Ironwood Electronics' new website enables customers to
access more than 5,000 products in an easy, simple navigation process. The new
website embodies simplified product classification (Sockets,
Solutions) and enhanced search capabilities using IC package parameters and
The second major improvement was to bring all technical
content under one section called "Tech Info." This section allows
customers to access technical articles on sockets/adapters, product
presentations highlighting features, benefits and advantages, product user
manuals, application notes, awarded patents, press releases archived by
technology and product cross references to IC packages.
In addition to a downloadable product catalog, the new site offers
users nearly 20,000 pages related to datasheets, drawings, configurations,
product pictures and CAD files to integrate into the customer's project
environment. It is organized to provide quick and direct access to all of
these resources by clicking a specific part number from the standard parts
table view corresponding to each product category.
Us" section provides access to domestic and international distributors'
information. It also provides availability of Ironwood application engineers to
discuss unique, custom solutions for different sockets and adapter application
Advertised as the "Most Powerful Tablet Under $100," the Kindle Fire HD 6 was too tempting for the team at iFixit to pass up. Join us to find out if inexpensive means cheap, irreparable, or just down right economical. It's teardown time!
The first photos made with a 3D-printed telescope are here and they're not as fuzzy as you might expect. A team from the University of Sheffield beat NASA to the goal. The photos of the Moon were made with a reflecting telescope that cost the research team £100 to make (about $161 US).
The increased adoption of wireless technology for mission-critical applications has revved up the global market for dynamic electronic general purpose (GP) test equipment. As the link between cloud networks and devices -- smartphones, tablets, and notebooks -- results in more complex devices under test, the demand for radio frequency test equipment is starting to intensify.
Much of the research on lithium-ion batteries is focused on how to make the batteries charge more quickly and last longer than they currently do, work that would significantly improve the experience of mobile device users, as well EV and hybrid car drivers. Researchers in Singapore have come up with what seems like the best solution so far -- a battery that can recharge itself in mere minutes and has a potential lifespan of 20 years.
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.