RF Kits Make Waves
Features 5/16/2005 Post a comment We tested five wireless development kits from simple to complicated. Here is what we liked and what we did not like.
It is All About µ
Features 5/16/2005 Post a comment Engineers have found a way to keep vehicles stable while driving on slippery surfaces. Now they need to cut the technology's cost, so they convince the public to buy it.
Is Turnkey HMI Right for You?
Features 5/16/2005 Post a comment Visualization operations seldom stand alone today. Integration with other plant information systems and increasingly complex tasks are making a total solution approach a more common choice.
More often than not, with the purchase of a sports car comes the sacrifice of any sort of utility. In other words, you can forget about a large trunk, extra seats for the kids, and more importantly driving in snowy (or inclement) weather. But what if there was a vehicle that offered the best of both worlds; great handling and practicality?
Science fiction author Isaac Asimov may have the best rules for effective brainstorming and creativity. His never-before-published essay, "On Creativity," recently made it to the Web pages of MIT Technology Review.
Much has been made over the potentially dangerous flammability of lithium-ion batteries after major companies like Boeing, Sony, and Tesla have grappled with well-publicized battery fires. Researchers at Stanford University may have come up with a solution to this problem with a smart sensor for lithium-ion batteries that provides a warning if the battery is about to overheat or catch fire.
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