2021-06-17 - Majeed Ahmad

MCU suppliers increase memory content to support AIoT designs

High-resolution displays and complex AI datasets in IoT endpoints and wearable designs increasingly demand additional memory content.

2021-06-08 - Brian Dipert

Spare CPUs get new life in PCs for donation

This engineer details the build of two PCs that were donated to provide computer access for a shelter program.

2021-05-31 - Kangbong Seo

Development of CMOS image sensors accelerates to serve a variety of applications

The design of CMOS image sensors is going through an accelerated phase of development to serve a variety of applications.

2021-05-28 - Richard Quinnell

AI at the edge could provide solutions for IoT security issues

AIoT seems to be here to stay, and the next development step—as with processing—will be to evolve specialized devices for…

2021-05-24 - Brian Dipert

Can satellite internet deliver the competition needed for net neutrality?

Let's do a deep dive on SpaceX's burgeoning Starlink satellite internet service and its predecessors and competitors.

2021-05-18 - Brian Dipert

Set-top box teardown: Android isn’t just for smartphones

Android isn't just for smartphones and tablets, as this set-top box teardown makes obvious.

2021-05-11 - Brian Dipert

Apple event filled with Arm CPU-based system announcements

Apple's yearly spring product launch event was filled with Arm CPU-based system announcements, as well as plenty of other shiny,…

2021-05-07 - Susan Nordyk

Automotive-grade MEMS microphones enhance in-cabin audio

Automotive-grade SiSonic MEMS microphones from Knowles enhance hands-free calling, voice assistance, and noise cancellation.

2021-05-06 - Brian Dipert

Choosing the chipset and motherboard for a PC build

After choosing the CPUs for upcoming PC builds, this engineer turns his attention to their motherboards, and to the core…

2021-05-03 - John Dunn

Field coil speakers are still very much with us

You may have thought field coil speakers had gone the way of the dodo, but they are still very much…