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Microcontrollers

February 23, 2017 17:34

Microchip Technical Training Calendar Europe 1st Half 2017

A full calendar of Technical Training based upon Masters Conference Content across all major European geographies. Engineers can choose from classes about both Microchip and former Atmel products, as well as general embedded control topics.

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Wearables

February 23, 2017 12:06

New High Performance Optical Sensor for Heart Rate Monitoring Ideal for Wearables

ROHM has recently announced the availability of an optical sensor for heart rate monitoring optimized for wearable devices such as sports bands and smart watches.

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New Products From RS Components

February 21, 2017 15:22

Igus Gantry Robots

Gantries are a combination of several linear axes designed to implement a multidimensional movement. Automating tasks with the Igus gantry enables lower costs and shorter production times.

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Arduino and Genuino

February 21, 2017 15:19

Compatible with Arduino Uno and mbed: ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit

ROHM's SensorShield-EVK-001 sensor evaluation kit is compatible with open platforms such as Arduino Uno and mbed

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New Products From RS Components

February 20, 2017 11:37

SensiEDGE's SensiBLE MCU+BLE+Sensors+Battery

Pack the powerful processing capability of the STM32L476, Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity into your next IoT design. This tiny module also includes a wide range of motion and environmental MEMS sensors including Light Sensor and Digital Microphone.

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Internet of Things

February 17, 2017 16:16

Creator at Embedded World

Meet the Creator team at Embedded World next month, we'll be at booth 4-629. You can grab a sneak peek at what we're showing or book a meeting. Alternatively bring your Creator Ci40 board and show us what you're doing

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Connectors

February 17, 2017 15:47

Expanded circular connector family meets the growing demands of the railway sector

HARTING has expanded its family of M12 PushPull circular connectors with a number of new versions designed to meet the growing needs of today’s railway sector.

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New Products From RS Components

February 17, 2017 09:09

Telemecanique OsiSense XCKW Wireless Limit Switches

Check out the XCKW range of Wireless Limit Switches, they provide a simplified machine communication solution where wiring is not physically or economically possible. Discover how wireless opens up a whole new range of application possibilities.

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Robotics

February 14, 2017 14:18

Shopping with robotics

Nice piece from Rory Cellan-Jones on BBC News, features the impact of automation on employment and how robotics and artificial intelligence are being used in modern distribution centres. Well worth reading.

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Machine Safety

February 14, 2017 14:18

Phoenix Contact Machine Safety day

A free one day workshop on machine safety is being run by Phoenix Contact at various locations around the UK. This one day introduction includes; Machine Safety, Cyber Security and Lightning and Surge Protection. Find out more.

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February 10, 2017 09:21

ROHM, Imec and Holst Centre Present Breakthrough Solution for Small Low Power Internet of Things radios

All Digital Phase-Locked Loop Combines sub-mW power consumption, small size and industrial-grade performance.

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Robotics

February 9, 2017 10:57

Soft Prosthetic Hand With Human Touch

When we think about robots today, they are generally rigid and made of metal, with sensors usually located outside of the body. This particular robotic hand of the Device Plus project is soft and sensitive.

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