With its new PMIC, e-peas hopes to enable more performant energy harvesting for IoT devices. But to do so, what are the challenges that come with IoT energy harvesting?
14 hours ago by Jake Hertz
In an effort for improved quality and lower power, TDK has released three new MEMS microphone solutions. How are these microphones pushing the limits of MEMS technology?
one day ago by Jake Hertz
Could we be charging our devices from two meters away? Atmosic and Energous Corporation claim we can—and that the key is RF.
June 09, 2021 by Kate Smith
A trend that is gaining momentum is asset tracking. From smart fabrics to the ‘island of lost keys,’ the IoT-based asset tracking technologies pave the way for new commercial markets.
June 07, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Nordic Semiconductor has taken its next step towards being a one-stop solution to IoT design by introducing its first PMIC, the nPM1100.
June 01, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
This week All About Circuits had the chance to sit down with Qualcomm and talk about its newest chipset for IIoT and how it is moving 5G to industrial settings.
May 21, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Capitalizing on a 14.1% market growth in the 2020 wearable IoT market, Toshiba and Nordic Semiconductor partner to bring the world’s smallest BLE module.
May 13, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Chasing low power consumption is the holy grail of IoT design considerations. With that in mind, Dialog introduces their new AT25EU NOR Flash to answer the call.
April 30, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Triboelectric nanogenerators (or "TENGs") aren't the newest technology on the block. However, global research indicates they may change energy-harvesting technology through the power of movement.
April 24, 2021 by Ikimi .O
With the rise of edge computing, companies and researchers alike are doubling down on sustainability—from tracking endangered harbor seals to monitoring crop growth.
April 23, 2021 by Jake Hertz
All About Circuits sat down with Xilinx representatives firsthand to discuss details of the company's first SOM for vision AI—a product that requires no FPGA knowledge.
April 20, 2021 by Jake Hertz
TDK recently announced the so-called "lowest power waterproof MEMS barometric pressure sensor." Why did TDK choose capacitive MEMS as the go-to architecture for low power?
April 15, 2021 by Jake Hertz
With air quality becoming a larger concern, could personalized air quality sensors become the next way to measure local pollution?
April 14, 2021 by Luke James
Consumer sleep technology is becoming a staple in biometric reading. Now, Google has released a radar chip that more easily tracks and analyzes sleep quality.
April 06, 2021 by Rushi Patel
Amidst a burgeoning medical device market, choosing the correct IoT antenna means balancing competing requirements, including frequency of operation, PCB space, and cost.
April 05, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Here's a sweep of a few thermal management techniques across the industry—specifically aimed to keep computing applications cool.
April 03, 2021 by Nicholas St. John
Step aside near-field communication—ultra-wideband RF technologies may take access control to a new level of convenience and security.
March 25, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Wireless integration is a now-common reality of most IoT designs. How can designers monolithically integrate 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz more seamlessly?
March 19, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
The threat of physical attacks on embedded designs has inspired semiconductor manufacturers to double down on hardware security in new subsystems.
March 18, 2021 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
This year, Rasberry Pi unveiled its first-ever microcontroller. How does this device perform in professional embedded design?
March 16, 2021 by Steve Arar
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