Author: Edel Griffith Blog Posts

Adesto: M2M Embedded Hardware Company of the Year

IoT Breakthrough has just announced that Adesto Technologies is the winner of the “M2M Embedded Hardware Company of the Year” award 2019.   IoT Breakthrough has...

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ASICs don't have to be for life

Puppies are for life, but ASICs really can be just for Christmas As Christmas approaches, thoughts naturally turn towards gifts for our friends and loved...

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Building the essential blocks for the IoT

Developing for the Internet of Things (IoT) is difficult. When you’re designing an IoT edge device, there are usually tough constraints on cost, size and...

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CMOS RF Enables Transformation of IoT Satellite Communications

CMOS RF/mmWave Technologies Enable the Transformation of IoT Satellite Communications S3semi are excited to be present at the upcoming European Microwave Week 2018 conference and...

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All things Danish at E-18

E-18: The Electronics and Robotics Industry in Denmark S3 Semiconductors attended the recent E-18 show in Odense, Denmark.  The 3-day electronics fair which ran from...

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SWaP for the IoT

Engineering, like life, is all about compromises. You might want that new sports car, but how do you justify the cost? And does it have...

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Industrial Computing on the Edge

As the Internet of Things takes shape, companies are realizing that not everything can, or should be moved to the cloud. For many industrial applications,...

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PRIME and SMACD 2018

S3 Semiconductors attended PRIME and SMACD this year.  PRIME is in its 14th year as the key Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics...

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Industrial is the New Consumer

It used to be so simple. If you were designing an industrial system or product, you knew where you stood. You chose well-proven technologies, developed...

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Dealing with Disruptive Technology and the IoT

It’s a bit of jargon that’s maybe over-used, but if you’re an electronics designer you need to be thinking about so-called ‘disruptive’ technologies. Why? Well,...

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S3 Semiconductors at Embedded World

Darren Hobbs from S3 Semiconductors was delighted to meet up with Alix Paultre at Embedded World 2018 and discuss S3 Semiconductors mixed-signal custom chip business and...

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Cutting costs by 80% with custom silicon

Oil and Gas Industry: custom silicon delivers a better smart valve while cutting costs by 80% Recently, S3 Semiconductors worked with a highly respected supplier...

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How to calculate whether custom ASICs could save you money when designing IIoT devices

We’ve previously looked at the technical benefits of using custom integrated circuits when you’re designing, manufacturing and supporting devices destined for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)....

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Why custom integrated chips are ideal for the IIoT

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is all about making manufacturing, asset management and other areas of industry more efficient by optimising operations and maintaining...

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Making Moore’s law work for you

The world’s seemingly insatiable demand for ever-thinner mobile phones and ever-faster computers is driving a relentless reduction in silicon feature size. While this trend toward...

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Sensor signal processing at the Industrial IoT edge node

The Internet of things is focused on the ability to be able to connect to the physical world through various types of sensors and actuators...

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