SIP relay saves board space Product News 8/29/2006 Post a comment Coto Technology has developed the 9117 series of vertical SIP reed relays to save board space in automatic test equipment (ATE) applications.
Cooling fans boast 80,000 hour life Product News 8/25/2006 Post a comment Jaro Thermal unveils its first 80,000-hour brushless DC fan using a unique Sony "fluid dynamic bearing" (FDB) technology, which eliminates all mechanical contact within the fan motor bearing. These cooling devices may be used in plasma TVs, servers, power supplies and medical applications.
Survey sees difficult introduction for RoHS News & Analysis 8/23/2006 Post a comment Thanks to all the concerned respondents who contributed to our survey on the way Europe's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive may have been implemented and policed during the first few weeks. And are you not a pessimistic bunch?
Brushless motors: What's not to like? Design How-To 8/8/2006 Post a comment This week, Guest Commentator David Cox of Apex Microtechnology looks at the reasons for the increasing role of brushless motors in varied applications Bill Schweber, Site Editor, Planet Analog
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.