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2014-04-01 20:21:32

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ztd4d8/real_time) has announced the addition of the "Real Time Locating Systems (RTLS, RFID, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, UWB, GPS, IR, NFER, ZigBee and Emerging Technologies) and Application Market - Forecasts to 2020" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ztd4d8/real_time ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The...

2014-04-01 16:27:07

DUBLIN, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zb7rsm/connectivity_chip) has announced the addition of the "Connectivity Chip Trends" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zb7rsm/connectivity_chip ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report analyzes and presents an overview of Connectivity Chips market worldwide. The report in addition provides...

Six New Dracula Ants From Madagascar
2014-03-31 15:41:31

Pensoft Publishers Six new species of Dracula ants from the Malagasy region have been discovered by scientists at the California Academy of Sciences. The discoveries, by postdoctoral fellow Masashi Yoshimura from Japan and curator of entomology Brian L. Fisher, represent a completely new twist in the typically rigid caste system of ants, where anatomy is typically destiny. The study was published in the open access journal ZooKeys. "The genus Mystrium is the most mysterious group within...

2014-03-31 08:33:55

Marvell's new 88EM8189 LED controller offers I2C control, low standby power, compatibility to phase cut dimmers and accelerates the transition of Smart lighting SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL) today announced its new AC/DC LED driver Integrated Circuit (IC), the Marvell® 88EM8189 featuring I(2)C compatible digital interface integration to connect with a networking microcontroller that runs a lighting control protocol, such as Zigbee, for Smart...

2014-03-30 23:03:59

CS &A explores the challenges and changes to semiconductor timing in its newest semiconductor timing market report series. Cupertino, California (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 Consulting Services & Associates LLC (CS &A) has released its latest market report and analysis series focused on semiconductor timing covering the results of CY2013 and forecasting through 2016. The latest series (5) of reports include; (1) Xtals and Oscillators, including quartz, SiMEMS, SAW, and All-Silicon...

2014-03-27 23:21:31

Small, future proof solution features concurrent support of ANT® and Bluetooth® low energy; RF regulatory certified and fully integrated for fast time-to-market. Cochrane, Alberta (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Dynastream Innovations Inc., the global leader in the development of wearable and wireless products, today announces the availability of the N548, the first dual protocol ANT® SoC (System on Chip) Module. Based on Nordic Semiconductor’s nRF51422 SoC, this 2.4 GHz solution...

2014-03-26 23:01:41

Garmin fenix 2 and Suunto Ambit 2 are the two hottest GPS sports watches on the market, but which one is better asks Heart Rate Watch Company? Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Suunto Ambit 2 and Garmin fenix 2 have been the two hottest GPS watches of the past several months says the Heart Rate Watch Company as they contrast the two watches. "These are the best two GPS watches ever made and Garmin is slightly more technologically advanced with Bluetooth Smart while Suunto has the...

2014-03-25 23:34:30

AvaLAN Wireless Systems, Inc., providers of outdoor long range industrial wireless Ethernet products, announced this week an improved and enhanced 5.8 GHz long range wireless Ethernet solutions. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 AvaLAN Wireless Systems, Inc., providers of outdoor long range industrial wireless Ethernet products, announced this week an improved and enhanced 5.8 GHz long range wireless Ethernet solutions. In response to the demand for these high speed 5.8 GHz solutions...

2014-03-24 23:24:24

RF Safe provides consumers up-to-date online access to thousands of news reports and studies archived over the last 16 years so cell phone users have all the cell phone radiation safety information needed to make informed decisions on cell phone radiation safety. Glenwood Springs, CO (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 RF SAFE is the world's premier provider of cell phone radiation protection accessories and informational data. Since 1998 RF (Radio Frequency) Safe has been dedicated to evolving...

2014-03-24 12:32:12

New mid-voltage power MOSFETs include lowest on-resistance 80-V and 100-V devices in TO-220 packages DALLAS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding its popular NexFET portfolio, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced 14 power MOSFETs in TO-220 and SON packages that support input voltages from 40 V to 100 V. The high-efficiency NexFETs include 40-V, 60-V, 80-V and 100-V N-channel devices that provide excellent thermal performance to a wide range of high-current motor control...


Latest Ant Reference Libraries

Myrmecology
2013-09-30 16:20:45

Myrmecology, a branch of entomology, is the study of ants that has focused on many factors about ants, including evolution and social systems. William Morton Wheeler first used the term myrmecology, but the study of ants predates the usage of the term, going back to ancient references of ants. Auguste Forel, a Swiss psychologist, conducted the first scientific studies of ants, focusing on the roles of instinct and learning in a society. He published Les fourmis de la Suisse in 1874 after...

Hodotermes
2013-08-13 11:32:19

Hodotermes is a genus that contains two species of African harvester termites known as H. mossambicus and H. erithreensis. The collective range of both species extends from some areas of South Africa through the savannas in East Africa to Palaearctic North Africa. Both species are subterraneous, nesting under the ground, but the nests of H. mossambicus can contain several sphere-shaped hives, and long tunnels connect the rooms of each nest. It is typical for all harvester termites to have...

Jack Jumper Ant, Myrmecia pilosula
2013-07-10 13:00:54

The jack jumper ant (Myrmecia pilosula), known by other names including the jumping jack or hopper ant, is a species of bull ant that can be found in Australia. Its range includes Tasmania, New South Wales, and rural areas of Victoria. This species is unique in that its genome only holds on set of chromosomes, which is the lowest number of chromosomes that any animal can hold. Like other bull ants, this species can build nests under rocks or under dirt mounds. The jack jumper reaches an...

Red Bull Ant, Myrmecia gulosa
2013-07-10 12:55:32

The red bull ant (Myrmecia gulosa), also known as “hoppy Joe” or the giant bull ant, is a species of bull ant that can be found in Eastern Australia. It was first described by Joseph Banks in 1770 and was one of the first insects to be described from Australia. Its nests are found underground and contain a network of extensive tunnels. The red bull ant reaches an average body length between .5 and 1.1 inches. Its thorax and head are typically reddish...

Inchman, Myrmecia forficate
2013-07-10 12:28:46

The inchman (Myrmecia forficate) is a species of bull ant that can be found in Australia, in a range that includes Tasmania and possibly southeastern areas of Australia. This species is gregarious, living in colonies like most other ant species, but it forages for food alone. Nests often go unseen and are typically found under rocks.  It reaches an average body length of up to one inch long, the trait from which it received its common name. The inchman is both a scavenger and a...

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