Another Geek Moment Video discussing Texas Instruments' msp430 launchpad and cc430 low power microcontroller. Watch as this rocket is launched wirelessly from Digi-Key headquarters.
Supertex, Inc. introduced AT9919, an LED lamp driver integrated circuit (IC), designed for solid-state lighting applications in automobiles, such as head lights, tail lights, brake indicator lights, dome lights, and panel backlights. This AEC-Q100-compliant IC drives
Freescale Semiconductor is now sampling the first “base station-on-chip” products built on its innovative QorIQ Qonverge multimode platform.
Efficient Power Conversion Corporation introduced the EPC9005 development board to make it easier for users to start designing with a 40V enhancement-mode gallium nitride (eGaN) field effect transistor (FET)...
6WIND announced that it has become a member of the Network Intelligence Alliance (NI Alliance), an industry organization created for collaboration among the Network Economy’s technology providers.
Global Lighting Technologies held an initial public offering of shares of its common stock on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) on July 28, 2011.
Obesity is growing at alarming rates worldwide, and the biggest culprit is overeating. In a study of brain circuits that control hunger and satiety, Yale School of Medicine researchers have found that molecular mechanisms controlling free radicals-molecules tied to aging and tissue...
GreenCell, Inc. announced that they have demonstrated a new process for ceramic igniters and has successfully produced a 12 and 24V igniter. It is now developing and near completion on a 120 volt unit....
General Motors and LG Group will jointly design and engineer future electric vehicles, expanding a relationship built on LG’s work as the battery cell supplier for the Chevrolet Volt and Opel Ampera extended-range EVs....
STMicroelectronics (ST) announced that it has published its 2011 Half-Year Financial Report for the six-month period ended July 2, 2011 incorporating unaudited interim financial statements prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). First...
Danfoss hosted Congressman Don Manzullo (R-IL), local officials and community leaders for a groundbreaking ceremony for the company’s new logistics facility in Loves Park, IL – home to Danfoss’ VLT Drives division.
Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets has just released a new report on the radiation detection materials market. The report quantifies the market for scintillation, thin-film, and semiconductor detection materials used for domestic security, military, medical imaging, nuclear power, science and geophysical applications. Also included is an in-depth assessment of
ACD has implemented Altium Designer 10, a system development platform combining schematic, PCB and embedded software development.
Molex Incorporated has provided support to the University of Michigan Solar Car team (UMsolar) in its bid to win the 2011 World Solar Challenge. The UMsolar team’s car, named Quantum, features several electronic components from Molex, as well as a variety of solderless terminals.
Calypto Design Systems announced it has acquired Catapult C Synthesis from Mentor Graphics Corporation.
Hair, clothing, and jewelry can become entangled in the massage device and cause serious injury or death.
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High risk of infection from antiseptic surgical preparations that have been prepared, packaged, or held under insanitary conditions.
ii2P announced today that its KeyStone™ 3.0 enterprise IT self-help solution has been designated KCS Verified v4 by the Consortium for Service Innovation. The certification also makes ii2P a KCS Verified v4 vendor.
ESI Group announced the signing of a five-year strategic R&D cooperation agreement with BIAM, the Beijing Institute of Aeronautical Materials from AVIC (Aviation Industry Corporation of China). This agreement entails
Mouser Electronics is gearing up to sponsor Chinese Indycar driver Ho-Pin Tung in the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma on August 28.
The worldwide appetite for advanced technology is growing at a record pace.
Cambridge Consultants has released a report discussing the foremost business opportunities in wireless technologies enabled by White Space frequencies, predicting the development of the first White Space consumer devices in the next five years. The report, entitled “White Space radio: High Street Hit or Left In the Lab?” is the
Driven by booming sales of low-end models, shipments of smartphone will rise to account for more than half of the worldwide cellphone market in 2015, according to a new IHS iSuppli Mobile Handset Market Tracker report from information and analysis provider IHS (NYSE: IHS). Global smartphone unit shipments will
SRS Labs, Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement with Spice Mobility, an India-based mobile brand, to incorporate SRS WOW HD within their feature phones
The Plenary Session at the 2011 Darnell Power Forum will feature senior executives from Efficient Power Conversion, Electric Power Research Institute, IBM, Qualcomm, SemiSouth Laboratories, Petra Solar, Transphorm and Cree. Plenary session topics will include