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Samsung to Launch New Phone in China Before Apple

September 23, 2014 10:37 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Samsung Electronics Co. says its latest Galaxy Note 4 smartphone will go on sale in China and South Korea on Friday. Samsung's announcement Wednesday marks the first time the Korean company has released a flagship smartphone in ...  


Big New iPhone Brings Apple More Profit

September 23, 2014 6:35 pm | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple's largest iPhone is selling for $100 more than its other new model, but an outside research firm estimated Tuesday that it costs Apple only $15.50 more to make the more expensive version. Apple said it sold more than 10 million of ...


One Step Closer to 'Bendy' LEDs

September 23, 2014 5:08 pm | by American Institute of Physics (AIP) | News | Comments

"Bendy" light-emitting diode (LED) displays and solar cells crafted with inorganic compound semiconductor micro-rods are moving one step closer to reality, thanks to graphene and the work of a team of researchers in Korea ...   


Discovery Spurs Development of Novel Oxide Electronic Devices

September 23, 2014 5:00 pm | by Oak Ridge National Laboratory | News | Comments

Complex oxides have long tantalized the materials science community for their promise in next-generation energy and information technologies. Complex oxide crystals combine oxygen atoms with assorted metals to produce unusual ...   


Human Machine Interfaces in 4 Sizes

September 23, 2014 4:38 pm | by PD&D Staff | Carlo Gavazzi Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Carlo Gavazzi has announced the launch of their CGHMI Series of HMIs available in 4 different sizes, and constructed in one of up to three different housing bezels: economical plastic, durable aluminum, or rugged, wash down ...


Cadillac to Ditch Detroit for Trendy NYC Address

September 23, 2014 4:37 pm | by Dee-ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Cadillac wants a jolt from the city that never sleeps. General Motors' 112-year-old luxury car division, founded in Detroit and named for the city's founder, is moving its headquarters to New York. Cadillac, which has been steadily losing sales to ...


Front Panel Graphic Displays with Windows

September 23, 2014 4:06 pm | by PD&D Staff | Nameplates For Industry, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Custom fabricated front panel graphic overlays for LEDs, LCDs, and vacuum fluorescent displays which are made from a process that starts with a hard-coat clear material to provide clear, distortion-free windows have been ...

Position Monitoring System with Electric Analog Sensor

September 23, 2014 3:44 pm | by PD&D Staff | Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. | Product Releases | Comments

Advanced Machine & Engineering has introduced the OTT-JAKOB Position Monitoring System with the Electronic Analog Sensor, which allows users to monitor their drawbar for performance and wear. An electronic analog sensor detects the ...


Wearable Tech & IoT Workshop

September 23, 2014 1:39 pm | by Gizworld | Events

Gizworld, in association with Founders Space, would like to invite you to a 2 day Wearable Tech and IoT hardware workshop taking place in San Francisco on October 2-3, 2014 to meet Pebble, and experts in MVP/prototyping, fundraising ...


Inrad Optics Receives Contract for Stilbene Production for Fast Neutron Detection

September 23, 2014 1:33 pm | by Inrad Optics | News | Comments

Inrad Optics announced that it has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase III contract from the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) of the US Department of Homeland Security to support continued ...  


Society of Women Engineers Awards More Than $3M to Date

September 23, 2014 1:18 pm | by Society of Women Engineers | News | Comments

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is proud to encourage more women to pursue rewarding careers in engineering through a host of scholarship opportunities. With a single application, traditional and returning engineering students can make ...


Artificial Intelligence That Imitates Kids

September 23, 2014 12:29 pm | by University of Gothenburg | News | Comments

The computer programs used in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) are highly specialized. They can for example fly airplanes, play chess or assemble cars in controlled industrial environments. However, a research team from ...  


Future Flexible Electronics Based on Carbon Nanotubes

September 23, 2014 12:22 pm | by American Institute of Physics | News | Comments

Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin and Northwestern University have demonstrated a new method to improve the reliability and performance of transistors and circuits based on carbon nanotubes (CNT), a semiconductor ...  


Superfast Computers That Don't Overheat

September 23, 2014 11:04 am | by University of Utah | News | Comments

University of Utah engineers discovered a way to create a special material - a metal layer on top of a silicon semiconductor - that could lead to cost-effective, superfast computers that perform lightning-fast calculations but don't ...  


LEGO-Like Components Simplify Building 3D 'Labs-on-a-Chip'

September 23, 2014 10:57 am | by University of Southern California | News | Comments

Thanks to new LEGO-like components developed by researchers at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, it is now possible to build a 3D microfluidic system quickly and cheaply by simply snapping together small modules by hand. Microfluidic systems ...



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