December Circuit Cellar: Sneak Preview

The December issue of Circuit Cellar magazine is coming next week. Don’t miss this last issue of Circuit Cellar in 2018. Pages and pages of great, in-depth embedded electronics articles prepared for you to enjoy. Not a Circuit Cellar subscriber?  … Continue reading

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Quad Core i3-Based Type 6 COM Express Board

ADLINK has announced the addition of the quad-core Intel Core i3-8100H processor to its recently released Express-CF COM Express Basic size Type 6 module based on the 8th Generation Intel Core i5/i7 and Xeon processors (formerly Coffee Lake). The Express-CF/CFE … Continue reading

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What are the 5 Biggest Myths About Developing Embedded Vision Solutions?

Are embedded vision solutions complex? Expensive? Strictly about software? Get answers to your top questions about developing embedded vision solutions, right from Avnet & Xilinx. We’re at the moment of truth with embedded vision systems as scores of new applications … Continue reading

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Low-Profile Mini-ITX System Targets Signage

AAEON has released the ACS-1U01 Series, a range of turnkey solutions that capitalize on the strength of three of its bestselling SBCs. By enclosing the boards inside a tough 1U chassis, the unit provides a ready-to-go system for use in … Continue reading

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Benchmarks for the IoT

–Jeff Child, Editor-in-Chief I remember quite vividly back in 1997 when Marcus Levy founded the Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium, better known as EEMBC. It was big deal at the time because, while benchmarks where common in the consumer computing world … Continue reading

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Discover Unknown PCB Design Issues with DRC

FREE White Paper – This paper addresses several of the pervasive myths within the PCB verification market, such as the need for post-layout PCB verification on high-speed designs only. Additionally, it discusses how a designer can seamlessly integrate with the … Continue reading

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Linux-Powered Jetson Xavier Module Gains Third-Party Carriers

By Eric Brown Connect Tech (CTI) has released two new developer options for Nvidia’s octa-core Jetson AGX Xavier computer-on-module, which is already supported by Nvidia’s innovative, $1,299 Jetson Xavier Developer Kit. Like the official dev kit, CTI’s 105 mm x 92 mm Rogue board … Continue reading

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Module Meets Needs of Simple Bluetooth Low Energy Systems

Laird has announced its new Bluetooth 5 module series, designed to simplify the process of bringing wireless designs to market. The BL651 Series is the latest addition to Laird’s Nordic Semiconductor family of Bluetooth 5 offerings. Building on the success … Continue reading

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Generation Robot

Robots are likely to be as disruptive as the automobile, causing us to rethink the way we live and work. In this 5-part video series, Grant Imahara departs on another technical journey to explore the frontier of robotics, meeting with … Continue reading

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Wireless Charging

Electric Field of Dreams The concept of wireless charging can be traced all the way back to Nikola Tesla. Here, Jeff examines the background and principles involved in charging devices today without wires, and takes a hands-on dive into the … Continue reading

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Rugged Nano-ITX SBC Boasts Security Encryption Hardware

WinSystems has announced its Nano-ITX form factor ITX-N-3900 board-level system. It provides a complete system that can be readily expanded and configured for diverse applications requiring an extended product life and high reliability under extreme operating temperatures. The 4.27-inch (120 … Continue reading

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Connected Padlock Uses U-Blox BLE and Cellular Modules

U‑blox has announced their collaboration with India‑based Play Inc. on a connected GPS padlock for industrial applications. The lock, which doubles as a location tracker, features a U‑blox M8 GNSS receiver, MAX‑M8Q, and uses the u‑blox CellLocate service to extend … Continue reading

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COM Express Card Sports 3 GHz Core i3 Processor

Congatec has introduced a Computer-on-Module for the entry-level of high-end embedded computing based on Intel’s latest Core i3-8100H processor platform. The board’s fast 16 PCIe Gen 3.0 lanes make it suited for all new artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning … Continue reading

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Firms Team for End-to-End, Open, Modular IoT Architecture

Eurotech has announced the availability of an end-to-end IoT architecture based on open standards, developed in collaboration with Cloudera and Red Hat. The new IoT architecture is an open, modular, multi-cloud architecture with security features organically built-in to enable scalable … Continue reading

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What’s the Role of 3D Printing in Embedded Systems?

Experts Weigh In 3D printing has gone from being a technology on the outskirts of embedded system design, to one that’s becoming a common tool for many design teams. On one hand people are crafting 3D printed enclosures of electronic … Continue reading

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