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Improving user experience and security at large public events

Crowd Management

Improving user experience and security at large public events

Public events such as music festivals, city marathons, or Christmas markets attract forever-growing crowds, which sometimes turns them into a logistics and security nightmare. To see how technology might help improve this, imec and a number of partners have tested a large-scale deployment of smart technology at a music festival. lesen

Avnet and Xilinx Expand Global Channel Relationship

Relationship

Avnet and Xilinx Expand Global Channel Relationship

Avnet announced a renewed commitment to their successful Primary Global Channel relationship of 31 consecutive years and wider distribution of Xilinx’s All Programmable products. lesen

Mouser now shipping Feature-Rich LPC546xx

MCU

Mouser now shipping Feature-Rich LPC546xx

Mouser is now stocking LPC546xx 32-bit microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors. lesen

Add Smart Home Capabilities with Silicon Labs’ zigbee Reference Designs

Zigbee

Add Smart Home Capabilities with Silicon Labs’ zigbee Reference Designs

Mouser Electronics is now stocking two new zigbee connected home reference designs from Silicon Labs. lesen

Simple Navigation of Hundreds of Thousands of Product Datasheets

Component procurement

Simple Navigation of Hundreds of Thousands of Product Datasheets

Mouser customers now can find product information more easily via Datasheets, Images and Newest Products, in addition to searching for products through the site’s parametric Product Search. lesen

The FPGA Congress 2017 opens for Submissions

Call for Papers

The FPGA Congress 2017 opens for Submissions

Are you an expert in FPGAs and are willing to share your insights, solutions and technological forecasts? Then send your proposal to ELEKTRONIKPRAXIS: Der FPGA Congress 2017, taking place from July 11th to July 13th 2017 at the NH Hotel in Munich-Dornach, has opened its Submissions for the Call for Papers. lesen

Artificial intelligence should not replace thinking

Editorial

Artificial intelligence should not replace thinking

Nearly two-thirds of Germans feel that artificial intelligence in future electronic devices is a good idea. However, consumers feel it is important for smart assistants to know their limits: 84 percent want intelligent household robots, smart cars and medical electronics to help people -- but they don't want them to make our own thoughts superfluous. lesen

Interconnects Morph to Meet the Need for Speed

High-Speed Systems

Interconnects Morph to Meet the Need for Speed

The need to transmit more data at higher speeds is changing system design. Today, interconnect technology has morphed to meet the need for speed. lesen

Human Machine Interface evolving rapidly in new Dimensions

Gesture Recognition

Human Machine Interface evolving rapidly in new Dimensions

A new generation of haptic devices is emerging and opening up the third dimension that will make us wonder how we ever got by with simple flat touchscreens with motor-based vibration feedback. lesen

Laser's track movements in virtual and augmented reality

Infrared laser

Laser's track movements in virtual and augmented reality

The latest virtual and augmented reality systems offer the most intuitive ways currently available for humans to interact with machines. They use sensors to track human movements. lesen

The importance of DSPs and Floating point in Microcontrollers

Processors

The importance of DSPs and Floating point in Microcontrollers

MCUs have been in development for a long time. Since floating point unit and DSP were introduced in MCUs, there have been some critical changes. Floating point unit and DSP become increasincly important. lesen

Software-supported review process shortens time to market

EDA Tools

Software-supported review process shortens time to market

As viewing tool, PCB-Investigator takes care of the communication between designer, manufacturer and assembler of PCBs and maintains the information exchange about parts and nets of the layout. lesen

Why do I need to test my assemblies and what do I need?

Boundary Scan

Why do I need to test my assemblies and what do I need?

There’s an old saying in the engineering industry that simply states: ‘If it hasn’t been tested then it doesn’t work’ – or rather you should assume it doesn’t work. lesen

The importance of FPGAs for High Performance Computing

The Mango Project

The importance of FPGAs for High Performance Computing

The EU funded MANGO project, in which many core architectures for future HPC systems are explored, mixes high-end processors, graphics processors and FPGAs to meet most challenging application needs. lesen

Joint European effort to unlock the potential of graphene

Graphene

Joint European effort to unlock the potential of graphene

Cedric Huyghebaert from imec talks about the game-changing potential of graphene, about the challenges towards commercialization and about working within the context of a European Flagship. lesen

Energy-Efficient Solutions for Wearables and IoT Edge Nodes

Embedded Systems

Energy-Efficient Solutions for Wearables and IoT Edge Nodes

How to approach challenges in terms of performance- and energy- efficiency while designing IoT applications by utilizing synergies within a single product portfolio. lesen

When Cars Talk to Other Cars and Traffic Lights

blog.electronica.de

When Cars Talk to Other Cars and Traffic Lights

Modern automobiles are mobile computers that constantly collect, save and transmit data. New technologies for real-time communication are allowing more and vehicles to exchange data with the infrastructure, other cars and pedestrians. lesen

Atmel Names EBV Elektronik ‘Distributor of the Year’

Distributor of the Year

Atmel Names EBV Elektronik ‘Distributor of the Year’

EBV Elektronik has been awarded by Atmel ‘Distributor of the year 2015’ for the EMEA region as well as on country level for France, Italy, UK and Eastern Europe & Emerging Markets. lesen

Correct CO2 without adjustment period

Temperature and Carbon Dioxide Transmitter

Correct CO2 without adjustment period

The two Temperature and Carbon Dioxide Transmitter models GMW80 series with current outputs. Vaisala offers a full range of CO2 wall sensors. lesen

Piezoelectric force sensor

For application ranges up to 300 °C

Piezoelectric force sensor

HBM is expanding its selection of piezoelectric force washers with PACE-line CHW. The force washers are suitable for ambient temperatures of up to 300 °C. lesen

Most Popular English Articles

Improving user experience and security at large public events

Crowd Management

Improving user experience and security at large public events

02.05.17 - Public events such as music festivals, city marathons, or Christmas markets attract forever-growing crowds, which sometimes turns them into a logistics and security nightmare. To see how technology might help improve this, imec and a number of partners have tested a large-scale deployment of smart technology at a music festival. lesen

Add Smart Home Capabilities with Silicon Labs’ zigbee Reference Designs

Zigbee

Add Smart Home Capabilities with Silicon Labs’ zigbee Reference Designs

31.01.17 - Mouser Electronics is now stocking two new zigbee connected home reference designs from Silicon Labs. lesen

Avnet and Xilinx Expand Global Channel Relationship

Relationship

Avnet and Xilinx Expand Global Channel Relationship

21.04.17 - Avnet announced a renewed commitment to their successful Primary Global Channel relationship of 31 consecutive years and wider distribution of Xilinx’s All Programmable products. lesen

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