Disposable wireless bandages merge medical and IoT
London, UK. Sensium Healthcare has released a line of wireless bandages that can monitor patient vitals for up to five days. The disposable SensiumVitals patches resemble Band-Aids and monitor heart rate, respiration, and body temperature, wirelessly transmitting the readings to nurse's stations or ...
First photonics technology report on automotive industry
The first market report analysing the use of photonics in the automotive industry will be released in December
Measuring the sun''s coronal green line from Earth
Combining a robust, classically designed coronagraph with liquid-crystal-based focal plane instrumentation enables effective Earth-based observations of the sun''s corona.
uCertify upgrades its Exam Simulation PrepKit for the MCSE 2003 exam
uCertify (June 07, 2005) uCertify, a leading IT certification exams preparation and training solutions provider, has upgraded its Exam Simulation PrepKit for the MCSE 2003 exam (70-296).
XeroCoat's antireflective material might add zeros to the bottom line, megawatts to the power line
Anyone who''s been driving yield enhancement in a chip fab, conversion efficiencies in solar cells and modules or productivity improvements in either sector knows that a few percent here, a few percent there can add up to millions of dollars in savings or improved bottom-line margins.
Random Roads Less Travelled
A uniform city street plan may produce heavy traffic everywhere, whereas a random network of road connections leaves some roads open, according to a mathematical model. Image: A. Chesseron & I. Neri/Univ. of Montpellier 2
The fibre provider
IPG Photonics is synonymous with the field of fibre lasers, and has been for 20 years, as Warren Clark discovers
MIT develop robotic hand extension
A robotic extension to the human hand has been developed at one of the most respected scientific institutions in the US which could help with everyday tasks and widen the applications of robotics. R...
Is RAID Fading Into The Sunset?
With the arrival of faster networks and SSDs, RAID can no longer keep up. Data protection alternatives such as replication and erasure codes are gaining traction.
The Bloch Wave effect
Periodic reflections result in a dip in insertion loss in PCB traces.
Google Brings Portable Native Client To Chrome
Developers can now compile native C and C++ code to run in Chrome across different hardware architectures.
PernixData FVP Clusters Server Flash To Add Performance In Virtualized Environments
With PernixData FVP software, multiple servers'' flash and SSDs can be clustered to form a high-performance storage tier supporting virtualized environments without the need for changing customers'' hardware.