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2014-06-25 16:26:27

The novel design integrates multiple sensors, a Bluetooth® LE IC, and low power sensor hub microcontroller into a compact, lightweight form factor SANTA CLARA, Calif. and KYOTO, Japan, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ROHM Semiconductor has recently announced the development of a versatile wearable key device that provides unprecedented functionality, from counting the number of steps taken, estimating the number of calories consumed, and calculating distance to performing lock/unlock...

2014-06-25 12:35:01

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: 6 and 9 axis sensors: consumer inertial combos : Executive Summary onlyhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/manufacturing/axis_sensors_consumer_inertial_combos_executive_summary.html Combo sensors will almost triple from 2012 to 20132012 was seen by many as a turnkey year for consumer combo sensors, with high volume adoption in platforms such as Samsung Galaxy S smartphones....

2014-06-25 12:29:35

DALLAS, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report titled "Sensor Market in Consumer Healthcare by Sensor Type (Blood Pressure Sensor, Temperature Sensor, Image sensor, Heart rate sensor, Touch Sensor & Motion Sensor), by Application (Patient Monitoring, Therapeutic, Handheld and Homecare, & Fitness and wellness), by Geography - Analysis & Forecast to to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the sensor market in Consumer...

goose bumps
2014-06-25 05:33:12

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Emotions are often considered relative states that are difficult to measure. It may not be far off in the future, however, when scientists will be able to quantify emotional states. A team of researchers at KAIST in Daejeon, South Korea have developed a sensor that can directly measure the degree and occurrence of goose bumps, technically known as piloerection. This wearable device measures 20mm x 20mm. Goose bumps occur because of...

2014-06-24 23:06:42

The report provides in-depth data in terms of revenue and shipment for the forecast period of 2014 to 2022. Also covers drivers, industry trends, opportunities, key players, and competitive landscape (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/automotive-sensors-market-426.html). (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 According to a recent market research report of Automotive Sensor Market by Product, Application and Geography - Forecast & Analysis upto 2022, the global market is expected to...

New Technique Could Be Used To Produce 'Soft' Machines, Robots
2014-06-20 03:23:55

Emil Venere, Purdue University Researchers have developed a technique that might be used to produce "soft machines" made of elastic materials and liquid metals for potential applications in robotics, medical devices and consumer electronics. Such an elastic technology could make possible robots that have sensory skin and stretchable garments that people might wear to interact with computers or for therapeutic purposes. However, new manufacturing techniques must be developed before...

2014-06-18 23:02:27

Special application sensors are widely used in several applications, such as the sports & fitness sector, healthcare sector, and other sectors. The market for wireless sensors is segmented by product type, application, and geography. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/wireless-sensor-node-reports-4261521117.html (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Wireless sensor nodes are small electronic devices used in wireless sensor networks, which can be operated with a limited power source...

2014-06-17 16:20:23

DUBLIN, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hvdt6f/automotive_sensor) has announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Sensor (Pressure, temperature, level, speed, MEMS, oxygen, Nox) Market - Forecasts to 2022" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The future demand of sensors in diverse automotive is highly dependent on advanced sensor technologies such as MEMS sensors, wireless sensors,...

2014-06-17 12:23:14

MIT Researchers Make Novel, High Sensitivity Optical Sensors that Swell When Exposed to a Target Gas -- Potential Industrial, Security, Environmental, and Medical Applications WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using microscopic polymer light resonators that expand in the presence of specific gases, researchers at MIT's Quantum Photonics Laboratory have developed new optical sensors with predicted detection levels in the parts-per-billion range. Optical sensors are...

2014-06-16 16:27:13

MagnaChip secures magnetic field sensing technology for mobile, consumer, industrial and automotive applications SEOUL, South Korea and CUPERTINO, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip") (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, announced that it has signed a patent license agreement with SENIS AG, a manufacturer of magnetic field and current measurement instruments based in...


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