Communiqué en Cellular Could Dominate IoT Applications <div class="node-body blog-body">Cellular systems are poised to play a bigger role in the IoT movement than expected.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IoT Communications Communiqué Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:51:00 +0000 910291 at 5 Things You Must Know About the New Bluetooth 5 <div class="node-body blog-body">Longer range, faster speed, and larger broadcast message capacity come with Bluetooth 5, which makes it an even stronger wireless competitor in the IoT space.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blogs IoT Lighting Mobile Communications Wireless Communiqué Wed, 04 Jan 2017 20:27:00 +0000 907831 at Retro ICs that Will Never Die <div class="node-body blog-body">From the 555 timer to the LM317 regulator, many old-time components still can be had from suppliers to help engineers, hobbyists, or even college students complete their projects.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components op-amps Passives Communiqué Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:09:00 +0000 902231 at Getting Acquainted with NB-IoT <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s understandable that you may have missed mention of yet another wireless technology for enabling IoT applications. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IoT Mobile Communications Communiqué Mon, 14 Nov 2016 20:43:00 +0000 897701 at Wi-Fi Alliance Resuscitates the IEEE’s 60-GHz Neglected Stepchild <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you using the 60-GHz IEEE standard 802.11ad? Is anyone? </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> WiFi Communiqué Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:16:00 +0000 894631 at Scanning the Spectrum of "Weird Wireless" <div class="node-body blog-body">We all use the familiar mainstream wireless technologies like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. However, there are many other unusual and less-well-known wireless types.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wireless Communiqué Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:47:00 +0000 887301 at What You Should Know About the New Apple iPhone 7 and Watch <div class="node-body blog-body"> On Wednesday September 7th , Apple announced the forthcoming availability of two new models, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Communiqué Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:30:00 +0000 884341 at Forget this Self-Driving Car Nonsense <div class="node-body blog-body">Autonomous cars may be on the way, but Lou Frenzel is having none of it.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive IoT Electromechanical Communiqué Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:25:00 +0000 880181 at NIWeek: The Best Electronic Conference <div class="node-body blog-body">Lou Frenzel has been to many conferences over the years, but for him, NIWeek is in its own category. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Communiqué Tue, 09 Aug 2016 16:05:00 +0000 878991 at And the Best Micro for Beginner Learning is… <div class="node-body blog-body">While the responses to Lou Frenzel's blog on choosing the best microcontroller were broad, a consensus of sorts did emerge.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microcontrollers Communiqué Mon, 01 Aug 2016 20:53:00 +0000 878771 at How to Choose the Best Microcontroller <div class="node-body blog-body">Electronic Design's own Lou Frenzel is updating one of his textbooks—and is soliciting advice from readers on microcontroller content to include. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microcontrollers Communiqué Mon, 18 Jul 2016 18:56:00 +0000 878271 at Auto Electronics Got Complicated <div class="node-body blog-body">It is no secret that the electronic content of cars and trucks has increased dramatically over the years, increasing driving distraction and steepening the learning curve. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Communications Displays Wireless Communiqué Thu, 07 Jul 2016 19:27:00 +0000 877851 at EE Schools Not to Blame: Most EEs are Self-Taught <div class="node-body blog-body">The recent post “7 Critical Things They Don’t Teach You in EE School” generated numerous responses, covering a wide range of related topics. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boards Power Sources Test & Measurement Wireless Communiqué Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:30:00 +0000 877451 at 7 Critical Things They Don’t Teach You in EE School <div class="node-body blog-body">Where did you acquire the core knowledge that has made you successful in your career? Answer: probably not at college.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boards Power Sources Test & Measurement Wireless Communiqué Mon, 13 Jun 2016 19:15:00 +0000 876781 at UPDATE: The Shack Is Back <div class="node-body blog-body">Many of you had strong opinions (both positive and negative) regarding Radio Shack's comeback strategy.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blogs Communications Wireless Communiqué Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:32:00 +0000 876411 at