Electronics http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6301/more en Self-driving cars, innovation, Tinder for tractors http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/self-driving-cars-innovation-tinder-tractors <div class="node-body gallery-body">There's a little ag and plenty of innovation in this week's Tech Five installment, where we delve into the possibility that Ford may have self-driving cars, and more.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/self-driving-cars-innovation-tinder-tractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/self-driving-cars-innovation-tinder-tractors#comments Electronics Practices and Systems Electronics and digital equipment Fri, 19 Aug 2016 21:14:00 +0000 84891 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Ford is pushing pretty fast into the self-driving car business. Plans are to be up and running for ride-share services in five years.</p> Science in trouble, 5G wireless news, Internet of Things and killing with robots http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/science-trouble-5g-wireless-news-internet-things-and-killing-robots <div class="node-body gallery-body">Scientists are concerned about how funding, and publishing pressures are warping research, while the FCC makes a 5G move and we look at the idea of killing with a robot. </div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/science-trouble-5g-wireless-news-internet-things-and-killing-robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/science-trouble-5g-wireless-news-internet-things-and-killing-robots#comments Electronics Precision Farming Practices and Systems Electronics and digital equipment Fri, 15 Jul 2016 19:06:00 +0000 84431 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Tech Five this week delves into several areas, including the Internet of Things, which is about everything connected and talking with each other.</p> Computer security, self-driving cars, Juno and farm data ownership http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/computer-security-self-driving-cars-juno-and-farm-data-ownership <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tech Five offers a look into how hackers win, self-driving car issues, space win and ag data ownership </div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/computer-security-self-driving-cars-juno-and-farm-data-ownership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/precision-farming/computer-security-self-driving-cars-juno-and-farm-data-ownership#comments Electronics Precision Farming Farm Vehicles Electronics and digital equipment Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:43:00 +0000 84371 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Do you know who really has access to your data? And should you care? Big questions are looming here.</p> Calculating payback of telematics http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/calculating-payback-telematics <div class="node-body article-body">Does the use of telematics offer a return for your operation? A new calculator from John Deere aims to do just that.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/calculating-payback-telematics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/calculating-payback-telematics#comments Electronics Ag Management System John Deere Fri, 01 Apr 2016 09:44:00 +0000 82601 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new JDLink ROI estimator by John Deere is designed to quantify the value of keeping machines connected using its JDLink telematics system.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> John Deere New online tool reviews fertilizer management products http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-online-tool-reviews-fertilizer-management-products <div class="node-body article-body">Environmental Defense Fund launches new tool for managing crop nutrients called Nutrient Star. The program reviews performance of commercially available nutrient management tools.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-online-tool-reviews-fertilizer-management-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/new-online-tool-reviews-fertilizer-management-products#comments Electronics Fertilizers Precision farming Thu, 03 Mar 2016 10:30:00 +0000 82291 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Environmental Defense Fund is ramping up ways to manage crop nutrients noting that up to 50% of what gets applied doesn&#39;t get used by crops.</p> Technology’s next wave http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/technology-s-next-wave <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In the last few years we&rsquo;ve written a lot of articles on sensors, telematics, canbus, big data, and other hot-button technologies that are changing farming. Now, there&rsquo;s a report that that puts them all in context.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/technology-s-next-wave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/technology-s-next-wave#comments Electronics Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:21:00 +0000 81711 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>All of industry is on the verge of significant change, characterized by a new report that looks at Industry 4.0.</p> Ringing in the New Year, dodging a bullet http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet <div class="node-body blog-body">No I'm not talking about drive-by shootings, I'm talking about a tech projectile we dodged in 1999.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/ringing-new-year-dodging-bullet#comments Electronics Events Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 31 Dec 2015 20:35:00 +0000 81511 at http://farmindustrynews.com A responsive approach to the Web makes sense http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense <div class="node-body blog-body">You're starting to see some interesting changes in web pages, and email design. There's a reason for it, and you may be holding it in your hand.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/responsive-approach-web-makes-sense#comments Technology Decision Time Electronics Practices and Systems Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 06 Aug 2015 18:43:00 +0000 79871 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The smartphone is becoming a more common sight on farms these days as the handy tools allow you to do so much. And that trend is driving web design - for the better- for the future. (Photo: Peter Roise/Thinkstock)</p> A robot that taps trees http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees <div class="node-body gallery-body">Engineering students from around the world compete to design the best sap collector of all time in the 2014 American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers (ASABE) Robotics Competition</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/robot-taps-trees#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:57:00 +0000 79491 at http://farmindustrynews.com 7 weather tools for farming http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming <div class="node-body gallery-body">There are a number of tools for tracking the weather, and developers continue enhancing their approaches.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/7-weather-tools-farming#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 28 May 2015 20:14:00 +0000 79031 at http://farmindustrynews.com