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HotSpot: IMS2014 Top Ten

June 23, 2014 10:57 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

At this year’s IMS2014 event in Tampa Bay, FL, Wireless Design and Development saw a lot of cool and innovative new products, and we’re excited to provide you with our Top Ten list from the show...           

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Miniature CQ4 Capacitive Sensor from SICK

June 23, 2014 10:32 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

SICK has announced the launch of the CQ4 capacitive proximity sensor for detecting and monitoring a wide range of objects and materials. The CQ4 is ideal for high-speed object detection through non-metallic surfaces in the electronic and solar, food and beverage, and machine building industries...

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Photos of the Day: BRITE-Constellation Nanosatellites Explore the Universe

June 23, 2014 10:30 am | by University of Montreal | News | Comments

Two nanosatellites were launched from Yasny, Russia by Anthony Moffat, of the University of Montreal and the Centre for Research in Astrophysics of Quebec, and the Canadian research and technology team he leads. Costing a fraction of conventional space telescopes...

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Ultraview Announces Dual Channel 0.05 - 800 MHz PCIe Direct Digital Synthesizer

June 23, 2014 10:19 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Ultraview Corporation, a maker of high speed data acquisition and frequency synthesis boards, announces a Dual DDS PCIe board with rapid profile switching for demanding uses in communications, RADAR, medical imaging, spectroscopy, RF/Microwave testing, and other critical applications...

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2 Low-Cost, Car Battery-Sized Space Telescopes Launched

June 23, 2014 10:17 am | by University of Montreal | News | Comments

Two nanosatellites were launched from Yasny, Russia by Anthony Moffat, of the University of Montreal and the Centre for Research in Astrophysics of Quebec, and the Canadian research and technology team he leads. Costing a fraction of conventional space telescopes...

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New 650 V Normally-Off GaN Transistor Family Announced by GaN Systems

June 23, 2014 9:43 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

GaN Systems Inc. has announced five new normally-off 650 V GaN transistors optimised for high speed system design...

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GaN Systems Launches Five New Normally-Off 100 V GaN Transistors

June 23, 2014 9:27 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

GaN Systems has announced a family of normally-off 100 V GaN transistors that spans 20-80 A with very low on resistance...

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The Sweetest Calculator in the World

June 22, 2014 9:57 pm | by Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena | News | Comments

In a chemistry lab at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena: Prof. Dr. Alexander Schiller works at a rectangular plastic board with 384 small wells. The chemist carefully pipets some drops of sugar solution into a row of the tiny reaction vessels. As soon as the fluid has mixed with the contents of the vessels...  

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Controllable Optical Steady Behavior Obtainable from Nonradiation Coherence

June 22, 2014 9:40 pm | by World Scientific | News | Comments

A new proposed scheme, by Wen-Xing Yang, from the Department of Physics, Southeast University, China, and colleagues, analyzed in detail the optical steady behavior in GaAs quantum well structure driven by an elliptically polarized field in a unidirectional ring cavity...

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U.S. Gov't Moves to Ban Drones in 400 National Parks

June 22, 2014 9:28 pm | by Joan Lowy, Associated Press | News | Comments

The U.S. National Park Service is taking steps to ban drones from 84 million acres (34 million hectares) of public lands and waterways, saying the unmanned aircraft annoy visitors, harass wildlife and threaten safety. Jonathan Jarvis, the park service's director...

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Report Says Apple Smartwatch to Come This Fall

June 22, 2014 9:22 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple is likely to launch a computerized wristwatch this fall that includes more than 10 sensors to take health measurements and other data, according to a published report. The Wall Street Journal also said Friday that Apple Inc. is planning multiple screen...

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Review: Warming up to Tablets with Keyboard Covers

June 22, 2014 9:19 pm | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

It took some travels across the country for me to appreciate a tablet with a keyboard cover. I've long asked, "Why not just get a laptop?" I didn't see any benefits in turning a tablet into something it is not. The device I warmed up to isn't Microsoft's Surface tablet...

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Tech Tips: Facebook Ads, Tracking, and You

June 22, 2014 9:13 pm | by Barbara Ortutaty, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

If you use Facebook, the specific ads you see have been based mostly on what you do on Facebook — your profile information, status updates, likes and interests. That's changing. The company says it will soon give advertisers more options to tailor ads...

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5 Things to Know about Electric Motorcycles

June 22, 2014 9:05 pm | by M.L. Johnson, Associated Press | News | Comments

The new electric motorcycle unveiled this week by Harley-Davidson is a sleek, futuristic bike with powerful acceleration and the hum of a jet airplane taking off. The public will get its first look at handmade demonstration models of the new LiveWire...

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Crime Data Show iPhone 'Kill Switch' Cuts Thefts

June 22, 2014 9:00 pm | by Michael Virtanen, Associated Press | News | Comments

New crime data show Apple's addition of a "kill switch" to its iPhones last September has sharply reduced robberies and thefts, authorities said Thursday. The report by state attorneys general, prosecutors, police and other officials from a year-old initiative called...

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