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Bringing Plug-and-Play Simplicity to Your Next Audio Design with the CP2615 USB-to-I2S-Bridge

Today we introduced a USB-to-I2S Bridge device, bringing turn-key simplicity to digital audio design. Learn how to get started with your new audio design with CP2615 audio bridge device.

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IoT Hero Braingrid is Redefining Power for the Future

Braingrid_Blog.jpgIoT Hero Michael Kandoff at Braingrid is really passionate about revolutionizing applications in the energy and agriculture sectors. 

Detecting User Input with Capacitive Touch and Passive Infrared (PIR) - Part 3


Build a script in Python to generate live streaming capacitive sense data over the serial port and set up a PIR sensor to give the project a proximity sensor

April 2017 Member Spotlight: menchopez


We are featuring one of the Silicon Labs Community members who is active or new in the community on a monthly basis to help members connect with each other.

Boosting Solar Power Inverter Reliability

Photovoltaic power systems offer a sustainable alternative to fossil-fueled power plants, providing lower long-term operating costs, scalability, and a significantly lower carbon footprint. Photovoltaic_Highlight.jpg

Detecting User Input with Capacitive Touch and Passive Infrared (PIR) - Part 2

15_title.pngLearn how to configure a simple Python graphing utility on any computer that can be used to view the capacitive sense values over the serial port

Betting Big on the Connected Home

EE Times’ Chief International Correspondent Junko Yoshida recently interviewed Yorbe Zhang, EE Times China’s editor-in-chief, focusing on China’s electronics industry and its outlook for 2017. Zhang singled out connected devices for the home as among the top five areas of interest for Chinese consumers in 2017.

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IoT Hero Anrim Technologies: Taking a Different Road with Connected Cars & More

blog-anrim.jpgSee how IoT Hero Jason Harris is uncovering previously inaccessible opportunities in the connected car market.

Embedded World Recap

We went full-tilt at Embedded World last week, announcing our latest Wireless Gecko products and showing off demos that highlight our capabilities in MCUs, multiprotocol functionality, as well as security and power management.

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Detecting User Input with Capacitive Touch and Passive Infrared (PIR) - Part 1

15_title.pngLearn how to combine ACMP, PRS, and TIMER peripherals to detect human touch, and use a Passive Infrared (PIR) sensor to wake the EFM32 from the deep sleep EM4 state.

Helping Home Appliance Developers Comply with International Safety Certification

we've released a new software library for EFM8 MCUs, making compliance with the IEC-60730 safety standard easier. Appliances_Highlight.jpg

Webinar: Getting the Most Out of Bluetooth 5

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Join our hour-long webinar on getting the most out of Bluetooth 5!

These New EFR32 Gecko SoCs are Ready for Whatever Comes Next

We’re at Embedded World this week where we’ve announced an expansion to our Wireless Gecko SoC portfolio.

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Elite Athletes and Wearables: Turning Data into Results

SXSW is in full swing in Austin this week, and ESPN NBA analyst Tom Haberstroh hosted a panel discussing the use of wearables in big-time athletics.Wearables Highlight.jpg

Essential Best Practices and Debugging Tips for EFM32 Project Success - Part 6

debug_teaser.pngLearn how to take advantage of Simplicity Studio's powerful debugger features to debug your software like a genius.