Tiny linear motor is faster, stronger Product News 12/4/2007 Post a comment The latest version of New Scale Technologies' SQL SQUIGGLE linear motor travels as fast as 7 mm/second and is said to push up to 200 times its own weight, driving axial loads of up to 30 grams.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.