Learn How to Make Your Code Faster, Smaller & Smarter

You spend days, week or even months perfecting the code that will get your application off the ground and make your product a success. Trust our tools to meet your high standards by making your code even faster, smaller, and … Continue reading

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iWave Demos Xen Virtualization on its I.MX8QM-Based Module

iWave Systems has announced that it has successfully demonstrated the Xen virtualization hypervisor on their i.MX8 QM SoC based System on Module. The SMARC R2.0 compatible SOM is based on the i.MX8 QuadMax SoC. The SoC is comprised of 2x … Continue reading

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Isolated Output Driver Eyes Industry 4.0 Factory Migration

Analog Devices has announced the ADuM4122, an isolated, dual-drive strength output driver that uses iCoupler technology. It’s designed to empower designers to harness the benefits of higher efficiency power switch technologies. Electric motor-driven systems account for 40% of global electricity … Continue reading

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Compact Arm-Based IoT Protocol Conversion Gateway has Crypto Chip

By Eric Brown Advantech has launched a rugged “WISE-710” IoT protocol gateway that runs Linux and its WISE-PaaS/EdgeLink stack on the i.MX6 DualLite and offers a crypto chip, 2x GbE, mini-PCIe, 3x serial/CAN, DIO, and optional analog and temperature interfaces.Advantech previewed … Continue reading

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Pre-Provisioned Solutions Provide Scalable IoT Security

Microchip Technology has introduced what it claims is the industry’s first pre-provisioned solution that provides secure key storage for low-, mid- and high-volume device deployments using Microchip’s ATECC608A secure element. Microchip’s Trust Platform for its CryptoAuthentication family enables companies of … Continue reading

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IoT Edge Software Solution Provides AI for Industrial Systems

ADLINK Technology has announced the general release of its ADLINK Edge IoT solution. With no programming necessary, the software enables you to quickly connect previously unconnected operational equipment, sensors and devices. Then, by tapping into native communication protocols, data can … Continue reading

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Firms Team Up for IoT Security Design and Evaluation Services

U‑blox is partnering with the Kudelski Group to provide a service that helps clients protect IoT devices and the ecosystems that they enable. The IoT Security Lab is a consulting service offered by u‑blox in partnership with the Kudelski Group, … Continue reading

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Bluetooth LE Solar Dev Kit for IoT Taps Nordic Semi’s BLE SoC

Nordic Semiconductor has announced that PowerFilm, a company specializing in custom solar solutions, employs Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) SoC in its “Indoor Solar Development Kit with Nordic BLE” for IoT developers, engineers and hobbyists looking to power … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Newsletter: IoT Tech Focus

Coming to your inbox tomorrow: Circuit Cellar’s IoT Technology Focus newsletter. Tomorrow’s newsletter covers what’s happening with Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology–-from devices to gateway networks to cloud architectures. This newsletter tackles news and trends about the products and technologies needed to … Continue reading

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November Circuit Cellar: Sneak Preview

The November issue of Circuit Cellar magazine is out soon! Energy harvesting technology, panel PCs, analog ICs in industrial systems, drone design, mesh networks, MQTT, current loop devices and more—this 84-page magazine mixes together a tasty spread of embedded electronics … Continue reading

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Cloud-Based OTA Manager for IoT is Free For Up to Three Devices

By Eric Brown UpSwift is offering a free lifetime subscription to makers and developers who want to manage up to three Linux-based devices with the UpSwift cloud-based IoT management and micro-updating platform.Israeli startup UpSwift announced its cloud-based UpSwift IoT management … Continue reading

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SMARC 2.0 module runs Linux on i.MX8M Mini

By Eric Brown Congatec’s “Conga-SMX8-Mini” SMARC 2.0 module runs Linux on NXP’s i.MX8M Mini with up to 4GB LPDDR4 and 128GB eMMC and optional WiFi and -40 to 85°C. There’s also a new carrier and coolers for Congatec’s Epyc 3000 … Continue reading

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Cattle Health Monitoring System Taps Semtech’s LoRa Technology

Semtech has announced that ITK, a French supplier of IoT-based smart agriculture applications, has developed a new cattle health monitoring solution based on Semtech’s LoRa devices. The FarmLife smart agriculture service and its LoRa-enabled sensors detect cattle estrus, drive improved … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Clone Sports 1.84 GHz Intel Cherry Trail Processor

By Jeff Child Radxa has posted specs for a new member of its community backed “Rock Pi” Raspberry Pi lookalike SBC family, this time with an Intel Cherry Trail Atom x5-Z8300, USB 3.0, microSD, HDMI, eDP/MIPI, and GbE, plus optional … Continue reading

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Low Power, Secure Boot MCUs are Designed for IoT Implementations

Nuvoton Technology has launched a new low power, robust security M261/M262/M263 series MCU designed for IoT applications. It is based on an Arm Cortex-M23 secure core for Armv8-M architecture, running up to 64 MHz with 512 KB flash in dual … Continue reading

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