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posted in September 2013

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AM335x SDK Delivers Industrial RTC via EtherNet/IP
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9/26/2013   Post a comment
Texas Instruments just added EtherNet/IP to its Sitara AM335x SDK for seamless real-time communications in industrial applications.
Paul Allen Makes Oren Etzioni New AI Chief
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9/18/2013   2 comments
Artificial intelligence expert will head Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence.
Snake Robots Slithering on Mars & the World’s Largest Fire-Breathing Robot Dragon
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9/17/2013   7 comments
Imagine a snake robot slithering on the Martian surface connected to a rover buddy robot. A feasibility study is underway to see if a rover/robot snake combo makes sense. Also, want to see the world’s largest fire-breathing robot dragon? It’s all here.
TI Unveils Inductance-to-Digital Converter
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9/16/2013   3 comments
It's not often that a new technology category is created, but TI has pulled it off by announcing the industry's first inductive-to-digital converter. The possibilities for its use are wide open.
Industrial Espionage: From Dumpster Diving to the NSA
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9/12/2013   6 comments
A far cry from the dumpster diving in Silicon Valley for trade secrets, the Internet has provided opportunities and mechanisms that boggle the mind – and it seems that no major country is immune to attack, or to accusation.
TI’s RS-485 Transceiver Delivers Fast Cross-Wire Immunity
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9/5/2013   Post a comment
TI has an RS-485 transceiver that automatically corrects for reversed connections.
ISA99 Rolls New Industrial Security Standard
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9/5/2013   2 comments
Industrial security is particularly difficult to implement, because there’s a divide between securing processes, machines, etc., and securing IT assets. Now there’s a standard that combines the two and defines key requirements for security.


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