Communiqué http://electronicdesign.com/blog/2864/feed en Getting Acquainted with NB-IoT http://electronicdesign.com/blog/getting-acquainted-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/getting-acquainted-nb-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/getting-acquainted-nb-iot#comments IoT Mobile Communications Communiqué Mon, 14 Nov 2016 20:43:00 +0000 897701 at http://electronicdesign.com Wi-Fi Alliance Resuscitates the IEEE’s 60-GHz Neglected Stepchild http://electronicdesign.com/blog/wi-fi-alliance-resuscitates-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/wi-fi-alliance-resuscitates-ieee-s-60-ghz-neglected-stepchild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/wi-fi-alliance-resuscitates-ieee-s-60-ghz-neglected-stepchild#comments WiFi Communiqué Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:16:00 +0000 894631 at http://electronicdesign.com Scanning the Spectrum of "Weird Wireless" http://electronicdesign.com/blog/scanning-spectrum-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/scanning-spectrum-weird-wireless" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/scanning-spectrum-weird-wireless#comments Wireless Communiqué Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:47:00 +0000 887301 at http://electronicdesign.com What You Should Know About the New Apple iPhone 7 and Watch http://electronicdesign.com/blog/what-you-should-know-about-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/what-you-should-know-about-new-apple-iphone-7-and-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/what-you-should-know-about-new-apple-iphone-7-and-watch#comments Communiqué Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:30:00 +0000 884341 at http://electronicdesign.com Forget this Self-Driving Car Nonsense http://electronicdesign.com/blog/forget-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/forget-self-driving-car-nonsense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/forget-self-driving-car-nonsense#comments Automotive IoT Electromechanical Communiqué Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:25:00 +0000 880181 at http://electronicdesign.com NIWeek: The Best Electronic Conference http://electronicdesign.com/blog/niweek-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/niweek-best-electronic-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/niweek-best-electronic-conference#comments Communiqué Tue, 09 Aug 2016 16:05:00 +0000 878991 at http://electronicdesign.com And the Best Micro for Beginner Learning is… http://electronicdesign.com/blog/and-best-micro-beginner-learning <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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/and-best-micro-beginner-learning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/and-best-micro-beginner-learning#comments Microcontrollers Communiqué Mon, 01 Aug 2016 20:53:00 +0000 878771 at http://electronicdesign.com How to Choose the Best Microcontroller http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-choose-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-choose-best-microcontroller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-choose-best-microcontroller#comments Microcontrollers Communiqué Mon, 18 Jul 2016 18:56:00 +0000 878271 at http://electronicdesign.com Auto Electronics Got Complicated http://electronicdesign.com/blog/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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/auto-electronics-got-complicated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/auto-electronics-got-complicated#comments Automotive Communications Displays Wireless Communiqué Thu, 07 Jul 2016 19:27:00 +0000 877851 at http://electronicdesign.com EE Schools Not to Blame: Most EEs are Self-Taught http://electronicdesign.com/blog/ee-schools-not-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/ee-schools-not-blame-most-ees-are-self-taught" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/ee-schools-not-blame-most-ees-are-self-taught#comments Boards Power Sources Test & Measurement Wireless Communiqué Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:30:00 +0000 877451 at http://electronicdesign.com 7 Critical Things They Don’t Teach You in EE School http://electronicdesign.com/blog/7-critical-things-they-don-t-teach-you-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/7-critical-things-they-don-t-teach-you-ee-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/7-critical-things-they-don-t-teach-you-ee-school#comments Boards Power Sources Test & Measurement Wireless Communiqué Mon, 13 Jun 2016 19:15:00 +0000 876781 at http://electronicdesign.com UPDATE: The Shack Is Back http://electronicdesign.com/blog/update-shack-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="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/update-shack-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/update-shack-back#comments Blogs Communications Wireless Communiqué Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:32:00 +0000 876411 at http://electronicdesign.com The Shack Is Back http://electronicdesign.com/blog/shack-back <div class="node-body blog-body">Radio Shack re-emerges as a major DIY/Maker player, while Heathkit continues to meander. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/shack-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/shack-back#comments Blogs Communications Wireless Communiqué Tue, 24 May 2016 17:00:00 +0000 875961 at http://electronicdesign.com Have Communications Data Rates Really Maxed Out? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-communications-data-rates-really-maxed-out <div class="node-body blog-body">The goal of most communications technologies over the past decades has been, and continues to be, increasing the data rate. But how fast can we actually go?</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-communications-data-rates-really-maxed-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-communications-data-rates-really-maxed-out#comments Mobile Communications Communiqué Tue, 03 May 2016 16:34:00 +0000 875001 at http://electronicdesign.com Drones, the FAA, and Bluebonnets http://electronicdesign.com/blog/drones-faa-and-bluebonnets <div class="node-body blog-body">Of all the new technologies we have been seeing lately, drones appear to be the most useful, versatile, and successful. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/drones-faa-and-bluebonnets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/drones-faa-and-bluebonnets#comments Robotics Wireless Communiqué Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:54:00 +0000 874591 at http://electronicdesign.com