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Measurement Specialties Releases New Piezoresistive Silicon Pressure Sensor for Use in Harsh Applications

Measurement Specialties Releases New Piezoresistive Silicon Pressure Sensor for Use in Harsh Applications

Measurement Specialties, now part of TE Connectivity, has released a new small profile, media compatible, piezoresistive silicon pressure sensor. The rugged 85BC is ideal for use in harsh applications including medical instruments, process control, fresh and waste water measurements, partial vacuum gas measurement, pressure transmitters and tank level systems. [More]
Renesas Debuts New Touch Sensing Starter Kit for RX113 Group of 32-Bit Microcontrollers

Renesas Debuts New Touch Sensing Starter Kit for RX113 Group of 32-Bit Microcontrollers

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced its new touch sensing starter kit (part# Y-RX113CAPT01) for the RX113 Group of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), which incorporate capacitive touch sensor intellectual property (IP) that enables high sensitivity, high noise immunity, and excellent water resistance. [More]
BinMaster Introduces Plugged Chute Detector to Detect Blockages in Transportation of Granular Material

BinMaster Introduces Plugged Chute Detector to Detect Blockages in Transportation of Granular Material

The new BinMaster plugged chute detector is a pressure switch specifically designed to alert when a chute becomes clogged with material. It features a heavy spring and rugged diaphragm material that makes it ideal for use in chutes transporting flowing grain, seed, feed or other granular or pelleted materials. [More]
Artiphon with Force-Sensitive Fretboard Mimics Multiple Instruments

Artiphon with Force-Sensitive Fretboard Mimics Multiple Instruments

Artiphon, a Nashville music technology startup with its ‘everything instrument,’ has tapped two engineering student teams to tackle specific design issues as their senior design projects. [More]
Festo Introduces New Portable Air-Flow Analyser

Festo Introduces New Portable Air-Flow Analyser

The new air-flow analyser from Festo offers transparency in portable form. Contained in a handy case, this mobile measuring device can be used to measure pressure and flow rates even in system areas that are hard to reach. Thanks to a universal data logger and operator software, the data can be evaluated and stored on any normal PC. Reducing costs thus becomes very straightforward. [More]
Kistler Introduces New Single Channel Measuring Amplifier for Piezoresistive Pressure Sensors

Kistler Introduces New Single Channel Measuring Amplifier for Piezoresistive Pressure Sensors

Kistler’s new single channel measuring amplifier for piezoresistive pressure sensors is suitable for a wide range of applications using high-accuracy measurements with digitally compensated sensors. [More]
vivo Selects Cypress TrueTouch® Capacitive Touchscreen Controller for Y29 Smartphone

vivo Selects Cypress TrueTouch® Capacitive Touchscreen Controller for Y29 Smartphone

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. today announced that its TrueTouch® capacitive touchscreen controller was selected by premium Chinese smartphone brand, vivo, for its next-generation vivo Y29 smartphone. Cypress's TMA545 controller provides an easy-wake letter gesture feature that enables the user to wake the phone's screen from sleep-mode and open a common application by simply drawing a letter on the screen with a finger. An example would be tracing the letter "C" on the screen to wake the phone and open the camera. [More]
New Amorphous-Silicon TFT LCD Module with Bonded "Wet & Glove" PCAP Touch Sensor

New Amorphous-Silicon TFT LCD Module with Bonded "Wet & Glove" PCAP Touch Sensor

Leading LCD supplier Tianma NLT America is introducing a new touch screen technology developed by NLT Technologies, Ltd. The company's new 8.4-inch XGA is an amorphous-silicon thin-film-transistor (TFT) liquid crystal display (LCD) module with a "Wet & Glove" PCAP (projected capacitive) touch sensor bonded to the front. [More]
Finetech Japan: Konica Minolta to Highlight Metal Mesh Touch Panel Sensor Film

Finetech Japan: Konica Minolta to Highlight Metal Mesh Touch Panel Sensor Film

Konica Minolta, Inc. is going to show, as technology showcase, prototype of metal mesh transparent conductive film by inkjet process and touch panel sensor film under development at the 25th Finetech Japan (April 8-10, Tokyo Big Sight; Booth No. 45-42). [More]
Measurement Specialties Introduces Low Power, Gel Filled Pressure Sensor for Depth Measurement

Measurement Specialties Introduces Low Power, Gel Filled Pressure Sensor for Depth Measurement

Measurement Specialties, now part of TE Connectivity, has released the MS5837-30BA, a low power, compact, gel filled pressure sensor with an I(2)C bus interface and high resolution of 2 mm for depth measurement in various rugged environments. [More]