Check out Dataweek’s new-look website 29 January 2020, Technews Publishing, News Our technical design elves have been locked away in our basement for months, improving the visual design and functionality of the Dataweek website.
V2X: The future of vehicle communications 29 January 2020, Avnet South Africa, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT A recent report by Juniper Research forecasts that more than 62 million vehicles will be capable of vehicle-to-vehicle communication by 2023; up from just over 1,1 million in 2019.
High-performance IoT SoCs with dual processors 29 January 2020, RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT Nordic Semiconductor’s new nRF5340 high-end multiprotocol system-on-chip (SoC) is the first member of its next generation of nRF5 Series SoCs.
The nRF5340 builds on Nordic’s proven and globally adopted ...
Design considerations for powering remote Bluetooth beacons 25 November 2019, Avnet South Africa, Power Electronics / Power Management One of the most exciting low-power wireless technologies to emerge in the last couple of years is Bluetooth beacon technology, which involves placing small electronic beacon devices at points of interest that broadcast packets of information via Bluetooth low energy to the smartphones of passers-by.
Battery Technologies Conference 2019 25 November 2019, News Batteries are a critical enabler of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, powering technology in products from laptops and handheld devices to electric vehicles and renewable energy storage.
Locally developed electronic circuit builder for students 25 November 2019, K Measure, News K Measure, creator of the award-winning Seebox engineering education solution, has created a new innovation to enable quick and easy electronic circuit-building. The SeeBlocks electronic circuit creator ...
Solar-powered bakery developed at UJ 26 June 2019, Power Electronics / Power Management When used as a tool for community development, the Solar Bread Box becomes a self-sustaining, economy stimulating, job creating and skills development platform.
How to design AC-DC power supplies for long life 26 June 2019, Accutronics, Power Electronics / Power Management There are many things that impact the life of a power supply, overstressed components being the main one. All components have a life that is affected by temperature; some components are more strongly ...
The ultimate wireless mesh for Industrial IoT in SA? 29 May 2019, Altron Arrow, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT Analog Devices’ SmartMesh could help with predictive maintenance of the largely metal and concrete buildings which include industrial plants, data centres, commercial buildings, bridges and tunnels.
To ICASA or not to ICASA wireless modules? 29 May 2019, Otto Wireless, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT When selecting a wireless module, purchasing an ICASA approved device or module from the approved supplier is critical.
Using a COTS-based SDR platform for streamlined 5G development 29 May 2019, Rugged Interconnect Technologies, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT The latest SDR products offer solutions with integrated I/O, ARM processors, and large FPGAs that include intellectual property (IP) for accessing, routing and processing digital data.
Is the supply chain broken? 30 April 2019, Electrocomp, Diel Met Systems, ExecuKit, NuVision Electronics, RF Design, News The world’s insatiable demand for electronic goods has created a monster: a supply chain that spans the globe and relies on the entirety of our collective knowledge and experience in the pursuit of industry.
Taking control the easy way 30 April 2019, Otto Wireless, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT As a wireless supplier, Otto Wireless Solutions is very often drawn into assisting clients when it comes to integrating our routers into final products.
There are a few common questions we get asked, ...