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Voltage Controlled Oscillator Is in Hermetically Sealed TO-8 Package

October 29, 2010 8:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Crystek Corp. has introduced a series of TO-8 VCOs (voltage controlled oscillators) to provide high-performance frequency control in harsh, demanding environments.


Step Motors Line Includes New Frame Models

October 29, 2010 8:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Manufactured by Applied Motion Products, the STM is a Drive + Motor + Control unit, fusing step motor and drive technologies into a single device, offering savings on space, wiring, and cost over conventional motor and drive solutions.


AFOSR awards grants to 43 scientists and engineers through its Young Investigator Research Program

October 29, 2010 8:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Air Force Office of Scientific Research) The Air Force Office of Scientific Research today announced it will award approximately $16.5 million in grants to 43 scientists and engineers who submitted winning research proposals through the Air Force's Young Investigator Research Program.


Digi-Key Corporation and Energy Micro Ink Global Distribution Deal

October 29, 2010 7:20 am | by Digi-Key | Comments

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., USA and Oslo, Norway - Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, announced today a worldwide agreement with Energy...


Take-Two CEO steps down to travel with family

October 29, 2010 7:05 am | by DANA WOLLMAN - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., the company responsible for popular video games such as the "Grand Theft Auto" series, said Friday that the CEO hired to turn the company around has stepped down to travel in Asia with his family.Ben Feder's resignation is effective Jan. 1, though he will...

SET introduces innovative patented chamber for removal of oxide

October 29, 2010 6:25 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Today SET unveils a patented system enabling a thorough removal of oxides before or during the bonding sequence.


SMT Perimeter Connectors Reduce Board Space

October 29, 2010 6:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

A line of customized surface mount connectors from Advanced Interconnections reduces board space by utilizing the perimeter of circular and other odd-shaped PC boards.


Ovenized Oscillators Offer Excellent Stability

October 29, 2010 6:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

These true surface mount OCXOs and OCVCXOs provide temperature stabilities in the range of ±20 to ±100 ppb, over commercial, extended commercial, or industrial temperature ranges.


AOL selling 4 office buildings, 2 land parcels

October 29, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

AOL Inc. is selling four office buildings and two undeveloped land parcels to CB Richard Ellis Realty Trust for $144.5 million.The Internet company said Friday that the sale is part of its turnaround strategy, which includes selling non-core assets.AOL is in the midst of a turnaround effort...

Panasonic net profit surges despite strong yen

October 29, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Panasonic, Japan's biggest home appliance maker, said Friday its quarterly profit surged more than fivefold on strong consumer demand despite the strong yen and intensifying competition.Panasonic Corp. said Friday it made a profit of 31 billion yen ($384.3 million) in the three months through...

electronica 2010: new microprocessors, boards, development platforms and test software

October 29, 2010 5:54 am | Comments

electronica 2010 will be a hotbed of embedded components, systems, software and development platforms for automotive, industrial and commercial designs. Exhibits will range from individual components for mobile devices to complete system solutions for industrial applications.


Compugraphics continues to build on its expertise in making MEMS photomasks

October 29, 2010 2:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Compugraphics has been making photomasks for over 40 years and today provides top-class photomask solutions for MEMS companies and research institutes all over the world.


3M Reports Higher Profit and Sales, but Lowers Its Forecast

October 28, 2010 10:24 pm | by New York Times | Comments

Despite the improved profit, the company’s stock dropped on concerns of rising costs and other pressures on margins.


Samsung 3Q profit at record high but outlook mixed

October 28, 2010 10:05 pm | by KELLY OLSEN - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Samsung Electronics Co., the world's largest manufacturer of computer memory chips, said business conditions are deteriorating due to anemic recoveries in advanced economies even as it reported a 17 percent jump in third quarter profit to a record high.Samsung earned 4.46 trillion won ($3.97...

APNewsBreak: University posts info of 40K students

October 28, 2010 9:20 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

The Social Security numbers, grades and other personal information of more than 40,000 former University of Hawaii students were posted online for nearly a year before being removed this week, The Associated Press has learned....


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