Electronic Products & Technology

Embedded Systems

September 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

Immersed Conference to demonstrate viability of VR / AR / MR / 3D markets

Toronto-based immersive technology event presents industry leading speakers
September 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Facebook unveils major AI commitment to CIFAR

Facebook announced a major investment with CIFAR, a result of the Institute’s leadership in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). The US$2.625 million investment over five years will continue Facebook’s support of CIFAR’s Learning in Machines & Brains program and…
September 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

Mouser signs disty deal with Basler, offers maker-ready Bluefruit

Mouser Electronics Inc. has reached a global distribution partnership with Basler, a leading global manufacturer of high-quality digital cameras and lenses. The company’s embedded vision products combine the latest chip and software developments with industrial machine-vision technology for cost-effective board-level…
September 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

MyndTec garners investment towards MyndMove Therapy

Award-winning medical technology OEM MyndTec, Mississauga ON, has received $510(k) clearance to market its landmark product MyndMove.  MyndTec is a pioneer in the treatment of arm and hand paralysis caused by stroke or spinal cord injury.  “This is a major…
September 12, 2017 by Kim Rowe, CEO and founder of RoweBots Ltd.

Speed the development of wearable devices with a solid, targeted platform

The IoT world is expanding on all fronts, including the demand for wearable devices for a range of consumer needs and also for medical devices that can free wearers from home confinement. A targeted MCU/RTOS combination with the proper features can speed development for successful designs.
September 3, 2017 by Stephen Law

Worldwide wearable device sales to grow 17% this year

Gartner says sales of Smartwatches to total 41.5 million units in 2017
August 30, 2017 by Stephen Law

Torc Robotics, NXP partner on self-driving car technology

In an effort to accelerate commercialization of its self-driving car technology, Torc Robotics has partnered with NXP Semiconductors to integrate next-generation radar into its self-driving vehicle fleet. NXP is the world’s largest chip supplier to the automotive industry. “For over…
August 23, 2017 by Stephen Law

Integrated cellular + WiFi protocol verification solution tests simultaneously

KEYSIGHT  T5510S Cellular + WiFi Emulation System is a powerful, flexible platform enabled by the combination of Keysight’s UXM network emulator and the Ixia Solutions Group’s Wave Test System and supports simultaneous cellular and WiFi testing. The test platform covers…
August 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Single-board computers 10x faster than Raspberry Pi 3

UDOO X86 single-board, open source computer combines the power of a PC with prototyping capabilities of the Arduino 101 and boasts 10 times faster execution time than the Raspberry Pi 3. Product users can run a broad range of software,…
August 20, 2017 by Stephen Law

Rugged single board computer suits industrial applications

WINSYSTEMS EPX-C414 EPIC Industrial INTEL E3845/E3825 Single Board Computer uses Intel’s Bay Trail E3845 or E3825 processor. Unit’s rugged design and extended operational temperature makes it suitable for industrial applications. Product includes an Intel graphics engine, as well as PC/104…
August 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

Next-gen in-circuit debugger boosts speed, flexibility

MICROCHIP MPLAB ICD 4 in-circuit programming and debugging development tool for firm’s PIC microcontroller (MCU) and dsPIC digital signal controller portfolios includes all the features of the popular MPLAB ICD 3 tool while adding increased speed through a faster processor…
August 5, 2017 by Stephen Law

Industrial grade panel PCs, monitors increase flexibility

KONTRON FlatClient and FlatView series of robust, industrial grade Panel PCs and monitors provide maximum flexibility, available in numerous versions and display sizes from 10.1-inch up to 23.8-inch in either widescreen aspect ratios of 16:9 or 16:10 and standard aspect…