• LED

    Understanding constant current LED drivers

    LED Drivers LED drivers are what make LED what they are. The give them the ability to last long and the ability to save on energy. In order to achieve this, LED drivers convert high voltage AC to low voltage DC current. LED drivers also maintain a constant flow of ...
  • Motor Control Starter Kit-Microchip Technology

    Microchip Technology Microchip Technology is arguably the world’s leading provider of microcontroller connectivity, analog, power management and FPGA semiconductors. It manufactures easy to use development tools. Microchip have a comprehensive product portfolio that enables customers to design tools and machines at a low cost and with minimal risks. One notable ...
  • sensors

    Sensirion SEK-SHTxx/SGP30 Sensor Evaluation Kit for Environmental Sensors

    Sensirion Sensririon was founded in 1998 and has gone on to become the world’s leading manufacturer of flow and environmental sensors. Senserion manufactures surface-mount (I2C) sensors for humidity, temperature and gas sensing. The traditional way of testing sensors involves soldering them onto a PCB that has been specifically for testing. ...
  • meat grinder

    Which Electric Meat Grinders Can Grind Bones?

    Electric Meat Grinders Electric meat grinders have become a treasured kitchen accessory. However, kitchen electric meat grinders that can grind bones are hard to find. In fact, manufacturers rarely mention whether their grinder can grind large bones. Electric meat grinders can grind both soft and small bones from rabbits, chicken ...
  • TE Connectivity

    TE Connectivity and the Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things Fundamental changes in the way entities conduct business has been as constant as the passage of time. Businesses have always acquired and used data to create value for their customers. In the past, this has mostly been done on paper. However, the ever-spinning wheel of change ...
  • arduino-board

    Arduino Nano R3 Board CH340 Chip With USB Cable

    Description The Nano is based on the Arduino platform and performs all the functions performed by the Uno but in a smaller scale. The Nano Board CH340 chip is ideal for small projects that do not need much pin-outs. It comes equipped with a low-cost USB serial chip making it ...
  • Brushless Motor

    Top 5 Industry Applications of Brushless Motors

    Brushless motors Brushless motors have become part of our daily lives. They are found in many of the gadgets we interact with everyday from mobile phones to drones. Compared to its brushed counterpart, a brushless motor has been confirmed to be more efficient, quitter, lighter and more durable. It is ...
  • arduino-led

    How to Make a Simple Motion Sensor Led using Arduino

    PIR Motion Sensor Passive Infrared (PIR) sensors is good for detecting motion. It measures infrared light from objects within its field of view hence it can detect any movements based on the changes in infrared light. It can be used to detect when someone moves in or out of the ...
  • Power Wireless Technologies

    Comparing Low-Power Wireless Technologies

    Low power technologies Developments of low power technologies have been driven largely by IoT connectivity. The end products of these technologies range from smartphones, fitness wearables to smart meters. All these products have design constraints chief of which is ultra-low power consumption. The other constraints include cost and physical size. ...
  • Microchip UTC2000: USB Type-C Controller

    Microchip UTC2000 Microchip UTC2000 is arguably the best thing to happen to consumer connectivity since Bluetooth. It was introduced in 2014 right after the introduction of USB 3.1 USB type C connectors that have since stolen the spotlight since they are reversible since they embody the same non-oriented connector on ...