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How Exactly Does Wireless Mobile Telecommunications Technology Work?

09/25/2016 by Ivanov327950
Dear community, As far a I know about mobile networks (some basics from a Communication Networks University course), coverage is based on the cell te...
Pathfinder Tags: 4G CAT S60 cell Communication Networks gsm ...
Views: 157, Comments: 10
Last comment 09/26/2016 by Mikerho

Dead Wireless Mice

09/22/2016 by garth
Hi all, I am looking for answers re failure of my wireless mouse working fine then next reboot nothing, this is running on Win 8.1. The transmitter...
Views: 364, Comments: 28
Last comment 09/25/2016 by Andy Germany

Field Monitoring And Control By GSM

09/19/2016 by gutmonarch
Hi, do you have any experience configuring a system of network monitoring and controlling field devices from 10~100km away via GSM protocol? What pro...
Pathfinder Tags: GSM protocol Field instruments and Control
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Last comment 09/21/2016 by James Stewart

Amplifying 100ps Risetime / Falltime Signal

09/16/2016 by Shyam
Hello, I have a problem of Amplifying 100ps risetime / falltime signal of width 5ns to 10ns 0V to about -10mV signal into 50 ohms resistor. If I use...
Views: 187, Comments: 20
Last comment 09/20/2016 by Shyam
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Light & Laser Blog

130 blog entries, 1119 comments (1 Viewing)

How to Engrave a Photo on an iPad or iPhone

09/18/2016 by Epilog Laser
You just got a new tablet and you want to make it your own. Sure, a couple lines of laser engraved text or your initials are nice, but does it really...
Pathfinder Tags: customization engraving epilog laser Laser
Views: 727, Comments: 4
Last comment 09/22/2016 by Epilog Laser

Coated Optical Fibers: Highly Functional and Durable

08/23/2016 by SavvyExacta
Abrasive damage of optical fibers occurs when the protective coating of the fiber is scratched or scraped. This can expose or damage the integrity of...
Views: 180, Comments: 0
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Data Acquisition

104 blog entries, 693 comments (0 Viewing)

Delivering a Signal to a Load

09/14/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
To transmit data from a source to a load, make sure nothing gets lost or distorted along the way. The circuit to do that job is a driver. This article...
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Fast Tracks to the IoT

08/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Standard development kits assist in the design of an IoT system. Today's kits include integrated hardware, software, and connectivity. Standard commun...
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Wireless Technology Blog

114 blog entries, 2478 comments (0 Viewing)

Solar System Internet Debuts on Space Station

09/12/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
NASA is taking a giant leap for mankind by creating a Solar System-wide Internet that will improve space station experiments as well as benefit earthb...
Views: 140, Comments: 2
Last comment 09/13/2016 by dkwarner

Full-duplex Wireless Eases Spectrum Crunch

08/13/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Despite advances and extensive use of the unused radio frequency spectrum, commercial wireless systems have yet to exploit the advantages of full-dupl...
Views: 120, Comments: 2
Last comment 08/14/2016 by Deefburger
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Display Technologies

99 blog entries, 319 comments (0 Viewing)

The Latest in Back-to-School Fashion?

08/31/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Smart kids (and adults, too!) may just be sporting "smart" clothes — if not this September, then soon. Researchers predict the smart clothing ma...
Views: 158, Comments: 1
Last comment 08/31/2016 by SolarEagle

A Display in the Palm of Your Hand

06/28/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Did you ever write someone's phone number on your hand? The newest smart device interface could take you back to those simpler times. It uses the top...
Views: 181, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/28/2016 by Rixter
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Electronic Components

116 blog entries, 683 comments (0 Viewing)

Encapsulation Boosts Coin Cell Storage Capacity

08/29/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Because consumers are demanding smaller products with more functionalities, manufacturers are constantly looking for better batteries. To address such...
Views: 109, Comments: 1
Last comment 08/29/2016 by tonyhemet

LEDs Get Smart with the IoT

08/26/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Connected lighting and the partnerships that will be required to make them more widespread are starting to gel, and big-name players are leading the w...
Views: 54, Comments: 1
Last comment 08/28/2016 by Brave Sir Robin
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Appliance Technology

78 blog entries, 533 comments (0 Viewing)

The Battle for the Smart Home

08/16/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Electronics companies, retailers, and telecoms all want a piece of the smart home market. Large and small, these companies have already begun to roll...
Views: 204, Comments: 7
Last comment 08/19/2016 by Mikerho

What Makes Your Smartphone Smart?

06/23/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Typically, a smartphone consists of components like microprocessors, system-on-a-chip (SoC) IC, cameras, sensors, display, operating system (OS), appl...
Views: 212, Comments: 5
Last comment 06/24/2016 by Phys
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Electronic Product Design

97 blog entries, 384 comments (0 Viewing)

Can You Hear the Difference?

08/06/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
With the advent of high-resolution audio, many in the audio industry have been wondering whether listeners can tell the difference between low- and hi...
Views: 315, Comments: 27
Last comment 08/09/2016 by jack of all trades

Flying Board Not Fiction Anymore

06/27/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Back in 1989, the fictional movie "Back to the Future Part II" depicted flying boards transporting people around as the wave of the future. Now that f...
Views: 262, Comments: 3
Last comment 06/27/2016 by SolarEagle
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Acoustics & Audio Technology

81 blog entries, 611 comments (0 Viewing)

Fooling People with Simulated Sounds

07/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In a scene that contains sound and pictures, can you tell if they both come from the same source? Many movie sound effects originated as actual sounds...
Views: 108, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/20/2016 by Rixter

Sensing Water Leaks by Their Sound

05/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In a world suffering water shortages that promise only to get worse, simply detecting and correcting leaks in existing infrastructure can improve...
Views: 196, Comments: 5
Last comment 05/25/2016 by Bayes
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Networking & Communications

95 blog entries, 1054 comments (0 Viewing)

Safe Design for Wearable Tech and the IoT

07/11/2016 by SavvyExacta
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises a wide range of wearable devices – intended for health, leisure, and sport. Bringing these devices to mark...
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Is the Internet a Utility?

06/15/2016 by HUSH
What’s your monthly internet bill look like? We are cordcutters in my house, so to facilitate our dozen streaming apps we pay for a ‘Turbo...
Pathfinder Tags: FCC Internet Net Neutrality utilities
Views: 385, Comments: 9
Last comment 06/20/2016 by adreasler
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Solutions for Industrial Computing

184 blog entries, 738 comments (0 Viewing)

Programmable Digital Power Control

04/06/2016 by SavvyExacta
The digital power IC market is forecast to grow more than 40% year over year until 2019. Applications outside of the server and telecommunication sec...
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Last comment 04/07/2016 by ci139
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Dawn of the Balance Scooter

12/02/2015 by HUSH
What did you do on Black Friday? If you're like me, you drove home from Thanksgiving and avoided leaving the house due to the yearly sales armageddo...
Pathfinder Tags: gyroscope mobility scooter Segway
Views: 634, Comments: 7
Last comment 02/13/2016 by geekykant
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Webinar Calendar – January 2016

01/11/2016 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
Engineering360 has a great lineup of webinars each month. Learn about specific topics from industry experts, for free, from the comfort of your own...
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Views: 350, Comments: 0

Meet the Team: Bryan DeLuca, Director of Content and Publishing at Electronics360

01/08/2016 posted in The CR4 Admin Blog
You may have seen a recent post about CES from Bryan DeLuca. There was some confusion over whether he was spamming CR4. That's not the case; he's part...
Pathfinder Tags: Electronics360
Views: 298, Comments: 2
Last comment 01/11/2016 by 70AARCuda

Webinar Calendar - December 2015

12/17/2015 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
December is halfway over, but there's still one more webinar on the Engineering360 calendar for 2015. Webinars allow you to learn about specific topi...
Pathfinder Tags: microwave power RF Semiconductor
Views: 279, Comments: 0

Spotted on My Trail Camera

06/20/2015 posted in Animal Science
by SavvyExacta
Last month I set up a trail camera in a wooded part of my property. It's caught family members, a guy we don't know, and a few animals. I thought I'd...
Pathfinder Tags: ANIMAL SCIENCE trial cam
Views: 814, Comments: 34
Last comment 06/23/2015 by IdeaSmith

AM Broadcasting: A Rebirth?

01/17/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
Picture this: you're an 8 year old on a Friday night in 1933, cross-legged on the floor next to your hulking, overheating Zenith console, impatientl...
Pathfinder Tags: digital broadcasting digital radio mondiale DRM shortwave
Views: 535, Comments: 1
Last comment 01/18/2014 by Chankley