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Malicious Malware Could Grab Your Christmas Cash

Dec 16, 2014
One of the most financially successful and prevalent cyber crimes involves the hacking of retail point-of-sale (PoS). It thus requires systems as...

Hundreds of Sensors Will Become Your Life-Long Buddies

Nov 21, 2014
Industry experts are consistently predicting an electronic connectivity explosion—by the end of this decade nearly 40 billion systems and...

Keep Those Wearable Technology Power Budgets Lean And Mean

Oct 16, 2014
  Visitors to Munich's enormous TechFest, AKA Electronica 2014, will have to be pretty fit to stand any chance of getting around a show that...

Boris Will Clean Your Dishes While Bob Checks Home Security

Sep 29, 2014
  Doing the dishes isn’t the most scintillating of chores, so a robot that picks up your crockery and glassware safely could prove a huge...

This Tiny Modem Chip Will Cope With The Mega Connectivity Surge Of The IoT

Sep 16, 2014
  Convergence and connectivity received an important technical boost recently with the unveiling of the XMM 6255 modem from Intel that can be...

Life Trackers Could “Open The Door” To Burglars When You’re Not Home

Aug 20, 2014
  Are you into self-tracking, life-logging, or quantified self as it's sometimes called? If so, it becomes easy to track and hack lots of...

Texting Pills and Wireless Contraception

Jul 31, 2014
  Methods of medical drug delivery are reaching science fiction levels. For instance, some of today’s pills can text medical professionals...

Graphene Breakthrough Foretells Computerized Couture Revolution

Jul 23, 2014
  Analysts predict that global sales for wearable technology could reach €25million by the end of the decade. No doubt, then, that those...

These Robots Can Kill You or Cure You

Jul 01, 2014
  We don’t have robots that can identify and kill the enemy on the front lines of today’s battlefields yet, but they aren’t...

How Long Will This Semiconductor Boom Keep Rolling?

Jun 20, 2014
  Back in December 2013, Electronic Design Europe took a long, hard look at industry analysts’ and assorted pundits’ predictions for...

Why Were The “Prisoners” Discussing Wireless Charging?

May 28, 2014
  Detainees at Prison St. Michel, Nuremberg, recently got into a discussion about wireless charging. You may think this strange. But these...

Can Japan’s Latest Alliance Catch The Wave Of Semiconductor Success?

Apr 30, 2014
  This global semiconductor business is riding the crest of a strong and sustainable wave, as expected. Undoubtedly, the market’s success...

Could Cloudy Days And Flower Power Be The New Blue Sky Thinking On Solar Energy?

Mar 31, 2014
  Organic photovoltaics and power from plants are providing some bright alternatives to the traditional electronics technology used in solar...

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Paul Whytock

Paul Whytock is European Editor for Penton Media's Electronics Division. From his base in London, England, he covers press conferences and industry events throughout the EU for Penton...
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