ConnecTIng Wirelessly

  • You’re invited to a BYOA (Build Your Own App) SensorTag Giveaway Party! Two weeks ago, we celebrated our little SensorTag ’s first birthday. But you know what they say, the party’s not over ‘til the BoosterPack sings! We’re...
  • Hello again, I'm very proud to announce the launch of CC2541 , TI's second Bluetooth low energy single-mode SoC IC. ICs and EMKs (modules that plug into the CC2540DK ) are available now. CC2541 is quite similar to CC2540 , here is a list of...
  • In part one of this series on frequency references I introduced crystal oscillators as a way of generating a very accurate reference clock. Now let's say you have a radio (or two, since you want them to communicate), and are shopping for a crystal...
  • Five questions with Escardgot’s Thomas Humphrey We live in a world of cards – with several credit cards, debit cards, loyalty cards and gift cards filling up our wallets at any given time. This is where TI customer, Escardgot, comes to...
  • Without a doubt, the Bluetooth low energy market has been growing, but without broad support from the Android community there was a gap. At Google I/O, the company announced what the industry has been waiting for—support for the Bluetooth v4.0 standard...
  • Like most in the Bluetooth low energy market, I was excited to see that Google announced Bluetooth Smart support as part of the Android 4.3 “Jelly Bean” update today. According to Google , more smartphones and tablets use “Jelly Bean”...
  • Hi, Today, TI is launching the Bluetooth low energy SensorTag, a pre-programmed development platform that allows developers without hardware or embedded firmware to prototype and experiment with a wireless sensor device. The SensorTag contains 6 sensors...
  • Using a smartphone as user interface for your product has never been easier! We recently released the SensorTag, a Bluetooth low energy development kit and reference design. You can read about the challenges and how to design your own accessory at...
  • In cooperation with Bluetooth SIG we will present a webinar how to develop Bluetooth Smart (low energy) apps based on the SensorTag . Join us to learn how to get started with app development for Bluetooth accessories! Register now Date: Wednesday...
  • Last week, the Bluetooth SIG hosted the first Bluetooth World conference in Shanghai, China. Normally reserved for members, the conference opened its doors to non-members who were interested in learning more about Bluetooth technology and trends. While...