Electronic Products & Technology


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Automation / Robotics


News
June 14, 2019 by Christopher Bodeen, The Associated Press, Hong Kong

Hong Kong protesters wary of Chinese surveillance technology

Chinese authorities have also begun deploying a new surveillance tool that uses people's body shapes and how they walk to identify them, even when their faces are hidden from cameras
News
June 12, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

UBC launches Canada’s first graduate blockchain training path

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is launching Canada’s first blockchain and distributed ledger technology training path for graduate students. The initiative aims to build capacity for existing master’s and PhD students in this area and help scale Canada’s blockchain…
Feature
June 11, 2019 by Cliff Ortmeyer, global head of technology product marketing and solutions development, Newark

10 Tips for improving IoT design success

From wearable tech and home automation gadgets to intelligent industrial sensors, there are a number of design pitfalls awaiting the unwary design engineer
News
June 11, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Majority of Canadian workers disregard impact of AI, automation on their job

Futurists and staffing experts predict skills gap, according to new report by Robert Half
News
June 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

LoRa Alliance expands device certification program

New LoRaWAN certification test tool pretests devices, ensures quality of millions of connected IoT devices
News
June 8, 2019 by Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Venture capitalist Roger McNamee calls for end to Sidewalk Labs development

Project's backer voices concerns that the quantity of data collected will be unprecedented, as will be the potential for abuse
Video
June 7, 2019 by Stephen Law

CPES2019 Conference – Bromont QC

Printable, Flexible, Wearable Electronics Symposium CPES2019 symposium was held in Bromont Quebec, serving as a meeting ground dedicated to printed electronics (PE) technology developers, industrial companies and end-users. More than 150 members gathered to discuss how they can collectively overcome…
News
June 7, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

COAST Autonomous chooses LeddarTech’s Cocoon LiDAR

Quebec City-based LeddarTech’s solid-state LiDAR technology will serve Coast's self-driving vehicles designed for campus and urban environments
News
June 5, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Allied adds cobots to its automation portfolio

Allied Electronics & Automation, Fort Worth TX, has expanded into the newest category of automation, control and robotics products with the recent addition of Omron’s TM Series of Collaborative Robot (Cobot) to its portfolio. “We are excited to offer our…
News
June 4, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH Show coming to Vancouver next week

Keynote address by Innovate BC leader at 9am will detail specific growth areas in Vancouver's tech sector, underscoring the region's draw as a significant tech hub
Feature
May 28, 2019 by Alistair Fulton, vice-president and general manager, wireless & sensing product group at Semtech

5G vs LoRa: Inside the city of Calgary

The United Nations estimates that 68% of the world’s population will live in an urban setting by 2050. As more residents move to city locations, government officials continue to adopt new smart solutions to better manage services improve quality of…
News
May 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Montreal AI firm launches advanced platform

Stradigi AI unveils artificial intelligence platform called Kepler, appoints will.i.am as AI advisor, bias and ethics