Embedded http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8229/more en ZANO Mini Swarming Drone Funded on Kickstarter http://machinedesign.com/zano-mini-swarming-drone-funded-kickstarter <div class="node-body link-body">Here’s yet another Kickstarter success story in the form of a miniature quadrotor from the UK called ZANO. They just met their funding goal, and are aiming to release the first units this year. Designed specifically as a tiny video capture platform, their tagline says it all: “Taking Your Selfies to New Heights”.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://machinedesign.com/site-files/machinedesign.com/files/DronesVideoPromo.jpg?1421770984" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/zano-mini-swarming-drone-funded-kickstarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Embedded Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:21:00 +0000 45581 at http://machinedesign.com High-Rise Chips Avoid Conventional IC Limitations http://machinedesign.com/embedded/high-rise-chips-avoid-conventional-ic-limitations <div class="node-body article-body">An engineering team at Stanford University has devised a way to improve computer chips by making them taller. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/high-rise-chips-avoid-conventional-ic-limitations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/high-rise-chips-avoid-conventional-ic-limitations#comments Embedded Semiconductor News Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:26:00 +0000 45261 at http://machinedesign.com Summit Next-Generation Supercomputer http://machinedesign.com/summit-next-generation-supercomputer <div class="node-body link-body">Supercomputers like Summit, the one ORNL will get in 2017, let researchers address challenging problems, such as recreating shear-wave perturbations inside the Earth due to seismic activity. It will have at least five times the performance of Titan, the largest supercomputer currently housed at ORNL.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://machinedesign.com/site-files/machinedesign.com/files/Summit.jpg?1418318599" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/summit-next-generation-supercomputer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Embedded Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:22:00 +0000 45161 at http://machinedesign.com Fanless Industrial Grade Computers Feature Anti-Vibration Components http://machinedesign.com/embedded/fanless-industrial-grade-computers-feature-anti-vibration-components <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Teguar Computers released the TP-3010-19AIO and TP-3010-22AIO, two all-in-one touch screen fanless computers with core i3/15/i7 processors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/fanless-industrial-grade-computers-feature-anti-vibration-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/fanless-industrial-grade-computers-feature-anti-vibration-components#comments Products Embedded Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:03:00 +0000 44401 at http://machinedesign.com Rugged SBC Integrates Intel i7 Quad-Core Processor http://machinedesign.com/embedded/rugged-sbc-integrates-intel-i7-quad-core-processor <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The C163 from Aitech Defense Systems is a rugged 6U VME SBC based on the 4th generation Intel Core i7 quad-core (Haswell) processor family. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/rugged-sbc-integrates-intel-i7-quad-core-processor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/rugged-sbc-integrates-intel-i7-quad-core-processor#comments Products Embedded Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:27:00 +0000 41731 at http://machinedesign.com MEMS Accelerometers Ideal for Low Current Applications http://machinedesign.com/embedded/mems-accelerometers-ideal-low-current-applications <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Silicon Designs introduced the Model 1410, a family of digital pulse density output MEMS variable capacitive (VC) accelerometers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/mems-accelerometers-ideal-low-current-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/mems-accelerometers-ideal-low-current-applications#comments Products Embedded Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:34:00 +0000 41591 at http://machinedesign.com Modular Multiplexer Connects Up to 250 Devices http://machinedesign.com/embedded/modular-multiplexer-connects-250-devices <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The MSE 1000 modular multiplexer from HEIDENHAIN now features transistor–transistor logic (TTL) and inductive and analog interface modules. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/modular-multiplexer-connects-250-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/modular-multiplexer-connects-250-devices#comments Products Embedded Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:17:00 +0000 41571 at http://machinedesign.com Haptic Kit Features BLE to Prototype ERM Motors and LRAs http://machinedesign.com/embedded/haptic-kit-features-ble-prototype-erm-motors-and-lras <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instruments’ Haptic Bluetooth Kit (DRV2605EVM-BT) helps enable designers to prototype eccentric rotating mass (ERM) motor and linear resonant actuator (LRA) haptic affects. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/haptic-kit-features-ble-prototype-erm-motors-and-lras" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/haptic-kit-features-ble-prototype-erm-motors-and-lras#comments Products Embedded Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:00 +0000 41521 at http://machinedesign.com 1.7 kV SiC Half Bridge Module Simplifies Two-Level Topologies http://machinedesign.com/embedded/17-kv-sic-half-bridge-module-simplifies-two-level-topologies <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cree’s all-silicon carbide (SiC) 1.7 kV half-bridge module has 8 mΩ on-resistance and is encased in a standard 62-mm housing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/17-kv-sic-half-bridge-module-simplifies-two-level-topologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/17-kv-sic-half-bridge-module-simplifies-two-level-topologies#comments Products Embedded Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:18:00 +0000 41491 at http://machinedesign.com Transformers Feature Flexible, Open-Frame Design http://machinedesign.com/embedded/transformers-feature-flexible-open-frame-design <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Lighting Ballast Transformer Series from Innovative Power help regulate voltage to start lighting systems and regulate current for efficient operation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/embedded/transformers-feature-flexible-open-frame-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/embedded/transformers-feature-flexible-open-frame-design#comments Products Embedded Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:52:00 +0000 41481 at http://machinedesign.com