Electronics http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6301/more en Using technology for efficient farm practices http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/using-technology-efficient-farm-practices <div class="node-body article-body">Illinois producer uses technology to bring information from field to office for maximum efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/using-technology-efficient-farm-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/using-technology-efficient-farm-practices#comments Electronics John Deere Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:44:00 +0000 77951 at http://farmindustrynews.com Your next boardroom http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-boardroom <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I was doing some background research on a story I&rsquo;m working on called next-gen cabs, specifically about some display screen interfaces that act like your iPad. For example, with future cab displays it is likely that you&rsquo;ll be able to access the internet, view and interact with multiple screens, and, using more than one finger, configure your screen or initiate commands, a technology called &ldquo;multi-touch&rdquo; technology.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-boardroom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/your-next-boardroom#comments Electronics Display screens Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:58:00 +0000 75811 at http://farmindustrynews.com Quirky gadgets, green tech, drones and more from CES 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we round up what we think are five key items from CES 2015 that may spark your interest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/quirky-gadgets-green-tech-drones-and-more-ces-2015#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:55:00 +0000 75451 at http://farmindustrynews.com Information hub in an app http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app <div class="node-body article-body">Growers Edge launches app version of its services, with a new GrainLogs tracking feature.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/information-hub-app#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:17:00 +0000 75411 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 things to consider when buying a tablet http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet <div class="node-body article-body">A tablet can be a handy tool to have on the farm. Here are five considerations if you're in the market to buy a new one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/5-things-consider-when-buying-tablet#comments Technology Decision Time Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:40:00 +0000 74971 at http://farmindustrynews.com Putting Google Earth to use on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/putting-google-earth-use-farm <div class="node-body article-body">One expert suggests a common tool that could help you pull a lot of different information into one place. Ever hear of Google Earth?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/putting-google-earth-use-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/technology-decision-time/putting-google-earth-use-farm#comments Technology Decision Time Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:37:00 +0000 74651 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This Crave Brothers Farm map details key parts of the operation that can be mapped. When compared with specific layers, the map helps with on-farm decision-making.</p> Sprayer prep gets more accurate http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate <div class="node-body gallery-body">Spray Calc is a new app out of University of Illinois that breaks down the sprayer setup process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/sprayer-prep-gets-more-accurate#comments Electronics Electronics and digital equipment Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:45:00 +0000 72801 at http://farmindustrynews.com Today’s Farm Requires Access to Wireless Broadband http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><strong><img alt="" src="/site-files/farmindustrynews.com/files/uploads/2014/10/141646679%20copy.jpg" style="width: 401px; height: 267px; margin: 3px; float: left;" title="Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images" />By Jonathan Adelstein</strong></p> <p>As a native South Dakotan who&rsquo;s devoted much of my career to strengthening rural America, I&rsquo;ve seen my share of farm equipment. So I&rsquo;ve been delighted twice this year to observe <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/john-deere?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">John Deere&rsquo;s</a> latest machinery in action.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/today-s-farm-requires-access-wireless-broadband#comments Electronics Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:36:00 +0000 72761 at http://farmindustrynews.com When technologies go wrong http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">Remember the TV prank show, Candid Camera? It was one of my favorite shows growing up. Now it has been revived and modernized to fit popular culture, which, today, is inundated with automated technology and digital devices. Even the hosts have changed to a younger, more technologically savvy generation . Mayim Bialik, who plays Sheldon’s geeky girlfriend on the Big Bang Theory, is the host, and Allen Funt has been replaced by son Peter as co-host. It was raining a few weekends ago, so I happened to catch a few episodes while working inside.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/when-technologies-go-wrong#comments Electronics Auto Guidance Precision farming Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:43:00 +0000 72681 at http://farmindustrynews.com Climate Basic and Pro offer hyper-local weather monitoring for farmers http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers <div class="node-body video-body">Climate Basic, Climate Pro could help farmers get a step up on the weather, crops. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/electronics/climate-basic-and-pro-offer-hyper-local-weather-monitoring-farmers#comments Electronics Equipment & Supplies Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:46:00 +0000 72421 at http://farmindustrynews.com