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Which Resonator Should I Choose For My Radio?

01/09/2017 by afdsgag123
Hello I want to design a mini radio, as it is one of my homework.. But as I don't quite clearly know about the resonators, I want to ask for your he...
Views: 310, Comments: 8
Last comment 01/17/2017 by 67model

Pop3 Mail Client Hardware

01/04/2017 by parimalam
Hi all, Very good morning. Happy New year Greetings. I am looking for hardware with firmware to use only for email and email with attachment. no oth...
Views: 254, Comments: 15
Last comment 01/06/2017 by Deefburger

Lost Satellite, Satlink WS-6979

12/29/2016 by Chook
Hi everybody, I am attempting to remedy a satellite connection failure on a remote site. I have the alignment OK but the Satlink WS-6979 gives me the...
Views: 229, Comments: 13
Last comment 12/30/2016 by Andrew Westman

Wireless Controller for 120-V Hoist

12/26/2016 by 8320
I need help locating a wireless controller for a 120V hoist. I've been Googling it, but haven't found a solution yet. This is for a prop that we're bu...
Views: 285, Comments: 24
Last comment 12/30/2016 by 8320
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Acoustics & Audio Technology

84 blog entries, 614 comments (1 Viewing)

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: 12, Comments: 0

From the Man Who Invented Wireless In-ear Technology

12/06/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
When you invent something truly revolutionary, you may find imperfections that make you take a second look. This article profiles Stephen Ambrose, who...
Views: 125, Comments: 0
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Networking & Communications

100 blog entries, 1089 comments (1 Viewing)

Bridging the Industrial IoT Gap With Learning Tools For Engineers, Students and Makers

01/15/2017 by Heiko Luckhaupt
Heiko Luckhaupt, Industry Sector Marketing Manager at RS Components discusses the gap between the IoT and the industrial world and a new open Arduino-...
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When Alexa Goes Wild

01/11/2017 by HUSH
In 2008—back when we were still sticking GPS units and mounts to our windshields like cavemen—I owned a Magellan GPS that included voice r...
Views: 209, Comments: 14
Last comment 01/13/2017 by James Stewart
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Data Acquisition

107 blog entries, 708 comments (0 Viewing)

Iridium: The Audacious SatComm Network That (Almost) Couldn't

01/13/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A bold plan conceived in the late 1980s almost didn't happen. Iridium, a worldwide satellite-based communications system, is a project so large and au...
Views: 156, Comments: 14
Last comment 01/15/2017 by Andrew Westman

The Coming of Smart Microphones

10/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
In the future, voice may become the standard interface for controlling most devices. Key to that development will be smart microphones with built-in h...
Views: 173, Comments: 1
Last comment 10/09/2016 by Rixter
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Appliance Technology

82 blog entries, 590 comments (0 Viewing)

Smartphones in 2017 and Beyond

01/04/2017 by MaggieMc
As we move into the new year, it’s ‘out with the old, in with the new.’ In this case, “the new” are the latest and great...
Views: 287, Comments: 3
Last comment 01/06/2017 by Rixter

Which Smartphone Are You? Android vs Apple

12/13/2016 by MaggieMc
I promise this blog will not provide a smartphone personality quiz, but researchers from the UK can. The study, publicized by Lancaster University, ex...
Views: 288, Comments: 38
Last comment 12/16/2016 by phoenix911
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Display Technologies

100 blog entries, 335 comments (0 Viewing)

Wearable Display Lets You Watch TV While You Work

01/02/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Vufine+ is a wearable display developed by a small, creative company dedicated to building simple and accessible wearable technology. The gadget's pri...
Views: 213, Comments: 16
Last comment 01/04/2017 by phoenix911

The Latest in Back-to-School Fashion?

08/31/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Smart kids (and adults, too!) may just be sporting "smart" clothes — if not this September, then soon. Researchers predict the smart clothing ma...
Views: 236, Comments: 1
Last comment 08/31/2016 by SolarEagle
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Electronic Product Design

104 blog entries, 420 comments (0 Viewing)

Flexible Display Shipments to Increase in 2017

12/31/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A recent release reveals that as more smartphone manufacturers build designs using flexible display technology, shipments of flexible displays are exp...
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Rugged Tablets Help Firefighters Respond from the Field

12/01/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Fire departments in Pennsylvania and Texas have decided to replace their old bulky laptops with modern lightweight, rugged tablet PCs. The firefighter...
Views: 104, Comments: 0
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Wireless Technology Blog

117 blog entries, 2487 comments (0 Viewing)

Perspectives on 5G: Standards for 5G

12/13/2016 by SavvyExacta
As telecommunications providers ramp up their drives for 5G wireless demonstration projects, we’re bombarded with piecemeal news about advances...
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How Doctors Will Use Smartwatches to Increase Patient Care

12/09/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new aspect of the monitoring system involves the use of smartwatches that can link to the metabolic monitors that are used with patients in intensiv...
Views: 119, Comments: 2
Last comment 12/10/2016 by vsar
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Solutions for Industrial Computing

185 blog entries, 748 comments (0 Viewing)

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

12/08/2016 by Jonathan Fuller
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: 324, Comments: 10
Last comment 12/10/2016 by Del the cat

Programmable Digital Power Control

04/06/2016 by SavvyExacta
The digital power IC market is forecast to grow more than 40% year over year until 2019. Applications outside of the server and telecommunication sec...
Views: 215, Comments: 1
Last comment 04/07/2016 by ci139
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Electronic Components

120 blog entries, 689 comments (0 Viewing)

Human Cells Inspire Next-gen Lithium-sulphur Batteries

11/20/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
As consumers demand more juice from rechargeable batteries without compromising size, researchers continue to push the performance of batteries to new...
Views: 133, Comments: 1
Last comment 11/29/2016 by JPOWERS

Smartwatch Turns Your Wrist into Joystick

11/15/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Dartmouth College researchers have designed a smartwatch that uses single-hand gestures, allowing your wrist to function as a joystick. Called WristWh...
Views: 289, Comments: 1
Last comment 11/16/2016 by Anonymous Poster
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Light & Laser Blog

131 blog entries, 1129 comments (0 Viewing)

Lasers + Food = Fun

10/23/2016 by Epilog Laser
Sometimes you need a laser to etch/engrave tools, parts or other electronic components. Sometimes you need to use a laser to cut out gears, gaskets or...
Views: 669, Comments: 10
Last comment 10/31/2016 by Andy Germany

How to Engrave a Photo on an iPad or iPhone

09/18/2016 by Epilog Laser
You just got a new tablet and you want to make it your own. Sure, a couple lines of laser engraved text or your initials are nice, but does it really...
Views: 901, Comments: 4
Last comment 09/22/2016 by Epilog Laser
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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...
Views: 427, Comments: 0

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: 316, 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: 839, Comments: 34
Last comment 06/23/2015 by IdeaSmith

AM Broadcasting: A Rebirth?

01/17/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
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...
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Last comment 01/18/2014 by Chankley