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Sensor Units Provide Precise Control Over Pressure and Flow Rates

September 23, 2010 2:23 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Dolomite, a world leader in microfluidic design and manufacture, has introduced the Mitos Sensor Units to provide a flexible system for measuring and displaying pressure and flow rates in microfluidic systems.


Electrical Insulation Is Easily Formed Into Dimensional Parts

September 23, 2010 2:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

ITW Formex announced Formex GK, an improved formulation of polypropylene electrical insulation with enhanced structural integrity and ability to be scored and folded into three-dimensional parts...


New Digi-Key Application Now Available for Android Phone Users Around the Globe

September 23, 2010 2:21 pm | by Digi-Key | Comments

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - Design engineers and purchasers around the globe can now conduct business with Digi-Key Corporation wirelessly with the availability of Digi-Key’s application for Android phone users. Digi-Key's Android application, version 1.0.2, is currently available...


AMD cuts 3Q guidance, blames weak consumer sales

September 23, 2010 2:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has lowered its third-quarter outlook, supplying fresh evidence that consumers' penny-pinching on personal computers has led to a painful back-to-school shopping season for some technology companies....

News feed: Facebook site down, slow for many users

September 23, 2010 2:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Facebook was inaccessible to many users Thursday afternoon, with people getting error messages and as "DNS Failure" pages when they tried to visit the website....

Maker of Clickfree data storage named as Canada's fastest growing tech company

September 23, 2010 2:05 pm | by LuAnn LaSalle-Associated Press | Comments

Called Clickfree, it's a small digital device that backs up music, photos and other files stored on computers — a task often thought to be the "IT guy's job."Its maker, Storage Appliance Corp., has seen Clickfree gain popularity so quickly in the last two years, especially among ordinary...

ESC Boston, 2010

September 23, 2010 1:20 pm | by Screaming Circuits | Comments

I just got back from the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston. We go there every year, along with the ESC show in San Jose. After the gloom at the show last year, I was pretty apprehensive. With so many mixed...

Heater Tubes Feature Laser-Etched Identifying Serial Numbers

September 23, 2010 12:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

PAC, a leading global provider of advanced analytical instruments for laboratories and online process applications, announces that Alcor steel and stainless steel thermal oxidation test heater tubes now bear etched serial numbers...


Toroidal Power Transformers Are Available Off-The-Shelf and Custom Designed

September 23, 2010 12:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Amgis Toroidal Power Products is offering an extensive line of toroidal power transformers and products, including off the shelf products and custom designed toroidal products.


OEM Seed Laser Diode Driver Assembly Is Programmable

September 23, 2010 12:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Analog Modules Inc.’s Model 762 OEM programmable seed laser diode drivers (pump laser diode drivers) are ideal for driving 14-pin butterfly packaged laser diode modules for use in CW or pulsed fiber MOPA systems.


OSRAM SYLVANIA Announces Results of Major Commercial Lighting Survey

September 23, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

The first ever OSRAM SYLVANIA Commercial Lighting Survey revealed the priorities and experiences of over 350 facilities decision-makers and lighting designers across the education, healthcare, hospitality, office and retail sectors. The survey sheds light...


Digital Power Corp. Acquires AC-DC Power Supply Series IP From Telkoor Power Systems

September 23, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

Digital Power Corp. (DPC) has recently announced a definitive agreement to purchase the intellectual property (IP) and production packages of the compact peripheral component interface (Compact PCI, or CPCI) 600W ac-dc power supply series...


Freescale Semi & Cirrus Logic Team to Develop Solutions for Growing Digital Utility Meter Market

September 23, 2010 12:20 pm | by | Comments

Freescale Semiconductor and Cirrus Logic are working together to provide a proven, turnkey reference design for the growing digital utility meter market. The reference design pairs Cirrus Logic’s CS5463 analog front end (AFE) chip...


Private equity firm offers 18M Aspen Tech shares

September 23, 2010 12:05 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Aspen Technology Inc. said Thursday that private equity firm Advent International Corp. is selling 18 million shares of Aspen's stock at $9 each.That's up from an original figure of 15 million.Aspen, which provides supply chain management software, said the offering's underwriters have a...

University of Nevada, Reno demonstrates successful sludge-to-power research

September 23, 2010 11:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(University of Nevada, Reno) The University of Nevada, Reno experiment to transform wastewater sludge to electrical power, dwarfed by the million-gallon tanks, pipes and pumps at the Truckee Meadows Water Reclamation Facility, has successfully demonstrated a continuous feed low-cost...


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