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Going Solar – Choosing the Right Solar Energy System

Solar energy is a boon in today’s society for two main reasons. Firstly, solar energy is a smart investment and helps reap the benefits instantly. In a time when electricity prices are increasing, using solar energy is sustainable, cost-effective, and…
How Budget 2019 has set the ball rolling for EVs

Mr. Maxson Lewis, MD of Magenta Power takes a look on Budget and explains how will it change the industry and how does Magenta Power plan to leverage the budget announcements. I start with my contrarian statement that the Budget…
ST Introduces Machine Learning Sensors to enhance Activity Tracking

Growing consumer demand for “always-on” motion tracking features in fitness trackers and other personal mobile devices has in the past meant designers needed to choose between those features and battery life. Attempts to reduce power consumption inevitably meant sacrificing tracking…

The version 2.0 of the FP-ATR-SIGFOX1 Function Pack, recently available for download, brings the ability to use a Bluetooth Low Energy peer-to-peer connection to configure some of the behaviors of our Sigfox™ stack (X-CUBE-SFXS2LP1) and S2-LP sub-gigahertz module. We are also releasing a mobile…
USB-C Becomes Standard For Power Delivery

The Need for a Universal Power Adapter As more consumer electronics devices shun mains power in favor of battery operation, how we charge these devices becomes an important question. We can all remember the wide variety of power adapters we…