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4MOD chooses Movea’s MotionIC Platform for new range of Remote Control Units

September 10, 2010 5:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Movea has announced another customer for its newly launched MotionIC platform that enables customers to easily and quickly add motion intelligence to their products to enhance the user experience. 4MOD Technology is using Movea’s motion sensing and control technologies...


Refrigerator De-frost Controller Enables Energy Savings

September 10, 2010 5:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

New Avionics Corporation announces the availability of a breakthrough "adaptive de-frost controller" for walk-in refrigerators and freezers, reach-in refrigerated display cases, air conditioners, compressors, HVAC systems, and other self-defrosting chiller systems...


Critical Demands on Ruggedized Wireless Systems

September 10, 2010 5:21 am | by Gregory Powers, Market Development Manager, Tyco Electronics | Articles | Comments

Wireless systems are now fully mainstream in our lives, not only in the consumer world of cell phones, wifi enabled laptops and satellite television, but also in the mission and life critical world of aerospace and defense. Recent applications such as ADS-B (Automatic Dependant Surveillance - Broadcast) managed commercial airline flight...


US widens probe of HP bribery allegations

September 10, 2010 4:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. investigators are widening their probe of alleged kickbacks paid to Russian authorities by employees of a Hewlett-Packard Co. subsidiary in Germany.Authorities in Russia, Germany and the U.S. have been looking into alleged bribes totaling $11 million. The bribes were allegedly paid to...

Why the secrecy surrounding TSI development?

September 10, 2010 3:21 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Yole analyst Jean-Marc Yannou describes what?s really going on behind the scenes with through-silicon interposer (TSI) development.


Facebook inches past Google for Web users' minutes

September 9, 2010 6:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. Web surfers are spending more time socializing on Facebook than searching with Google, according to new data from researchers at comScore Inc.In August, people spent a total of 41.1 million minutes on Facebook, comScore said, about 9.9 percent of their Web-surfing minutes for the month....

Findings by Texas A & M Chemical Engineer Could Lead to Improved DNA Analysis

September 9, 2010 2:21 pm | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

DNA analysis is poised to experience a significant advancement thanks to the work of a Texas A&M University chemical engineer, who has discovered a way to achieve more effective separation of DNA fragments. Working with a widely used gelatin substance known as a hydrogel, Victor M....


Netflix available via Panasonic TVs, disc players

September 9, 2010 1:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Panasonic Corp. said that streaming video from Netflix Inc. is now available through its Blu-ray disc players and high-definition television sets that contain the company's Viera Cast multimedia streaming technology.Panasonic's Viera Cast technology can stream multimedia content from the...


Scientists observe single ions moving through tiny carbon-nanotube channel

September 9, 2010 12:22 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) For the first time, a team of MIT chemical engineers has observed single ions marching through a tiny carbon-nanotube channel. Such channels could be used as extremely sensitive detectors or as part of a new water-desalination system. They could...

Marvell Launches Smart-Electronics Initiative

September 9, 2010 12:20 pm | by | News | Comments

Marvell announced the launch of the "Smart-Electronics Initiative," a cross-industry collaborative campaign aimed at increasing awareness for the growing amount of energy consumed by everyday consumer electronics. The effort will also promote wider adoption...


UL Acquires TerraChoice in Green Standard Consolidation

September 9, 2010 12:20 pm | by | News | Comments

ULC Standards, a unit of Underwriters Laboratories has acquired TerraChoice, a green marketing consultancy and the managers of Canada’s EcoLogo program. While the acquisition was conducted by ULC Standards, the move serves to bring...


ENER1 Announces $65 Million Capital Raise

September 9, 2010 12:20 pm | by | News | Comments

ENER1, Inc. announced that it has agreed to sell $55 million of senior unsecured notes, together with shares of common stock and warrants, to certain investment funds, led by funds managed by Goldman Sachs...


Audio Codec Enhances Loudspeaker Performance, Uses Little Power

September 9, 2010 11:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduced the MAX98088 stereo audio codec that leverages the company’s Flexsound audio processor. This proprietary technology is said to improve loudspeaker performance by


STATS ChipPAC achieves major milestone of over 35 million eWLB units shipped

September 9, 2010 11:21 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced it has achieved a major industry milestone in the volume ramp of embedded Wafer-Level Ball Grid Array (eWLB) technology with more...


ASE gears up for 2.5D, 3D IC commercialization

September 9, 2010 11:21 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

3D IC Technology holds great promise for manufacturing at 20nm and beyond, bridging the gap between SoC and future system requirements.



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