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Ten Things for an Engineer to consider now that summer is here

June 30, 2010 10:21 am | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

Now that summer is here... I should caveat that a bit. Summer just started last week here in the Pacific Northwest. It's been one of the wettest and coldest springs in quite some time. I should caveat that too. "cold"...

Micron introduces Third generation reduced latency mEMORY

June 30, 2010 10:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Micron Technology, Inc. today introduced its third-generation reduced latency DRAM (RLDRAM 3 memory), a high-bandwidth memory technology that enables a more efficient transfer of information across the network.


FICO expands relationship with PIC Solutions

June 30, 2010 10:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

FICO expanded its relationship with Middle East and Africa sales partner PIC Solutions to include the insurance and retail sectors, the financial services company said Wednesday.FICO, which was formerly called The Fair Isaac Corp., said PIC Solutions will develop new business in those sectors...


Infinite Graphics Announces Unique Phototool Solution

June 30, 2010 9:50 am | Product Releases | Comments

Graphics Incorporated (IGI), announced the new IGI Phototooling Toolbox. Its unique approach and rich feature set make it ideally suited for niche applications with specialized requirements not addressed by traditional mainstream products.


STS-129 HD Landing

June 30, 2010 9:29 am | by NASAtelevision | Videos | Comments

Space shuttle Atlantis and its crew of seven astronauts ended an 11-day journey of nearly 4.5 million miles with a 9:44 a.m. EST landing Friday at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The mission, designated STS-129, included three spacewalks and the installation of two platforms to...


Robotic Weapon (SWAT BOT)

June 30, 2010 9:29 am | by twilightprod | Videos | Comments

This is a Mil-Sim A5 PaintBall Gun Mounted to a fully Upgraded, Brushless, 4WD, RC Vehicle. This All-Aluminum, Lipo Powered Unmanned Ground Vehicle is Designed for Law Enforcement. This "SWAT BOT" is designed to minimize the exposure of Law Enforcement Personnel to potentially lethal...



June 30, 2010 9:29 am | by senseablecitylab | Videos | Comments

Flyfire, a project initiated by the SENSEable City Laboratory in collaboration with ARES Lab (Aerospace Robotics and Embedded Systems Laboratory) aims to transform any ordinary space into a highly immersive and interactive display environment. In its first implementation, the Flyfire...


F-35B First Vertical Landing

June 30, 2010 9:28 am | by LockheedMartinVideos | Videos | Comments

A supersonic Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II stealth fighter rode more than 41,000 pounds of thrust to a vertical landing today for the first time, confirming its required ability to land in confined areas both ashore and afloat.


LG W234 23inch HD LCD maxishine Video

June 30, 2010 9:28 am | by maxishine | Videos | Comments

LG 23inch HD LCD maxishine Quck look Video

EEVblog #50 - Solid State Cree LED Lighting, and How Thermal Design Sucks.

June 30, 2010 9:28 am | by EEVblog | Videos | Comments

Dave lights up his new backyard deck with Cree XPG LEDs, and then winds up measuring the wind from a storm instead. And who can spell efficacy?

ECN's Alix Paultre on Display Technology

June 30, 2010 9:28 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Electronic Component News' Editor-in-Chief Alix Paultre discusses the latest LED-driven LCD technology, with an overview of other display tech including Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS), Digital Light Processing (DLP), and Vacuum Flourescent Display (VFD).

EEVblog #67 - Hacking the Princeton Tec EOS LED Headlamp with a Cree XPG

June 30, 2010 9:28 am | by EEVblog | Videos | Comments

Dave does a teardown of the Princeton Tec EOS headlamp and mods it with a new Cree XPG LED. Throw in a quick reverse engineer of the circuit, gratuitous scope shots, torturing a thermistor, a practical demonstration of why you really do need 5 multimeters on your bench, and as usual Dave...

ROHM LED Driver - Another Geek Moment

June 30, 2010 9:27 am | by digikey | Videos | Comments

Jamie Pederson demonstrates the use of the 11 pin SIP LED driver module from ROHM semiconductor.


SID 2010: Dontech's Optical Filters

June 30, 2010 9:27 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Jeff Blake from Dontech discusses how the company takes commerical off-the-shelf (COTS) displays and integrates their optical filters. From SID 2010.

Dontech's Transparent Heaters at SID 2010

June 30, 2010 9:26 am | by ecnmagazine | Videos | Comments

Jeff Blake from Dontech goes over the company's selection of transparent heaters at SID 2010.


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