Sealed micro switches Product News 7/22/2008 Post a comment The new sealed micro switches series MP64 extend the wide product range of Greatecs. These micro switches offered in numerous varieties are now available in protection class IP67.
Robots vs. Man (and other Robots) Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 7/8/2008 Post a comment Three recent events pitted robots and AI against humans, and other robots. While humans didn't fare so well, all of these events bode well for future advances in automation and control.
Robots: becomes science fiction reality? Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 7/3/2008 Post a comment Nowadays relatively simple robots are working in the factory e.g. welding cars. But the trends in robotics show that sience fiction could became reality in the remote future.
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.