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Thermal Solution for Test & Burn-In Socket Line

May 4, 2015 11:37 am | by PD&D Staff | Aries Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Aries Electronics has announced its new thermal profiling solution for its test and burn-in socket line of products. The solution incorporates advanced thermal profiling software to develop an application/IC specific thermal analysis for each customer’s requirements. Features include ...

Photos of the Day: Mars Researchers Simulate Missions in Utah Desert

May 4, 2015 10:20 am | by Brady McCombs, Associated Press | News | Comments

This isn’t Mars, but it’s resemblance to the red planet has made it a hot spot for teams of geologists, biologists and engineers from around the world who have been coming for more than a decade to simulate missions to the ...


2015 Top 5 Trends in Enterprise Labeling

May 4, 2015 10:13 am | by Josh Roffman, VP Product Management, Loftware | Articles | Comments

Today, there are a variety of factors impacting supply chain strategy and ultimately labeling processes. Therefore, it’s important to take a close look at what changes are driving today’s trends in labeling, which has become a ...


GM Cuts 2016 Volt Plug-In Hybrid Car Price

May 4, 2015 10:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

General Motors is knocking nearly $1,200 off the price of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid car. The company says the new Volt will start at ...


U.S. Decides Not to Investigate Toyota Unwanted Acceleration

May 4, 2015 9:58 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

The decision is a victory for Toyota, which has been dogged by complaints of unwanted acceleration since 2009. The complaints brought investigations and recalls totaling 10 million vehicles, as well as multiple lawsuits and a ...


The Most Important Adhesives You Should Know (Part 2)

May 4, 2015 9:51 am | by Kevin Balben, Product Specialist, DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC | Blogs | Comments

We are back again this month discussing the most important adhesives you should know about.  Last month we touched on adhesives that cure with a physical reaction including dispersion adhesives, solvent adhesives and ...


Tesla Sells Used Models

May 4, 2015 9:50 am | by Megan Crouse Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

If you want to buy a Tesla Model S but are looking for a (slightly) lower price point, the new online marketplace opened by Tesla Motors as a hub for used cars might be a good spot to look ...

Apple Watch Users Report Tattoo Problems

May 4, 2015 9:41 am | by Brandon Bailey & Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writers | News | Comments

It's an annoying problem for the unlucky few: the Apple Watch's heart rate monitor and even some other features might not work if you have a tattoo on your wrist. Inked and irked Apple fans have dubbed the issue ...


Summer Camps Create Cybersecurity Experts

May 4, 2015 9:38 am | by Wilson Ring, Associated Press | News | Comments

At Vermont's Norwich University, 20 high school students will build computers they'll be able to take home. At Dakota State University in South Dakota, about 200 students will learn about programming. In Southern California ...


Pilot to Fly Solar Plane Across Pacific for 5 Days, 5 Nights

May 4, 2015 9:34 am | by Louise Watt, Associated Press | News | Comments

A pilot said Sunday that he is anxious but excited about flying a solar plane solo from China to Hawaii on the longest leg of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel. André Borschberg, 62, is due to fly over ...


Google Embeds Engineers as Professors

May 4, 2015 9:31 am | by Martha Mendoza, AP National Writer | News | Comments

In ongoing efforts to diversify Silicon Valley's tech sector, Google is embedding engineers at a handful of Historically Black Colleges and Universities where they teach, mentor and advise on curriculum. Today 35 percent of ...


SpaceX Mile-High Escape Test Will Feature 'Buster' the Dummy

May 4, 2015 9:24 am | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

SpaceX is just days away from shooting up a crew capsule to test a launch escape system designed to save astronauts' lives. Buster, the dummy, is already strapped in for Wednesday's nearly mile-high ride ...


NASA 'Warp Drive' One Step Closer

May 4, 2015 8:49 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

On April 29, NASA quietly posted an announcement: The ‘impossible’ EM Drive tested last year at the Johnson Space Center has successfully converted electricity to thrust without the need to expel any propellant ...


Wearbles Could Help to Get Cows Pregnant

May 1, 2015 5:30 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

This round up explores wearables, including a possible use for the devices on farms ...

Competition Continues as Pro Poker Players Take on Artificial Intelligence Program

May 1, 2015 4:36 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

Apparently Artificial Intelligence does make for a good poker face ...



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