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Brain-Wave Headset Crowdsourced

January 26, 2015 | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter, @abmdigi | Comments

British company Flexctrl is crowdfunding a headset designed to enable users to control wireless devices with brain activity ...                                        

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Photos of the Day: Crystal Perovskites for New LED Applications

January 30, 2015 9:46 am | by RJ Taylor, University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering | Comments

The materials, called perovskites, are particularly good at absorbing visible light, but had never been thoroughly studied in their purest form: as perfect single crystals ...                       

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SXSW Names Interactive Innovation Award Finalists

January 30, 2015 9:26 am | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter, @abmdigi | Comments

A shark-detecting buoy, 3D printed prosthetic limbs changing lives in Sudan, and a “thinking” music player were among the finalists for the South By Southwest (SXSW) Innovation Awards, to be presented for innovative developments in the Internet of Things, wearables, art, security, and more on March 17 in Austin, Texas ...        

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Keysight Technologies Launches Complimentary Seminar Tours to Help Engineers Master Measurement Techniques

January 29, 2015 3:19 pm | by WDD Staff | Comments

Keysight Technologies has announced an all-new Insight Seminar Series to help engineers hone their test and measurement skills. The series includes two free seminars, one focused on advanced measurement theory and techniques, the other on core benchtop-instrument measurements ...            

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Keysight Technologies'12-bit High-Speed Data Acquisition PCIe Card

January 29, 2015 3:10 pm | by WDD Staff | Comments

Keysight Technologies has announced that the U5303A high-speed data acquisition 12-bit PCIe card, in collaboration with YellowSys, a provider of IP processing firmware and software, is now available with an option dedicated to the optical coherence tomography (OCT) technology ...                           

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TE Connectivity’s Black Zinc Nickel Plating Approved for Adapters

January 29, 2015 3:02 pm | by WDD Staff | Comments

TE Connectivity (TE) announces the approval of new RoHS-compliant black zinc nickel “Z” plating for AS85049 adapters/82 to /90. AS85049 is a military specification for connector accessories designed to work with military connectors like those built to MIL-DTL-38999 ...               

Transphorm and Fujitsu Semiconductor Announce Mass Production of GaN Power Devices

January 29, 2015 2:56 pm | by WDD Staff | Comments

Transphorm, Transphorm Japan, and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited have announced that Fujitsu Semiconductor group’s CMOS-compatible, 150 mm wafer fab in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima, Japan, has started mass production of Gallium Nitride (GaN) power devices for switching applications ...                           

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Inventor of Now-Ubiquitous Laser Dies at 99

January 29, 2015 9:34 am | by LISA LEFF, Associated Press | Comments

Charles H. Townes, inventor of the laser and Nobel Peace Prize winner, died at 99 years old ...                                                 

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NASA's Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel Releases 2014 Annual Report

January 28, 2015 5:39 pm | by NASA | Comments

The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, has issued its 2014 annual report examining NASA's safety performance over the past year and highlighting accomplishments, issues and concerns to agency and government officials ... 

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Former Samsung Engineer Develops File Sharing App

January 28, 2015 4:24 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter, @abmdigi | Comments

A former Samsung semiconductor design engineer has developed a file-sharing mobile app that is gaining ground in the United States, and has been a boon for Samsung, too. Nicole Kim worked for Samsung for six years, then took her career to smaller companies in the fields of engineering and product management ... 

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Google Awards Moon Prizes

January 28, 2015 3:43 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter, @abmdigi | Comments

Google awarded $5.25 million in total to five teams in the Google Lunar X-Prize, the goal of which is to land a private spacecraft on the Moon ...                                           

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Rogers Corporation to Exhibit High Performance Circuit Materials at DesignCon

January 28, 2015 1:26 pm | by Rogers Corporation | Comments

Rogers Corporation will be showing samples of the Company’s wide range of industry-leading printed-circuit-board (PCB) materials at DesignCon January 28-January 29, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA ...              

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Photo of the Day: A View from the Edge of Space

January 28, 2015 11:24 am | by Philly Lim, World Scientific | Comments

Ease of access to ballooning, relatively low cost and the potential for quick turn-around response times create a large appeal for using this platform to perform novel science and to train new scientists ...                             

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CommScope to Buy TE Connectivity's Telecom for $3B

January 28, 2015 10:19 am | by Associated Press | Comments

CommScope is buying TE Connectivity's telecom, enterprise and wireless businesses for about $3 billion, which will help diversify its operations and broaden its geographic reach ...                            

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Photo of the Day: The X-Ray Polarimeter X-Calibur

January 28, 2015 10:12 am | by Philly Lim, World Scientific | Comments

What are the high-energy processes in the Universe that occur in the immediate vicinity of a black hole? To study a question like this one cannot simply utilize a high-resolution telescope. Even with the best available telescopes, it is difficult or even impossible to directly resolve the regions of interest and the energies emitted from ...   

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What's Next for Apple after Record iPhone Sales?

January 28, 2015 10:06 am | by BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writer | Comments

Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and primed its stock for a rally Wednesday ...                               

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