“Some of the tablet players are bringing in technology that Apple oversaw”

With the growing popularity of tablets world over, computer maker Acer too is planning to roll out its tablets in India in the next few months. The company expects tablets to...

Optical Networks Create Huge Demand

Although optical networks have been in existence for many years now, optical communication technologies are continuously evolving. Keeping in sync, optical testing is looking for high-speed, high-performance, all-in-one type and accurate...

“Gaming is emerging as the third pillar of entertainment”

Microsoft’s Kinect for Xbox 360 has redefined the way gamers interact with their gaming and entertainment console. Claimed to be one of the fastest selling gadgets in history, it takes gaming...

“Consumers want to associate with environment-friendly products”

Japanese consumer electronics manufacturer Panasonic is one company implementing the green initiative quite seriously in India. It plans to become the No. 1 green innovation company in the electronics industry by...

Test & Measurement: Exciting Times Ahead

New human interface devices like touch, gesture and speech recognition will take centre stage this decade, making it possible to analyse data like never before UMA BANSALMARCH 2011: Test and measurement (T&M)...

MOVIE MAKER

Like real movies, this circuit makes use of a characteristic of the human eye and brain known as the persistence of vision. A sequence of still pictures is projected onto a...

MOTOR CONTROL THROUGH PWM

Motion control plays a vital role in industrial automation. It is required in manufacturing plants of industries like chemical, pharmaceutical, plastic and textile. And it may be a flat-belt application, flow-control...

Call Bell With Welcome Indication

Here is a simple call bell circuit that displays a welcome message when somebody presses the call bell switch momentarily. The alphanumeric display can be fitted near the call bell switch. The...

“Unified communications is going to become a key competitive advantage”

Building on a heritage of more than a hundred years of voice communications excellence, Siemens Enterprise Communications is one of the global leaders in unified communication solutions. It provides comprehensive communication...

Multimeters For High-End Testing

Multimeters—the simplest electrical testing tools—have evolved as high-end electrical and electronic testing equipment to serve complex testing needs. Today, these incorporate a higher level of integration, connectivity and advanced features SHWETA DHADIWAL...