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Extending Bluetooth with Mesh Networking

Today we’re unleashing a suite of development tools, a software stack, and mobile applications to extend the power of Bluetooth with mesh networking. 

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Webinar: Extending Bluetooth with Mesh Networking

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Join this webinar on September 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM to learn more about Bluetooth LE mesh networking and how to get started with development. 

Webinar: Selecting the Right Mesh Technology

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Join our hour-long webinar on August 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM and get your questions answered during our Live Q&A session at the end.

IoT Hero M2COMM Leads the Way in IoT Intelligent Retail and Logistics

We had the chance recently to chat with Dr. Derrick Wei, CEO of M2COMM, and he shared his observations on specialized IoT applications including industrial automation, intelligent retail, and transportation. blog-m2comm.jpg

Employee Spotlight – Lizi George

Next up in our Employee Spotlight series is Lizi George! Lizi began her career at Silicon Labs as a new college graduate in 2014. Since then, Lizi has been a valuable Applications Engineer on the Power Products team.


Breathing Easy with IoT Hero Propeller Health

Greg Tracy, co-founder and CTO of Propeller Health, talks about using the IoT to help asthma and COPD patients by helping them remember to take their medicine and identify triggers that lead to symptoms.blog-propeller.jpg

I Was a Teenage Thunderboard Sense Developer

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This summer we invited two high school students, Ian and Cade, to spend a couple of weeks getting to know Thunderboard Sense. Here they summarize what happened when they applied the sensor-to-cloud development kit to the game of tennis. 

Employee Spotlight - Alex Hakkola

In the coming weeks, we'll be introducing you to some of our talented employees. First up is Alex Hakkola, who has been with Silicon Labs since 2014. 


June 2017 Member Spotlight: baarini


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.

Outstanding Performance by Silicon Labs’ Isolation in University Study

Rudye McGlothlin from our Power Products group discusses a recent academic study on isolation performance, particularly the application of isolation technology to variable frequency drive (VFD) systems. 


Illuminating the Path to Health: IoT Hero Monitors Critical Vitamin D Intake with Style

More than a billion people around the world don't get enough vitamin D. Uur friends at e-Senses are working to change that with the Helios Smart Ring, the world's first person vitamin D tracker. blog-esense.jpg

5 Trends for the Smart Home from Computex 2017

Jason Rock, a strategist in our IoT division, recently attended Computex 2017 in Taipei and shares with us some of the key take-aways from the event.

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Chapter 6 Addendum: Input Modes Explained - Part 3

ch6_addendum.pngConfigure the TIMER peripheral to read pulses in Quadrature Decoder mode to detect direction and number of turns on a knob, and then use the PCNT to count LED pulses to light sensor.