• Motion and Daylight Harvesting: Conserving Energy with Sensors 12.17.17 Comments

    Motion and Daylight Harvesting: Conserving Energy with Sensors

    Sensor-enabled LED controls can save energy and money by using lights only when it is necessary. Sensors like motion-based sensors, daylight sensors, and occupancy sensors help in creating cooler and more productive spaces for residents, employees, etc.

  • McWong International’s PacWave Series – Sensors and Controls 06.25.17 Comments

    McWong International’s PacWave Series – Sensors and Controls

    McWong International, Inc., a strategic supplier of high quality lighting control equipment and related electrical components, offers a broad variety of sensors for many application areas. The company recently released a Sensors & Controls catalog.

  • Benefits of Using Sensors With LEDs 07.20.16 Comments

    Benefits of Using Sensors With LEDs

    In recent times a lot is being heard about smart LED fixtures that can change color temperature, play music, save energy, and also the kind that lets you control them from your iPad or Android device via apps. These magic tricks are usually performed...

  • Vishay’s New Ambient Light Sensor Matches Spectral Sensitivity of Human Eye 05.26.16 Comments

    Vishay’s New Ambient Light Sensor Matches Spectral Sensitivity of Human Eye

    Earlier this year, the optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology announced its new high-accuracy digital ambient light sensors built for automated lighting controls in LCD displays, not only to turn on or off lights but also to control their...

  • Sensor Hub Market Growth Triggered by Smartphones 03.08.16 Comments

    Sensor Hub Market Growth Triggered by Smartphones

    Sensor hubs—dedicated processing elements that enable low-power sensor processing—is a burgeoning market that’s predicted to surpass 1.0 billion units in 2016 and reach nearly 2.0 billion in 2018, according to a recent press release by IHS Inc.

  • MEMS to Improve Smartphone Camera Performance 02.26.16 Comments

    MEMS to Improve Smartphone Camera Performance

    InvenSense Inc., a provider of micro-electrico-mechanical (MEMS) sensor platform solutions, revealed its latest innovations in its Internet of Sensors platforms and solutions for mobile, smart home, wearable, industrial, and automotive segments in the...