The magnetic rotary encoder family, AS5134, has been expanded, is fully qualified to AEC-Q100 and is specifically designed for brushless DC sensing in automotive applications in an ambient temperature range up to 150°C.
Eaton's iProx Clone is an inductive proximity sensor featuring programmable characteristics such as adjustable output delay, speed detection and the ability to ‘clone’ sensor configurations.
Userful Corporation says that in the past year its software that allows up to 10 people to work from one computer has saved 29,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions, the equivalent of taking more than 5000 cars off the road.
Redfern Integrated Optics has secured an additional $7.5 million in funding which will help the company target growth in optical sensing markets. Led by Southern Cross Venture Partners, the round also included Tallwood Venture Capital and Jolimont Capital as investors.
Markets for displays, signage, lighting, RFID tags, sensors, solar panels, batteries and other products manufactured using printing technology will reach $30.1 billion by 2015, according to a report from NanoMarkets.
Furniture that uses sensors and wireless technology to change colour when sat on is claimed to make sitting more comfortable and people feel wonderful
Interworld Electronics carries a large range of panel PCs. Panel PCs include an LCD monitor and a built-in full function single board computer to provide a rugged and versatile compact user workstation that can be used for industrial control, medical and point-of-sale applications. The ultra-slim, compact structure makes them a suitable choice when space is limited.
Researchers from the University of South Australia's Wearable Computer Laboratory developed a garment-integrated electronic technology that can tell what you last wore, where you've worn it, what accessories you wore and when you last washed it
Mouser Electronics has announced it is the sole stocking distributor of the Avago Technologies small surface mount digital colour sensor.
Digi-Key Corporation and Ledil have signed a worldwide distribution agreement.
The market for printed and organic sensors will reach $2.3 billion by 2015, according to a study by NanoMarkets LC. The report is the next in the firm's ongoing coverage of thin film, organic and printed electronics.
Mouser Electronics has expanded its distribution agreement with Meder Electronic to include the global marketplace.