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September 20, 2017 by Stephen Law

6UL system-on-module supports Android things

MURATA SprIoT 6UL is a Wireless IoT SOM (System-On-Module) based on NXP i.MX6 UL high performance application processor and Cypress 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi b/g/n and Bluetooth combo solution. Device supports Google Android Things software platform or Linux based solution. Product…
News
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…
News
September 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

10 Canadian tech firms selected for Lazaridis scale-up program

The Lazaridis Institute at Wilfrid Laurier University has selected Canada’s 10 most promising technology companies to participate in the next cohort of the Lazaridis Scale-Up Program. This innovative program, now in its second year, provides high-potential firms personalized mentorship and…
Feature
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.
News
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…
News
August 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Avnet acquires Dragon Innovation

Simplifies the hardware path from prototype through to volume production
News
August 20, 2017 by Stephen Law

Sierra Wireless to merge with Numerex

Merger will provide Numerex with an expanded ability to serve its customers through a combined company with a worldwide presence, scale and experience
News
August 18, 2017 by Stephen Law

eStruxture to expand Montréal data center

eStruxture Data Centers Inc., a network and cloud-neutral data center operator based in Montréal, announced that it has begun an expansion project of their downtown Montréal facility. Once complete, the expansion will add another 3MW of power capacity while nearly…
News
August 2, 2017 by Cheryl Critchley, University of Melbourne

Gel technology could see electronic devices ‘heal’ themselves

A new 3D printed gel that can heal like living tissue, and change form in response to environments, has myriad applications from fixing cracked phone screens to adaptive camouflage
News
July 29, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

IoT dev board partnership aimed at makers, engineers

With the aim of supporting rapid prototyping and IoT development efforts of makers and engineers, IoT solutions provider myDevices recently partnered with SparkFun Electronics, global leader in open-source hardware. With 30.7 billion connected devices in use by 2020 (as estimated…
News
July 27, 2017 by Stephen Law

2017 tech growth exceeds expectations

Industry revenue to reach record levels as emerging categories soar, says CTA
Video
July 25, 2017 by Stephen Law

Driving Dreams Conference on IoT, AI, Big Data

Arrow Electronics and the RIC Centre recently hosted electronic designers at its Driving Dreams conference at the University of Toronto Mississauga campus, providing a venue for those seeking to break ground on future innovation.