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  NEWS  
  Photos of the Day: 3D Printing Antique Instrument Parts  
  ARTICLE  
  Silence is a Virtue  
  NEWS  
  Promises of Easier Nuclear Construction Fall Short  
  NEWS  
  U.S. Companies Increasingly Fish for Growth Overseas  
  NEWS  
  Professors Object to FAA Restrictions on Drone Use  
  NEWS  
  Science on the Job: Teachers Learn from Tech Firms  

Ayla Design Kit with Murata Wi-Fi. Only at Mouser.

New Murata Ayla Design Kit features a Type YDD Wi-Fi Connectivity Module and provides developers a fast path to easily connect their projects to Ayla’s cloud service for IoT applications.


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Obama Sending Dirty Coal Abroad

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With the country moving to cleaner natural gas, the Obama administration wants to reduce power plant pollution to make good on its promise to the world to cut emissions. Yet the estimated 228,800 tons of carbon dioxide contained in the ...


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Mouser Stocks New Microchip Core Independent Pheripherals.

Taking 8-bit MCU performance and embedded design creativity to new levels, PIC Microcontrollers with Core Independent Peripherals handle tasks with no code or supervision from the CPU to maintain operation.


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NEWS

GM Proposing $37 Million Expansion of Plant

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General Motors Co. is considering a $37 million expansion of a mid-Michigan plant that makes three crossover vehicles. The Detroit automaker is seeking a tax break for work at its Lansing Delta Township assembly plant, which makes the ...


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Nissan Expands Recall Prompted By Faulty Air Bag

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Nissan is recalling more than 226,000 additional vehicles over a defective air bag that has affected much of the global auto industry. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Saturday that Nissan North America Inc. is ... 


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New 36-V Programmable-Gain, Voltage-Output, Bidirectional Zero-Drift Series Current-Shunt Monitor

Texas Instruments
The INA225 is a voltage-output, current-sense amplifier that senses drops across current-sensing resistors at common-mode voltages that can vary from 0 V to 36 V, independent of the supply voltage. The device is a bidirectional, current-shunt monitor that allows an external reference to be used to measure current flowing in both directions across a current-sensing resistor.
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SRK Terminals Blocks

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CONTA-CLIP has extended its SRK range of terminal blocks with a screw connection, adding models with large cross sections. The feed-through terminals are now also available for wire cross sections between ...


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Samsung Postpones Launch of Tizen Smartphone

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Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone in the latest setback to the company's ambition to create a mobile platform to rival Google's Android or Apple's iOS. The South Korean company ...


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3D Printing Helps: Product Innovation, Development, Presentations, and Time to Market

Attend this free webcast and learn how 3D printing can save you time and money. You’ll learn to avoid pitfalls in development to design better products faster.


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Low PIM Cable Assemblies

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Pasternack Enterprises has introduced an all new series of low PIM cable jumpers with formable coax. These new assemblies are designed for low passive intermodulation (PIM) applications including use ...


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Overcome Outsourcing Woes with Design for Six Sigma

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For those of us with a working Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) methodology and program, outsourcing our product line production generates several challenges that can threaten our conviction to continue DFSS. However, a working DFSS ...  


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Engineering Newswire 100: Darth Vader Car Built on a Corvette Chassis

This week on Engineering Newswire, we’re building the world’s largest 3D printer, making eSkin digital tattoos, using your car to track your heart, and turning Darth Vader’s mask into a Corvette.


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Molded Slip Rings

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Morgan Advanced Materials has announced that its engineered slip rings can reduce down time and improve the life of equipment whilst reducing maintenance time and costs. Made with the latest innovations in resin compounds ...


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CT Scans, 3D Printing Unlock Secrets of Antique Instruments

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Dr. Robert Howe, a reproductive endocrinologist in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, says his medical practice showed him how computerized tomography could make precise 3-D images of body parts. As a student of music history, he ...   


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Science on the Job: Teachers Learn from Tech Firms

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A small but growing number of science and math teachers aren't spending the summer at the beach or catching up on books, they're toiling at companies, practicing the principles they teach. As American education focuses on closing the ... 


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Professors Object to FAA Restrictions on Drone Use

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University and college professors are complaining that government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stifle academic research. In a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration on Friday, 30 professors said a clarification the ...


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U.S. Companies Increasingly Fish for Growth Overseas

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Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home. Technology trendsetters Apple Inc., Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Netflix Inc. all mined foreign countries to produce earnings or ...


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Promises of Easier Nuclear Construction Fall Short

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The U.S. nuclear industry has started building its first new plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money. So far, it's not working. Quality and cost problems have cropped up again, raising questions ...


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ARTICLE

Silence is a Virtue

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If it's one thing I hate, it's all that noise, noise, noise, noise (particularly on airplanes; I'm usually fine with Christmas cheer and unseasonable references). To cure that buzz that ails you, Stow, OH-based Audio-Technica U.S. has designed ...


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NEWS

Photos of the Day: 3D Printing Antique Instrument Parts

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Sina Shahbazmohamadi, an engineer and the University of Connecticut's director for advanced 3D imaging, looks at a CT scan at UConn's Depot Campus in Mansfield, Conn., showing a mouthpiece for a 19th-century saxophone built by ...   


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