Ian Buckley

Ian Buckley is a writer, musician, and perpetual tinkerer. Commonly found surrounded by hobby electrical components, he's also a keen programmer and likes to build crazy-sounding instruments with microcontrollers. In addition to Electromaker, Ian writes over at MakeUseOf and has bylines at the likes of Online Tech Tips as well as Help Desk Geek.

Electronica 2022: Actron Are Bringing a Standard to Embedded Displays

Electronica 2022: Actron Are Bringing a Standard to Embedded Displays

The German display specialist showed us their range of hot-swappable, multi-function screens.
Electronica 2022: GrabMax's Chess Playing Robot

Electronica 2022: GrabMax's Chess Playing Robot

Even smarter than it looks, this robot shows off GrabMax's AI hardware and software perfectly
Electronica 2022: Infineon's NFC Batteryless Entryways Seem Like Wizardry

Electronica 2022: Infineon's NFC Batteryless Entryways Seem Like Wizardry

It's not a new idea, but we've never seen NFC work like this.
Electronica 2022: The Jetson AGX Orin in the Wild!

Electronica 2022: The Jetson AGX Orin in the Wild!

We spotted a demo of Nvidia's powerhouse on the OKdo stand.
Electronica 2022: Stephen Hawes introduces the Lumin Open Source PnP Machine

Electronica 2022: Stephen Hawes introduces the Lumin Open Source PnP Machine

The project, documented on Stephen's YouTube channel, is an Open-Source wonder.
Electromaker of the Month - October Winners

Electromaker of the Month - October Winners

There's a lot more to October than Spookiness, it's a time of Making too!
Electronica 2022: Non-Invasive Medical Monitoring with Analog Devices 

Electronica 2022: Non-Invasive Medical Monitoring with Analog Devices 

The Analog Devices stand was full to the brim with amazing demos, but two caught our eye!
Electronica 2022: OKdo Releases ROCK 5 Model B SBC

Electronica 2022: OKdo Releases ROCK 5 Model B SBC

The new SBC, made in conjunction with Radxa, is a super powerful dual 8k ML-ready board.
Electronica 2022: Nordic Demo the New nRF7002 Wifi 6 IC

Electronica 2022: Nordic Demo the New nRF7002 Wifi 6 IC

The new companion chip brings dual-band low-power Wifi to any Microcontroller.
Electronica 2022: The DEBIX Model A Is a Configurable Industry-Focused SBC

Electronica 2022: The DEBIX Model A Is a Configurable Industry-Focused SBC

Powerful, expandable, and capable of enduring extreme temperatures, the Model A looks like a solid SBC choice.
Electronica 2022: NXP Gives Us a Peek Into the Future of EVs

Electronica 2022: NXP Gives Us a Peek Into the Future of EVs

Smart sensors, better batteries, and a cute/creepy animatronic baby.
Hardware Pioneers 2022: NXP's Autonomous Vehicle Hardware Rundown

Hardware Pioneers 2022: NXP's Autonomous Vehicle Hardware Rundown

Loïc Fernau shows us NXP's smart rover
Hardware Pioneers 2022: Secure and low bandwidth EdgeAI with OctaiPipe

Hardware Pioneers 2022: Secure and low bandwidth EdgeAI with OctaiPipe

Dr Eric Topham, CEO and Data Science director at T-Dab.ai teaches us about Federated Learning
Hardware Pioneers 2022: Edge AI and Connectivity with Synaptics

Hardware Pioneers 2022: Edge AI and Connectivity with Synaptics

We spoke with David Armour about Synaptics' new hardware
Hardware Pioneers 2022: Elimo's Impetus Is a Highly Connected Module

Hardware Pioneers 2022: Elimo's Impetus Is a Highly Connected Module

We spoke with Elimo founder Matteo Scordino about the Impetus SoM
Hardware Pioneers 2022: Edge Impulse Show Us Just How Easy EdgeAI can Be

Hardware Pioneers 2022: Edge Impulse Show Us Just How Easy EdgeAI can Be

Jenny Plunkett takes us through how no-code AI can work on almost anything!
Hardware Pioneers 2022: Digi brings Connectivity to all Form Factors

Hardware Pioneers 2022: Digi brings Connectivity to all Form Factors

We spoke with Digi Field Applications Engineer Joe Hill about their hardware range.
Hardware Pioneers 2022: u-blox Makes the IoT Easy

Hardware Pioneers 2022: u-blox Makes the IoT Easy

We chat with u-blox's Lee Stacey about the complete u-blox project