The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) recently announced their decision to deprecate and withdraw older versions of Bluetooth Core specifications from v2.0 to v4.1. Firstly, there is no need to panic. Secondly, here is what you need to know.
Customers who have already certified/listed their product with the Bluetooth SIG are not affected – once […]
A flaw in the WPA2 security protocol has recently been discovered. The bug, known as “KRACK” for Key Reinstallation Attack, exposes a weakness in WPA2 which is one of the most popular security protocols used to encrypt most modern Wi-Fi connections.
Laird is aware of the industry wide vulnerability impacting WPA2 security and we […]
Today Laird announced the industry’s first flexible, adhesive-backed PIFA antenna specifically optimized for installation on metal surfaces. The mFlexPIFA™ can be placed directly on curved or straight metal objects and provides the best possible antenna gain and performance in a wide range of enclosures.
The mFlexPIFA joins Laird’s family of […]
This week, Laird will be exhibiting at CommunicAsia 2017. Join us Tuesday-Thursday, May 23rd-25th, at Booth BL4-01 to learn about our innovative antenna and wireless solutions for seamless connectivity! Taking place at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, the conference brings together a comprehensive display of cutting-edge technologies and will feature trending technologies […]
The EU published the new Radio Equipment Directive (RED) or RED 2014/53/EU on April 16, 2014 as part of an effort to implement the EU’s New Legislative Framework (NLF), which hopes to harmonize and simplify the CE marking process across many directives. RED requires device manufacturers of applicable wireless products to transition from the […]
The antenna is an integral part of an RF product’s real-world performance. LSR, a Laird Business, will be hosting a free webinar and Q&A session which will walk through a number of practical tips and best practices to keep in mind when selecting and implementing an antenna solution. Titled, Designing for Success: […]
Next week LSR, a Laird business, is hosting a free webinar + Q&A titled Designing for Success: Practical Advice on Certification Testing when Designing with RF Modules. The webinar features Tom Smith, Director of EMC Compliance for LSR and will take place May 3, 2016 at 12pm EST. Register today to reserve your […]
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Bluetooth v4.2 Lays Groundwork for IoT: BLE has become a key enabler for the Internet of Things (IoT) which is expected to connect 28 billion ‘things’ to the internet by 2020. The adoption of the Bluetooth 4.2 core specification delivers several performance […]
Recently, Laird acquired LS Research, a leader in wireless product design and development. Based in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, LSR offers embedded Radio Frequency (RF) products and services that simplify wireless and accelerate development for its customers. Its operations are split into three key areas:
RF design services to enable the Enterprise Internet of Things […]
The BASIC programming language, which stands for “Beginner’s All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code,” was created over 50 years ago, evolving into several variants and platforms for general-purpose and high-level programming languages. Designed by John G. Kemeny and Thomas E. Kurtz at Dartmouth College in 1964, the sole purpose of BASIC was to encourage students of various […]
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