Microchip Technology today announced that a volunteer team of Microchip engineers spent nearly four years working on nights and weekends to develop the ARISSat-1 amateur satellite.
More than 14 years ago, the IEEE adopted the first WLAN standard, which would go on to serve as the foundation for all further developments in creating today’s Wi-Fi networks. Today, August 2, 2011 is the perfect day to consider the importance and growing uses for connectivity.
Mill-Max has added right angle options to its line of .070” (1.78 mm) pitch connectors. These single row right angle sockets and headers can be combined with vertical .070” (1.78 mm) pitch connectors for a variety of interconnect configurations.
PLX Technology, Inc. announced two new PCI Express 3.0 (PCIe Gen3) switches for emerging applications, including solid-state disks (SSDs), high-end workstations and enthusiast gamer desktop computers. The PLX ExpressLane PEX8713 (12 lanes, 10 ports) and PEX8717 (16 lanes, 10 ports) PCIe Gen3 switches are capable of
RIO Device Platform Expands with Intel Core i7 Processor-based System and Small, Single-board DevicesAugust 2, 2011 7:56 am | Product Releases | Comments
National Instruments expanded its NI reconfigurable I/O (RIO) platform with the addition of the highest performance and first multicore NI CompactRIO systems and smallest NI Single-Board RIO devices. The new NI cRIO-908x systems feature
mimoOn Integrates LTE PHY Software on Texas Instruments' New System-on-chips For Small Cell Base StationsAugust 2, 2011 7:48 am | Product Releases | Comments
mimoOn, announced its collaboration with Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) for 3GPP compliant LTE PHY software.
An Atlanta-based company is taking advantage of the basic laws of physics -- and a Georgia Tech innovation -- to provide protection for financial transactions that use the "digital wallet" technology now under development.
NIC Components is pleased to announce the expansion of their High Current Unshielded NPI_P power inductors in inductance ranges and available sizes. Now available in 4 case sizes ranging from 13.2mm X 9.9mm to 22.4mm X 16.3mm (LxW) with component heights of 6.4mm to 12.0mm.
NIC Components is pleased to announce the release of the NFP series of multilayer ferrite chip power inductors. Available in 3 case sizes ranging from  2.0mm X 1.25mm to  2.5mm X 2.0mm with component heights of 0.5mm to 1.1mm.
AECOM Technology Corporation announced today that it has pledged US$250,000 toward the Seabee Memorial Scholarship Association (SMSA) Capital Campaign. This pledge is the lead gift in the campaign and is the first major corporate pledge.
TURCK announces their Q-track family of linear position sensors has been expanded to include the newest QR14 and the Q17 models.
Anritsu Company Expands LTE Measurement Capabilities in Spectrum Master and BTS Master Handheld AnalyzersAugust 2, 2011 5:11 am | Product Releases | Comments
Anritsu Company announces it has enhanced the LTE measurement capabilities in its MS272xC Spectrum Master and MT822xB BTS Master series of handheld analyzers.
ESI, Inc. of Portland, Oregon USA, unveiled its most advanced LED wafer scribing system, the AccuScribe 2600.
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications,(1) has expanded its portfolio with a new device that...
An interdisciplinary team of Ithaca and Weill Cornell researchers have created an artificial implant to replace intervertebral discs in the spinal column.
Infineon Technologies AG reported results for the third quarter of the 2011 fiscal year, ended June 30, 2011. Infineon reported net income from continuing operations of €175 million, up from €173 million in the second...
TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corp., has intensified its support of STMicroelectronics (ST) in the creation of tested energy-saving solutions. ST just recently completed the development of the 50th joint reference design...
Micrel, Inc. announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Second quarter revenues of $68.5 million increased by $1.0 million, or 1.5%, from $67.5 million in the first quarter of 2011...
To ensure optimal EHV performance, numerous tests must be conducted during the new vehicle development process. Suitable mobile vehicle data acquisition systems are vital for ensuring system competency, functionality and efficiency.
Diodes Inc. has introduced a single-channel low-dropout fast-transient linear regulator with fixed output voltage of 5V and +/-1% accuracy.
National Instruments unveiled NI LabVIEW 2011, the 25th-anniversary version of its system design software. The software is positioned to accelerate the productivity of engineers and scientists who develop and deploy measurement and control systems to
Commidea announced the integration of Semafone’s contact centre software with Commidea’s payment gateway.
Aerotech’s APR series rotary stages employ precision-machined and ground stage parts coupled with high-precision angular contact bearings and an Aerotech direct-drive motor to produce exceptionally low error motions...
AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has developed the technology needed to manufacture a tantalum polymer capacitor with a voltage rating of 125V...
Koford Engineering LLC has introduced a line of brushless Rare Earth permanent magnet brushless generators operating at speeds from 1,800 rpm up to as high as 400,000 rpm. Power output is up to