Providing power and price options to designers, the the MB-80050 ETX form factor system on module features a Socket P that provides support for Intel Core 2 Duo and Celeron M processors. The system supports SO-DIMM memory slot for DDR2 SDRAM up to 2GB with 2 x SATA connectors on-module and a X3100 graphic media accelerator.
The Internet agency with key oversight of the monikers behind every Web site, e-mail address and Twitter post named former U.S. cybersecurity chief Rod Beckstrom Friday as its next chief executive. Beckstrom, who had resigned after less than a year as cybersecurity director amid persistent turf battles, brings credentials in industry, government and diplomacy — but little direct experience with domain names and broader Internet addressing issues, ICANN's chief mission.
Maxim Integrated Products introduced its MAX11040 four-channel, 24-bit simultaneous-sampling ADC. Up to eight MAX11040 devices can be daisy-chained to provide a sampling capacity of up to 32 channels. Its cascadable SPI/QSPI/MICROWIRE interface eliminates the complexity of
Lenovo put nearly a year of research into two design changes that debuted on an updated ThinkPad laptop this week. No, not the thinner, lighter form or the textured touchpad — rather, the extra-large "Delete" and "Escape" keys.
Cardinal Components introduced a programmable spread spectrum oscillator from 1.5 MHz to 200 MHz. The CSSC is said to lower a product’s electromagnetic interference (EMI) outputs when compared with a conventional clock generator. The first in the series, “CSSC” is a 5 mm x 7 mm and 5 mm x 3.2 mm SMT programmable
California regulators on Thursday delayed a decision on whether to implement the nation's first statewide carbon fee on utilities, oil refineries and other polluting industries. The move came after several electricity providers expressed concerns that California might inadvertently level a charge on energy that is moved through but not used in the state. That would violate federal energy laws.
Accepting an input from 8 V to 16 V with a 10-second surge capability of up to 18 V, a DOSA-compliant PicoTLynx POL converter from Lineage Power is designed to accommodate industrial applications. Delivering an output from 0.59 V to 8.0 V, the 4-A convection-cooled device operates at up to 96.1 percent efficiency and provides full load up to 85 degrees Celsius.
Quartz pressure sensors in Epson Toyocom’s XP-7000 Series use a frequency-stable QMEMS tuning fork crystal unit with a design that allows fluid pressure to be transmitted to the pressure-sensing element.
Microsoft Corp. said Thursday that prices for the Windows 7 computer operating system are largely in line with those for Vista, and that people who buy PCs before the new system goes on sale in October will get free upgrades. To drum up demand among people who aren't in the market for a new PC, Microsoft also said it is taking limited pre-orders for Windows 7, selling some for as little as $50.
Addressing the telecom market need for single-output power solutions delivering up to 50 W, the PowerQor EKA Series of isolated dc/dc converters accept an input voltage from 35 V to 75 V and are available in versions providing an output of 1.5 V, 1.8 V, 2.5 V, 3.3 V, 5 V, 12 V, or 15 V.
Videogames were once blamed for rising obesity rates but are now being championed by the medical industry and for use by government departments for their health benefits. Games like Electronic Arts' "EA Sports Active" and Nintendo's "Wii Fit" have got players of all ages moving -- and game developers and investors looking for hot new titles to cash in on this booming segment of the market.
The ZigBee and HomePlug Powerline Alliances today announced public availability of the next generation market requirements for Smart Energy, and supporting use cases. Smart Energy enables both wired and wireless communication between utility companies and everyday household devices such as smart thermostats and appliances.
The AP reports that “climate bill” proponents had agreed to concessions in an attempt to sway wary Democrats. In this case, “climate bill” refers to the “Cap and Trade” proposal sought by Barack Obama and activists for years. Along with universal healthcare, Cap and Trade has been a major priority of the Obama administration. Will these concessions finally enable passage of Cap and Trade legislation?
Measuring Ø10 x 12.5 mm, a flat motor from Maxon provides a nominal torque of up to 0.83 mNm and a stall torque of up to 1.29 mNm.
Designed to communicate with CellMite or CellMite LVDT digitalizing signal conditioners, CellView graphical user interface software allows users to monitor, visualize, and refine data from sensors and set up tests automatically.