Creator of the eRIC Nitro board, Alex Robertson, took a trip to Australia where he took the eRIC Nitro boards and Wireless Mike along for the ride.… Read More eRIC Nitro & Wireless Mike Explore Sydney
Over the past few years there have been endless discussions around the complexities facing the evolution of IoT (Internet of Things) technology. In a recent webinar led by Rick Winscot, a Pennsylvanian State University Professor specialising in Information Systems and Technology, three common issues engineers face when designing products for the IoT were highlighted; cost,… Read More Sub-1GHz Radio – The Best Solution for the Internet of Things?
Well this could be a first (and possibly last) – a Commercial and Client Services person talking about the technicalities of RF design. Fortunately the dilemma here is not how to design but what to design? With so much technology at our disposal, and so many opportunities open to design engineers it is easy to… Read More The Short Range Wireless Design Dilemma
Who knew that something so simple as ‘salt water’ could contribution so much to the world of wireless? Well that’s what Daniel Tan, an Engineer at SCC Pacific in California has discovered. Daniel has developed a reconfigurable multi-function antenna which uses sea-water to receive and transmit communication signals. It can simultaneously perform HF, VHF and UHF… Read More Sea Water Antenna
A few days ago I came across this website and was pretty shocked that I didn’t yet know about it. I was looking into some web stats and was pleasantly surprised to find that this website had been the source of some of the traffic to my company’s website. The website allows you to upload… Read More KICKSTARTER- It does what it says on the tin!
I read a really interesting article in EPN Online which emphasises some of the challenges facing wireless Design Engineers, as the world leans towards a greener future. It has been recently highlighted that many of the advances in eco-technology, helping to slow down climate change, are having an adverse effect on Radio. One example is… Read More Green Technology in a Wireless World
Has anyone actually ever looked at a detailed image of the new Olympic torch? It is actually quite beautiful. It is only after reading the details of how this Torch was designed, engineered and manufactured for 8,000 torchbearers, that you can truly appreciate the creativity behind it. The 8,000 Torches have been engineered and manufactured to a… Read More The Great British Design, Engineering & Manufacturing of the London 2012 Olympic Torch.