LSI/CSI announces two new innovative additions to its extensive line of Lighting Control ICs. Designated LS7642 and LS7642FO, these new ICs have been designed for easy control via manual or uC interface.
Network equipment maker Infinera Corp. said Monday that Paul J. Milbury, a former executive at rival Starent Networks, has joined its board.Milbury served as chief financial officer at Starent until Cisco Systems Inc. bought the company last year.Before that, he was CFO at Avid Technology Inc.,...
STMicroelectronics has announced an innovation that will help reduce the size and cost of surge protectors for electronic equipment by providing specified energy absorption capability up to the maximum operating temperature.
WIN Enterprises, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of embedded platforms for OEMs, announces the MB-80100, a PICMG 1.3-style SHB that supports twin multicore Intel Nehalem and Westmere processors. MB-80100 features the Intel LGA 1366 processor socket that enables CPU scalability across the Nehalem and Westmere multicore processor families.
South Africa should step up its efforts to detect, investigate and prosecute cases of bribery in international business deals, according to a new report by the OECD’s Working Group on Bribery.
German business software maker SAP AG said Monday that it has extended its $5.8 billion tender offer for U.S. database software maker Sybase Inc. by another 10 days as it awaits clearance for the deal by European regulators.The offer of $65 per share was extended to July 26 from July 16, SAP...
A Call for Papers has been issued for the first annual Smart Grid Electronics Forum (SGEF ’10) which will be jointly hosted by Darnell Group and Hearst Electronics Group, October 18-20 in San Jose, California. Control, Communications and Security will be three of the major themes of SGEF ’10.
VIA EPIA-M840 Mini-ITX board brings the VIA Nano E-Series processor to intelligent industrial applications.
Jacobs Brings More Than 10 Years Of Engineering Expertise To Local Custom Automation Group.
LED backlight shipments will pass those of CCFL backlights in all large-area TFT LCD panels and achieve 80% penetration in Q4’12.
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) With the aim of speeding up the process of studying zebrafish larvae and enabling large-scale studies, engineers at MIT have developed a new technique that can analyze the larvae in seconds.
Ophir-Spiricon's New StarLab Laser Power/Energy Software Adds Support for Windows 7 64-bit and LabVIEW
The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces the USB-4704 data acquisition module. The USB-4704 is a 48 kS/s, 14-bit, 8-channel multi-functional module with analog I/O, digital I/O and counter functions specifically recommended for students or trainees.
Back in December, we reported on Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, the world’s first commercial spaceship. Christened the VSS Enterprise, the vessel is a sub-orbital spacecraft capable of ferrying two pilots and six passengers into the thermosphere (an apogee of about 110 km). On July 15th, the Enterprise completed its first crewed flight.
Two heavyhitters on the world health stage — Bill Clinton and Bill Gates — called Monday for a more efficient fight worldwide against the AIDS virus.In separate speeches at an international AIDS conference in the Austrian capital, the former American president railed against spending too much...