The Cornell University Center for Advanced Computing (CAC) today announced that it is testing the performance of general-purpose GPUs with MATLAB applications in a new research collaboration with NVIDIA, Dell, and MathWorks. This research will explore GPU computing capabilities for data manipulation on NVIDIA GPUs using MATLAB applications. In particular, Cornell will focus on
Micrel Inc. announced that Brian Hedayati, a seasoned semiconductor executive, has been named Micrel’s Vice President of Analog Marketing. He will report directly to Mansour Izadinia, the company’s Senior Vice President of the...
Energy Conversion Devices, Inc. (ECD) announced that it is initiating a process to divest its Ovonic Battery Company (OBC) subsidiary. OBC’s principal activities are licensing its advanced battery technologies (including nickel-metal-hydride ("NiMH") and lithium-ion technologies),...
A variety of electric vehicle (EV) chargers were on display during Techno Frontier. Delta Electronics and Fuji Electric were showing large conductive-type quick chargers while a family of inductive chargers from 1 to 150kW...
Microwave Development Labs has introduced a pair of new WR90 waveguide rotary joints in “U” and “F” configurations.
Currently most college students learn core development skills by working on individual projects. But when those students eventually go to work for a larger software company, they will inevitably be part of a team of programmers, working on one small slice of a much bigger pie.
Rogers Corporation’s Power Distribution Systems Division has announced an innovative new solution for emerging power electronics applications: RO-LINX PowerCircuit busbars.
With ever increasing demand for high-definition content consumption and distribution within the home, the consumer needs a highly reliable home network.
ADSI recently added to its field sales team, as the multi-carrier shipping software solutions provider tackles growth in the industry.
Calypto Design Systems announced it is a new member in the ARM Connected Community, the industry’s largest ecosystem of ARM technology-based products and services.
Texas Instruments Incorporated announced the Stellaris 2.4 GHz CC2560 Bluetooth Wireless Kit (DK-EM2-2560B), aimed at jumpstarting Bluetooth-enabled designs.
OK International is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring this year’s first annual hand soldering competition at the IPC Midwest Conference and Exhibition, September 21st and 22nd, 2011.
Starting July 28, 2011, Avnet Electronics Marketing and Texas Instruments (TI) will be demonstrating wireless connectivity capabilities with the assistance of TI’s eZ430-Chronos wireless watch development kit.
Data Foundry announces the opening of Texas 1 , the first purpose-built, carrier-neutral data center in the Central Texas region.
TDK-EPC introduced the B3279* Series of types of EPCOS MKP film capacitors for AC output filters. These capacitors feature rated voltages of
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced the WM5100, said to be the world’s first Audio System-on-a-Chip (SoC), integrating a low power, multi-channel audio hub, with full transmit path (Tx) noise cancellation, receive path (Rx) noise cancellation and
Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing has introduced the newest addition to its industry leading Skyquest family of rugged video management system products, the Skyquest VDSU-1407 Video Distribution System Unit.
The Oscar 15 antenna uses a high gain, directional patch design enabling it to operate on the licence exempt 2.4-2.5GHz ISM band.
Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)'s thermochemical nanolithography (TCNL) is used to fabricate nanometer-scale ferroelectric structures directly on flexible plastic substrates without the conventional aggressive processing temperatures that would destroy these substrate materials.
Wolfson Microelectronics the WM5100, presented as the world’s first Audio System-on-a-Chip, with a high performance, low power, multi-channel Audio Hub with full transmit and receive path noise cancellation, and myZone adaptive Ambient Noise Cancellation technology.
Following on from the success of award-winning app Streetmuseum, the Museum of London has joined forces with AETN UK’s flagship channel HISTORY to develop a new app which gives users the opportunity to see Roman London as it was 2,000 years ago.
AVX has developed a tantalum polymer capacitor with a voltage rating of 125V, more than twice the rated voltage of similar devices on the market today.
IMS Research’s latest report, “The World Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment – 2011 Edition”, estimates that the world market for video surveillance equipment continued to achieve strong growth in 2010, in excess of 10% on the previous year, despite the persistent after-effects of the global economic downturn. This growth was predominantly driven by
GE’s research team has successfully demonstrated a micro-holographic material that can support data recording at the same speed as Blu-ray discs. This result builds
Communication service providers committed almost US$8 billion to cloud-related pursuits in the first six months of 2011, but recent acquisitions won’t boost cloud revenues overnight and service differentiation remains poor, according to Informa Telecoms & Media’s Telecom Cloud Monitor, a new analytical tool evaluating CSPs’ cloud strategies.