The Difference Between Classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy

By Get Connected Blog July 3, 2019

The naming conventions for Bluetooth technologies have changed over the years and still cause confusion to this day. Here is everything you need to know.

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Topics: bluetooth

Introducing Zigbee All Hubs

By John Leonard June 26, 2019

A Zigbee Alliance workgroup of major industry players has announced a new initiative to make it easier to design, develop and deploy smart home products that talk to each other.

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Topics: zigbee

Top Accessories for the Micro:Bit

By Get Connected Blog June 19, 2019

While the Nordic-powered micro:bit is an elegant first step into the embedded world, there are several great products on the market that extend its capabilities even further.

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Topics: microbit

The Difference Between SIM, eSIM & iSIM

By John Leonard June 12, 2019

eSIM and iSIM technologies address the numerous constraints of the physical SIM card, paving the way for new Cellular IoT solutions in the years to come. Here’s what you need to know.

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Topics: cellular IoT

Adafruit’s Feather nRF52840 Express Board and Developing with CircuitPython

By John Leonard June 5, 2019

The Nordic-powered Feather nRF52840 Express has been flying off the shelves. We take a closer look at the capabilities of the board and the associated development tools.

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Topics: Embedded development

AT&T Launches NB-IoT Network In USA

By Get Connected Blog May 29, 2019

Telecoms giant AT&T has launched its Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) network across the United States, further highlighting the momentum behind cellular IoT this year.

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Topics: lpwan, NB-IoT, cellular IoT

Keeping Cryptocurrency Transactions Secure

By Get Connected Blog May 22, 2019

SecuX Technology has chosen Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity for its latest hardware wallet that protects the private keys and PIN codes used for cryptocurrency transactions.

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Topics: bluetooth, security

Nordic Thread Solution and IoT Core Demonstrated at Google I/O

By John Leonard May 15, 2019

From the demos at Google I/O, it is clear a lot of work has been done to make scalable, secure IoT solutions that are easy to implement with Thread and Google Cloud IoT Core. Read More ❯

Topics: thread

Bluetooth Beacons in the Rijksmuseum

By Eirik Midttun May 8, 2019

A Nordic Semiconductor Technical Product Manager explores the implementation of Bluetooth beacon technology at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

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Topics: beacons, bluetooth

Bluetooth 5 for Remote Controlled Toys

By Kristoffer Rist Skøien May 1, 2019

The range advantages of Bluetooth 5 open up opportunities to use the communications protocol for a whole new application: remote-controlled toys and even drones.

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