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Global positioning: today and tomorrow’s opportunities

We’ve all become used to knowing roughly where we are on the planet when walking or driving, thanks to GPS. But GPS can be frustratingly imprecise at times. Is it possible to use the same satellite positioning signals that enable GPS to help put us more literally ‘on the spot’, with an accuracy of centimetres [...]

August 24th, 2016|

New LoRa and Bluetooth module series bridges IoT’s wireless gap

Basingstoke, UK – 24 August 2016 – Alpha Micro Components is now distributing the first IoT (Internet of Things) modules to combine Bluetooth v4.0 and LoRa support in a single device, the Laird RM1 series. Enabling low energy connectivity over distances of many miles, these modules save money and time while enhancing safety and slashing [...]

August 24th, 2016|