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Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Projects with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and Smartphones

Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE, colloquially BLE, previously marketed as Bluetooth Smart) is a wireless personal area network technology designed and marketed by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG) and intended for innovative applications in the healthcare, fitness, beacons, security, and home entertainment applications. Compared to Classic Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy was designed to render [...]

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Touch Encoder With SAE J1939 Interface Replaces Conventional Touch Displays, Keypads And Rotary Switches

The Touch Encoder by Grayhill is a fusion of the functionality of standard touch displays, keypads and rotary switches that can support various languages or end product configurations. Whether it's robotics, automation, or other user interface applications, anyone can design a custom experience with great options. The new Touch Encoder technology applies to many markets, especially where shrinking [...]

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Building Embedded Systems With ARM Technology For Industrial And Commercial Applications

Practical Microcontroller Engineering with ARM Technology presents the full scope of components and materials related to ARM Cortex–M4 microcontroller systems.Chapters 2 through 9 provide the fundamentals and detailed discussions about ARM Cortex-M4 MCU applications with the most universally used peripherals such as flash memory, EEPROM, ADC, DAC, PWM, UART, USB, I2C, SSI, LCD, and GPTM. [...]

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Intelligent CAN Bus Data Logger Device With Two CAN Bus Ports

The CAN-Logger200 from ICPDAS is equipped with two M12-designed CAN Bus interfaces and an exchangeable SD card for temporary data storage. A DIP (dual in-line package) switch activates/deactivates the integrated 120 Ohm termination resistor. The user can individually set the CAN Bus bitrate (up to 1 Mbit/s), the CAN Bus protocol (11‑bit identifier base frame format or 29‑bit [...]

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Ruggedized CAN Bus - IoT Gateway Connects Vehicles To The Cloud Via Wireless Or Cellular Interfaces

TTControl, a joint-venture company of TTTech Computertechnik and Hydac International, introduced an end-to-end solution connecting vehicles and mobile machines via a cloud platform for data processing and analysis. The product was designed to enable OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturer) and fleet owners to optimize their fleet management and machine design. It also serves to assure the availability [...]

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Building Arduino-Based Projects For The Internet Of Things (IoT)

Gain a solid foundation of Arduino-based device development, from which you can go in any direction according to your specific development needs and desires. You will build Arduino-powered devices for everyday use, and then connect those devices to the Internet.This book introduces the building blocks of IoT, and then you can deploy those principles by [...]

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Introduction To The World Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Using The Raspberry Pi

Beginning Artificial Intelligence with the Raspberry Pi represents a moderate introduction to the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) using the Raspberry Pi as the computing platform. Most of the significant AI topics are explored, including expert systems, machine learning both shallow and deep, fuzzy logic control, and more! AI in action is demonstrated using the Python language on [...]

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Exciting Internet of Things (IoT) Projects With The Raspberry Pi Using JavaScript

Internet of Things with Raspberry Pi 3 is intended to introduce Internet of Things (IoT) projects for the Raspberry Pi 3. It assists with creating exciting projects, such as setting up a weather station and measuring temperature and humidity using sensors; it also demonstrates how to send sensor data to cloud for visualization in real-time. Another [...]

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CANopen I/O Modules With CAN FD Capability

Microcontrol announced its μCAN.8.dio-Snap I/O module with CANopen FD support. For more than 20 years, Microcontrol - based in Troisdorf near Cologne/Germany - has specialized in producing CAN applications for demanding industries as, for instance, mechanical and automotive industries but also renewable energy and medical technology.  They provide solutions to transmit analog measurement signals to a Fieldbus interface [...]

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Engineering Note: Reverse Engineering Of CAN Bus Communication

There are many applications, in which one may need to reverse engineer CAN Bus communication. Examples are automotive competitor analysis, telematics applications such as fleet management, and disabled driver applications. The typical reverse engineering process is concerned with moving a sensor and watching the CAN Bus network for message changes. For example, wind down a door [...]

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