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audioXpress: SPARK Microsystems Shows Way-Forward for Wireless Audio Over UWB

SPARK Microsystems Shows Way-Forward for Wireless Audio Over UWB

audioXpress covers the details of the joint SPARK Microsystems and UWB Alliance coexistence testing and aggregation capabilities of UWB technology in environments where other UWB or other wireless protocols and radio devices are in use.

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SPARK Micosystems Blog: Getting Started Quickly with SPARK UWB for IoT Sensors: Introducing SPARK’s New Wireless Sensor Kit

SPARK Microsystems Blog: Getting Started Quickly with SPARK UWB for IoT Sensors: Introducing SPARK’s New Wireless Sensor Kit

At the upcoming Sensors Converge event, SPARK will be on hand to highlight the many advantages that UWB delivers for sensor applications compared to legacy short-range wireless platforms like Bluetooth. For Smart Factory and Smart Home apps, among others, wireless sensors are proving increasingly advantageous.

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SPARK Micosystems Blog: UWB’s Sustainability Advantages: IoT Sensors with “No Wires, No Batteries”

SPARK Microsystems Blog: UWB’s Sustainability Advantages: IoT Sensors with “No Wires, No Batteries”

Just as short-range wireless technology paved the way for deploying sensors without wires, UWB holds the promise for a future of sensors deployed without batteries. Power-sipping technology like UWB sets the stage for a future of battery-less IoT sensor devices that leverage energy harvesting technologies to derive their own power.

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SPARK Micosystems Blog: UWB Puts the Mobility in the Metaverse

SPARK Microsystems Blog: UWB Puts the Mobility in the Metaverse

SPARK UWB is the short-range wireless connectivity platform best optimized for metaverse enabling devices like AR glasses, gloves and other peripherals, providing the robust, high-quality data comms necessary for enabling seamless metaverse immersion on the fly – with the power efficiency to ensure long usage times between device charges.

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BetaKit: With $7.1M in SDTC Funds, SPARK Microsystems Aims to Make Wireless Tech More Energy Efficient

With $7.1M in SDTC Funds, SPARK Microsystems Aims to Make Wireless Tech More Energy Efficient

Spark Microsystems has secured $7.1 million in funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) to accelerate the development and commercialization of its wireless UWB transceivers.

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SPARK Micosystems Blog: UWB in the Multisensory Metaverse, Part III: Touch and Haptics

SPARK Microsystems Blog: UWB in the Multisensory Metaverse, Part III: Touch and Haptics

Immersion in the metaverse would be fundamentally incomplete absent our ability to touch objects, environments and other avatars, gathering the tactile information we rely on to fuse our full perception and complete the sensory loop. This SPARK Microsystems post focuses on touch and haptics in the metaverse.

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IoT World Today: IoT Deals, Partnerships Roundup: Audi, Digi-Key, ARM and More

IoT Deals, Partnerships Roundup: Audi, Digi-Key, ARM and More

Round up of the latest deals and partnerships in the Internet of Things ecosystem, including SPARK Microsystems' distribution agreement with Digi-Key.

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Embedded Computing Design: Designing with UWB - Short-Range Wireless Apps Reimagined with Performance Far Beyond Bluetooth

Designing with UWB: Short-Range Wireless Apps Reimagined with Performance Far Beyond Bluetooth

With 10x faster data throughput, 60x less latency, and 40x better energy efficiency, UWB prompts a fresh look at design considerations from payload sizing to testing/certification and antenna design.

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Electronic Design: What’s the Difference Between Bluetooth and UWB for High-Speed Data and Multimedia?

What’s the Difference Between Bluetooth and UWB for High-Speed Data and Multimedia?

For nearly 20 years, Bluetooth has dominated as the short-range technology for wirelessly connected devices. But UWB’s latency and power-efficiency advantages position it as a compelling alternative with faster, freer dataflow and low power consumption.

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The New York Times: Apple AirTag Review: A Humble Tracker With Next-Generation Tech

Apple AirTag Review: A Humble Tracker With Next-Generation Tech

The New York Times Personal Tech Writer Brian Chen recently spoke with SPARK Microsystems to discuss the significance of Ultra-wide Band technology.