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200 MHz bandwidth, education mode, digital voltmeter and frequency counter added to R&S RTM bench oscilloscope
200 MHz bandwidth, education mode, digital voltmeter and frequency counter added to R&S RTM bench oscilloscope
12/18/2014 11:15:27 AM
Rohde & Schwarz is expanding its R&S RTM bench oscilloscope family by adding a new model that is ideal for the education sector. The instrument features a 200 MHz bandwidth and an education mode that deactivates special measurement tools to help students quickly learn how to work with an oscilloscope. The new digital voltmeter and frequency counter option also supports …
Toshiba Opens Healthcare Technology Center and Enhances its Research and Development System in the Healthcare Business
Toshiba Opens Healthcare Technology Center and Enhances its Research and Development System in the Healthcare Business
12/17/2014 7:47:32 PM
Toshiba Corporation (Tokyo: 6502) today announced that it has opened the Healthcare Technology Center in the Komukai Complex in Kawasaki city, Kanagawa prefecture today. The center is established for the purpose of expanding the healthcare business under the medium-term management plan, and will serve as a base for the development of next-generation products as well as …
H2: The World’s First Wearable High Blood Pressure Monitor Meets FDA Required Accuracy of 8 mmHg With Just 14 days Left on Indiegogo Campaign
H2: The World’s First Wearable High Blood Pressure Monitor Meets FDA Required Accuracy of 8 mmHg With Just 14 days Left on Indiegogo Campaign
12/17/2014 6:16:40 PM
The worldwide wearable electronics market already a $14 billion industry and expected to climb to $70 billion by 2024 (Source IDTECHEX) , has another entry into the health wearable category: The H2 from CharmCare. The company has developed the world’s smallest and lightest wearable blood pressure monitor. The blood pressure monitor is the first true wearable device and …
"Team mbed" Returns for 2015 AT&T Developer Summit Hackathon at CES
12/17/2014 12:50:37 PM
What: ’Team mbed’ will be appearing at the 2015 AT&T Developer Summit Hackathon following its successful debut at the AT&T Hackathon at Super Mobility Week in September 2014. Team mbed is a group of Internet of Things (IoT) industry leaders that provide bleeding edge hardware and software leveraging the ARM® mbed™ IoT development platform . The team is comprised of …
James A. Clifford Joins AMD as Senior Vice President of Global Operations
12/17/2014 12:45:51 PM
​ AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced James A. Clifford (69) has joined the company as senior vice president of Global Operations, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su . Clifford will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of AMD’s end-to-end manufacturing and supply chain strategy. “We are thrilled to add James to AMD’s leadership team,” said Dr. Su. “His …
Panasonic Introduces AJ-PG50 Portable Field Recorder With Flexible Support For Advanced Avc-Ultra Workflows, Economical High-Speed And High-Quality
Panasonic Introduces AJ-PG50 Portable Field Recorder With Flexible Support For Advanced Avc-Ultra Workflows, Economical High-Speed And High-Quality
12/16/2014 11:35:38 AM
Panasonic has announced the availability of the new AJ-PG50 field recorder, the first to support the AVC-ULTRA codec. With microP2 card compatibility, a variety of professional interfaces and diverse networking abilities, the PG50 is an ideal solution for backup recording, monitoring, previewing, file copying and many other critical field uses.   The recorder also provides a …
New Casio Freestyle Camera with Innovative Detachable Design Employs Cypress’s TrueTouch Touchscreen Controller and MoBL SRAM
12/16/2014 10:24:00 AM
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) today announced that Casio’s innovative freestyle camera uses its TrueTouch® capacitive touchscreen controller and static random access memory ( SRAM ) products. The lens of the Casio EX-FR10 camera can be separated from the touchscreen control section, which gives users newfound flexibility to set the lens down, wear it on a neck …
M2M technology enables the manufacturing supply chain – see how in Vodafone’s new Insight Guide
12/16/2014 7:02:49 AM
Marketing Release – Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology is helping to optimise the supply chain for organisations in the manufacturing industry through a variety of methods – some of these methods have been outlined in an M2M Insight Guide recently published by Vodafone.   M2M enables manufacturers at every stage to monitor and maintain daily operations. Any changes in …
Gartner Says the Internet of Things Will Drive Device and User Relationship Requirements in 20 Percent of New IAM Implementations by 2016
12/15/2014 9:24:40 AM
The Internet of Things (IoT) will drive device and user relationship requirements in 20 percent of new identity and access management (IAM) implementations by year-end 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. The IoT has introduced new concepts for identity management, since every device interacting with users has an identity — and users and devices can have complex, yet defined, …
McCann Systems Rings in the New Year with Northeast Expansion
McCann Systems Rings in the New Year with Northeast Expansion
12/15/2014 8:00:00 AM
BOSTON, Massachusetts (December 11, 2014) - McCann Systems has announced that it is opening a new regional office in the Boston area to help meet the needs of New England clients.  Slated to open January of 2015, the regional office will be led by two veterans of the New Jersey McCann Systems regional office.  Joseph Fusaro has been named the region’s Vice President, Senior …
ViewSonic Announces Dual HDMI® 1080p Home Entertainment Projector
12/12/2014 1:00:32 PM
ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, introduces the PJD7822HDL Full HD 3200 lumens home entertainment projector. With an appealing price point for entry-level home entertainment enthusiasts, the high-performing PJD7822HDL provides more brightness and connectivity options, and features a smooth white finish that blends into any home …
Qualcomm Commits to Invest $40 Million into Several Promising Chinese Companies
12/12/2014 12:15:01 PM
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that it and its subsidiaries have committed to invest an aggregate of $40M into four Chinese companies and the China Walden Venture Investments, L.P. fund, which is primarily focused on investing in semiconductor or semiconductor-related companies with business in China. Qualcomm is pleased to announce that 7Invensun, an …
Sophisticated Bosch sensors under the Christmas tree
Sophisticated Bosch sensors under the Christmas tree
12/11/2014 4:04:29 PM
New and in demand: fitness wristbands One in every four Germans plans to purchase a tablet PC Bosch is the global market leader for micromechanical sensors This year, many of the Christmas gifts waiting under the tree to be unwrapped will be modern electronic devices. Roughly one in four Germans (26 percent) is planning to purchase a smartphone or give one away as a …
TomTom hires Peter Overmann, co-creator of WolframAlpha, as VP of Technology Strategy
12/11/2014 3:57:57 PM
TomTom (TOM2) today announced Peter Overmann will be joining the company as Vice President of Technology Strategy.  Peter is a well-known figure in the technology sector and he brings a wealth of expertise to the business.    In his new role Peter will provide strategic support to further strengthen TomTom’s technology innovation. Notably, Peter helped create the WolframAlpha …
iPad Air 2 & iPad mini 3 Models with Cellular Networking Available in China Starting This Week
12/11/2014 12:28:51 PM
Apple® today announced that models of iPad Air™ 2 and iPad mini™ 3 with cellular networking will be available in China starting this week. TD-LTE and FDD-LTE standards, as well as TD-SCDMA, DC-HSDPA, HSPA+ and other fast networks, are all available in a single model, giving iPad Air 2 customers in China the ability to stay connected on advanced cellular data networks in China …
Lenovo Garners the 2014 Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Award and Sustainability Excellence Award
12/10/2014 6:31:22 PM
Lenovo has been honored with the Corporate Governance Excellence Award (Hang Seng Index Constituent Companies Category) and Sustainability Excellence Award at the “Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Awards 2014.” Lenovo is one of the new awardees in the 2014 Awards, reaffirming the company’s excellent standard of corporate governance and sustainability.   The Hong …
Mentor Graphics Announces 25th Annual PCB Technology Leadership Awards Winners
12/9/2014 5:27:26 PM
Continuing its tradition of promoting and recognizing printed circuit board (PCB) design excellence, Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced the winners of its 25th annual PCB Technology Leadership Awards. Started in 1988, this program is the longest running competition of its kind in the electronic design automation (EDA) industry. It recognizes engineers …
Cypress’s New Bluetooth Low Energy Solutions Earn Bluetooth 4.1 Qualification
12/9/2014 8:50:01 AM
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) today announced its new highly integrated, single-chip Bluetooth® Low Energy solutions have achieved Bluetooth qualification. The Bluetooth Special Interest Group awarded specification 4.1 qualification to Cypress’s Link Layer component , Bluetooth Low Energy protocol stack and radio frequency physical layer ( RF Phy ) used in the …
NCR Brings Consumer Transaction Technologies around the World
12/9/2014 8:38:41 AM
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) continues to deliver consumer transaction technologies and financial services around the world by installing Somalia’s first-ever automated teller machine (ATM) in Mogadishu, the East African country’s capital, with Salaam Somali Bank . “We are excited to bring the first ATM to Mogadishu. The installation serves as a sign of hope for the city as …
News Brief: IATA Launches Lithium Battery Risk Mitigation Guidance for Airline Operators
12/8/2014 8:42:58 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the publication of the first edition of the Lithium Battery Risk Mitigation Guidance for Operators. This free online guidance material provides airline operators with critical information related to the safe handling and transport of lithium batteries by air. “Lithium batteries are safe to transport provided that …