Lighting http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25773/more en Infineon Joins Smart Appliance Security Lab in China http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/infineon-joins-smart-appliance-security-lab-china <div class="node-body article-body">Infineon helped found a research lab in China to develop stronger security for smart household devices like connected door locks and thermostats.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/infineon-joins-smart-appliance-security-lab-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/infineon-joins-smart-appliance-security-lab-china#comments Hot Topics Lighting Mobile Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:25:00 +0000 901221 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/electronicfrontierfoundation/page1" target="_blank">Electronic Frontier Foundation</a>, Creative Commons).</p> What Exactly is a Smart City? http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-exactly-smart-city <div class="field-deck"> According to the United Nations, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in urban areas by 2050, leading many—from engineers to political leaders—to concentrate on developing smart-city initiatives. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to the United Nations, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in urban areas by 2050, leading many—from engineers to political leaders—to concentrate on developing smart-city initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-exactly-smart-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-exactly-smart-city#comments Automotive IoT Energy Lighting Embedded Wireless Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:44:00 +0000 900601 at http://electronicdesign.com Panasonic to Make Gate Drivers for Gallium Nitride http://electronicdesign.com/power/panasonic-make-gate-drivers-gallium-nitride <div class="node-body article-body">Panasonic announced Monday that it would start manufacturing circuits that switch power transistors made out of gallium nitride.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/panasonic-make-gate-drivers-gallium-nitride" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/panasonic-make-gate-drivers-gallium-nitride#comments Automotive Products Lighting Power Thu, 10 Nov 2016 03:45:00 +0000 896731 at http://electronicdesign.com 5 Different Ways to Use LED Drivers http://electronicdesign.com/leds/5-different-ways-use-led-drivers <div class="field-deck"> Appropriate light-emitting diode drivers give more flexibility in designing better energy-efficient systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Appropriate light-emitting diode drivers give more flexibility in designing better energy-efficient systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/leds/5-different-ways-use-led-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/leds/5-different-ways-use-led-drivers#comments Automotive Lighting Mobile LEDs Thu, 15 Sep 2016 20:40:00 +0000 884711 at http://electronicdesign.com Advanced Building-Automation Sensors Save Energy, Enhance Safety http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/advanced-building-automation-sensors-save-energy-enhance-safety <div class="node-body article-body">New sensor developments help achieve greater energy efficiency and higher accuracy in terms of safety for building automation systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/advanced-building-automation-sensors-save-energy-enhance-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/advanced-building-automation-sensors-save-energy-enhance-safety#comments Energy Lighting Analog Digital ICs Embedded Texas Instruments Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 880631 at http://electronicdesign.com Q&A: Ted Konnerth, Egret Consulting http://electronicdesign.com/iot/qa-ted-konnerth-egret-consulting <div class="node-body article-body">Egret Consulting's Ted Konnerth discusses the integration of the Internet of Things (IoT) into lighting equipment. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/qa-ted-konnerth-egret-consulting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/qa-ted-konnerth-egret-consulting#comments IoT Lighting Interviews LEDs Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:08:00 +0000 881701 at http://electronicdesign.com Apply Deep Learning to Building-Automation IoT Sensors http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/apply-deep-learning-building-automation-iot-sensors <div class="node-body article-body">Real-time systems like smart sensors in commercial buildings are taking advantage of the richer computation level of deep-learning-based technology.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/apply-deep-learning-building-automation-iot-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/apply-deep-learning-building-automation-iot-sensors#comments IoT Lighting Engineering Essentials Embedded Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:53:00 +0000 878561 at http://electronicdesign.com Weightless Moves Toward Single Low-Power Wireless Standard http://electronicdesign.com/iot/weightless-moves-toward-single-low-power-wireless-standard-0 <div class="node-body article-body">The Weightless Special Interest Group recently announced that it would join Europe’s standards body to develop a new low-power wireless standard using ultra-narrowband airwaves.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/weightless-moves-toward-single-low-power-wireless-standard-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/weightless-moves-toward-single-low-power-wireless-standard-0#comments Hot Topics IoT Lighting Mobile Wireless Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:55:00 +0000 877061 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Sensors that wirelessly&nbsp;monitor how many cars are using a parking garage. (Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/sk8geek/" target="_blank">Steven Lilley</a>/Flickr).</p> Solar "Day Lamp" Also Powers FM Receiver http://electronicdesign.com/power/solar-day-lamp-also-powers-fm-receiver <div class="field-byline"> Poonam Deshpande </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A basic combination of a photovoltaic panel, multiple LEDs, and a small dc-dc regulator can provide light in dark corners while also offering a modest auxiliary dc-power rail.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/solar-day-lamp-also-powers-fm-receiver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/solar-day-lamp-also-powers-fm-receiver#comments Energy Lighting Analog Ideas for Design Power Thu, 19 May 2016 13:44:00 +0000 875691 at http://electronicdesign.com IoT—the Industrial Way http://electronicdesign.com/iot/iot-industrial-way <div class="field-deck"> What is Industrial IoT? Find out how it differs from the consumer IoT applications and why it is important to industrial applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Industrial IoT? Find out how it differs from the consumer IoT applications and why it is important to industrial applications. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/iot-industrial-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/iot-industrial-way#comments IoT Lighting Medical Dev Tools Embedded Wed, 18 May 2016 16:50:00 +0000 875621 at http://electronicdesign.com