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electronica 2018 smart electronics

Breaking all records – Smart into the future: #ele18 Final Day

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Addressing key topics of electronics – Record numbers at exhibitors, visitors, area electronica 2018 –… more

electronica 2018 Welcome On Board

Innovation, disruption, and that certain spirit of electronics business: #ele18 Day 3

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Electronics for intelligent medicine: electronica Medical Electronics Conference Today premiered the electronica Medical Electronics Conference (International… more

electronica 2018 For the Inspired

Shared expertise at electronica 2018 conferences, Discovery Stage: #ele18 Day 2

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker The 2018 edition of electronica (#ele18) is hosting, besides the exhibition, 4 conferences in 5 days! Bringing comprehensive, state-of-the-art… more

electronica 2018 opens doors

electronica 2018 opens doors – Rifkin keynote, CEO Round Table: #ele18 Day 1

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker The world’s leading trade fair and conference for electronics, electronica 2018, has began in Munich…. more

Impression from electronica Automotive Conference 2018 (eAC)

electronica 2018 Pre-Day: All eyes on Automotive at eAC

Blog posting edited by Ingo Becker Before electronica 2018 will start on Tuesday, November 13, the electronica Automotive Conference (eAC) has… more


Wireless Congress – Afif Osseiran (Ericsson)

15 years of wireless experience. In 2004 the Wireless Congress: Systems & Applications started in parallel to electronica. Today the… more


Obsolescence management: strategies for a long product life

An increasing number of electronic components are discontinued after just a short time and thus become obsolete. Non-availability of spare… more


New materials for medical electronics

Polyurethane circuit boards, implant coatings made from green lacewing silk, or 3D printed polymers containing magnets: How new base materials,… more


Impact – Developer Communities live at Electronica

Millions of technology innovators and developers worldwide use online communities to present their projects, business ideas and discuss everything around… more


BotFactory – the winning start-up, two years on

In 2016 at electronica Munich the American company BotFactory won the Start-up category of electronica Fast Forward (e-ffwd) — the… more


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Another exciting “electronic” year is drawing to a close. It could eventually go down in history as the “year of… more

bauma Open Innovation

bauma Open Innovation starts a new challenge

The new bauma Open Innovation Challenge is to improve fault-prone sensors in locking systems. Submissions must be received by 11:59… more

2017 (Image: pixabay/Gerd Altmann)

Happy New Year!

There was certainly no shortage of electronic innovations over the past year. Just a few weeks ago, electronica allowed us… more


#ele16 eTV Highlights

Today we have something really special for you. We are going to possibly witness the breaking of a world record… more


Internet of Things revolutionizing the electronics industry

In keeping with the motto “Connected Worlds—Safe and Secure,” electronica, the largest electronics trade fair in the world, took place… more


eTV Day IV | Embedded Systems

In the wake of the internet of things and the increasing use of mobile communication systems, embedded systems are becoming… more

Battery management system in a BMW i3. (Image: Linear Technologies).

electronica 2016: World’s first wireless car battery management system

The world’s first wireless car battery management system (BMS) is being used in a BMW i3 concept car. The innovation… more

LiFi (Image: Fraunhofer IPMS)

electronica 2016: Wireless without mobile radio

Wireless networking of devices in industrial manufacturing can be seen at plenty of stands at this year’s electronica. But one… more

Development platform (Image: Maxim Integrated)

electronica 2016: “Development aids” for developers

The market punishes those who come late. Especially when product cycles are extremely short, which is common in the healthcare… more


eTV Day III | Medical Electronics

Electronics are key technologies in the field of medicine. They are used in not only evereything from diagnostic to treatment… more

Rubics cube (Image: Infineon)

electronica 2016: World record in hall A5

The “Sub1 Reloaded” machine just solved the Rubik’s Cube in 637 milliseconds. A world record! The AURIX™ microcontroller, which also… more


eTV Day II | Automotive

Automotive is one of the main themes here at electronica 2016. Whether semi-autonomous or completely autonomous driving, new interior and… more

Google LIDAR (Image: Google).

electronica 2016: Good vision, even without light

See and be seen: That also counts for autonomous automobiles. In that case, an entire range of sensors replace the… more

Dragonfly 2020 Nano Dimensions

electronica2016: “Factory in a Box”

Reports have been circulating about it for a while, but it wasn’t commercially available until recently: the Dragonfly 2020. It… more

Bluetooth Accu (Image: Ansmann)

electronica 2016: World premiere of Bluetooth rechargeable battery

A rechargeable battery with an integrated Bluetooth interface not only covers a variety of technical aspects. It also makes entirely… more