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How 1 U.S. Factory Owner Fought Cheap Imports

August 19, 2014 5:02 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Much of U.S. manufacturing has been decimated in the past decade by less expensive imports from China, but it didn't necessarily have to be that way, according to a compelling new book by journalist Beth Macy ...      


Güdel Introduces Overhead Tracks for Robots

August 19, 2014 5:00 pm | by Güdel | Product Releases | Comments

Güdel has announced Trackmotion TMO – the latest generation in overhead robot tracks. TMO innovations include higher performance and reliability, configurable and scalable designs and reduced lead times. Güdel is the only track ...


Advancing Subaru Hybrid Vehicle Testing Through Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation

August 19, 2014 4:53 pm | by Mr. Tomohiro Morita, Senior Engineer, HEV Design Department, Subaru Engineering Division, FUJI Heavy Industries | National Instruments Corp. | Articles | Comments

Using automated testing to develop a new verification system that satisfies the control quality level required for the motor electronic control unit in Subaru’s first production model hybrid vehicle, Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid, and ...  


92 mW Direct Conversion I/Q Modulator

August 19, 2014 4:31 pm | by Linear Technology | Linear Technology Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology has announced a low power I/Q modulator that enables battery-powered transmitters operating in the 30 MHz to 1.3 GHz frequency bands, breaking new ground in power consumption, sideband suppression, carrier leakage ...


GradConn Launches Test Probe Cable Assemblies

August 19, 2014 3:50 pm | by GradConn | Product Releases | Comments

GradConn has announced a new range of low cost co-axial test probe cable assemblies for the inspection of high frequency circuits. Suitable for testing Hirose MS-156 and Murata MM8030 sub miniature coaxial switch connectors ...


“Build Your Own” Caster Configurator 2.0 Released

August 19, 2014 1:34 pm | by Caster Concepts Custom Configurator | News | Comments

The Caster Concepts Custom Configurator has been a popular tool for engineers and CAD designers who need to be absolutely certain that they have the optimal caster for their application. Based upon feedback from the clients who have used this powerful ...


Senasys Acquires PresAir

August 19, 2014 1:24 pm | by Senasys | News | Comments

Senasys, a Wisconsin manufacturer based in Altoona, Wis. acquired the switch control manufacturer, PresAir, on July 1st, 2014. Founder, Steve Dye, seeks to incorporate the PresAir line to their product mix to provide a greater range of ...


Marine Life Inspires New Camouflage Systems

August 19, 2014 12:58 pm | by University of Houston | News | Comments

It could be a fun party trick – put your cell phone down on a table and watch it fade into the woodwork – or part of a lifesaving technology used by industry or the military. Researchers have developed a technology that allows a material to ...


Engineers Take Large Step Toward Optical Computing

August 19, 2014 11:45 am | by University of Alberta | News | Comments

The invention of fibre optics revolutionized the way we share information, allowing us to transmit data at volumes and speeds we'd only previously dreamed of. Now, electrical engineering researchers at the University of Alberta in ...  


University of Michigan Wins American Solar Challenge

August 19, 2014 11:28 am | by Siemens | News | Comments

The University of Michigan crossed the finish line in Minneapolis to win their eighth national championship in the 2014 American Solar Challenge. The team, which switched to Siemens PLM software technology in 2013 as their primary tool for ...


Perception Is Reality: IoT's Security Problem

August 19, 2014 11:19 am | by Alex Frommeyer, Founder/CEO Beam Technologies, Founder/CEO Uproar Labs | Blogs | Comments

The hype machine for the internet of things projects to reach its fever pitch by the end of this year or in 2015, as we continue to see a rush of hardware hackers, IoT startups, and, increasingly, even large tech companies flexing their muscles with ...


HTC Makes Windows Version of Flagship One Phone

August 19, 2014 11:18 am | by HTC | News | Comments

HTC will start making a version of its flagship HTC One phone with Microsoft's Windows software inside. HTC says it developed the new model at the request of Microsoft, which has been trying to boost its Windows Phone system. The company will ...


Tier1 Launches Private Oracle Cloud

August 19, 2014 11:13 am | by Tier1 | News | Comments

Tier1 announced the availability of the Tier1 Private Oracle Cloud, the most optimized and protected computing environment for Oracle Applications and databases. Leveraging Oracle's Virtual Compute Appliance (VCA) technology, the only ...


908 Devices Announces Significant Milestones

August 19, 2014 10:53 am | by 908 Devices | News | Comments

908 Devices, a pioneer of purpose-built analytical devices for chemical analysis, today announced a number of significant milestones since the introduction of its flagship product, M908, the world’s first and only handheld tool utilizing ...


Nutanix Showcases Web-Scale Converged Infrastructure

August 19, 2014 10:46 am | by Nutanix | News | Comments

Ahead of VMworld 2014, Nutanix, the web-scale converged infrastructure company, announced that it will be showcasing a new hyper-converged platform, the NX-8150, at a San Francisco event. In addition, the company is launching ...   



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