witter, the short messaging service named after chirping birds, is finally ready to migrate to Wall Street. Fittingly enough, the company resorted to a tweet to titillate its more than 200 million users and a flock of potential investors with its long-awaited plans to pursue an initial public offering of stock.
Lantronix announced a marketing and sales partnership with Wyless -- a global M2M wireless connectivity solution provider -- to provide customers with a bundled 3.5G wireless solution.
New FCI Video Explains Maintenance Cost Advantages Of VeriCal In-Situ Calibration with ST100 Flow MeterSeptember 12, 2013 2:55 pm | by Fluid Components International | News | Comments
A video from Fluid Components International illustrates the VeriCal In-Situ Calibration System for the ST100 Series Flow Meter, which enables periodic field validation and verification of a flow meter’s measuring performance without extracting the meter from the pipe or process.
This week on Engineering Newswire, brought to you by Mouser Electronics, the electronic components distributor with the widest selection of the newest products, we’re watching Gabrielle with a hawk, calling out curiosity, testing a McLaren P1 in the Arctic Circle, and riding a motorcycle, at 400-miles per hour.
According to a consumer survey conducted by Usurv immediately after news of the product was released on Monday, 31 percent of existing UK iPhone users say they want the new Apple iPhone 5S. The survey results indicate a drop in enthusiasm for the Apple phone brand since last year, when a similar survey (conducted after the iPhone 5 launch) showed that 44 percent of iPhone users were willing to upgrade straight away.
The Allworld Exhibitions Alliance, whose Asian event experience includes CommunicAsia show in Singapore, is to stage the first ever major telecoms event in Myanmar – providing a showcase for one the world’s largest undeveloped markets to play host to the international telecoms industry.
B&B Electronics Manufacturing Company has announced that a broad range of its M2M connectivity and data communications equipment has passed the NEMA TS2 standard environmental requirements, making them safe and reliable for use in Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) networks.
SouthernLINC Wireless Announces Plans to Build Regional 4G LTE Network for Southern Company UtilitiesSeptember 12, 2013 11:59 am | by SouthernLINC Wireless, Southern Company | News | Comments
SouthernLINC Wireless will build a 4G LTE network to meet the growing data needs of its largest customer, Southern Company's electric utilities. Following the request for proposal process, the project was awarded to Ericsson as the preferred provider for radio access network and evolved packet cores and to Cisco to provide the multi-protocol label switching equipment.
Experience the Freedom of Hands-Free Bluetooth Technology with Any Home or Business Phone with ClearSounds QH2 Bluetooth HUBSeptember 12, 2013 11:03 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments
The ClearSounds QH2 Bluetooth HUB is designed to make life just a little easier by turning almost any landline phone into a hands-free Bluetooth device.
Telit Wireless Solutions has announced the introduction of the company’s first 3G-cellular module to employ the versatile VQFN mounting technology at this year’s M2M Summit.
ON Semiconductor's Newest Integrated Slave Tranceiver Meets the Challenging Demands of M-BUS Remote Metering ApplicationsSeptember 12, 2013 10:05 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments
Efficient and rugged NCN5150 transceiver is ideal for remote meter reading applications including multi-energy, heating and cooling, water meters and gas meters.
CAS DataLoggers Introduces New Wireless LAN Monitors: Automatic Data Downloads Send Your Data to Mobile and PCSeptember 12, 2013 9:49 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments
CAS DataLoggers and popular manufacturer T&D are proud to announce their latest product launch— the new TR-71wf/72wf Series Wireless Temperature and Humidity Data Loggers.
If you had a chance to “drive” to work tomorrow without having to touch the steering wheel or press down a pedal, would you do it? Technology is getting closer and closer to making this a possibility. Think of the amount of time commuters everywhere could gain back – without having to actually think about driving, commuters can now safely take a phone call, catch up on the news.
Months after he was born, in 1948, Ron McCallum became blind. In this charming, moving talk, he shows how he is able to read -- and celebrates the progression of clever tools and adaptive computer technologies that make it possible. With their help, and that of generous volunteers, he's become a lawyer, an academic, and, most of all, a voracious reader.
AT&T and some other companies learned quickly on Wednesday, the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, that it's sometimes best to stay out of the conversation. Even if everyone else is talking. Twitter was aflutter with American flags, bald eagles, and photos of the New York City skyline on Wednesday, and the hashtag "neverforget" was one of the top trends on the microblogging site all day.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation has announced the PE42820 and PE42821 single-pole double throw switches for high-power wireless applications. The new switches provide an unprecedented combination of high-power handling and excellent linearity.
Fox Electronics now offers the FTM Series of surface mount OCXOs that is ideally suited as the timing reference for network synchronization.
4ffCom has decades of experience in Mobile Device RF testing, and their expert engineering team has developed the CTE (Comprehensive Testing Environment) in partnership with a range of industry leaders over the last 11 years.
Megger has enhanced several of its 10 A digital low-resistance ohmmeters (DLRO) including the DLRO10, DLRO10X and DLRO10HD. These DLROs are ideal for use in the utilities, telecom, railroad, aviation, manufacturing, and process control industries.
High-speed cellular solution provides industrial-grade intelligent gateway and ethernet to-cellular routing for rapid M2M seployment.
Frequency-Extension Modules Address Growing Needs in Millimeter-Wave Communications, Wireless Networks, and Aerospace/DefenseSeptember 11, 2013 1:25 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments
Agilent Technologies this week introduced a line of frequency-extension modules from Virginia Diodes Inc. (VDI), a company that designs, manufactures, and sells millimeter-wave and terahertz devices, components, and systems, for its signal generators and analyzers.
Teseq Expands CDN Line to Include Testing of USB 3.0, HDMI Cables, Coaxial Cables, and 8-line Unshielded CablesSeptember 11, 2013 12:46 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments
Teseq has expanded its extensive line of over 60 CDNs (coupling/decoupling networks) for EMC RF conducted immunity testing, according to IEC/EN 61000-4-6, with several new models. The latest models include CDN USB 3.0, CDN HDMI, CDN S502, CDN S752, and CDN A801.
AVX Corporation has expanded the applications for its LICA Series low inductance decoupling capacitor arrays. Widely utilized in commercial and industrial five nines (99.999%) uptime applications, such as mainframe class CPUs and ultimate performance multichip modules and communications systems.
A federal appeals court said Google wrongly collected people's personal correspondence and online activities through their Wi-Fi systems as it drove down their streets with car cameras shooting photos for its Street View mapping project. The ruling that the practice violates wiretap laws sends a warning to other companies seeking to suck up vast amounts of data from unencrypted Wi-Fi signals.
For the first time since introducing the device that has reshaped technology and culture, Apple will offer two distinct versions of its latest iPhones — a cheaper model made of colorful plastic and another one that aims to be "the gold standard of smartphones" with a faster processor, fancier camera, and fingerprint scanner for better security.