(Lemelson-MIT Program) Today, two Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams were among more than a dozen teams from around the country that presented their winning work at a White House Science Fair. The fair celebrates the winners of STEM competitions, including InvenTeam students from Arizona and...
Wind River introduces its fourth-generation commercial embedded Linux platform based on the recently released Linux 2.6.34+ kernel with cross-compiling toolchains GCC 4.4, EGLIBC 2.11 and GDB 7.
(Rice University) Researchers from Rice University's Laboratory for Nanophotonics, the radiology department at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center are preparing to test a combined approach for diagnosing and treating pancreatic cancer with a...
Excelsior Medical 5 ml Fill in 6 cc Prefilled Saline Flush Syringes: Recall - Potential Loss of SterilityOctober 15, 2010 12:21 pm | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments
Exposure to syringes with a sterility issue could result in systemic infection, which may lead to serious injury and/or death.
Panasonic Electric Works Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as PEW) will start releasing a series of additional "EVERLEDST™" LED lighting products for FY 2011 (ending March 2011) from this spring. The lineup of LED lighting...
Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) announced its first wafer fabrication facility, or "fab," in China. This milestone puts manufacturing close to the company’s growing customer base there. Located in the Chengdu High-tech Zone (CDHT),...
Sunlogics Announces Deal With GM to Provide Solar Photovoltaic Canopy and Electric Vehicle Charging StationsOctober 15, 2010 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments
Sunlogics Inc. announced that it was selected by General Motors to build Solar Photovoltaic Canopy and electric vehicle charging stations for the company’s U.S. facilities, development centers and Chevrolet dealerships. The renewable energy systems...
CareFusion Corporation Alaris PC Units (Model 8015): Recall - Potential for Delay or Interruption of TherapyOctober 15, 2010 11:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments
Hardware communication error may lead to serious injury or death.
Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson, has added a 1,050 W model to its line of bulk front end AC-DC power supplies that meet the Climate Savers Computing gold standard for efficiency—the DS1050-3.
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Amacoil has designed a parts scanning platform which moves in a reciprocating motion pattern using the Uhing linear drive. The linear motion of the platform is backlash-free.
Viridity Software, a provider of data center energy resource management (ERM) software, announced the general availability of its EnergyCheck™ energy efficiency health check application. The new software provides a fast and easy...
In 2010, Epson Toyocom has introduced the AH-6100LR, which is a 6-axis motion sensor, ushering in a new era of portable consumer electronics.
Seiko Epson announces the launch of ACCP (Activity Capture & Computing Platform), the ACCP, that integrate various interfaces to enable connectivity with sensors such as inertia sensors, optical sensors and pressure sensors.
Rice researchers introduce graphene-based amplifiers
At a time when American military forces are stretched thin overseas, a growing number of potential recruits are too fat to enlist, according to an analysis by Cornell economists.
Tyndall National Institute, UCC announced at the 2010 International Power Supply on Chip Workshop in Cork, the development of a new nano-material that will dramatically reduce the operating temperature of silicon chip components and circuits, thereby enhancing the reliability and lifetime...
Materials technology group Umicore has completed the construction of its new germanium substrates production facility in Quapaw, Oklahoma, USA, adjacent to the existing site.
MIT researchers have developed a way to calculate Casimir forces, which could effect the way sub-micron MEMS are designed.
(Springer) Cloud computing is reshaping information technology, helping drive new cost efficiencies, accelerating time to market, providing access to greater computing resources and increasing their availability and scalability. "The Handbook of Cloud Computing" provides a comprehensive...
Triple-mode, single-transistor amplifiers based on graphene -- the one-atom-thick form of carbon that recently won its discoverers a Nobel Prize -- could become key components in future electronic circuits.
NXP unveiled the EM773 energy metering IC – presented as the world’s first 32-bit ARM-based solution designed specifically for non-billing electricity metering applications.
As security requirements become more stringent, engineers are looking to integrate electronic access systems (EAS) into cabinets, racks and other enclosures.
Protecting one to eight circuit traces against ESD, lightning, and other electrical fast transient events, a comprehensive series of IEC-compatible TVS diode arrays from TT electronics IRC come in 8-, 14- or 16-pin SOIC-N and SOT-23 SMT packages.
The DT8824 ultra-high resolution Ethernet (LXI) data acquisition module for test and measurement from Data Translation uses ISO-Channel protection, with each analog input galvanically isolated from any other with its own return path.