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Fresh insights on artificial intelligence, connectivity, processing, safety & security shaping the IoT and automotive.

October 7, 2016

It may be chilly in Iceland, but contactless is hot

When my mom approached me about a trip with her and my brother to Iceland, I wasn’t sure what to […]
October 5, 2016

NXP collaborating to heat up big data in a “flash”

It‘s scary how smart and fast the Internet has become. Massive data centers can serve up – nearly instantaneously – […]
October 4, 2016

Transition from tubes to transistors: RF power closes the loop

NXP has joined the RF Energy Alliance, a non-profit technical association with member companies dedicated to realizing the full potential […]
September 30, 2016

NXP partners with National Cyber Security Alliance to “Lock Down Your Login”

We are the connected generation. Seventy-three percent of Americans go online daily, and one in five are constantly connected.  This […]
September 7, 2016

Get started: NXP Sensor Fusion for Kinetis MCUs (Part 1)

In “IoT Sensing Software Development Kit,” I introduced the new ISSDK component within the Kinetis SDK. I also mentioned it […]
September 1, 2016

Get started: IoT Sensing Software Development Kit

Software enablement of sensors is a must-have feature for implementation of IoT applications. Two weeks ago, the NXP released Version […]
August 29, 2016

3 reasons why embedded heterogeneous systems are more efficient

Efficiency is defined as the ratio of the useful work performed by a machine to the total energy expended. Our […]
August 15, 2016

Thwart payment system attackers with secure card reader solutions

Payment card fraud For every $100 in volume spent through payment cards, 5.65¢ was fraudulent in 2014 – and the […]
August 4, 2016

Secure in-person payment: Digitizing the last sector where cash is still king

Credit and debit cards have made it easier to go through life without carrying cash, and now that mobile phones […]
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