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Every Month 25 Million Users in India Spend 255 INR For Online Video Content

With data analytics and high-speed networks rapidly developing each day, we are moving towards an era where we have everything at our fingertips. To understand this revolution better, Ankita KS from EFY had an interaction with Mr. Rahul Patel, senior vice president and general manager – connectivity of Qualcomm.Q. How do you think content revolution is going to change the scenario of the entertainment industry in India?A. In India, content revolution is happening on a rapid scale. The typical content that you get from the cable is getting shifted to ordered content, which you can also watch on mobiles, computers, tablets and more.  Today, we also have specific apps for each channel like Voot, Hotstar, ZEE5 and many more. A report from Kantar IMRB states that currently, there are about 25 million online video users in the country and the average amount spent in a month for paid content is Rs 255. Also, there is a prediction that India’s mobile video consumption will reach up to seven G…

Siemens acquires Austemper Design Systems for breakthrough IC functional safety technology

Acquisition strengthens Mentor integrated circuit (IC) design and verification technology for automotive,enhances ISO 26262 functional safety testing via Siemens’digital twin offeringInnovative technology performs fault simulation at orders of magnitude faster than competing solutionsAcquisition builds upon Siemens’ digitalization strategy and investments in the IC market, enabling customers to realize innovationSiemens has entered into an agreement to acquire Austin, Texas-based Austemper Design Systems Inc.,a startupsoftware company that offers analysis, auto-correction and simulation technology. This technology allows customers to test and harden ICdesigns for functional safety in applications such as automotive, industrial and aerospace systems where functional safety and high reliability are mandatory for compliance to safety standards like ISO 26262.ICs in these applications require three types of functional safety verification: for systemicfaults, malicious faultsandrandom hard…

Skyworks Releases Latest 2.4 GHz WLAN Front-End Module

Skyworks is pleased to introduce the SKY85309-11, the industry’s highest power, fully integrated front-end module (FEM) for 802.11ac Internet of Things (IoT) applications.  The FEM incorporates a 2.4 GHz single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) transmit/receive switch, a low-noise amplifier with bypass and a power amplifier.  It features high gain (32 dB) to improve system-on-chip (SoC) linearity and includes a receive filter port for co-existence filters without loss on the transmit path.  The FEM reduces costs by meeting maximum FCC EIRP requirements with only two streams and comes in a compact, 24-pin 3 x 5 mm Quad Flat No-Lead (QFN) package.  This feature-rich device is ideal for IoT applications including access points, routers and gateways.The post Skyworks Releases Latest 2.4 GHz WLAN Front-End Module appeared first on Electronics Maker.

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VIAVI Launches New Cellular IoT Testing Capabilities

VIAVI Solutions today announced the addition of cellular IoT (CIoT) capabilities to its TeraVM solution, enabling operators, vendors and service providers to test and future-proof their networks for the development and commercialization of the Internet of Things (IoT).The new TeraVM virtual Radio Access Network (vRAN) CIoT module can emulate over 16 million IoT devices via narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) and CAT-M connections in a fully virtualized environment. This enables users to test the ability of their networks to support the huge array of current and potential connected IoT end-points, while delivering consistent, reliable connectivity for ‘traditional’ mobile voice and data services.The module forms part of VIAVI Solutions’ 3GPP-compliant RANtoCore end-to-end test platform, which validates networking performance from the RAN to the core via the mobile edge. This enhancement provides users with a single platform that covers 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G traffic scenarios, helping service providers…

Bel Fuse-Circuit Protection Announces New 0678 Series Fuses

0678 Series H and D Both Feature High Voltage and High Interrupting Rating in the Surface Mount Form FactorBel Fuse-Circuit Protection, a Bel group company(NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of fuses, announcesthe 0678 Series of surface mount fuses, which are available now in D (high AC voltagerating) and H (enhanced breaking capacity) for AC and DC high amp and high interruptingrating applications, such as blade computing and blade servers.The 0678H Series, 500mA through 40A, offers high-amp circuit protection and a compact(9.8 mm x 3.05 mm x 3.05 mm) surface-mount form factor to save board space. In addition,the 0678H Series enables blade servers to operate at higher power (125Vdc rating) and
includes high melting I²t, which prevents nuisance tripping caused by transient surgeduring blade server hot swapping.
The fast-acting 0678D Series has an even higher voltage rating at 350Vac and ultra-high interrupting ratings (up to 2000 A at 125 VDC). Other D Series fea…

Tips of the Week: Popsicle Sanding Sticks, Swapable Work Surfaces, Wall Framing Trick, Wire Splicing to NASA Standards

Another week of seriously useful and thought-provoking tips from the maker community.Read more on MAKEThe post Tips of the Week: Popsicle Sanding Sticks, Swapable Work Surfaces, Wall Framing Trick, Wire Splicing to NASA Standards appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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Maker Faire Prague Highlights Czech Makers

Last weekend, June 23-24 Prague hosted its very first Maker Faire and the first ever in the Czech Republic.Read more on MAKEThe post Maker Faire Prague Highlights Czech Makers appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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Trash Panda Brings A Robotic Twist To Games

A great example of fun and simple robotics made with CRICKIT from Adafruit.Read more on MAKEThe post Trash Panda Brings A Robotic Twist To Games appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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How to Detect Hidden Cameras

Be aware of what might be peeping on youRead more on MAKEThe post How to Detect Hidden Cameras appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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Transcom Instruments India Private Limited

Transcom Instruments Co.Ltd., the leading manufacturer of RF Test & Measurement instruments HQ in Shanghai, China has established the subsidiary branch office in India. It’s located at FF 26, Augusta Point, Sector 53, Golf Course Road in Gurgaon, Haryana.The passion and dedication of well experienced team to making quality products is already well known in all over the world. Transcom Instruments is manufacturing RF T & M instruments for USA clientele since 2005. At present in India Transcom Instruments is providing sales and maintenance services for local customers. In future the devices will be manufactured locally in India.The CEO of Transcom Instruments says that “We are thrilled to extend our business and distribute our products in PAN India, We are delighted to open new subsidiary branch and look forward to introducing our T & M instruments to the Indian market”.Transcom Instruments recently attended Communications Asia 2018 and also going to participate in ELECTRONI…

element14 expands Test & Measurement Product Range with Additional Investment and New Products

element14,the Development Distributor, has expanded its Test & Measurement product range with additional investment in its linecard including new products from Weller, Tektronix and Rohde & Schwarz. The new products include theWeller WE 1010soldering station, theTektronix DAQ6510data-acquisition and logging multimeter system, theRohde & Schwarz R&S® FPCspectrum analyser, and theR&S® HMPpower-supply family.element14 has invested significantly in expanding its linecard and inventory over the past 12 months, and now has the broadest range of in-stock test & measurement products in the high service distribution market. “The investment in inventory that we have made over the last year has significantly strengthened the breadth and depth of our linecard”, says James McGregor, Head of Test and Tools at Premier Farnell and element14: “Our range of test & measurement equipment now embraces everything from high-value products for cost-conscious engineers and educator…

Friday Product Post: It's Clear with FLIR!

Hello and welcome back to another Friday Product Post! Today we have two brand new FLIR products, thanks to our friends at GroupGets; two products to get your LED strips hooked up in a snap; two new ways to get your next big LED project reliably powered; and a USB 3.0 cable.Just as a reminder: today (Friday, June 29) is the last day of our Summer Solstice Sale, as well as the last Flash Sale product with the SparkFun ESP8266 Thing. Make sure to get these deals now, because after today they will be over!Alright, let’s take a closer look at all of our sweet new products! Don’t fear the FLIR! added to your cart! In stockKIT-14654With the FLIR Radiometric Lepton Dev Kit you will be able to bring FLiR's thermal imaging reliability and power to your desir… $239.95 FavoritedFavorite0Wish List With the FLIR Radiometric Lepton® Dev Kit, you will be able to bring FLIR’s thermal imaging reliability and power to your Arduino, Raspberry Pi or other ARM-based developmen…

Ready for the next generation: Rehm Goes Industry 4.0

Rehm is always at the forefront when it comes to setting new standards in the field of thermal system solutions. Rehm Thermal Systems is also among the leading innovators in plant engineering who are addressing the issue of Industry 4.0. An innovative concept with worldwide Augmented Reality Support should make maintenance, documentation and on-the-job-training easier from now on. The advantages are obvious: reduced travel costs, availability anywhere in the world and shorter response times are just some of the highlights offered by the ViCI.ViCI stands for Virtual Communication Interface and is intended as a portal for maintenance support in modern electronics production. The innovative portal solution offers concrete support with the help of smart glasses, guided maintenance scenarios on tablet or smartphone as well as a comprehensive and expandable knowledge base.The three pillars of the ViCI in detail:The Documents area includes a library with all the relevant documents needed for…


Top of the line SCARA in speed and precision is designed for easy integration into the production line with predictive maintenance functionsOmron Corporation (Headquarters: Kyoto, Japan. President and CEO: Yoshihito Yamada), a global leader in automation technology, announced today at Automatica, the leading exhibition for smart automation and robotics, that it will be introducing a new line of SCARA robots, boasting sleek design and enhanced performance. Named the “i4,” the new generation of SCARA robot will save space during installation, and allow easier configuration into existing production lines. The i4 is fast, repeatable, easy to operate and flexible for multiple configurations and applications.
Please stop by at Booth 310 in the B5 Hall at Automatica to see and experience Omron’s new i4 SCARA firsthand.
Manufacturers around the world are facing major challenges in having to produce a high mix low volume of products and shorter product life cycles while dealing with labor shor…

Danfoss India bullish to drive the growth of industries in Odisha

The Denmark-based company has announced the launch of their first ‘one-point’ Solution Centre in Bhubaneshwar for all productsDanfoss Industries Pvt. Ltd., a global industry leader in energy efficient technologies has announced its efforts to increase its product and technology offerings in Odisha with the launch of an exclusive authorized solutions center in the city, through Nuex Engineering Services. This launch is part of the Danfoss India’s nation-wide effort to drive the growth of energy-efficient solutions for various industries, by increasing its on-ground presence pan India.Commenting on the entering the Odisha Market, Mr. Ravichandran Purushothaman, President, Danfoss India said, “Odisha is a strong market for businesses across sectors, ranging from food & dairy to heavy industries. The market is quite conducive for investments, thanks to the efforts by the Government of Odisha that have improved the ease of doing business in the State. This has motivated us to enter the…

Premier Farnell announce Chris Breslin as new President

Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, announce a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position as President of Premier Farnell. Parent company, Avnet, introduced Chris Breslin, currently senior vice president for global products at Premier Farnell as McBeth’s replacement at its Investor Day event in New York City held on Thursday 14thJune.  Breslin will report to Pete Bartolotta, chief transformation officer at Avnet, as he leads the Premier Farnell business and continues to drive synergies with the Avnet organisation.McBeth took the helm at Premier Farnell when the business was acquired by Avnet in 2016 and has delivered double-digit growth and profitability under his leadership.Pete Bartolotta, Chief Transformation Officer for Avnet, said of Graham McBeth’s retirement: “Graham’s ability to lead an organization and get the very best out of his team shows, as the business results speak for themselves. Graham—thank you for the contributions you have made durin…

Heilind Asia Makes Its Tradeshow Debut in Nepcon Thailand

Nepcon Thailand is a 4 day event being held from 20 to 23 June 2018 at BITEC in Bangkok. Heilind Asia exhibited at Hall 99, 8C48, together with TE Connectivity, Molex and other suppliers, Heilind Asia displayed the latest products and solutions including but not limited to Industrial, Datacom and Appliance to visitors in Thailand, and it was the first time that Heilind Asia had a tradeshow in Thailand.With 8,717 participants, NEPCON Thailand concluded the 2018 edition with an impressive record. Industrialists in electronics industry were amazed with the availability of comprehensive technologies and special features from Inspection Machine Zone and Automotive Electronic Zone, a seminar about the latest technology at NEPCON Forum, an exclusive NEPCON Networking function, and the first IPC Hand Soldering Competition in Thailand.As an authorized distributor for TE Connectivity, Molex, and Alphawire, Heilind Asia provides their products and also value added services. Heilind Asia supports…

Matrix Exhibited Innovative Telecom and Security Solutions at Matrix Impact Kolkata

Matrix exhibited latest Telecom and Security solutions at its maiden event Matrix Impact held in Kolkata at the Hotel Radisson. The event was conducted in association with our regional partner Chalissery.Matrix presented its latest PBX, PRASAR UCS – Pure IP Solution for Modern Enterprises that supports up to 2,100 IP users from a single box at the event. The product finds its applications in hospitality, multi-location, retail, healthcare and other industry verticals where mobility is the key for productivity. The SIMADO range of GSM Gateways was the limelight for apparent benefits of wireless connectivity and pocket friendly telephony costs. Matrix displayed its hospitality PBX that supports calling activities in hotels from 40 to 3,000 rooms. The PBX offers integration with well-known Property Management Software (PMS) without any middleware, helping hotelier manage routine operations and create enhanced guest experience. We also exhibited our scalable Gateways which can be deployed…

HUBER+SUHNER launches world-first 230V AC cable system, offering a new approach for remote radio power supply

The company’s MASTERLINE Ultimate Hybrid High Voltage (MLUH HV) makes it the first in the world to establish a new product class for mast-top installation, robustness and cost effectiveness.Herisau, 28 June – HUBER+SUHNER, leading manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, is tackling the increasing power and expansion challenges faced as 5G approaches, with the launch of its one-of-a-kind hybrid cabling system solution for remote radio installations.The pre-connectorised factory-sealed solution, the MLUH HV, has the features of the HUBER+SUHNER MASTERLINE Ultimate Hybrid (MLUH), yet offers a slimmer, lighter and more flexible solution. The cable is fast and easy-to-install, supports up to 12 remote radio heads (RRHs) and connects them with easy-to-install Q-ODC fiber optic jumpers and power jumpers.The latest addition to the HUBER+SUHNER MASTERLINE portfolio is able to deliver power at 230V AC directly to the radio heads, reducing loss and allowin…