The APC8620 PCI bus board interfaces up to five IndustryPack-type ANSI/VITA-4 modules to a PC. By installing various analog, digital, and serial I/O modules on the carrier card in any combination, users can develop custom I/O boards with high channel density to save card slots. More than 35 Acromag IP modules are available.
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In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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