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Clamp Meter Transmits Readings to IR Cameras

April 5, 2010 8:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

Extech Instruments introduced the EX845, a 1000A AC/DC CAT IV clamp meter with the company’s Meterlink technology and a built-in infrared thermometer. Meterlink technology wirelessly connects FLIR infrared cameras to Extech meters via Bluetooth to


German minister criticizes Facebook on privacy

April 5, 2010 8:01 am | News | Comments

A German minister has sharply criticized Facebook's handling of personal data and is calling on the social network to upgrade its privacy settings. Consumer protection minister Ilse Aigner urges Facebook's CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg in an open letter "to revise the privacy policy without delay."


WiLink 6.0 solution available on OMAP35x Eval Module

April 5, 2010 7:45 am | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments introduced the availability of its WiLink 6.0 (WL1271) solution on the OMAP35x processor Evaluation Module (EVM). 


Global Nanomaterial Demand to reach $3.6 billion in 2013

April 5, 2010 7:34 am | News | Comments

While market demand has not matched the considerable hype that nanotechnology has generated over the past decade and a half, nanomaterials have managed to attain an appreciable commercial presence in recent years.


La Catrina String Quartet to Perform at Brookhaven Lab May 5

April 5, 2010 7:22 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

La Catrina String Quartet will perform at Brookhaven Lab on Wednesday, May 5, at noon in Berkner Hall.

Chassis Mount DC-DC Converter Suits Harsh Environments

April 5, 2010 7:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Calex Manufacturing Company introduced its HCM Series high power density chassis mount DC/DC Converters. These 150 Watt rugged, encapsulated DC/DC converters are suitable for harsh industrial and COTS military applications. All 10 models in the series offer a


TFT LCDs Include LED Backlights

April 5, 2010 7:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Optrex America is offering TFT LCDs with white LED backlights. These displays feature long lifetimes (an average of 60,000 hours), with front-of-screen brightness levels ranging from 400 cd/m2 to 700 cd/m2 for indoor use and 800 cd/m2 to 1500 cd/m2 for outdoor applications. Additional features include


AA Battery Clip Includes SMD Leads, Two Spring Arms

April 5, 2010 7:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

MPD’s BK-53 surface mounting AA battery clip uses two spring arms to capture and hold a AA battery in place. These arms are said to make it easy to insert and remove a AA battery because of the desirable access afforded. Normally used in pairs, the clips are


The Truly Integrated Circuit is Printed and Flexible

April 5, 2010 6:48 am | by Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman, IDTechEx | Blogs | Comments

For 40 years, so called integrated circuits have integrated little more than transistors, diodes and sensors assembled onto one piece of material.


AsiaInfo takes majority stake in software company

April 5, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chinese telecommunications and information technology company AsiaInfo Holdings Inc. is acquiring an 80 percent stake in Hangzhou Zhongbo Software Technology Co. Ltd., which provides software for the cable industry.AsisInfo said Monday the move will allow it to expand into the cable industry in...

Raymond Tubes announces the launch of their Business Website

April 5, 2010 6:24 am | by 1888 Press Release | News | Comments

Raymond Tubes, Mumbai is delighted to announce the launch of its website that will be of tremendous value to our customers.

Notebook, Netbook and Slate PC Demand Expected to Propel Portable PC Market to 26% Y/Y Growth in 2010

April 5, 2010 6:24 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

The total portable PC market is expected to grow to 215 million units and $117 billion in 2010. Dramatic increases in the size of the slate-style PC market are expected to be driven by the Apple iPad and slates from other brands expected to be released. [...]

New software design technique allows programs to run faster

April 5, 2010 6:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(North Carolina State University) Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new approach to software development that will allow common computer programs to run up to 20 percent faster and possibly incorporate new security measures.


Connect with EERE and Energy Savers on Facebook

April 5, 2010 6:22 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

As a communicator, I'm constantly amazed how social media continues to impact consumers' lives in new and surprising ways. Social networks reach an estimated 940 million people around the world, according to a January 2010 research study by a European Internet research firm. Politicians,...


Digi International to Release Fiscal Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Results and Host Conference Call on April 22, 2010

April 5, 2010 6:20 am | by Digi International | News | Comments

(Minneapolis, MN, April 1, 2010) - Digi International® Inc.(Nasdaq: DGII) will release financial results for its second first quarter 2010 on Thursday, April 22, 2010, after market clos


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