Tuesday 16 April 2024
High-performance robotic arm controller: secret to leading Japanese logistics solution vendors
The rush to embrace smart technology in the manufacturing and logistics industries means that smart warehouse systems are an increasingly common sight in factories and warehouses. Smart conveyor belts, smart pallets, autonomous mobile robots (AMR), as well as automated handling systems such as robotic arms with integrated AI visual recognition technology are becoming widespread. The traditional paradigm of manual picking, sorting, and handling has been gradually rendered obsolete. The boost in operational efficiency has been accompanied by a reduction in dependence on human resources as well as fewer occupational injuries.
Wednesday 10 April 2024
SAC Group of WPG Holdings and MediaTek unveil collaborative IoT solutions at Embedded World 2024
Silicon Application Corp. (SAC) Group, a member of WPG Holdings, has facilitated the adoption of various industrial applications for its partner brands. Today, at Embedded World 2024—world's largest exhibition for embedded electronics and industrial computing—MediaTek unveiled an array of smart IoT devices. These innovations, developed by partners including SAC Group, MSI, and Cypress Technology (CYP), leverage MediaTek's Genio IoT platform. The device portfolio covers a wide range of applications, including edge computing equipment for factories, warehouse management systems, human–machine interfaces (HMIs), robotics, rugged computers, and in-flight entertainment systems.
Tuesday 9 April 2024
iCatch Technology debuts revolutionary camera advancements for home security at ISC West 2024
iCatch Technology, a leading AI image processing IC design company, is pleased to announce its participation in ISC West 2024. Several key technology advancements in battery-powered security camera will be demonstrated live at the event based on its Vi57 AI imaging SoC, including high-quality color pre-roll video, AI-powered audio noise suppression, and rapid press-to-live-view performance.
Wednesday 3 April 2024
2024 Chroma Precision Machinery and Measurement Technology Paper Award: inspiring creativity, courage to make breakthroughs
The second edition of the 2024 Chroma Precision Machinery and Measurement Technology Paper Award, organized by the Chroma Foundation and co-organized by the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), has concluded successfully.
Friday 29 March 2024
Better performance, more applications; Cincoze launches two new compact embedded computers
Rugged embedded computer brand—Cincoze has launched two new compact embedded computers in the Rugged Computing—DIAMOND product line. The DA-1200 is a palm-sized device suitable for most industries' basic applications and at a price point that has made it a popular choice among customers for many years. With this latest performance boost, it will likely remain a top choice. The DV-1100 supports the latest 13th/12th generation Intel Core CPUs, providing powerful performance in a streamlined configuration and maximizing cost-effectiveness. It is recommended for industrial sites with high-performance computing needs but limited installation space, such as smart manufacturing, machine vision, and railway computing.
Friday 29 March 2024
STMicroelectronics breaks 20nm barrier for cost-competitive next-generation microcontrollers
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronic applications, announces an advanced process based on 18nm Fully Depleted Silicon On Insulator (FD-SOI) technology with embedded Phase Change Memory (ePCM) to support next-generation embedded processing devices. This new process technology, co-developed by ST and Samsung Foundry, delivers a leap in performance and power consumption for embedded processing applications while allowing larger memory sizes and higher levels of integrating analog and digital peripherals. The first next-generation STM32 microcontroller based on the new technology will start sampling to selected customers in the second half of 2024, with production planned for the second half of 2025.
Thursday 28 March 2024
STMicroelectronics high-performance microcontrollers pave way to new innovations in smart home and industrial systems
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has revealed a new high-performance device that punches above its weight by combining the performance, scalability, and security of microprocessor-based systems that are typically more complex with the simplicity and integration of microcontrollers (MCUs).
Monday 25 March 2024
Arm advocates PSA certified as cornerstone for complying with IoT security regulations
According to statistics, the global number of connected devices reached 16 billion by 2023, more than double the global population! However, there are many device manufacturers who have yet to adopt security by design principles leading to hacking and privacy risks at the population level. To protect consumers many governments consider device security as a crucial national security issue and are in the process of legislating for its implementation. This trend will impact the entire electronics industry, from IP, chips, software and end devices, posing a challenge for stakeholders to comply with various security regulations and laws.
Thursday 21 March 2024
Taipei AMPA 2024, reshaping Taiwan automotive industry with focus on sustainability, innovation, safety and international connection
With net zero carbon emissions becoming a global commitment, an automotive industry revolution gets well underway. TAIPEI AMPA and AUTOTRONICS TAIPEI 2024 will take place April 17-20 at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1 (TaiNEX 1) in concurrence with 2035 E-Mobility Taiwan at the same venue. The three joint exhibitions will cast a spotlight on Taiwan's all-round automotive industry ecosystem as well as local and foreign iconic manufacturers' product roadmaps and technological strengths to help event participants capture next-generation mobility market opportunities.
Wednesday 20 March 2024
Embedded World 2024: Cincoze to showcase industrial edge AI computing solutions
Rugged embedded computing brand - Cincoze, will be at Embedded World 2024 (Hall 1, Booth 1-260) in Nuremberg, Germany, on April 9-11, 2024. Cincoze will display its range of world-class industrial embedded computing products around the theme of "Comprehensive AI Edge Computing Solutions," encompassing the full spectrum of industrial application environments in four dedicated zones, including the Rugged Embedded Fanless Computers, Industrial Panel PCs & Monitors, Embedded GPU Computers, and New Products.
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