Increasingly, the biggest challenges designers of consumer electronics products face have less to do with performance or feature-richness, and more to do with ease of use and simplicity. This is especially true in entertainment networking, where multiple technologies currently vie for adoption, and consumers have made it clear they want a simple solution, right out of the box.
Melexis has developed the MLX81150 smart actuator IC. The chip integrates a physical layer LIN transceiver, a voltage regulator as well as a 16-bit microcontroller with 32kB flash memory including the peripheral functions such as high voltage IOs, timer, ADC with differential amplifier for current monitoring...
Tumbler Technologies + TRUMPower announced its TMC60 series of 37.5 W to 64 W medical grade AC/DC switching power supplies. These convection-cooled power supplies measure 2” × 4” × 1.18” and are priced at $16.90 for OEM quantity. The TMC60 open frame PCB series comes in 12 standard models...
Advanced Analogic Technologies moved into the LED backlit LCD television market with the first chipset families in a series of power management semiconductor systems designed to enhance energy efficiency and user-experience for LED backlit LCD televisions.
A primer on Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles, a variation of Advanced Technology Vehicles.
A primer on the Chevy Volt, one of the hottest advanced technology vehicles, and the subject of much controversy.
A group of engineers from National Instruments, called Waterloo Labs, created an iPhone app that can drive a car and give a detailed explanation of how they designed and implemented our control system.
A group of engineers from National Instruments, called Waterloo Labs, created an iPhone app that can drive a car and turned an Oldsmobile Delta 88' into a remote control car in just a few weeks.
This is some cool stuff...very reminiscent of Minority Report.
This is what happens what engineers get bored.
Industrial Automation provides the world's only complete overview of all areas of industrial automation: factory automation, process automation (INTERKAMA+) and industrial building automation.
Japanese fuji TV spot about the world strongest industrial robot from KUKA Robotics.
EPSON Robots manufactures industrial robots and factory automation equipment including the cartesian robot, scara robot, pc based control system and robot machine vision systems.
Life Improving Miniaturized Electronics.