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Facebook Pulls 30 UK Inmates' Pages After Taunts

February 12, 2010 7:00 am | by Product Design & Development | News | Comments

The British government said Thursday that Facebook had removed the profiles of 30 U.K. inmates at its request after several incidents in which prisoners reportedly used the social networking site to organize crime or taunt others.

Researchers envision high-tech applications for 'multiferroic' crystals

February 12, 2010 7:00 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Florida State University) Two of the Florida State University's most accomplished scientists recently joined forces on a collaborative research project that has yielded groundbreaking results involving an unusual family of crystalline minerals. Their findings could lay the groundwork for...

Let the Challenge Begin!!!

February 12, 2010 6:57 am | by An Engineering Mind | News | Comments

Sign up to help me win the Green Smackdown. Do something, anything, to help me beat Marketing.Follow me on Twitter. Let me know what you're doing this week to cut back on carbon. I'll be posting pictures and video throughout the week.I'll be posting updates on this blog, as well as...

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Instrument Measures Voltages From 200 mV to 800 V

February 12, 2010 6:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

TiePie Engineering’s Handyprobe HP3 is a USB oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, voltmeter and data logger with a differential input capable of measuring voltages from 200 mV full scale up to 800 V DC (566 V AC), 10 bit resolution, a high 

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Gen2.1 SupIRBuck Integrated Voltage Regulators Deliver Benchmark Efficiency for Data Center Applications

February 12, 2010 5:33 am | International Rectifier | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier, IRÒ (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today announced the expansion of its SupIRBuck™ family of integrated point-of-load (POL) voltage regulators for energy-efficient high performance server, storage and netcom applications.

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J-Link EDU available now for Educational and Non-Commercial Use

February 12, 2010 5:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

SEGGER Microcontroller today announced a new product member of its J-Link/J-Trace family, the J-Link EDU. The J-Link EDU emulator is a standard J-Link ARM emulator wrapped in a new housing for educational use. The J-Link EDU allows fast download into the internal flash of supported microcontrollers and the setting of breakpoints in flash memory.

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EDS 2010 Kick-Off Event Spotlights Leading Distributors, Manufacturers & Reps

February 12, 2010 4:56 am | News | Comments

 EDS 2010 will recognize electronics industry leaders at a special program immediately preceding its All-Industry Reception, where EDS and media sponsors will present the results of the first-ever industry-wide survey.

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Design Talk: March 2010

February 12, 2010 4:51 am | Articles | Comments

At the fundamental and certainly traditional level, electronics design is about assembling and connecting electronic components together to achieve the intended, functional result. It’s a workable view that has loosely fitted the process of electronics design since its inception – even when you take into account the more ethereal concepts of embedded systems and software-defined functionality.

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Calibrator Touts Accuracy to 0.015 Percent of Reading

February 12, 2010 4:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

E Instruments’ DPC 2000 features accuracy of up to 0.015 percent of reading. The instrument measures and simulates: DC Voltage, DC current, 13 types of thermocouples, 13 Types of RTDs, frequency, loop Supply (24 V), and pressure, and 

Oxford Technology Offers Secure Electronic Payment Via Mobile Phones

February 12, 2010 4:34 am | by Kelly Jackson Higgins - DarkReading | News | Comments

 Researchers from the University of Oxford have created a protocol for making electronic payments via mobile phones.

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Multichannel RF Signal Generator Touted as Highly Configurable

February 12, 2010 4:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

RF Engines Limited (RFEL) has developed a 32 channel RF signal generator that is designed to enable challenging RF environments to be recreated in labs to test RF equipment. The PCI Upconverter is a flexible and configurable system that 

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Fed CIO Agenda Focus Will Be on 'Troubled' Projects

February 12, 2010 4:24 am | Blogs | Comments

 Federal Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra outlined for reporters this week where his IT agenda will take the federal government and how it will get there.

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New study links drilling to Indonesia mud volcano

February 12, 2010 4:22 am | News | Comments

A team of scientists said in a report on Friday that they had found the strongest evidence yet linking a devastating mud volcano in Indonesia to drilling at a gas exploration well by local energy firm PT Lapindo Brantas.

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Astronauts install space station's last hub

February 12, 2010 4:20 am | News | Comments

The shuttle Endeavour crew bolted the last connecting module onto the International Space Station on Friday, completing more than a decade of major construction on the outpost. During the first of three spacewalks planned during Endeavour's 13-day mission, astronauts Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick prepared the 18-tonne module to be transferred from the shuttle's cargo bay to the station.

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First Russian launch from French Guiana delayed-agency

February 12, 2010 4:18 am | News | Comments

The first launch of a Russian space rocket from a site outside Moscow's control has been delayed while engineers test a service tower, Interfax news agency reported on Friday. A modified Soyuz cargo ship had been due to take off before the end of this year from Europe's spaceport in French Guiana.

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