Venture Development Corp. reports that the markets for wireline and wireless Ethernet infrastructure networking components will grow respectively by 22 and 35 percent in the next three years to reach worldwide shipments worth $1.52 billion and $62 million. Titled "Worldwide Industrial Markets for Ethernet Infrastructure Components and Network Software," the full report can be found online at this URL: http://rbi.ims.ca/3848-525.
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.
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