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Cirrus Logic Completes Acquisition of Wolfson Microelectronics

August 25, 2014 2:39 pm | by Cirrus Logic | News | Comments

Cirrus Logic has announced that it completed its acquisition of Wolfson Microelectronics. Cirrus Logic believes that the acquisition will strengthen its position as a market leader with a highly differentiated global customer base and end-to-end ...


EVT Road Show Chicago/Lombard - Machine Vision Seminar

August 25, 2014 2:24 pm | by FSI Technologies | Events

EyeVision is the one software for your vision application. EyeVision software: 1) offers Drag-and-Drop Programming and a graphical user interface (GUI), 2) supports all hardware platform: vision sensors, smart cameras, embedded & PC systems with ...


Global Marketer Relies on International Space Station for Product Design Investigation

August 25, 2014 1:43 pm | by NASA/Johnson Space Center | News | Comments

One global marketer took to space to find a way to be leaner and greener back on Earth. For Procter & Gamble (P&G), product innovation and improvement relied on use of the International Space Station (ISS) as a science platform for the ... 


NSF Awards $1.2M Grant to Develop Cloud-Computing Tools

August 25, 2014 1:27 pm | by Rice University | News | Comments

Cloud computing is at the core of a new grant to Rice University computer scientist Christopher Jermaine, who plans to develop tools that will allow research and industry to make better use of massive data sets without having to rely on ...    


High-Tech Startup Named to Alchemist Accelerator Program

August 25, 2014 1:09 pm | by Purdue University | News | Comments

SensorHound Innovations, a high-tech startup based in the Purdue Research Park, has been chosen to participate in the next class of the Alchemist Accelerator's IoT track beginning Thursday (Aug. 21). The San Francisco-based Alchemist Accelerator's program is ...


World’s Largest Computerized Command, Control Exercise a Success

August 25, 2014 12:58 pm | by Staff Sgt. Cody H. Ramirez, 7th Air Force Public Affairs | News | Comments

Called by many names throughout its 28-year history, Ulchi Freedom Guardian kicked off once again Aug. 18 and continues through Aug. 29. The largest computerized command and control exercise in the world, UFG focuses on increasing the ...


Clear Quality Vision & Values Key to Culture of Quality that Drives Results

August 25, 2014 12:35 pm | by Forbes & ASQ | News | Comments

Clearly stated quality vision and values, and unequivocal leadership are key components to a successful culture of quality that can help organizations drive results, according to new research from ASQ and Forbes Insights. But only about 60% of all ...


Get Ready for the Thermal Selfie

August 25, 2014 12:18 pm | by Peter Svensson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Tired of the selfie? Get ready for the "thermie," or as I like to call it, the "hottie." That's when you take a picture of the heat emanating from your body, using an infrared camera that attaches to the back of your iPhone. It sounds unlikely, but it's ...


Renault's CAVE Raises the Bar for Virtual Reality Design

August 25, 2014 11:57 am | by Mechdyne | News | Comments

Virtual Reality (VR) technology first appeared on the virtual horizon several decades ago, but it's safe to say that the past few years have seen a quantum leap in its evolution. With ever-increasing processing power and ultra-high resolution display ...


3D Systems' Digital Thread Enhances U.S. Marine Corps Toolkit

August 25, 2014 11:29 am | by 3D Systems | News | Comments

3D Systems has announced its role in the US Marine Corps Expeditionary Logistics Wargame VIII (ExLog). This annual event enables top Marine Corps planners to incorporate new technologies to enhance the Corps' logistics and supply chain response ...


'Robo Brain' Will Teach Robots Everything from the Internet

August 25, 2014 10:57 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

Robo Brain – a large-scale computational system that learns from publicly available Internet resources – is currently downloading and processing about 1 billion images, 120,000 YouTube videos, and 100 million how-to documents and appliance ... 


Mini Satellites Take Wireless Sensor Networks into Space

August 25, 2014 10:48 am | by World Scientific | News | Comments

Engineers at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have successfully piloted the world's first ZigBee-based inter-satellite communication system.The team at the Satellite Research Centre launched the VELOX-I, which consists of a ...  


CMOS-Compatible Aluminum Used for On-Chip Color Detection

August 25, 2014 10:38 am | by Rice University | News | Comments

Rice University researchers have created a CMOS-compatible, biomimetic color photodetector that directly responds to red, green and blue light in much the same way the human eye does.The new device was created by researchers at Rice's Laboratory for ...


Marine Firm Enhances Safety, Reliability of Its Products Using PLM Software Solutions

August 25, 2014 10:36 am | by Siemens | Siemens Plm Software | Articles | Comments

In 2011, the first bulk cargo carrier measuring 260 meters in length and 43 meters in width docked at the PaxOcean shipyard in Zhoushan, marking the opening of operations at that location. Since then, the company has received orders to ...


Photos of the Day: The Life of the USS Saratoga, from 1956 to 2014

August 25, 2014 10:28 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Saratoga — named for the decisive battle of the American Revolution fought in upstate New York — was commissioned in 1956 and completed 22 deployments before it was decommissioned in 1994. It was off the coast of Cuba during the ...



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