• Secure IoT Device Communications with a Single Chip

    IoT Security The IoT landscape is increasingly becoming aware of the need for security, IoT developers are facing increased demands for tighter security. IoT security is more than just secure sessions underlying secret keys and secure messaging. However, an intact security chain is complex to design and implement more so ...
  • Different Types Of Motors And Their Use

    Motor Motors impact almost every aspect of our lives. They are found in smartphones, microwaves, washing machines computers and lifts among multitudes of other devices and appliances. Motors are electromechanical devices that convert electrical energy into mechanical energy. They convert electrical energy into rotational energy. Principle of operation When a ...
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    Wireless Sensor Networking Products

    Wireless Sensor Networks A wireless sensor network (WSN) is a group of specialized transducers which use sensors placed in diverse locations to monitor physical conditions. A WSN system is composed of multiple sensor nodes that are small and light hence portable. Each system is a has a gateway that provides ...
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    How to Combine High and Low Voltages

    Voltage Combination Low voltage is often preferred in many applications but there are applications that require high voltages of up to hundreds of volts. This includes applications like haptic devices, print head drivers, scientific instruments, specialized sensors and piezoelectric motors. This makes the combination of low and high voltages inevitable. ...
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    Nector M Power System from TE Connectivity

    Making Buildings Smarter Buildings are getting smarter by the day. They intelligence to sense, anticipate, illuminate and react is getting better every passing day. The increased urbanized and rising environmental concerns are pushing the demand for state-of-the-art buildings that are able to provide total comfort, convenience, and control. NECTOR M ...
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    How to Quickly Implement Standard Wireless Charging System

    Wireless charging Wireless charging has certainly been a huge sensation in the mobile industry despite the hits and misses witnessed since inception. Its recent incorporation in the iPhone 8 and iPhone X gave it a fresh lease of life and brought this technology back to the attention of engineers and ...
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    Low Power Revolution in Sensor Design

    Delivering much more for less energy We live in a day and age when energy efficiency is the major differentiator for manufacturers of electromechanical switches and sensors.  This is as a result of a global campaign to cut down on carbon emissions and decelerate global warming. Design engineers and consumers ...
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    Why do DC Motors have Brushes?

    Brushes Brushes are devices that conduct current between stationary wires and moving parts. They are sliding contacts that are used to transmit current from a static to a rotating part of a motor hence ensuring a spark-free commutation. They form a very critical elements of a motor where they conduct ...
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    Different Types of Sensors with their Applications

    Sensors We live in a world full of sensors from our homes, offices to our cars. They work to make our lives easier by enabling us to control our surrounding. Sensors are devices that are used to detect a physical quantity like light, heat, and force among others and then ...
  • Industrial Automation and Control-Schneider electric

    Schneider Electric a Global Leader In Industry! Schneider Electric recently received accolades from Product and project Awards for its cooling solution the Ecoflair Indirect Air Economizer. The Ecoflair was awarded the Top Product of the Year award. This award is just one of the many that prove that Schneider Electric ...