Wireless Protocols and Industrial Settings

Industry 4.0 has released more intelligent machines and more efficient and flexible automated facilities. They are characterized by adaptable and secure connectivity, machinery-condition monitoring, data collection, and continuously adjusting production-process values. These functions are supported by wireless technologies based on the following standards and protocols.
1. IEEE 802.15.4 wireless standards

EATON’s HS/HSL Hybrid Supercapacitors

EATON’s HS/HSL hybrid supercapacitors are energy storage solutions with high storage capacity. These devices are extremely flexible and are mainly designed to be used for emergencies. Because of their high capacity, they are also useful in both pulse electricity and hybrid systems. 

Engineering Design Show Stocks New Smart Displays

It is now possible to design a product using a color TFT display and touch-screen, all thanks to the new EA uniTFTs displays by Electronic Assembly. The displays have an integrated graphics controller, I2C and SPI interface, and extensive graphics functions.
The uniTFTDesigner Windows software tool makes it possible to program all touch and display functions. The IDE comes with a drag-and-drop interface that makes it easy to use. Plus, there …

The Future of Flexible Displays

According to a report by IDTechEX Research, the market for stretchable electronics is likely to reach a whopping $600m by 2027. This is considering the benefits that come with stretchable electronics over rigid electronics. Because of their ability to be shaped and molded, stretchable electronics are greatly used for displays, wearables, and other applications.
Despite the many applications, stretchable …

Farnell Releases Magnetic Connectors in its Multicomp Pro Line

Farnell is adding magnetic connectors to its Multicomp Pro line. The magnetic connectors were designed to give value and meet the standards required by engineers. They are also quite easy to use thanks to their self-matting connections that are easy to detach.
Over the years, magnetic connectors and cable assemblies are quickly becoming an interconnect choice on the market, particularly for low-voltage applications. They are also quite versatile and are used in industries like power management, computer peripherals, medical/healthcare, industrial, …