Nordic Semiconductorâ€™s proprietary 2.4GHz wireless technology is being employed by world-leading Danish hearing solutions company, GN ReSound, in its ReSound Alera hearing aid product, which enables users to wirelessly stream audio from common consumer electronics devices such as TVs and...
Molex Incorporated introduced SlimStack B8 connectors, featuring a robust housing and unique CleanPoint contact for removing flux and other contaminants to provide desirable electrical reliability. These 0.40-mm pitch SMT board-to-board connectors, with a 0.80-mm height and
B&B Electronics has expanded its family of USB isolators. Designed to isolate and protect connected equipment from surges, spikes and electrostatic discharges carried on USB cable, the new one-port Ulinx UHR401 and two-port Ulinx UHR402 USB isolators also protect
CEVA announced the availability of its low energy CEVA-Bluetooth 4.0 IP, for both single mode and dual mode applications. Building on more than a decade of experience in designing and licensing Bluetooth technology for embedded applications...
Speech recognition software maker Nuance Communications Inc. said Wednesday that it will buy medical transcription company Transcend Services Inc. for about $300 million, helping it push further into the health care business.Shares of Transcend Services surged nearly 40 percent, and Nuance...
The Board of Directors of the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) has added Dr. Doon L. Gibbs, the deputy director for science and technology at Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, N.Y.
Scientists have deciphered molecular-level details of the complex choreography by which intricate cellular proteins recognize and bind to DNA to start the DNA replication process. The research may point to ways to block unwanted cell division.
international research team has succeeded in manufacturing the world's first flexible organic transistor that is robust enough to withstand the high temperature medical sterilization process, making it a step toward the development of implantable electronic medical devices.
Honeywell is extending its linear Hall-effect sensor integrated circuits (IC) product line with the addition of the new SS39ET Series. The SS39ET Series are designed to monitor magnetic fields from a permanent magnet or an electromagnet. All packages can be
Addressing the increasing demand for automated washroom functionality driven by sensor-based convenience systems, GlobTek’s Level V GT-41076-0609-2.5-IS-P2 family of inline encapsulated power supplies has IP64 ingress protection and
A new FPGA Mezzanine Card for Software Defined Radio applications has been launched by 4DSP LLC. The FMC645, based on the emerging FMC form factor and supported on Xilinx development kits, comprises a Texas Instrument TMS320C6455...
Residents of the storm-ravaged communities in the Midwest are reaching out to each other, neighbor to neighbor, through social media sites to coordinate disaster relief and share information.
Personal income increased $37.4 billion, or 0.3 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $14.1 billion, or 0.1 percent, inÂ January, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $23.2 billion, or 0.2 percent. In December,...
Cardiac Science Powerheart, CardioVive, CardioLife; GE Responder and Responder Pro; and Nihon-Kohden Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs): Class I Recall - Defective Compo...March 2, 2012 2:21 pm | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments
Unexpected component failure may lead to AEDs not delivering defibrillation therapy, causing serious adverse health consequences, including death.
Dr. Paul Schreuders has joined the faculty of the Engineering Design Graphics Program in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution -- thanks to funds...
Connect One has announced Nano WiReach USB, a miniature WiFi module that immediately brings wireless connectivity to consumer devices not originally intended to support wireless functionality. Because integrated CPU and memory manage the wireless LAN functions on module, Nano WiReach...
High-speed processing requires generous bandwidth from the board level to the I/O. VPX, with a backplane connector system supporting 6.25 Gb/s in a switched fabric architecture, is the latest generation of embedded computer systems.
Honeywell announced that it has added new flow ranges to its Zephyr Analog and Digital Airflow Sensor portfolio to provide high sensitivity at very low flows – making the sensor portfolio ideal for use in a variety of medical equipment and industrial applications.
This issue discusses medical electronics including wireless healthcare opportunities and challenges and next-gen device design. The Brainstorm Q&A section asks about transflective displays, while former Editor-in-Chief Alix Paultre says a fond farewell.
Cardinal Components is introducing a four-part series of Real Time Clocks (RTC’s) numbered CS-1302, 1307, and CT-1380, along with series C-8563, all based on a Cardinal 32.768 kHz quartz crystal.
Flight Medical V24-00400-29 Cable for Newport HT50 Ventilator: Class I Recall â€“ Cable May Cause an Electrical Shortage That can Cause Ventilators to Shutdown UnexpectedlyFebruary 28, 2012 11:21 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments
Customers should stop using the alarm cable
Schurter expanded its line of surface-mount fuses with the introduction of the Universal Modular Fuse, UMF 250. Its quick-acting characteristic according to IEC 60127-4 complements the UMT Series, according to the company, in providing
The new 4 GHz high-performance oscilloscope from Rohde & Schwarz with its 20 Gsample/s sampling rate addresses a wide variety of applications: The R&S RTO1044 is appropriate for analyzing
The Clinical and Translational Science Center at Weill Cornell Medical College harnesses resources of many institutions in New York to promote research from lab bench to bedside and to the community.
BNL scientists use particle accelerator expertise to push the frontiers of cancer treatment.