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February 10, 2012     

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Sensors Insights By Melanie Martella

Sensing Droughts
You know, one of the things I love most about the Web is how easy it is to find information that you never knew existed. Case in point: a link to an excellent article from the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) on evapotranspiration maps (maps of the moisture released from the plants and ground) that I found in a U.K. poultry farming magazine. continued

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Si-Ware Systems Launches U.S. Subsidiary
The expansion of operations is part of the company's strategy to deliver advanced devices to key markets as it expands its offering beyond design services to standard products. continued

Truesense Imaging Announces Corporate Identity
The high-performance image sensor company was established after the acquisition of the image sensing product business from Eastman Kodak Company. continued

Tranzbyte Acquires ProximaRF
The acquisition will assist in the development of RFID-related products to support future Altitude Organic-managed dispensaries by providing the means to improve process efficiencies and accountability. continued


EnOcean Offers Mechanical Energy Converters
The new ECO 200, when combined with the PTM 330 Wireless module, opens a new range of energy-harvesting wireless applications. continued

STMicroelectronics Unveils 3-Axis Gyroscope
The robust sensor is designed to increase the accuracy of car navigation and telematics systems. continued

NC State Launches Experimental Wi-Fi System
The open-air, large-scale outdoor wireless network will assist researchers in studying communications security, jamming, and other applications. continued


Telit and AIA Collaborate
Telit's M2M modules will enable AIA's wireless systems to perform remote monitoring applications. continued

Bluetooth Expands Sports and Fitness Monitoring
The Bluetooth SIG announced the creation of the Sports and Fitness Working Group to enhance interoperability among Bluetooth-enabled sports and fitness sensor products, training computers, and hub devices. continued

Microsemi Joins CO Emissions Reduction Project
The multi-disciplinary industry consortium is tasked with developing silicon-on-insulator CMOS-compatible, high-temperature sensors for harsh environments to reduce carbon emissions and drive energy consumption savings. continued

Automation Foundations Form FDI Cooperation
The company is tasked with the development of a common technology for the integration and management of information from all intelligent devices deployed throughout process industry plants. continued

Verizon and HEP Join Forces
The two companies have established a strategic relationship to encourage innovation and adoption of connected health information technologies that help drive patient care improvements in areas such as mobile health, telemedicine, and health data management. continued

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