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posted in June 2013
MEMS accelerometer calculates static and dynamic signals
Product News  
6/27/2013   Post a comment
A sensor from Measurement Specialties uses gas-damped MEMs technology for high-g shock protection.
Slideshow: Automakers look to a diesel diet
Design How-To  
6/27/2013   4 comments
With automakers under the gun to boost fuel efficiency, diesel engines are beginning to look like a good bet.
Where is the minimally-invasive electrical equipment?
Blog  
6/27/2013   11 comments
Domestic electrical and electronics equipment present an opportunity to create minimally-invasive "magical" solutions to human needs.
Intel joins A4WP wireless charging group
News & Analysis  
6/24/2013   4 comments
Intel joins Qualcomm- and Samsung-backed A4WP consortium and gets a seat on the board of directors.
Consumer electronics: From atoms to software and back
Blog  
6/17/2013   1 comment
How about the smartphone as a cloud resource for toys and more besides? The ubiquity of the smartphone changes the economics and multiplies the possibilities.
Toshiba, TSMC report ROMs with multi-level cells
News & Analysis  
6/17/2013   Post a comment
Toshiba, TSMC both reported multi-bit per memory cell ROMs at the Symposium on VLSI Circuits held in Kyoto, Japan, last week.
Energy-harvesting shock absorbers coming to a car near you
Blog  
6/14/2013   4 comments
With solar and wind harvesting technologies thriving, researchers are seeking other energy sources for which they can create harvesting devices.
UMC extends FinFET partnership to 10-nm
News & Analysis  
6/13/2013   8 comments
UMC will send researchers to Albany, New York, to work on the development of 10-nm FinFET process technology with IBM.
Data center demand drives silicon photonics to market
Blog  
6/12/2013   2 comments
After a decade of research, conversion of electrical signals to light for high speed transmission is edging into production
DARPA kicking off Virtual Robotics Challenge
News & Analysis  
6/12/2013   4 comments
The Defense Advance Research Projects Agency is staging a competition among 18 teams trying building more advanced search and rescue robots.
NASA's 'PhoneSat' program points to satellites of the future
Blog  
6/11/2013   10 comments
After putting into orbit satellites based on an off-the-shelf smartphone, NASA looks at future for lower-cost spacecraft.
MEMS startup wins strategic investment
News & Analysis  
6/11/2013   Post a comment
While many bemoan a lack of investment capital for fabless chip companies, firms involved in the microelectromechanical systems sector continue to get funded.
Tariff vaults Japan near the top in solar energy
Blog  
6/7/2013   16 comments
While the United States appears suffering from solar phobia, Japan is said to be in the process of unleashing its solar potential. Here’s why.


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Open Office: Your Fart is My Problem
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As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

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