NKK Switches, a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, announced the availability of the KP Series of illuminated miniature pushbutton switches.
(North Carolina State University) Imagine a tool that uses sound waves to help identify land mines, roadside bombs or suicide bombers. North Carolina State University has received a grant from the US Office of Naval Research to turn that idea into a reality.
Target Corp. says it will begin carrying four models of Apple Inc.'s iPad, starting at $499.The nation's second-largest discount chain says it will start selling touchscreen tablet computer starting Oct. 3.The models include 16-, 32-, and 64-gigabyte models, as well as the Wi-Fi + 3G model.The...
Silicon photonics allows for small, highly integrated & low power optical transceivers for data and telecommunication.
Qualcomm has teamed up with Synopsys to define a new data exchange format it believes could be critical for supporting 3-D chip stacks that use through silicon vias.
New findings from the laboratory of ECE Professor Joseph W. Lyding, a researcher in the Beckman Institute, are providing valuable insight into graphene, a single two-dimensional layer of graphite with numerous electronic and mechanical properties that make it attractive for use in electronics.
Lockheed Martin and ZyGEM accelerate DNA identification for law enforcement, homeland security and defense communitiesSeptember 23, 2010 11:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments
New, fast sample-to-answer DNA analysis platform previewed at 2010 Biometric Consortium conference
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison says his company won't follow one of the technology world's hottest trends: buying services companies.Ellison's comments Thursday during the Oracle OpenWorld conference go against the grain of Oracle Corp.'s rivals' strategies.IBM Corp. transformed itself from a...
A project to establish technology center for three-dimensional assembly of integrated circuits in Russia has secured approval from the Supervisory Council of RUSNANO.
It is the first significant block of spectrum made available for unlicensed use by the F.C.C. in 20 years.
The new commander of the military’s cyberwarfare operations is advocating the creation of a separate, secure computer network to protect against attacks mounted over the Internet.
In Spain, Google’s online video-sharing service, YouTube, is not legally obligated to screen television clips for potential copyright violations before posting them on the site.
A technical glitch blocked or slowed access to Facebook for several hours Thursday, unplugging many of the social-networking site's 500 million users from the constant flow of updates from their friends.Facebook called it "the worst outage we've had in over four years" in a blog post published...
(Clemson University) With an electric motor, the inaugural "Deep Orange" car -- the first concept car created by graduate students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research -- didn't make a lot of noise. But it certainly made an impression. A range-extended...
Dolomite, a world leader in microfluidic design and manufacture, has introduced the Mitos Sensor Units to provide a flexible system for measuring and displaying pressure and flow rates in microfluidic systems.