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Digi at Sensors Expo 2010

June 29, 2010 10:07 am | Videos | Comments

Joel Young, CTO of Digi International demonstrates tank monitoring using the company's iDigi Cloud along with Google Apps.


Assembling and mounting an AMT encoder to a motor

June 29, 2010 10:00 am | Videos | Comments

CUI Inc has developed a unique and versatile modular rotary encoder. The AMT utilizes CUI's proprietary capacitive technology.


Cartridge Filters Reduce Total Cost of Filtration

June 29, 2010 9:53 am | Product Releases | Comments

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) is offering a new family of highly efficient cartridge filters that improve water quality and reduce total cost of filtration for ultrapure water (UPW) and de-ionized (DI) water used in the manufacture of semiconductors and silicon wafers.


Direct Drive Frameless Motors Kits Have Diameters up to One Meter

June 29, 2010 9:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Driven by new large-scale through-hole applications, Applimotion’s LARC Series Direct Drive frameless motor kits are available with a diameter of up to 1 meter .


Divorce lawyers: Facebook tops in online evidence

June 29, 2010 9:08 am | News | Comments

Forgot to de-friend your wife on Facebook while posting vacation shots of your mistress? Her divorce lawyer will be thrilled. Oversharing on social networks has led to an overabundance of evidence in divorce cases.

15-W and 30-W DC-DC Converters Come in Metal Packaging

June 29, 2010 8:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

XP Power announced additions to its range of low power DC/DC converters. The 15-W JCM15 comes in a 1" x 1" metal package, with the 30-W JCK30 being available in a metal case that measures 2" x 1". These encapsulated PCB mounted converters


Personal Income and Outlays, May 2010

June 29, 2010 8:25 am | by U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis | News | Comments

Personal income increased $53.7 billion, or 0.4 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $49.0 billion, or 0.4 percent, in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $24.4 billion, or 0.2 percent. In April,...

Rajeev Industries Announces The Launch Of Their Business Website

June 29, 2010 8:24 am | by 1888 Press Release | News | Comments

Electrical Porcelain Insulators are essential requirement for the smooth transmission and distribution of Electrical Power.


Total LCD TV Shipments to Grow to 188M Units in 2010, to Surpass 260M Units by 2014

June 29, 2010 8:24 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

Total TV shipments in 2010 will pass 242 million units, a remarkable 15% increase from an anemic 2% level of growth in 2009.

Molecules typically found in blue jean and ink dyes may lead to more efficient solar cells

June 29, 2010 8:24 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Cornell University) Making better solar cells: Cornell University researchers have discovered a simple process -- employing molecules typically used in blue jean and ink dyes -- for building an organic framework that could lead to economical, flexible and versatile solar cells.

Towards a European common charger for electric vehicles

June 29, 2010 8:23 am | by European Commission | News | Comments

The European Standardisation Organisations bodies (CEN-CENELEC and ETSI) will develop a common charging system for electric cars, scooters and bicycles. European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani has handed on 29 June 2010 a European Commission mandate for the development of the...

New molecular framework could yield better solar cells

June 29, 2010 8:22 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

A team led chemist William Dichtel has discovered a simple process for building an organic molecular framework that could pave the way to more economical, flexible and versatile solar cells.

Linear-Motor Gantry Intended for Contouring Applications

June 29, 2010 7:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aerotech’s AGS1500 series Cartesian gantry systems are designed for ultra-precision, high-dynamic contouring, and provide outstanding performance in precision micromachining, stencil cutting, fuel cell manufacturing, solder-ball placement, printed electronics, high-speed pick-and-place, automated assembly, vision inspection, dispensing stations, and high-accuracy inspection.


Solid State Relays are Panel Mounted

June 29, 2010 7:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crydom’s CL series of AC output Solid State Relays is intended for general purpose use in heating, lighting and motion control applications where panel mounting is desirable but traditional heavy duty SSRs are not required. Rated at either 5 A or 10 A output from 24 V to 280 VAC, the CL series features


Serial Flash-Memory Device Supports Low-Power Electronics

June 29, 2010 7:06 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology Inc. today announced the SST25WF080 serial Flash-memory device?the newest member of the 25 series Serial Flash (SPI) memory family based on Microchip’s proprietary SuperFlash Technology. The low-voltage (1.8V), 8 Mbit device features extremely low standby power consumption of just 5 microamperes...



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