Markets http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Beyond the Bulb: Lighting Gets Smarter http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm Atheros and LIFX joined forces to develop a turnkey, Wi-Fi-based smart lighting platform consisting of a connectivity module and complete bulb design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter#comments News Active components Commercial Mobile Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:09:00 +0000 31361 at http://mwrf.com <p>LIFX offers a variety of connected bulb options with a wealth of features. (Image courtesy of LIFX)</p> NYU WIRELESS Team Receives IEEE Award for 5G Research http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research <div class="node-body article-body">A research team at NYU WIRELESS, led by Theodore Rappaport, will be awarded the 2015 IEEE Donald G. Fink Award for their paper on millimeter-wave 5G cellular technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research#comments News Mobile Services Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:52:00 +0000 31341 at http://mwrf.com <p>Theodore Rappaport (right) and members of NYU WIRELESS showcase some of their research. (Image courtesy of NYU)</p> Decoy Jammer with Radio Data Link Takes Flight http://mwrf.com/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight <div class="node-body article-body">A flight demonstration of the Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer (MALD-J), fitted with a radio data link that allows for repositioning in-flight, proved successful.</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/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight#comments News Active components Defense Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:43:00 +0000 31331 at http://mwrf.com <p><em>Photo Caption: </em>MALD is a flexible and modular system that has the potential to keep aviators and aircraft out of harm&rsquo;s way. (Image courtesy of Raytheon)</p> Major Shakeup in Wireless-Charging Ecosystem http://mwrf.com/services/major-shakeup-wireless-charging-ecosystem <div class="node-body article-body">The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) and the Power Matters Alliance (PMA) will join forces to standardize wireless-charging-power innovations.</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/services/major-shakeup-wireless-charging-ecosystem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/major-shakeup-wireless-charging-ecosystem#comments Active components Commercial Services Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:19:00 +0000 31321 at http://mwrf.com <p>A4WP recently expanded the applicability of the Rezence technical specification to include the wireless charging of cell phones, smartphones, tablets, notebooks, laptops, and desktop PC peripherals. (Image courtesy of A4WP)</p> Micro Satellite Constellation to Expand Worldwide Internet Access http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access <div class="node-body article-body">The OneWeb system of 648 telecom-class micro satellites will help provide high-speed Internet access via small user terminals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access#comments News Commercial Industrial Mobile Services Systems Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:10:00 +0000 31311 at http://mwrf.com <p>The OneWeb system of 648 telecom-class micro satellites will help provide high-speed Internet access via small user terminals. (Image courtesy of OneWeb Ltd.)</p> Ambient RF Energy Supports Wireless Sensors http://mwrf.com/active-components/ambient-rf-energy-supports-wireless-sensors <div class="node-body article-body">Investigators from the U.S., Canada, and Spain study far-field, low-power-density energy-harvesting technology to enable self-sustaining wireless platforms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/ambient-rf-energy-supports-wireless-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/ambient-rf-energy-supports-wireless-sensors#comments Active components Commercial Industrial Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:29:00 +0000 31261 at http://mwrf.com Organic Substrates Aid Ultra-Miniaturization of WLAN Receiver http://mwrf.com/systems/organic-substrates-aid-ultra-miniaturization-wlan-receiver <div class="node-body article-body">Using chip-last embedded actives and passives in low-loss organic substrates, researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology are able to implement an ultra-thin WLAN Rx module.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/organic-substrates-aid-ultra-miniaturization-wlan-receiver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/organic-substrates-aid-ultra-miniaturization-wlan-receiver#comments Active components Commercial Industrial Systems Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:02:00 +0000 31271 at http://mwrf.com Printing Wireless IoT Sensors http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Toulouse, France, use inkjet printers to deposit carbon nanotubes on paper and other organic substrates, thus enabling IoT smart skins and zero-power electronics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Systems Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:22:00 +0000 31281 at http://mwrf.com UPDATE: Third of Four MUOS Satellites Successfully Launched http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched <div class="node-body article-body">The third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite, part of a system that leverages smartphone technology for secure satellite communications, has been delivered. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched#comments News Defense Systems Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:38:00 +0000 31001 at http://mwrf.com LTE Device Testing: from Theory to Measurement http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/lte-device-testing-theory-measurement <div class="node-body article-body">As more mobile devices are being equipped with LTE technology, understanding both theory and practical measurement techniques is necessary for everyone from troubleshooting technicians to design engineers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/lte-device-testing-theory-measurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/lte-device-testing-theory-measurement#comments National Instruments Commercial Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:02:00 +0000 31231 at http://mwrf.com