NFC Tap It Keychain How To

Install and run an NFC reader on your NFC capable smart device. On Android, use the NXP LPC8N04 NFC Demo (or any NFC reading App of your choice)  and iOS (only iPhone 7 and up with iOS 11)   If you are using the NXP App, make sure you are on this screen. Read NDEF is in […]

NFC Tap It Keychain Block Diagram

Keychain Block Diagram The following parts are used in the keychain. LPC8N04 is a cost-effective MCU which serves as an entry-level connectivity solution for embedded applications with integrated NFC connectivity. The LPC8N04 MCU contains multiple features, including several power-down modes and a selectable CPU frequency of up to 8 MHz for ultra-low power consumption. The […]

NFC Tap It Keychain

The NXP Tap It Keychain demonstrates how easy it is to work with NXP’s LPC8N04, a cost-effective MCU with integrated NFC connectivity. To showcase the simplicity of designing with this product, Future Electronics has developed an asset monitoring demo which tracks the physical condition of a delivery package – temperature, humidity and physical shock. For […]

FTM July/August 2018 Americas Edition


Application Spotlight: Security and Encryption Featured Articles from: Renesas – Built-In Security Ideal for Today’s IoT Applications Microchip – SAM L10 and L11 MCU Family: Security, Low Power and Touch Innovation ON Semiconductor – Sensing and Security: ON Semiconductor Security Camera Solutions Panasonic – Panasonic’s PIR Motion Sensors (PaPIRs) Stay up to date! Sign up […]

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Cypress — The PSoC® 6 MCUs Incorporate a Hardware-Based Root-of-Trust and Hardware-Accelerated Cryptography, Enabling Embedded Security for the IoT Edge


         PSoC 6 MCUs support: Secure Storage Protect Identity Protect cryptographic keys Protect firmware Protect data at rest Secure Operation Secure device onboarding Secure authentication Secure boot Secure firmware updates Secure Communication Protect transmitted data Authenticate data packets SECURITY FEATURES Hardware-isolated execution environment for trusted applications Incorporated secure-element functionality with isolated cryptographic operations and isolated […]

Future Electronics — Analog Corner


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Future Electronics — How Innovative LED Package Technology Enables New Solid State Lighting Designs


By: Francois Mirand, EMEA Technical Director, Future Lighting Solutions (a division of Future Electronics) The popular high-power LEDs in use today are all formed of three basic elements: A ceramic substrate, generally made of aluminium oxide (also known as alumina) or of aluminium nitride. The LED chip, consisting of a die and a phosphor coating. […]

Future Electronics – Important Passive Components Market Update


Future Electronics is the world’s leading distributor of Capacitors, with the world’s largest available to sell inventory Watch the Video to get an Important Passive Components Market Update Today, the electronics industry is facing severe and unprecedented shortages of capacitors, resistors, and power inductors. According to our franchised suppliers, these shortages may continue unresolved for […]

Future Electronics – Learn How You Can Leverage Future Electronics’ System Design Center


System Design Center 1 Concept Define • Create • Develop 2 Design Engineer • Refine • Document 3 Prototype Prove • Iterate • Learn 4 Manufacture Tool • Debug • Support