06 June 2016 Jonathan Bell OpenCloud

What's putting the brakes on VoLTE? The challenge of service parity

Operators globally are realising the opportunity of VoLTE. However, its success relies on the smooth transition of legacy services to the IMS network.

whats putting the breaks on VoLTE
30 May 2016 Joe Tillison Silicon Labs

Determining BLE Beacon Proximity is a Challenge. Here's How It's Done Today

Bluetooth is an ideal wireless technology. It has developed over the years and as a result it is being used in many applications, although in some cases it presents some interesting challenges.

developing bluetooth BLE beacons
23 May 2016 Tim Bonnett Alpha Micro Components

How to Cost Effectively Protect Industrial Equipment from Wireless Hacking

With more systems being controlled wirelessly and over the Internet of Things, security is a key issue. A number of techniques are being used by attackers, but are the security experts ahead of the game. Find out about some solutions.

bluesnarfing unauthorised access to data on bluetooth enabled devices
16 May 2016 Armin Anders EnOcean

Smart networking in the cloud

The smart home and smart cities are now becoming a reality. For these networking is key, and the cloud is becoming a key part of this . . find out how.

smart networking in the cloud
09 May 2016 Huw Geddes Xmos

Will smart microphone voice capture see off chatbots in the IoT homes of the future?

High quality voice recognition interfaces will be key to enabling the success of tomorrow’s smart connected homes

score array microphone
02 May 2016 Digi-Key

What have the Engineers ever done for us?

Digi-Key celebrates the ways in which Engineers have transformed the way in which we live.

what have engineers ever done for us
25 April 2016 Simon Glassman U-blox

NB-IoT / CAT M2 standard nears completion

IoT is fast becoming a reality, and requirements including narrow bandwidth, low power and reliable connectivity are all issues – hear how NB-IoT is addressing these problems.

NB-IoT / CAT M2 standard nears completion
18 April 2016 Ian Crosby Zytronic

4K gets touchy

There are some technical hurdles to adding a touch interface to 4K displays

4K HD displays
11 April 2016 Ian Poole Radio-Electronics.com

Make IoT secure before it is deployed

Security is a major issue for the Internet of Things, IoT – the cost of failure could be enormous and therefore adopting the right approach is key.

Padlock illustrating IoT Internet of Things Security requirement
04 April 2016 Oliver Fischer Digital Concepts GmbH

EnOcean to IP: we're off to the Internet of Things

Internet of Things, IoT technologies are moving towards a comprehensive network that will make our everyday lives easier, safer and more comfortable. Energy harvesting switches, sensors and actuators using Enocean technology can supply necessary information for the IoT from billions of measuring points form an important element of this development.

Smart Ocean Gateway
28 March 2016 Liam Devlin Plextek RF Integration

Can custom-designed MMICs lead to lower costs?

MMICs provide an easy way of providing high performance RF ICs for microwave applications - find out how custom design can provide additional capability at an affordable cost.

Custom designed MMIC provide additional capability.
21 March 2016 Faisal Ahmad Dialog Semiconductor

Six ways mobiles are getting better battery life

Battery life is a key issue with mobile devices and especially for smartphones. Managing the battery usage and reducing current drain are ways of improving the life – find out how

dialog semiconductor smartphone layout battery life
14 March 2016 George Acris Microlease

Test equipment rental: strategic approach to capex & opex

When it comes to budgets, test equipment rental can provide an excellent method for obtaining the required items, especially when a host of flexible solutions are available.

Test equipment purchase & rental options
07 March 2016 Tuukka Ahoniemi The Qt Company

Importance of a unified design

With developers from different companies creating applications and software for devices, a unified approach is necessary to ensure a consistent user experience.

The importance of unified design in software is also seen in automotive products
28 February 2016 Françoise Chombar Melexis

Y Chromosome Not Compulsory for Engineering

Traditionally engineering has been dominated by men: now this could be set to change as initiatives to attract more women are starting.

Y Chromosome Not Compulsory for Engineering

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