Career option for electronics students

Career options for electronics and communication engineers in India

Charles John June 5, 2018 No Comments
With the increasing interdependence of the hardware and software industries, Electronics and telecommunication are steadily evolving as a promising domain for budding engineers. This stream is not just useful for the job opportunities it comes with, but it is equally promising in terms of industry growth and potential scopes for research. If you’re an aspiring ECE engineer, you’d be glad to know that you’ll have no dearth of opportunities after you complete your B.Tech /B.E. But with so many...
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what is blockchain?

What is Blockchain? Working, History, Applications & Future

Charles John May 2, 2018 8 Comments
The power of existing ledgers is limited because the data stored on them can be altered or deleted. Therefore they cannot be trusted to provide a clear transparent image. There exists a gap of trust in current business transactions.  This is why we depend on third parties to maintain our finances and ensure that our ledgers reflect our true operations. We cannot do business without them. What if we didn’t have to depend on third parties? What if we...
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Home Automation

Home Automation: What Is It and How It Works?

Charles John July 13, 2019 2 Comments
Among the most trending topics, home automation is by far the most fancied of them all. Imagine being able to control your house appliances from a single device. Yes! You heard it right. What is Home Automation? Home automation is the system that allows communication from one device to another to make certain changes or even allow control through another device. A few years back, home automation sounded like an overrated venture and cost a substantial amount of money....
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What is Li-Fi? What are its Pros, Cons & applications?

Charles John April 23, 2018 2 Comments
What is Li-Fi Li-Fi is the transmission of wireless data by using visible light as a medium of communication. Also known as Light Fidelity, Li-Fi uses subtle fluctuations in LED light to transmit data from the transmitter to the receiver. To encode the data, the LED light is switched on and off at an imperceptible speed creating slight fluctuations that is invisible to the naked eye. These fluctuations generate binary codes that are transmitted to the receiver which decodes...
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How does wireless charging work? Here is everything you need to know

Charles John April 18, 2018 1 Comment
What is wireless charging? Wireless charging is the process of charging a device wirelessly without the hassle of plugging it into a power socket in the wall, a power bank or another power source. In wireless charging, the electric charge is transferred from the charging device to the device being charged without any wired connection. Both the devices must be in direct contact or within a certain range with each other for wireless charging to work. Wireless Charging Standards...
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Basic Terminologies in Electronic Communication

Charles John April 16, 2018 No Comments
Electronic communication uses electronic circuits to transmit, process, and receive information between two or more locations. The basic components of an Electronic communication system include a transmitter, a communication medium or channel, a receiver and noise. Information is transmitted into the system in analog or digital form, it is then processed and decoded by the receiver. Outlined below are some basic terminologies In Electronic Communication System: Signal Information needs to be converted into digital form before it can be...
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What is swarm intelligence

What Is Swarm Intelligence? And How It Predicted Time’s Person Of The Year Correctly

Charles John April 23, 2018 1 Comment
What Is Swarm Intelligence? Swarm Intelligence dictates that groups are smarter in thinking as compared to individuals. It exists when many individuals coordinate with one another in decentralized systems of control based on the principle of self-organization. We often see this manifest in nature such as flocks of birds, a swarm of bees, and school of fishes. Swarm intelligence combines the powers of many into one. Swarm intelligence is beautiful because it allows the exploration of a variety of...
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RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) – A Brief Guide

Charles John April 10, 2018 55 Comments
Among the most irritating experiences in shopping, standing long queues to get the items you have purchased run through a scanner into the system is on top of the list. However, this can be cut short by the application of RFID technology in the sector. What is RFID? RFID (radio frequency identification) refers to the technology in which data is encoded in unique tags and tracked by electromagnetic fields that interrogate radio waves from the labels and feed them...
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Driverless cars

How Self Driving Cars Work

Charles John June 25, 2018 No Comments
Annually, over one million people lose their lives to road carnages. Although the government tries to curb the situation, the number of car accident related deaths are reduced only by a small margin. Due to this, methods to handle road accidents and traffic jams have been a trending discussion for quite a long duration of time. Among the ideas presented to curb this, traffic lights and other inventions have been introduced in the transport sector. However, the idea that...
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Virtual Reality vs Augmented Reality

Charles John June 22, 2018 2 Comments
Virtual Reality and augmented reality have both been buzz words since the last few months of 2017. Both hold tremendous potential for growth in almost all fields. They’re powerful tools that can help us experience reality in a manner that can dramatically shift our perception of the world. However, despite the hype, many people cannot differentiate between virtual reality and augmented reality. How are virtual reality and augmented reality different from each other? Let’s dive right into it. What...
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