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ZeroG Getting Started Guide Video for Microchip (Part 1)

June 30, 2010 9:23 am | by MicrochipTechnology | Videos | Comments

ZeroG Wireless is now Microchip Technology Inc. This video describes the Getting Started Guide for setting up the ZeroG module with a Microchip development kit. Visit to learn more.

MCHP TUbe Episode 2

June 30, 2010 9:22 am | by MicrochipTechnology | Videos | Comments

Visit for more info. Learn about the new additions to Microchip's PIC32 family, the F1 Evaluation Platform, Digilent Cerebot, watch a student project submitted by Washington State University, Microchip's Academic Discount, and explore the dsPIC® Blocksets...

mTouch™ Capacitive Touch Evaluation Kit

June 30, 2010 9:22 am | by MicrochipTechnology | Videos | Comments

Visit to learn more. This video provides an overview of the mTouch Capacitive Eval Kit, DM183026. It is simple platform for developing a variety of capacitive touch sense applications using PIC16F or PIC24F microcontrollers. This video was created for the...


Vicor Factorized Power Demo

June 30, 2010 9:22 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Here is a demo of the Vicor Factorized Power Architecture at APEC 2010

EEVblog #64 - Fluke 28 Series II Multimeter Review and Teardown

June 30, 2010 9:21 am | by EEVblog | Videos | Comments

Dave checks out the new Fluke rugged 28 Series II Multimeter and compares it with the venerable Fluke 87 Internal photos:

National Space Policy downplays role of NASA

June 30, 2010 9:02 am | by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Blogs | Comments

On Monday, President Obama officially announced his National Space Policy. There were few surprises, but in this case, no news is bad news. NASA has never been so irrelevant to the National Space Policy. It’s right there in NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden’s statement (emphasis mine)—NASA is pleased to be an integral part of President Obama's National Space Policy.”


Louisiana Tech University student recognized nationally for 'green' concrete research

June 30, 2010 7:22 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Louisiana Tech University) Ivan Diaz-Loya, a senior Ph.D. candidate with the Trenchless Technology Center at Louisiana Tech University, has been awarded the prestigious Katharine and Bryant Mather Scholarship by ASTM International for his work in the area of geopolymer concrete, an...

Aluminium Enclosures House Guitar Electronics

June 30, 2010 7:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hammond Manufacturing’s 1590 STOMP die-cast aluminium enclosures are the housings of choice for leading stomp box manufacturers.


Amazon begins new royalty program for Kindle books

June 30, 2010 7:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments Inc. said Wednesday it is now offering do-it-yourself authors and publishers royalties of about 70 percent on their e-books.The online retailer in January had announced plans to offer users of its e-book self-publishing program, the Kindle Digital Text Platform, book sale royalties...

Thin-Film Chip Resistors are Military Qualified

June 30, 2010 6:37 am | Product Releases | Comments

Qualified to MIL-PRF-55342 specifications, PFC Series precision chip resistors from TT electronics IRC are now available in the 0402 package size.


Sean Fenske Reviews the Highlights of the MDandM East 2010 show

June 30, 2010 6:11 am | Videos | Comments

Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief of Medical Design Technology, gives brief highlights of several innovative technologies seen at the MD&M East 2010 show in NYC.


Sony to fix laptop over possible overheating flaw

June 30, 2010 6:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sony Corp. said Wednesday that it has started providing free software updates to more than half a million users worldwide to fix a glitch that could cause overheating in its popular VAIO laptops.So far, no injuries have been reported, but the Tokyo-based electronics company said it has received...

SoLiCo’s UL Listed RF LED Flex-Lite

June 30, 2010 5:53 am | Product Releases | Comments

The LED Flex-Lite is a combination of the latest High Bright SMD LED and flexible PCB technology which ensures reliability and performance excellence. The LED Flex-Lite is available unsealed, with 3M double back tape for peel and stick mounting, with a water and impact resistant silicone sleeve which is sealed to IP-67 and is ideal for indoor and outdoor applications.


New cabinet has highest EMI-RFI defense

June 30, 2010 5:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

In the fields of intelligence and computer security, TEMPEST requirement NSA 94-106 is among the most stringent. The new R6 electronics enclosure, developed by Equipto Electronics’ engineers, far exceeds this standard for EMI/RFI defense.


Tensilica Offers Over 60 Audio Codecs for Its Industry Leading HiFi Audio IP Core

June 30, 2010 5:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Tensilica,@ Inc ( . today announced that it has added the Free Lossless Audio Codec (FLAC) decoder to its ever-growing library of software for its HiFi Audio DSP family ( of IP (intellectual property) cores for SOC...


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