ELECTRONICS: OMEGA ENGINEERING’s new stand-alone datalogger — OM-EL-USB-2-LCD — features a high-contrast LCD that can show a variety of temperature and humidity information. With this unit the user can cycle between current readings, along with maximum and minimum stored values for temperature and humidity. It features immediate, delayed and push-to-start logging, and logging and alarm status is shown using two high-intensity LEDs. The data logger is supplied with a long-life lithium battery and Windows® Control Software. It is ideal for food, chemical and water industries, and for applications involving labs, HVAC and food processing. Pricing starts at $97.
Enabling the Future is designing prosthetic appendages modeled more like superhero arms and hands than your average static artificial limbs. And they’re doing it through a website and grassroots movement inspired by two men’s design and creation in 2012 of a metal prosthetic for a child in South Africa.
In order to keep an enterprise truly safe from hackers, cyber security has to go all the way down to the device level. Icon Labs is making the point that security has to be built into device components.
Three days after NASA's MAVEN probe reached Mars, India's Mangalyaan probe went into orbit around the red planet. India's first interplanetary mission, and the first successful Mars probe launched by an Asian nation, has a total project cost of nearly $600 million less than MAVEN's.
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