2020-11-24 - Craig Shultz

Make touchscreen interfaces easier to use with surface haptics technology

Software-defined surface haptics technology makes display devices with touch interfaces easier to use and more intuitive.

2020-10-14 - Chang Fei Yee

Study of fiber weave effect on PCB with 3DEM modelling

This article studies the fiber weave effect on PCB in terms of mode conversion and differential insertion loss due to…

2020-10-06 - Bill Schweber

Reed relays switch to new designs, applications

Ancient electromechanical components still have an irreplaceable role...

2020-08-10 - Nitin Dahad

Adaptive listening sensor ‘learns’ background noise

Piezoelectric MEMS technology company Vesper has announced its next generation microphone based on a listening sensor which ‘learns’ from background…

2020-05-13 - Bill Schweber

Terahertz waves and acoustic modulation: A datalink “Odd Couple”?

Researchers have mixed two radically different forms of energy waves, using laser-generated acoustic pulses to modulate terahertz waves generated by…

2017-08-10 - Paul Rako

Testing the Fluke meters

Making a bad design efficiently is not an optimal business practice. Thing is, engineers value on trusted brands so maybe…

2017-08-10 - Paul Rako

How to deal with battery corrosion in Fluke meters

The 1,000V ratings make the Fluke meter safe to use on higher voltages, but its battery terminals aren't as well-designed…

2017-07-19 - Jay Davis

Tape trick solves hard-to-read parts dilemma

Loose parts in the tool box can be nearly impossible to read, even under bright light and high magnification. To…

2017-07-18 - Murata

Crystal unit claims smallest footprint

The XRCTD37M400FXQ50R0 series is based on Murata's package technology and high grade quartz crystal elements that helps it achieve its…

2017-07-18 - Brian Dipert

Note 7 recall: Samsung’s expensive, enduring lesson

Going forward, Samsung is instituting an eight-point plan in the hopes of avoiding more multi-billion dollar recall and programme cancellation…