Highlights

5G’s biggest challenges for communications service providers

5G, the fifth generation of wireless telecommunications, is making its debut across the globe. Communication Service Providers (CSPs) are in a race to be the...

How to secure IoT connectivity and onboarding without writing code

Security breaches where private files and personal data are stolen has sadly become commonplace in today's digital age.  Even more terrifying are the security breaches...

Industry and crowdsource engineering efforts arise against COVID-19

Since the complete genome sequence for COVID-19 was first published as NCBI GenBank MN908947 by Chinese scientists in early January of this year, COVID-19 genome...

Addressing PCB design concerns

Proper printed circuit board (PCB) design is critical to the ability to produce electronics prototypes that are both operationally and commercially efficient. This is particularly...

The key technologies moving us closer to driverless mobility

Fully autonomous vehicles might not be ready soon, but a number of advancements and industry changes are propelling us closer to the driverless dream. From...

Design

How to secure IoT connectivity and onboarding without writing code

Service bolsters security of digital car keys

EDINBURGH, Scotland — Now that apps on smartphones have become the mother of all digital commerce, companies are feverishly rolling out app-based products and services...

IAR adds Renesas MCUs to certified functional safety toolchain

IAR Systems has introduced new updated versions of the functional safety edition of its integrated development environment (IDE). The updated versions support Renesas’ RX and...

MCUs use PUF tech to fill private key security gap

More IC vendors are beginning to explore a device-level technology approach for safeguarding data called physically unclonable function, or PUF. Though silicon production processes are...

Development

Going faster and further with Fieldbus

How emerging technologies and better communication are transforming printed circuit board assembly

Lean manufacturing’s value is all about reducing waste. It’s based on the idea that if you’re not fully and efficiently taking advantage of all your...

Low-cost dev kits speed LoRaWAN development

STMicroelectronics has released two $99 LoRa development packs, leveraging the company’s STM32 Nucleo evaluation boards, that can be used by large corporations, smaller companies, independent...

IoT device security: A path to standardization

Setting up an IoT device is a crucial step. If we take the case of a consumer product, this process is expected to be done...

News Coverage: Embedded World 2020

Hardware

5G’s biggest challenges for communications service providers

Dev kits support Azure RTOS

Microprocessor (MPU) and microcontroller (MCU) manufacturers, including Renesas and NXP, are extending their support for Microsoft Azure real-time operating system (RTOS), enabling easier integration and...

Edge AI chip forgoes multiply-accumulate array to reach 55 TOPS/W

A silicon valley startup claims it has reinvented the mathematics of neural networks and has produced a complementary edge AI chip, already sampling, which does...

Embedded sensors are key to smart mobility growth

With mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) considered a key element of smart mobility, the one big factor that will be critical to growth is robotic vehicle technology, which...

Software

Don’t let baggage hinder innovation: RISC-V lets us start with a clean slate

Dev kits support Azure RTOS

Microprocessor (MPU) and microcontroller (MCU) manufacturers, including Renesas and NXP, are extending their support for Microsoft Azure real-time operating system (RTOS), enabling easier integration and...

IAR adds Renesas MCUs to certified functional safety toolchain

IAR Systems has introduced new updated versions of the functional safety edition of its integrated development environment (IDE). The updated versions support Renesas’ RX and...

New Microchip MCU Adds Secure Boot Protection from External Flash

For operating systems booting from external SPI flash memory, Microchip Technology has introduced its latest cryptography-enabled microcontroller (MCU) to protect against malicious rootkit and bootkit...

TI: Fundamentals of Embedded

Industry

Embedded sensors are key to smart mobility growth

Service bolsters security of digital car keys

EDINBURGH, Scotland — Now that apps on smartphones have become the mother of all digital commerce, companies are feverishly rolling out app-based products and services...

Automotive qualified Hall sensor offers high linearity, thermal stability

Melexis announces the MLX91377 ASIL-ready Hall sensor IC suitable for use in safety-critical automotive systems such as electric power-assisted steering (EPAS). With an ambient operating...

Industry and crowdsource engineering efforts arise against COVID-19

Since the complete genome sequence for COVID-19 was first published as NCBI GenBank MN908947 by Chinese scientists in early January of this year, COVID-19 genome...

Trends

5G’s biggest challenges for communications service providers

Edge AI chip forgoes multiply-accumulate array to reach 55 TOPS/W

A silicon valley startup claims it has reinvented the mathematics of neural networks and has produced a complementary edge AI chip, already sampling, which does...

Embedded sensors are key to smart mobility growth

With mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) considered a key element of smart mobility, the one big factor that will be critical to growth is robotic vehicle technology, which...

Industry and crowdsource engineering efforts arise against COVID-19

Since the complete genome sequence for COVID-19 was first published as NCBI GenBank MN908947 by Chinese scientists in early January of this year, COVID-19 genome...