Electronic Products & Technology



Feature
May 6, 2019 by Alex Mitchell, freelance writer and marketing manager @ VPNpro

Identifying the biggest IoT vulnerabilities

The fact that billions upon billions of devices are becoming connected to the IoT every day makes user security a serious issue on many levels
News
May 5, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Activity fluctuates in IoT projects, deals

The fortunes within Internet of Things sector bounce around during 2014-2018, according to analysis by GlobalData
Feature
April 23, 2019 by Cliff Ortmeyer, global head of technology product marketing and solutions development, Newark

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
Feature
April 17, 2019 by Anders Jansson, CTO at JonDeTech Sensors AB, a Swedish IR sensor manufacturer

How new sensor technology opens up for smarter presence detection

New sensor technology can bring about new and more efficient presence detection in, for example, the construction and real estate sector. The solution is a small, inexpensive, battery-powered and IoT-caged sensor that will also be able to be connected very…
News
April 11, 2019 by Stephen Law

Sigfox Canada unveils coast-to-coast IoT network

Sigfox Canada, the Canadian network operator for the Sigfox Global IoT Network, has launched the country’s first national low-bandwidth, Internet of Things (IoT) network. Sigfox Canada is leveraging a low-power wide area network (LPWAN) technology through an ecosystem of over…
News
April 7, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

LoRa Alliance, DLMS group to bring IoT to utilities

Organizations jointly developing DLMS-over-LoRaWAN to support smart metering use cases
News
March 29, 2019 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press

Canadian tech group seeks to accelerate development of secure ‘internet of things’

IoT can include consumer devices such as wearable fitness trackers or industrial applications such as vast arrays of sensors that monitor anything from highway traffic to agricultural crops
News
March 4, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

LTE-M connectivity provides AI and security at the edge

Avnet launches solution that combines its SmartEdge Agile IoT device with Octonion’s Brainium software platform and Sequans’ Monarch chipset to enable plug and play connectivity solutions for IoT
Product
February 25, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Combined test solution serves NB-IoT and Bluetooth

ROHDE & SCHWARZ  CMW290 IoT radio communication testers for RF and functional testing of both transmission methods. Product allows parallel testing of cellular and non-cellular transmissions. Tester supports all current mobile communication standards plus all Bluetooth RF tests, including Bluetooth…
News
February 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

Sidewalk Toronto faces growing opposition, calls to cancel project

Plans for a high tech Toronto community led by an Alphabet Inc.-backed entity should be scrapped, say politicians and prominent Canadian business and technology leaders. In the wake of a leaked report last week that revealed Sidewalk Labs’ interest in…
News
February 18, 2019 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Sidewalk Labs CEO responds to criticism around tax and transit plans

Sidewalk Labs’s chief executive officer says it’s too “premature” to abandon any ideas it unveiled Thursday for a high-tech Toronto community it hopes to build, despite the concepts being met with fierce criticism.  In an interview with The Canadian Press,…
News
February 17, 2019 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Sidewalk wants cut of property taxes, development fees for Quayside project

Sidewalk Labs is plotting to expand its proposal for a high-tech Toronto community by funding transit and underground infrastructure and trying to snatch up a portion of development fees and property taxes typically funneled towards the city.  The Alphabet Inc.-backed…