PC/104 board delivers dense digital I/0 Product News 1/25/2000 Post a comment Using a pair of home-brewed 48-port ASICs, WinSystems Inc. has introduced a dense digital I/O board that packs 96 digital channels into the meager 3.6 x 3.8-inch real estate of the PC/104 form factor.
Meter does statistical power analysis Product News 1/25/2000 Post a comment The Gigatronics 8650A Series of universal power meters now can count histograms, do cumulative and complementary-cumulative distribution functions (CDF/CCDF), and handle strip charts-a boon for power measurements during the design and testing of wireless communications systems.
Kenwood's dc electronic loads test to 1 kW Product News 1/25/2000 Post a comment The PEL series of dc electronic loads from Kenwood Test and Measuring Instruments are suitable for aging, characteristic-analysis and product life testing of switching power supplies, batteries, fuel cells and power transistors.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.