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A Simple Guide to IoT Architecture

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the latest step in the evolution of connected information technology systems. A report published by Gartner predicts that the number of IoT connected devices deployed across the world will reach 20.4 billion by the year 2020 - that's nearly three times the total population of Earth. To put that into perspect...

Understanding the Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data

The information age is characterized by rapid technological change and digital transformation across industry verticals. During the 1990s, the World Wide Web became publicly available for the first time and saw widespread adoption and innovation with technology companies leading the way as the world's largest businesses created their ea...

What is DisplayPort Certification and Why is Individual Quality Control Just as Important?

DisplayPort (DP) is a digital interface that transmits audio and video signals. DisplayPort was created to replace DVI and VGA cables in exchange for a higher performing standard that could transfer high quality video and audio signals, as well as offer other features that could allow for better interoperability between advancing technolog...

What is FPGA? Introduction to Field Programmable Gate Array

What is FPGA?

A field-programmable gate array, or FPGA for short, is a special type of semiconductor device that can be programmed by a customer, a product designer, or embedded systems engineer after the hardware has been manufactured and sold. An FPGA gets its name from two of its defining properties: field-programmable refers to ...

Hidden Damage to Your Phone’s Battery Due to Wireless Charging? Sticking to Quality Cables May be the Way to Go.

Potential Damage to Your Phone’s Battery Due to Wireless Charging

What is Wireless Charging?

Wireless charging, also known as inductive charging, is a newly introduced approach to charging mobile-phone batteries. This method uses induction from the electromagnetic coils in the phone and charging platform to transfer power.

While this new concept is convenient for phone users, it may actually be causing ...

Top 10 Most Common IoT Security Issues of 2019

There’s no denying that the Internet of Things (IoT) has expanded and improved technology. Not only does it help businesses gauge customer satisfaction, medical professionals gain a more accurate read on patient symptoms, or a runner track how many calories she burns as she improves her mile time, but it has also led professionals ac...