A 6 to 18 mm f/2.8 zoom lens fits straight onto 1/2- and 1/3-inch format TV cameras. The lens features built-in controls for zoom, aperture, and focus, and tracks and remains in focus over the whole zoom range. The lens is made for color CCTV cameras with a wave length range of 400 to 700 nm. Applications include those where small size and flexible field of view are essential.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.