Community http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25749/more en The Temperature Digitizer Jim Williams Might Have Wished For 25 Years Ago http://electronicdesign.com/blog/temperature-digitizer-jim-williams-might-have-wished-25-years-ago <div class="node-body blog-body">A new part that connects to any thermocouple, thermistor, or Resistance Temperature Detector (RTD) and digitizes the temperature being sensed to an accuracy of 0.1°C with 0.001°C resolution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/secondary-emissions">Secondary Emissions</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/temperature-digitizer-jim-williams-might-have-wished-25-years-ago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/temperature-digitizer-jim-williams-might-have-wished-25-years-ago#comments Blogs Linear Technology Jim Williams Linear Technology LTC2983 Temperature Sensing Secondary Emissions Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:43:00 +0000 821861 at http://electronicdesign.com Hundreds of Sensors Will Become Your Life-Long Buddies http://electronicdesign.com/blog/hundreds-sensors-will-become-your-life-long-buddies <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/uploads/2014/11/LondonCallingSensor_WEB.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 295px; float: left;" />Industry experts are consistently predicting an electronic connectivity explosion&mdash;by the end of this decade nearly 40 billion systems and connected devices could be communicating with each other.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/london-calling">London Calling</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/hundreds-sensors-will-become-your-life-long-buddies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/hundreds-sensors-will-become-your-life-long-buddies#comments Blogs Embedded London Calling Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:31:00 +0000 821481 at http://electronicdesign.com Real Tech Toys for the Holidays http://electronicdesign.com/blog/real-tech-toys-holidays <div class="node-body blog-body">What do you get for the tech-minded for the holidays? Smartwatches are not the only alternative.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/real-tech-toys-holidays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/real-tech-toys-holidays#comments Blogs Embedded alt.embedded Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:01:00 +0000 821041 at http://electronicdesign.com Implement Real Net Neutrality: Leave the Internet Alone http://electronicdesign.com/blog/implement-real-net-neutrality-leave-internet-alone <div class="node-body blog-body">I promised myself earlier in the year that I would not write about the net neutrality issue again. Now that topic has again appeared front and center at the FCC with the recent political changes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/implement-real-net-neutrality-leave-internet-alone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/implement-real-net-neutrality-leave-internet-alone#comments Blogs Communications Communiqué Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:35:00 +0000 820821 at http://electronicdesign.com How to Outsource Your Project to Failure http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-outsource-your-project-failure <div class="node-body blog-body">This article will address failure to carefully vet a potential manufacturing or “turnkey” partner and/or failure to transfer sufficient information and requirements to such a partner, a very common problem I have seen again and again with my clients over the years, and have been the shoulder cried upon by several relatives and clients in the past.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/guest-blogs">Guest blogs</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-outsource-your-project-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/how-outsource-your-project-failure#comments Blogs Guest Blogger Guest blogs Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:22:00 +0000 817261 at http://electronicdesign.com Transition from the Academe to the Industry Unraveled http://electronicdesign.com/blog/transition-academe-industry-unraveled <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>There have been many arguments here and there about how short-comings of universities and colleges yield engineers with skill sets that do not cater to the demands of the industry. There have been many arguments here and there about an imminent shortage of engineers lacking knowledge in the sciences. There have been many arguments here and there about how the experience and know-how of engineers in the industry may vanish due to the fact that they can&rsquo;t be passed on because the academic curriculum deviates from it.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/guest-blogs">Guest blogs</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/transition-academe-industry-unraveled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/transition-academe-industry-unraveled#comments Blogs Guest Blogger Guest blogs Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:45:00 +0000 817351 at http://electronicdesign.com Small Beginnings http://electronicdesign.com/blog/small-beginnings <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>About 10 years ago I received a phone call from an acquaintance. He had found a new opportunity selling some sort of investments and he wanted to share it with me in case I was interested. Ken had done fairly well for many years as a contract software developer primarily in the financial services sector. His specialty was writing RPG code. (RPG is often referred to as a write only language.) But he was seeing the handwriting on the wall as the industry moved on to other methods, and saw himself becoming a fossil.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/guest-blogs">Guest blogs</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/small-beginnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/small-beginnings#comments Blogs Guest Blogger Guest blogs Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:37:00 +0000 817341 at http://electronicdesign.com 5 Things the FCC Won’t Tell You http://electronicdesign.com/blog/5-things-fcc-won-t-tell-you <div class="node-body blog-body">I have created a modified version here about the Federal Communications Commission with thanks to the WSJ for the idea.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/5-things-fcc-won-t-tell-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/5-things-fcc-won-t-tell-you#comments Blogs Communiqué Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:01:00 +0000 592081 at http://electronicdesign.com Military is the New Industrial http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial <div class="node-body article-body">In this era of cost consciousness when it comes to military hardware, engineers should consider Q100- or EP-rated devices, which help keep designs in production longer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/military-new-industrial#comments Defense Contributing Technical Experts Components Texas Instruments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:48:00 +0000 148431 at http://electronicdesign.com Will Apple Boost NFC? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-apple-boost-nfc <div class="node-body blog-body">Apple Pay, the new retail payment option, will ensure even more NFC to come.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-apple-boost-nfc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-apple-boost-nfc#comments Blogs Communiqué Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:21:00 +0000 148311 at http://electronicdesign.com