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Outdoor Waterproof Enclosures Tout High Impact Resistance, Flame Retardancy

November 25, 2009 4:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Polycase has introduced a line of outdoor, waterproof NEMA rated polycarbonate enclosures designed for high impact resistance and flame retardancy, giving them all the properties necessary for demanding outdoor applications. The WP, WC, and WA Series enclosures are all designed to 


Top Ten Electronic Things To Be Thankful For in 2009

November 25, 2009 4:51 am | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

It's that time of year again wh

Cable Assemblies Suit Low-Profile Power Applications

November 25, 2009 4:37 am | Product Releases | Comments

FCI introduced its Pwr Profile+ low profile I/O cable assemblies. Pwr Profile+ cable assemblies and mating board mount headers are a low profile (8.38 mm height) and high current density alternative to existing cable-to-board power connector solutions. Pwr Profile+ is 


Mobile Phone Displays Benefit from Emerging Markets; Units up 30% Q/Q in Q2’09

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

After hitting bottom in Q1’09, mobile display shipments for Q2’09 reached 360 million, up 30% Q/Q and 3% Y/Y. Revenues were up 29% Q/Q to $2.93 billion, but down 5% Y/Y. [...]

America's Next Top Stock Model

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

A new Web site called Trefis gives average investors some hi-tech tools for building financial models for the companies they follow.

Joost Sells Most of Its Assets to Adconion

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

The struggling online video site is selling its name, trademark and other technology, but says it will keep operating in some form.

Asana Aims to Change the Way We Work

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by New York Times | News | Comments

Asana, started by a Facebook co-founder, has raised money from well-known venture capitalists for its workplace productivity software.

TVs, Videogames Fill Holiday Carts

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Trends suggest electronics sales may be solid during the holiday shopping season, while sales of apparel could get pummeled.


TV Price Drops Help Retailers Tout Deals

November 24, 2009 11:57 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Retailers are trumpeting great deals on televisions heading into Black Friday, but the steepest discounts this year are limited to a few sets.

Facebook Creates Dual-Class Stock

November 24, 2009 11:56 am | by Wall Street Journal | News | Comments

Facebook has established a dual-class stock structure, a move that helps lay the groundwork for an eventual initial public offering.

Study examines link between religion and votes

November 24, 2009 10:52 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

How Americans vote is strongly linked to their religious identities, but it is not an independent influence that transcends race, socioeconomic class and gender, reports a new study.

MIPS Technologies Announces Availability of Arriba for Android Porting Kit

November 24, 2009 10:21 am | News | Comments

MIPS Technologies, Inc., a provider of industry-standard processor architectures and cores for home entertainment, communications, networking and portable multimedia markets, today announced availability of the Arriba for Android Porting Kit (APK) for its industry-standard MIPS architecture.


What it is...

November 24, 2009 9:54 am | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

Dan got it. As for what it has to do with PCBs, well, not a whole lot except that my desk was all messy that day so I was using the carpet as a back


The Industry’s Smallest Isolated Voltage-Current Detectors With 8mm Creepage and Clearance

November 24, 2009 9:03 am | On Semiconductor | Product Releases | Comments

Avago Technologies (Nasdaq: AVGO), a leading supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications, today announced two new miniature voltage/current threshold detection optocouplers for use in a wide range of industrial control applications.


Go Forth!

November 24, 2009 9:00 am | Blogs | Comments

Levis (the jeans people) have been suggesting that people Go Forth.  I'd like to make a similar suggestion. Not about jeans, but about software. Go Forth.


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