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CES 2011: Analog Devices' Video Transmitter Products

January 7, 2011 9:05 am Videos Comments

Chris Chipman from Analog Devices discusses the company's video transmitter products.


CES 2011: Texas Instruments' Soundbar Reference Design

January 7, 2011 8:56 am Videos Comments

Dafydd Roche with TI goes over their soundbar reference design, said to be able to take analog or USB inputs and drive stereo output at up to 30 W.


Folding a Solar Cell into an Airplane

January 6, 2011 7:38 am Videos Comments

MIT professor Karen K. Gleason explains how graduate student Miles Barr folds a solar cell into a paper airplane.


The Tinker's Toolbox - Ioxus Hybrid Capacitor Technology

January 5, 2011 9:14 am Podcasts Comments

In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk with Chad Hall of Ioxus about his company's new hybrid capacitor technology, which enables an energy density 115 percent higher than standard electric double-layer capacitors (EDLCs).


The World in Five Years

December 31, 2010 5:25 am Videos Comments

IBM unveils its fifth annual "Next Five in Five" -- a list of innovations with the potential to change the way people work, live and play over the next five years.


The Emotional Computer

December 28, 2010 6:50 am Videos Comments

Can computers understand emotions? Can computers express emotions? Can they feel emotions? The latest video from the Univ. of Cambridge shows how emotions can be used to improve interaction between humans and computers.


ISS Crew Sends Holiday Greetings to All

December 28, 2010 6:26 am | by NASAtelevision Videos Comments

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 26 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA and Flight Engineers Cady Coleman of NASA and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency offered Christmas and New Year's greetings to all people on Earth from the orbital outpost on Dec. 21 as they flew...


Video: Guided Assembly for Cable and Wire Harnesses

December 24, 2010 9:21 pm | by CAMIRESEARCH530 Videos Comments

This videoclip from CAMI Research shows its computer-assisted technique for assembly of circular connectors used in aerospace and other high-reliability applications. The "Light Director" system uses light fibers driven by super-bright LED lamps to individually illuminate target cavities...


Guided Assembly for Cable and Wire Harnesses

December 23, 2010 4:11 am Videos Comments

This videoclip from CAMI Research shows its computer-assisted technique for assembly of circular connectors used in aerospace and other high-reliability applications.


Grandma Learns How to Clean Up a CFL

December 22, 2010 11:35 am Videos Comments

In Cree's lighthearted skit, they have grandma and grandson follow the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines for cleaning up a CFL. Since fluorescent light bulbs contain mercury, special steps should be taken to clean them up if they break.


The Ben Heck Show - Salute to the Troops

December 20, 2010 10:08 am Videos Comments

In this week’s episode of “The Ben Heck Show,” Ben and element14 salute the troops with a military-grade portable gaming system designed for a couple working with the military overseas.


Robots Aid Non-Invasive Surgery

December 20, 2010 6:22 am | by LabEquipment Videos Comments

In a truly interdisciplinary effort, a team of biomedical scientists and engineers from the Univ. of Houston (UH) and physicians from The Methodist Hospital Research Institute (TMHRI) are collaborating to develop a platform for image-guided and robot-assisted surgeries on beating hearts...


''The Switch'' Podcast - LED Backlighting

December 13, 2010 11:24 am Podcasts Comments

Listen to or download Sharp's new Podcast, "The Switch." Episode One features LCD Marketing Manager Dave Hagan, who shares thoughts about the trend toward LED backlighting and what it means for designers, as well as Sharp’s commitment to a future “all-LED” display product line. Right-click to download the podcast


Anatomy Of An LCD

December 13, 2010 11:07 am Videos Comments

Todd Stonewall from Sharp Microelectronics discusses the anatomy of an LCD.


LED Backlights For LCDs

December 13, 2010 11:03 am Videos Comments

Noel Giamello and Todd Stonewall from Sharp Microelectronics discuss LED backlighting.



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