Three new modules are now available for the Oxygen(TM) suite of visual simulation products. Oxygen Collision offers real-time polygon-based collision detection and enables safety distance check, or soft collisions. Oxygen 3D Audio provides advanced 3D sound, supports Lake hardware and software, controls the locations of multiple sound sources and listeners within a virtual acoustic space, and supports output via headphones or up to 16 speakers and room simulations with different acoustic characteristics.
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.