Rigado Powers “Works With GoPro” Developer Program

GoPro made some big headlines recently with the announcement of their “Works With GoPro” developer program. By opening up their platform to approved development partners, GoPro is making it easier than ever for developers to create the next great GoPro-compatible products, as well as making their brand synonymous with technical innovation.


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BMD-300 At Embedded World 2016

Much as we’d love to be in Germany this week for Embedded World 2016, life is just too busy here in Oregon to make the 5,300-mile trip to Nuremberg. But even though we’ll still be here in the Pacific Northwest eating consolation bratwursts, we’ll still be at EMB2016 in spirit.


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BMD-300-ES Now Available—And Sold Out!

Less than 24 hours after our friends at Digi-Key started taking orders for engineering samples of our new BMD-300 module, the BMD-300-ES was completely sold out!

We knew that the BMD-300 was going to be popular. It’s the first module to market that’s based on the advanced nRF52832 BLE SoC from Nordic Semiconductor, which offers the latest Bluetooth connectivity combined with class leading performance.


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Portland’s Rivetry merges with Salem-based hardware firm

Rivetry, the Internet of Things development shop founded by serial entrepreneur Greg Rau, has a new partner. Rivetry will merge with Salem-based Rigado, a hardware engineering consulting firm. Under the all-stock deal, the Rivetry brand ceases and the combined company continues as Rigado, said Rau. The company will have offices now in Portland and Salem and […]


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A Closer Look at Nordic’s nRF52832 SoC

You know we’re excited about Nordic Semiconductor’s nRF52832 system-on-chip, and we think you should be too – here’s what we’re looking forward to about using the nRF52 in our next module, the BMD-300.   Physical features Let’s start with the basics. The nRF52’s physical attributes make it versatile and easy to integrate. It’s Nordic’s smallest […]


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Introducing the nRF52 and BMD-300

On Oct. 5, Nordic Semiconductor kicks off the Global Tech Tour to announce the release of their latest system-on-chip, the nRF52832. The tour is an opportunity for embedded application development engineers to engage with the latest in Bluetooth Smart technology. Each seminar features a walkthrough of the nRF52 and an afternoon of software examples from […]


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