, an innovative power management system that adapts to your usage needs and help you to get the most from your battery life., June 25, 2018 10:52:47 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit and Porto Seguro Conecta Give Brazilian IoT Users Faster Rollouts and Lower Costs with Module-Embedded SIMs"Telit?s simWISE solution avoids the cost, complexity and time to market limitations of physical SIMs, June 24, 2018 08:59:28 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "New Sub-GHz and BLE Solution Simplifies Industrial IoT"This week, we?ve introduced a Wireless Gecko software solution created to simplify industrial and commercial IoT applications using sub-GHz wireless connections by adding Bluetooth connectivity., June 24, 2018 09:04:42 PCTFrom Lattice: "Inferencing Technology Stack Shrinks Time-to-Market for Edge Applications"A new trend in system design portends huge opportunities and challenges for designers of edge solutions., June 23, 2018 08:56:28 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic launches multi-axis stepper motor servo module"The TMCM-3351 extends the successful TMCM-351, which has been on the market for more than a decade, by a closed-loop stepper motor servo controller., June 22, 2018 11:20:33 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek NeuroPilot in action"We?re giving you a sneak peek at some of the most exciting new MediaTek technologies available now., June 22, 2018 10:51:05 PCTFrom Nordic: "nRF mesh App"Demonstrates the nRF mesh App for iOS with Bluetooth mesh device provisioning and node configuration., June 21, 2018 10:58:49 PCTSupplier Spotlight - MultiTech | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is MultiTech, a global provider of data communications equipment for the industrial Internet of Things., June 21, 2018 09:33:55 PCTBeing Connected, the Easy Way - How Digi XBee3 is the Smart Solution | Symmetry BlogDigi's newest line of cellular connectivity, the XBee3 Series, is the obvious choice for IoT devices. Read to learn more., June 20, 2018 11:15:23 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Announces Its New ConsoleFlow? Software to Slash IT Downtime, Bringing In-Band Management Capability to Out-of-Band Networks"Company will also demonstrate new 4G LTE Connectivity Kit at Cisco Live for its line-up of IT Infrastructure management products, June 20, 2018 11:14:37 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "Why Choose Cellular?"In this Nerd Note, Brandon explains reasons why someone would choose cellular connectivity over other options (ie. WiFi, bluetooth, etc.) for a device to internet connection., June 20, 2018 10:49:21 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio Anthem"MediaTek Helio powers the new premium ? so more people than ever can benefit from the connected world. More battery life, more features, more convenience and more value., June 19, 2018 10:47:24 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Adding Micrium OS on a Flex Gecko"This blog should serve as a guide to adding Micrium OS on a Flex Gecko and get at least one task running on the device., June 19, 2018 11:06:34 PCTWhat Are Clock Signals in Digital Circuits, and How Are They Produced? | Symmetry BlogIn this article, I will be explaining the different kinds of timing components available and just why clocks are so important in digital electrical circuits. Keep reading to learn why clocks are required in digital circuits., June 19, 2018 09:00:33 PCT4G vs 5G - What's the Difference? | Symmetry BlogWhat advantages does 5G provide for wireless networking that 4G LTE does not? Keep reading to find out the differences between 4G and 5G., June 18, 2018 16:06:02 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix to Present at the MicroCap Conference on June 21, 2018"President and CEO Jeff Benck, and CFO Jeremy Whitaker will present an overview of the Company?s business at the MicroCap Conference on June 21, 2018 at 10:30 AM Eastern Time (7:30 AM Pacific Time) at the Sheraton Center Hotel located at 123 Queen Street, June 18, 2018 09:19:40 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Enables Nayax to Expand Cashless Payment Solutions to LTE Cat M1 Networks"Telit?s ME910 LTE IoT category M1 module offers enhanced coverage, June 18, 2018 14:45:04 PCTFrom Silvertel: "PoE Power for Raspberry Pi 3 model B+"The new Raspberry Pi 3 model B+ design has made it even easier to add PoE hat, without the need for extra cables., June 17, 2018 15:57:21 PCTFrom Nordic: "Korean technology giant Samsung SDS launches advanced Bluetooth Low Energy smart door lock enabling users to operate and monitor doors via smartphone"The ?SHP-DP930 Smart Doorlock? employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to deliver a low power, secure and stable wireless home or office security access solution, June 16, 2018 16:01:55 PCTFrom Telit: "The 3 Most Common Problems that Plague IoT Projects"The three most common pitfalls to IoT platform deployment are: inadequate device management scalability, inadequate data integration and management, and lack of IoT administration., June 16, 2018 14:43:18 PCTFrom Silvertel: "The winners of the Wales Technology Awards 2018"Over the last three years, the company has experienced dramatic growth in every overseas operating territory including: China, USA, Australia, Italy, Russia and Japan., June 15, 2018 15:56:01 PCTSupplier Spotlight - DB Unlimited | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is DB Unlimited, a global provider of world-class audio solutions., June 15, 2018 09:07:14 PCTTechnology Overview: The IoT Smart Lock | Symmetry BlogIn this series, we look at how IoT is enhancing technology in the industry. Today We will be discussing the IoT smart lock., June 14, 2018 16:53:20 PCTFrom Trinamic: "The TMCM-1260 ? also as PANdrive"Whether as a standalone module or PANdrive PD57/60-x-1260, the TMCM-1260 offers an intelligent solution transforming digital information into physical motion., June 14, 2018 16:00:34 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Enables Global LTE Cat M1 and NB-IoT Applications with New ME910C1-WW IoT Module"Enhanced coverage capabilities, power saving mode and extended discontinuous reception make the ME910C1-WW ideal for indoor, underground and battery-powered IoT applications such as healthcare monitoring, smart metering and remote sensors, June 14, 2018 14:44:26 PCTFrom Fujitsu: "Fujitsu Launches "Blockchain Asset Service," Leverages User Transaction Data to Promote Regional Revitalization"Fujitsu today announced the launch of Fujitsu Intelligent Society Solution Blockchain Asset Service, a cloud service that provides retail mechanisms, such as digital points, stamps and coupons, which can be used for a limited time in specified areas, June 13, 2018 15:58:59 PCT[Interview] TRINAMIC Motion Control Discusses Their Company Outlook, Market Changes and Looking Ahead | Symmetry BlogBased in Hamburg, Germany, TRINAMIC Motion Control is a leading provider of motor and motion control solutions. We recently chatted with Jonas Proeger, Marketing Director of TRINAMIC, to discuss the company's outlook in the market and plans moving forward, June 13, 2018 15:23:28 PCTFrom Telit: "Key Takeaways from 5G North America 2018"Fifth-generation mobile networks, or 5G, will have the power to transform the IoT space. With the ability to transmit data about 10 times faster than 4G LTE, this new mobile standard promises to be a game-changer for a variety of wireless applications., June 12, 2018 14:41:51 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi International to Bring Extensive PTC Connectivity Solution Expertise to SafeRail 2018"Digi To Showcase PTC-Focused Technology Demonstrations and its Vision for the Future of 5G in Rail Industry Network Connectivity, June 12, 2018 15:47:40 PCTFrom Micronas: "Redundant 3D HAL? technology based magnetic sensor with outstanding output flexibility"TDK Corporation (TSE 6762) expands its Micronas Dual-Die Hall-effect sensor portfolio with the HAR 379x sensors for multidimensional magnetic field measurements in safety-critical automotive applications according to ISO 26262 rules and in industrial, June 11, 2018 15:50:30 PCTTomorrow, June 12th, Join "From The Workshop" Roadshow in Seattle! | Symmetry BlogTOMORROW, June 12th, Brandon Hart, host of the Popular "From The Workshop" Web-Series, is coming to Seattle. Reserve your spot and be sure to bring your laptop, as the Workshop is a highly interactive and productive environment!, June 11, 2018 11:30:42 PCTFrom Telit: "5 Questions You Need to Ask Before Working with a Low-Cost IoT Module Vendor"With a rapid rise in IoT providers and integrated services ? and especially in low-cost IoT module vendors ? corporate decision-makers need to ask the right questions to make sure they?re setting their IoT devices and processes up for long-term success., June 10, 2018 14:40:49 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Webinar: Develop Secure, Interoperable Smart Home Devices with Z-Wave"In this webinar, we explore how Z-Wave wireless technology enables easy-to-use, secure, and interoperable products for the smart home market., June 9, 2018 14:29:47 PCTFrom Nordic: "NTNU Students Bachelor Projects 2018"NTNU Students Bachelor Projects 2018, June 9, 2018 11:15:21 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Coexistence between Wi-Fi and Zigbee - Preventing Interference"Wi-Fi coexistence allows multiple 2.4 GHz technologies including Wi-Fi, Zigbee, Thread, and Bluetooth to operate without signals from one radio interfering with adjacent radios., June 8, 2018 11:13:05 PCTFrom NimbleLink: "Chipset vs. Module vs. Modem (End-Device)"Brandon teaches the differences between a chipset, a module, and a modem and why they aren't the same thing., June 7, 2018 11:10:51 PCTFrom Trinamic: "TRINAMIC LeichtLAST eCargobike"Cargo bikes offer a promising possibility to overcome the challenge of efficient and sustainable solutions for last mile delivery in urban areas., June 7, 2018 09:26:34 PCTSupplier Spotlight: Silicon Motion | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Silicon Motion, a global leader of NAND flash controller ICs for solid-state storage devices., June 7, 2018 07:56:07 PCTFrom Nordic: "nRFready Smart Remote 3 for nRF52 Series"Introducing the new release of the nRFReady Smart Remote 3 for nRF52 Series. The Smart Remote 3 is a advanced highly featured reference design for Bluetooth 5 voice remote controls., June 6, 2018 09:30:54 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Bluetooth Low Energy solution adds long-range smartphone connectivity to simplify control and configuration of Cloud-connected thermostat"Nordic?s nRF52840 Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth LE SoC supports gateway-free, long-range wireless connectivity between Sikom?s ?Bluetooth Thermostat EP? and smartphone, June 6, 2018 11:09:00 PCTDitch the USB Cable: Using Wireless Connectors | Symmetry BlogNew wireless technology available that takes existing USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connections speed., June 6, 2018 10:04:30 PCTFrom MediaTek: "This Chip Changes Everything"Technology changes lives and a changed life can change the world. MediaTek wants to make the world a more inclusive place, where smart and connected is an equal opportunity. That?s why technology has to be great ? not expensive., June 5, 2018 09:22:41 PCT[Video] Silicon Labs Thunderboard Sense 2 (SLTB004A) - App Demo | Symmetry BlogCulver Lau from Symmetry Electronics provides an overview of Silicon Labs' Thunderboard Sense 2 and all the major components that make up the board., June 5, 2018 16:31:39 PCTTop 5 Blog Posts to Understand Bluetooth | Symmetry BlogIf you have been having difficulties keeping track of how Bluetooth has changed over the years, you're not the only one. Luckily, Symmetry Electronics is here to help. Here are our top 5 articles to help you learn all that you need to know about Bluetooth, June 4, 2018 16:22:02 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Welcome to TRINAMIC Motion Control"Trinamic is the global leader in embedded motor and motion control. Wherever reliable positioning is required, Trinamic?s dependable hardware building blocks form the systems foundation., June 4, 2018 09:24:54 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "IoT Hero Hager Group Embraces Connectivity Challenges"We recently had the chance to speak with Jean-Noel PAILLARD, advanced studies manager at Hager Group, a 62-year-old German-based company providing solutions and services for electrical installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings., June 4, 2018 11:02:58 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek enables dual SIM 4G LTE voice and video for Indian smartphone users"Helio P22 brings advanced 12nm process, AI applications, dual-camera support, and better connectivity to affordable, powerful smart devices, June 3, 2018 09:15:37 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Announces Next From The Workshop Event For Seattle"Event expanding format from four to six hours and will be even more interactive than past workshops., June 2, 2018 09:19:51 PCTTechnology Teardowns are now available online! | Symmetry BlogWe are excited to announce that all of our Technology Teardowns are now available online! We have traditionally kept our Technology Teardowns in print, but now buyers and engineers can reference our Technology Teardowns right from their computer!, June 1, 2018 08:44:02 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Unveils New Helio P22 Chipset to Power Mid-Range ?New Premium? Smartphones"Helio P22 brings advanced 12nm process, AI applications, dual-camera support, and better connectivity to affordable, powerful smart devices, June 1, 2018 09:14:13 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix to Present at the 8th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference on June 6, 2018"8th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference on June 6, 2018 at 9 AM Pacific Time (12 PM Eastern Time) at the Luxe Hotel located at 11461 Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, California., June 1, 2018 08:57:56 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Updated: Your Z-Wave Smart Locks are Safe and Secure"We want to be very clear: installed, previously paired Z-Wave devices are secure and not vulnerable to a downgrade attack. This represents practically all 100 million Z-Wave devices in homes today., May 31, 2018 08:46:50 PCTFrom Lattice: "Designing Embedded Vision: It's That Easy"On the path for faster time-to market and reduced development time and cost, rapid prototyping is required for many electronic designs. To accomplish this task, designers need to reuse existing hardware and software building blocks., May 30, 2018 09:42:42 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Bluetooth Low Energy solution adds long-range smartphone connectivity to simplify control and configuration of Cloud-connected thermostat"The Nordic SoC?s Bluetooth 5 long-range capability enhances connection stability, boosting range, and allowing the thermostat to be configured and controlled from anywhere in the house., May 30, 2018 09:05:38 PCT[Video] Silicon Labs Thunderboard Sense 2 (SLTB004A) - Board Overview | Symmetry BlogCulver Lau from Symmetry Electronics provides an overview of Silicon Labs' Thunderboard Sense 2 and all the major components that make up the board., May 30, 2018 11:34:12 PCT"From The Workshop" Roadshow is coming to Seattle! | Symmetry BlogBrandon Hart, host of the Popular "From The Workshop" Web-Series, is coming to Seattle, June 12th. Reserve your spot and be sure to bring your laptop, as the Workshop is a highly interactive and productive environment!, May 29, 2018 11:40:44 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Timing 101 #8: The Case of the Cycle-to-Cycle Jitter Rule of Thumb"In this post, The Case of the Cycle-to-Cycle Jitter Rule of Thumb, I will review a rule of thumb that can be used for estimating the RMS cycle-to-cycle jitter if all you have available is the RMS period jitter/, May 29, 2018 08:45:43 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy wearable uses sensors to monitor heart rate, sleep, and activity data including steps, distance, calories, and duration"The wristband functions as a 24-hour dynamic heart rate monitor. Nordic?s nRF52832 Bluetooth LE SoC supports wireless connectivity between Shenzhen DO Intelligent Technology?s ?ID115plus Color HR? wristband and user?s smartphone, May 28, 2018 09:05:00 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix IT Management Solutions: Starting with WHY!"Before I get into answering ?the why? the best way I know how, let me start by saying that recently I have read a lot of material written and presented by Simon Sinek. You may have seen some of his work talking about millennials in the workplace., May 28, 2018 08:56:21 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Helio P22 Launches"Helio P22 brings advanced 12nm process, AI applications, dual-camera support, and better connectivity to affordable, powerful smart devices, May 28, 2018 09:18:03 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Announces Three New Skywire Embedded Modems"World leader in cellular IoT solutions and technology adds three new products to the company?s award-winning line of embedded modems., May 27, 2018 09:15:12 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Hot Product - MP-2L LTE MIMO magnetic puck"The MP-2L LTE MIMO magnetic puck antenna is a low profile, permanent puck antenna offering two multi-band LTE elements to complement LTE routers with two antenna ports., May 26, 2018 09:34:52 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Launches New Version Of Its Asset Tracking Solution - Now With Global Capabilities"The new product has a new enclosure, a humidity sensor, Wi-Fi location services, and the ability to support more networks around the world., May 25, 2018 09:35:05 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Vivo X21i: Helio P60 powered, AI-centric, all-screen, selfie smartphone"Just launched for the Chinese market, The?Vivo X21i?is a beautiful all-screen smartphone powered by the?Helio P60. The large 6.28-inch AMOLED display features a 19:9 form factor and pin-sharp Full HD+ (2280?1080) resolution, allowing you ample space, May 25, 2018 13:26:53 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "MediaTek Mobile APU: Benchmarked"MediaTek's AI Processing Unit (APU) is a high performance-meets-high efficiency processor dedicated to Artificial Intelligence task processing in smartphones., May 25, 2018 08:11:19 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Smart Stepper Motor Drivers Enable Rapid Application Development"Stepper motors are always ideal when a lot of torque and precise, reliable positioning is needed at low speeds. Intelligent solutions such as Trinamic?s modules and PANdrive motors with integrated control systems form a simple interface, May 24, 2018 09:09:38 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "New outdoor 868 MHz omni antenna announced"EAD has today announced a new outdoor 868 MHz omni antenna for IoT things applications., May 24, 2018 09:11:23 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Micronas | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week's supplier is Micronas, a developer and manufacturer of semiconductor-based sensor and IC system solutions., May 24, 2018 15:37:26 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy smartwatch development platform simplifies connected smartwatch development and accelerates time-to-market"Nordic?s nRF51822 Bluetooth LE SoC supports the ?MMT SWISSCONNECT Smartwatch Platform?, offering a turnkey solution for the development of multifunctional smartwatches, May 23, 2018 09:05:26 PCTDesigning a Clock Tree - 5 Questions to Ask | Symmetry BlogWhen designing a clock tree, there are a few factors to consider when determining which clock components to choose from. Here are 5 questions to ask when designing a clock tree., May 23, 2018 15:23:39 PCTSymmetry Electronics Attends Digi IoT Conference 2018 as Silver Sponsor | Symmetry BlogDigi's Global IoT conference gathers a select group of business executives, engineering leaders, IoT practitioners, and solution developers to discuss what the future holds for IoT technology and applications., May 22, 2018 16:39:52 PCTShort on eMMC Memory? We Have the Solution | Symmetry BlogTrying to hunt down memory? It's frustrating. But we have the solution. Read the article to find out more., May 22, 2018 08:16:12 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "MediaTek Corporate Essence"Technology changes lives and a changed life can change the world. MediaTek wants to make the world a more inclusive place, where smart and connected is an equal opportunity. That?s why technology has to be great ? not expensive., May 22, 2018 08:09:44 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Use the MT8516 vSoM to create your own Android Things-Thing"Voice assistant devices, or Smart Speakers as they're often called, are intelligent in-home 'things' that understand your naturally spoken commands. You can ask questions, get news updates, play songs or interact with connected Smart Home devices, May 22, 2018 08:59:29 PCTFrom Digi: "Top Industry Experts and Business Leaders Gather for Digi International Global IoT Conference"Speakers from Preeminent Brands, Including Amazon Web Services, Kimberly-Clark and Marriott Hotels to Provide Information on Real-world IoT Implementations and Identify Trends Impacting Key Markets, May 21, 2018 09:02:42 PCT[Video] From NimbeLink: "Let's Build: Smart Mailbox Part I"MediaTek's AI Processing Unit (APU) is a high performance-meets-high efficiency processor dedicated to Artificial Intelligence task processing in smartphones., May 21, 2018 08:13:32 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek's Smartphone APU Shines as AI Comes of Age"Thanks to MediaTek?s landmark?Helio P60?chipset, in-smartphone Artificial Intelligence (AI) is really coming of age in high-performance, highly efficient phones. (Not to mention that these new phones are also elegantly stylish and great fun to use!), May 20, 2018 08:39:14 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Enables Public Safety Marketplace to Address Today's Growing Needs with Two New xE910 Modules"Telit LE910C4-NF Cat 4 and LE910C1-NF Cat 1 modules designed with public safety/first responder network needs in mind, May 19, 2018 08:33:40 PCTFrom MultiTech: "MultiTech Receives 2018 Technology Award from Corporate Vision Magazine"Recognized as Best Data Communication Technology Company, May 18, 2018 08:29:23 PCTFrom Digi: "How to Ensure a Successful Migration from 2G and 3G to 4G LTE"As wireless communication networks continue to rapidly evolve and more carriers announce their plans to discontinue legacy networks, it is imperative that corporate network managers, industrial network operators, and device manufacturers understand, May 18, 2018 08:31:04 PCTSupplier Spotlight - Silvertel | Symmetry BlogEach week, we'll be showcasing one of our suppliers from our line card and what distinguishes them from the competition. This week?s supplier is Silvertel, a manufacturer of low-cost electronic modules., May 17, 2018 15:37:19 PCTFrom Telit: "Building the Smart Grid: Why IoT Should Power Tomorrow?s Cities"The Internet of Things (IoT) has the power to reshape the way we think about cities across the world. IoT connects people and governments to smart city solutions with the invention of Smart Grid technology, designed to improve upon and replace the older, May 17, 2018 08:23:12 PCTFrom Lantronix: "How IoT is Changing Industrial Control Systems"The conference brought together several hundred system integrator members and industry partners to network, attend business speaker sessions, share best practices, and learn about new products and services., May 17, 2018 08:26:49 PCT[Interview] Q and A on Lattice's Radiant Software with Rich Ford | Symmetry BlogLattice recently released their newest FPGA software, Radiant, for engineers developing edge applications. We spoke with Rich Ford, Director of Worldwide Channel Sales and Marketing at Lattice Semiconductor, to find out what makes Radiant different., May 16, 2018 06:56:31 PCTWarren Buffett Speaks About TTI, Parent Company of Symmetry Electronics | Symmetry BlogRecently, Warren Buffett spoke about the TTI family during the latest Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting. Watch the video to hear what Warren Buffett and Charles Munger have to say about TTI and CEO Paul Andrews., May 15, 2018 10:29:56 PCTShop Our Warehouse Re-Opening Sale, Going On Now! | Symmetry BlogCelebrate our Warehouse Re-Opening with great deals on our most popular items. We have dozens of dev kits on sale across our online store and the best online pricing throughout our inventory., May 15, 2018 09:33:07 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "MediaTek Smart Home"Highly integrated, specially designed, extreme low-power solutions for short and medium range connectivity. Products include diverse peripherals and interface support, with advanced Cortex-M processors and custom-designed power management units, May 15, 2018 09:23:06 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Exhibiting At IoT World 2018 - Also To Announce New Products"Cellular technology and solution leader participating in leading IoT industry event and will celebrate the occasion by announcing the availability of a few new products., May 14, 2018 17:09:14 PCTFrom Telit: "Smart Metering's Coming Impact on Energy Use"Wireless smart meters are gaining momentum in replacing conventional electric and gas meters in pioneering cities in North America, Europe, and India. And with the multiple benefits presented by smart meters, these cities are likely just the beginning, May 12, 2018 16:36:20 PCTFrom Telit: "Manufacturing IoT Deployment Concerns and Cost Sensitivity"The manufacturing industry is highly sensitive to cost, especially as manufacturing operations professionals grapple with the need to generate more usable data from machines., May 11, 2018 16:46:38 PCTFrom Enterprise IoT Insights: "IIoT security is hopeful at best, says the Hannover consensus"The Germany-based industrial fair was focused on connecting factories and supply chains; the process to secure new devices and networks was the principle sub-plot in this narrative of industrial connectivity. Enterprise security remains an uphill battle., May 11, 2018 16:54:57 PCTAre Static Shield Bags Actually Necessary? | Symmetry BlogAugustine Nguyen, Applications Engineer at Symmetry Electronics, reminds engineers out there the importance of these often overlooked protectants. Watch the video for Augustine's tribute to the static shield bag., May 10, 2018 15:35:10 PCTTelit Blankets Japanese Mobile Market with SoftBank CertificationCompletes the certification of Telit?s data card with the third telecommunications carrier in Japan. Telit LN94x supports the latest LTE-advanced networks with 3G fallback worldwide, May 10, 2018 16:46:56 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Integrating Device Management Function into Industrial Weighing Scales"The projected economic impact of the Internet of Things on the industrial segment will reach approximately $3-$6T per annum by 2025. How will the Internet of Things Change Industrial Weighing Scales?, May 10, 2018 16:43:16 PCTFrom Lattice: "The Importance of Partnerships: Lattice and our IP Partners"There is an old saying that two heads are better than one, and nothing could be truer when it comes to strategic partnerships., May 9, 2018 16:40:43 PCTSymmetry Electronics is Attending EDS 2018 at Las Vegas | Symmetry BlogEDS 2018 is happening May 15th-18th in Las Vegas, and the team from Symmetry Electronics will be there to meet with industry professionals!, May 9, 2018 08:51:09 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Upgradeable Security is Not Optional for the IoT"We have yet to see the full-fledged economic value of billions of new IoT devices entering multiple industries, though we can prepare ourselves with what we know will come along with it., May 9, 2018 16:23:35 PCTWhy Blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT) Belong Together | Symmetry BlogBlockchain technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) - two trending technologies changing the electronics industry. Here is how the two work together., May 8, 2018 09:51:44 PCTFrom Digi: "Digi Smart Solutions Becomes SmartSense by Digi"Unified and Integrated Product Line Delivers Best-in-class IoT Technology for Enterprise-grade Sensor-based Solutions, May 8, 2018 15:46:34 PCTFrom IIoT World: "There won?t be just one wireless technology for industrial IoT, but many"Wireless standards relevant to the IIoT come in two broad categories: standards-based and proprietary., May 7, 2018 08:44:58 PCTFrom Trinamic: "Trinamic launches complete EtherCAT slave controllers optimized for real-time"The TMC8461 and TMC8462 are the first EtherCAT slave controllers with high voltage I/O and integrated real-time motor control peripherals., May 7, 2018 15:16:58 PCTFrom MediaTek: "MediaTek Collaborates with Microsoft to Advance Innovation and Security for the Intelligent Edge"MediaTek to deliver first System-on-Chip (SOC) as part of Microsoft?s new Azure Sphere solution, May 5, 2018 15:09:43 PCTFrom Digi: "Understanding the ZigBee 3.0 Protocol"ZigBee is a wireless technology developed as an open global standard to address the unique needs of low-cost, low-power wireless IoT networks., May 4, 2018 14:56:01 PCTFrom Micronas: "ICsense files new patent on zero-leakage high-voltage analog switches"ICsense, a TDK group company, is a leading supplier of analog, mixed-signal and high-voltage ASICs (Application Specific ICs). The company has filed another patent to strengthen its portfolio in innovative analog circuits., May 4, 2018 14:59:08 PCTUnboxing Telit LTE-In-A-Box Development Kit | Symmetry BlogAre you curious about what comes with the Telit LTE-in-a-Box offered by Symmetry Electronics? Watch the video below to see Augustine explain the different parts of the development kit and the accessories that are included., May 3, 2018 13:58:54 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Partners with Siemens to Accelerate Industrial IoT Integration and Time to Market"Telit?s extensive device integration software enables near instant onboarding of industrial products, systems and machines into MindSphere for advanced analytics and IoT application development, May 3, 2018 14:44:03 PCT[Video] From NimbeLink: "Skywire Standard Interface Explained"In this Nerd Note Brandon Hart gives you the lowdown about the Skywire Standard Interface for the product family., May 3, 2018 10:00:43 PCT[Video] From Nordic: "Kwema: safety tech jewelry"Carmina Santamaria of Kwema shows their safety tech jewelry for women. Pressing a button on the safety bracelet will have it sync with the phone, and send an emergency signal with embedded map coordinates to friends or family., May 2, 2018 14:37:36 PCTWhat is A-GPS (A-GNSS) and Why Would I Need It? | Symmetry BlogIf A-GNSS or A-GPS are terms you have heard of before, then you may be wondering what the "A" stands for? How do A-GNSS and A-GPS differ from their regular counterparts?, May 2, 2018 13:59:21 PCTTrusting the Sales Rep - Behind Symmetry's Technical Expertise | Symmetry BlogWhile not all sales representatives have a formal education in electronics, good distributors know how to trains their sales teams so that sales representatives can acquire the knowledge they need to navigate the engineering world., May 1, 2018 13:59:41 PCTFrom Mediatek: "Wired or Wireless: the Charging Choice is All Yours"Ever feel like you?re living in a nest of cables? It?s difficult to keep them straight; each device has its own cable, and then adding yet another cable for your smartphone or tablet can feel like one wire too much., May 1, 2018 09:45:15 PCTFrom EAD: "Hot Product - WMO8685 868 MHz high gain omni"This month?s hot product is our WMO8685 868 MHz high gain omni antenna designed for 868 MHz frequency bands including LoRa, Sigfox and other IoT technologies where an outdoor, high gain antenna is required., April 30, 2018 09:36:02 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Digi XBee3 ZigBee Mesh Kit Demonstration"Watch this video to see how easy-to-add connectivity in a compact, low-power, low-profile footprint is possible with Digi XBee3 ZigBee., April 30, 2018 09:50:17 PCTFrom Mediatek: "OPPO F7 beats the Vivo V9 in Performance and Style"In a smartphone, first impressions and performance mean a lot, and OPPO?s new F7 smartphone outclasses the competition on both metrics., April 29, 2018 09:52:48 PCTFrom MediaTek: "Build your 56G Enterprise Networking ASICs with MediaTek"MediaTek has developed a DSP-based 56G SerDes IP with PAM4 signaling. 56G is the fastest commercially available currently, with next-generation 112G also in active development., April 28, 2018 09:57:08 PCTFrom Nordic: "Bluetooth Low Energy module with high link budget supports long range asset tracking and monitoring applications"Nordic Semiconductor announces that SM Electronic Technologies, a Bengaluru, India-based electronic parts supplier, has employed Nordic?s?Bluetooth? Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) nRF52810 System-on-Chip (SoC) for its ?RADIANT SMBT-012018? module., April 28, 2018 09:33:51 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: "Mobile-Influenced FPGAs Going Broad"The complexity of implementing intelligent Edge solutions is causing many issues for designers, including accommodating devices with new and legacy interfaces in a variety of applications., April 27, 2018 09:31:24 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "NimbeLink Playing Multi-Faceted And Strategic Role At IoT Fuse: Conference 2018"Cellular technology and solution leader sponsoring, moderating, speaking, and co-hosting a workshop with GetWireless at popular IoT industry event., April 27, 2018 15:35:32 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix to Participate in Ingram Micro Cloud Summit"Lantronix is participating and showcasing its portfolio of IoT and IT management solutions at the Ingram Micro Cloud Summit in Boca Raton, Florida from April 30 to May 2, 2018., April 27, 2018 15:37:32 PCT[Video] From Nordic: "Modum io: blockchain enabled temperature and acceleration logger"Stefan Weber of talks about their blockchain enabled temperature and acceleration logger using Nordic's nRF52832 SoC., April 27, 2018 08:42:13 PCTFrom Lantronix: "If IoT Is Simple, Why Is an IoT Strategy so Hard to Implement?"The underlying technologies are ?old friends? like cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, data management, analytics,storage, and security. These decade(s) old technologies, should make it easy to implement an IoT strategy, correct?, April 27, 2018 09:28:45 PCTFrom Nordic: "Gunshot detection wearable uses Bluetooth Low Energy to wirelessly notify first responders when man-down vest is pierced"DataSoft?s ?Automatic Injury Detection? sensor employs Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to transmit low power alerts in combat or emergency situations, April 26, 2018 09:19:05 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "Discover MediaTek NB-IoT solutions"NB-IoT is the crucial connectivity to enable the IoT revolution. With incredible power efficiency versus LTE-based alternatives that will let battery-powered devices be online for years at a time., April 26, 2018 16:53:22 PCTHow Bluetooth 5.0 is Changing the Medical Industry | Symmetry BlogAugustine Nguyen, Applications Engineer at Symmetry Electronics, breaks down how Bluetooth 5 is changing the medical industry. Read about the exciting innovations that the newest version of Bluetooth can provide to healthcare IoT., April 26, 2018 14:00:05 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Silicon Labs Acquires Z-Wave, Bringing Complete Smart Home Connectivity Under One Roof"Silicon Labs?announced the acquisition?of Sigma Designs? Z-Wave business. Adding Z-Wave to the wireless portfolio gives ecosystem providers and developers of smart home solutions access to the broadest range of wireless connectivity options available., April 26, 2018 14:41:50 PCT[Interview] Lantronix Discusses Embedded Gateways, IoT and adapting to change | Symmetry ElectronicsBased in Irvine, CA, Lantronix has been providing smart IoT networking and management solutions for over 25 years. We recently sat down with Shahram Mehraban, VP of Marketing at Lantronix, to discuss how the company is doing and their plans moving forwar, April 25, 2018 14:00:16 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "Everyday Genius: The Power of Possibilities"MediaTek 'Everyday Genius' aims to democratise technology and bring the best to everyone. To do that, we need to bring the best out of those that make the products., April 25, 2018 16:49:32 PCTFrom Telit: "The Internet of Things for Your Business in Days, Not Months? Yes, That's Possible"Here's why using a pre-built, field proven, PaaS IoT platform from an experienced IoT solution provider could be the right choice for your company., April 24, 2018 08:37:40 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor launches a Zigbee solution for the nRF52840 multiprotocol SoC, expanding its offering for smart home applications"The introduction of Zigbee support further extends Nordic?s comprehensive low power short range connectivity solution portfolio, which additionally includes solutions for Bluetooth 5, Bluetooth mesh and Thread., April 24, 2018 09:12:34 PCT[Video] From Lattice Semiconductor: "Always-on Computing Demos from Lattice Semiconductor"From always-on cameras with processing at the edge and the cloud to always-on displays and face detection, our FPGA-based solutions have you covered. For a complete list of our products and solutions visit:, April 24, 2018 16:42:27 PCTInterested in IoT Security? Attend this Webinar on Why the IoT Needs Upgradable Security | Symmetry BlogThe wide use of IoT applications also prompts questions about security in IoT. With all the connectivity that occurs between so many different devices, those looking to do harm through the network have more options than ever before., April 24, 2018 10:23:30 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "Everyday Genius: The Power of Challenge"MediaTek 'Everyday Genius' aims to democratise technology and bring the best to everyone. To do that, we need to bring the best out of those that make the products., April 23, 2018 16:48:00 PCTFrom MPS: "Monolithic Power Systems Announces Analyst Day on June 7, 2018"Monolithic Power Systems (MPS), a leading company in high performance analog solutions, today announced the details of its 2018 Analyst Day. MPS will host the Analyst Day from 2 pm to 5 pm (PT) on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at its office in San Jose, CA, April 23, 2018 09:20:10 PCT[Video] From Nordic: "Aveine: Bluetooth wine aerator"Matthieu Robert of Aveine shows their new Bluetooth connected wine aerator which allows you to serve the wine at the optimum aeration., April 23, 2018 10:20:38 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "MediaTek 5G Smart Link"MediaTek 5G Smart Link unleashes the best of LTE and mmWave. Watch the video to learn more., April 22, 2018 16:46:23 PCTFrom Nordic: "What is Cellular IoT?"As demand for ubiquitous connectivity for IoT devices gets ever stronger, cellular networks can deliver reliable and secure IoT services using existing network infrastructure., April 21, 2018 16:23:10 PCT[Video] From Micronas: "Motor control and magnetic field sensors with the HVC 4223F | Embedded World 2018"The new HVC 4223F Embedded Motor Controller from TDK-Micronas enables the cost-effective realization of powerful and compact motor control systems., April 20, 2018 10:25:36 PCTFrom Multi-Tech: "Utilities and behind-the-meter energy assets - the value of connectivity"Industrial Internet of Things platforms and flexibility in communication technology are opening up new revenue streams for energy providers., April 20, 2018 16:06:02 PCT[Video] From Nordic: "eyeQ: Go Platform"Michael Garel of eyeQ shows their eyeQ Go platform which includes small self-contained, battery powered, low cost sensor devices that brands and retailers can use to determine the effectiveness of in-store displays., April 19, 2018 10:14:36 PCTHow Great Design Engineers Get the Most Out of Their Distributor | Symmetry BlogIn this three-part series, we will be covering different perspectives on the relationship between buyers and distributors, and why it?s important for them to be involved early in the design cycle. Part 3 is taken from the perspective of a product manager., April 19, 2018 14:00:41 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Recognized Once Again by CRN as A Top 50 Internet of Things Innovator"CRN has named Lantronix to its 2018 Internet of Things 50 list, which recognizes companies whose innovative offerings are helping connect objects, computing devices, infrastructure, data storage and data analytics that will transform our everyday lives., April 19, 2018 09:52:17 PCTBluetooth 1.0 vs 2.0 vs 3.0 vs 4.0 vs 5.0 - How They Compare | Symmetry BlogAugustine Nguyen, Applications Engineer at Symmetry Electronics, gives a short history on the evolution of Bluetooth and BLE. Read about the differences between Bluetooth versions., April 18, 2018 16:39:28 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor nRF91 shortlisted for 2018 ?Most Innovative IoT/M2M Vendor Strategy? by top comms industry journal Light Reading"Nordic nRF91 Series cellular IoT solution has been shortlisted by one of the world?s top communications industry journals, Light Reading, for the ?Most Innovative IoT/M2M Vendor Strategy? in Light Reading?s ?2018 Leading Lights Awards? program., April 18, 2018 09:28:04 PCT[Video] From Nimbelink: "What is LTE CAT M1 Skywire?"Brandon and Kurt discuss the LTE CAT M1 modem for the Verizon network. Watch and find out all of its features!, April 18, 2018 10:13:08 PCTFrom MediaTek: "5G: Breaking down the essentials of its Waveform and Multiple Access"When we dig deeper in to 5G we have to appreciate the deep, technical nuances that enable ultra-high speed, low latency wireless data transmission to tens or even hundreds of thousands of people within an given area., April 17, 2018 09:51:20 PCTFrom Nordic: "Nordic Thingy:52 IoT Sensor Kit wins Most Competitive Development Tool in China category of China Electronic Market Editor's Choice awards program"Nordic's single-board Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth Low Energy development kit takes top prize at 2017 CEM Editor's Choice Awards in highly-competitive development tools category, April 17, 2018 09:25:23 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Enables New Applications and U.S. Market Expansion for Otodata, Canada?s Largest IoT Network Operator"Telit?s LE910 LTE Cat 1 module will enable Otodata to address two of the biggest barriers to mass-scale IoT adoption: power and costFeatures such as multi-band 3G/4G/Cat-M support and energy efficiency provide Otodata customers with future-proof IoT, April 17, 2018 08:41:22 PCTPower over Ethernet (PoE): Module vs Chip-down | Symmetry BlogEngineers looking to add PoE eventually face an important question: Should I use a module or a chip-down solution? Here are a few things to consider when choosing between a module and a chip-down solution:, April 17, 2018 14:01:12 PCTFrom MediaTek: "5G: Looking beyond 3GPP Release-15"3GPP Release-15 is the first step on the road to 5G. While the?initial focus was to provide enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) and introductory ultra-low latency (URLLC) support, more use cases are expected to arise and to be?addressed in the future Release, April 16, 2018 09:51:07 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Digi TransPort WR11 XT Cellular Router"Secure 3G/4G/LTE cellular router for digital signage, kiosk and industrial control applications., April 16, 2018 09:53:02 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Enables Acceleration of CIO's IoT Digital Transformation"As IoT solutions increasingly use intelligence and data analytics, and integrate with enterprise management systems, the lines between operational technology?[1](OT) and information technology (IT) are blurring., April 15, 2018 09:48:22 PCTFrom Telit: "Big Plans for IoT Can Start Small: Best Practices for Scaling Your IoT Deployment"Small businesses, industrial giants, and government institutions alike are beginning to use IoT platforms to control everything from supply chain management, predicting equipment maintenance, and making cities operate more efficiently., April 14, 2018 09:22:18 PCTFrom Nimbelink: "NimbeLink's Asset Tracking Solution Creating A Lot of Buzz"Have you heard the buzz? NimbeLink, the world?s leading provider of cellular IoT technology, solutions and services, announced last week that The Bee Corp ( has selected NimbeLink's cellular Asset Tracking Solution., April 14, 2018 09:28:45 PCTFrom Electronic Design: "Achieving Ultimate Fidelity with Advanced Motion Control An Engineer's Perspective"AVDesignHaus? Dereneville Modulaire MK III is considered the best turntable in the world. Find out how its advanced motion control system works., April 13, 2018 12:11:54 PCT[Video] From Digi: "Leveraging Cellular Connectivity for Utility Companies"Historically, utility companies would use outdated dial-up modem technology that was both slow and expensive. There are a number of ways utility companies are incorporating LTE cellular connectivity for gas, water and electric metering and reading, April 13, 2018 08:47:31 PCTFrom Lantronix: "Lantronix Announces Sampling of XPort Edge, the First Embedded Ethernet Gateway Offered in the Market-Leading XPort Family"Company displaying its latest IoT solutions at ISC West in Las Vegas, April 12, 2018 09:07:23 PCTFrom AMD: "AMD to showcase groundbreaking technologies at this year's NAB Conference in Las Vegas!"AMD unleashes the power of Radeon? Pro SSG and Radeon? Pro WX 9100 graphics cards, AMD Ryzen? Threadripper? and EPYC? processors to demo incredibly fast workflow solutions alongside industry leaders and technology partners, April 12, 2018 09:06:04 PCTHow the Best Sales Reps Earn Engineers' Trust | Symmetry BlogSymmetry Field Sales Representative Maria Gelphman explains why the best sales representatives are involved with buyers early in the design cycle. Continue reading to learn what makes the best sales reps different from the rest., April 12, 2018 14:01:26 PCTWhen Would You Have BOTH Bluetooth Classic and Low Energy? | Symmetry BlogBluetooth Classic? Bluetooth Low Energy? When designing your application, it's just one or the other, right? Not exactly?, April 11, 2018 14:01:37 PCTFrom Telit: "Telit Certifies Ultra-compact xE866 LTE-M and Cat 1 Modules with AT and T"Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that the LE866A1-NA LTE Category 1 (Cat 1) and ME866A1-NA LTE-M modules received certification for operation on AT and T?s LTE nationwide network for data-only applications., April 11, 2018 09:48:35 PCT[Video] From MultiTech: "Cellular Technology Transitions"Learn about?Cellular Technology Transitions in this presentation from MultiTech, April 11, 2018 09:53:11 PCTFrom Digi: "Intelligent Edge Connectivity Highlights at Embedded World 2018"Last week at Embedded World in Nuremberg, Germany, Digi teamed up with Silicon Labs to showcase smart edge Internet of Things (IoT) technology with simplified integration of cellular IoT connectivity and dramatically reduced development challenges., April 10, 2018 09:17:33 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Newly Released Mesh Network Performance Results from Silicon Labs Clarify IoT Connectivity Options"Silicon Labs(NASDAQ: SLAB) has released the industry's first comprehensive network performance results based on large-scale, multicast testing of Zigbee, Thread and Bluetoot? mesh software., April 10, 2018 16:18:29 PCTFrom Mediatek: "MediaTek Announces World's First Complete 56G PAM4 SerDes, Silicon-Proven on 7nm for ASIC services"Today MediaTek announced a new addition to its ASIC lineup with a 56G SerDes IP chip available with silicon-proven 7nm FinFET process technology., April 10, 2018 09:54:57 PCTChoosing a GNSS Antenna - 5 Questions to Ask | Symmetry BlogIt is difficult enough looking for the right GNSS antenna or module. Augustine Nguyen, an applications engineer at Symmetry Electronics, provides a few considerations for those adding GNSS to their design., April 10, 2018 14:01:47 PCTFrom Nimbelink: "Spring has Sprung and Spring Fever has hit here at NimbeLink!"Nimbelink has lots of exciting things happening in the near future. Over the next 6 weeks, Nimbelink will be attending 4 solid events and they would love to see you there!, April 9, 2018 09:26:28 PCT[Video] From Trinamic: "Trinamic Motion Control TMC4671 Disc Demo"Trinamic demonstrates two synchronized stepper motor servos controlled by a TMC4671 embedded servo controller IC and the least performing Microcontroller we could find, an 8 pin ATTiny 45., April 9, 2018 11:17:31 PCTFrom MediaTek: "5G: What are eMMB, URLLC and mMTC?"During its 78th?Plenary in Lisbon at the end of December 2017, the 3GPP standards body approved an interim set of specifications for 5G communications. This first set defined 5G New Radio (NR) in Non-Standalone operation (NSA), enabling?5G NR deployments., April 9, 2018 10:48:25 PCTFrom MediaTek: "5G: What is Standalone (SA) vs Non-Standalone (NSA) Networks?"According to the recent 3GPP Release 15 standard that covers 5G networking, the first wave of networks and devices will be classed as Non-Standalone (NSA), which is to say the 5G networks will be supported by existing 4G infrastructure., April 7, 2018 10:42:51 PCTFrom EE Journal: "Full-Power WiFi at Half the Power"Silicon Labs Reduces WiFi Energy Consumption for the IoT, April 7, 2018 15:21:10 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: "Smart Meter Deployments Still on the Rise, Meters Evolve as Technology Options Increase"Although not an entirely new concept, the smart meter market continues to be a major global growth market based on the device?s ability to greatly improve efficiencies for both utility companies and consumers., April 6, 2018 10:43:15 PCTFrom Nordic: "Volume production of the Nordic Semiconductor nRF52840 SoC brings the most advanced, production-ready, multiprotocol wireless IoT solution to market with full Bluetooth 5 support, together with Bluetooth mesh and Thread support"Together with Nordic?s latest nRF5 SDK and S140 SoftDevice (RF protocol stack), the high-end nRF52840 SoC allows developers to take advantage of all the benefits of Bluetooth 5., April 6, 2018 10:43:05 PCTGPS vs GNSS - What Engineers Need To Know For Their Design | Symmetry BlogCobus Heukelman, Technical Marketing Engineer at Symmetry Electronics, provides design engineers with everything they need to know about adding GPS or GNSS to their application design., April 5, 2018 09:33:40 PCT[Video] From Nordic Semiconductor: "nRF91 SiP Series Sneak Peak"See highlights from the Nordic nRF91 SiP Series sneak peek. One?Monday, January 22, 2018, Nordic Semiconductor hosted a 'sneak peek' of the upcoming nRF91? Series low power cellular IoT solution., April 5, 2018 09:34:46 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: "How IoT is changing car insurance"Safe young drivers are often unfairly priced out of car insurance and therefore owning a car simply because of their age. One smart device could provide the answer., April 4, 2018 13:30:53 PCTFrom IoT Now: "SD-WAN + LTE = More IoT manageability, reliability and flexibility"Juggling multiple technologies and multiple service providers makes it tough to ensure that each IoT device gets the right latency, bandwidth and security. Manish Watwani, vice president Global Product Marketing at?Telit, looks at these challenges., April 4, 2018 08:15:36 PCTDesign Cycle Tip: Working With Distributors Early | Symmetry BlogSymmetry Applications Engineer Tyler Wojciechowicz explains why it's important for engineers to be involved early in the design cycle. Continue reading to learn about this crucial tip for design engineers., April 4, 2018 14:02:42 PCT[Video] From Trinamic: "Michael Randt, Founder and CEO of TRINAMIC Motion Control, Interviewed at Electronica China 2018"Michael Randt, Founder and CEO of TRINAMIC Motion Control interviews by Elecfans during the second day of electronica China 2018., April 4, 2018 09:35:39 PCT[Video] From Telit: "Telit Customer Success - Maccabi Healthcare Service"Israeli Health Maintenance Organization Maccabi is reinvigorating a focus on patient outcomes by working with Telit technology partner UControls on an automated IoT-enabled smart building solution powered by Telit, April 3, 2018 09:35:25 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: "Form Follows Function - Selecting the Best Lattice FPGA"The functions the Lattice FPGA architects had in mind when they created each class also had shaped their form. Understanding this initial intent can be helpful when choosing the right FPGA family for your next project., April 3, 2018 08:48:16 PCTDon't Forget The Audio In Your Design! | Symmetry BlogOne common component that engineers often forget to add to their design is sound. It can't be overstated the flexibility that sound provides when software developers are adding functionality to the product., April 2, 2018 14:02:50 PCT[Video] From MediaTek: "Partnering with MediaTek: Helio P60 AI-Enhanced Applications"MediaTek Helio P60 provides an AI-ecosystem that allows device makers and developers to easily create exciting apps and useful enhancements, enhancing your everyday Android experience., April 2, 2018 09:35:32 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: "Four LTE MIMO antennas to get you connected"So you have sourced your LTE router and are looking for an antenna, here are four LTE MIMO antennas that you might want to consider depending on your application., April 2, 2018 12:01:52 PCTFrom NimbeLink: "The Bee Corp Selects NimbeLink Asset Tracking Solution"Leading agricultural tech company upgrades its ability to track and monitor bee hives around the country. Company has automated data processing and is also marketing the product as a hive theft solution with accelerometer and GPS sensors., April 1, 2018 11:56:27 PCTFrom Automation World: "Embedded Ethernet Gateways for OEMs"Lantronix showcases its wired and wireless IoT gateways for use by OEMs in new product applications and to provide connectivity for installed, legacy equipment., March 31, 2018 13:19:39 PCTFrom Redpine Signals: "Quessence to offer advance alert to cardiac problems"Can you know how your heart is functioning and how the pulse rate is and blood pressure levels are? Read more for details., March 31, 2018 11:56:36 PCT[Video] From Nordic: "Byteflies - Health Platform Based On The Nordic nRF52832"Niels Van Thienen of Byteflies shows their Nordic nRF52832 based health platform, the Byteflies Exploration Kit, that includes 5 sensor dots and a docking station., March 30, 2018 09:35:46 PCT[Video] From Lantronix: "Gateway Central?"Secure Cloud-based Device Management Service to Help You Monitor and Maintain Your Fleet of Lantronix IoT Gateways. Learn more here., March 30, 2018 09:31:54 PCTTRINAMIC Breakout Boards For Rapid Prototyping | Symmetry BlogUsing breakout boards is the smarter way to develop your prototype and get your minimum viable product (MVP) up and running. Learn about TRINAMIC's new line of breakout boards., March 30, 2018 14:03:04 PCTFrom Microwave Journal: "Open cellular standards will drive massive IoT uptake"Several technologies are vying for a slice of the LPWAN sector that will underpin the IoT, but only low power LTE promises to support rapid mass deployment, March 29, 2018 16:21:50 PCT[Video] From Telit: "Telit Customer Success - Clover Hydroponics"Israeli Hydroponics company Clover has completely automated the process of greenhouse environment maintenance with the help of IoT technology providers UControls and Telit., March 29, 2018 09:35:53 PCTFrom Telit: "Cellular in SD-Wan: Why It Matters"Could SD-WAN be the missing link to seizing the benefits of today?s latest technology while maintaining the control, reliability, visibility, and security that enterprises value most?, March 28, 2018 16:13:26 PCTFrom Lattice: "Bringing VR Experiences to Life with Positional Tracking Technology"There are effectively two types of positional tracking used by the mainstream VR platforms: outside-in and inside-out each with pros and cons. Read the article to find out more., March 28, 2018 14:20:40 PCTLattice Lights The Way For IoT Embedded Vision | Symmetry BlogLattice Semiconductor's Embedded Vision Development Kit provides the perfect starting point for OEMs adding energy-efficient image signal processing and hardware acceleration to their design. Learn more about this development kit offered by Symmetry., March 28, 2018 14:03:15 PCTLantronix and MACH10: A valuable solution for Industrial IoT | Symmetry BlogLantronix's multi-dimensional IoT application development and deployment platform helps OEMs save time and money by simplifying the application development process. Read the article to find out more., March 27, 2018 14:03:28 PCTFrom IoT Now: Telit talks record breaking hardware and connectivity offeringsIoT Now speaks to Yosi Fait, CEO of Telit, about their new hardware and connectivity offerings and how Telits platforms are transforming businesses through the power of IoT., March 24, 2018 15:47:24 PCTFrom Electronic Products: System integration considerations for heart rate sensing designsWhen it comes to optical HRM designs, developers have a choice of doing it all or purchasing it all, March 23, 2018 15:51:10 PCTFrom Embedded Vision: "Q and A: Lattice Semiconductor's Perspectives"Deepak Boppana, Senior Director of Product and Segment Marketing at Lattice Semiconductor provides the company's perspective on various embedded vision topics and trends., March 22, 2018 11:01:57 PCTTop 5 Video Demos from Symmetry ElectronicsHere at Symmetry Electronics, we love demos! Our videos showcase important details to help engineers decide if a component is right for them. Check out our top 5 video demos from Symmetry Electronics., March 22, 2018 08:28:16 PCTFrom Microcontroller Tips: Wi-Fi devices cut power in half, bring security to battery-powered IoT applicationsGiven the crowded field and reasonably mature market of Wi-Fi, it is noteworthy that Silicon Laboratories recently introduced a new?Wi-Fi portfolio?aimed at simplifying the design of power-sensitive, battery-operated Wi-Fi products., March 21, 2018 08:02:18 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: IoT Hero Play Impossible Puts a New Spin on PlaytimeSilicon Labs had the opportunity to sit down with cofounder and CTO Kevin Langdon to hear how the company got its start and what he sees for the future., March 21, 2018 12:02:26 PCTFrom Digi: "Sum of Smarts: Security, Reliability, Certifications and ROI"Digi XBee3's smart security, reliability and certifications all add up to the very smartest return on your investment. While you?re speeding your product to market with your mind at ease, you?re also delivering more funds to the bottom line., March 21, 2018 15:42:23 PCTFrom Lattice: Bringing VR Experiences to Life with Positional Tracking TechnologyVirtual reality?(VR) is more than just captivating displays with fancy 3D graphics. Fluid feedback of users? gestures, postures, movements and position is pivotal for a complete immersive experience. Read more..., March 20, 2018 16:32:57 PCTFrom Lantronix: Reduce IoT Lifecycle Support Costs Using Cloud-based Gateway Management SoftwareHow do you efficiently update your Lantronix IoT gateways in the field? You can save time and money with Gateway Central, a cloud-based monitoring SaaS from Lantronix, March 20, 2018 16:32:37 PCTLearn How to Setup Your MDEK1001 in 3 MinutesDid you just receive your new DecaWave?MDEK1001?RTLS Development Kit and you're eager to get started? Watch the video to learn how to setup your MDEK1001 in 3 minutes., March 20, 2018 14:38:45 PCTFrom Telit: Why You Should be Using Module-Embedded SIM TechnologyWhat are the differences between new module-embedded SIM technology, like?Telit simWISE, and traditional SIM cards as IoT expands globally? Read the article by Errol Binda from Telit to find out, March 17, 2018 15:00:43 PCTFrom EE Times: Silicon Labs Juices Wi-Fi in IoT PortfolioAmong wireless technologies powering Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity, Wi-Fi has been conspicuously absent from Silicon Labs? IoT product portfolio?? until now., March 16, 2018 12:00:50 PCTWhat are Tunable Antennas? A Complete Guide | Symmetry BlogWhat is a Tunable Antenna? We break down the basics of Tunable Antennas, how they are used, and the different types available. Continue reading to learn more., March 16, 2018 08:48:00 PCTFrom Telit: Telit Introduces the ML865C1 Dual-Mode Cat M - Cat NBTelit is proud to introduce the ML865C1, the ultimate choice for organizations that want a very small form-factor delivering low data rates and extended coverage of both LTE Cat M1 and Cat NB1. Read more about it here., March 15, 2018 08:01:50 PCTNordic Semiconductor's Smart Remote Based on the nRF52 SeriesWatch the video to see Nordic Semiconductor demonstrating their?voice-enabled remote control reference design, based on either nRF52810 or nRF52832., March 15, 2018 13:31:24 PCTGlobalstar announces the SmartOne Solar, a solar-powered remote monitoring and tracking device for IoT applicationsIn order to provide a solar-powered IoT solution for remote asset management, Globalstar is releasing the SmartOne Solar. Read the blog post to find out more., March 15, 2018 15:33:52 PCT[Infographic] What is LPWAN, and How Does It Compare?LPWAN, short for Low Powered Wide-Area Network, is unique in providing wireless connectivity that is both long range and low power. Continue reading to find out what LPWAN is and how LPWAN differs from LAN and Cellular technologies., March 14, 2018 15:33:28 PCTFrom Nordic: "Smart Batteries: A market beyond the gadgets"The introduction of IoT in the household has created a wave of smart home technology focused on bringing together different household devices on the same network. But could the next move for technology giants be in the home energy market?, March 14, 2018 15:09:59 PCTLighting up the way with the Silvertel Ag201There has been a growing and accelerating trend into distributing lighting power over low voltage DC circuits over the last few years. Read how Silvertel is adapting to these changes, March 13, 2018 15:12:41 PCTTop 5 Best Cat-M1 Modules for 2018Need a Cat-M1 modem for your IoT application? Read our top 5 recommended Cat-M1 modules for 2018., March 13, 2018 15:33:39 PCTGrowing the IoT means higher power to PoEAs IoT continues to grow, so will power over ethernet (PoE). Silicon Labs showed some of their latest PoE powered devices over the weekend, with improved efficiency and power. Keep reading to find out more., March 10, 2018 07:57:20 PCTWhat Is Enterprise Wi-Fi, and Does Your Business Need It?We'll be going over the basics of WPA2-Enterprise, the solution for business-suitable Wi-Fi. Keep on reading to find out what WPA2-Enterprise is, and whether WPA2-Enterprise is right for you., March 9, 2018 15:34:00 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Inside the Nordic ThingyWith more than 10,000 devices sold, Nordic Thingy:52 is a development kit helping developers and IoT entrepreneurs build the connected products of the future. Here is everything you need to know., March 8, 2018 08:53:14 PCTLaser system may let autonomous vehicles see around cornersAutonomous vehicles may soon help handle more than just our blind spots. The researchers at Stanford University are developing laser-based systems that are tackling blind corners before you even see them. Continuing reading to find out how..., March 8, 2018 16:16:18 PCTDecaWave DWM1001 ScenSor: Everything you need to know about DecaWave's newest RTLS moduleDecaWave's new module, the DWM1001, is now available! Keep reading to find out how the DWM1001 improves upon the highly popular DWM1000., March 7, 2018 15:34:20 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Lattice Radiant Software: Full-featured Tool Suite for Edge DesignsThe Radiant software was architected from the ground up to enable a predictable design convergence with its complete unified design framework. Read more from Choon-Hoe Yeoh of Lattice Semiconductor., March 7, 2018 16:07:54 PCTWhy My Money is on Bluetooth MeshBluetooth must think they have a winning solution to enter a market against so much competition. Read on to see how it compares to the established mesh standards., March 6, 2018 08:28:37 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: "Smart clothes: The connected jacket"With the market for the first wave of wrist-worn wearables starting to mature, now?s the time to start getting creative. Read about how Levi's new denim jacket incorporates IoT to help make commuting easier., March 5, 2018 10:36:00 PCTFrom Lantronix: Component Lifespan Considerations for Industrial IoT OEMsFor Industrial OEMs, building a robust IoT solution requires important questions around the lifespan of your supplier?s components. It?s not just about how long your product will last ? but choosing a partner and component whose longevity matches yours., March 5, 2018 17:20:36 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Designing a Wearable Body Camera with a Wireless ConnectorSecuraShot Technologies tells their story on how Lattice Semiconductor helped them build their wearable body camera, March 2, 2018 15:18:57 PCTEthertronics Unveils 5G Millimeter Wave Test Services and Chamber, Solves Challenges of Testing 5G Antenna PerformanceEthertronics, the leader in high performance antenna system solutions, today announced the industry?s first cost-effective 5G test services and test chamber to address the complex test and verification challenges for 5G millimeter wave devices., March 1, 2018 09:33:32 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: What is an Antenna?In the field of communication systems, whenever the need for wireless communication arises, there occurs the necessity of an antenna. Find out what an antenna is with Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics, March 1, 2018 15:34:39 PCTSymmetry Electronics: Meet A Chip! Meet Application Engineer Tyler WojciechowiczIt's time for Meet A Chip from Symmetry Electronics! Meet Application Engineer Tyler Wojciechowicz., February 27, 2018 15:34:50 PCTBirthday Deals at Symmetry Electronics!Read the blog to find out how to get free shipping and check out dev kits on sale! Happy Birthday to Symmetry!, February 19, 2018 15:34:58 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Bluetooth Mesh for Industrial IoTLarge-scale industrial deployments are now within easy reach thanks to the release of Bluetooth Mesh 1.0. We take a look at options for the warehouse of the future., January 30, 2018 22:05:40 PCTAeris CTO Discusses What Is Slowing IoT DeploymentThe adoption of the Internet of Things continues to expand across industry sectors, but many organizations have trouble launching full-scale IoT deployments, according Syed Zaeem Hosain, CTO of Aeris., January 25, 2018 22:02:00 PCTFrom Telit: C-Band Spectrum - The Next Step Towards Bringing 5G to LifeLTE is positioned to become the dominant mobile access technology far beyond 2020 ? around the time when 5G deployment should begin. Read the blog to learn more., January 25, 2018 22:07:20 PCTLantronix Announces First of Its Kind Real-Time Network Performance Monitoring Capability for Its SLC? 8000 Console Management FamilyCompany to Showcase IT Management Products at Cisco Live Barcelona, January 24, 2018 21:56:25 PCTVIDEO: 20 years of blueLearn more about the markets Bluetooth members and their innovative solutions., January 24, 2018 21:59:14 PCTEmbedded Vision Development Kit From Lattice Semiconductor - Now $199 (Limited Time Offer)Modular Platform for Embedded Vision Processing at the Edge. Get the deal now dude!, January 22, 2018 21:45:26 PCTNimbelink From the Workshop Roadshow: Chicago - February 13From The Workshop Roadshow With IoT and Cellular Industry Expert Brandon Hart, January 22, 2018 21:49:04 PCTFrom EE Times: As Rivals Tussle, Silicon Labs Soars - One-on-one with Silicon Labs CEO at CESRead the blog to learn how Silicon Labs has taken a methodical approach in its pursuit of the IoT market., January 21, 2018 20:49:24 PCTFrom Digi International: 8-Bit is Back, Baby!With the recent comeback of classic video games like Tetris and gaming consoles from creators like Nintendo and AtGames, combined with the growing variety of addressable LEDs, all make for exciting creations using streaming video displays., January 21, 2018 20:52:57 PCTFujitsu Chooses Lattice's SiBEAM Snap Wireless Connector Technology to Simplify USB Connections in Next-Generation Tablet PCLattice's SB6212 and SB6213 USB3 Devices Improve Ease of Use and Reliability of Connecting the Tablet to the Docking Cradle, January 18, 2018 22:16:41 PCTLantronix Launches Advanced Wireless Embedded IoT GatewaysCompact xPico 200 Gateways Deliver Versatile Connectivity and Intelligent Networking, January 18, 2018 22:19:36 PCTFrom Telit: LPWA Turns 5G Challenges into Billions of Dollars in Opportunity by 2020Retrofitting or replacing hundreds or even thousands of devices is not a cost-effective option to fully benefit from the?low-power, high-capacity, and long-range capabilities of 5G., January 17, 2018 23:23:03 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Edge and Fog Computing ExplainedBy crunching data at or near its source, resources that may not be continuously connected to a network such as laptops, smartphones, tablets and sensors can be utilized to optimize Cloud computing systems. Read more on the blog., January 16, 2018 23:27:47 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Solve Intelligence, Vision and Connectivity Challenges at the EdgeRead the blog to get the new white paper from Lattice Semiconductor., January 11, 2018 23:09:26 PCTVIDEO From Lantronix: Introducing MACH10 Global Device ManagerMACH10 Global Device Manager is a ready-to-use IoT application suite that enables OEMs. Read the blog to learn more and watch the video., January 11, 2018 23:16:40 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor - Rapid prototyping: Develop the next great IoT appWith 30 billion connected devices expected by 2020, IoT apps will need to be developed fast. But do we have the talent and time to meet that demand? Read the blog to find out., January 10, 2018 21:36:36 PCTCES 2018: Digi International to Take Leadership Role in Showcasing IoT Infrastructure SolutionsCompany to Highlight Solutions That Illustrate Emerging IoT Trends. Read more., January 9, 2018 22:57:04 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: What is the HDMI 2.1 eARC Feature?Have you heard of a new HDMI 2.1 feature called eARC? Read the blog to learn more., January 9, 2018 23:07:07 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: IoT Hero Snooz Moves Air to Lull People to SleepSilicon Labs recently had the chance to talk with sleep-enthusiast Eli Lazar, co-founder of?Snooz, a start-up company that created a white noise sleep machine that strives to turn people?s bedrooms into a sleep haven., January 8, 2018 23:08:09 PCTWebinar From Silicon Labs: Enhance Home and Building Automation with Multiprotocol Wireless Connectivity - EMEAJoin Silicon Lab's hour-long webinar on February 07, 2018 at 10:00 AM and get your questions answered during our Live Q and A session at the end., January 7, 2018 20:31:46 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: The first digital pill is approvedAmerican authorities have approved the world?s first digital pill. The pill will help doctors monitor that drugs have been taken, although some are concerned with privacy. Read more on the blog., January 7, 2018 20:29:15 PCTFrom Digi International: Who Is Responsible for IoT Device Security?Why device security requies a multi-pronged approach. Read the blog to learn more!, December 21, 2017 23:07:34 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - Timing 101: The Case of the PLL's VCO High Pass Transfer FunctionWelcome to another edition of the Timing 101 blog from Silicon Labs' Kevin Smith., December 21, 2017 23:19:37 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: How to design connected drug delivery devicesConnected drug delivery systems can improve quality of life for patients, reduce work for professionals, and save money for healthcare providers, but designing them can be difficult. Read the blog to learn more., December 20, 2017 19:34:47 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: The Evolution of ComputingToday, the cloud enables centralized computing, intelligence and storage. It's where businesses perform their high-level computation and analysis., December 19, 2017 19:13:09 PCTNordic Bluetooth Low Energy-powered smart jewelry sends emergency GPS location alerts to user's designated safety contactsLow-latency link between personal safety device and smartphone app allows the wearer to contact guardians via a single button press in emergency situations, December 19, 2017 19:19:34 PCTFrom Lantronix: Big Things Come in Small PackagesThe xPico 200 family of embedded IoT gateways leverages Cypress Semiconductors next-generation of 802.11n Wi-Fi MCU, provide best-in-class connectivity with the range and performance needed in industrial environments. Read the blog to learn more!, December 18, 2017 18:11:14 PCTVIDEO - Si875x: A Better Alternative to Optocoupler-based SSRs and Relays from Silicon LabsLearn about the pros and cons of solid-state relays, and electro-mechanical relays, and how the Si875x stands as an alternative., December 17, 2017 21:08:09 PCTTaco John's Selects Digi International Smart Solutions to Provide Best-in-Class Food Safety and Operations ManagementLeading Mexican Franchise Will Offer Digi Smart Solutions to its 400 Locations, December 17, 2017 21:13:33 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - Tragedy of the commons: Why IoT regulation may be a necessary evilWhat can sheep teach us about securing IoT? Read the blog to find out!, December 14, 2017 18:01:06 PCTFrom Trinamic Motion Control: Building a Hangprinter with the TMC2130 SilentStepStickThe lounge at TRINAMIC Motion Control's headquarter is turned into one giant 3D printer. Read the blog to learn more!, December 14, 2017 18:11:41 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Bluetooth 5 Advertising ExtensionsBluetooth 5?s benefits are about much more than increased speed and extended range. Low energy advertising extensions are also a major enhancement. Read more on the blog!, December 13, 2017 22:25:36 PCTGuenter Weinberger new CEO of TDK-Micronas GmbHTDK-Micronas announces new CEO. Read the blog to learn more., December 12, 2017 21:38:04 PCTFrom Telit: Built for IoT, Not Consumers: Understanding IoT SIMs and Data PlansIn this post, Telit takes a look at the challenges that consumer SIMs and data plans can present for organizations with IoT deployments., December 12, 2017 21:44:44 PCTEVENT: MultiTech Approach to IoT Security for Device ConnectivityJoin Derek Wallace, Director of Product Management at MultiTech, as he provides an overview of the 3-tiered MultiTech approach to ensuring device and communications security. Read the blog to learn more and register., December 11, 2017 21:50:20 PCTLattice Diamond Software Earns ISO 26262 QualificationUsing a T?V-certified design methodology, automotive grade Lattice FPGAs now meet the latest safety requirements. Read more on the blog., December 11, 2017 21:54:50 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - IoT Hero Deep Freeze Fishing: Taking Customers out of the ColdDeep?Freeze Fishing?helps fishermen and women avoid the cold while ice fishing by providing an alert system for their lines, freeing them to monitor catches from afar. Learn more about how IoT is changing ice fishing., December 10, 2017 19:40:41 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: The world's smallest breakout board compatible BTLE module: Automate your curtains for less than $90 with BluChip!Ever wanted to automate your curtains and control it from the comfort of an app? Look no further., December 10, 2017 19:48:47 PCTSilicon Labs Biosensors Add ECG Measurement for Advanced Heart Rate Monitoring in WearablesSilicon Labs?has introduced a family of optical biometric sensors providing advanced heart rate monitoring (HRM) along with electrocardiogram (ECG) capabilities for a wide range of wearable fitness and wellness products. Read the blog to learn more!, December 8, 2017 22:27:10 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: 60 GHz Modules: Affordable Path to Higher CapacityAs data demand continues to climb in urban areas, network service providers need a new cost-effective approach that allows them to expand capacity to LTE and Metro networks. Read the blog to learn more!, December 8, 2017 22:34:13 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Smarter homes with Samsung and BluetoothRead the blog to learn more about how Samsung is working with Bluetooth in their products., December 7, 2017 19:09:19 PCTWebinar: MultiTech Approach to IoT Security for Device ConnectivityJoin Derek Wallace, Director of Product Management at MultiTech, as he provides an overview of the 3-tiered MultiTech approach to ensuring device and communications security. Read the blog to learn more and register!, December 6, 2017 12:45:27 PCTFrom Digi International: Building for What?s Next: AWS re:Invent Andy Jassy Keynote RecapDigi is excited to build upon Greengrass and these new AWS services to help our customers build more intelligence at the edge. Read the blog to learn more!, December 5, 2017 12:07:10 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - Timing 101: The Case of the Split TerminationRead the blog to learn more about timing and differential split termination., December 5, 2017 12:22:37 PCTTelit 450 Mbps Mobile Data Card Receives KDDI ApprovalKDDI carrier approval expands deployment opportunities for laptop OEMs in the Japanese market. Read the blog to learn more., December 5, 2017 12:24:30 PCTFrom Tinamic Motion Control: Enabling Ultimate Fidelity with Advanced Motion Control: An Engineer's PerspectiveThis white paper discusses the challenges the AVDesignHaus engineers were faced with while following their goal of designing the perfect turntable system. Read the blog to learn more!, December 4, 2017 11:58:59 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor - BlueBorne: Lessons learnedNow that the dust has settled a little on BlueBorne, we take a look at how it came to be, its impact, and whether Nordic Semiconductor customers should be concerned. Read on for the full story., December 3, 2017 11:21:05 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Designs: Four 433 MHz terminal antennas for ISM bandsFocusing on 433 MHz frequencies, EAD presents four 433 MHz terminal antennas for ISM band applications. Read the blog to learn more., November 30, 2017 10:35:41 PCTApplications of Multiprotocol - VIDEO from Silicon LabsMultiprotocol allows for seamless home automation, without the use of a home hub or gateway. Read the blog to watch the video and learn more., November 30, 2017 11:02:20 PCTThe New TMCM-1111-StepRocker-Servo from Trinamic Motion ControlThe TMCM-1111-StepRocker-Servo from Trinamic is designed to be as easy to use as its sibling, but with additional closed-loop stepper motor servo functionality. Read more on the blog., November 29, 2017 10:27:30 PCTTDK-Micronas Welcomes matronic As Distribution Partner TDK-Micronas welcomes matronic as local distribution partner. Read more on the blog., November 29, 2017 10:22:21 PCTCustomer Stories from Telit: Creating safer and smarter cities with IoT-enabled cycling technologyFind the Right IoT Module for Your Smart Lighting Solutions With Telit., November 28, 2017 09:46:18 PCTQuickLogic partners with Nordic Semiconductor for its Amazon Alexa-compatible wearables reference design using Voice-over-Bluetooth Low EnergyQuickLogic?s Reference Design employs Nordic?s nRF51822 SoC to wirelessly stream audio data to an Amazon Alexa smartphone application. Read more on the blog!, November 28, 2017 09:45:37 PCTLattice Lives on the EdgeRead more on the blog about Lattice's acquisition attempt., November 27, 2017 11:00:57 PCTVIDEO: Telit IoT PlatformsTelit offers the most comprehensive IoT Platform available, learn more in this video., November 27, 2017 11:14:46 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Real-time translation a step closerIn-ear machine translation may seem like something from sci-fi shows, but the Bluetooth low energy powered technology is improving fast. Read the blog to learn more!, November 26, 2017 12:21:28 PCTLattice invites you to experience their latest advancements in Edge Connectivity and Computing solutions at CES 2018Lattice invites you to experience their latest advancements in Edge Connectivity and Computing solutions. Visit Lattice at CES at booth MP26077! Read the blog to learn more!, November 23, 2017 12:28:29 PCTThe easy to use three-axes plug-in TMCM-3230 module extends Trinamic's OEM lineRead more about the TMCM-3230 from TRINAMIC Motion Control!, November 23, 2017 11:38:11 PCTVIDEO: Women at Silicon Labs - What do you like about working in tech?Women at Silicon Labs share what they find exciting and enjoyable about their positions in the tech industry. Watch the video to learn more!, November 22, 2017 10:03:52 PCTVIDEO from Silicon Labs: Coffee with Mr. IoT - Let's Talk StandardsWatch this informative video with Skip Ashton, VP of Software at Silicon Labs., November 22, 2017 10:11:39 PCTVIDEO playlist from Nordic Semiconductor: Nordic Thingy:52Watch this 11 video playlist from Nordic Semiconductor on the Thingy:52., November 22, 2017 10:26:17 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Not Your Father's FPGALet me tell you a story about where FPGA's are, or will be in the near future? Read the blog to find out more!, November 21, 2017 11:18:00 PCTVIDEO from Silicon Labs: Analyze Multiple Protocols Simultaneously (Network Analyzer Tool)Monitor network traffic on one node and across multiple nodes in mesh networking.The network analyzer is more than just a packet sniffer. Watch the video to learn more!, November 21, 2017 11:24:57 PCTFrom Bluetooth SIG: 3 Ways Bluetooth Mesh is Inherently SecureSecurity is a reoccurring concern with new and even existing technologies, especially as we draw closer to the Internet of Things (IoT). Read how Bluetooth Mesh is enhances security., November 21, 2017 11:38:10 PCTDigi International is an AWS Advanced Technology Partner - IoT CompetencyDigi is proud to be an AWS Advanced Technology Partner with IoT Competency certification. Learn more on the blog., November 20, 2017 12:02:12 PCTFrom Decawave: Irish firms seeking Silicon Valley successRead this informative piece on how Irish technology companies are working more in Silicon Valley., November 20, 2017 12:08:31 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: New Flex Gecko Wireless Solution Takes Low Power to New ExtremesSilicon Labs has released another?proprietary wireless solution ? the new Flex Gecko?EFR32FG14, which achieves significant low power gains and offers many of the same peripheral capabilities found in previous Flex Gecko solutions. Learn more on the blog., November 20, 2017 12:18:35 PCTWebinar: MultiTech Approach to IoT Security for Device ConnectivityJoin Derek Wallace, Director of Product Management at MultiTech, as he provides an overview of the 3-tiered MultiTech approach to ensuring device and communications security, November 19, 2017 15:47:35 PCTFrom Digi International: Why Failover is Essential for Business OperationsImagine not having backup for your personal computer or your computer system at work. Unimaginable? Read the blog to learn more., November 19, 2017 16:24:04 PCTSymmetry Electronics: Meet A Chip! Meet Product Marketing Assistant Blessie Paguio It's time for Meet A Chip from Symmetry Electronics! Meet Product Marketing Assistant Blessie Paguio., November 17, 2017 10:47:12 PCTBlack Friday Deals At Symmetry Electronics!Read the blog to find out how to get a FREE drone, FREE Amazon Echo and FREE Shipping! It's time for Black Friday!, November 17, 2017 15:09:57 PCTIndustry spotlight from MultiTech: LoRa for the energy industry - Connecting dispersed assets for improved monitoring and controlLoRaWAN is a Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) specification for wirelessly connecting low power sensors and other devices spread over a several-mile-wide area in a secure, bi-directional network. Learn more about LoRa on the blog!, November 16, 2017 10:18:48 PCTMachXO3 from Lattice Semiconductor: Futureproof your control PLD and bridging designsSimplified control PLD design and debug. Secure and reliable. Bridge between multiple 4K sensors and displays. Learn more on the blog!, November 16, 2017 10:24:36 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: I2C vs SPIWhat's the difference between I2C vs. SPI: Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., November 16, 2017 16:19:45 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: EU GDPR Privacy for connected medical devicesThe impact of upcoming EU regulations on anyone who processes health data is huge. Here?s what medical IoT device manufacturers need to know about GDPR. Read more on the blog., November 15, 2017 11:55:20 PCTFrom Telit: Smart Surveillance and Security: SIM Card Solutions for Security CamerasIn this post, Telit discusses what your organization should look for when choosing connectivity solutions for smart security and surveillance. Read the blog to learn more., November 15, 2017 12:27:00 PCTVIDEO from Nordic Semiconductor: Smarter ThingsNordic is always looking for smart heads to join in furthering the journey to progress. Check out this video to see the smart city, Trondheimsregionen., November 14, 2017 17:37:06 PCTLatest Micronas controller with NewTec's production-ready firmware enables cost-efficient realization of compact high-performance motor controlHighly flexible peripherals and firmware for direct control of electric motors (stepper/BLDC/BDC). Read more on the blog!, November 14, 2017 17:53:22 PCTFrom Trinamic Motion Control: Joining the RISC-V foundationTrinamic joins the RISC-V foundation. Read the blog to learn more!, November 14, 2017 17:53:00 PCTHot Product from Embedded Antenna Designs: WTR7270 4G LTE terminal antennaThe WTR7270 4G LTE terminal antenna is an innovative solution for fixed and mobile applications requiring a blade-style antenna with a SMA-Male connector. Learn more on the blog!, November 13, 2017 13:51:03 PCTFrom Digi International: Top Three Takeaways from Embedded Systems Conference 2017Read this blog to learn the top 3 takeaways from ESC in Minneapolis last week., November 13, 2017 13:38:14 PCTFrom Lantronix: The Impact of IoT was Top-of-Mind for IT Architects at 2017 Data Centre World SingaporeAs more IoT use cases get deployed in the field, data will become a company?s most valued asset. Read more about how IoT is changing data in this presentation from Lantronix., November 13, 2017 13:46:51 PCTNordic Thingy:52 IoT Sensor Kit shortlisted for top prize by renowned 'creativity in electronics' awards programNordic?s single-board Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth Low Energy development kit recognized by industry-leading ACE Awards with inclusion in shortlist of highly-competitive category, November 12, 2017 16:24:33 PCTNordic Semiconductor-powered Bluetooth Low Energy wearable continuously measures, analyzes, and reports heart rate values?K1? from Wearpai Technology operates for up to 10 days on a single charge while employing Nordic?s nRF52832 SoC to continuously monitor users? activity and physical condition. Read more on the blog!, November 12, 2017 16:35:40 PCTReplay this webinar from Silicon Labs: Selecting the Right Mesh Technology for your ApplicationIn this webinar, Silicon Labs compares different mesh networking protocols and discusses the criteria to consider when selecting the right approach for your design, including the role of solution ecosystems and wireless security., November 12, 2017 16:56:23 PCTThread Group Sees Strong Adoption For Networking Protocol Across IoT EcosystemBroad product innovation from members, global expansion of certification labs, and new testing designation all drive market momentum, November 12, 2017 17:02:29 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? Bluetooth mesh is only capable on Bluetooth 5 devicesIn this edition of Tech Fact or Fiction Symmetry Experts answer: Bluetooth mesh is only capable on Bluetooth 5 devices. Read the blog to find out!, November 10, 2017 07:56:21 PCTIntroducing the Official Digi XBee Python LibraryPython developers just got more help in creating solutions with Digi XBees. Learn more on the blog., November 9, 2017 16:09:05 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - IoT Hero Revolar: Keeping Loved Ones Safe with the Tap of a ButtonRead this informative Q and A with Silicon Labs customer Revolar., November 9, 2017 16:24:46 PCTImproved Embedded I/O Expansion and Board Management with Lattice's New Low-Power MachXO3 Control PLD OptionsNew MachXO3-9400 devices extend the key benefits of the MachXO3 family including internal configuration memory and flexible programmable I/O to more complex applications needing more logic and embedded memory, November 9, 2017 16:19:46 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: What's a PCB?What is a PCB? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., November 9, 2017 17:40:04 PCTVIDEO Demo from Silicon Labs: Combining Zigbee, Bluetooth, and BeaconsCheck out this video from Silicon Labs which demos how to use the Mighty Gecko in lots of cool applications., November 8, 2017 12:39:22 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Android to fully support Bluetooth 5Android users are set to enjoy the benefits of Bluetooth 5 connectivity as the latest Oreo release includes full support for the standard. Read the blog to learn more., November 8, 2017 13:04:04 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Solving the Embedded Challenge of Too Many Signals and InterfacesToday?s embedded systems have more real-time data and control requirements than ever. Read the blog and learn more about how Lattice's FPGA solves the challenges of embedded processors., November 8, 2017 13:22:33 PCTWEBINAR from Silicon Labs: Expanding Device Capability with Multiprotocol Connectivity - EMEAIn this webinar, Silicon Labs explores how multiprotocol wireless technology advances IoT connectivity for next generation applications that are easier to deploy, use, and update. Link to signup in the info below., November 8, 2017 15:19:29 PCTSymmetry Electronics: Meet A Chip! Meet Web Sales Representative Alex GuerraIt's time for Meet A Chip from Symmetry Electronics. Meet Web Sales Representative Alex Guerra!, November 8, 2017 09:52:12 PCTSubscribe to the ULP Wireless Quarter: Nordic's quarterly news and technology magazineGet the digital version of the ULP Wireless Q from Nordic Semiconductor, November 7, 2017 11:29:51 PCTBasics of Design: Smart Farms Embrace IoT ConnectivityDesigning the smart farm wouldn?t be possible without the wireless, cellular, and GPS technologies enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT). Download this guide to learn more., November 7, 2017 11:48:18 PCTTrinamic launches cost efficient stepper motor servo controller moduleThe TMCM-1111-StepRocker-Servo extends the successful StepRocker? family by a closed-loop stepper motor servo controller. Learn more on the blog., November 7, 2017 12:53:04 PCTTelit Certifies NB-IoT Modules with Global Mobile Interoperability Regulator, Global Certification Forum (GCF)NE866B1-E1 and NL865B1-E1 modules are among the first to comply with GCF?s new NB-IoT certification guidelines recently ratified by global mobile network operators, November 6, 2017 11:13:20 PCTWEBINAR: What makes Bluetooth mesh so disruptive?Join this webinar - 8 November 2017, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. PT. Read the blog to sign up., November 6, 2017 11:28:10 PCTJoin MultiTech at Embedded Systems Conference- MinneapolisJoin MultiTech at ESC Minneapolis to learn more about ARM mbed., November 6, 2017 11:44:57 PCTEVENT from Silicon Labs: Design a Multiprotocol Device in 3 HoursCheck out this 3-day online workshop from Silicon Labs. Spend an hour each day developing a Bluetooth and Proprietary multiprotocol project with the new Thunderboard Sense 2. Read the blog to sign up., November 5, 2017 13:40:05 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Designs: WCO-450-WMB ? 450 MHz Compact Outdoor OmniThe WCO-450-WMB is a 450 MHz compact outdoor omni antenna designed for wall-mount applications for providing access to 450-470 MHz LTE or UHF networks. Read more on the blog!, November 5, 2017 12:01:42 PCTNimbeLink Asset Tracking Solution has earned top honors as Industrial IoT Solution of the YearNimbeLink is proud to have won the??Industrial IoT Solution of the year??award for the?Asset Tracking Solution from Mobile Breakthrough. Read the blog to learn more about this honor!, November 5, 2017 12:14:26 PCTDigi XBee Cellular Wins Golden Bridge Award: Q and A With Digi International Senior Product Manager Brent NelsonDigi International recently won the prestigious Golden Bridge Award for the Digi XBee Cellular Module. In this Q and A with Senior Product Manager, Brent Nelson, from Digi International we learn more about the future of Digi XBee and this award., November 3, 2017 15:02:44 PCTSymmetry Electronics Continues Technical Sales Expansion in Response to Customer DemandGlobal wireless and video component distributor increases sales coveragein Upper Midwest and Southwest, November 2, 2017 09:20:49 PCTDecaWave Deploys Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG on Latest Auto DesignLearn more about how DecaWave is standardizing on Synopsys' TetraMAX II solution for all future designs to minimize silicon test costs and maximize test quality., November 2, 2017 11:24:06 PCTThe World's most popular mobile FPGA from Lattice SemiconductorWorld?s smallest, lowest power, most integrated mobile FPGAs from Lattice Semiconductor. Read the blog to learn more., November 2, 2017 12:54:47 PCTSilicon Labs Supports Women in TechRead the blog to learn more about how Symmetry partner, Silicon Labs, promotes diversity in the work place., November 2, 2017 13:08:46 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: How to optimize energy efficiency in smart devicesThis blog looks at optimizing energy efficiency in connected smart devices, a process that starts with taking accurate measurements. Click to learn more!, November 1, 2017 12:04:06 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Diamond 3.10 Simplifies Low Power DesignDiamond 3.10 Extends Low Power Design Methods, Richer Automotive Support, and User Experience. Learn more about this update on the blog., November 1, 2017 15:12:03 PCTDigi International Acquires TempAlertDigi International recently acquired TempAlert, a provider of automated, real-time temperature monitoring and task management solutions for the healthcare, industrial and foodservice industries. Click to read more!, October 31, 2017 09:29:41 PCTFrom MultiTech: Communications solutions for the Internet of ThingsMultiTech: Certified, carrier-approved modems, routers, and gateways to enable IoT and M2M applications on wired, cellular, and LoRa networks. Read the blog to learn more!, October 31, 2017 09:38:41 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Designs: VLP4 antenna multiband transit antenna platformThe VLP4 antenna is a multiband transit antenna platform designed primarily for on-vehicle use. Learn more about this antenna on the blog!, October 31, 2017 10:15:20 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: Four interesting antenna solutions for 868 MHzThis blog from EAD takes a look at some interesting antenna solutions for 868 MHz that might be used for LoRA or Sigfox applications. Read more on the blog!, October 30, 2017 13:39:12 PCTVIDEO from MultiTech: How IoT is meeting the demands of agriculture on a growing population Watch this video to learn more about how MultiTech is improving modern agriculture with IoT solutions., October 29, 2017 11:18:12 PCTVIDEO from Nordic Semiconductor: SEGGER Embedded studio - Getting startedThis video tutorial will show you how to get started with SEGGER Embedded Studio and how to open your first example in the nRF5 SDK., October 29, 2017 14:20:12 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? Symmetry Electronics Charges For Its ServicesIn this edition of Tech Fact or Fiction Symmetry Experts answer: Symmetry Charges For Its Services. Read the blog to find out!, October 27, 2017 11:43:09 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Open cellular standards will drive "massive IoT" uptakeSeveral technologies are vying for a slice of the LPWAN sector that will underpin the IoT, but only low power LTE promises to support rapid mass deployment, October 26, 2017 17:13:03 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Bluetooth Low Energy wirelessly connected in-ear thermometer provides continuous, accurate temperature measurement of babies and childrenCosinuss' 'degree?' employs Nordic Semiconductor's nRF52840 advanced multiprotocol SoC to wirelessly sync temperature data to a parent's smartphone or tablet, October 26, 2017 17:16:20 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: What is an isolator vs optocoupler?What is an isolator vs optocoupler?? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., October 26, 2017 10:16:23 PCTEmbedded Vision Solutions from Symmetry Electronics and Lattice Semiconductor Embedded vision offers a promising future with many exciting new applications entering the market. Read the blog to learn more about embedded vision solutions from Lattice Semiconductor., October 26, 2017 12:47:21 PCTImproved FPGA Designs with Diamond 3.10 from Lattice SemiconductorLattice Semiconductor announces the latest release of the?Lattice Diamond software. Read the blog to learn more., October 25, 2017 12:51:53 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Power consumption explainedLearn more about power consumption in this blog from Symmetry partner Nordic Semiconductor., October 25, 2017 13:28:29 PCTVIDEO from Telit: Connect your things. Collect Data. Get rewards.Check out this video from Telit on how they're innovating and empowering IoT development., October 25, 2017 10:31:31 PCTNEW From Multitech! Get The Smallest LTE Cat M1 System on Module: MultiConnect Dragonfly NanoDevelopers Now Have Access to an Arm? MbedTM OS Programmable Cellular Computing Platform Within a Nano Compact, All-in-One Design. Read more on the blog!, October 24, 2017 11:09:44 PCTSymmetry Electronics Partner Telit Receives Certification for Verizon's VoLTE 4G LTE NetworkTwo single-mode, multi-band LTE Cat 1 modules support Voice over LTE (VoLTE) functionality, essential for the Internet of Things, certified on Verizon LTE networks. Read more on the blog!, October 24, 2017 12:37:39 PCTTiming 101 from Silicon Labs: The Case of the Jitterier Divided-Down ClockThis blog addresses a common question that arises when measuring the phase noise and phase jitter of relatively low clock frequencies. Read the blog to learn more!, October 24, 2017 13:01:10 PCTProduct update from Embedded Antenna Design: FGO high gain LTE omni antennaThe EAD FGO high gain LTE omni antenna has been relaunched. Read more about this antenna on the blog., October 23, 2017 13:34:20 PCTNordic Semiconductor announces nRF52810 BLE SoCs now available in high volume for customers across the worldVolume production of Nordic Semiconductor nRF52810 SoC brings Bluetooth 5 to even the most cost sensitive, mass-market wireless devices. Read more on the blog., October 23, 2017 13:36:25 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: KRACK WPA2 Encryption Protocol Vulnerabilityhere has been significant press coverage regarding the KRACK attack on the WPA2 protocol used in most modern Wi-Fi systems. Read the blog to learn what you can do about it., October 22, 2017 16:31:09 PCTNew Product From Embedded Antenna Design: CLW LTE WiFi puck antennaThe new CLW LTE WiFi puck antenna is designed to offer concurrent 4G/LTE and WiFi communications in a single low profile antenna enclosure. Read more about this new product on the blog., October 22, 2017 13:46:07 PCTVIDEO: Why Is Symmetry Electronics Partner TDK-Micronas A Top Supplier in Automotives?Recently Global VP of Sales at TDK-Micronas visited Symmetry HQ in Los Angeles. We had a chance to learn more about all the innovations happening with TDK-Micronas products. Watch the video to learn more!, October 20, 2017 12:18:04 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: FPGAWhat is FPGA? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., October 20, 2017 13:43:23 PCTMultiTech Director of Marketing Joins LoRa Alliance As Marketing Co-ChairSara Brown, long-time IoT evangelist and Director of Marketing at MuliTech has been named by the LoRa Alliance to co-chair its Marketing Committee., October 19, 2017 12:05:26 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: 169 MHz ISM band antennas ? a reality check!Using the 169 MHz VHF frequency band, wireless technology can be deployed for longer range applications at relatively low power due to the low frequency of operation. Read the blog to learn more about the advantages of this frequency band., October 19, 2017 14:40:39 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: How To Secure Mobile PaymentsIncorporating mobile payments into wearable devices is desirable, but security is paramount. Read the blog to learn more about security with wireless payments., October 18, 2017 14:44:10 PCTSymmetry Electronics Supplier Lantronix Increases Presence Joining India's National Association of Software and Service CompaniesRead how Lantronix is bolstering its presence in Indian IoT market., October 18, 2017 10:18:50 PCTVIDEO: Track Temperature and Humidity with Silicon Labs SensorsIn this short demo Symmetry Electronics Application Engineer Tyler Wojciechowicz shows how to track climate with the Silicon Labs Si7021 temtemperature and humidity sensor., October 18, 2017 14:49:56 PCTHow MultiTech Is Transforming How Healthcare Is DeliveredRead the blog to learn about how MuliTech is transforming healthcare., October 17, 2017 14:57:21 PCTLPO Multiband MIMO Antenna Announced By Embedded Antenna DesignRead about the latest antenna from Embedded Antenna Design., October 17, 2017 12:32:02 PCTVIDEO From Digi International: Preparing for Wireless Design CertificationWhen building a wireless product, understanding and preparing for certification requirements can help optimize your design from the beginning so you can pass certifications. Read more to learn the key certifications you need as you plan your design., October 16, 2017 10:34:00 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: Active GPS Stub Antenna with Right Angle SMAThe unique?GPS-Stubby?from EAD is the only active GPS stub antenna with either SMA-Male straight or SMA-Male right angle. Learn more about this antenna on the blog!, October 16, 2017 15:01:06 PCTTelit Announces Certification of LTE Cat 1, Cat 4 VoLTE and LTE Cat 11 modules with AT and TLE910B1-NA, LE910B1-SA, LE910B4-NA offer choices for integrators between single-mode Cat 1 or dual-mode Cat 1 and Cat 4 with 2G fallback to implement Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in new and existing IoT devices. Read more on the blog., October 16, 2017 13:27:07 PCTVIDEO from MultiTech - Innovating for more than 45 yearsMultiTech?offers a variety of embedded devices, modems,?gateways and routers that address connectivity across a?variety of technologies including analog, Ethernet, cellular,?PAN and LPWA. Watch the video to learn more about MultiTech's latest innovations., October 15, 2017 10:01:47 PCTTrinamic Motion Control Announce TMCM-1633-CANopenTrinamic Motion Control announced the TMCM-1633-CANopen device. It is a 300-W BLDC servo controller module with sinusoidal commutation. Read the blog to learn more about the TMCM-1633-CANopen., October 15, 2017 15:02:30 PCTFrom Lantronix: Optimizing Satellite Installations Through Wireless IoT-Enabled Signal MetersRead this customer success story from Lantronix and how xPico was the solution., October 15, 2017 10:18:12 PCTTech 101 From Symmetry Electronics: Hall Effect SensorsWhat are Hall Switches? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., October 13, 2017 15:04:12 PCTVIDEO: What Is The Nordic Thingy:52?Check out this video where Symmetry Electronics Application Engineer Cobus Heukelman demos the new Nordic Thingy:52., October 13, 2017 12:06:30 PCTNew MIPI Alliance Group Collaborates with Automotive Industry Experts to Address Interface Specifications for Automotive ApplicationsBirds of a Feather Group Welcomes OEMs, Suppliers and Other Industry Experts to Provide Input into Current and Future MIPI Specifications for Use in Automotive Designs, October 12, 2017 15:08:42 PCTTelit and Husqvarna Collaborate on Robots for Urban Park Sustainability Program Telit?s end-to-end IoT solutions are enabling real-time sensor data from robotic lawnmowers that offers valuable insight into green-space environmental conditions and park maintenance. Read more on this exciting partnership., October 12, 2017 11:18:33 PCTMultiTech unveils 3GPP LTE Category M1 and NB-IoT cellular modems and devicesRead the blog to learn more about MultiTech's cellular modems and devices based on LTE Category M1 and NB-IoT technologies., October 11, 2017 15:15:27 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductors: Mesh networks explainedDig below the hype and you?ll discover there are real benefits to mesh networking. Learn more on the blog!, October 11, 2017 15:17:05 PCTGartner Reveals Top Predictions for IT Organizations and Users in 2018 and BeyondAnalysts Explore the Accelerating Pace of Technology Innovation at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017, October 1-5 in Orlando. Read the blog to get the predictions., October 10, 2017 15:32:32 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: A Modular Approach to Embedded Vision PrototypingHow do you maximize code reuse as you develop multiple prototypes? And how do you develop custom solutions without spending enormous amounts of time on wiring and setup? Learn more on the blog., October 10, 2017 15:34:31 PCTVIDEO: Work At SymmetrySymmetry Electronics is growing! Read the blog to learn where we are hiring and watch the video to learn more about our company culture., October 10, 2017 12:48:26 PCTIntegrated Motors: What Are They and What Do They Do?Many experts say we?re in the middle of an automation boom. All kinds of motors, but specifically integrated motors, are at the heart of this so-called automation boom. But what are they? And what do they do? Read more on the blog., October 9, 2017 15:37:07 PCTTelit Bluetooth Module Selected for 270 Vision BPMpro SensorBlueMod+SR delivers competitive advantage of first to market for 270 Vision?s BPMpro Mark 2 wearable sensor for remote patient monitoring. Class 1 Medical device streams post-surgery range-of-motion data. Read more on the blog., October 9, 2017 12:17:18 PCTFrom Embedded Antenna Design: Four Suggestions For Low Profile 4G LTE AntennasRoof and enclosure-mounted low profile 4G LTE antennas are in demand as the IoT bandwagon rolls on so here are 4 suggestions for permanent mount puck style antennas for your application. Read more on the blog!, October 9, 2017 15:38:12 PCTTelit Simplifies Migration to NB-IoT with New ModuleTelit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), has announced it is expanding its xL865 family of cost-optimized compact modules to include an LTE Cat NB1 series. Read more on the blog., October 8, 2017 14:30:23 PCTIoT Device Security: What Designers Need to Know - from Silicon LabsIf security isn?t addressed seriously by embedded designers, the vulnerabilities of connected products could significantly stall or halt IoT market growth. That being said, security is a serious priority, not an afterthought. Read more on the blog., October 8, 2017 15:40:49 PCTHelion IONOS Image Signal Processing IP Portfolio - From Lattice SemiconductorImage sensors come in a variety of forms and sizes, with different performance grades in terms of pixel granularity, signal-to-noise ratio, light sensitivity and color depth. Read more about Lattice image sensors on the blog., October 8, 2017 15:42:05 PCTDigi International Announces Two New Executive HiresNew Appointments Bring Proven Track Records of Growth and Innovation to IoT Marketplace Leader. Read more on the blog., October 5, 2017 15:29:30 PCTDenmark-based Poly-Control Aps employs Nordic Semiconductor Bluetooth Low Energy solution to create retrofit smart door lockThe Danalock V3 smart lock integrates Nordic's nRF52832 SoC allowing users to wirelessly control, share, and monitor their door lock via the companion smartphone app. Read more on the blog., October 5, 2017 15:44:31 PCTTrinamic Motion Control Attending Motek 2017 - October 9-12Symmetry partner Trinamic attending Motek Conference in Stutt, October 5, 2017 15:46:29 PCTLantronix Helps System Integrators Launch Custom Portals For Industrial IoT With New Software SolutionLantronix is launching new IoT software at this week's IoT Solutions World Congress to help industrial OEMs deploy and scale networks of connected devices and manage their lifecycles. Read more about Mach 10 on the blog., October 5, 2017 15:57:28 PCTThe Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Part 4The Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Industry predictions, trends and thoughts from experts at Symmetry Electronics., October 5, 2017 17:19:16 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? Antenna Design Can Happen In The EndIn this edition of Tech Fact or Fiction Symmetry Experts answer: Antenna Design Can Happen In The End. Read the blog to find out!, October 5, 2017 17:37:36 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Mobile payments technology explainedAfter a slow build-up, mobile payments are finally on the rise. At around $76 billion in 2016 and expected to reach $503 billion by 2020, mobile offers the biggest growth potential for payment technologies. Read more on the blog., October 4, 2017 16:00:15 PCTTelit Teams with Wind River to Accelerate Industrial IoT AdoptionTelit has announced it is collaborating with Wind River®, an Intel® company, to accelerate Industrial IoT (IIoT) adoption. Read more on the blog., October 4, 2017 10:18:56 PCTLantronix Announces Availability of First Multi-Dimensional Industrial IoT Global Device Management SolutionLantronix Launches First MACH10 Product Offering. Read more on the blog!, October 4, 2017 10:37:14 PCTMultiTech MultiConnect® xDot Long Range LoRa® Modules New Models Now Shipping Supporting the AS923 Channel PlanMultiTech announces the MultiConnect® xDot family of long range LoRa® modules with support for the AS923 channel plan for the Asia Pacific region. Read more on the blog!, October 4, 2017 16:05:20 PCTIntroducing The Symmetry Current - Top Tech News Delivered To Your InboxSymmetry Electronics is excited to announce the Symmetry Current! Read more about the newsletter and sign up!, October 4, 2017 11:41:13 PCTVIDEO: Interview with Executive Director of the Bluetooth SIGBluetooth connects millions of IoT nodes, but who are the people behind the standard, where did it come from, and where is it going? Watch this video and learn more., October 3, 2017 10:43:31 PCTTelit Simplifies Migration to NBIoT with New Module in the xL865 FamilyNL865B1-E1 LTE NB-IoT module is compatible with popular 2G and 3G xL865 family members. Square 24.4mm form factor in 48-pad QFN package is ideal for space and cost constrained devices. Read more on the blog., October 3, 2017 09:49:54 PCTLattice Semiconductor Embedded Vision Development Kit- Now $199 (Limited Time Offer)*Modular Platform for Embedded Vision Processing at the Edge. On sale! Read the blog to learn more and save., October 3, 2017 16:06:18 PCTDimOnOff Improves Intelligent Lighting with Digi Mesh Network and IoT SensorsIn order to make street lights more intelligent and connected, DimOnOff created a Centralized Adaptive Lighting System also known as Central Management System (CMS). Read more about this awesome new system on the blog!, October 2, 2017 16:07:24 PCTNew Bridging Capabilities Address Needs of Mobile-Influenced MarketsAdvances simplify integration of legacy, mobile components. Read more on the blog., October 2, 2017 16:09:46 PCTWhy a discrete solution favors gate driversThe integration model falls short for gate drivers used in switching circuits for power converters. Discrete semiconductors keep noise in check and place the driver close to the switch., October 2, 2017 10:07:05 PCTSign Up for Nimbelink's From The Roadshow Live Event In MinneapolisBrandon Hart, the host of NimbeLinks popular From the Workshop video series on IoT topics, will be presenting a live, hands-on IoT workshop on October 25th in Minneapolis MN at Utepils Brewing. To learn more and register read the blog!, October 1, 2017 16:13:43 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? I Should Use SoCs To Keep My Cost DownIn this edition of Tech Fact or Fiction Symmetry Experts answer: Should I use SoCs To Keep My Costs Down?, September 29, 2017 10:39:06 PCTThe Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Part 3The Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Industry predictions, trends and thoughts from experts at Symmetry Electronics., September 29, 2017 13:22:33 PCTSilicon Labs produces up to 12 any-frequency clocks from a single inputSilicon Labs has produced a clock tree on a chip with up to 12 outputs., September 28, 2017 16:20:04 PCTMultiTech Awarded 2017 Smart Grid Product of the Year AwardMultiConnect® DragonflyTM Honored for Exceptional Innovation, September 28, 2017 13:50:51 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Delivering the Industrys Best Jitter Performance and Power Efficiency on a Single ChipSilicon Labs has announce the new Si522xx chip. Read the blog to learn more!, September 28, 2017 13:58:48 PCTVIDEO from Nordic Semiconductor: nRF52840 running concurrent Thread and Bluetooth 5Check out this great demo from Nordic Semiconductor, showing how Thread works using a Thingy:52., September 27, 2017 11:10:53 PCTPCI Express Gen 4 Clocks from Silicon Labs Set New Performance Standard for Data Center and Consumer DesignsNew Si522xx PCIe Clock Family Delivers Industry-Leading Jitter Performance, Power Efficiency and Single-Chip Integration. Read more on the blog!, September 27, 2017 16:59:14 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Change is in the Air 60 GHz Infrastructure is Boosted by Regulatory ReformWhy are we not seeing 60 GHz nodes on every street corner? There are important changes coming in the regulations governing the use of the 60 GHz band which make this more likely in the near future. Read the blog to learn more., September 27, 2017 08:03:37 PCTLantronix Joins the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) as a Technology Partner to Drive Adoption of the Internet of Things in the Manufacturing IndustryLantronix Joins Automation Leaders to Accelerate Innovation, Development and Deployments of Factories of the Future, September 26, 2017 09:57:29 PCTMagnet Magic Using The HAL 2425 Sensor From TDK Micronas and Arduino UnoCheck out this demo using a HAL2425 Single-axis Sensor with Arduino Unofrom Symmetry Electronics Application Engineer Tyler Wojciechowicz., September 26, 2017 09:59:38 PCTVisit Silicon Labs at IoT Solutions World Congress - October 3-5 - BarcelonaGet an exclusive look at Silicon Labs' Bluetooth mesh products or to schedule a meeting with a Silicon Labs at IoT Solutions World Congress - October 3-5 - Barcelona, September 26, 2017 12:43:00 PCTNordic's nRF52840 multiprotocol SoC is now Thread certified and enables simultaneous Thread and Bluetooth 5 connectivity for the first timeNordics nRF52840 System-on-Chip (SoC) with 'Dynamic Multiprotocol' feature uniquely supports concurrent Thread and Bluetooth 5 wireless connectivity. Read more on the blog., September 26, 2017 08:11:57 PCTTelit Selected by VAIO for Industrys First 450 Mbps Mobile Data Enabled NotebooksTelits new LN94x M.2 mobile data card family supports LTE Cat 6, 9, and 11 to immediately address broad mobile computing OEM market needs, September 25, 2017 11:01:55 PCTFrom Lantronix: Five Problems with Using End of Life (EOL) Hardware in the Data CenterWhile each manufacturer defines its level of engagement during a products phase-out process, its important for IT administrators to enact a replacement plan to avoid the following five problems that could arise from the continued use of end-of-life., September 25, 2017 08:15:27 PCTSilicon Labs' Highly Integrated, Low-Power Clock ICs Simplify TimingSilicon Labs has introduced a new family of high-performance clock generators offering the industry's most highly integrated timing solution for 10/25/100G applications. Read more on the blog., September 25, 2017 12:25:09 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: EFM32 Voice Recognition Project Using Giant Gecko's LEDsCheck out this cool project from Silicon Labs using the EFM32., September 24, 2017 09:42:37 PCTDimOnOff Uses Digi XBee® to Bring New Life to City Streets with Smart Streetlight SolutionsCustomer story from Digi International: DimOnOff Uses Digi XBee® to Bring New Life to City Streets with Smart Streetlight Solutions, September 24, 2017 10:27:19 PCTIoT connected devices predicted to reach 7 billionNetwork incompatibility argument fades and applications will become the primary differentiator. LPWAN and short range wireless are being combined in smart cities, says ON World's research. Learn more in the blog!, September 24, 2017 10:28:42 PCTWhy Bluetooth 5 is Worth the UpgradeAccording to the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG), which oversees the development and licensing of Bluetooth technology, of the 13.9 billion wireless devices estimated to be shipped by 2020, one out of three will be Bluetooth-enabled., September 24, 2017 10:29:22 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - Timing 101: The Case of the Ouroboros ClockThis post goes over an interesting and curious clock chip feedback arrangement that comes up from time to time. Read the blog and learn more., September 21, 2017 10:35:59 PCTThe Top 5 Searches On Symmetry ElectronicsWhat are design engineers and customers searching for on Symmetry Electronics?, September 21, 2017 11:27:39 PCTWired or wireless technologies: The trade-off - From Nordic SemiconductorIndustrial and commercial environments are embracing wireless technologies which add value and new services. But cabled connections still have a vital part to play for big business., September 20, 2017 11:11:08 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? Selecting a new product for your design means you do all the researchIn this edition of Tech Fact or Fiction Symmetry Experts answer: Selecting a new product for your design requires you to dig through news articles, manufacturer featured parts, selector guides and datasheets, September 20, 2017 14:52:31 PCTThe Future of IoT and Semiconductors - Part 2The Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Industry predictions, trends and thoughts from experts at Symmetry Electronics., September 20, 2017 16:36:42 PCTIoT Hero Q-Free Moves Excess Traffic Off-Road by Helping People Park Faster - From Silicon LabsAmerican drivers spend 17 hours a year searching for parking and a whopping $20 billion annually in garage fees, parking tickets, and fuel burned while searching for a spot. Learn more about how IoT is aiming to solve this problem., September 19, 2017 11:15:04 PCTMultiTech Conduit Access Point for Indoor, High-Density LoRaWANTM Networks Now Available in North AmericaPopular in Europe, the MultiConnect® ConduitTM AP Access Point for LoRa® Technology Affordably Provides Deep in-Building Connectivity and Improved Service Levels for Network Operators and Enterprises., September 19, 2017 10:55:05 PCT5 New Features of the Next Generation of Digi XBee®Digi XBee Cellular has introduced three new variants to the lineup and announced the new features and upgrades of the module platform that combines global connectivity, built-in security, and design flexibility for Internet of Things (IoT) applications., September 18, 2017 11:16:28 PCTMultiTech Expands Security Options Through New Suite of Security ServicesMultiTech Partners with Device Authority and Asavie to deliver rock-solid and secure device-to-cloud connectivity, authentication and secure software-defined private networking for the Internet of Things, September 18, 2017 10:09:27 PCTPathPartner Announces the Availability of RTLS Kit Based on Decawave ChipPathPartner Technology Inc, a technology enabler for intelligent systems, is developing a complete RTLS solution package that includes Hardware, Software and Cloud solutions, based on Decawave DW1000 Ultra-Wideband (UWB) chip., September 18, 2017 11:17:09 PCTLoRa access point offers Yocto or Node-RED Linux development options - From MultiTechMultiTech has launched a rugged, Linux-driven MultiConnect Conduit AP LoRa access point with 8x LoRa uplinks, LTE, and optional mDot and xDot end points. Read more about these products on the blog!, September 17, 2017 08:47:36 PCTEthertronics Announces Groundbreaking 802.11ax Wi-Fi Active Steering(TM) SystemNew 802.11ax Wi-Fi Antenna System Solution for Access Points, Gateways and Client Devices Accelerate the Next Era of Wi-Fi with up to 2x Throughput, 2x Coverage with Easy Integration and Reduced BOM Cost. Read more on the blog., September 17, 2017 11:21:47 PCTSymmetry Electronics Announces International Flat Rate ShippingRead the blog to see new flat rate shipping rates all based on amount of order., September 15, 2017 11:22:08 PCTBlueBorne and the Importance of Software Upgradeable Security - From Silicon LabsA collection of Bluetooth vulnerabilities named BlueBorne has just been made public by the security research company Armis. Read more on the blog., September 14, 2017 09:21:00 PCTThe ultimate guide to maximizing your BLE and Bluetooth 5 data throughput - From Nordic SemiconductorHow do you optimize for maximum throughput in Bluetooth? How does it affect power consumption? Learn more in the blog!, September 14, 2017 11:29:11 PCTMultiTech Continues IoT Leadership in LPWA and SecurityOne of the longest-running companies in the connectivity business, MultiTech has stepped up their IoT leadership. Read more on the blog., September 14, 2017 09:42:25 PCTThe Future of IoT and Semiconductors - Part 1The Future of IoT and Semiconductors: Industry predictions, trends and thoughts from experts at Symmetry Electronics., September 14, 2017 16:01:44 PCTNordic-powered Bluetooth low energy development platform simplifies design of mesh wireless lighting control solutions for OEMsBased on Nordics nRF52832 SoC, the credit card-sized ICAST IoT Bridge from Shoreline IoT delivers an affordable, software-customizable and rapidly deployable IoT lighting solution. Read more on the blog., September 14, 2017 11:28:16 PCTFujitsu VR Heart Simulator Viewer to Be Utilized in University of Tokyo LectureFujitsu has announced that the University of Tokyo will use heart simulator viewers with stereoscopic displays compatible with virtual reality (VR) technology in an electrocardiogram lecture for third year students in the Faculty of Medicine., September 13, 2017 11:31:36 PCTTechnologies for a Driverless Future - from Lattice SemiconductorWhat technologies are changing the automotive industry? Read more in the blog!, September 13, 2017 16:27:23 PCTUsability of mobile payments - from Nordic SemiconductorAs cash transactions decline, mobile payments are the hot new FinTech. They can even be incorporated into smart devices, but users will only embrace them if theyre quick, secure, and simple to use., September 13, 2017 16:32:05 PCTTech Fact Or Fiction? Ask The Symmetry Electronics Experts!When you purchase a part from a distributor, your only point of technical support is through the manufacturer. Fact or Fiction?, September 13, 2017 15:44:54 PCTTelit Testing LTE Cat NB1 Modules for T-Mobiles Narrowband IoT NetworkModules expected to provide low-cost pricing and data connectivity in early 2018., September 12, 2017 11:48:40 PCTNimbeLink Demos LIVE LTE M-based Asset Trackers in States across America at MWC AmericasNimbeLinks Asset Tracking Solution devices will report live from locations across America over Verizons nationwide Cat M1 network at Mobile World Congress Americas in San Francisco., September 12, 2017 16:35:01 PCTMultiTech Unveils 3GPP LTE Category M1 and NB-IoT Cellular Modems and DevicesMultiTech Expands LPWA Offerings with Licensed Spectrum Technologies, Gives Customers the Broadest Choice of LPWA Wireless Connectivity Options on the Market, September 12, 2017 10:48:36 PCTBlink and MultiTech launch Swedish IoT networkThe Internet of Things is rapidly gaining momentum in Sweden. Learn more in the blog., September 11, 2017 09:27:30 PCTNew Miniaturized stepper driver module from Trinamic Motion ControlWith the TMCM-1210, Trinamic introduces the smallest member of the popular TMCM module family., September 11, 2017 10:58:39 PCTDigi XBee Cellular adds LTE Cat 1, Cat-M, and NB-IoT supportDigi International has released three new cellular modems in its XBee product family that individually support LTE Cat 1, LTE-M, and NB-IoT., September 10, 2017 09:30:07 PCTIrish internet of things firms set new standard for indoor GPS accuracyTaoglas and DecaWave team up to create ultra-precise, ultra-wideband antenna for the internet of things., September 10, 2017 09:31:52 PCTNimbeLink continues to expand offering of LTE Cat-M1 Modems for Internet of Things ApplicationsNimbeLink® announces the expansion of its embedded Skywire® Cat M1 modems for IoT applications for use on the Verizon and AT and T cellular networks., September 10, 2017 09:33:18 PCTMultiTech MultiConnect rCell 100 Series Router on Sale + Free SIM Card at Symmetry ElectronicsCertified and carrier approved 4G LTE cellular routers on sale at Symmetry Electronics!, September 8, 2017 12:13:32 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What Is Bluetooth Mesh?What is Bluetooth Mesh? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., September 8, 2017 09:36:05 PCTThe Top 5 Industry Sources To Follow for IoT and Semiconductor NewsCheck out these helpful sources to stay on top of the latest in semiconductors and IoT technology., September 8, 2017 23:51:52 PCTSilicon Labs' Magnetic Sensors Modernize Hall-Effect Switch and Position Sensing for the IoT EraSi72xx Hall-Effect Sensors Enhance Power Efficiency, Sensitivity, Ease of Use and Tamper Protection for Industrial, Consumer and Automotive Designs, September 7, 2017 09:16:24 PCTDevice Authority and MultiTech To Secure IoT GatewaysDevice Authority and MultiTech sign agreement to secure IoT gateways and cellular routers. Read more on the blog., September 7, 2017 09:37:24 PCTNew Product Announcement from Telit: Telit BL871E2-HITelit announces ultra-compact component optimized for efficiency and simplicity in end-device design, delivering reliable Bluetooth functionalities. Get more details on the blog., September 7, 2017 11:48:05 PCTFrom Nordic Communication - Wireless charging: Inside the technologyWireless charging is all the rage at technology shows, but device manufacturers have a clear choice to make between different methods. Here Nordic takes a look in detail at the choices., September 6, 2017 09:40:41 PCTSilicon Labs Collaborates with Microsoft to Accelerate Internet of Things SolutionsSilicon Labs has joined Microsoft Azure Certified for Internet of Things (IoT). Read more about what this means on the blog., September 6, 2017 09:57:31 PCTSuccess Stories from Trinamic: Upgrading BCN3Ds Sigma R17What do you do when the stepper motor driver is just not cutting it? In the case of BCN3D, you develop a completely new stepper motor module. Read the full story on the blog., September 5, 2017 10:01:42 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Building a Magnetic Alarm System for the Giant Gecko Series 1 STKCheck out this application of the Silicon Labs Giant Gecko and Hall Effect Magnetic Sensor (Si7210)., September 5, 2017 10:05:33 PCTThe Rise of Smart Cities - From ITProPortalIoT devices have the potential to revolutionize the way we live once they have been been integrated into the infrastructure of cities and towns., September 5, 2017 10:07:47 PCTFujitsu Bets On Connected Cow Technology To Transform Farms One by One - From Forbes.comThe pairing of technology with farming and agriculture continues to shape and drive the agricultural industry. From connected farms and soil-moisture sensors to autonomous tractors and livestock wearables, the industry is changing the way it farms., September 4, 2017 10:08:44 PCTFrom Digi International: From XBee Project to Life-Changing Robotic Limb ProductsRead about how Digi XBee is playing a role in the development of robotic limbs., September 4, 2017 11:35:38 PCTAxiomteks Transportation-Certified Embedded Computers: The Driving Force Behind Surveillance TechnologyCoupled with an experienced design services team and comprehensive suite of value-added services offered, Axiomtek can deliver effective end-to-end solutions and exceptional support to ease project development and management challenges., September 3, 2017 11:47:47 PCTTelit LTE module gets certification on AT and T - From DigitalLookTelit has announced that its ME910C1-NA module was the first Telit LTE Category M1 module to receive certification for operation on AT and T's LTE nationwide network., September 3, 2017 10:11:45 PCTDownload The New Antenna Selector Guide From Symmetry ElectronicsCheck out the brand new Antenna Selector Guide from Symmetry Electronics!, September 1, 2017 14:33:43 PCTVIDEO from MultiTech: MultiConnect® mDot(tm) and xDot(tm) using ARM mbed compilerCheck out this video from MultiTech demonstrating the ARM mbed online compiler to compile code for the MultiTech's MultiConnect® mDot(tm) and xDot (tm) LoRa endpoints., August 31, 2017 09:58:40 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Wireless Encrypted Voice Communication with the EFM32GG11Check out this project from Silicon Labs using the EFM32GG11 starter kit., August 31, 2017 10:15:37 PCTTop 5 Upcoming Tech EventsConvention season is right around the corner. Check out this list for the top 5., August 31, 2017 10:20:27 PCTThe Future of Medical Technology - Part 7: Ultra Wide Band ModulesRead the blog to learn more about how Ultra Wide Band (UWB) modules are changing medical technology., August 31, 2017 17:24:05 PCTCost-effective road to higher LTE speeds for OEMs and Tier 1s: Interview with TelitCheck out this informative interview with Yossi Moscovitz, CEO of Telit Automotive Solutions, on what makes the AT and T certified LE920A4 and LE940B6 best-in-class solutions for the connected car., August 30, 2017 11:47:31 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor - Bluetooth Mesh in lighting: What comes next?Mesh networking with Bluetooth has a bright future. By taking advantage of existing lighting systems you open the door to huge added value possibilities, both for your business and its customers. Read the latest from Nordic Semiconductor on the blog., August 30, 2017 10:26:46 PCTFrom Lantronix: Reducing Testing Cycles in Automotive ManufacturingCheck out this automotive manufacturing case study from Lantronix., August 30, 2017 10:30:49 PCTVIDEO: Bluetooth Mesh in Action - from Silicon LabsCheck out this video demonstration of controlling lighting with a smartphone and Bluetooth Mesh., August 29, 2017 09:56:52 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Leveraging Advantages of the Mobile Market for Embedded DesignsLearn more about Lattice Semiconductor's video bridging solution with Crosslink., August 29, 2017 10:34:11 PCTSilvertel lights the way in Energy Harvesting - Ag103 Energy HarvestingRead about how Silvertel is working towards renewable energy., August 29, 2017 10:37:36 PCTNimbelink IoT podcast is coming to a city near you!This unique workshop is designed for engineers interested in a practical Introduction to Cellular IoT Design and is for enterprise design engineers at all levels., August 28, 2017 10:42:28 PCTFrom Digi International: Tweeting Pet BowlCheck out this "pet" project from Digi International using Digi XBee., August 28, 2017 09:42:02 PCTFrom MultiTech: Analog Data Line Costs are Doubling and Line Quality is DecliningAnalog data line costs are projected to double over the next 12 months. At the same time, service levels are decreasing making it more difficult to justify using analog data lines for your connectivity option. Learn more on how MultiTech can help!, August 28, 2017 10:43:54 PCTVIDEO From Nimbelink: An Inside Look at M1DKBrandon talks to Kurt Larson, NimbeLink CEO about the M1 Development Kit features and advantages. Watch the video to learn more., August 27, 2017 10:30:30 PCTFrom Embedded Computing Designs - Interview with Silicon Labs CEO Tyson TuttleCheck out this interview with the CEO of Silicon Labs., August 27, 2017 11:24:42 PCTFrom Lantronix: What Makes the Industrial IoT Different from the rest of the IoT?Key differentiators between consumer IoT products and Industrial IoT solutions include higher levels of security, durability, and reliability., August 24, 2017 10:47:46 PCTVIDEO: Bluetooth Mesh and the Stack - from Silicon LabsA review of the Bluetooth mesh system architecture and the functions of the system layers., August 24, 2017 09:53:12 PCTThe Future of Medical Technology - Part 6: Optical SensorsRead the blog to learn more about how optical sensors are changing medical technology., August 24, 2017 10:28:02 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What Is Z-Wave?What is Z-Wave? Learn more in this Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., August 24, 2017 16:53:46 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: The promise of wireless meshMesh networking is inherently complex, but supporting technologies such as ANT and the forthcoming Bluetooth mesh promise to simplify implementation. Read more on the blog., August 23, 2017 10:49:53 PCTTelit Announces Worlds First Category 11 LTE Full Mini PCIe CardRead ,pre abpit Telits new industrial-grade LM940 Mini Card, the first in its class embedded with Qualcomm® Snapdragon X12 LTE Modem supporting download speeds of up to 600 Mbps., August 23, 2017 11:00:51 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Mesh networks in the smart homeRead the blog to learn more on how Mesh networks can benefit the smart home., August 22, 2017 11:19:39 PCTFrom Digi International: Four Critical Requirements for Intelligent Water ManagementRead the blog to learn four critical requirements to consider when upgrading to new technology and network management tools., August 22, 2017 11:20:45 PCTWireless Wednesday Development Kit Of The Week: Telit LTE CAT1 Dev Kit for Verizon On Sale!Best Selling Telit Dev Kit On Sale! Read the blog to learn more., August 22, 2017 12:51:29 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Dedicated IoT Lab prepares for consumer boomAs the Internet of Things (IoT) proliferates, Nordic Semiconductor dedicates a facility to creating innovation for the masses, August 21, 2017 11:22:30 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: ProtoBricks Brings LEGOs into the Digital Age with Gecko MCUsJoe Broms is the founder and CEO of newly-launched ProtoBricks, which makes it possible for users to build digital logic into LEGO designs. In this blog he shares a little about how he's bringing this vision to life., August 21, 2017 11:33:35 PCTTAIYO YUDEN Launches three Bluetooth® 5 modulesRead more about the 3 new Bluetooth modules from TAIYO YUDEN., August 21, 2017 11:32:32 PCTVIDEO from Telit: Dead Reckoning Evaluation Kit Installation DemoTelits vast array of state of the art GPS/GNSS products can enable applications in all key market segments from Automotive, Public Transport, Public Safety, Energy, Metering, Medical, Military to Consumer products including Wearables., August 20, 2017 11:10:39 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Estimate the Range of Your Wireless ApplicationSilicon Labs provides RF range calculators for customers to help estimate the actual range of their wireless applications. Read the blog to learn more!, August 20, 2017 11:38:25 PCTWireless EMV leader, AvaLAN Wireless, Provides Secure and Reliable Connections for Convience Plus EMV CRIND UpgradeRead this customer story from Avalan Wireless and how they helped a convenience store chain in New Hampshire., August 20, 2017 12:17:01 PCTHow Symmetry Saves Engineers Time With Custom Antenna KitsLearn how Symmetry can save design engineers time with custom antenna kits!, August 18, 2017 11:40:20 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What Is Thread?Learn more about the smart home technology, Thread., August 18, 2017 15:53:15 PCTSilicon Motion Has Four New 3D NVME SSD ControllersSilicon Motion displayed four new NVMe SSD controllers at Flash Memory Summit 2017. Read the blog to learn more about the new controllers available in 2018., August 17, 2017 10:10:09 PCTVIDEO from Nimbelink: Skywire Socket FlexibilityNimbelink answers questions like what's the functionality of each pin? What's their behavior like? And what other things to keep in mind as you design., August 17, 2017 10:52:30 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Things you should know about Bluetooth MeshRead more in this blog from Nordic Semiconductor which aims to answer: Is this technology right for my product?, August 17, 2017 11:42:07 PCTThe Future of Medical Technology Part 5: Wi-Fi ModulesRead how Wi-Fi is changing the future for medical technology., August 17, 2017 16:15:11 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor - Wireless charging: The race to marketWith proven wireless charging technologies available, whats stopping the widespread adoption of a wire-free world? Furniture manufacturers have a unique opportunity to lead the market., August 16, 2017 11:45:07 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Timing Gets SmartEthernet's ubiquity and the ever-decreasing cost of the hardware needed to support it, means it will continue to gain in popularity in these applications. Read more about how Ethernet is being adopted into data centers and wireless networks., August 16, 2017 11:59:19 PCTDigi International Ships Digi XBee SX 868 Sub-GHz Radio Module For EMEADelivers Superior Long Range Connectivity, Low-Power Operation, and Industry-Leading Interference Immunity for Industrial IoT Applications, August 15, 2017 12:00:13 PCTLearn more about the most powerful Wireless HDMI Extender in the market from AverlogicFull HD Video Processor, AL361, and H.264 Wireless Video Streaming SoC, AL361, are integrated into one of the most powerful Wireless HDMI Extender in the market., August 15, 2017 10:51:59 PCTMultiTechs Newest FaxFinder® Expands Carrier Options and Introduces Increased Flexibility for Sending and Receiving FaxesFaxFinder Lets Users Leverage Analog Infrastructure and Connect to etherFAX or SIP Provider., August 15, 2017 12:06:57 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Beacons go live at London's Gatwick AirportThe UKs second busiest airport has installed 2,000 Bluetooth beacons to help its passengers find their way around. Read more about how the technology works, and whats coming next., August 14, 2017 12:18:09 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Connectivity Not a Question of If, but HowSilicon Labs CMO Michele Grieshaber discusses how the decision to add connectivity shouldn't be taken lightly, and how the IoT can open up new avenues if learning and iteration is part of the product design process., August 14, 2017 16:33:31 PCTFrom Silicon Labs - Timing 101: The Case of the (Apparently) Jittery Jitter Attenuated ClockIn this blog from Silicon Labs, engineer Kevin Smith breaks down timing components and clock chips. Read more and learn!, August 13, 2017 16:39:26 PCTFujitsu Aims for Renewable Energy Usage of at Least 6% by Fiscal 2018Fujitsu publishes Fujitsu Group Environmental Report 2017, August 13, 2017 16:40:51 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is Zigbee?What is ZigBee? Find out in the latest Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., August 11, 2017 11:33:57 PCTWhy Silicon Labs Wins At TimingLearn about the wide range of timing products from Silicon Labs, August 11, 2017 16:44:46 PCTDigi Launches 3G Cellular Modem for Connected Solutions WorldwideDigi International has launched the new Digi XBee Cellular 3G Global Embedded Modem. Read the blog to learn more., August 10, 2017 16:45:35 PCTFrom Telit: 6 Edge Capabilities That Will Transform Your IoT PlatformIt's vital that organizations understand the technology requirements for enterprise IoT before choosing the right IoT platform for their business. Below, Telit discusses the 6 edge capabilities that you need to look for in an IoT platform., August 10, 2017 16:47:27 PCTCrossing to Safety Powered by MultiTechRead about how RTC Manufacturing used MultiTech's Cell 100 Series to make cross walks safer for children., August 9, 2017 16:48:03 PCTSilicon Motion Expands its portfolio of PCIe NVMe SSD controller solutions at the 2017 Flash Memory SummitNew turnkey controller solutions offer the broadest range of performance, cost and form factor for consumer and industrial/embedded applications, August 9, 2017 11:41:17 PCTWorld first Braille smart watch for the vision-impaired integrates Nordic Semiconductor Bluetooth low energy solutionNordics nRF52832 SoC allows the Dot Watch to display a users smartphone functions and real-time notifications in Braille rather than text or graphics, August 8, 2017 16:48:58 PCTWebinar from Silicon Labs: Selecting the Right Mesh Technology for Your Application - August 30In this webinar, Silicon Labs will compare different mesh networking protocols and discuss the criteria you should consider when selecting the right approach for your design, including the role of solution ecosystems and wireless security., August 8, 2017 16:51:00 PCTFrom Digi International: University of Minnesota Solar VehicleRead about how students from the University of Minnesota are using Digi XBee modules in their solar car project., August 8, 2017 16:53:23 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Introducing the Worlds Most Scalable Automotive Radio SolutionSilicon Labs recently introduced the industrys most scalable, flexible and cost-effective car radio solution for the global automotive infotainment market. Read more about their new portfolio of AM/FM tuners., August 7, 2017 16:56:18 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Open cellular standards will drive massive IoT uptakeSeveral technologies are vying for a slice of the LPWAN sector that will underpin the IoT, but only low power LTE promises to support rapid mass deployment., August 7, 2017 16:58:49 PCTRedpine Signals Launches Industrys First Multi-Protocol Wireless Solution for the Connected Car (V2X) MarketRedpine Signals has announced the automobile industrys most integrated, multi-protocol wireless solution with ultra- low power and a low cost designed to drive the emergence of the connected car. Read more about this exciting technology in the blog., August 7, 2017 11:42:04 PCTNordic Semiconductor release Bluetooth 5 pre-qualified, production-ready development solution for building Bluetooth 5 qualified productsUltra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA today announces the immediate availability of their production-ready Bluetooth 5 software solution for the nRF52832 SoC, The S132 v5.0 and nRF5 SDK v14.0., August 6, 2017 16:59:53 PCTFrom Telit: Why the Edge is Critical to Enterprise IoT SuccessAs industrial enterprises across the globe look for new ways to improve productivity and provide better service, many companies are adopting IoT solutions that allow them to increase productivity without compromising safety or security., August 6, 2017 17:00:37 PCTTMC names MultiTech a 2017 Communications Solutions Products of the Year Award WinnerMultiConnect® AEW Recognized for Exceptional Innovation, August 6, 2017 09:14:34 PCT3 Reasons To Get The Blue Gecko Bluetooth SoC from Silicon LabsAdd Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Connectivity To Your IoT Devices With An Energy-Efficient ARM® Cortex®-M4 Based Wireless SoC, August 4, 2017 14:09:58 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is LoRa?What is LoRa? Find out in the latest Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., August 4, 2017 10:41:44 PCTTelit invests in software and platform, developing connectivity technologies and strategic partnershipsOozi Cats, the chief executive officer and co-founder of Telit, talked to Ahmed Ali, a senior analyst at Analysys Mason, about Telits IoT vision, partnership strategy and opportunities within the IoT edge., August 3, 2017 17:01:38 PCTFrom Lantronix: IoT is Big Industrial is the BiggestHow will IoT change the industrial market? Read more from Lantronix VP Shahram Mehraban to find out how., August 3, 2017 17:02:21 PCTDigi XBee Cellular 3G Global Now Available Provides Unmatched Flexibility For Connected Solutions WorldwideProvides Industrys Fastest Path to 3G with 2G Fallback Connectivity; Digi XBee Footprint Allows Users to Choose Between 3G or 4G LTE Modem Depending on Region and Application, August 2, 2017 17:03:15 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Make music with interactive Bluetooth touchpadsMost people on the planet enjoy listening to music, but far, far fewer are able to make their own music. While learning an instrument like piano or guitar requires months or even years of study, could technology allow people to get started quickly?, August 2, 2017 17:19:12 PCTThe Future of Medical Technology Part 4: Bluetooth Low EnergyRead how Bluetooth is changing the future for medical technology., August 2, 2017 12:12:36 PCTFrom Telit: Make Money, Save Money, Stay CompliantCheck out this informative interview with Fred Yentz, CEO of Telit IoT Platforms, August 1, 2017 17:20:31 PCTNordic Semiconductor-powered repetitive gesture detection bracelet provides reminder of negative behavior and helps retrain users subconscious actionsKeen from HabitAware employs Nordics Bluetooth low energy nRF52832 multiprotocol SoC to deliver data on body-focused repetitive behaviors to smartphones and tablets., August 1, 2017 17:21:48 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Power Management 2.0In this 6 part series Lattice Semiconductor looks at the challenges of implementing an efficient power management architecture in todays complex circuit board designs., August 1, 2017 17:22:59 PCTFrom Digi International: How To Build Your Own Simple Garage Door SensorThis example will show you how to install a simple garage door monitor using the Digi XBee LTE Cat1 Development Kit, so you never have to worry if your garage door is left open., July 31, 2017 11:50:54 PCTINFOGRAPHIC From Silicon Labs: Bluetooth Mesh by the NumbersCheck out this cool infographic from Silicon Labs, July 31, 2017 12:11:37 PCTCheck Out The New Evaluation Board for the Ag201 From SilvertelThe Ag201 is an evaluation board for a single channel, 24W maximum output power LED driver module. Read more about this new product on the blog!, July 30, 2017 17:02:46 PCTHow Is MultiTech Providing Solutions For The Energy Industry?Read more about how MultiTech provides solutions for the energy industry., July 30, 2017 12:16:05 PCTSilicon Labs Webinar: Take Advantage of Bluetooth 5 - August 17thThis workshop is focused on exploring the new features and use cases of Bluetooth 5. Register to learn more!, July 30, 2017 11:21:20 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Latest Giant Gecko Brings New Levels of Performance to the Low-Power MCU MarketShrinking power budgets for IoT applications and a rising demand for more are driving the need for MCUs that can do as much as possible while in sleep mode. Read more about SiLabs' EFM32 Giant Gecko and how it solves speed and security problems for IoT., July 30, 2017 12:18:08 PCTFrom Telit: 3 Reasons Why DIY IoT Platform Projects FailThis posts from Telit discusses the top three reasons why DIY IoT platform projects fail and how an established IoT platform can help you avoid these roadblocks to achieve success with your IoT deployments., July 30, 2017 12:18:52 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) SecurityLearn about the soft cryptography block to secure sensor data targeted for IoT devices, July 27, 2017 11:16:55 PCTDigi XBee Ecosystem: Let Your Imagination Run WirelessWhether you are just learning about wireless communications and Digi XBee or you are an experienced developer, the Digi XBee Ecosystem has everything necessary to explore and create wireless connectivity. Read the blog to learn more about Digi XBee., July 27, 2017 11:19:09 PCTVIDEO: Si72xx Wheel Demo - from Silicon LabsSilicon Labs provides a wide array of magnetic sensing solutions for open/close or position detection. Watch this video to see a demo of the Si72xx., July 27, 2017 11:24:58 PCTSymmetry Electronics: Meet A Chip! Meet Sales Engineer Corrine DutkovichIt's time for Meet A Chip from Symmetry Electronics. Meet Sales Engineer Corrine Dutkovich!, July 27, 2017 17:37:47 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Security for smart homesSimplifying our lives and saving time is becoming increasingly important in the modern home. In the rush to connect everything, its important we dont forget to focus on the most vital piece of the puzzle: security., July 26, 2017 12:22:15 PCTVIDEO: EFM32 Giant Gecko Series 1 MCU and Starter Kit from Silicon LabsSilicon Labs SLSTK3701A enables you to quickly get started with the Giant Gecko Series 1 MCU., July 26, 2017 12:06:40 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is Bluetooth 5?What's Bluetooth 5? Find out in the latest Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., July 26, 2017 12:37:28 PCTWireless Wednesday Development Kit of the Week: Nordic Thingy:52Check out this week's Wireless Wednesday Dev Kit. The Nordic Thingy:52 is an easy to use development platform for IoT, designed to enable people who want to develop IoT product prototypes and demos without building HW or writing FW., July 26, 2017 16:25:35 PCTFrom Nimbelink - LTE Cat 1 vs. Cat M1: Choose the Right IoT Modem for the JobApplications on the Internet of Things (IoT) tend to be very different from those that the LTE network was originally built for., July 25, 2017 12:23:02 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Feature-Rich Giant Gecko Microcontrollers Help Developers Tackle Complex IoT ApplicationsThe new EFM32GG11 Giant Gecko MCU family offers the most advanced feature set available in the low-power MCU market, targeting smart metering, asset tracking, industrial/building automation, wearables and personal medical applications., July 25, 2017 09:54:31 PCTTelit IoT Innovation Summit - October 2, 2017 | Barcelona, SpainTelit IoT Innovation Summit attracts more than 700 key decision makers from across the entire Internet of Things ecosystem., July 25, 2017 10:16:53 PCTNew MultiConnect® Dragonfly 4G-LTE Cat 1 Embedded Cellular SoM's and Modems Now ShippingMultiTech has once again expanded its market leading portfolio of embedded cellular SoMs and modems announcing the availability of its first 4G-LTE Cat 1 models for the MultiConnect® Dragonfly family., July 25, 2017 10:41:36 PCTFrom Lantronix: Strengthening Enterprise Security Through Customized OOBM ApplicationsCould Lantronix provide a secure OOBM management solution that includes an advanced security feature tailored to the end users specifications?, July 24, 2017 12:24:10 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor - Machine Vision: Letting My Device See MeMachine Vision is the enabling technology thats fueling self-learning, decision making, and autonomous systems., July 24, 2017 12:28:49 PCTThe Future of Medical Technology - Part 3: Biometric SensorsIn this series, Symmetry Electronics will take a closer look at 7 different technologies, from cellular modules, to biometric sensors to Wi-Fi modules and more. This week focuses on biometric sensors., July 24, 2017 15:54:52 PCTFrom Digi International: How to Balance IoT Security for Embedded SolutionsWhen considering embedded IoT solutions, security is a balance between three parts that are often in tension: economic cost, benefit, and risk., July 23, 2017 11:09:55 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Introducing nRF5 SDK for MeshWhat is Bluetooth mesh?, July 23, 2017 12:33:46 PCTFrom Telit: IoT Platforms - Should You Build or Buy?Should you build your own IoT platform or pay for a platform service from an IoT provider?, July 23, 2017 12:34:25 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is GNSS?What's GNSS? Find out in the latest Tech 101 from Symmetry Electronics., July 21, 2017 12:27:47 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Security of connected medical devicesWhile security should always be on the list of product development considerations, it becomes more of a priority when the connected device has a direct impact on someones medical care. Read more about the security in IoT medical devices., July 20, 2017 12:39:15 PCTFrom Fujitsu: New AI system attempts to reduce risk of heatstrokeMajor corporations have introduced systems utilizing artificial intelligence and information technology to prevent heatstroke among employees, including construction workers., July 20, 2017 12:58:04 PCTMultiTech IoT Devices Showcase Power to Improve Yield and Efficiency in Farms Around the World at InfoAG ConferenceDemonstrations Highlight Extensive Cellular and LoRa® at Work Within Agricultural Scenarios. MultiTech Experts Speak out on Panels and Workshops on LPWA and Moving Quickly from Prototype to Production., July 20, 2017 12:39:48 PCTNordic Semiconductor Bluetooth low energy solution supports world first directed illumination smart pendant lampThe Luke Roberts Smart Lamp integrates Nordics nRF52832 SoC allowing iOS or Android smartphone or tablet users to direct light to any part of the room, change lamp color, and set room ambience, July 19, 2017 13:36:54 PCTSilicon Labs' Bluetooth Mesh Solution Helps IoT Developers Cut Time to Market by Six MonthsMesh Networking Pioneer Extends Leadership with New Software Tools, Expands Revenue Opportunities for Industrial and Smart Home Markets, July 19, 2017 13:37:54 PCTTTI Makes a Billion Dollar Bet With Symmetry Electronics AcquisitionCan TTI replicate its success in taking Mouser from $50M to $1.034B in sales? Michael Knight, TTI Senior VP, Americas thinks so., July 19, 2017 13:40:21 PCTJoin Symmetry Partners At The Flash Memory Summit - August 8-10, Santa Clara, CAThe Flash Memory Summit is the only place where you will hear the people making these products happen. Network with companies and people that will create the next generation of hardware and software., July 18, 2017 13:41:36 PCTFrom Lantronix: Why Every OEM Developing an Industrial IoT Solution Should Use Wireless ModulesFor industrial OEMs, delivering a connected IoT solution can deliver substantial benefits including reduced device support and maintenance costs, enhanced customer engagement and satisfaction, a differentiated product and potentially a new business model., July 18, 2017 13:42:31 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: The Bluetooth 5 trade-offWith faster speed, longer range and higher bandwidth, Bluetooth 5 might seem like the perfect communications method. Yet with a close look, we can see that although Bluetooth offers important benefits, its not all things to all people., July 17, 2017 13:43:51 PCTFrom Trinamic: TMC4670 - World's most refined FOC servo controller on a chipMinimize the development time of your precise, efficient and reliable servo drives to a minimum., July 17, 2017 13:44:44 PCTDigi International: WiseConn Brings New Efficiencies to Agriculture with Precise IrrigationRead this fascinating customer story from Digi International and how Digi XBee Pro was the solution., July 16, 2017 17:18:31 PCTSilicon Labs Senior Marketing Manager Opens AMA on SiLabs ForumHere's your chance to ask Silicon Labs' Marketing Manager anything about their amazing Bluetooth products., July 16, 2017 17:08:59 PCTFrom Telit: IoT Data Plans: Top 10 Things to Look for When Choosing a ProviderCheck out this outstanding list from our partners at Telit., July 13, 2017 13:49:44 PCTWEBINAR from Silicon Labs: 5 Clock Tree Design TechniquesAs new designs adopt FPGAs, SoCs, ASICs, and CPUs with higher speed SerDes, its becoming increasingly important to understand the impact of reference timing on overall system performance., July 13, 2017 13:50:24 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is Cat-M1?Whats all the fuss about Cat-M1? What does it mean for Symmetry Customers and Design Engineers? Find out in the latest Tech 101 from Symmetry., July 13, 2017 12:55:45 PCTDigi International Ships ConnectCore 6UL SBC ProPowerful Single Board Computer Provides Unparalleled Design Flexibility, July 12, 2017 13:52:52 PCTTrinamic Motion Control launches series of optical encoders optimized for stepper motorsTrinamic Motion Control presents a new family of optical rotary encoders optimized for stepper motor servos., July 12, 2017 09:57:34 PCTMultiTech rCell Routers On Sale At Symmetry ElectronicsSymmetry Electronics offers discounts on MultiTechs rCell 100 series of cellular routers., July 12, 2017 14:54:47 PCTDigi International's i.MX6 UL based Pico-ITX SBC is a wireless wonderDigis rugged ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro runs Linux on an i.MX6 UL with dual Ethernet, WiFi-ac, BT 4.2, NFC, mini-PCIe, and a Digi Xbee socket., July 11, 2017 13:54:50 PCTNordic Bluetooth low energy-powered safe driving device deters dangerous driving practices and provides incident reports to company fleet operatorsSAFE METER from Optex employs Nordics nRF51822 SoC to wirelessly download driver travel logs to the users iOS- or Android-compatible smartphone or tablet, July 11, 2017 13:57:24 PCTFrom Averlogic: Meet our new Wireless and Mobile Smart Home Video Security Turnkey SolutionAverlogic provides you a unique smart home video security turnkey solution. Up to 4 mobile wireless video cameras that require zero setup, just plug and play., July 11, 2017 14:01:15 PCTSilicon Labs CEO Plots Slow, Steady IoT StrategyCheck out this in-depth conversation with SiLabs CEO, Tyson Tuttle from EE Times., July 10, 2017 14:48:11 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: Nordic Thingy:52 node.js/Raspberry Pi demosNordic's brilliant apps engineers continue to play around with the newly-launched Nordic Thingy:52. This time, they have prepared a few Javascript demos using node.js and a Raspberry Pi., July 10, 2017 09:40:41 PCTFrom Digi International: Digi XBee RF Modules Enable Loadstar Sensors to Create StockVUE Wireless Inventory ManagementCheck out this customer story from Digi International and how Digi's XBee Cellular helped solve Loadstar's hardware/software inventory tracking issues., July 10, 2017 14:50:57 PCTTTI Announces Acquisition Of Symmetry Electronics Which Is Great News For Symmetry Customers And Design EngineersSymmetry Electronics acquired by TTI, Inc. which means shorter lead times, faster shipping on orders and even more flexibility in solving problems for design engineers. Read more about the first week with new Symmetry owners., July 9, 2017 17:22:37 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: The IoT requires upgradable securityAs billions of IoT devices unleash billions of dollars in economic value, the tremendous potential of the IoT is also attracting malicious adversaries and attackers., July 9, 2017 14:54:45 PCTNordic nRF52832 SoC-powered development board offers easy development and faster prototyping of Bluetooth low energy and NFC applicationsThe open source Bluey development board offers a range of sensors, power options, and features a built-in NFC antenna, and is designed for users with limited RF design expertise, July 9, 2017 14:55:24 PCTFrom MultiTech: IoT Prototype to Production WorkshopThis workshop guides programmers and tech professionals on how to crowdsource libraries for sensors and peripherals using a cloud-based IDE., July 7, 2017 11:56:25 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Wireless Gecko SoC Portfolio Supports Full Bluetooth 5 Connectivity and Expands Memory OptionsNew EFR32xG13 SoCs Offer 512 kB Flash and a Higher Performance PHY for Longer Bluetooth Range, July 6, 2017 14:56:01 PCTFrom Lattice Semiconductor: Implementation of Artificial Neural Networks at the EdgeHow can designers bring the advantages of artificial intelligence (AI), neural networks and machine learning to resource-constrained, power-optimized network edge devices?, July 6, 2017 14:56:31 PCTTech 101 from Symmetry Electronics: What is IoT?Symmetry Electronics is excited to launch a new series named: Tech 101. Each post in the series will cover an electronic or wireless term or industry related terminology. Starting the series by answering: What is IoT?, July 6, 2017 11:04:30 PCTTTI, Inc. Acquires Symmetry ElectronicsTTI, Inc. today announced the acquisition of Symmetry Electronics, a privately held semiconductor component distributor headquartered in Hawthorne, California., July 5, 2017 15:39:27 PCTFrom Nordic Semiconductor: An introduction to wireless chargingWireless charging provides a convenient, safe, and reliable way to keep smart devices at home, in the workplace and in industry powered and ready to use. Heres what you need to know., July 5, 2017 15:21:53 PCTFrom Silicon Labs: Breathing Easy with IoT Hero Propeller HealthSilicon Labs chats with Greg Tracy, co-founder and CTO of Propeller Health. A player in the healthcare space from Wisconsin, Propeller Health has been focused on leveraging cutting-edge technology to help asthma and COPD patients., July 4, 2017 15:23:06 PCTFrom Lantronix: Four Powers of an IT Superhero - No Cape RequiredTo be an IT Superhero, you dont need to be bitten by a radioactive arachnid, volunteer for a secret government experiment or have the resources of an eccentric billionaire., July 4, 2017 15:46:09 PCTFujitsu wins top honors for infrastructure utility servicesFujitsu has been recognized as the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing (DCO) and Infrastructure Utility Services (IUS) leader in Europe., July 3, 2017 16:11:52 PCTFrom Digi International: ActivityBot RobotUsing Digi XBee Cellular modules, the Parallax ActivityBot robot can be controlled using SMS message on any mobile device from anywhere in the world., July 3, 2017 16:20:51 PCTThe 7 Most Popular Symmetry Electronics Blog PostsSymmetry creates a lot of content to keep customers and design engineers informed on all things IoT, wireless and video/audio. Here are our 7 most popular blogs., July 2, 2017 16:23:15 PCTTelit and OT-Morpho Partner for Opportunities in the New Era of Device Provisioning on a Global Scale for the Internet of ThingsTelit, together with OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification, has announce that the companies are partnering together to solve the challenges facing the mass adoption of IoT via todays traditional deployment methodology., July 2, 2017 10:08:40 PCT