Action Prototype is now offering Micro SLA. With 2000 layers per inch in the Z and 39 micron dot resolution in the X and Y the new Pico SLA machine is the highest resolution 3D printer in the industry. Such fine resolution you would think the parts where injection molded. Perfect for Medical Dental, consumer electronics, and Jewelery.
Merck & Co. said Thursday that it's getting a new director of research and development, Dr. Roger M. Perlmutter, a former research executive at Merck and at Amgen Inc. Merck, the world's third-biggest drugmaker by revenue, said Perlmutter will begin running Merck Research Laboratories on...
Following the successful launch of the first Freescale Semiconductor Freedom development hardware for the Kinetis family last year, element14 is pleased to announce the global availability of a new board for evaluating Kinetis KL05Z MCUs (FRDM-KL05Z). The new platform is available to North American customers at Newark element14’s Dev Kit HQ.
Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723) has developed and will start supply of a multi-format video codec hardware IP product that supports low-delay processing for automotive information terminals that support High Definition Television (HDTV), mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets, and industrial equipment.
Facebook has redesigned its social network to address complaints that the News Feed on its website has turned into a jumble of monotonous musings and random photos. In an attempt to breathe new life into Facebook's News Feed, the company will introduce controls that allow people to sort streams...
Lowe’s recently developed the conceptual design for a line of modular wheelchair ramps and asked Americana if they wanted to compete for the job of completing the design and building the product. Americana did not have the capabilities for the project and engaged FISHER/UNITECH, a SolidWorks reseller, to help the company get started with SolidWorks as quickly as possible.
Firefighters and mechanics tried repeatedly to put out a battery fire aboard a Boeing 787 Dreamliner through smoke so thick they couldn't see the battery, according to documents released Thursday that portray the incident as more serious than previously described. The Jan. 7 fire at Boston's...
The Unleashing Engineering Creativity workshop and book explore powerful creativity stimulation techniques.
Asymmetric Fasteners (Hackettstown, NJ) has introduced a new bolt that works with the standard 60 degree female thread.
The Surveyor is a new thermal imaging camera system from Process Sensors Corporation.
Baldor Electric Company (Fort Smith, AR) has introduced a line of shaft mount right-angle beltless Motorized Torque-Arm reducers in a full range of 7 sizes from 3 to 100 HP with torque ratings of up to 130,000 inch/lbs.
Every year thousands of people in Europe are paralysed by a spinal cord injury. Many are young adults, facing the rest of their lives confined to a wheelchair. Although no medical cure currently exists, in the future they could be able to walk again thanks to a mind-controlled robotic exoskeleton being developed by EU-funded researchers.
Researchers at MIT and the Santa Fe Institute have found that some widely used formulas for predicting how rapidly technology will advance — notably, Moore’s Law and Wright’s Law — offer superior approximations of the pace of technological progress.
Dr. Christopher Williams, Assistant Professor and Director of the DREAMS (Design, Research and Education for Additive Manufacturing Systems) Lab, will discuss how additive manufacturing is being used at Virginia Tech in a webinar titled The Future of Manufacturing and Design with Additive Manufacturing, on March 19th at 2:00 p.m. CST.
Researchers at MIT and the Santa Fe Institute have found that some widely used formulas for predicting how rapidly technology will advance — notably, Moore’s Law and Wright’s Law — offer superior approximations of the pace of technological progress. The new research is the first to directly compare the different approaches in a quantitative way...