Panasonic, one of the world’s leading battery manufacturing companies, has introduced a new high energy density and voltage lithium ion cell, the NCR18650A 3.1Ah.
British scientists have managed to transform a type of stem-like cell in adult mouse hearts into functioning heart muscle in research proving that the heart has dormant repair cells that can be reactivated.
Spanish police arrested three suspected members of the so-called "Anonymous" group on Friday on charges of cyber-attacks against targets including Sony's PlayStation network, governments, businesses and banks.
In the electronics manufacturing industry, when you throw in specialized odd-form components, the manufacturer must decide how to place the component: hand assembly or with their automated equipment.
Texas Instruments introduced the second device in the family of PurePath Wireless audio products for consumer, portable and high-end audio applications.
The phrase 'eat dirt' takes on a whole new meaning when used by biologists, who have widely observed that humans, birds and mammals all engage in geophagy.
PEI-Genesis, Inc., an integrator of configurable and modified standard power supplies, announced an agreement with Emerson Network Power, in which PEI-Genesis will distribute and add value to power supply products from the Embedded Power...
American Security Resources Corp. (ARSC) provided a preliminary timeline for the merger of Hydra Fuel Cell Corp. with iVoice, Inc.. Frank Neukomm, CEO of ARSC, stated, "With the filing of their information statement with the...
UNIPOWER LLC announcesd the acquisition of Power Solutions, Inc., an established and respected name in the Power Supply Industry for over 20 years. This acquisition not only adds to the sales volume of UNIPOWER...
Every year consumers demand more from the products they use and the services provided to them. For the auto industry this means smarter, more fuel efficient cars to compensate for rising fuel costs.
Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor announced that Dayton Industrial has announced what the world's first production-ready Bluetooth low energy heart-rate chest belt that is ready to go into volume production.
Qualcomm Atheros announced the AR9004TB, the industry’s first tri-band Wi-Fi chipset that integrates the multi-gigabit performance of in-room 60 GHz band with seamless handoff to 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band Wi-Fi.
Ruslan M. Medzhitov, the David W. Wallace Professor of Immunobiology at Yale School of Medicine, a member of Yale Cancer Center and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, is one of three scientists awarded the prestigious Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine for 2011.
Analog Devices? 10-degrees-of-freedom MEMS iSensor® IMU simplifies designs for unmanned vehicle and first responder navigation.June 8, 2011 9:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) released for general availability today the ADIS16407 iSensor® IMU (inertial measurement unit) which integrates a tri-axis gyroscope, tri-axis accelerometer, tri-axis magnetometer and a pressure sensor into a single package.
Gyro-accelerometer combo chip adds precision and reliability to motion-sensing applications.
Kionix, Inc., today announced at Sensors Expo and Conference the first two accelerometers in a new series of low-power, high-performance inertial sensors optimized for mobile handsets and tablets.
An assistant professor in anthropology will study plant biology and international intellectual property law to keep African healers from commercialization without remuneration with a Mellon fellowship.
Cymbet Corp. announced that their EnerChip solid state battery energy harvesting (EH) evaluation kits now support the Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) MSP430 Value Line LaunchPad development kit. The combination of a Cymbet EH kit...
SinkPAD Corp. has announced that its new SinkPAD™ aluminum PCB technology is now available. CTO Kris Vasoya stated, "We are up and running, ready to support our customers with our problem solving LED thermal...
Trident Microsystems, Inc. announced that Dr. Bami Bastani has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President and has been elected to the Board of Directors. Bastani has more than 20 years of experience...
Texas Instruments is enabling contactless temperature measurement in portable consumer electronics with a single-chip passive infrared (IR) MEMS temperature sensor. The TMP006 digital temperature sensor provides manufacturers of mobile devices
Nextreme Thermal Solutions introduced the Thermobility Wireless Power Generator WPG-1S evaluation kit with on-board energy storage using the INFINERGY D-MPM101 micro power module from Infinite Power Solutions. The device uses
The AMA Association for Sensor Technology presents this year’s 10,000-euro SENSOR Innovation Award on the 7th of June equally to two contenders...
The new BU21023/BU21024 Series of high-speed, high noise immunity, low-voltage resistive touchscreen controllers are now available from ROHM Semiconductor. These new controllers are
MicroStrain released SensorCloud, a sensor data storage, visualization and remote management platform that leverages cloud computing technologies to provide desirable data scalability, rapid visualization, and user programmable analysis.