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New Force Sensor For Making Precise Inputs On Touch Panels

Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Advertisement Alps Alpine’s new addition to its existing force sensor series brings more accuracy to robotic applications for writing/drawing on touch panels Like its predecessor, the new product is also beneficial for stylus pens used by smartphones Smartphones, in-vehicle controls, reservation and ticketing machines with touch input in are increasingly becoming […]

DAC 2020 takes a virtual look at design challenges

The Covid-19 pandemic has meant that the Design Automation Conference (DAC) will be a virtual exhibition and conference this year. It will take place from Monday 20 July to Friday 24 July. Highlights of the show is a keynote on the opening morning by Philip Wong, chief scientist, TSCMC: Semiconductor Technology: A System Perspective on […]

ST IoT dev kit with FreeRTOS connects to Amazon cloud

STMicroelectronics is aiming at those developing IoT nodes with a hardware kit that includes FreeRTOS and is ready to connect to Amazon Web Services (AWS). Called B-L4S5I-IOT01A STM32 Discovery kit, it is built around an STM32L4+ microcontroller and has sensors, a secure element (STSAFE-A110), NFC, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2. It needs the free-to-download X-Cube-AWS v2.0 STM32Cube […]