Tuesday was an even busier day at the embedded systems conference in San Jose , California. Here are some of the most interesting things I saw:
Synapse held a press conference to announce partnerships with Panasonic and CEL. Synapse has products in the mesh networks space that include RF modules, the SNAPconnect protocol and the Portal SDK. Their products interoperate with other vendors and make developing a mesh application easy. In fact it makes it look fun. I wanted to go out and look for an application just to try it out.
There was a tear down of the SONIA Autonomous Underwater Vehicle. Two of the submarines developers covered the requirements of the annual AUV contest then proceeded to describe and show the specs and actual construction of the craft. (more…)