ByteSnap launches electronics and software design troubleshooting and rescue service

We’re excited to be launching a new service at the 2019 Electronics Design Show*, aimed at getting struggling electronics projects back on track. Our Design Rescue Service includes a thorough analysis of a project to identify obstacles to finishing the development; advice on the best approach for rescue and provides realistic timelines for delivery. Whether […]

ByteSnap to reveal the destination for EV charge points at EDS 2019

Award-winning embedded systems consultancy ByteSnap Design will showcase “Smart Charging” solutions for electric vehicles (EVs) at the Engineering Design Show (EDS), where Senior Software Engineer Julian Skidmore will present “The EV Charge Point Journey: What’s The Final Destination” at in the New Electronics Conference. The session, 11.15 am – 12.00 on 16 October, will reflect […]

Electric Vehicle “Smart Charging” Solutions from ByteSnap at Engineering Design Show 2019

Award-winning embedded systems consultancy ByteSnap Design will be showcasing Vehicle-to-Grid and electric vehicle charge point solutions, including an early look at RAY: Smart Charge Point Communications Controller at the Engineering Design Show 2019. RAY: Smart Charging Controller RAY is a smart charge point communications controller supporting both AC charge points and DC chargers using the […]

ByteSnap Finalists at British Engineering Excellence Awards 2019

We’re excited that ByteSnap Design has made it to this year’s finals of the prestigious British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs)! We’ve been shortlisted in the Consultancy of the Year category, where the judges look at the growth, performance and innovation of UK engineering and design houses.   The BEEAs celebrate the best in class of […]

Sheffield to roll out better, and free, city centre Wi-Fi

Sheffield is to roll out a free-to-use city Wi-Fi network that’s going to be useful for more than just letting shoppers browse the internet. City centre Wi-Fi networks traditionally tend to consist of little more than a few rugged access points (APs) stuck to lampposts, delivering connectivity for shoppers and tourists, that’s at best described as “not […]

Midlands gets £19m boost for self-driving technology

The research and development of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV) in the West Midlands has been given a £19m funding boost. Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street said the additional money for the Midlands Future Mobility project would help ensure the CAV sector played an increasingly important role in building a “resilient and future-proof” […]

Birmingham-based VC firm invests £250,000 in Warwickshire’s MEIF

A Birmingham-based venture capital firm has invested £250,000 into an electronic design and development provider in Warwickshire. Midven has taken the stake in Assembled Electronics Solutions (AES) after it was appointed to manage the £35m equity finance portion of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) in the West Midlands. The investment will give Warwickshire-based AES […]

Advice: WiFi KRACK – four key steps to manage the risk and protect your network

When the WPA2 vulnerability, better known as the WiFi KRACK was revealed late last year, what followed was a torrent of concerning headlines suggesting that all WiFi communications could be decrypted.   Whilst it is vulnerability at the core of one of the most popular forms of WiFi network security, all is not as bad […]

How to Migrate Windows CE to a new Embedded Linux Environment

  Our series Windows Embedded Compact Migration: What You Need to Know examines the primary issues around planning for the lack of support for Microsoft Embedded devices, as end of life dates for Windows CE and Mobile OS beckon ever closer. We kicked off the series with Part 1 when we looked at key considerations such as platform […]

SnapUI High Performance GUI Engine at Embedded World 2018

  See SnapUI in action on the NXP Stand at Embedded World 2018: the largest embedded systems trade show on the globe   SnapUI Demo: Homehub (thermostat and alarm panel) on the i.MX7 ULP ByteSnap is excited to be exhibiting SnapUI – our low power, high performance GUI engine – running on NXP’s new i.MX7 […]

Advice: Windows Embedded Compact migration and end-of-life support

New Series: Windows Embedded Compact Migration: What You Need to Know – Part 1   With end of life dates for Windows CE and Mobile OS, our new series Windows Embedded Compact Migration: What You Need to Know explores the key considerations when planning for the lack of support for Microsoft Embedded devices.   Part […]

ByteSnap demos 360 camera architecture and embedded Linux

  See Us at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2018, 6-8 February 2018 ByteSnap showcasing 360 camera architecture, BLE module & chipset development services   See our latest project demos at one of the UK’s largest engineering trade shows – Southern Manufacturing and Electronics 2018. 360 camera architecture design On stand C135, a 360 camera engineering […]

10 embedded eystems industry predictions for 2018

ByteSnap consultants have put together a list of what they forecast will be among the leading trends in the embedded systems industry this year. 2017 certainly was another eventful year in the embedded systems industry – 2017 saw far-reaching DDoS and ransomware attacks such as WannaCry; the continuing forward momentum of driverless cars, with greater […]

Bromsgrove’s Juniper Systems opens office in Austria

Bromsgrove-based Juniper Systems, which manufactures handheld computers, has opened a new office in Austria, thanks to recent growth. Simon Bowe, General Manager of Juniper Systems, said: “As Juniper Systems has grown in recent years, the need has grown for an office to serve our German-speaking partners and customers in Austria, Germany, and other Eastern European […]

How to Choose the Best Mobile Application Development Tools

  Mobile Application Development Series – Part 5: How to Choose the Best Mobile Application Development Tools   With a vast quantity of mobile application development tools currently available, one of the most important steps to take when starting your mobile application development is to choose the best tool to achieve your goals. So here, […]