Digital TV mobile phones from Samsung Electronics let consumers in Europe, Korea and other regions receive TV and radio channels as well as data services like weather forecasts or traffic and travel information. The Bluetooth-compatible SGH-P900 features a 2 megapixel camera and a music player with dual speakers. It also makes phone calls.
Keeping power demands low is one of the chores handled by STMicroelectronics' Nomadik mobile multimedia processor, which was designed for multi-function handheld devices.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
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.