SharkLids Eyegear, LLC™ has taken adhesives to the sea and slopes. Its self-adhering eyegear incorporates 3M's hypoallergenic, medical-grade adhesive and the company's UV, antifog-treated, transparent or tinted films. Replacing loose-fitting eyewear and weighing only 4g, the skin-friendly disposable Blaze™ sunglasses and Wake™ swim goggles simply stick to the contours of the wearer's face and remove with no pain. Go to www.sharklids.com for more info.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.