This device runs off USB 2.0 through a PC, and has arbitrary digital waveform generator and logic analyzer capabilities. Engineers can use the tool to access electronic systems from any PC-based workstation. It can access almost any port within 16 address/data lines and 6 control lines up to 50MHz. It has a maximum speed of 100 MB/s burst performance over the 16 KB internal memory depth. Built-in hardware acceleration frees up plenty of bandwidth for data transfer. It has 16 bidirectional data pins, 6 bidirectional control pins, I/O voltage 1.2V to 3.3V, and a system interface frequency up to 50MHz. It is available from stock at $1,187 each.
A simple new chemical method for repairing and recycling notoriously difficult carbon fiber composites has been developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research. An entire component can be completely recycled, including reclaiming its expensive carbon fibers for reuse.
In today’s connected world we are seeing the beginning of connected homes, smart grids, self-driving automobiles, drones, and many other amazing devices. Out of all the soon-to-be connected devices, which device poses the greatest dangerous to its users and society?
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