Disaster Relief Contractor Partnership for Response and Recovery Inspections Uses RFID to Track Inspection Kit AssetsJune 22, 2011 5:24 am | News | Comments
Disaster relief contractor Partnership for Response and Recovery Inspections, a joint venture of Dewberry & Davis and URS, put RFID technology’s ability to track government assets to the test in the aftermath of tornadoes, storms and floods that struck the southeastern United States in April 2011.
Cree 1200V Z-Rec Family of Silicon Carbide Schottky Diodes Offers Higher Performance at Lower Cost for Power Conversion ApplicationsJune 21, 2011 12:55 pm | Product Releases | Comments
Cree announces a new family of seven 1200V Z-Rec silicon carbide Schottky diodes optimized for price and performance and available in a range of amperages and packages.
A new study shows nearly 40% of the U.S. military's supply chain is made up of counterfeit parts.
Mobile marketing and business solutions company 2ergo has developed a market-first iPhone app for PizzaExpress that enables customers to pay their bill automatically in a restaurant via smartphone.
Cooper Industries plc announced that on 1 June it made a proposal to the Board of Laird plc to acquire Laird by way of a cash offer at 185 pence per Laird share. ...
Drexel University’s Yury Gogotsi and colleagues recently needed an atom’s-eye view of a promising supercapacitor material to sort out experimental results that were exciting but appeared illogical. That view was provided by a research...
Siemens AG, Diamond Aircraft and EADS are set to present the world’s first aircraft with a serial hybrid electric drive system at the Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2011. The two-seater motor glider successfully...
Intelligent System Is First To Deliver Fully Integrated Email, Mobile and Social Media Customer CommunicationJune 21, 2011 12:11 pm | News | Comments
Europe’s leading enterprise email and mobile communications management company Communicator has launched the first single-platform system capable of intelligently integrating customer communication across multiple channels including email, mobile and social media.
Richardson RFPD and Kendeil Team-Up to Improve Lead Times for Large-Size Aluminum Electrolytic CapacitorsJune 21, 2011 11:32 am | News | Comments
Richardson RFPD announced it has entered into a global distribution agreement with Kendeil, S.r.l, a manufacturer of screw terminal and snap-in type aluminum electrolytic capacitors headquartered in Gallarate (VA), Italy.
Pentek announced its fastest-ever data acquisition module for the popular Cobalt family.
TTI announced that the company has been awarded the Distributor of the Year Award from Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products.
Microsemi Expands Support for Designers Developing Next-generation High-voltage, High-power RF GeneratorsJune 21, 2011 10:54 am | News | Comments
Microsemi announced a design guide for developing next-generation high-voltage, high-power systems based on the company's unique digital radio frequency family of hybrid modules.
RFMW Europe announces the addition of a new office in France.
KRYTAR announces a new 90-degree quadrature hybrid coupler offering high performance over the broadband frequency range of 1.7 to 36.0 GHz in a single compact and lightweight package.
Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of PXI RF switches with the introduction of the 40-755 multiplexer modules.
Emblation Microwave has introduced its model ISYS245 microwave generator for commercial, industrial, research, and test applications requiring a high-power microwave source.
Apple is developing software that will sense when a smartphone user is trying to record a live event, and then switch off the device's camera.
CUI Inc and their distributor Digi-Key Corp. announced a compact 9 mm addition to their ACZ series of flexible mechanical encoders. The 2-bit quadrature ACZ09 series encoder can be configured into over 1,000 different versions. The encoders have a rotational life of 30,000 cycles and are...
Taiyo Yuden has announced details of the commercial release of three new 4mm square wire-wound power inductors, the NRS4010 (4.0x4.0x1.0mm), the NRS4012 (4.0x4.0x1.2mm) and the NRS4018 (4.0x.4.0x1.8mm), each representing a maximum thickness.
China Mobile Research Institute and SkyCross Demonstrate Tunable MIMO Antenna for Multimode, Multiband Handsets for LTE DeploymentsJune 21, 2011 7:59 am | News | Comments
China Mobile Research Institute and SkyCross today announced a demonstration of a tunable, MIMO antenna design for multimode, multiband handsets in LTE deployments around the globe.
Cavium, Continuous Computing and Picochip Announce User-to-Core LTE Small-Cell Demonstration at Femtocells World SummitJune 21, 2011 7:52 am | News | Comments
Cavium Continuous Computing and Picochip today unveiled the industry’s first demonstration of a Long Term Evolution small-cell operating in an end-to-end system with commercially available user equipment and core network equipment.
Waltham biotech Tesaro Inc. announced Tuesday morning it has raised $101 million in a Series B round of venture capital led by West Coast venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers.
The HMC-T2220, a 10 MHz to 20 GHz synthesized signal generator, provides the highest output power, lowest harmonic levels and broadest frequency range in its class. It is compact and lightweight, and delivers up to +28 dBm of CW output power in 0.1 dB steps over a 60 dB dynamic range. The generator features USB, GPIB and Ethernet interfaces, and innovative control software for carefree integration within multiple test environments.
The two Soyuz launchers that will fly the first four satellites of Europe’s Galileo navigation system into orbit have arrived at Kourou harbour in French Guiana, completing a journey that took them halfway round the world.
A brain implant developed at the University of Michigan uses the body's skin like a conductor to wirelessly transmit the brain's neural signals to control a computer, and may eventually be used to reactivate paralyzed limbs.