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Baxter HomeChoice and HomeChoice PRO Automated Peritoneal Dialysis Systems: Class I Recall

March 3, 2010 7:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Reports of serious injuries and at least one death have been associated with increased Intraperitoneal Volume (IIPV), also known as overfill of the abdominal cavity.


Splitter Delivers 10W PoE Out and 12 V Over a DC Cable

March 3, 2010 7:17 am | Phihong | Product Releases | Comments

Phihong has developed a 21 W splitter that has outputs of 10W over PoE to a powered device such as an IP camera, and 12 W DC to an accessory device including heaters and illuminators. Designated the POE21-120H, this device takes


Mini PLCC-2 LEDs Presented as Brightest for Automotive, Industrial Lighting

March 3, 2010 7:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Avago Technologies announced what it asserts are the industry’s brightness miniature PLCC-2 surface mount (SMT) light emitting diodes (LEDs) for use in interior automotive and industrial applications. The ASMT-TxBM LED Series features


Optical Modulator Drivers Suit 10 GbE Transmitters

March 3, 2010 7:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation has introduced two new SMT packaged optical modulator drivers, which operate from DC to 20 GHz, and are designed to drive Lithium Niobate Mach-Zehnder (MZ) and Electro-Absorptive (EA) optical modulators with up to 8 Vp-p signals, while exhibiting


TI Demonstrates their DualCool Packaging Technology at APEC 2010

March 3, 2010 5:30 am | Videos | Comments

Jeff Sherman of TI demonstrated their latest packaging tech - DualCool, which incorporates extra heat-transfer structures in a power MOSFET to improve performance.


ISM: Service sector growth accelerates in February

March 3, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A private trade group says growth in the U.S. service sector accelerated in February to its fastest rate in more than two years.The Institute for Supply Management said Wednesday its index measuring service industries rose to 53 in February from 50.5 in January.Economists polled by Thomson...

Digi Launches ConnectCore Wi-i.MX51 Digi JumpStart Kit at Embedded World Nuremberg

March 3, 2010 5:20 am | by Digi International | News | Comments

Kit speeds development of low power, wireless multimedia devices


MCU Family Operates in Extreme Environments

March 3, 2010 4:49 am | Product Releases | Comments

Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) introduced a complete and scalable high-temperature 8-bit microcontroller (MCU) family capable of operating at up to 150 °C ambient temperature, meeting the most rigorous industry standard for use in automotive and industrial electronics application environments.


Concentric Twinaxial Connectors Featured on Cat5e A-B Switch

March 3, 2010 4:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, has just announced the unique Model 8447 6-Channel A/B Switch which has 2 channels with RJ45 Cat5e Connectors and 4 Channels with MIL-STD-1553B Concentric Twinaxial Connectors. This robust data switch allows the user to share one device among 2 others for each of its 6 channels


HP dedicating $28M Conway, Ark., service center

March 3, 2010 4:30 am | by CHUCK BARTELS - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Hewlett Packard Co. hopes to be able to add jobs to its new $28 million facility in Conway as the technology company grows, CEO Mark Hurd said as HP prepared to dedicate the facility.The Palo Alto, Calif.-based company announced last year it would locate a customer and technical service center...

Costco 2Q profit rises; international sales strong

March 3, 2010 2:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Strong overseas sales growth and increased gasoline prices boosted Costco Wholesale Corp.'s revenue in the second quarter, and the warehouse club operator's profit climbed 25 percent.Costco said Wednesday that its quarterly revenue rose 11 percent to $18.74 billion from $16.84 billion on...

Panasonic chief says TV business to turn profit

March 2, 2010 11:30 pm | by YURI KAGEYAMA - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

Panasonic's chief is optimistic about profit opportunities from taking over Japanese rival Sanyo, especially in solar panels, and vowed to return the company's money-losing TV business to the black by March 2011.Panasonic Corp. President Fumio Ohtsubo was upbeat about taking advantage of what...

TiVo hopes for a lift from DVR blending 'Net, TV

March 2, 2010 5:30 pm | by DEBORAH YAO - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

TiVo Inc., the pioneer of the digital video recorder, hopes its new DVRs coming out this spring will keep the company relevant in an age when broadcast and broadband will be combined in TVs.The new TiVo Premiere boasts a thinner, sleeker look with a revamped menu and features that will more closely...


New Video: The Oscars Are Lame

March 2, 2010 3:22 pm | by An Engineering Mind | News | Comments

The Oscars are this weekend...and who cares? These things are worse than the "Marketing Excellence Awards" they have here for all the losers upstairs. Don't forget, the new feed for is:


URS Corp 4th-qtr profit falls 25 percent

March 2, 2010 2:30 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

URS Corp., an engineering and construction services company, said Tuesday that its profit fell 25 percent in the fourth quarter as revenue fell by the double-digits.The company earned $33.8 million, or 41 cents per share, in the three months that ended Jan. 1. That is down from the $45.2...


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