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PXI Systems Alliance Welcomes Agilent Technologies as Newest Sponsor and Board Member

September 28, 2010 7:11 am | Comments

The members of the PXI Systems Alliance (PXISA) welcomed Agilent Technologies Inc. as the newest Sponsor Member during its annual meeting at AUTOTESTCON 2010 in Orlando, Florida. As part of their sponsor membership, Von Campbell, planning manager of Agilent's Modular Product Operation, will join the PXISA Board of Directors.

Connect up to Three Audio Devices with Logitech’s New Wireless Headset

September 28, 2010 7:10 am | Comments

FREMONT, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Logitech unveiled the Logitech® Wireless Headset F540. Designed for console gamers, the Logitech Wireless Headset F540 lets you connect up to three audio devices – including both your PS3™ and Xbox 360® – and delivers wireless stereo audio and voice chat without cords or tangles.

Companies Achieve Superior Port Densities on a Performance-Optimized ATCA CPU Blade

September 28, 2010 7:10 am | Comments

Dialogic Corporation and Continuous Computing have successfully tested a 2,000-port audio conference with each port in full duplex mode using a software-based media server running in the industry-standard carrier-class ATCA form factor. This density level was formerly considered achievable only on specialized proprietary digital signal processing (DSP) media server hardware, thus limiting the solution flexibility and choice of suppliers for network equipment providers (NEPs) and service providers.


Cell Phone Radiation Detection App Comes to Android

September 28, 2010 7:10 am | by Marguerite Reardon | Comments

Article Source: CNET Tawkon, a small Israeli start-up, announced Monday that its cell phone radiation detection application has arrived for Google Android phones. The company's mobile application uses an algorithm that measures your specific absorption rate or SAR (See also: CNET's Quick Guide: Cell phone radiation levels).

Trend Micro™ SafeSync Transforms Consumer Online Backup to Fit the Next-Generation Sync-and-Share Lifestyle

September 27, 2010 7:28 am | Comments

CUPERTINO, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Inc. recently announced the first standalone product resulting from its acquisition of humyo, a leading online storage and data synchronization company. Trend Micro SafeSync is an easy-to-use, yet technically powerful solution that offers a secure personal cloud to individual consumers.

Compact, Energy Efficient AMOLED Power Chip Increases Battery Life for Super-Slim 3G Smartphones

September 27, 2010 7:28 am | Comments

STMicroelectronics is powering the AMOLED and Super AMOLED displays that enable today’s advanced handheld devices to deliver high-quality web and video experiences on the move, with a family of ICs consolidating all the display module’s power requirements in a single chip.   AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic LED) technology enables sharp and vibrant images for mobile multimedia devices such as 3G smartphones and digital-still cameras.

Electronic Vehicle Tracking System Sends Text if Vehicle is Driven Too Fast or Too Far

September 27, 2010 7:28 am | Comments

"Mopar's new tracking system provides vehicle owners the peace of mind that comes with always knowing where their vehicle is located," said Pietro Gorlier, president and Chief Executive Officer – Mopar Service, Parts and Customer Care. "And if someone else is driving their vehicle too fast or too far, the system can be enabled to send them a text.

One Million Seconds to Light Up One Million Neurons for Kids Company

September 27, 2010 7:28 am | Comments

Camila Batmanghelidjh, the inspirational founder of Kids Company, the charity that supports neglected, traumatized and abused children, is challenging the nation to light up one million neurons in just one million seconds for its most ambitious fundraising campaign to date, Kids Company's Peace of Mind.


picoChip and Cambridge Consultants Collaborate on LTE Femtocell Platform Enhancement

September 27, 2010 7:28 am | Comments

picoChip has collaborated with Cambridge Consultants to enhance its PC960x LTE development platform. The enhancements deliver further optimizations to the PC960x platform for 'small cell' basestation architectures. picoChip has been an active contributor to the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) on the deployment of LTE, improving the scalability and flexibility of dense deployments of small cells in LTE networks.

Make Free Calls with Your Android Phone

September 27, 2010 7:27 am | Comments

COPENHAGEN, /PRNewswire/ -- With the latest version of Vopium for Android, users can make free calls over Wi-Fi and mobile data networks. Vopium automatically finds the lowest call rate on your mobile phone. International calls are made using Vopium'slow-rate server, while calls to local mobile phones are cheapest using local mobile providers.

FCI and Molex Sign License for iPass+ HD™ Connector System Technology

September 24, 2010 6:54 am | Comments

Molex Incorporated and FCI, two leading suppliers of connectors and interconnect systems, announce that the two parties have agreed to a technology license for Molex’s iPass+ HD™ Connector System technology. This technology was developed by Molex for the next-generation Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) I/O connectors standardized in the InterNational Committee for Information Technology Standards (INCITS).

Wi-Fi Alliance® Applauds FCC Ruling on Television White Spaces

September 24, 2010 6:52 am | Comments

The Wi-Fi Alliance welcomes a ruling issued today from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) enabling the practical use of new unlicensed spectrum. Vacant spectrum from unused analog television bands - commonly called ‘TV white spaces’ - presents an important new frequency for Wi-Fi operation, and today’s FCC ruling provides usable guidance that is responsive to industry recommendations.

10th Annual EmTech@MIT Conference Identifies Key Technology Sectors Primed for Growth

September 24, 2010 6:51 am | Comments

Technology Review, the authority on the future of technology, convened emerging technology experts and innovators from across the world at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for the 10th annual EmTech@MIT Conference this week. This year’s conference, which took place from September 21-23, 2010, focused on important and game-changing innovations as identified by Technology Review in the key sectors of communications, energy, biotech, IT and materials.

New Digi-Key Application Now Available for Android Phone Users around the Globe

September 24, 2010 6:51 am | Comments

Design engineers and purchasers around the globe can now conduct business with Digi-Key Corporation wirelessly with the availability of Digi-Key’s application for Android phone users. Digi-Key's Android application, version 1.0.2, is currently available in English and is available for download from the Android Market for Android 1.

CETECOM Selects Anritsu Test Solutions for LTE Device Certification

September 24, 2010 6:51 am | Comments

CETECOM has selected Anritsu as a supplier of LTE test solutions for device certification and conformance testing. Organizations involved in the development of LTE devices can have their products verified by CETECOM engineers, who will conduct conformance tests using the Anritsu test solutions to ensure the products comply with 3GPP and operator standards.


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