Media Processors Maximising Performance, Minimising Power

Right from the smartphone in your hand to the dashboard of your car, the embedded media processor is working continuously to deliver what you see and what you hear. It needs...
Medical robot

Medical Robots Making Way for Improved Operations

Sushruta has been dubbed as the father of surgery for writing one of the most detailed and ancient account of surgical processes. The sushruta samhita, works as a guideline for ayurvedic...
keyless car

Your Car Could Be Gone In 60 Seconds Too…

According to a report published in Bloomberg, hackers are able to target vulnerabilities in electronic locks and immobilisers, accounting for about 42 percent of stolen vehicles in London. High priced vehicles...

A Guide To Model Rocketry

Model rocketry is an interesting hobby. To have a safe and predictable flight, rocketeers must have keen interest and some experience in the field. Lack of insight into the underlying technology...

Get Set To Start Arduino Programming

Arduino is one of the most conveniently designed and efficiently structured prototype open source platforms available. What makes Arduino unique is the ease of putting across its instructions to the microcontroller...

Solid State Drives (SSDs) In, Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) Out!

Sometimes it is the applications that drive a technology. We can look at ‘Big Data’ as one of the reasons why the spotlight is back on solid-state storage technology. Solid-state storage...
Raspberry Pi projects

Exciting Design Software and Raspberry Pi Operating Systems

Raspbian NOOBS New Out Of Box design software, or NOOBS, was introduced on June 13, 2013. It makes Raspberry Pi easier to use by simplifying the installation of an operating system (OS)....

The Evolving World Of Wireless Charging Technology

Nikola Tesla in the late-18th and early-19th centuries described a device that he believed could transmit electrical power from one conductor to another without the need for wires. But his work...
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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...

Premier Farnell a.k.a Element14 Could Be Bought By Avnet

U.S. electric component distributor Avnet has agreed to buy Premier Farnell Plc, the British maker of the Raspberry Pi single board computer, for 691 million pounds.This is the second company in the...