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Life Safety Services Sends Technician Through Fire Door Assembly Inspection Program

September 30, 2010 7:23 am | by 1888 Press Release | News | Comments

Passive Fire Protection Inspection Technician Passes DHI's Fire Door Assembly Program Exam.

iPad Leads the Tablet PC Charge as Mini-Note Shipments Plummet

September 30, 2010 7:22 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

In the second quarter of 2010, shipments of mini-note/tablet PCs were down 4% Q/Q, but up 29% Y/Y. [...]

Digital PWM IC Integrates an 800-V Bipolar Power Transistor

September 30, 2010 7:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

iWatt introduced the iW1810 AC/DC digital PWM IC, which integrates an 800V bipolar power transistor as well as numerous features to save external components and ensure high efficiency.


OU team receives $580K DOE EPSCoR grant

September 30, 2010 7:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Oklahoma) A University of Oklahoma research team has been awarded a $580,000 grant from the Department of Energy's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research for the development of new interband cascade photovoltaic cells with important applications for more...

Multi-Component Nano-Structures with Tunable Optical Properties

September 30, 2010 7:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

First successful assembly of 3-D multi-component nanoscale structures with tunable optical properties brings researchers one step closer to applications in solar energy, sensors, and tiny circuits

Connector family includes numerous safety features

September 30, 2010 7:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products (APP) offers its PowerMod HP (high power) series connector family, featuring touch-safe female housings, cable strain relief and integral positive latches. These safety features, combined with the ease of connector assembly, establish a new standard for cost effective high power connectors.


Home Depot Launches New Line of LED Bulbs

September 30, 2010 7:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

The wait is over—starting today Americans can buy a full line of ultra-efficient LED bulbs from The Home Depot that are brighter and longer-lasting at a dramatically lower retail price than similar products on the market.


Signal Integrity Network Analyzers Measure 40 GHz, Four-Port S-Parameters

September 30, 2010 6:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

LeCroy Corporation launched the SPARQ series of Signal Integrity Network Analyzers. The instruments measure 40 GHz S-parameters on up to four-ports with single button press. The units are positioned as


Network Analyzer Handles Gapless Measurements from 10 MHz to 110 GHz

September 30, 2010 6:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Rohde & Schwarz ZVA110 high-end network analyzer covers the entire frequency range from 10 MHz to 110 GHz. Its dynamic range, high output power and measurement speed make the analyzer appropriate for


Liquid Cooled Power Supply Yields Density of 19 Watts-in3

September 30, 2010 6:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pioneer Magnetics’ liquid cooled product line now includes the 32-V at 780-A PM37223-10P – a 25 kW power supply in a 2U package that yields a power density of 19 Watts/in3. The three-phase power supply


Power Management Subsystem Presented as World’s Highest Current Monolithic PMIC

September 30, 2010 6:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

Wolfson Microelectronics plc has introduced its WM8325 power management subsystem, said to be the world’s highest current monolithic power management IC (PMIC). The IC is appropriate for portable multimedia applications including smartbooks, tablets, e-books, media players and smartphones. The WM8325 features


10-A Relay Features 12- and 24-V Coil

September 30, 2010 6:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

The CIT Relay & Switch J107E1 Series is the industry standard 10 A featuring 12-V and 24-V coil. Small in size and presented as robust, this relay is cUL listed and RoHS compliant. The contact arrangement is (1A) SPST or (1C) SPDT with contact rating of 10 A at 250 VAC and 30 VDC. The contact resistance is


Tax : Global Forum delivers global report card

September 30, 2010 6:22 am | by OECD | News | Comments

The Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes today issued phase one peer reviews covering the legal and regulatory frameworks for transparency and exchange of tax information in Bermuda, Botswana, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, India, Monaco, Panama and Qatar....


PC-104, 1 GHz SBC Supports Networking and Communications

September 30, 2010 6:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

WinSystems introduced a PC/104-compatible 1 GHz single board computer (SBC), dubbed the PCM-VDX-2-512. It is designed for headless space- and power-limited systems. It has two Ethernet, four USB 2.0, and four asynchronous serial channels plus


French music industry reaches deal with YouTube

September 30, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Songwriters and composers will get paid when their videos are seen on YouTube in France, under a deal announced Thursday by the online video sharing site and France's leading music industry group.The industry group SACEM called the deal difficult to reach but innovative, and a victory in its...


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