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-ProPhotonix Launches COBRA Cure for UV Curing, Printing and Machine Vision Markets
July 30, 2014
ENP Newswire - 30 July 2014 Release date- 29072014 - ProPhotonix Limited, a designer and manufacturer of LED illumination systems and laser diode modules with operations in Ireland and the United Kingdom, today announces the launch of the COBRA Cure, a major upgrade to the power and function of its COBRA Slim Series of Chip-On-Board LED lighting solutions.

-ON Semiconductor Offers Integrated Switching Regulators to Enable High Efficiency Offline Power Converters for Consumer Applications
July 30, 2014
ENP Newswire - 30 July 2014 Release date- 29072014 - PHOENIX, Ariz. - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), driving energy efficient innovations, has added three new current mode, fixed frequency switching regulators to its expansive power management product portfolio.

UNI Receives NSF Grant for Experimental Research on Thin-Film Materials
July 29, 2014
The University of Northern Iowa issued the following news release: A team of University of Northern Iowa faculty members has received a $250,000 award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to pursue experimental research on thin-film materials. The principal investigator for the project is Andrew Stollenwerk, with Rui He, both assistant professors in physics and Tim Kidd, associate professor in physics, as co-investigators. The materials to be investigated have a structure consisting of well-defined layers of atoms. Such layered systems are currently the subject of intense research for possible applications in computer electronics, solar cells, light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and a wide variety of sensors.

SPIE Launches 'Neurophotonics' Journal with Special Section on BRAIN Initiative
July 29, 2014
The Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers issued the following news release: The advanced optical methods and applications for imaging and manipulation of the brain that are driving a revolution in the neurosciences were the inspiration behind Neurophotonics, a new peer-reviewed journal published by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics. The first issue coincides with the launch of the BRAIN Initiative in the United States, and a special section features articles that lay out a vision for and provide examples of the impact that optics and photonics will have on advancing our understanding of how the brain works. The journal began publication in May and all articles will be freely available online through 2015.

Martian Notifier: Nice smart watch at a reasonable price
July 25, 2014
Oral History Association by admin has issued the following news releases: If smartwatches usually turn you off, the Martian Notifier might change your mind. With its circular watch face and analogue movement, the Martian Notifier looks quite conventional. It has a crown - for setting the time - on its right and two buttons on its left. A plastic cover above the crown hides a micro-USB charging port.

Washington: Senior Software Engineer Job ID: 19276906
July 23, 2014
International Webmasters Association has issued the following job vacancy: Job ID: 19276906 Position Title: Senior Software Engineer Location(s): Burlington, Massachusetts, 01803, United States Posted: July 22, 2014 Company Name: Philips Entry Level: No Job Description

Washington: Halco Recalls LED Bulbs Due to Risk of Injury and Burn Hazards
July 21, 2014
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, The Government of USA has issued the following news release: Units About 9,500 Description This recall involves 14 Halco LED bulb models used in recessed lights, as outdoor security lighting and in retail displays. The bulbs have a metal cone-shaped housing, are silver in color, either 14 or 18 watts, and have clusters of 6 to 16 LEDs. “ProLED” is printed on a label on the plastic housing of the bulb along with model numbers, product names, and date codes. The PAR30 bulbs measure about 4.75 inches long and 3.75 inches wide. The PAR38 bulbs measure about 4.75 inches long and 4.75 inches wide. The following models are included in the recall:

US Contract Notice: Department of the Army Issues Solicitation for "LED Lights"
July 21, 2014
Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Officer has issued requirement for "LED Lights." Solicitation no. W913E5-13-T-0002 Posted on: July 21, 2014

US Contract Notice: Department of the Navy Issues Solicitation for "61--1600 Amp Portable Shore Power Manual Transfer Switch"
July 21, 2014
Department of the Navy, Naval Supply Systems Command Officer has issued requirement for "61--1600 Amp Portable Shore Power Manual Transfer Switch." Solicitation no. SPMYM414R0009 Posted on: July 21, 2014

Planning commission upset over Twice Daily's 'bad' sign
July 21, 2014
American Planning Association has issued the following news releases: An LED video message board erected at the Twice Daily convenience store on Main Street is in violation of city ordinance, according to the Spring Hill planning commission. Chairman Jonathan Schwartz said citizens and commissioners were surprised to see the LED sign had been erected on the property despite the commission telling the company's owners such signs were prohibited. George Dean , a Nashville -based attorney representing the owners of Twice Daily , said he felt the issue was a "misunderstanding" on the part of his client. Dean said his client talked with city officials and thought it would be fine to put a sign on the building but set it back three feet in a window.


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