Belkin Cablefree USB Hub (http://rbi.ims.ca/4921-544). Using ultrawideband (UWB) wireless technology that communicates up to 10m, stationary USB-equipped products connect to an untethered computer anywhere in the room. The four-port hub communicates with a USB-connected wireless dongle receiver mounted on the PC. Without requiring additional software, the unit provides instant high-speed wireless connectivity for any USB device. Even though this USB Hub does not require wires to connect to a computer, it still needs four USB connections for printers, scanners, MP3 players, Flash memory drives and more.
During a teardown of the iPad Air and Microsoft Surface Pro 3 at the Medical Design & Manufacturing Show in Schaumburg, Ill., an engineer showed this "inflammatory" video about the dangers of maliciously mishandling lithium-ion batteries.
The Window Watcher stops the burglar before he does damage or enters the house. House alarm service companies set off alarms and call the service only after the burglar has damaged and entered the house.
If you’re designing a handheld device or industrial machine that will employ a user interface, then you’ll want to check out the upcoming Design News Continuing Education Center course, "Engineering Principles Behind Advanced User Interface Technologies.”
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.