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Doctors Say Fitness Trackers, Health Apps Can Boost Care

February 20, 2015 2:23 pm | by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

That phone app keeping track of your exercise and meals might keep you out of the hospital one day. Why give your doctors permission to incorporate data from fitness trackers and health apps into electronic patient records? ...

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SpectroBAY® NIR Analysis Technology

February 20, 2015 12:35 pm | by KROHNE, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

KROHNE, Inc. announces its new SpectroBAY® process near-infrared (NIR) spectrometer system for efficient process control in the chemical industry. Improving chemical plant reliability and profitability through automated control, the SpectroBAY system is ideal for a range of applications, including fluids, gases, and suspensions in conjunction with optical sensors. Chemical plants...

Is DC Power the Way of the Future?

February 20, 2015 11:25 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The war of the currents still rages … politely, as ECN gathered panelists earlier this month to talk about AC vs. DC, Tesla vs. Edison, data centers, and the future of power engineering on Engineering Live ...

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Wireless Minute: Motion Gaming with Force & Resistance

February 20, 2015 10:18 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

Today on Wireless Minute, gaming has come a long way since the Atari, and Realm is determined to set the bar even higher with its new system that measures energy expenditure whilst using resistance ...       

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New Approach for Making High-Quality Fiber-Based Electronics

February 20, 2015 10:09 am | by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office | News | Comments

Scientists have known how to draw thin fibers from bulk materials for decades. But a new approach to that old method, developed by researchers at MIT, could lead to a whole new way of making high-quality fiber-based electronic devices ...

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Photos of the Day: Fibers Made By Transforming Materials

February 20, 2015 10:09 am | by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office | News | Comments

fibers created through this method can have a composition that’s completely different from that of the starting materials — an advance that lead researcher Yoel Fink refers to as a kind of “alchemy,” turning inexpensive and abundant materials into high-value ones.

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Therm-O-Flow Bulk Hot Melt System

February 19, 2015 5:25 pm | by Graco Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Graco Advanced Fluid Dispense (AFD), a world leader in fluid handling products and systems, announces the Therm-O-Flow® Bulk Hot Melt System, an ideal fit for moisture block coating applications in the cable industry. With material throughput capability 200 percent greater than the leading competitor, Therm-O-Flow systems have been designed ...

New NIST Tools Boost Wireless Channel Frequencies and Capacity

February 19, 2015 5:21 pm | by Laura Ost, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) | News | Comments

To help solve the wireless crowding conundrum and support the next generation of mobile technology--5G cellular--researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are developing measurement tools for channels that are new for mobile communications ...              

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Company Sues Apple over Poached Battery Engineers

February 19, 2015 5:09 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Battery maker A123 Systems is suing Apple, claiming it aggressively poached some key staff members in violation of their nondisclosure and noncompete agreements when they left A123 ...              

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Simplifying Radio Design Using a Wideband IF Receiver Subsytem IC

February 19, 2015 4:38 pm | by Analog Devices | Events

This webcast will demonstrate how designers of high-performance communication equipment can reduce the complexity of their receiver designs while simultaneously achieving frequency planning flexibility and industry-leading instantaneous dynamic range (NF as low as 13 dB with IIP3 up to 36 dBm) ...       

Cortical Modem Implant Promises Cyborg Vision

February 19, 2015 3:59 pm | by Meaghan Ziemba, Editor, @MZiembaWDD | Blogs | Comments

DARPA is taking wearable technology to the next level with its recent cortical modem concept. This tiny implant plugs into users’ DNA and visual cortex to help cure vision loss by exhibiting a heads-up display in front of their eyes ...

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Capture and Stream Whiteboard Notes Using the Equil Smartmarker

February 19, 2015 2:18 pm | by Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief | @JMooneyWDD | Blogs | Comments

Picture this: you're in a meeting or lecture listening. JUST listening. No notebook or pen to take notes, no phone to take a picture of what the speaker or teacher is jotting down on the whiteboard. But how on earth will you ever remember everything, the key points, the ... 

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RFMW and API Technologies Announce Worldwide Distribution Agreement

February 19, 2015 12:44 pm | by RFMW | News | Comments

RFMW Ltd. and API Technologies have announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective February 1, 2015. API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) ("API") is a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave ...                             

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The W.I.N.D. House Can Be Controlled By Your Smartphone

February 19, 2015 10:58 am | by Jon Dipierro, Multimedia Production Specialist | Videos | Comments

The W.I.N.D. House, by Dutch firm UNStudio, can be completely controlled from inside the house or remotely by a smartphone, and sports sustainable technology that reduces its dependence on the grid. Work on the W.I.N.D. House began in 2008 and the project ... 

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NIST Tools to Help Boost Wireless Channel Frequencies and Capacity

February 19, 2015 10:13 am | by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) | News | Comments

Smartphones and tablets are everywhere, which is great for communications but a growing burden on wireless channels. Forecasted huge increases in mobile data traffic call for exponentially more channel capacity. Boosting bandwidth and capacity could speed ... 

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