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Possible F-35 Supply Chain Weakness – Who’s building your kit ???

Here at Milliamp we were slightly surprised the other day when we turned on a TV news channel only to hear the presenter talking about PCB gerber files – not something you hear every day on mainstream media !!!  So what

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The Things Network get a new Outdoor Gateway !!!

A bit of spring excitement over at Milliamp Technologies – we’ve managed to get our hands on one of the first The Things Outdoor Gateway (TTOG) units in the world !!! The original TTN v1 Gateway was successfully Kickstarted back

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Nordic Semiconductor Launch their LTE & NB-IoT Flagship SiP

Today is an exciting day for cellular Internet of Things (IoT) technology development!!  Nordic Semiconductor have released their awaited nRF9160 System-in-Package (SiP) module for LTE-M and Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) driven technology solutions, an industry step change in cellular IoT development

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Microchip Release Game Changer LoRa SAM R34 & SAM R35

Today Microchip have announced at the Electronica exhibition in Germany the release of their newest game changer to the Internet of Things market – their LoRa System-in-Package (SiP) ARM Cortex M0 based device integrated with a  Semtech LoRa transceiver – the 

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Trust Issues – Whats in Your Hardware ?

As the world gets a more politically complex place, with both overt and covert hostilities increasing between various countries, things appear to be hotting up in the digital security world – or at least being noticed by the powers that

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KiCad 5 is out, And We Love It!

KiCad reached another milestone in July 2018 – with the official release of a new version of the ever popular open source electronics and PCB design tool.  KiCad 4 was released in December 2015 and almost 3 years later, and

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Milliamp gets share of £4.5M for EV Tech

The last week of June 2018 was a big success for Lancaster and it’s tech companies which saw over £4.5million of investment in total cementing the area as a tech powerhouse of the north west of England. Milliamp Technologies, as

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The Things Network partners with UK Digital Catapult

Some exciting news just in !!  The Things Network has partnered with UK based Things Connected Digital Catapult in an exciting new development for LPWAN and IoT development in the United Kingdom.  For some years now both initiatives have been

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Open Sesame for House Burglars via Z-Wave & Smart Locks

With the recent advent of more consumer smart tech, including personal assistants such as Alexa, smart fridges and smart locks, our lives and our property are becoming more reliant on tech with the aim of making our lives simpler and

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The Things Conference Closes After a Spectacular Few Days

This weekend saw the completion of The Things Conference in Amsterdam, a 3 day Internet of Things (IoT) extravaganza that saw the leading industry players in the world of LoRa and LoRaWAN come together supporting The Things Network, a global

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