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Experiment Opens the Door to Multi-Party Quantum Communication

March 24, 2014 11:25 am | by Nick Manning, University of Waterloo | News | Comments

In the world of quantum science, Alice and Bob have been talking to one another for years. Charlie joined the conversation a few years ago, but now with space-like separation, scientists have...                   

Unavoidable Disorder Used to Build Nanolaser

March 24, 2014 11:08 am | by Gertie Skaarup, University of Copenhagen - Niels Bohr Institute | News | Comments

Researchers the world round are working to develop optical chips, where light can be controlled with nanostructures. These could be used for future circuits based on light (photons) instead of electron - that is photonics instead of electronics. But it has proved to be impossible to achieve perfect photonic nanostructures: they are inevitably a little bit imperfect...

Toilet Tech Fair Tackles Global Sanitation Woes

March 24, 2014 10:32 am | by KATY DAIGLE, AP Environment Writer | News | Comments

Who would have expected a toilet to one day filter water, charge a cellphone, or create charcoal to combat climate change...                                 

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Police Keep Quiet about Cell-Tracking Technology

March 24, 2014 10:28 am | by JACK GILLUM, Associated Press | News | Comments

Police across the country may be intercepting phone calls or text messages to find suspects using a technology tool known as Stingray. But they're refusing to turn over details about its use or heavily censoring files when they do...                       

WattStopper Joins the EnOcean Alliance

March 24, 2014 10:27 am | by Angelika Dester , EnOcean Alliance | News | Comments

The EnOcean Alliance has welcomed WattStopper, which has released its self-powered EnOcean-based wireless line of occupancy sensors, switches, and switch receivers targeting market requirements for flexible, easy-to-install, and maintenance-free solutions, particularly for building retrofits...

Discovery of New Semiconductor Holds Promise for 2D Physics and Electronics

March 21, 2014 11:58 am | by Lynn Yarris, Berkeley Lab | News | Comments

From super-lubricants, to solar cells, to the fledgling technology of valleytronics, there is much to be excited about with the discovery of a unique new two-dimensional semiconductor, rhenium disulfide, by researchers at Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry...         

Flexible & Simplified High-Frequency Charging Solution

March 20, 2014 4:10 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

EnerSys has exhibited its extensive line of motive power solutions for manufacturing and supply chain management applications at MODEX 2014. EnForcer IMPAQ...

Increased Range for Low-Power Wireless Networks

March 20, 2014 3:51 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments has introduced the SimpleLink CC2592 range extender that provides up to a 7x improvement in range when paired with TI’s 2.4 GHz low power RF solutions for ZigBee...

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SICK’s Compact TIM511 Ranging Laser Scanner

March 20, 2014 3:22 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

SICK has announced the launch of the TIM551 2D laser scanner. This IP 67-rated ranging scanner sends information about surrounding contours via Ethernet using time-of-flight...

TE Connectivity’s Expanded Line of Mezalok Connectors

March 20, 2014 1:56 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

TE Connectivity (TE) has launched new extensions to its rugged, high-speed Mezalok mezzanine connector family. The new extensions include a stack height of 15mm and a new 320...

C&K Expands Illuminated Harsh Environment Key Switch Family

March 20, 2014 1:45 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

C&K Components has expanded its K12S Series harsh environment surface mount key switch family with improved illumination, environmental sealing, and actuation options. By employing...

Cornell Dubilier's Hybrid Polymer-Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors

March 20, 2014 1:27 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cornell Dubilier Electronics has announced the release of type HZA Hybrid Polymer-Aluminum electrolytic capacitors. Combining the advantages of each technology, type HZA has...

ARM Mbed Development Platform for Bluetooth Smart Applications

March 20, 2014 1:10 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Nordic Semiconductor and ARM have announced the launch of the nRF51822-mKIT, a platform for fast, easy, and flexible development of Bluetooth Smart applications...

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Jannal Intelligent Design Environment from Clarinox

March 20, 2014 12:53 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Clarinox Technologies has released the Jannal Intelligent Design Environment. Jannal software enables design engineers with little RF experience to rapidly plan, create, and test reliable...

New 2,700 MHz VCO from Crystek

March 20, 2014 12:37 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek has introduced the CVCO55CC-2700-2700 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator), which operates at 2700 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V~4.5V. This VCO features...

Global Specialties’ Advanced Analog & Digital Electronic Design Workstation

March 20, 2014 12:24 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Global Specialties has introduced the PB-507, a powerful, versatile tool for circuit designers, engineers, technicians, students, and hobbyists. All digital controls, USB port, and a wide choice of...

Tiny Transistors for Extreme Environs

March 20, 2014 10:16 am | by Aditi Risbud, University of Utah | News | Comments

University of Utah electrical engineers fabricated the smallest plasma transistors that can withstand high temperatures and ionizing radiation found in a nuclear reactor. Such transistors someday might enable smartphones that...                     

New Technique Makes LEDs Brighter, More Resilient

March 19, 2014 7:48 pm | by NC State University | News | Comments

Researchers have developed a new processing technique that makes LEDs brighter and more resilient by coating the semiconductor material gallium nitride with a layer of phosphorus-derived acid. “By coating polar GaN with a self-assembling layer of phosphonic groups, we were able to increase luminescence..."

Anaheim Scientific Introduces the E100 Gauss Meter

March 19, 2014 6:40 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Anaheim Scientific has released the first product in the new E-Series of Electromagnetic Meters, the E100 Gauss Meter. The E100 – Gauss Meter measures electromagnetic field strength (magnetic flux density)...

HCS Series Offers High Current Handling, Lower Self-Heating

March 19, 2014 6:18 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

The HCS Series shunt resistor from Stackpole utilizes a solid metal element that is elevated off the mounting plane. This elevated design increases the ability of the part to dissipate the heat into the ambient air and not into the PCB...

Meaghan's Minute: Tiny Electrical Switches

March 19, 2014 9:41 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, GE Labs has developed tiny electrical switches thinner than a human hair that can transmit kilowatts of power...                       

Modular Pressure Transducer Provides Low-cost Flexibility

March 18, 2014 8:19 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Measurement Specialties now offers the M5200, a low-cost, durable pressure transducer with exceptional modularity that provides an accuracy of ±0.25% F.S. BFSL in harsh environments...

WPC 1.1 and PMA 1.1 Dual-mode Wireless Power Receiver

March 18, 2014 8:07 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Integrated Device Technology has announced the industry’s first dual-mode wireless power receiver compatible with both the Wireless Power Consortium’s 1.1 Qi standard, as well as the Power Matter’s Alliance 1.1 standard...

Sierra Wireless Introduces Legato

March 18, 2014 7:58 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Sierra Wireless has introduced the Legato platform, an open source embedded platform built on Linux and designed to simplify the development of machine-to-machine applications from the device to the cloud.

Durable, Low Pressure Overmolded Backshell Cable Assemblies

March 18, 2014 7:48 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

API Technologies now offers durable, low pressure overmolded backshells on connector interfaces from its Electromagnetic Integrated Solutions product line, the leader in EMI/RFI components and interconnects. This simplified backshell design is readily available and more cost-effective than its metal counterpart...

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