CPV Concentrated Photovoltaic is a promising technology. Many companies and research groups are working on cost containment offering a lower per watt energy alternative.
Dave can smell marketing nonsense a mile away, so he checks out the new RCA WiFi Energy Harvesting "Airnergy" device with some back of the envelope calculations. Marketing BS or can it actually work?
ECN Editor-in-Chief Alix Paultre looks back at some of the memory technologies rendered obsolete at the beginning of the last decade.
Energy harvesting applications are finding their way into many remote monitoring applications where utility power is not available.
A Microchip Application engineer gives an overview of the new PICDEM Inductive Touch development kit including the MPLAB mTouch plug in.
The purpose of the Tinker's Toolbox (TTB) project is to foment passion and positivity within the electronic design engineering community by conducting an industry community project to discuss design and development tools and methodologies.
A video detailing the latest device in Texas Instruments' family of "PurePath" audio products.
Katharine Czechowski with Sungale describes the company's Kula TV device (Wi-Fi TV).
Richard Haden with Powermat demos the company's flagship product.
Michael Firth with Texas Instruments describes the company's wireless transceivers and audio amplifiers and gives a sound demo.
Doug Bartow with ADI describes their latest selection of fiber optic cables.
Stanley Song, Advanced Projects Engineer with Cannondale, describes a technology demo--a bike which uses Analog Devices accelerometers to detect bumps and hills, among other things.
Prasad Sristi with AMD describes the company's forthcoming Radeon HD 5670 graphics card.
A demonstration of the Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner from the show floor of CES 2010. The Mint uses "Northstar Guidance" to track where it cleans.