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-UBM Canon - DesignCon 2015 Announces Winners of Best in Design and Test Awards and Names the Engineer of the Year
January 29, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO - From its 20th anniversary event, DesignCon today announced the winners of the Best in Design & Test Awards, recognizing the best product advancements in electronic engineering.The premier conference for chip, board and systems design engineers in the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities, DesignCon is being held this week, January 27-30, at the Santa Clara Convention Center. For additional information please visit: designcon.com.

Panasonic combines latest Intel technology with product line longevity in Toughbook and Toughpad range
January 29, 2015
January 29, 2015BRACKNELL, UK -- Panasonic today announced that the latest versions of its Toughpad FZ-G1 and Toughbook CF-31 will be powered by the 5th Generation Intel® Core(TM) Processor delivering increased performance and longer battery life. The tablet and notebook are among the very first rugged devices to be equipped with the powerful new Intel® architecture. This upgrade underlines Panasonic's commitment to provide market leading technology in a stable product line allowing customers to gain the maximum return on investment from their mobile devices, peripherals and docking stations.

A refined and new take on a practical hatch
January 29, 2015
colour touchscreen which works almost like a modern tablet device, reacting to finger swipes and prods, and most of its functionality (navigation, news readers, internet radio) is unlocked only when paired via HDMI cable with an app-enabled smartphone.

Printing Quantum Dot Displays
January 28, 2015
The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Incorporated has issued the following news release: Researchers report a high-resolution method for printing quantum dots to make light-emitting diodes (Nano Lett. 2015, DOI: 10.1021/nl503779e). With further development, the technique could be used to print pixels for richly colored, low-power displays in cell phones and other electronic devices. Quantum dots are appealing materials for displays because engineers can finely tune the light the semiconducting nanocrystals emit by controlling their dimensions.

LEDs with Pattern Generators for Image Processing
January 28, 2015
SPIE has issued the following news release: LASER COMPONENTS has been building its FLEXPOINT® Machine Vision (MV) laser modules for 3D triangulation and surface mapping for many years.

Philips signs 'largest street lighting upgrade'
January 28, 2015
SPIE has issued the following news release: Transformation of Madrid's entire street lighting system will see nearly a quarter of a million luminaires replaced by Philips.Lighting up MadridLighting up Madrid Philips’ lighting division, due to be spun out into a separate company at some point over the next year, has posted annual sales of €6.9 billion for 2014, down 3 per cent on the prior year on a currency-adjusted basis. CEO Frans van Houten told investors that the division’s performance in North America was “unsatisfactory”, and he has appointed a new head of Philips’ America Lighting business - in the form of Amy Huntington.

Canadian Transportation Agency Intermediate/Senior Database Developer Analyst
January 28, 2015
Canada Public Service Commission has issued the following Job Opportunity: Intermediate/Senior Database Developer AnalystLED Roadway Lighting Limited Job Location: Halifax City Intermediate/Senior Database Developer Analyst

Canadian Transportation Agency Intermediate Web Developer
January 28, 2015
Canada Public Service Commission has issued the following Job Opportunity: Intermediate Web DeveloperLED Roadway Lighting Limited Job Location: Halifax City Intermediate Web Developer About the company LED Roadway Lighting Limited (LRL) is a leading designer and manufacturer of LED streetlights and wireless control and monitoring systems. Our mission is to provide the most energy efficient and maintenance-free outdoor LED lighting solutions; helping our customers save money and improve their lighting with a positive impact on the environment. LRL currently has more than 300 utility, municipal, and commercial clients in over 45 countries. For further information please visit our website www.ledroadwaylighting.com.

Regional Applications Engineer
January 28, 2015
Altera has issued the following Job vacancy: Regional Applications EngineerLocation: Japan-TokyoRequisition ID: 4429# of openings: 1Description As a Regional Applications Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting design, embedded system, IP and software issues. You will be involved in all phases of the customer design process from concept through silicon implementation, and be able to contribute to the resolution of problems in the areas of hardware, Altera design tools and third party EDA tools. You will understand software/hardware trade-offs. You will also work with local team members and factory specialist colleagues to bring issues to closure as efficiently as possible. Your day to day interaction will be with direct customers, Altera FAE and distribution FAE teams.

Applications Engineer, Senior
January 28, 2015
Altera has issued the following Job vacancy: Applications Engineer, SeniorLocation: Japan-TokyoRequisition ID: 4343# of openings: 1Description At Altera, we take pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our company is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why Altera is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.


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