WIZnet Challenge Entry Tips (Sponsored Post)

WIZnet's WIZ550io auto configurable Ethernet controller module includes a W5500, transformer, & RJ-45.

The WIZnet Connect the Magic Challenge deadline is ​August​ 3, 2014. Let’s go over the challenge and cover some tips for entering. What is the Challenge? You are challenged to design and build an innovative project that uses least one … Continue reading


New JANSR+ 100krad Transistors for Radiative Environments


STMicroelectronics recently announced it is bringing into the JANS system the innovation released last year within the European Space Components Coordination (ESCC) program. Called JANSR+, the innovation consists of a series of 100krad JANSR high-dose-rate bipolar transistors with an additional 100krad … Continue reading


Eight-Core 64-bit Processor for Mobile Devices


MediaTek has announced the MT6795, which the company is targeting at the high-end Android 4G smartphones and tablet segment. According to the press release, the eight-core processor also supports 2560 × 1600 resolution displays, FDD/TDD LTE technology, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, … Continue reading


Teaching Photonics with Lego Bricks

Source: EHSM

To inspire children to get involved in science you need low-cost, open-source, learning-by-doing projects with a high cool factor. A Lego-based Michelson Interferometer developed by the University of Osnabrück is all that. Professor Mirco Imlau presented their project at the … Continue reading


WIZnet Design Challenge Deadline August 3 (Sponsored Post)


The WIZnet Connect the Magic Challenge deadline is fast approaching — ​August​ 3, 2014! This is your shot to win a share of $15,000 in prizes and gain international recognition as innovator!  We encourage you to finish up your Entry … Continue reading