Gaming tech is getting to be quite component dense. What an interesting device. Underused in the XBOX ONE for sure. Luckily.. there is a Windows Kinect 2.0 on the way. The time delay is still too slow for my liking.
Honestly, when you look at the packaging, there is no way something like this could be designed quickly without the aid of 3D modeling. There are far too many components fitting together in so many complicated ways. We really need to appreciate the difficulty in designing a package like this.
I was somewhat amused at the model number -- 1520. That was the model of the disk drive accessory for the Commodore 64. The connection between those two disparate products and companies is pretty weak, but I wonder if someone on the Micro$oft team is smiling to himself at the homage.
Engineers at Fuel Cell Energy have found a way to take advantage of a side reaction, unique to their carbonate fuel cell that has nothing to do with energy production, as a potential, cost-effective solution to capturing carbon from fossil fuel power plants.
To get to a trillion sensors in the IoT that we all look forward to, there are many challenges to commercialization that still remain, including interoperability, the lack of standards, and the issue of security, to name a few.
This is part one of an article discussing the University of Washington’s nationally ranked FSAE electric car (eCar) and combustible car (cCar). Stay tuned for part two, tomorrow, which will discuss the four unique PCBs used in both the eCar and cCars.
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