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Tunable Inductors Include Non-Magnetic Cores

May 24, 2010 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

The JLC series of high-Q variable coils from Johanson Manufacturing offers a wide tuning range of 30 nH to 133 nH and self-resonant frequencies of 700 MHz to 1500 MHz, which make them appropriate tuning devices for many RF applications. These coils also feature


Junction Barrier Schottky Diodes Help Eliminate Diode Switching Losses

May 24, 2010 5:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cree announced what it asserts are the industry's first commercially available Z-Rec 1700-V Junction Barrier Schottky (JBS) diode products. Leveraging silicon carbide's unique characteristics to virtually 


MeVEA Ltd Launches New Training Simulator Product Line For Industrial Training Centers And Institutions

May 24, 2010 5:22 am | by 1888 Press Release | News | Comments

MeVEA Ltd has announced three new operator Training Simulators for different type of training; for beginners to professionals which are based on real-time simulation of dynamics. Nearly any kind of machinery can be simulated depending on customer needs.


Even With High LED Premiums, 2009 LCD TV ASPs Fell Twice as Fast as 2008, DisplaySearch Reports

May 24, 2010 5:22 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

According to the latest DisplaySearch Quarterly TV Cost and Price Forecast Model & Report, 2009 LCD TV average selling prices fell twice as fast as they did in 2008, mainly due to a reduction in panel prices that resulted from massive over-supply in Q4’08

New INL invention could aid Mars probes' search for life

May 24, 2010 5:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(DOE/Idaho National Laboratory) The next generation of Mars rovers could have smaller, cheaper, more robust and more sensitive life-detecting instruments, thanks to a new invention by scientists at Idaho National Laboratory. The team's Total Ion Control method is an advance in mass...

Brookhaven Launches Program to Bring Big Science to Classrooms

May 24, 2010 5:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

A new program announced today at Brookhaven Lab will give high school teachers and their students access to multi-million-dollar instruments at one of the nation’s premier scientific facilities.

Brookhaven Lab Open to the Public on Summer Sundays, July 11 - August 8

May 24, 2010 5:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

The public is invited to Brookhaven Lab for free fun, exciting tours, entertaining science shows, and hands-on learning opportunities during Summer Sundays, July 11 to August 8.

Direct Wire Wound Replacement Through Thin Film Technology

May 24, 2010 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Through design and material selection efforts, Innovative Sensor Technology has developed a platinum thin film RTD to directly replace wire wound technology at half the cost.


LED Based Rear Combination Lamps and their Practical Applications

May 24, 2010 5:02 am | by Brian Blackburn, Field Application Engineer, ON Semiconductor | Articles | Comments

LEDs have recently garnered favor in the automotive community for their inherent long life as well as styling and design ques. Unlike the single point incandescent bulb, several LEDs acting in conjunction provide the required intensity for the combined Stop and Tail lamp functions.


Enterprise PC Postage Solution Helps Customers Cut Costs and Improve Productivity

May 24, 2010 4:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments (NASDAQ: STMP), the leading provider of USPS@ postage online ( and shipping software ( solutions to approximately 400,000 customers, today announced that Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine has...

Symantec to Webcast 2010 Financial Analyst Day(2)

May 24, 2010 4:31 am | News | Comments

Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) will host its 2010 Financial Analyst Day on Thursday, May 27, 2010, from 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET in New York. Executive presentations will provide an overview of the company's vision, strategy, key business initiatives and financial goals.The event will be available to the...

Perceptive Marketing Develops Seminars for Small Businesses

May 24, 2010 3:31 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Perceptive Marketing is a unique marketing consulting company which develops seminars for small business owners who need to develop an effective marketing plan or to sharpen their existing plan.Sandy Lawrence, chief executive officer of Perceptive Marketing ( and...

2.7 million gamers reach for 'Halo'

May 24, 2010 3:30 am | News | Comments

Master Chief isn't lacking for friends.More than 2.7 million people logged onto the video game "Halo: Reach," the upcoming prequel to the first-person shooter trilogy starring supersoldier Master Chief, developer Bungie Studios announced Monday.Players collectively logged more than 16 million...


Economy: easy credit, welfare threaten new economic crisis, warns OECD Committee chair

May 24, 2010 1:21 am | by OECD | News | Comments

Are the policies that governments have put in place to stabilise the global economy and restore growth sowing the seeds for a new economic crisis? While more welfare spending and easier credit can temporarily help to shore up economic activity, they could in the medium term make the...


Web portal Warrior Gateway helps digital-age vets

May 23, 2010 9:30 am | News | Comments

For young veterans returning from duty in Iraq or Afghanistan, the process of re-entering society can be daunting, especially if they have been injured or have struggled with mental health problems.A new, free Web portal wants to help these warriors find the services they need in an environment...


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