Hand soldering competitors go iron to iron
At the National Electronics Week (held at the NEC in Birmingham from 8 to 10 April 2014), skilled competitors will go head to head in the IPC hand soldering competition with cash prizes of £300 for first place, £200 for second place and £100 for third place (as well as the bragging rights of being the best hand soldering technician in the United Kingdom). The first place winner will also earn the chance to compete at the IPC Wor...
How to make the best use of SoC FPGAs in new designs
Engineers can find it challenging to design systems based round FPGAs with integrated ARM processors. At the National Electronics Week (held at the NEC in Birmingham from 8 to 10 April 2014), the basics will be explained in depth at this year’s Embedded Masterclass.
CST University Publication Award winners announced
Winners of an annual grant given to university institutes and researchers for published papers related to 3D electromagnetic field simulation applications, the CST University Publication Award 2013 have been announced by Computer Simulation Technology. Highlighting CST's support in furthering research and innovation within universities, 2013 marks the 10th anniversary of the Award.
See rapper 50 Cent at the 2014 International CES
The ‘Experience CEA Stage’ at the 2014 International CES will feature live interviews with Gary’s Book Club authors and top industry guests - some conducted by Wall Street Journal and USA TODAY writers. The stage will be located in the Experience CEA booth at the 2014 CES, January 7-10, 2014 in the Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center, Las Vegas, Nevada.
2014 International CES has dedicated startup areas
The 2014 International CES will run January 7-10, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Consumer Electronics Association has revealed that there will be new areas and events at the 2014 CES that are dedicated to the startup community and entrepreneurs, including the Indiegogo Zone and UP Global LIVE Stage.
Texas Instruments at 2014 CES
At the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, January 7-10 in Las Vegas, Texas Instruments will demonstrate several of its new products that are shaping the future of personal electronics. TI’s advanced analog semiconductors and embedded processors power nearly every type of electronic device a person touches, including wearables, automotive infotainment systems, intelligent displays and advancements in health technology.
Wind River focus on the IoT at Embedded World 2014
Presenting and exhibiting at Embedded World 2014 in Nuremberg, Germany, Wind River will focus on Internet of Things technologies and trends and the associated opportunities and challenges. Presentations, product demonstrations and live customer applications at the Wind River booth, will all reflect this theme.
See the latest hi-res audio developments at 2014 CES
The Consumer Electronics Association reveal panelists for the Hi-Res Audio Experience conference track and exhibitor lineup for the Hi-Res Audio Experience TechZone at the 2014 International CES, January 7-10, 2014, Las Vegas, Nevada. Comprised of three dynamic panel sessions, the conference track will feature leading experts across the consumer electronics and music industries who will discuss the latest developments in hi-res audio.
Embedded industry welcomes the Challenges of the IoT
The IoT Developers Conference will be held in conjunction with the 9th annual Multicore Developers Conference, May 7-8, 2014 in Santa Clara, CA at the Hyatt Regency. Both the Multicore DevCon and IoT DevCon will include two days of technical training, demonstrations, and a networking reception with food and drinks.
Conference aims to improve industrial-academic relationships
Academics, technology transfer offices, funding bodies and industrialists are being brought together to explore the options available to improve industrial-academic relationships. The conference, spearheaded by Cambridge Wireless and entitled ‘Academia and Industry Working Together: More Than a Letter of Support’, will take place on 12th December, at Newnham College in Cambridge.