Simms Electronics Sees USB-C Cables As the Next Big Thing For Connecting Tablets, Laptops and Phones

Simms Electronics Sees USB-C Cables As the Next Big Thing For Connecting Tablets, Laptops and Phones

The switch to USB-C cables which have a reversible, oval port as opposed to the one-way, rectangular port of USB-A cables is starting to catch on. Electrical product designers are taking bets on how fast the new charger will become the new industry standard. The USB-C cables enable faster data transfer and faster charging times for tablets, laptops and some cell phones.

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MiBiz Interviews Simms on the Security of Connected Devices

MiBiz Interviews Simms on the Security of Connected Devices

A recent article on MiBiz.com, sheds light on how Simms Electronics deals with the security of the connected devices we design. Part of the process is educating our clients about the dangers of using low security components. After the attack by hackers who recruited millions of connected devices to cause giants like Twitter, Netflix, Amazon and PayPal to crash, questions about IoT security should be raised.

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IoT – The Internet of Threats

IoT – The Internet of Threats

In the wake of the recent zombie attack involving 100,000 home security cameras and other IoT devices that brought several of the world’s most popular websites to a grinding halt, the security of IoT devices has grabbed attention around the world. The difference between having a secure device or one that allows in unwanted guests is a matter of it's design.   

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Proud to Make Front Page News of Grand Rapids Business Journal

Proud to Make Front Page News of Grand Rapids Business Journal

"Tech Firm Makes Everything Smart" is the front page headline Simms Electronics got in the Grand Rapids Business Journal. The article highlights Matt Simms of Simms Electronics as an expert in embedded products pulling on his 20 years of experience designing hardware and software.

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