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Simple Switching Circuit

08/10/2017 by Gavilan
Some number of years ago you folks helped me come to an inexpensive, simple, and robust circuit design used as a dusk to dawn switch for LED lighting....
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Last comment 08/16/2017 by Gavilan
 

PCI to ISA

08/06/2017 by RKFerguson
Is there an adapter/converter that will enable one to connect an old 5.25 floppy drive to a USB port to facilitate viewing contents of old 5.25 floppy...
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Last comment 08/14/2017 by silvCrow
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Wireless Technology Blog

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An Intrinsically Safe Wireless Flow Transmitter

07/07/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
This device is ideal for applications with limited or no power at all, and it incorporates an internal, high-capacity lithium battery that powers the...
Views: 41, Comments: 0

Glucose Monitor with Cloud Communications Cleared in U.S. and Europe

06/03/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
This subscription-free glucose meter and diabetes health management system offers automatic transmission of diabetes information to a cloud-based, per...
Views: 72, Comments: 0
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Data Acquisition

111 blog entries, 712 comments (0 Viewing)

Volvo Plans AI-enabled Vehicles by 2021

07/03/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Volvo, Autoliv, Zenuity, and NVIDIA will work together to create systems that can utilize deep learning, a form of artificial intelligence, to recogni...
Views: 40, Comments: 1
Last comment 07/07/2017 by Rixter

Based on Bitcoin: A New System for Online Security

06/25/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
MIT researchers have devised a new system to defend against online identity theft using the security machinery of Bitcoin. The new system has implicat...
Views: 163, Comments: 2
Last comment 07/04/2017 by James Stewart
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Electronic Product Design

112 blog entries, 445 comments (0 Viewing)

Plants Inspire Flexible Electronics

07/01/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers report that through mimicking the structure of the “powdery alligator-flag” plant, they have been able to make a graphene-base...
Views: 34, Comments: 0

New Channel Coding Method Developed for 5G Wireless Systems

06/30/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Scientists have developed a simple decoding algorithm enabling 5G wireless communications systems to operate in more challenging environments. The dev...
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Last comment 07/07/2017 by Rixter
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Electronic Components

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Mini Trooper Security Camera Wire-free and Wi-Fi Enabled

06/29/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
EVIZ Inc. is releasing a new smart home security choice with its first wire-free camera. The Mini Trooper, an indoor and outdoor home security camera...
Views: 61, Comments: 0

Cobalt Prices Skyrocket After Supply Deficit

05/30/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Cobalt is on the top of Canadian financier Wayne Tisdale’s list of new business opportunities. He has a talent for sensing shortages and creatin...
Views: 255, Comments: 10
Last comment 06/02/2017 by SolarEagle
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Display Technologies

103 blog entries, 336 comments (0 Viewing)

Touchable Tablet Helps the Visually Impaired Navigate

06/27/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
This lightweight, reconfigurable touchscreen tablet generates graphical information that can be ‘read’ with the user’s fingers. The...
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Graphene-based Transparent Electrodes for OLED Panels

04/30/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Graphene is being researched to be used to cool electronic chips, to develop extremely sensitive sensors, foldable pressure sensors, flexible antennas...
Views: 86, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/23/2017 by phoenix911
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Appliance Technology

85 blog entries, 604 comments (0 Viewing)

7 Billion Digital Assistants in Connected Devices by 2020

06/21/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The installed base of smartphones will be the main driver of this growth with Google Assistant launching across all Android lines. However, voice as a...
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IKEA Introduces Smart Home Lighting Products

04/17/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The smart lighting will allow consumers to choose the appropriate light for early morning, another for late evening, and a third for cooking or workin...
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Last comment 04/19/2017 by Brave Sir Robin
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Networking & Communications

103 blog entries, 1098 comments (0 Viewing)

Something Tells Me That Wasn’t Brad Pitt

06/17/2017 by M-ReeD
It is easy to develop an online relationship in this day and age. Maybe you frequent your favorite band’s fan page and discover a group of like-...
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Last comment 06/21/2017 by phoenix911

Air Traffic Control Upgrades Completed in New York

06/04/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Raytheon Co. says it completed a modernization program for air traffic control in the New York area six months ahead of schedule. The company replaced...
Views: 111, Comments: 0
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Acoustics & Audio Technology

85 blog entries, 617 comments (0 Viewing)

Google Launches DIY Artificial Intelligence Kit

05/10/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Using the voice recognition kit, the first kit to be released, makers could replace physical buttons and digital displays on household appliances or c...
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LG's Bluetooth Speaker Plays Music, Floats in the Air

01/17/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The futuristic Levitating Portable Speaker from LG Electronics is catching stares at CES 2017. The 360 degree omnidirectional speaker employs a turbin...
Views: 165, Comments: 3
Last comment 01/20/2017 by Mikerho
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Light & Laser Blog

137 blog entries, 1166 comments (0 Viewing)

LiDAR for the DIY and Hobbyist UAV Enthusiasts

04/25/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
There are now LiDAR options that cost in the hundreds of dollars — rather than in the thousands — that are good for do-it-yourselfers and...
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Laser Engraving Tips from the Experts

03/26/2017 by Epilog Laser
Need recommendations for solid hardwood engraving? Nervous about etching glass? Looking for inexpensive substrates to play around with? Experts fro...
Views: 355, Comments: 0
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Solutions for Industrial Computing

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Oh, The Humanity: You Can Now Instantly Kill A Computer For $50

12/08/2016 by Hannes
I recently took an interest in home defense—y’know, just in case. Inspired by a friend who lives way out in the country and keeps a Louisv...
Views: 521, Comments: 10
Last comment 12/10/2016 by Del the cat
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Webinar Calendar – January 2016

01/11/2016 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
Engineering360 has a great lineup of webinars each month. Learn about specific topics from industry experts, for free, from the comfort of your own...
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Meet the Team: Bryan DeLuca, Director of Content and Publishing at Electronics360

01/08/2016 posted in The CR4 Admin Blog
You may have seen a recent post about CES from Bryan DeLuca. There was some confusion over whether he was spamming CR4. That's not the case; he's part...
Views: 369, Comments: 2
Last comment 01/11/2016 by 70AARCuda

Webinar Calendar - December 2015

12/17/2015 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
December is halfway over, but there's still one more webinar on the Engineering360 calendar for 2015. Webinars allow you to learn about specific topi...
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Spotted on My Trail Camera

06/20/2015 posted in Animal Science
by SavvyExacta
Last month I set up a trail camera in a wooded part of my property. It's caught family members, a guy we don't know, and a few animals. I thought I'd...
Views: 908, Comments: 34
Last comment 06/23/2015 by IdeaSmith

AM Broadcasting: A Rebirth?

01/17/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Hannes
Picture this: you're an 8 year old on a Friday night in 1933, cross-legged on the floor next to your hulking, overheating Zenith console, impatientl...
Views: 609, Comments: 1
Last comment 01/18/2014 by Chankley

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