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TI’s Out-of-the-Box Motor Control Solution

April 26, 2011 7:38 am | by Texas Instruments Incorporated | Texas Instruments, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) ( NYSE:TXN ) has introduced a complete motor control evaluation kit for spinning brushless DC (BLDC) and permanent magnet synchronous (PMSM) motors.

TE Connectivity CoolSplice Connectors for Lighting Apps

April 26, 2011 7:25 am | by TE Connectivity | Product Releases | Comments

TE Connectivity (TE) launches its new family of CoolSplice connectors for LED lighting applications.

Omega’s Wireless Process Transmitter(2)

April 26, 2011 7:16 am | by Omega | Omega Engineering, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Omega’s new wireless process transmitter for sensors with voltage or current output converts process signal to wireless up to 120 m (400’).


The Future Pharmacist

April 26, 2011 7:05 am | by CNN | Videos | Comments

In robotic pharmacies, machines pick and package medicines for patients, allowing pharmacists to spend more time with patients and eliminating human error.

Skye Petroleum, Inc. Provides Introduction and Company Overview

April 26, 2011 6:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments () —Skye Petroleum, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SKPO) (the "company" or "Skye") is a publicly traded corporation, listed on the "OTC Pink Current Information" tier of the OTC Markets Group Inc. quotation venue, under the trading symbol SKPO.Skye owns a proprietary chemical...

SCE & G to donate to renewable energy program

April 26, 2011 6:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

South Carolina's largest investor-owned utility says it will donate $1 for every Facebook "like" that the Palmetto Clean Energy organization gets through the end of the month.South Carolina Electric & Gas Co., a subsidiary of Scana Corp., said in a news release Monday that it will contribute up...

New Polyester Blend for High Gloss Large Parts

April 26, 2011 6:48 am | by Miguel Cruz, Field Technical Service Engineer, Ticona Engineering Polymers | Ticona | Articles | Comments

Manufacturers can now use gas-assisted injection molding to produce cost-effective, large aesthetic parts, thanks to a new polyester blend resin that achieves the desired appearance right out of the mold.

Photos of the Day: Modeling Mummies to Solve Crimes

April 26, 2011 6:48 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A hospital's CT scans helped doctors create a full-size, 3D model of a mummy's skull — thanks to the latest technology and the sharp detail obtained by cranking up the power on the scanner to levels unsafe for living patients.


CT Scans of Egyptian Mummy Help Solve Crimes

April 26, 2011 6:39 am | by Wilson Ring, Associated Press | News | Comments

A childhood fascination with archaeology and a chance encounter with a 2,700-year-old Egyptian mummy are helping Vermont doctors and law enforcement officials solve the unexplained deaths of young children.

CERN Plays Down Claims of God Particle Discovery

April 26, 2011 6:33 am | by AP | News | Comments

GENEVA (AP) — Officials at the world's biggest particle physics lab are playing down claims of a major discovery after a leaked internal memo sparked excitement among science enthusiasts that the elusive Higgs-boson 'God particle' has been found.

Woman Shows Off Newly Transplanted Hand

April 26, 2011 6:32 am | by Alicia Chang, AP Science Writer | News | Comments

For the first time in five years, Emily Fennell has two hands. The 26-year-old single mother, who lost her right hand in a car accident, showed off her newly donated hand Tuesday while flanked by a team of transplant doctors.

Memoir Highlights Long-Term Health Care Challenges

April 26, 2011 6:25 am | by Jerry Harkavy, for The Associated Press | News | Comments

In "A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parents —and Ourselves" journalist Jane Gross recounts her experiences shepherding her mother through the intricacies and indignities of long-term care.

Fertile Soil for Innovation

April 26, 2011 6:12 am | by Monica Krake, Principal and Communications Director, The Social Agency | Articles | Comments

Innovate faster and better. That’s the grandimperative so many companies face in today’s global, ever-changing market. But innovation doesn’t just happen and good design doesn’t jump out of thin air. Great ideas and products spring from specific types of environments that foster the innovation process.

Photos of the Day: Google Builds Tinkerer's Paradise

April 26, 2011 6:08 am | by AP | News | Comments

Amid all the free food and other goodies that come with a job at Google, there’s one benefit that a lot of employees don’t even know about: a cluster of high-tech workshops tucked into an isolated corner of the company’s sprawling headquarters.


Capacitive Sensing that Works in Sleep

April 26, 2011 5:55 am | by Microchip Technology | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology has expanded its low pin-count 16-bit eXtreme Low Power PIC MCUs by adding intelligent mTouch capacitive sensing.


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