ConnecTIng Wirelessly

  • Did you hear? Last week we introduced our new SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® family for the Internet of Things (IoT). And to celebrate, we want to give away some of our CC3200 LaunchPads so you can get started connecting your product to the Internet! ...
  • 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...
  • The Internet of Things (IoT) is being designed, architected and imagined as you read this. From consumer applications such as health and fitness monitors, smartphone accessories and connected automobiles to more industrial applications including home...
  • 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”...
  • Home automation is not a new concept; it has been around for a while as a niche market where system integrators and installers were needed to set up systems. In recent years, technology improvements have made it easier to use and lower cost for manufacturers...
  • 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...