2016-06-08 - John Dunn

Grasping Y-factor and antenna testing

A technique for testing an RF or microwave amplifier's properties may also be applied to antennas.

2016-06-03 - Carolyn Mathas

IoT, Industry 4.0, smart homes give Li-Fi a lift

Global Market Insights forecast that the rising 3G and 4G demand, as well as the crucial RF spectrum, will boost…

2016-06-02 - Marvell

Programmable switch designed for 2.5GbE with 40GbE uplinks

Coupled with Marvell’s 88E2040 quad NBASE-T PHYs, the Prestera 98DX325x offers a cost-effective way to support the convergence of the…

2016-05-30 - Antenova

Embedded couplers enable proximity wireless transfer

The compact Zoma coupler from Antenova is aimed at mobile phone handsets, PCs, laptops, tablets, digital cameras and M2M devices,…

2016-05-30 - Microchip Technology

LoRaWAN kit geared for low-power wide-area networks

Each kit includes two Motes (LoRaWAN sensors) based on Microchip’s RN2483 or RN2903 LoRa modules, a LoRaWAN gateway and a…

2016-05-30 - Brian Dipert

Exposing a router’s Achilles’ heel

Read on as the author actualises his aspiration to pick apart WD's My Net N900 router.

2016-05-27 - Pushek Madaan, Gagan Luthra

Enabling smarter homes with IoT

In this article, we take a look at one novel approach as a solution to the current limitations of smart…

2016-05-26 - Broadcom

Beamforming tech extends range 60GHz wireless links

Based on innovative steerable beamforming technology, the chipset provides a highly robust, cost-effective 60GHz wireless solution addressing the “last-mile problem”…

2016-05-26 - Mikel Choperena

RFID-based sensors function as data source for IoT

Here's a look at wireless and battery-free sensors based on radio-frequency identification technology that can act as a data source…

2016-05-20 - TDK-Lambda

20A non-isolated DC/DC converters operates up to 53V

The i6A4W step-down units from TDK-Lambda serve as drop-in replacements for costly isolated 1/16th converters driving 12V POL devices in…