Minecraft teachs renewable energy to housebound students
Together with Minecraft and Blockworks, EIT InnoEnergy has made Lumen, a game-based learning module that teaches youth about sustainable and renewable energy, available via Minecraft: Education Edition to celebrate Earth Day 2020.
Tech solutions designed to help NHS staff relieve stress
In these times of national emergency, it is important that we all do whatever we can to help those who are battling on the front line to help keep us safe; Welltek has taken the initiative to provide technology based furniture to a London NHS hospital.
Make 5G Field Test a Reality
Get a head start on field tests for new 5G deployments. Order our free 5G field test poster. Discover which RF field tests cover different parts of the 5G ecosystem. Keysight’s FieldFox handheld analyzer equipped with 5G NR software can assist with your early deployments. It easily handles 5G NR EMF measurements, coverage mapping, SSB indexing, and much more.
Electrolytic capacitor opens up product design options
An ultra-thin polymer electrolytic capacitor that represents a totally new capacitor form factor is in stock at distributor New Yorker Electronics.
Cobham clinches MoD GNSS anti-jam contract
Cobham Aerospace Connectivity has been awarded a contract by the UK MOD’s Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) to research Advanced Anti-Jam techniques for the protection of navigation signals received from the Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS).
2020 trends in thermal challenges in the LED industry
New research from Future Facilities, maker of the 6SigmaET thermal simulation software, has revealed the top challenges and trends in the LED industry for 2020.
Sensors are at the heart of robotic mobility disruption
“Disruption is coming to our streets and cities” said Pierre Cambou, Principal analyst, Imaging, at Yole. “Mobility has defined the way humans have organised their society for ages and our world is currently being reimagined around a new generation of robotic vehicles. They appeared insignificant two years ago when we published our first report on the matter, today they are on the brink of changing the world as we know...
Hot performance and cool operation for EV motors
The market for Electric Vehicles (EVs) is set to exceed $1,000bn by 2030 but potential consumers are still concerned with range, cost and safety. Whilst this draws attention initially to the battery, an equally important factor and unifying component of electric vehicles is the electric motor and its effective thermal management.
Isolation pods to rescue COVID-19 patients in remote areas
Three European Air Forces have deployed single patient isolation pods to rescue COVID-19 patients from remote areas. In record time, the EpiShuttle is now in service with The Scottish Royal Air Force, The Royal Norwegian Air Force, the Royal Danish Air Force and the German Air Ambulance DRF.
Acquisition expands IoT wireless platform
Silicon Labs has announced that it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement with Redpine Signals to acquire the company’s Wi-Fi and Bluetooth business, development center in Hyderabad, India, and extensive patent portfolio for $308 million in cash. This acquisition will expand Silicon Labs' IoT wireless platform.