The release of four, new, low-priced TFT touchscreen HMIs have bright, high-contrast, 256-color displays and are priced at $599 for the newest members of Maple Systems' Silver Series. These new units have all the reliability and features consumers expect from Maple Systems, but now include powerful graphics and animation capability, 4-wire analog resistive technology, high-speed processor, pop-up windows, recipes, macros, multiple languages, real-time clock and support for more than 85 controller families from more than 35 major manufacturers.
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.