Electronic Products & Technology

October 19, 2017 by Stephen Law

Passive component design kit serves IoT applications

AVX Passive Components for the Internet of Things Design Kit (Part Number: KIT-IOT) is comprised of a broad sampling of passive components suitable for use in the three primary IoT device networks — input voltage filtering and decoupling networks, timing…
September 16, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Dorigo and Streamline Transportation disrupt fleet biz with IoT innovation

BC-based firms design and manufacture Navilink Vehicle Controller
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.
July 18, 2017 by Matt Smith, head of Engineering, Colorado offices, Cortet by CEL

Understanding IoT acronyms and how to compare them

As the Internet of Things (IoT) industry continues to expand, new information on emerging best practices, technical specifications and design considerations continues to flood the market. The purpose of this article is to help you navigate through the deluge of…
May 30, 2017 by John Aymes, TCH Hardware

What is the future for IoT and industrial medical equipment?

The Internet of Things (IoT) has made huge strides over the past half decade. While it may have started with smart watches and basic fitness trackers, the IoT has spread to all corners of the technology industry. Just last year,…
May 2, 2017 by Alan Grau, president and cofounder, Icon Labs

CIA exploits of IoT devices, What lessons can we learn?

Recent WikiLeak documents allege that the CIA developed, or sought to develop, or even ‘borrowed,’ cyberattack technology that could target a wide range of IoT devices, including smart TVs, connected cars and mobile phones. In the case of smart TVs…
April 28, 2017 by Stephen Law

IoT-focused Wi-Fi network processor features ARM Cortex-M3 MCU

TEXAS INSTRUMENTS CC3120 SimpleLink Wi-Fi network processor and Internet-on-a chip device is comprised of a wireless network processor and power management subsystems, features a dedicated ARM Cortex-M3 microcontroller. Device allows for optimal network flexibility and maximum connectivity for Internet of…
April 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

Single-board computer serves as foundation for makers

Tinker Board single-board computer (SBC) serves as a foundation for makers, hobbyists, educators and electronic DIY enthusiasts to develop and build low-cost, great-performing computers. Product provides class-leading performance, robust multimedia support, IoT connectivity, enhanced DIY design and compatibility with a…
April 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

3G/4G LTE Gateway solution provides Cloud connectivity for wireless IoT

RADIOCRAFTS FX30 expansion boards provide Cloud connection solution for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, connecting low power radio sensor networks to Cloud services. Device makes up a complete gateway together with the small, rugged and programmable 3G/4G LTE cellular modem…
April 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Dev kit enable accelerates Cloud-based IoT designs

ON SEMICONDUCTOR IoT Development Kit (IDK) encompasses both hardware and software elements, presenting a configurable platform that enables engineers to evaluate, develop and release to market highly differentiated IoT systems in the shortest possible timeframes. With its unique modular construction,…
April 12, 2017 by Stephen Law

Ready-to-teach IoT courseware delivers real-world experiences

KEYSIGHT TECHNOLOGIES U3800 Series Internet of Things (IoT) applied courseware includes ready-to-teach materials focused on practical IoT design and test techniques. Courseware was developed as a resource for educators with a goal of ensuring students are well-prepared to meet the…
March 24, 2017 by Stephen Law

Hardware cryptography-enabled microcontroller streamlines security implementation

MICROCHIP CEC1702 hardware cryptography-enabled microcontroller addresses the increasing need for security measures, such as secure boot, driven by the continual growth of Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The full-featured ARM Cortex-M4-based device is low-power but powerful, programmable 32-bit microcontroller that provides…