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BB10 Series Through-Beam Sensors

May 8, 2012 6:00 am | by Pepperl+Fuchs | Product Releases | Comments

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces BB10 Series Plug-In Through-Beam Sensors, with quick snap-in installation.

All-Weather Radio Telemetry System

May 8, 2012 5:57 am | by Sherborne Sensors | Product Releases | Comments

Sherborne Sensors (Wyckoff, NJ) has reported increased demand for its Wireless Tilt System (WTS).

Miniature Low Noise Teardrop Accelerometer

May 8, 2012 5:53 am | by Dytran Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

Dytran Instruments (Chatsworth, CA) has introduced the model 3225M39, an ultra miniature teardrop IEPE accelerometer with a sensitivity of 10 mV/g, designed to adhesively mount in spaces typically inaccessible to other types of accelerometers.


WatchESPN comes to Comcast's video customers

May 8, 2012 5:50 am | by RYAN NAKASHIMA - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

WatchESPN, the online and mobile version of Disney's popular sports TV network, was activated Tuesday for most of Comcast's 22 million video subscribers.It's one of the perks being offered to cable subscribers to convince them to keep paying for TV. Getting online or mobile access to shows you...

Photo of the Day: Dancing Droplets Rock Out on Space Station

May 8, 2012 5:45 am | by NASA | News | Comments

A close look at this four-inch polished metal sphere onboard the International Space Station reveals a reflected image of NASA astronaut Don Pettit

E-Series Temperature Control Consoles

May 8, 2012 5:37 am | by Durex Industries | Durex Industries | Product Releases | Comments

Durex Industries (Cary, IL) has announced the release of its E-Series Temperature Control Consoles.

Medium- and Heavy-Duty Ball Bearing Slides

May 8, 2012 5:26 am | by Illinois Lock Company | Product Releases | Comments

Illinois Lock Company (Wheeling, IL) offers a wide range of medium- and heavy-duty ball bearing slides that are suitable for applications ranging from office furniture and cabinets to electronic enclosures

Choke with Magnetically Shielded Design

May 8, 2012 5:17 am | by Renco Electronics | Product Releases | Comments

The latest item in Renco Electronics’ (Rockledge, FL) line of component electronic products is the RL-8054, a shielded radial choke coil with stand-off capability.


Satellite companies battle over acquisition

May 8, 2012 4:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Two companies with private satellites are eyeing each other for acquisition.Longmont-based DigitalGlobe says it has rejected an unsolicited acquisition proposal from GeoEye Inc. but disclosed that it has previously offered to buy its rival.GeoEye, which is based in Herndon, Va., announced...


May 8, 2012 3:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments


Energy Conversion Devices cutting about 300 jobs

May 8, 2012 2:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The solar energy product maker Energy Conversion Devices Inc. says it's cutting about 300 jobs as it cancels an auction of its solar panel unit.The Auburn Hills-based company had planned the auction for Tuesday. It said in a statement Monday that it didn't get an acceptable qualified bid in...

T-Mobile Picks Ericsson, Nokia Siemens for Network

May 7, 2012 9:50 pm | by PETER SVENSSON - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA on Tuesday said that Nokia Siemens Networks and LM Ericsson AB will supply the network equipment for its new wireless broadband network, a project worth $4 billion.T-Mobile is commissioning a "4G LTE" network, the same technology used by Verizon Wireless and AT&T Inc. for their...

Vacuum Robot is Trilingual, Knows Witty Dialect

May 7, 2012 9:50 pm | by YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

It looks just like iRobot's Roomba vacuuming machine, except the new circular roaming vacuum cleaner from Sharp Corp. is trilingual.Cocorobo, which can also send photos taken from your home to your cell phone, says 36 phrases including "Long time no see" and "Hello," in Japanese, English and...

Feds: Pipeline Companies Must Keep Safety Records

May 7, 2012 4:50 pm | by GARANCE BURKE - Associated Press - Associated Press | News | Comments

Energy companies will need to keep up-to-date records to prove they are running the nation's aging pipelines at safe pressures under a new set of guidelines the federal government announced Monday in response to a deadly natural gas explosion in a San Francisco suburb.If pipeline operators...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes Washington, DC Debut

May 7, 2012 3:40 pm | by Boeing | News | Comments

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