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.
This year, Design News is getting a head start on the Fourth of July celebration. In honor of our country and its legacy of engineering innovation -- in all of its forms -- we are taking you on an alphabetical tour through all 50 states to showcase interesting engineering breakthroughs and historically significant events.
Earlier this year paralyzed IndyCar drive Sam Schmidt did the seemingly impossible -- opening the qualifying rounds at Indy by driving a modified Corvette C7 Stingray around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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.