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Some Questions About My Infrared Remote Controller Design

03/22/2017 by nilina
Hi! I wonder if it is suitable to post this question here? Since it's about remote problems. Have anyone ever designed an infrared remote controller?...
Views: 185, Comments: 7
Last comment 03/24/2017 by James Stewart

How To Use Same Modscan Software for Data Logging and Graphics

03/18/2017 by Fardan
Hi all, Is it possible to use modscan to save the real time data and presenting graphs? I am trying to connect with the controller thru modbus with r...
Views: 124, Comments: 9
Last comment 03/22/2017 by Iris

Locate Cell Phone Using the Phone Number

03/12/2017 by roy hammy
I work part time in the asset recovery business and for the main part people call to have us pick up an asset that is in financial distress. However s...
Views: 719, Comments: 10
Last comment 03/14/2017 by IQ

Coax Cable Spec's?

03/05/2017 by NSS
There is a coil of coax that all it says is Carol C5208 and I can not find any data on it anywhere. Anyone?
Views: 255, Comments: 11
Last comment 03/27/2017 by JWthetech
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Light & Laser Blog

136 blog entries, 1165 comments (0 Viewing)

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: 109, Comments: 0

Do-it-Yourself Camera Detects Land Mines

03/23/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The DOLPi is an affordable Raspberry Pi-based polarization camera that can be used to see polarized light. Users gain the ability to detect unseen obj...
Views: 182, Comments: 23
Last comment 03/27/2017 by James Stewart
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Electronic Components

123 blog entries, 689 comments (0 Viewing)

Bluetooth Chip is Reportedly Smallest Available

03/21/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Swiss-based Swatch Group has introduced a Bluetooth chip that is reportedly the smallest available. The tiny EM9304 Bluetooth chip functions as a comp...
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Port Controller Aggregator Helps Reduce I/O Routing Requirements

02/24/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The extraordinary adoption and number of design-ins for field-programmable logic arrays (FPGAs) — in many cases, pushing microprocessors, and DS...
Views: 87, Comments: 0
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Data Acquisition

108 blog entries, 709 comments (1 Viewing)

Liquid Volumetric Displays of 3D Images

03/16/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new volumetric display with laser-generated microbubble voxels enables a 3D image to appear in a columnar display instead of on a flat surface witho...
Views: 65, Comments: 1
Last comment 03/16/2017 by Rixter

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: 256, Comments: 14
Last comment 01/15/2017 by Andrew Westman
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Electronic Product Design

106 blog entries, 440 comments (0 Viewing)

DIY Bio-bots Use 3D Printing

03/02/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers have developed a recipe that allows others to duplicate a class of walking robots with muscle cells and controlled with electrical and opt...
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The 'Right to Repair" Your Devices May Become Law

02/01/2017 by HUSH
Who owns your cell phone? Your computer? Your fitness tracker? It’s seems like an obvious answer to a stupid question. If I bought something, I...
Views: 789, Comments: 20
Last comment 02/06/2017 by Charlie Greenwood
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Appliance Technology

83 blog entries, 591 comments (0 Viewing)

Electrically Reversible Magnetism

02/27/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
By designing a particular non-metal, the scientists were able to achieve a multiferroic state where magnetism can be manipulated with an electric fiel...
Views: 151, Comments: 1
Last comment 03/01/2017 by Andrew Westman

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: 387, Comments: 3
Last comment 01/06/2017 by Rixter
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Display Technologies

101 blog entries, 335 comments (0 Viewing)

Sharp Eyes $7 Billion Plant Investment

02/23/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Sharp will take the lead in the joint construction of a liquid crystal display panel plant in the U.S. with Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, an exec...
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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: 260, Comments: 16
Last comment 01/04/2017 by phoenix911
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Wireless Technology Blog

119 blog entries, 2487 comments (0 Viewing)

Get Ahead in RF & Antenna Design

02/16/2017 by SavvyExacta
Interested in simulation for space hardware, broadband macromodeling, interference modeling, synthesis tools, or real-time location tracking? CST has...
Views: 122, Comments: 0

U.S. Consumer Agency Calls for Higher Safety Standards in Lithium-ion Batteries

02/14/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The lithium-ion battery used in HP notebook computers were recalled because they can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Now, federal officials ar...
Views: 43, Comments: 0
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Acoustics & Audio Technology

84 blog entries, 617 comments (0 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: 88, Comments: 3
Last comment 01/20/2017 by Mikerho

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: 146, Comments: 0
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Networking & Communications

100 blog entries, 1089 comments (0 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: 256, Comments: 14
Last comment 01/13/2017 by James Stewart
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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 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: 388, 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: 231, Comments: 1
Last comment 04/07/2016 by ci139
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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: 332, 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: 859, 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: 574, Comments: 1
Last comment 01/18/2014 by Chankley