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Seiko Instruments’ S-1172 Series CMOS Voltage Regulator

August 3, 2010 6:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

Seiko Instruments has developed the S-1172 Series positive voltage regulator integrating a super low dropout voltage, a high output voltage accuracy, and a low current consumption.


New Angle Sensor With Integrated Can Electronics

August 3, 2010 6:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new 424CO is a rotary position sensor with an integrated CANopen protocol according to ISO 11898.


Lighting Management Unit for Mobile Applications Offers Flexibility

August 3, 2010 6:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

austriamicrosystems has announced the AS3676, an Integrated Lighting Management Unit (LMU) with ambient light sensing (ALS) and dynamic luminance scaling (DLS). The chip integrates 13 current sinks, a high-efficiency step-up DC/DC converter and high-power charge-pump, an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) and a


Low-Power, Small Form Factor Op Amps From Microchip

August 3, 2010 6:16 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the MCP6401/2/4 Operational Amplifiers (Op Amps), which add to Microchip’s general-purpose op amp portfolio by providing lower power consumption in small packages.


Emerson Electric fiscal 3Q profit surges

August 3, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Emerson Electric Co. said Tuesday its fiscal third-quarter profit grew 51 percent, as U.S. and European sales climbed and the company received a boost from acquisition of network equipment and software maker Avocent Corp.The St. Louis company said it earned $585 million, or 77 cents per share,...

POE Supplies Include an Integral DC Injector

August 3, 2010 5:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Gresham Power Electronics, the Salisbury based MIL and Commercial power conversion specialist has introduced a flexible range of Power-over-Ethernet (POE) power supplies with an integral DC injector.


Embedded Power Supply Offers in 6 KW in a 1 U Shelf

August 3, 2010 5:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

DongAh Elecomm’s low profile, embedded power supply provides high power density in a 1 U space. The DIRS-4110 Power Shelf is appropriate for telecom and datacom applications such as storage and wireless transmission networks, data centers and Power Over Ethernet (POE)


Pangolin Unveils New “LASORB” Series

August 3, 2010 5:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pangolin Laser Systems, the world’s largest producer of laser display software and control hardware, announced the expansion of its LASORB product line with a series of components designed to protect 445nm laser diodes...


Thermostat Wars

August 3, 2010 5:23 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

The other day, I was visiting a friend's office and noticed something you may have noticed yourself: his building had a variety of micro-climates, ranging from the furnace hot to the freezing cold. The offices with windows that faced south and west were hottest, while offices with windows...


Energy Conversion Process Could Revamp Solar-Power Production

August 3, 2010 5:08 am | by BY LOUIS BERGERON | News | Comments

A new process that simultaneously combines the light and heat of solar radiation to generate electricity could offer more than double the efficiency of existing solar cell technology.


Mindbloom Launches Enterprise Version of Its Innovative Social Media Life Game(R), Announces Partnership With California State University, Sacramento

August 3, 2010 5:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Mindbloom, Inc. today announced a strategic partnership with Sacramento State 's health and wellness facility, also known as The WELL (Wellness, Education, Leisure, Lifestyle), that will leverage Mindbloom technology to enhance the effectiveness of the campus' 7 Dimensions of Wellness...

Taleo to Present at Oppenheimer Annual Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference

August 3, 2010 5:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the leading provider of on-demand talent management solutions, announced today that it will be participating in the Oppenheimer Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, being held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. Katy Murray, Taleo's...

Statistics: Annual inflation in OECD area falls to 1.5% in June 2010

August 3, 2010 2:27 am | by OECD | News | Comments

Annual inflation in the OECD area fell to 1.5 % in the year to June 2010 compared with 2.0% in May amid a slowdown in energy price rises. Annual energy inflation slowed to 4.7% in June compared with 11.0% in May.


Google's China answer page inaccessible

August 2, 2010 10:05 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A Google question-and-answer page for Chinese users was inaccessible from mainland China on Tuesday less than a month after the search giant's Internet license was renewed amid a dispute over online censorship.The company found no technical problems with the Hong Kong-based service, said a...

The Media Equation: Buzz Bissinger’s Full Conversion to Digital

August 2, 2010 6:26 pm | by New York Times | News | Comments

After a savage televised rant against blogs two years ago, Buzz Bissinger today is a habitual Twitter user.


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