Semtech provide low power connectivity to Amazon Sidewalk

Long range (LoRa) devices from Semtech provide long range, low bandwidth connectivity for ... 

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Geo Semiconductor chooses OmniVision image sensors

OmniVision Technologies’ OX03C10 automotive image sensor is combined with Geo Semiconductor’s ... 

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Digital temperature sensors carry ISO 17025 for pharmaceutical logistics

Data logger manufacturers can eliminate costly and technically challenging calibration ... 

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HD image sensor operates on low light security cameras for IoT

A sensor for consumer IoT security cameras by OmniVision Technologies is claimed to feature ... 

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Binder unveils printing technique that gives sensors a new dimension

Functional electronic layers can be laid directly on a component, says binder. The binder ... 

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EnOcean Alliance pivots to support ‘safe and smart’ spaces

Alliance members offer building managers ‘the sensor they want, where they want it’

EnOcean Alliance, ... 

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Lynx software bundles strength mission-critical edge computing

Software bundles, based on Lynx MOSA.ic have been introduced by Lynx Software Technologies. ... 

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Mouser stocks vibration sensors from Analog Devices

Based on Analog Devices’ microelectromechanical system (MEMS) sensor technology, the ... 

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Renesas adds neural network training to add AI to air quality sensor

Renesas has added embedded AI (e-AI) to its ZMOD4410 Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) sensor platform, ... 

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ToF sensor calculate range of multiple objects

STMicroelectronics has introduced a time of flight (ToF) sensor that enables multi-object ... 

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Smart sensors are the jewel in the crown

Scientists have taken inspiration from the biomimicry of butterfly wings and peacock feathers ... 

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Signal conditioner IC targets industry 4.0, medical and IoT sensor applications

The latest addition to the sensor signal conditioner (SSC) range is the ZSSC3240. According ... 

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Bluetooth beacons help hospitals track equipment

Keeping track – in real time – of medical equipment assets such as ventilators ... 

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Wirepas Mesh is scalable for decentralised networks

Battery-powered Wirepas Mesh technology mesh units and mesh sensor units from  ... 

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Digi-Key adds biometric systems with Fingerprint Cards signing

Digi-Key Electronics has signed a global distribution partnership with Fingerprint Cards ... 

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dSpace and Uhnder collaborate to develop radar for autonomous vehicles

Radar systems for automated and autonomous driving will be developed jointly by Uhnder ... 

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Sensor hub DSP architecture makes sense of surroundings

Claimed to be the industry’s first high performance sensor hub DSP architecture, SensPro ... 

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Image sensors for computer vision use ST’s die-stacking technology

Two high-speed image sensors released by STMicroelectronics use global shutter to capture ... 

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Voice cores from CEVA support TensorFlow Lite for Microcontrollers

Machine learning at the edge is now possible for WhisPro speech recognition software from ... 

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Renesas Electronics adds RL78/G1H to Wi-SUN FAN-compliant portfolio

Renesas Electronics’ RL78/G1H-based sub-GHz wireless solution has been certified under ... 

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DC/DC converters simplify design of smart industrial applications

High efficiency at all loads, with a maximum value of 95 per cent is maintained byt eh ... 

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Senseeker claims DROIC is world’s first eight micron pitch, dual-band version

Claimed to be the first dual-band, infra red imaging digital read-out integrated circuit ... 

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Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy module has a long-range reach

The long range Bluetooth 5.0 module, the PAN1780, is for IIoT and smart home applications, ... 

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NIR sensor saves power for mobile 3D optical sensing systems

3D optical sensing applications such as face recognition, payment authentication can operate ... 

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Sensor does not need soldering or programming says TDK

For intelligent multi-sensor monitoring and remote data collection, SmartSense from TDK ... 

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“World’s smallest” 3D image sensor authenticates faces

At CES this week, Infineon will present what it claims is the world’s smallest 3D image ... 

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Integrated IP and software develop contextually-aware IoT devices

At CES this week, Ceva will demonstrate its SenslinQ integrated hardware IP and software ... 

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Wireless VR/AR haptic glove allows gamers to “feel” digital objects

At CES next week, BeBop Sensors will announce the Forte Data Glove, claimed to be the first ... 

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Perception software runs in sensors of autonomous vehicles

Believed to be the first commercially available, 2D/3D perception system designed to run ... 

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4D lidar chip holds promise of mass scale autonomous vehicles

The Aeries frequency modulated continuous wave (FMCW) lidar-on-chip sensing system provides ... 

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Sensor fusion software places control in the palm of consumer’s hand

Motion-based gesture control together with 3D motion tracking and pointing are enabled ... 

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Image sensor evaluation kits support VR and smart buildings

Evaluation kits from ams support eye tracking, presence detection and object recognition ... 

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Flexible tags communicate with standard touchscreens

Research hub, imec, with TNO, and Cartamundi have developed a flexible capacitive identification ... 

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Fingerprint sensor authenticates via smartphone’s display

Believed to be the largest surface fingerprint-on-display (FoD) module, designed with organic ... 

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Arrow Electronics offers EnOcean’s energy-harvesting wireless range

Distributor Arrow Electronics now supplies EnOcean’s portfolio of patented energy harvesting ... 

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Temperature sensor delivers power savings for mobile monitoring

Typical temperature reading accuracy of 0.25 degrees C, low operating and standby current, ... 

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Module combines sensors for smart building data

Data can be collected within 30 minutes of plugging in the AmbiMate MS4 multi-sensor module. ... 

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Absolute pressure sensor delivers calibrated data for navigation

A compact MEMS-based absolute pressure sensor by Würth Elektronik eiSos measures 2.0 x ... 

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Monolithic thin-film image sensor boosts SWIR range

Holding out the promise for high-resolution applications in surveillance, biometric identification, ... 

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Wide-band radar sensors detect minute movements

Radio wave ranging sensors from Socionext Europe, the SC1220 series, use 60GHz frequency ... 

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Position sensor is robust for use in robotics and military projects

Claimed to offer more robust performance than existing absolute encoders and better resolution ... 

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Sensor module boost to light curtain applications

A series of infrared (IR) sensor modules in five compact package types from Vishay have ... 

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Low profile reflective sensor negates peripheral circuitry

For industrial and medical applications, TT Electronics has launched a low profile reflective ... 

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RS Components introduces compact IR temperature sensor for smart factories

Designed for space-sensitive factory maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) in smart ... 

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QuickLogic partners with Nuance Communications for voice recognition

Multi-core, voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and endpoint AI provider, QuickLogic ... 

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Soil sensor increases crop yield; minimises environmental damage

Incorporating three sensors in one package, a soil sensor from Murata is intended for the ... 

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Integrated optical module reduces smoke detector false alarms

Analog Devices, has introduced the ADPD188BI, an integrated optical ... 

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Arrow Electronics signs agreement with Sensera for IoT location sensors

Real-time location and location-aware smart wireless sensor modules from Sensera are now ... 

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Image sensor bridge helps robotics says Lattice Semiconductor

For industrial vision applications, Lattice Semiconductor has developed the SubLVDS to ... 

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Time of flight sensors from Premier Farnell provide 3D information

Distributor, Premier Farnell is shipping a range of time of flight (ToF) sensors designed ... 

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Adlink upgrades MCM for system-wide coverage

Adlink Technology has upgraded its MCM machine condition monitoring, with the launch of ... 

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Collaboration leads to lidar for autonomous driving

A collaboration between Analog Devices and First Sensor will develop lidar products intended ... 

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Amplifiers and comparators shrink space requirements

Smaller personal electronics, enterprise, industrial and communications designs can be ... 

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Detection sensor distinguishes earthquake from false alarms

False detection prevention is a built-in function of the BP3901 compact, high accuracy, ... 

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Angle sensors from Infineon are accurate at low magnetic fields

Sensors based on anisotropic magnetoresistive (AMR) technology will be unveiled by Infineon ... 

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Power supply monitoring IC has self-diagnosis for functional safety

Designed for automotive application power supply systems the BD39040MUF-C, by Rohm Semiconductor, ... 

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Infineon claims Hall sensor is a first for ASIL D systems

Infineon Technologies believes that the Xensiv TLE499913 is the industry’s first monolithically ... 

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Analog Devices integrates electrochemical and impedance measurement

The AD5940 is an electrochemical and impedance measurement front end released by Analog ... 

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Proximity sensors have predictive maintenance features

Proximity sensors with IoT features for predictive maintenance have been announced by Omron. ... 

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RX microcontrollers have precision for sensing equipment

The first RX microcontrollers with integral analogue front end have been announced by Renesas ... 

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Farnell extends semiconductor range with Osram Opto family

LEDs, infra red emitters, photodiodes and optical sensors from Osram Opto Semiconductor ... 

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Embedded Vision Alliance awards REAL3 image sensor as “Product of the Year”

Smartphone cameras increasingly require 3D vision capabilities as differentiating factor. ... 

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Pressure sensor is sensitive for extended temperatures

A ceramic port is included in the design of the Bourns Model BPS140 pressure sensor to ... 

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Programmable PMIC increases ADAS reliability

Space can be saved in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and reliability increased ... 

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Arrow and IBM aim to reinvent Airport operations with new IoT solution

The Smart Airport Asset Management Solution, co-created with IBM, enables airport operators ... 

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Smart sensors tackle transportation of the future

RoboSense has partnered with Horizon Robotics, Cainao Network, Sensible 4 and AutoX to ... 

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ULIS claims “world’s smallest thermal image sensor”

For small thermal cameras, ULIS is presenting the ATT0640 at the SPIE Defence and Commercial ... 

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RS Components offers humidity and temperature sensor from Sensirion

Equipped with a membrane to protect against water and dust, Sensiron’s SHT85 temperature ... 

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Integrated RF modules create 6LoWPAN sub-GHz mesh

A wireless IP mesh based on fully integrated RF modules has been created by Radiocrafts.

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Photoelectric sensors for industrial IoT are slimline

Slim photoelectric sensors have been announced, as the first part of its Bulgin’s automation ... 

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Four-channel automotive PMIC is compact

Claimed to be the most efficient power supply available today, the MAX20049 is a power ... 

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Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors meet consumer budgets

Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors, the LPS33W series from STMicroelectronics, exhibit ... 

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Microcontroller has virtualisation assist for self-drive vehicles

For next-generation automotive architectures, Renesas Electronics has introduced a 28nm ... 

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Sensors use Bluetooth Low Energy for IoT development

Sensor technology, with what is claimed to be the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth Low ... 

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Free Current Sensing e-book from Texas instruments

Designing accurate current-measurement circuits can be hard. Get 20 proven tips for solving application-specific, ... 

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Location-aware sensors distribute data in smart factory

Location-aware wireless sensors from Nanotron target manufacturing, healthcare and mining, ... 

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Zero-drift op amp provides EMI filtering

Meeting the needs of precision measurement in industrial control and factory automation, ... 

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I2C interface makes low power CO2 sensor easier to implement

In smart environments where sensors monitor for changes so that the appropriate actions ... 

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Solid-state lidar improves detection distance for vehicles

At this week’s CES 2019 (8 to 12 January) in Las Vegas, USA, RoboSense will demonstrate ... 

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Cortex processor adds to automotive IP from Arm

Designed to process multiple streams of sensor data, the Arm Cortex-A65AE has been added ... 

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NB-IoT shield enhances ARIS-Edge platform

An NarrowBand IoT shield by Shiratech has been added to the ARIS (Arrow Renesas IoT Synergy) ... 

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Six-axis inertial module combine robustness for industrial applications

Adding to STMicroelectronics’ family of low power MEMS sensors for industrial applications, ... 

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Bosch claims to offer the first position tracking smart sensor

Believed to be the first position tracking smart sensor, the BHI160BP is designed for wearables ... 

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RS Components offers UrsaLeo Pi for IoT-sensor development

Based on the Raspberry Pi compute engine, the UrsaLeo Pi development kit delivers all the ... 

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Low-power microcontrollers secure the IoT

Building on Arm TrustZone hardware-based cyber protection for resource-constrained connected ... 

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USB multi-function environmental sensor for the IoT

Omron Electronic Components Europe has launched a USB version of its multi-function environmental ... 

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Sensor module is designed for embedded video applications

Based on Sunex Optics’ 4k miniature DSL255 SuperFishEye lens, the MOD2552 sensor module ... 

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Sensor interface IC enables next-gen intelligent electrochemical sensors

Believed to be the only IC that incorporates potentiostat and electrochemical impedance ... 

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Lattice claims low power FPGA will enable mass market AI in edge devices

Lattice Semiconductor believes its sensAI technology stack, combining modular hardware ... 

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Connecting cities with citizens – touch is everything

By 2020, current statistics show that the number of connected devices worldwide will grow ... 

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Smart demos to showcase Texas Instruments’ Designing Tomorrow theme

There will be demonstrations to reflect the theme of ‘Designing Tomorrow’, with four ... 

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