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Wire Stripper Processes Variety of Types

August 16, 2010 10:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Eraser’s K8 Series Rotary Blade Wire Strippers (Models K8A and K8B) are precision rotary wire strippers capable of processing round, extruded, built-up (solid and stranded), magnet, enamel, and film insulated wires and coaxial cables.

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Brush and Brushless DC Motors Can Be Customized

August 16, 2010 10:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

A variety of custom options can be specified to equip Pittman brush-commutated and brushless DC motors with tailored solutions to satisfy particular application demands.

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Analyst upgrades MedAssets stock to "outperform"

August 16, 2010 10:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Growth opportunities for hospital software provider MedAssets Inc. have not diminished despite a slowdown in its contracted revenue, Raymond James analyst Alexander Y. Draper said in a Monday research note.THE BACKGROUND: On Aug. 4, the Alpharetta, Ga., company said it earned $3.3 million, or 6...

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Class G and Class H Stereo Headphone Amplifiers Boast Low Power Consumption

August 16, 2010 9:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

austriamicrosystems has announced the 30-mW AS3560 and AS3561 Stereo Headphone Amplifiers, that continuously adjust the supply rails in response to the input signal, thus drastically minimizing power consumption.

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Digital helpers for the hearing impaired

August 16, 2010 9:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft) Every fifth German is hearing impaired. In their private and in their work lives, they are restricted -- such as when making a telephone call. Researchers are now ready with a digital solution, one that can partially compensate for the hearing loss. Soon, the...

NSF Awards $3M Stem Cell Bio-Manufacturing Program to Georgia Tech

August 16, 2010 9:21 am | by Georgia Institute of Technology | News | Comments

The NSF has awarded $3 million to Georgia Tech to fund a unique research program on stem cell bio-manufacturing. The effort is focused on developing engineering methods for stem cell production to meet the anticipated demand for stem cells.

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High definition diagnostic ultrasonics on the nanoscale

August 16, 2010 8:21 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Nottingham) Scientists and Engineers at the University of Nottingham have built the world's smallest ultrasonic transducers capable of generating and detecting ultrasound.

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Beyond Salad: How to Save Energy in the Kitchen During the Summer

August 16, 2010 8:21 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

One day I ordered pizza delivery. Another day, I went out to eat (well, several days actually). Yet another day found me trolling the produce and canned veggie & fruit aisles of the supermarket to assemble an interesting salad. But sooner or later, I want to cook food: real food, in...

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Increase Driver Safety with Gesture-based Interfaces for Automotive Applications

August 16, 2010 7:39 am | by Hassane El-Khoury, Automotive business development manager, Cypress Semiconductor Corp. | Articles | Comments

As touchscreens with gesture-based interfaces have become nearly standard in the mobile phone segment, many people are waiting impatiently for the technology to make its way into the automotive market.

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Israel approves purchase of F-35

August 16, 2010 7:27 am | by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Blogs | Comments

As reported by Defense Talk, Israel has agreed to purchase 20 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters in a deal worth an estimated 2.75 billion dollars. At $96 million a piece, this would be the most expensive weapons deal ever signed by Israel. As the Swiss Army Knife of fighter jets, and the bulwark of the free world for the next 40 years (not to sound hyperbolic)...

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Flir to buy weapons sensor maker ICx for $274M

August 16, 2010 7:06 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Flir Systems Inc., which makes thermal imaging and infrared camera systems, on Monday said it had agreed to buy ICx Technologies Inc., a maker of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosives detectors, for $274 million in cash.Portland-based Flir is offering $7.55 per share in...

QHR Technologies has record revenue of $5.1M in Q2; profit at $308,166

August 16, 2010 7:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

QHR Technologies Inc. has reported record revenue of $5.1 million for its second quarter, up 90 per cent for the same period last year.Profit was $308,166 or one cent a share in the quarter ended June 30, compared with a loss of $205,983, or one cent a share, in the same period in 2009, the...

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Apple manager charged with taking kickbacks

August 16, 2010 6:23 am | News | Comments

A manager at Apple Inc has been charged in California with taking kickbacks he received after leaking corporate secrets to Asian companies that supplied iPhone and iPod accessories, court documents showed.

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A robot that identifies doors from their handles

August 16, 2010 6:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Elhuyar Fundazioa) The intelligent robots that appear in the movies have little relation to real life, although the tendency in current robotics to create machines that are as independent as possible is a fact. "The robot has to be aware of what it is doing and, more and more, be capable...

U.S. video viewing site Hulu plans an IPO: report

August 16, 2010 6:16 am | News | Comments

Hulu is planning an initial public offering which could value the U.S. video viewing site at more than $2 billion, the New York Times said.

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