Analog Devices' Blackfin combines processing power, security and ease-of-programming to deliver live video to mobile phones
Looking for a quiet restaurant? Or, wondering if the party has started at your favourite night club? Live video streams to the mobile phones of would-be diners and dancers lets them look inside. An innovative new wireless application called the IRIS(TM) camera uses the Blackfin(R) processor from Analog Devices, Inc. to secure and stream video from a camera to an enabled portable device, such as a GPRS or 3G phone, or laptop. The IRIS(TM) camer...
Staccato Communications to Deliver Certified Wireless USB based Reference Designs with Cypress
Staccato Communications today announced a collaboration effort to jointly develop reference designs for the Certified Wireless USB market with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. The companies are working to provide solutions based on Cypress's industry-leading wired USB products and Staccato's single-chip, all-CMOS Ripcord™ Device Wire Adapter solution based on Certified Wireless USB, which operates in the Ultra Wideband (UWB) spectrum and offers ...
Staccato and SMSC Collaborate to Develop Joint Reference Designs for Certified Wireless USB Market
SMSC USB MultiSwitch Hub and Staccato's single-chip all-CMOS Ripcord design reduces customer design risk and speeds time-to-market
Software enables implementation of audio applications in Bluetooth devices
Renesas has introduced ‘SBC Middleware’ software, an important enabling tool in the development of audio applications for Bluetooth devices using SuperH family microprocessors incorporating an SH3-DSP CPU core.
In-building wireless antenna operates over the wideband frequency range of 800 MHz to 2.4 GHz
Laird Technologies has introduced its UltraSphere CAF 94895 micro-miniature, low profile, in-building wireless antenna that provides as high as 3.6 dBi gain and operates over the wideband frequency range of 800 MHz to 2.4 GHz enabling six different technologies (AMPS, GSM, PCS, DCS, UMTS and Wi-Fi) to radiate through a single antenna device. This combination of features delivers to the end user a technology-rich, physically attractive and cost-e...
“Easy Radio” Modules range is RoHS Compliant
Low Power Radio Solutions has announced RoHS compliance of its complete range of “Easy Radio” wireless modules. Operating on internationally recognised license exempt frequency bands “Easy Radio” has been highly successful in allowing users “out of the box” wireless connectivity.
2-Kbit Long-Range RFID Chips for Multi-Purpose Asset-Tracking Applications
STMicroelectronics has announced the availability of two new 2048-bit ‘long range’ RFID memory products that are fully compliant with the ISO/IEC 15693 and ISO/IEC 18000-3 Mode 1 RFID standards for tracking applications.
Antenna suits mobile and fixed applications
Antenex, part of Laird Technologies, has introduced its Phantom Elite mobile antenna for mobile and fixed applications.
Waterproof Bluetooth Adapter from Bulgin
Bluetooth wireless connectivity is the latest addition to Bulgin's USB Buccaneer connector family. Bluetooth Buccaneer is a robust USB to Bluetooth adapter designed to overcome common limitations with hard-wired USB connections, such as the 5 metre distance restriction and signal isolation problems.
Modules give Bluetooth connectivity
Kanda has made available serial to Bluetooth modules that can be built-in to any product to give a Bluetooth connection. The modules have a low pin count, 3.3V operation and include an antenna.