NI Week, National Instruments' 16th annual customer
and technology conference, opened today - the first of three days that will
feature technical sessions, targeted summits, hands-on workshops, and
exhibitions on the latest developments for design, control, automation,
manufacturing and test.
This year, there's also a new way to get information
about the show's schedule, technical sessions, speakers and expo hall. Download
the NI Week mobile app at www.ni.com/niweekmobile.
And, stayed tuned to designnews.com,
where we will have show updates throughout the week.
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.