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Jul 06, 2016

Get a Knowledge Refresh with New Books on Backhaul, IoT/M2M, and LTE-A/5G

As old fashioned as they may seem, books are still one of the more in-depth ways to educate yourselves on engineering topics....More
Jan 26, 2016

New Wi-Fi Version HaLow Targets IoT and M2M1

Most of the short range wireless technologies are addressing the growing Internet of Things (IoT) opportunity. Now there is a new one to add to the....More
Dec 15, 2015

Is Terahertz Li-Fi in Your Future?1

What happens when we run out of mm-wave spectrum? One possible solution is available today: light waves....More
Oct 16, 2015

3 Useful Wireless Technologies You Should Know About

Most readers are intimately familiar with the popular short-range wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and 802.15.4, but there are....More
Sep 30, 2015

Will LTE-U/LAA Clobber Wi-Fi?1

Have you heard of this latest development in cellular technology? LTE-U is Long-Term Evolution in the Unlicensed spectrum. LAA is Licensed-Assisted....More
Sep 17, 2015

Wireless Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Microwaves?8

If you are an experienced RF/microwave engineer, this quiz on wireless basics might be trivial to you. Find out now....More
Aug 13, 2015

IoT and 5G Highlighted at NIWeek 2015

Every year since the late 1990s, National Instruments has been presenting its unique NIWeek conference....More
Aug 03, 2015

EMI: Electronic Misery in Design1

We live in a massive fog of radio signals and other electromagnetic fields produced by electrical and electronic gear. Your job as an engineer is to....More
Jul 10, 2015

5 Things You Should Know About 5G Cellular

As you may know, the forthcoming 5G cellular system is in its R&D phase, with lots of options being considered....More
Jun 18, 2015

Antennas Get No Respect

The final frontier of wireless technology is antenna design, and the future of advanced networks will depend heavily on improved antenna technology....More
May 27, 2015

Wrapping Up IMS 2015

This was my sixth IMS and I was happy to attend as it is by far the best RF/wireless conferences available....More
Apr 30, 2015

Time to Register for IMS 2015

In case you forgot or are just new to microwave, IMS is the International Microwave Symposium, the annual Microwave Week conference and exhibition....More
Apr 13, 2015

5 New Things to Do with a Single-Chip Radar2

The single-chip radars come in a variety of forms. You can get them in the 24, 60, 76-77, and 94 GHz bands....More
Apr 02, 2015

Whatever Happened to WiMAX?

WiMAX’s original target was apparently wireless Internet access, an alternative to cable TV and DSL, especially in rural areas where good Internet....More
Mar 20, 2015

New Modulation Method Could Be Part of 5G

All of the basic modulation schemes have been known for over a century and even the newer ones are many decades old....More
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