Resistor arrays offer 0.1 percent tolerance Product News 4/18/2006 Post a comment Stackpole Electronics has expanded the RAV16-4D series of chip resistor arrays to include 0.5% and 0.1% tolerances, which will drive adoption in precision applications such as instrumentation, avionics, and test equipment.
Maxwell allies with Chinese company on ultracapacitors News & Analysis 4/17/2006 Post a comment Maxwell Technologies Inc. has formed a toll manufacturing alliance with Belton Technology Group, a major Chinese manufacturer of precision components, flex circuits, circuit boards and other products, to produce Maxwell’s Boostcap ultracapacitors and multi-cell modules.
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.