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Image Recognition Chip Brings Openness to Vehicle Camera Applications

June 12, 2017

A new image recognition system-on-chip (SoC) could help bring smart camera applications to future vehicles, while enabling automakers and tier-one suppliers to add their own custom features to the technology.

10 Collaborative Robot Companies You Should Know

June 9, 2017
ATX East, Atlantic Design & Manufacturing, roboticsTHE FUTURE OF COLLABORATIVE ROBOTS IS HERE! NOW WHAT? 

ADI Lays 5G Foundation with New Transceiver

June 9, 2017

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) laid the groundwork for the move to 5G wireless this week, rolling out a transceiver that helps reduce the size, weight and power of future radios.

The 8 Best Hits and Worst Misses of Apple WWDC 2017

June 8, 2017
Atlantic Design & Manufacturing, New York, 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing, IoT, IIoT, cyber security, smart manufacturing, smart factoryA CANDID CHAT WITH WOZ. 

OPC UA Technology Updates Include Microsoft Collaboration

June 8, 2017

One of the key technology trends in automation and control has been the emergence of OPC Unified Architecture (UA) as a bridging technology to enable a new level of communication connectivity for IIoT and Industry 4.0 industry initiatives.

At the recent Hannover Fair, the OPC Foundation presented a number of key technology updates on OPC UA.  These include news on collaborations, Azure IoT connectivity, a report on an Industry 4.0 security analysis, a new European certification lab and an announcement on Microsoft contributing an open source OPC UA stack to the OPC Foundation.