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March 3, 2015 | Product

The TrueTouch CYTT21X/31X capacitive touchscreen controller family enables smartphones, e-readers and low-cost tablets to offer multiple advanced features. more>>


March 3, 2015 | Product

The TSG4100A series vector signal generator (VSG) is the first from a tier-one vendor with a price point of less than $15,000. more>>


March 3, 2015 | Product

The uClamp3601P 33V transient voltage suppression (TVS) device is designed to protect industrial sensors. more>>


March 3, 2015 | Product

Described as a low-cost, off-the-shelf nitride-plus hardened steel linear rail system, the DEFENDER 1 is corrosion resistant and easy to install. more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

Galtronics Corporation Ltd., adds to its EXTENT stadium antenna line the new EXTENT™ D5502i narrow-beam LTE MIMO panel antenna. more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

1/3-inch PureCel-S OV16880 Image Sensor with PDAF Enables 13 to 16-Megapixel Resolution Upgrade for High-Volume Slim Mobile Devices more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

Raytheon's VIIRS sensor improves forecasters' ability to predict severe weather with greater precision. more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

Pasternack introduces new lines of ultra-miniature UMCX, WMCX and HMCX32 coaxial cable assemblies. more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

Latest test package supports compliance testing of Dolby’s MS11 Multistream Decoder with APx Series audio analyzers. more>>


March 3, 2015 | News

Navman Wireless and Teletrac Inc. merge to create one of the world's largest global telematics organizations. more>>

February 27, 2015 | Article | By Mike Baker

A pioneering naval weapons alignment system powered by electronic sensor technology heralds a fresh wave of British innovation in military and naval applications. more>>

February 20, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Part 12 is the conclusion of the 2013 MEMS Industry Commercialization Report Card that has addressed 14 topics covering the critical success factors for MEMS commercialization. This part addresses the topic of Research and Development (R&D) and provides a summary of research findings and... more>>

February 20, 2015 | Article | By Piet De Moor

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot R&D topic and although there are many unique visions of the smart environment of the future, the IoT is not imaginary. more>>

February 13, 2015 | Article | By Edward E. Herceg

A linear position sensing technology, LVIT stands for Linear Variable Inductance Transducer. more>>

February 6, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Executive management of most MEMS companies has come through the design engineering ladder with no formal management training. Employees can sometimes feel the effects of this lack of expertise. more>>

February 6, 2015 | Article | By Dr. Jake Davies

A major problem in the oil and gas industry is corrosion plus erosion. While this is sometimes easy to see on the structural supports of offshore oil and gas platforms, the pipes and pipework are key components that also have this problem in a big way. more>>

January 30, 2015 | Article | By Dave Caldwell

Dealing with electric-field-based capacitive touch technologies that fail to live up to the rigors of the real world and finding the optimal solution. more>>

January 23, 2015 | Article | By Karmjit Sidhu

Gas turbines incorporate a variety of control valves, each performing a different function such as regulating or preventing gas flow. Linear position sensors enable precise monitoring and controlling of flow from these valves, allowing turbines to operate efficiently with minimal wasted energy. more>>

January 23, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Episode 10 completes a look at the three-legged financial stool topics of the critical success factors for MEMS commercialization. Profitability and venture capital (VC) attraction along with the Creation of Wealth are components of this concept. more>>

January 16, 2015 | Article | By Charles C. Chung, Paul F. Werbaneth

What are the important considerations when it comes to choosing off-the-shelf, custom, or semi-custom MEMS pressure sensors? more>>


February 13, 2015 | Blog

Described as a wearable device that promises to change how people share experiences, Telepathy Jumper is an eye-wear device that can be worn in front of the user’s eye or, for continued use, attached to eyeglasses or the head. more>>


February 5, 2015 | Blog

Fear of automation taking over jobs done by humans is nothing new. As far back as the invention of the wheel ....... more>>


February 2, 2015 | Blog

Headed by Professor Hossam Haick, a consortium is developing a device that will be able analyze a speaker’s breath for existing or impending diseases. more>>


January 26, 2015 | Blog

Hisense claims to be the first to enter the laser-TV market with the new no-screen concept. more>>


January 9, 2015 | Blog

EMS stretchable conductive ink offers a unique solution for embedding electronics in wearable applications including clothing, accessories, and medical devices. more>>


January 9, 2015 | Blog

As we enter a new year, we see ever increasing concerns for energy conservation, particularly in large commercial, organizational, and residential buildings. With the great strides made in sensors, particularly the wireless variety, along with energy harvesting technologies, great improvements in... more>>


November 25, 2014 | Blog

The popup timer that comes embedded in most commercially-available turkeys is a Thanksgiving tradition. more>>


October 20, 2014 | Blog

More evidence that the wearable electronics market is sizzling, Spanish not-for-profit Textile Industry Research Association (AITEX) is developing intelligent clothing more>>


October 14, 2014 | Blog

Technology startup Teiimo unveils what it’s calling the world's first intelligent leather jacket that heats shoulders, back, neck, and kidneys. more>>


October 13, 2014 | Blog

DU/ER Performance Denim essentially stops cellphone rays from penetrating skin on the other side of the denim pocket. more>>

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