• Lowest Power Freescale MMA8491Q Xtrinsic Accelerometer [Product Launch, 7 November]

        

     

    On Wednesday, 7 November, Freescale will announce the MMA8491Q Xtrinsic ultra-low-power accelerometer at the MEMS Executive Congress in Scottsdale, Arizona. This sensor enables smart meters, home appliances, asset tracking applications, gaming and remote…

  • Mining sensor data, Part 2

    This blog was originally published by Michael Stanley, systems/algorithms team manager in the Sensors Solution Division at Freescale, on the Embedded Beat.

    In “Mining sensor data, Part 1″, we continued our discussion on Sensor Data Analytics.  I gave you…

  • Freescale MEMS senses tilt for smart meter tamper prevention

    Extracted from the publication of R. Colin Johnson on EETime website 8 November 2012

     

     

    Sensing "tilt" in old style pinball machines used a mechanical ball-in-tube sensor, but the micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) version should harness a tri-axis accelerometer…

  • Sensor de Vibración

    Actualmente me encuentro buscando una solución para un proyecto en el que estamos inmersos. La problemática es que debemos detectar un tren que se desplaza a 350km/h con un sensor y llevar la señal digital a un equipo para activarlo. Hemos pensado en…