Special Processors to Drive IoT and Wearables (Part 1 of 2)

Globally, there will be over 20 billion connected devices in the next five years, representing $7 trillion dollars in revenue. This corresponds to roughly...

New 4G/5G Software-Defined Antenna For IoT

Taoglas and Adant have launched a new software-defined antenna to drive 100% increase in throughput, coverage, for powering wireless and IoT applications. The 'Taoglas...

Dual-core Wireless Chip Powers Bluetooth & 802.15.4 IoT Devices

ST has unleashed a dual-processor wireless chip capable of managing the user application and the radio separately for maximum performance, making it ideal for...

Optical Heart Rate Sensor Supports 1024 Hz Sampling Speed

ROHM has unveiled an optical heart rate sensor for smart bands and watches capable of measuring blood pressure, stress and vascular age at a...

New BLE 5 Transceiver With 0.8V Supply Voltage Boosts IoT Battery Life By 50%

At the 2018 ISSC, Imec and Renesas unveiled an ultra-low-power Bluetooth 5 transceiver with a low supply voltage of 0.8V which supposedly enables a...