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Digi and Cooper Power Systems Partner to Provide IP Based Demand Response Solution

May 12, 2010 7:20 am | by Digi International | News | Comments

Companies create next-generation of demand response with integration of Yukon Energy Services software and iDigi

Fuse and Fuseholder Combo Protects Photovoltaic Systems

May 12, 2010 7:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Schurter’s ASO Series fuse and FSO Series fuseholder are designed to protect DC applications from the potentially devastating effects of low short circuits and overvoltage conditions in systems upwards of 1000 VDC. They are intended for


Power Supplies Are Approved for BF-type Medical Apps

May 12, 2010 7:10 am | TDK-Lambda Americas, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

TDK-Lambda’s NVM175 Series of medically approved AC-DC power supplies combine 4.5 kVAC reinforced input to output isolation with dual input fusing and an output-to-ground isolation of 1500 VAC. They meet UL/EN/IEC60601-1 and are suitable for


Drifting satellite threatens US cable programming

May 12, 2010 6:55 am | News | Comments

A TV communications satellite is drifting out of control thousands of miles above the Earth, threatening to wander into another satellite's orbit and interfere with cable programming across the United States, the satellites' owners said Tuesday.

CryptoLogic Annual Shareholders' Meeting

May 12, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —CryptoLogic Limited (TSX: CRY)(TSX: CXY)(NASDAQ: CRYP)(LSE: CRP) will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Monday, May 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Dublin time/9:00 a.m. Toronto time.A live webcast of the meeting will also be available. Date: Monday, May 17, 2010 Time:...

Foxconn defends labor practices after 8th suicide

May 12, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Taiwan's Foxconn Technology, a contract maker of the iPhone and other consumer electronics, insisted Wednesday its treatment of workers is world class after a female employee became the company's eighth Chinese worker to commit suicide this year."We regret to see the recurrence of such...

General Dynamics buys munitions disposal company

May 12, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Aviation and military equipment company General Dynamics Corp. said Wednesday it has acquired EBV Explosives Environmental Co., which treats and disposes of munitions and explosives.Terms of the cash deal were not disclosed.General Dynamics expects the acquisition will boost earnings this...

Analog Front-end IC Saves Cost by 50%

May 12, 2010 6:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX2991, the first fully integrated analog front-end (AFE) specifically designed for OFDM-based* signal transmission over power lines. Maxim's state-of-the-art solution provides superb performance for the challenging powerline-communication market, while reducing total AFE cost by more than 50% as compared to earlier discrete versions.


Rectangular Connector Offers Extended Operating Life in Portable Devices

May 12, 2010 6:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hirose Electric Co. has developed a board mounting cable connector for extended durability and heavy duty service applications. Designated the 3800 Series, this rectangular I/O connector series was developed with a rugged, space-saving, low mass design ideal for use in hand-held and portable products including inventory management devices...


PolyZen Device Addresses USB Suspend Mode Power-Consumption Requirements

May 12, 2010 6:20 am | by Tyco Electronics | News | Comments

MENLO PARK, Calif. -- May 12, 2010 -- Tyco Electronics announced today the introduction of the PolyZen™ ZEN059V130A24LS device. The integrated device helps provide complete circuit protection for electronics with USB ports and meets Suspend Mode power-consumption requirements for USB 3.0.

Correct-A-Chip Adapters Broaden Design Possibilities

May 12, 2010 5:49 am | by Frank Folmsbee, Sales Manager, Aries Electronics | Articles | Comments

A lot has changed in the past 25 years. Technological feats thought to be impossible in the 1980s have been overcome, while other problems and challenges arose in their place. Changing design requirements, technology and applications are nothing new in the world of electronic components.


Logibec has Q1 profit of $2.6 million; lower revenues due to strong loonie

May 12, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Information systems company Logibec Groupe Informatique Ltd. reports increased net earnings of $2.6 million for its second quarter, compared with $2.2 million in the same quarter a year ago. Revenues were down six per cent to $18.4 million to due to the stornger Canadian dollar.

Enhancements to Industry-Leading Research Management Solution (RMS) Help Firms Streamline and Optimize Investment Processes

May 12, 2010 5:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, today announced that it has launched the next generation of Tamale RMS@, its industry-leading research management solution. Version 5.0 introduces new configurable...


Brookhaven Lab Scientist Honored at Asian Pacific American Association Celebration

May 12, 2010 5:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Brookhaven Lab’s Chi-Chang Kao will be honored at the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration at Stony Brook University’s Wang Center on May 15.

Meeting App Leader TimeBridge Champions Immediate Conversion From Standing One-Hour Meetings to Save Workers and Businesses Millions of Hours

May 12, 2010 4:30 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TimeBridge ( , the service that helps busy professionals schedule and run great meetings, today announced the abolishment of meeting time-suck with a movement to end the one-hour meeting and establish a more efficient "45-Minute Meeting" standard."I've consulted with...


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