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Optimizing high precision tilt/angle sensing: Accelerometer fundamentals

Accelerometers are marvelous sensors that enable the sensing of static and dynamic accelerations as varied as the orientation with respect to gravity to the subtle…

Selecting an external power supply

Choosing an AC/DC power supply can be a daunting task. Should it be internal or external? Will it be compliant if my product ships to…

Doing more with your Docker container

The ubiquity of IoT devices has necessitated servers to allow “edge” devices to perform non-trivial tasks. However, setting up a server is a daunting task….

How AI and the IoT are improving farming sustainability

Information is money. And for farmers, information is often the deciding factor between a good and a bad harvest. As artificial intelligence (AI) and the…

AI speeds object recognition for recycling

Researchers from Liverpool Hope University in the UK are using artificial intelligence (AI) for sorting recycling in household rubbish. The system developed by the team…

Design

electronica 2020 embedded forum

Security-as-a-service embedded software protects IoT data in motion

A new embedded software module introduced to enable protection of data in motion to and from internet of things (IoT) devices aims to deliver seamlessly…

New UWB ICs for precise positioning IoT sensors, tags, smart locks

NXP Semiconductors has introduced two new ultra-wideband (UWB) technology ICs which are aimed at delivering relative position with a very high level of accuracy for…

Secure 32-bit Wi-FI MCU module is pre-provisioned for cloud

Microchip Technology has announced an all-in-one Wi-Fi microcontroller (MCU) module pre-provisioned for leading cloud platforms with the company’s secure Trust&GO platform enabling unique, verifiable identity….

Development

Synopsys introduces silicon lifecycle management platform

Ray tracing levels aims for clarity with imaging graphics SoCs

All ray tracing capabilities on the market today are not equal. With more imaging graphics systems on chip (SoCs) using ray tracing acceleration, Imagination Technologies…

Oscilloscope series targets embedded system design

Test & measurement (T&M) instruments allow engineers to see and understand what is happening in different electronic and mechanical processes or systems. These devices obtain,…

Signal and spectrum analyzer offers 8.3 GHz internal analysis bandwidth

Rohde & Schwarz has introduced a new version of its FSW high-end signal and spectrum analyzer which now supports an extended 8.3 GHz internal analysis…

Hardware

Optimizing high precision tilt/angle sensing: Accelerometer fundamentals

Selecting an external power supply

Choosing an AC/DC power supply can be a daunting task. Should it be internal or external? Will it be compliant if my product ships to…

Verizon deploys Movandi 5G mmWave smart active repeater

Movandi has announced the deployment of a 5G extender indoor smart repeater built on its BeamXR mmWave technology, a smart active repeater solution that amplifies…

electronica 2020 embedded forum

With electronica being held virtually this year, the embedded forum running alongside it will also be virtual with a complete four-day program covering the various…

Software

electronica 2020 embedded forum

Imperas extends RISC-V reference simulator for coverage driven verification analysis

Imperas Software has announced that its free riscvOVPsim RISC-V reference model and simulator, which has been widely adopted across the RISC-V ecosystem, has been updated…

Synopsys introduces silicon lifecycle management platform

Synopsys has introduced a silicon lifecycle management platform which it said is the industry’s first to provide data-analytics driven monitoring and optimization across the entire…

Wally Rhines: silicon growth to continue to 2038

In a recent webinar discussion, Wally Rhines talked about the future of the semiconductor industry and its prospects for recovery after Covid-19 and growth beyond,…

Industry

Tracking AV software platforms

Medical image sensor shrinks endoscope design

The OmniVision OH02A1S provides simultaneous white-light RGB and IR monochrome capture in a single CMOS medical image sensor. Using the OH02A1S, designers of chip-on-tip endoscopes…

Arm adds CPU, GPU and ISP for autonomous and vision safety

Arm has introduced a new suite of intellectual property (IP) comprising new CPU, GPU and ISP (image signal processor) to enable scalable, power efficient compute…

Automotive tire tech runs on materials science, electronics

The early tires were rather primitive—just solid rubber strips. Then, Charles Goodyear’s invention of vulcanized rubber allowed Robert Thomson to patent the vulcanized rubber pneumatic…

Trends

How AI and the IoT are improving farming sustainability

AI speeds object recognition for recycling

Researchers from Liverpool Hope University in the UK are using artificial intelligence (AI) for sorting recycling in household rubbish. The system developed by the team…

An IoT ontology for cross-domain smart applications

Building smart Internet of Things (IoT) applications requires interchanging and using information from others—whether people or machines—but also needs to understand unambiguously such information. To…

LaSAR Alliance to collaborate on AR smart-glasses development

STMicroelectronics has announced the launch of the LaSAR Alliance (laser scanning for augmented reality), an ecosystem of technology developers, suppliers and manufacturers collaborating to develop…

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