My post "Speaking of Art in the Process" used a photo of a point of load power module as an example. The specifics aren't really relevant to this pos
(Reuters) - China said it will tighten regulations in its rapidly growing online games sector, requiring game operators to enhance socialist values in their games and hire specialized staff to monitor content. China's Ministry of Culture said in a circular that game operators must re-examine their game offerings for obscene and violent content and limit the number of virtual marriages and player-versus-player combat.
Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is pleased to introduce XPedite7101, a conduction- or air-cooled PrPMC / XMC module targeting the Intel® Core™2 Duo processor running at up to 1.8 GHz. This card comes with PCI Express or PCI interconnect and a Gigabit Ethernet port with integrated magnetics.
Molex Incorporated (NASDAQ: MOLX and MOLXA) announces the iPass+™ High-Speed Channel (HSC) pluggable CXP copper and optical interconnect system enabling twelve channels of 10 Gbps data, for up to 120 Gbps of total bandwidth.
Banner Engineering's FlexPower™ Solar Supply, BWA-SOLAR-001, delivers a complete solution specifically designed for powering SureCross™ Wireless Network devices...
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.