Recent Articles

October 7, 2014 10:00 am
Lindsay Hock, Managing Editor
Imagine your religious beliefs lied between you and your life. This is what happened in mid-April to Julie Penoyer, a 50-year-old U.K. heart patient and Jahovah’s Witness. Following her ...         
October 6, 2014 11:07 am
Lindsay Hock, Managing Editor, R&D
Oscilloscope technology is developing at a fast pace with more features packed into smaller and less expensive packages, providing engineers with more choices in the expanding marketplace. Recent market analysis from TechNavio notes the ...
October 3, 2014 1:10 pm
Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass
A plush toy with an accompanying app, TROBO was designed by two engineers, and fathers, with backgrounds in the theme park and video game industries doing projects for Disney, Lego, and Electronic Arts ...       
October 3, 2014 12:21 pm
Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy
SeaBotix, a manufacturer of MiniROV systems, has clientele in various industries worldwide. While the defense industry makes up about 75% of its business, SeaBotix also caters to law enforcement, the aquaculture industry, National Geographic ...
October 3, 2014 10:31 am
Marcellino Gemelli, Head of Business Development, Bosch Sensortec
Sensor fusion is used to collect data from multiple sensors, and through some local reprocessing, can reduce the amount of data that is transmitted from the sensors to whatever it is they need to transmit it to. It could be a hub inside a ...
October 3, 2014 10:06 am
Satya Dixit, Senior Director, Systems & Applications Engineering, ROHM Semiconductor America
Sensors and communication are being integrated into a greater number of devices, leading to unprecedented connectivity and the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT combines instantaneous data from various sensors ...   
October 2, 2014 10:33 am
David Mantey, Editor-in-Chief
As Atomo Diagnostics CEO John Kelly ran into packaging problems and issues with user instructions, he found that the engineers behind the company’s award-winning AtomoRapid self-test device might be too smart for their own good ...  
September 30, 2014 5:25 pm
Bob Witwer, VP Advanced Technology, Honeywell Aerospace
The gas turbine engine is unarguably one of the most complicated pieces of high tech machinery in the world. However, like many other deeply complicated and technical topics, the basics of gas turbine engine operation can be grasped by ...
September 30, 2014 5:06 pm
Melissa Fassbender, Managing Editor
Traditionally, motion capture systems cost between $30,000 and half a million, explains Mike Sutherland, vice president of technology at YEI Technology. That was until his team at YEI developed a fully wireless system for ...   
September 30, 2014 9:48 am
David Mantey, Editor-in-Chief
After more than two-and-a-half years of development work and onsite testing, John Kelly, CEO of Sydney, Australia-based Atomo Diagnostics, believes that his company has developed the test platform, AtomoRapid, to address critical ...  
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