News http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6700/more en Expanded Coverage Will Drive Connected Car Market http://mwrf.com/systems/expanded-coverage-will-drive-connected-car-market <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To fulfill the needs of consumers, mobile network operators must provide seamless network connectivity for the market to thrive by 2024. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/expanded-coverage-will-drive-connected-car-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/expanded-coverage-will-drive-connected-car-market#comments News Automotive Systems Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:30:00 +0000 28061 at http://mwrf.com Courtesy of Harold Cunningham/Getty Images ZigBee Conquers Space-Based SATCOM Tests http://mwrf.com/active-components/zigbee-conquers-space-based-satcom-tests <div class="node-body article-body">A dual miniature satellite system uses a ZigBee wireless sensor network (WSN) for inter-/intra-satellite communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/zigbee-conquers-space-based-satcom-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/zigbee-conquers-space-based-satcom-tests#comments News Active components Systems Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:37:00 +0000 28041 at http://mwrf.com <p>The picosatellite aboard VELOX-I only weighs 1.5 kg. (All images courtesy of World Scientific:<em><a href="http://www.worldscientific.com/toc/us/02/03" target="_blank"> Unmanned Systems</a></em>)</p> UPDATE: Earth Observation Satellite Features Atmospheric Sensing http://mwrf.com/systems/update-earth-observation-satellite-features-atmospheric-sensing <div class="node-body article-body">The WorldView-3 satellite will use remote-sensing payloads to help create a digital inventory of the Earth’s surface.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/update-earth-observation-satellite-features-atmospheric-sensing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/update-earth-observation-satellite-features-atmospheric-sensing#comments News Active components Industrial Systems Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:02:00 +0000 26031 at http://mwrf.com Small Cells and CRAN… Working Together? http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/small-cells-and-cran-working-together <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new report claims that Small Cells and CRAN could coexist side-by-side by re-partitioning Layers 1-3. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/small-cells-and-cran-working-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/small-cells-and-cran-working-together#comments News Mobile Semiconductors Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:40:00 +0000 27951 at http://mwrf.com Satellite-Based Spectroradiometer Relays Stunning Sea-Changing Images http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-based-spectroradiometer-relays-stunning-sea-changing-images <div class="node-body article-body">As part of NASA’s Earth Observing System (EOS), moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometers (MODIS) help capture long stretches of highly precise imagery data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-based-spectroradiometer-relays-stunning-sea-changing-images" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/satellite-based-spectroradiometer-relays-stunning-sea-changing-images#comments News Active components Systems Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:11:00 +0000 27911 at http://mwrf.com Smart Wearables Must Meet Consumer Needs To Survive http://mwrf.com/news/smart-wearables-must-meet-consumer-needs-survive <div class="node-body article-body">Though sales are soaring for smart wearables, consumers abandon them rather quickly, necessitating a change of action within the market for future success. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/news/smart-wearables-must-meet-consumer-needs-survive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/news/smart-wearables-must-meet-consumer-needs-survive#comments News Active components Components Mobile Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:21:00 +0000 27901 at http://mwrf.com Transmitter Test Solution Supports P25 Emergency Comm Standards http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/transmitter-test-solution-supports-p25-emergency-comm-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Tektronix developed test software that complies with the Project 25 (P25) standard for Land Mobile Radio (LMR) emergency services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/transmitter-test-solution-supports-p25-emergency-comm-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/transmitter-test-solution-supports-p25-emergency-comm-standards#comments News Software Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:34:00 +0000 27891 at http://mwrf.com <p>Adjacent Channel Power Ratio, Eye Diagram, Symbol table and scalar measurements with pass/fail results are among the tests available for verifying the compliance of a P25 Phase1 C4FM signal to the TIA-102 standard. (Courtesy of Tektronix)</p> High-Altitude Balloons Float Toward Multiple Application Possibilities http://mwrf.com/systems/high-altitude-balloons-float-toward-multiple-application-possibilities <div class="node-body article-body">Rockzip turned to Kickstarter to crowdsource for their high-altitude balloons, which can be used for everything from providing Internet access to tracking deforestation. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/high-altitude-balloons-float-toward-multiple-application-possibilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/high-altitude-balloons-float-toward-multiple-application-possibilities#comments News Commercial Systems Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:24:00 +0000 27881 at http://mwrf.com Experimental Spaceplane Designs Foresee Everyday Operability http://mwrf.com/systems/experimental-spaceplane-designs-foresee-everyday-operability <div class="node-body article-body">The Experimental Spaceplane (XS-1) program is working on an unmanned vehicle that could be reused repeatedly to launch small satellites.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/experimental-spaceplane-designs-foresee-everyday-operability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/experimental-spaceplane-designs-foresee-everyday-operability#comments News Defense Industrial Systems Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:39:00 +0000 27861 at http://mwrf.com <p>One of the goals of the XS-1 program is to the ability to fly 10 times in 10 days. (Artist&#39;s concept courtesy of DARPA)</p> Single Laser Source Transmits Data at 43 Tbits/s Via Multicore Fiber http://mwrf.com/passive-components/single-laser-source-transmits-data-43-tbitss-multicore-fiber <div class="node-body article-body">A new fiber-optic technology, using seven cores as opposed to the standard one, achieved bandwidth speeds of 43 Tbits/s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/single-laser-source-transmits-data-43-tbitss-multicore-fiber" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/single-laser-source-transmits-data-43-tbitss-multicore-fiber#comments News Mobile Passive components Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:25:00 +0000 27851 at http://mwrf.com