Intel's profit nearly quadrupled to $2.4 billion as revenue surged 44% from a year ago when technology spending was frozen. The chip giant cited improved technology spending and also issued a bullish outlook.
The arrival of the iPhone on June 29, 2007 did not just win Apple an overwhelming presence in the personal gadget world, but also changed consumers’ perception of human machine interface forever. The user-driven human touch sensing design is not just intimate with its customers; it is loved.
The newest generation of household appliances and white goods includes more electronics than ever, enabled by innovation and integration in 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) along with advances in the always-reliable low-end 8-bit controllers.
Intrinsyc Software International, Inc. (TSX: ICS), a leading provider of mobile device solutions, today announced its user interface (UI) and Application Center of Excellence, based in Beijing, China will support Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) and Original Design Manufacturer (ODM) customers...
Cornell researchers have prompted rural women to walk more regularly through a worksite intervention that helps change an office's environment and culture to encourage more walking.
(Virginia Tech) Scientists have used high-performance computing to locate small genes that have been missed by scientists in their quest to define the microbial DNA sequences of life. Using an ephemeral supercomputer made up of computers from across the world, the mpiBLAST computational...
The shortest route to energy self-sufficiency is the electric car. At least in the short run.
Researchers from Imperial College London have created a structure that acts like a single pole of a magnet, a feat that has evaded scientists for decades.
Ironwood Electronics has recently introduced a new high performance BGA socket for 0.65mm pitch 588 pin BGA. The SG-BGA-7181 socket is designed for 13.5mm x 25.2mm x 1.95mm package size and operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1dB of insertion loss.
Chroma Systems Solutions, Inc. continues contributing to the photovoltaic industry with the introduction of its Solar Application Soft Panel. This straightforward and effective software tool utilizes Chroma's industry leading 63600 series DC Electronic Loads to generate PV module I-V curves and track their Maximum Power Point.
Electro Standards introduces its Model 4404 Remote Power Reboot Switch with 10-BASE-T LAN/WAN Access. This Power Reboot Switch enables the user to cycle power to eight remotely located devices. Equipment prone to lock up problems is plugged into the Model 4404’s AC power outlets.
Even at a company that prides itself on innovation, Intel researcher Robert Chau occupies a special place.The Hillsboro engineer received his 200th patent this year 40 more than anyone else at Intel and has 67 more pending."I never really keep track of the numbers, quite frankly, because this...
(Stanford University) Stanford engineers have generated electrical current by tapping into the electron activity in individual algae cells. Photosynthesis excites electrons, which can then be turned into an electrical current using a specially designed gold electrode. This study could be...
“Speed kills” is a staple of football punditry. The team with faster players will usually defeat a slower opponent.
Hermetic Switch, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of reed switches, proximity sensors, and other switch technologies, announced today that it will immediately begin operating under a new name: HSI Sensing. The company is under the same ownership, with the same staff, technology, and dedication to customers.