EnOcean battery-free PTM 215 switch module with NFC
EnOcean has extended the latest generation of its proven PTM 215 switch module for the EnOcean wireless standard with an integrated NFC interface and safety functions. This means that in addition to the proven logic ‘press button’, battery-free switches can now also be operated automatically with NFC readers and NFC-capable smartphones or tablets.
Key Digital HDMI distribution system for digital signage
Key Digital has released the high-performance, user-friendly designed KD-DA2x4G and KD-DA2x8G HDMI distribution amplifiers designed for digital signage applications in retail environments, transit hubs, public addressing, and large venues.
CodeGen AI chatbot deployed for Montenegro Airlines
Montenegro Airlines has partnered with CodeGen and released its AI chatbot, Lia to help service their customers and increase bookings. CodeGen’s Lia delivers human-like conversations online for speedy and informative customer engagement, providing rich content responses 24/7 with full automation.
Parker software tool for maintenance of IQAN modules
Parker Hannifin has developed a user-friendly service and maintenance tool for its IQAN series of controllers and displays. IQANgo enables service technicians or machine owners to connect wirelessly to IQAN modules in their machines, allowing them to perform a broad range of actions such as system status checks and troubleshooting errors or alarms.
STMicroelectronics expands STM32WL wireless MCU ecosystem
STMicroelectronics and Stackforce have announced a wireless M-Bus (wM-Bus) software stack that leverages the integrated sub-GHz radio and multiple modulation schemes supported by STM32WL microcontrollers to cut bill-of-materials cost and enhance flexibility for developers of smart-metering systems.
Bostik launches new range of engineering adhesives
The range of engineering adhesives includes new, low-odor formulations, which enable a more comfortable manufacturing environment, and low-blooming solutions. Blooming is the effect of adhesive being squeezed out between parts being assembled and causing staining.
1K gap filler for optimised heat management
With the new TCTP series, MTC Micro Tech Components has presented a silicone-free, thermally conductive one-component gap filler based on acrylic for for optimised heat management. The dispensable paste offers a very high thermal conductivity and can be used in applications where the use of silicone is critical. For example, at car manufacturers it is imperative to avoid silicone, because of outgassing issues, until the end of painting plant.&nbs...
Multicore interference mitigation by Green Hills Software
Green Hills Software has announced that it has extended its solution for DO-178C Level A multicore interference mitigation to Arm Cortex-A72 processor cores.
Wire-to-board connectors feature centre lock design
Ideal for high-density mounting and easy operation, the Hirose Electric DF51K 2mm Pitch Wire-to-Board Connectors feature a unique centre-lock design that will prevent any possible damage.
Taking surveillance off the wall
Closed circuit television (CCTV) has been a feature of our world for almost a century now. First conceived in 1927 by gifted Russian inventor Léon Theremin, it is estimated there are over six million cameras in the UK alone — one for every eleven citizens. The need for video surveillance for safety and security is clear, but what are you supposed to do when mains power is unavailable?