Satellite GPS to help conserve Yorkshire Dales
Globalstar Europe Satellite Services has announced that Yorkshire Peat Partnership, led by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, has selected SPOT Gen4 satellite GPS messengers to track and safeguard scientists and surveyors working across Yorkshire’s remote upland moors.
Dual-output automotive dead reckoning module launched
u-blox has introduced a series of automotive-grade dead reckoning modules for positioning that are operational up to 105°C. The NEO-M9L modules and the M9140-KA-DR chip are built on the robust u-blox M9 GNSS platform and use dead reckoning techniques to provide accurate position data when satellite signals are compromised or unavailable.
Communication solution for industrial Ethernet-APL
SEGGER Microcontroller has announced a collaboration with Analog Devices, in order to provide embedded engineers with a new solution for the development of industrial Ethernet applications including the new Ethernet-APL standard.
New TAA-compliant waveguide horn antennas
Fairview Microwave has released a new series of standard gain, waveguide horn antennas that can be used in a wide range of test and measurement, wireless communication, government/military, R&D, and microwave radio systems applications.
M.2 cards bring connectivity to evaluation boards
u-blox has introduced a set of WiFi 5, WiFi 6, and Bluetooth expansion M.2 cards that plug into NXP Semiconductors’ i.MX processor evaluation kits. The cards, which conform to the M.2 form factor, integrate u-blox modules powered by wireless SoCs from NXP.
PointPerfect GNSS correction brings precise positioning
u-blox has announced the launch of its new PointPerfect location service. PointPerfect delivers an advanced GNSS augmentation data service designed from the ground up to be ultra-accurate, ultra-reliable, and immediately available.
Explorer kit enables Bluetooth 5.1 experimentation
The XPLR-AOA-1 explorer kit from u-blox allows evaluation and experimentation with the Bluetooth 5.1 direction finding feature.
Transceiver module aimed at Gigabit Ethernet
Mouser Electronics is now stocking the FTCD8613E1PCM QSFP-DD SR8 transceiver module from II-VI.
RivieraWaves UWB platform IP launched by CEVA
CEVA has unveiled RivieraWaves UWB, a power-efficient ultra-wideband (UWB) turnkey MAC and PHY platform intellectual property (IP) compliant with the IEEE 802.15.4z standard and in accordance with the FiRa consortium specifications.
AIROC WiFi & Bluetooth combo chip brings reliable satnav
TomTom GO Discover, developed by TomTom is one of the quickest and most powerful satnavs on the market today. The satnav with its five, six and seven-inch display leverages the AIROC CYW43455 WiFi and Bluetooth combo chip from Infineon Technologies.