The Letterverse: digital twins help postal and logistics companies plan for the future

Outside of fantasy novels, nobody has a crystal ball to see into the future. However, postal services and logistics companies are building digital twins to achieve just that. Powered by data-driven virtual models that can simulate real-world operations, digital twins…

Berg Insight reports smart waste sensors have grown

According to a recent research report conducted by Berg Insight, it was revealed that the global number of waste collection points equipped with smart waste sensor technology reached 1.25 million in 2023 (excluding China). The market is projected to grow…

M31 launched MIPI C/D PHY Combo IP on the advanced TSMC 5nm process

M31 Technology Corporation (M31), a global supplier of silicon intellectual property (IP), has obtained the successful silicon validation of its M31 MIPI C/D-PHY Combo IP on the advanced TSMC 5nm process. The company has already begun development of 3nm IP.…

Earth Day: impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on energy efficiency

In an era where sustainability is paramount, the Internet of Things (IoT) has emerged as a pivotal force in enhancing energy efficiency across multiple sectors. This technology, which allows devices to communicate and operate interdependently via the Internet, is revolutionising…

Silicon Labs launches xG22E family of SoCs for battery-free IoT

Silicon Labs has announced their new xG22E family of Wireless SoCs, Silicon Labs’ first-ever family designed to operate within the ultra-low power envelope required for battery-free, energy-harvesting applications. The new family consists of the BG22E, MG22E, and FG22E. As Silicon…

Healthcare industry disillusioned in cyberattack preparedness

Kroll has released the State of Cyber Defence: Diagnosing Cyber Threats in Healthcare report, exposing the healthcare industry’s disillusionment in terms of its cyber maturity. The research reveals that over a quarter (26%) of healthcare businesses have immature cybersecurity processes…

Mouser stocking NXP Semiconductors MCX microcontrollers

Mouser Electronics is now distributing the MCX industrial and IoT microcontrollers (MCUs) from NXP Semiconductors. These new MCUs are high-performance, low-power devices equipped with intelligent peripherals and accelerators, designed for secure, intelligent motor control and machine-learning applications. NXP’s latest MCX…

£2million boost for robotics research community

The UK’s RAS technician community has been given a major boost with the formal launch of the UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems Strategic Technical Platform (UKRAS STEPS) which has been given a £2 million award from a £16 million Engineering…

Wiliot IoT Visibility Platform wins Big 4 and ISO recognition

Underscoring the strength of its financial, IT, and data security controls, Wiliot, the Internet of Things pioneer whose ambient IoT Visibility Platform is enabling trillions of “things” to gain intelligence, has announced that the data security and governance robustness of…

Memfault introduces Device Vitals for IoT quality management

Memfault has introduced Device Vitals, a pioneering observability platform for embedded devices, designed to provide immediate insight into critical health and quality metrics of IoT fleets. This new feature offers embedded engineers built-in dashboards for monitoring key performance issues such…