BOSCH: Automotive Equipment – New generation of ESP® sensors

Bosch sensor now measures yaw rate and acceleration simultaneously SMI540: Two sensor elements in one housing
· Monoaxial yaw sensor combined with biaxial, linear acceleration sensor
· First micromechanical sensor that simultaneously measures yaw rate and acceleration in SOIC16x housing
· Tilt measurement along the vehicle’s longitudinal axis makes new applications possible
The Bosch SMI540 is the world’s first micromechanical inertial measurement unit for vehicle dynamics control in low-cost SOIC16w housing. The unit opens up new development possibilities for the ESP® electronic stability program. The 3-D sensor simultaneously monitors three of a vehicle’s movement axes – two acceleration or inclination axes (ax, ay), and one axis of rotation (Ωz). Until now, at least two separate sensors were required for …

Read More » Comments Off

Open-source camera could revolutionize digital photography

Stanford scientists’ open-source camera could change photography by giving programmers anywhere the power to change camera features and create new possibilities.
Stanford photo scientists are out to reinvent digital photography with the introduction of an open-source digital camera, which will give programmers around the world the chance to create software that will teach cameras new tricks.
Marc Levoy, professor of Computer Science and of Electrical Engineering and graduate student Andrew Adams with the open source camera.
If the technology catches on, camera performance will be no longer be limited by the software that comes pre-installed by the manufacturer. Virtually all the features of the Stanford camera – focus, exposure, shutter speed, flash, etc. – are at the command …

Read More » 1 Comment »

Intel Introduces Core™ i7, Xeon® 3400 and First Core™ i5 Processors

Intel Corporation introduced several high-performance desktop and server processors, bringing the next level of integration and intelligence to computers.
The new Intel Core™ i5 processor family, two new Intel Core™ i7 processors and the Intel® Xeon processor 3400 series bring Intel’s latest Nehalem microarchitecture to mainstream desktop and entry server markets.
New Intel® Core™ Processors for Consumers
Formerly codenamed “Lynnfield,” these new chips are based on Intel’s award-winning Nehalem microarchitecture and are designed for consumers who need top-notch performance for digital media, productivity, gaming and other demanding applications. These processors, along with the new Intel P55 express chipset, are available today.
All processors are lead- and halogen-free1 and feature Intel® exclusive Turbo Boost Technology. The top-of-the-line Core i7 processors …

Read More » Comments Off

QNAP Expands VioStor Lineup with New VS-8000 Series High Performance Network Video Recorders

QNAP Security, a world class manufacturer of PC-less Network Video Recorder (NVR) solutions for the corporate security/surveillance market, today announced the expansion of its popular VioStor line with four new high performance desktop and rack-mounted models targeted at larger facilities.
The new VS-8000 series includes the rack mounted VS-8032U-RP and VS-8024U-RP, and the desktop tower VS-8032 and VS-8024. All four new models are high performance video surveillance systems that can simultaneously record video from up to 32/24 IP cameras on the network and are ideal solutions for large office buildings, shopping malls, or manufacturing facilities.
The embedded surveillance system allows each channel of video recording to have its own monitoring parameters including continuous recording, motion detection recording, …

Read More » Comments Off

EIZO Introduces DuraVision Series of Monitors for the Industrial Market

Eizo Nanao Corporation (EIZO) today introduced the DuraVision series of monitors for the industrial market. The first product will be the DuraVision FDX1001, a 10.4-inch color LCD monitor that is scheduled to go into mass production in mid-October.
In its “Mid-Term Business Plan” for fiscal years 2009 – 2011* released in March of this year, EIZO announced that one if its goals was to commence development of its industrial market operations and make it a new pillar of business for the company. In order to achieve this goal, EIZO established an Industrial Monitor Business Department which is working to build a flexible production system that can quickly meet customer demand for small lots, customized product specifications, …

Read More » Comments Off

Panasonic Introduces Its Latest Lumix G Series Digital Camera – The Lumix Dmc-Gf1

The LUMIX GF1, the world’s smallest and lightest system digital camera with built-in flash*, packs powerful DSLR and HD video capabilities into a sleek and easy-to-use compact body
Today, Panasonic announced the new LUMIX DMC-GF1, the latest addition to the award-winning LUMIX G Series, which debuts as the world’s smallest and lightest system digital camera with a built-in flash*.  The LUMIX DMC-GF1 distinguishes itself from previous models with its elegant, compact design reminiscent of classic film cameras, yet builds on Panasonic’s success with the revolutionary LUMIX G Series of digital interchangeable lens system cameras based on the Micro Four Thirds system standard. With its compact size, user-friendly design and ability to record High Definition (HD) video …

Read More » Comments Off
 Page 4 of 33  « First  ... « 2  3  4  5  6 » ...  Last »