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  • peteroakes

    8 hours ago

    Hi there
    Here is what I have
    Windows 10
    IOT2020 with 2.1.3 firmware
    Connected with standard USB type A (PC End) to microUSB on the IOT2020 end (I am using a USB 3 hub in this...
  • PatrickCT

    1 day ago

    Hi Chelsea
    i'd be very interested to see the ADALM2000 included in this comparison, as I'm considering buying it.
    regards
    Patrick
  • arnirelando

    2 days ago

    Nice tutorial,

    but it should be
    $ pm2 start /node-red --node-args="--max-old-space-size=128" -- -v

    ("--" before max) ... at the end of the article (see graphics)...
  • Ten22

    2 days ago

    Povogla, sadly, it seems you may be correct to a degree, the company failed in its industrialisation of the design, which I think is a pity, however, all is not lost as they are currently searching for...
  • natflue

    4 days ago

    I have bought a Siemens IOT 2020 and watch your youtube movie and I've come so far that I've made ip address so it fits home network but my pc can not see IOT 2020 on USB it see as CSC Serial, And I'm...
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May 24, 2017 14:51

Keno Mario-Ghae - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Keno Mario-Ghae was described in his EW BrightSparks nomination as ‘an exceptional professional’. Having graduated from Cambridge University, he has taken nothing for granted.

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Automotive

May 23, 2017 15:24

Co-creating the future

TE Connectivity, as the lead partner for Andretti Technologies, runs a rotational engineer programme that puts a resident TE automotive engineer inside Andretti’s Autosport shop in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.

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Motion Control

May 23, 2017 15:17

Cypress PSoC Kit Makes Driving Brushless DC Motors Easy

BLDC motor control in 5 minutes with PsoC 4 Pioneer and motor control eval kit.

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Wireless

May 23, 2017 09:41

Tile Bluetooth tracker for your tools

Tile Bluetooth trackers can be used to keep track of what matters most to you – whether that’s your van, toolbox, keys or equipment.

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GreigRS

New Products From RS Components

May 23, 2017 07:26

Position detection using IO-Link

The BIP Series inductive sensors from Balluff detect the encoders position within the measuring range and output this as IO-Link process data. A quick easy to view LED indicates whether values are within or outside the measuring range.

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NathSE

New Products From RS Components

May 23, 2017 06:55

Schneider Electric new product - USB socket

An easy and simple way of connecting to your USB device without the need to open your panel! Choose an optional cover to achieve the IP rating you require.

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Sensors

May 22, 2017 13:12

What is the difference between shielded & unshielded proximity sensors ?

A proximity sensor has a field which extends around the front surface to the sides of the product...

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leonie

Articles

May 22, 2017 10:03

Josh Elijah - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

RS Components partnered with Electronics Weekly on its inaugural EW BrightSparks programme to celebrate the achievements of the UK’s most talented young electronics design engineers and help to inspire and encourage new entrants to the industry.

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Newsletter Archive

May 22, 2017 10:00

Newsletter 15-05-17

This week, Connecting with SKEDD, Arduino and water management, Daedalus designing and Cypress F-Ram.

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3D Printing and Design

May 22, 2017 09:48

Refurbishing MakerBot Ready for a New Home

Putting a 3D printer through its paces and making minor repairs.

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GreigRS

Articles

May 22, 2017 07:52

Modern technology – turning science fiction into science fact

How many futuristic tech gadgets from all those old science fiction shows in 60 and 70's made it to the modern world, plus what did

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May 22, 2017 07:52

Team DesignSpark wants you!!

Are you an innovative thinker who enjoys technology? We're looking for someone to join #TeamDS to lead our thriving community of over 500,000 engineers.

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