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Programmable resistive sensing conditioner with digital and analog outputs

June 23, 2015 11:21 am | by Texas Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments today introduced the industry’s highest resolution resistive sensing signal conditioner, enabling fast and precise 24-bit measurement of conditions such as pressure, strain, flow or liquid levels...

1100 W hot-swap front-end power supply minimizes application space

June 23, 2015 11:12 am | by Cui Inc | Cui Inc | Product Releases | Comments

CUI Inc today announced the introduction of a 1100 W front-end ac-dc power supply for mission critical (N+1) redundant applications...

MAVEN results find Mars behaving like a rock star

June 23, 2015 9:41 am | by NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center | News | Comments

If planets had personalities, Mars would be a rock star according to recent preliminary results from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft. Mars sports a "Mohawk" of...


In social networks, group boundaries promote the spread of ideas

June 23, 2015 9:39 am | by University of Pennsylvania | News | Comments

Social networks affect every aspect of our lives, from the jobs we get and the technologies we adopt to the partners we choose and the healthiness of our lifestyles. But where do they come from?


Mirror-like display creates rich color pixels by harnessing ambient light

June 23, 2015 9:34 am | by The Optical Society | News | Comments

Using a simple structure comprising a mirror and an absorbing layer to take advantage of the wave properties of light, researchers at Qualcomm MEMS Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, have developed a display technology...


Component designed for single-phase AC applications requiring higher voltages

June 23, 2015 9:34 am | by Anderson Power Products | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products® (APP) introduces the Saf-D-Grid® 300, designed specifically for single-phase AC applications requiring higher voltages, smaller size, and expanded current carrying capability...

Sweeping lasers snap together nanoscale geometric grids

June 23, 2015 9:33 am | by DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Down at the nanoscale, where objects span just billionths of a meter, the size and shape of a material can often have surprising and powerful electronic and optical effects. Building larger materials that retain subtle nanoscale features...


Fluid-repellant sealant tape suited for belly fairings, engine nacelles, tail boom covers

June 23, 2015 9:30 am | by W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) has enhanced its line of GORE™ SKYFLEX™ Aerospace Materials with a new aviation fluid-repellent tape...


Top doctors' prescription for feverish planet: Cut out coal

June 23, 2015 9:30 am | by SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer | News | Comments

Some top international doctors and public health experts have issued an urgent prescription for a feverish planet Earth: Get off coal as soon as possible...


NYC taxi commission OKs new rules for app-based car services

June 23, 2015 9:28 am | by LEJLA SARCEVIC Associated Press | News | Comments

New York City's taxi regulatory agency on Monday approved new rules governing how Uber and other app-based car services operate within the five boroughs. Part of the proposal unanimously passed allows the companies to...


20 V n-channel MOSFET offers 0.357 mm profile

June 23, 2015 9:25 am | by Vishay Intertechnology | Vishay Intertechnology | Product Releases | Comments

New Vishay Intertechnology 20 V Chipscale MOSFET in 0.8 mm by 0.8 mm Package Saves Space and Power in Mobile Applications MICRO FOOT® Device Features Industry-Low RDS(ON) for...

General Atomics tests projectiles with on-board electronics

June 23, 2015 9:24 am | by General Atomics | News | Comments

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) has conducted four successful tests of its projectiles with on-board electronics at the US Army's dugway proving ground in Utah...


Northrop to upgrade Litening G4 targeting pods on F-16 aircraft

June 23, 2015 9:20 am | by Northrop Grumman | News | Comments

Northrop Grumman has received contracts worth $74m to provide upgrade work and spares to US Air Force Reserve Command and Air National Guard Litening G4 targeting pods...


High brightness TFTs target outdoor environments

June 23, 2015 9:20 am | by KOE | Product Releases | Comments

Display readability maintained in high levels of ambient light Bourne End, UK. 23rd June 2015. Industrial LCD manufacturer KOE has announced...

EMC textile gasketing for temperatures up to 85 °C

June 23, 2015 9:13 am | by Pentair - Schroff | Product Releases | Comments

WARWICK, RI – The Schroff brand of Pentair is pleased to announce that it now offers a textile EMC gasket for an extended temperature range of up to 85°C (185 °F) for its cases, subracks and systems...


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