Tech Insights

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

June 26, 2013

The Voyage from Coin to Contactless (and NFC)

Earlier this year, the Bank of Canada stopped distributing its one-cent coin, and apparently cash transactions are now rounded to […]
June 19, 2013

Google Glass – a controversial technology that promises a lot but does it deliver?

One thing is for sure; Google Glass has prompted widespread reaction and comment from the media and not just the […]
May 28, 2013

FXLC95000CL Xtrinsic intelligent motion-sensing platform – More than just a smart sensor

Almost three years ago, I introduced you to the MMA955x intelligent 3-axis accelerometer (Evolving Intelligence with Sensors, June 2010). Several […]
April 18, 2013

How we’re using DITA at NXP

Recently DITAWriter (AKA Keith Schengili-Roberts) posted a series of interviews (here, here and here) about the uptake of DITA in […]
April 18, 2013

How we’re using DITA at NXP

Recently DITAWriter (AKA Keith Schengili-Roberts) posted a series of interviews (here, here and here) about the uptake of DITA in […]
March 27, 2013

Integrated Marketing for Integrated Circuits

Marketing tactics in the high tech B2B space Integrated Circuits, or microchips, have been propelling massive technology innovations in the […]
March 27, 2013

Semiconductor challenges for a “Securely Connected Smart World”

Our CTO Hans Rijns recently gave a keynote presentation at ISS Europe 2013 titled “Semiconductor Challenges for a Securely Connected Smart […]
March 12, 2013

Building a virtual gyro

In Orientation Representations Part 1 and Part 2, we explore some of the mathematical ways to represent the orientation of […]
January 23, 2013

Orientation Representations: Part 2

In Orientation Representations: Part 1, we explored the use of rotation matrices and Euler angles. At the end of that […]
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