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2013-09-10 Team develops wireless accident detection system for elderly
University of Utah electrical engineers developed a network of wireless sensors that can detect a person falling and can call for an emergency help without the need to wear monitoring devices.
2008-09-30 Turnkey solution detects free fall in laptops
STMicroelectronics' free-fall detection solution has been chosen to protect data stored in HDDs in the new ESPRIMO Mobile family of professional notebooks from Fujitsu Siemens Computers
2013-12-13 MIT team develops through-wall, 3D motion tracking system
Dubbed by the researchers as "WiTrack," the system uses radio signals to track a person through walls and obstructions, pinpointing 3D location to within 10-20cm
2011-02-15 Lower costs widen use of pedestrian detection systems
Lower-cost technology such as Freescale's Xtrinsic chipset and efficient CMOS production techniques will benefit automotive radar sensors, thus increasing the number of cars with pedestrian detection systems
2010-10-07 Vision-guided system deployments rising as costs fall
Study shows more industries adopting vision and vision-guided manufacturing systems
2016-03-18 Surface waves may set early alarm, detect tsunami
Find out how MIT researchers connect interactions between surface and deep ocean waters with atmospheric forces that affect surface waves for early tsunami detection
2014-07-30 Accelerate ADAS dev't with radar signal analysis
Radar allows fast and clear-cut measurement of the velocity and distance of multiple objects under any weather conditions, making it an enabling solution for automated driving.
2008-05-01 Use analog switches for multimedia cellphone design
Several application examples are cited in this article to guide system designers with reducing pop noise, detecting chargers and improving USB eye-pattern opening in cellphones
2015-02-11 Detect physical defects using advanced fault models
Here is a look at the use of advanced fault model for detection of physical defects that cannot be detected using conventional Single Stuck-at and Transition Fault models
2008-02-18 Attain audio, video performance goals
As the migration to high definition picks up speed, video system designers are faced with new challenges related to bandwidth requirements, image quality, transcoding and digital media codec flexibility
2011-05-17 STMicro's iNemo platform enables new undergrad course
Based on STMicro's iNemo design platform for measurement gear, the new undergraduate course will train students in the integration of various cutting-edge sensors into embedded computer systems.
2011-08-03 MEMS module detects up to 16g acceleration
STMicroelectronics's multi-sensor module offers six degrees of freedom and targets advanced motion-sensing applications.
2007-03-12 MEMS device suits tiny motion-sensing apps
The tiny, low-power MEMS device from STMicroelectronics provides precise acceleration values in all three dimensions, meeting the growing demand for miniature motion-sensing solutions in portable electronic devices.
2008-11-11 MEMS accelerometers pack smart embedded features
STMicroelectronics has developed a new family of high-performance three-axis linear accelerometers with digital output.
2009-06-15 MEMS accelerometer fits ultraslim designs
STMicroelectronics has launched the LIS302DLH, claimed to be the thinnest three-axis digital MEMS accelerometer.
2007-12-17 Electronic wires stretch to double their length
An IMEC laboratory at the University of Ghent in Belgium has realized interconnections for elastic electronic wires that can be stretched to twice their original length while maintaining electrical conductivity.
2007-04-16 Boost automotive electric motor control with DSCs
The digital signal controller (DSC) is an ideal embedded control processor option for emerging BLDC-based applications. It is important that systems developers invest in a DSC architecture that is well suited to address the challenges of their particular applications.
2007-01-11 XYZ-axis accelerometers roll for mobile CE apps
Freescale Semiconductor has unveiled three XYZ-axis accelerometers that provide motion-sensing for CE devices that require fast response times, low current consumption, low-voltage operation and sleep mode in small-profile packages.
2005-05-30 UWB competitor squeezes more bits through limited spectrum
Which wireless technologies do you prefer? Ultra Wideband or xMax? You decide
2005-09-16 UWB competitor squeezes more bits through limited spectrum
Hybrid technology combines aspects of narrowband carrier systems and low-powered wideband PPM
2005-08-08 UWB competitor brings more bits through limited spectrum
Hybrid technology combines aspects of narrowband carrier systems and low-powered wideband PPM.
2011-12-26 Utilize interrupt features of a MEMS accelerometer
Find out how to implement reliable and robust interrupt-based applications using MEMS-based accelerometers.
2011-09-01 Understanding inverters' role in the solar industry
Learn how solar inverters can eventually pave the way for further development of future energy-harvesting systems.
2004-10-18 Trusted platform modules eye embedded
TPMs implement trusted-computing security objectives in a low-power, high-performance hardware/software combination.
2012-01-02 The lowdown on power line communication
Here's a discussion on power line communication and its segments, applications, and challenges.
2013-07-26 ST's eCompass combines 3-axis accelerometer, magnetometer
The LSM303C integrates a high-performance three-axis magnetic field sensor with a state-of-the-art three-axis accelerometer to provide an accurate orientation signal at its 16bit digital output
2014-12-19 SRAMs in nextgen IoT and wearable embedded designs
In this article, we will discuss the technology advances that necessitate SRAMs and also the evolving trends in SRAM technology that make it ready to service the needs of the future.
2009-03-19 Sneak peek at techs that could change the world
To celebrate its 125th anniversary, the IEEE recently assembled a panel of technology experts to discuss emerging research technologies that have the potential to change the world.
2008-07-02 Serial ATA and the evolution in data storage technology
Before we can fully appreciate the benefits behind the SATA standard, it makes sense to look back on the history of data storage.
2008-02-01 Sensor improvements usher cars to safety
This article examines how two CMOS image sensor technology improvements are helping the automotive market improve the car's security and assistance and provide benefit for OEMs. It also discusses how they enable new possibilities in the automotive market and further integrate image sensors in cars.
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