MICROKEY Elastomer Series keyboards let users in dimly lit environments see what they're typing on. Users can adjust the backlighting by pressing the FN and F7 keys simultaneously to choose one of several lighting levels. The backlight switch is sealed to resist dust, debris, and water. Three versions are available. The desktop version is a full-featured keyboard with a small footprint enclosure that has flip-up legs. Designers can modify an unenclosed version to meet customers' requirements. And the NEMA 4 version is enclosed in stainless steel and rated for harsh environments. Applications include: process-control equipment, medical equipment, and test and measurement instruments. Advanced Input Devices: Product Code 4207
The Beam Store from Suitable Technologies is managed by remote workers from places as diverse as New York and Sydney, Australia. Employees attend to store visitors through Beam Smart Presence Systems (SPSs) from the company. The systems combine mobility and video conferencing and allow people to communicate directly from a remote location via a screen as well as move around as if they are actually in the room.
An MIT research team has invented what they see as a solution to the need for biodegradable 3D-printable materials made from something besides petroleum-based sources: a water-based robotic additive extrusion method that makes objects from biodegradable hydrogel composites.
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.