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jimmyf

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Innovative product and technology marketeer, enthusiastic writer and translator, and author of the ultimately underwhelming blog "Oneday711": technology, travel, sport.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

2 weeks ago

Tips for choosing the right power supply for your design - starting with accurate DC/DC Converter measurements

Simple steps to establishing which power supplies you'll need for your application - and basing power requirements on measurements that are accurate

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jimmyf

LED Lighting

4 weeks ago

LUXEON CZ Color Line LEDs – Transforming the Ordinary to the Extraordinary

From the epi to the phosphor, from color conversion to the device architecture, Luxeon CZ Color Leds offer robust, reliable and unique solutions for designers and architects alike

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jimmyf

Automotive

3 months ago

Embedded World 2018: Digital Cockpits and Autonomous Vehicles … the end of driving as we know it?

Read about my top 3 picks from Embedded World 2018, where the most impressive and thought-provoking displays were the ones focussed on autonomous vehicles and the technology being developed to enable and control them.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

3 months ago

Simplifying Embedded LINUX MPU Designs

Microchip recently launched the System on Module (ATSAMA5D27-SOM1), specifically designed to help speed up developing embedded Linux applications.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

5 months ago

Aim-TTi and RS - A 40-year partnership

During its 40-year relationship with RS, Aim-TTi has built a reputation for innovation and enhancement, always seeking to gather customer feedback as the basis for bench test product innovations and enhancements.

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jimmyf

Workbench

6 months ago

Keep ESD at bay with the new RS ESD Selection Guide

Working in close collaboration with Desco Industries, widely recognised as a global authority on ESD prevention, RS have produced a selection guide which not only explains the dangers of failing to manage ESD, but also helps electronics manufacturers

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jimmyf

Test and Measurement

7 months ago

DPI 620 Genii portable Multi-Function Calibrator – calibration, measurement and communication in a single tool

Until now, technicians have needed a wide range of different, individual instruments for calibration and pressure measurement. The DPI 620 Genii roles all those instruments into one!

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jimmyf

Internet of Things

7 months ago

On Nye Thompson's Backdoored, Accessibility and Anxiety

I visited Nye Thompson’s “Backdoored” Installation at the Lowry in Manchester to understand the technology on display, but came away with a sense of the work’s deeper meaning.

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jimmyf

Test and Measurement

8 months ago

Testo Smart Probes – The Smart Way to Manage Energy Consumption

Testo Smart Probes help heating and ventilation engineers to capture, process, present and analyse critical data on the spot, fast, bringing convenience and speed to the measurement process and enabling fast decision-making

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jimmyf

Test and Measurement

8 months ago

Cable Network Certification Made Easy – when you go by the book

Fluke Networks have published a new Copper Cabling Troubleshooting handbook designed to help Datacom cable installation professionals to use their new release DSX-600 CableAnalyzer™ to certify their copper cabling systems quickly and efficiently.

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jimmyf

Articles

9 months ago

MG Chemicals – the right formulas for growth

An aspiring chemistry student from the UK contributes to the Canadian company’s R+D

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jimmyf

Test and Measurement

9 months ago

FLIR ONE Pro™ - Your Energy Saving Partner

Find out how the recently released FLIR ONE Pro™ thermal imaging camera can help you reduce your energy bills

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