Franz Dugand, CEVA
Audio devices using Bluetooth (BT) connectivity are becoming more ubiquitous than ever. Apple, among others, have eliminated the standard 3.5mm audio jack from their designs, inducing more consumers to switch to wireless BT headphones. From portable speakers and car infotainment systems to earphones and hearing aids, the Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) is by far [...]
An increasing number of devices are shedding their cords, becoming more portable and more convenient to use, like the should-be-here-any-minute-now Apple AirPods and other hearables and headphones. But the act of charging, for the most part, still has people reaching for a wire to plug into their smartphone, tablet, laptop, or any device that is [...]
Combining Bluetooth Smart with ZigBee offers the classical 1 + 1 = 3. The trade media loves the standards war as competing technology narratives keep the media users on their toes while providing the thrill and suspense of a soap opera. Take, for insta...