Selecting The Right Operating System for Your Next Embedded Design

From robots, cars, home appliances to calculators, thermostats, ATMs and mobile phones, embedded systems are everywhere. And at the heart of almost every embedded system is its operating system (OS), which...

Video Analytics Technology: Turning CCTV Cameras Into Proactive Tools

  With technology advancing at a rapid space, it is inevitable that there will be a continual stream of new products and solutions in the evolving security industry. Video analytics is the...
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Learn to Design: 5 Free Ebooks on Antenna Design

While there are a lot of books out there on EM waves and antenna design, they have been written for a very wide range of engineers. Ranging from a novice to...

How to Protect Telecom Networks

Network failures, whether due to human error or faulty technology, can be very expensive for users and telecom service providers alike. As a result, the subject of so-called fall-back mechanism is...

Power Measurement and Control Using Programmable Logic

In a complex system design, power consumption of hardware components is a very important performance metric because of the resulting thermal and reliability concerns. Reducing power consumption is a challenge to...

Processor Selection for Embedded System

When we began working on this article, the first question in our mind was about what made it worthwhile to spend time on this. A few questions asked to some of...

Your Guide To Soldering

Attaining ‘zero defect’ production requires a thorough knowledge of soldering technology. Here is a lowdown on the different kinds of techniques, material and equipment used in soldering K. Bharathan As defined in Digital...

What’s New in Software Design Tools for Embedded Systems

Since hardware designs are now being churned out in large numbers, it has become challenging for designers to increase the adoption rate and at the same time keep pace with new...

How to Understand Non-Invasive Breath Analyzers

Breath Analyzers are used to descry and quantify the alcohol content in the subject's breath non-invasively. These are invented by Robert Frank Borkenstein. These devices generate an estimated Blood Alcohol Concentration...

Understanding Signal Frequency Spectrum

A signal can be viewed as a composition of a number of sinusoidal signals with given amplitude, frequency, and phase. Distinguishing this composition requires analyzing the corresponding frequency amplitude and phase...