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posted in May 2012

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Legislation introduced to reject government control of open Internet
5/31/2012   Post a comment
A resolution rejecting the proposed international takeover of the Internet, was introduced today.
4-channel, 16-bit, 125-MSPS A/D converter for lowest power and package size
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5/31/2012   Post a comment
Analog Devices has a new 4-channel high-speed A/D converter in its data converter portfolio.
Multiprotocol router for 3G connectivity to ZigBee, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth sensors
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5/31/2012   Post a comment
A multiprotocol router by Libelium, the Meshlium Xtreme, enables the connection of any sensor or actuator to the cloud via high-speed 3G networks
OmniVision ultra-compact camera module for low-light performance
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5/31/2012   Post a comment
OmniVision unveiled the latest addition to OmniVision’s CameraCubeChip family of ultra-compact camera modules--the OVM7675.
Industrial RJ45 module features robust design and rapid assembly
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5/30/2012   1 comment
A new modular plug for industrial Ethernet applications reduces assembly time and minimizes connector replacement costs while providing highly reliable connections.
NLT and Renesas expand wide-aspect ratio display
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5/30/2012   1 comment
NLT Technologies and Renesas Electronics America unveiled two new color thin film transistor (TFT) LCD modules, expanding its industrial wide aspect ratio display modules.
Hand-gesture recognition ‘sees’ position, shape and motion via camera-recorded image
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5/30/2012   1 comment
OMRON Corporation developed a new hand gesture recognition technology capable of simultaneously recognizing the position, shape, and motion of a person's hand or finger by referencing a camera-recorded image.
InvenSense proprietary MEMS fab process offers limited licensing
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5/30/2012   Post a comment
The InvenSense NF-Shuttle offering is a silicon CMOS-MEMS platform where mask costs are split between multiple users—they can purchase ‘seats’ on the same mask.
Plessey launches EPIC sensor for automotive detections applications
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5/22/2012   Post a comment
Car manufacturers have been taking note of Plessey’s EPIC sensor technology for low cost, reliable detection systems.
Eltek and SENS form alliance for industrial control collaboration
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5/16/2012   Post a comment
Eltek and SENS announced a new strategic alliance
Something smells
The Engineering Life - Around the Web  
5/16/2012   Post a comment
Is this cool, or what? As you know, sensors are increasingly taking over our five senses in an ever-growing number of applications.
Industrial control systems—Thwarting attacks
5/16/2012   Post a comment
The Department of Homeland Security put feelers out to other governments in the hope of bolstering the safety of industrial control systems (ICS) and created a venue to brainstorm solutions.
The Prague Astronomical Clock – A testimony to timeless quality
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5/10/2012   Post a comment
Last Sunday at noon I had the good fortune of being in Prague at the Old Town Hall, site of the Prague Astronomical Clock.
High-accuracy temperature sensor for low voltage systems
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5/9/2012   Post a comment
The LTC2995 combines the functionality of a temperature monitor and dual voltage monitor in a space-saving micropower solution.
Computer-on-module shortens machine vision time to market
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5/9/2012   Post a comment
VIA Technologies unveiled the VIA COMe-8x91modular solution that delivers short time-to-market, application-specific customization, high stability and long life cycles, and simplified development.
On a shoestring? STM32 FO MCU targets budget apps
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5/9/2012   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics has started volume production of its 32-bit STM32 F0 MCU series launched in February 2012, designed to bridge the gap to high-end features in 8- and 16-bit applications.
Open source robotics foundation formed
5/9/2012   1 comment
Willow Garage, a robotics research lab and technology incubator, announced the formation of The Open Source Robotics Foundation
Low-power accelerometer senses shock up to 400g in 3D
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5/2/2012   Post a comment
The industry’s first 3-axis high-g accelerometers with ultra-low current consumption optimized for battery-operated applications are ready to hit the shelf. The
ADI unveils converters for performance and small package advantage
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5/2/2012   Post a comment
Analog Devices introduced a series of quad 16-, 14- and 12-bit D/A converters in space-saving 16-lead surface-mount LFCSP or leaded TSSOP packages.
Move over Dick Tracy
5/2/2012   Post a comment
Alas, most of you are too young to remember. Before iPads, PCs, and when Apples were only fruit, there was a cartoon series, Dick Tracy.
IXYS introduces highest power density bipolar TO240 module
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5/2/2012   1 comment
IXYS Corporation announced the highest power density bipolar module in the industry standard TO240 outline
CS Series LED linear luminaire cuts energy consumption 40-50%
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5/2/2012   Post a comment
Cree unveiled a high-efficacy suspended linear luminaire that uses 40-50% less energy

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