Electronics Development Corporation showed its CogniSense(TM) IEEE 1451.2-compatible RS-485 smart transducer network system that allows quick assembly of a network of smart transducers ...Forgot your toolkit? For rapid deployment of sensors in the field, Hirschmann offers MiniQuick, a watertight connector that can be wired in the field without tools ...Melexis presented what it says is the first programmable linear Hall-effect IC. The MLX90215 offers adjustable temperature compensation, offset voltage, and sensitivity, and can emulate virtually any commercially available linear Hall-effect sensor.
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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