Teeny-Tiny Bluetooth Transmitter Runs on Less Than 1 mW
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Teeny-Tiny Bluetooth Transmitter Runs on Less Than 1 mW

Bluetooth Low Energy data packets can now be sent by millimeter-size IoT motes. By Samuel K. Moore @ spectrum.ieee.org Engineers at the University of Michigan have now built the first millimeter-scale stand-alone device that speaks BLE. Consuming just 0.6 milliwatts during...

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NINA-B3 series – Stand-alone Bluetooth 5 low energy modules
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NINA-B3 series – Stand-alone Bluetooth 5 low energy modules

u-blox’ NINA-B3 range of stand-alone Bluetooth 5 low energy modules now includes the NINA-B306/316 modules with an integrated PCB antenna. The trapezoidal printed antenna technology has been licensed from Proant AB. Moving the antenna to the PCB allows the NINA-B3 family to...

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Papyr – a Nordic nRF52840 e-paper display board
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Papyr – a Nordic nRF52840 e-paper display board

Papyr is a Nordic nRF52840 epaper display that can be used for various low power wireless applications. It supports both BLE (BLE5, BLE Mesh) and 802.15.4 (Thread, Zigbee). The accompanying Android App will allow you to draw a shape or select and image and send it directly to the...

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Insulin Injection Monitor Dosage and Wirelessly Transmits Data to Smartphone
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Insulin Injection Monitor Dosage and Wirelessly Transmits Data to Smartphone

DIABNEXT’s ‘CLIPSULIN’ device attaches to insulin pens and employs Nordic’s nRF52832 SoC to wirelessly send recorded insulin injection data via Bluetooth LE or NFC. Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Taiwan-based DIABNEXT, a healthcare services company, has selected...

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Cypress Semiconductor PSoC® 6 BLE Prototyping Board
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Cypress Semiconductor PSoC® 6 BLE Prototyping Board

Cypress Semiconductor PSoC® 6 BLE Prototyping Board (CY8CPROTO-063-BLE) is a low-cost hardware platform enabling design and debugging of PSoC 6 MCU based applications. The PSoC 6 BLE Prototyping Board provides easy access to all the device I/Os in a breadboard-compatible format, and...

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Cypress Semiconductor CYBLE-022001-00 EZ-BLE PRoC Module
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Cypress Semiconductor CYBLE-022001-00 EZ-BLE PRoC Module

Cypress CYBLE-022001-00 EZ-BLE PRoC Module is a programmable, SMT ready, full certified small form factor BLE Module with integrated crystals and an on board chip antenna. The CYBLE-022001-00 is a turnkey solution that eliminates RF hardware design and reduces investment by eliminating...

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BLE Micro is a Tiny Bluetooth 4.0 Development Board
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BLE Micro is a Tiny Bluetooth 4.0 Development Board

DFRobot Bluno is a Bluetooth 4.0 LE development board following Arduino UNO form factor, and powered by TI CC2540 chipset. The board sells for $24.90 on their online store, and the company provides firmware and mobile app source code, but if you ever wanted a similar solution in a much...

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Silicon Labs’ Wireless Xpress Modules help develop and run IoT applications in one day
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Silicon Labs’ Wireless Xpress Modules help develop and run IoT applications in one day

Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) offers a new Wireless Xpress solution to help developers get IoT applications connected and running in a day, with no software development necessary. Silicon Labs' Wireless Xpress provides a configuration-based development experience with everything...

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