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January 30, 2015 | News

New XS500 series carries dual medical and industrial safety certification; optional features include I2C digital communications and OR-ing for N+1 redundancy. more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

Offered through the School of Engineering and the Sloan School of Management, the Master's track in Integrated Design & Management targets early-to mid-career professionals; inaugural class begins in August 2015. more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

Mind Solutions, Inc. (announces the name of the world's smallest Brain-Computer-Interface (BCI), The "Synapse". more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

Products including modules for radar display (ASD-100), IFF decoding, target tracking and sensor fusion - provide cost-effective solution for developers. more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

First-of-its kind test for rod wipers sets new industry criteria for contaminant exclusion. more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

NorthStar Battery and Eternity Technologies join forces to launch a new tubular 2V OPzV battery range. more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

NEXT Fingerprint Sensor Orders for Payment-, Home-, and Smartphone-related Devices more>>


January 30, 2015 | News

Market research report says the camera technologies market by component is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.69% from 2014 to 2020, and reach $6,080.03 Million by 2020. more>>


January 29, 2015 | Product

Comau’s newest robot, Racer 999 inherits all the key features of its predecessor, Racer 7-1.4 and adds several unique features. more>>


January 29, 2015 | Product

Alliance Sensors Group expands its ME, MR, and MHP Series Linear Position Sensors used to measure the ram position of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders in industrial, mobile, or subsea applications. 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>>

January 9, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

This article completes the review of the interviews and provides a conclusion/summary to the topic of wealth creation in the MEMS arena. more>>

January 9, 2015 | Article | By Ryan Maley

How can IoT change our everyday lives? How will companies take part in this increasingly lucrative market? Recent announcements and initiatives by a variety of organizations demonstrate the rapidly growing interest in this exciting market. more>>

December 19, 2014 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

A continuation of the Creation of Wealth discussion with several interviews with leading MEMS entrepreneurs. more>>

December 12, 2014 | Article | By Lyes Garidi

Most of today’s electronic applications are designed to be “aware.” They usually achieve this “awareness” by using dedicated sensors or a human-interface input system, all initially relying on analog information that needs to be digitally processed by an MCU. more>>

December 5, 2014 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

The creation of wealth is one of the most important of 14 critical success factors/topics determined to be the root cause of MEMS commercialization success or lack thereof. more>>

December 5, 2014 | Article | By James Sterling

Accurate, less intrusive measurement of real-time current draw is increasingly important for many electronic systems and sensor applications. This article addresses this challenge. 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>>


October 7, 2014 | Blog

Pilot Labs is panning funds for its CoinGuard Internet of Things solution for personal home security. more>>


October 6, 2014 | Blog

According to its creator, the Newbeem power outlet uses SMART technology to completely reinvent how users connect to their homes. In addition to basic functions like turning lights on and off, this device allows users to set timing events, dim household lighting systems, protect equipment from... more>>


October 1, 2014 | Blog

Dean Zelinsky Private Label Guitars, in conjunction with Guitars for Vets (G4V), a non-profit organization that provides free guitars and lessons to veterans struggling with post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), announced today the release of the official Guitars For Vets Guitar. more>>

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