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NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — In the back corner of Ron Adrezin’s office a 3D printer is hard at work. A constant,
In applications where space, installation cost and efficiency are concerns, SlimLine Ceiling Cassettes from Airedale are an ideal solution. They are available in a choice of R410A air conditioning, R-410A heat pump, or chilled water cooling/hot water heating. Cooling capacities range from 8,000 BTU/hr to 42,000 BTU/hr with the flexibility of providing cooling, heating, or both.
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NORTHFIELD, IL — Bodine Electric Company is expanding its offering of INTEGRAmotor™ gearmotor and control systems by adding 24 new 34B/SR-WX models. Now available as standard products, this product series already has an extensive performance record in applications such as chemical injection pumps, medical equipment and automatic gate openers.
Allen, TX — Fairview Microwave Inc., a supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, introduces an all new family of low profile right angle high-performance flexible cable assemblies. This release consists of 16 unique assemblies covering a frequency range from DC to 26.5 GHz for
By Ryan Nakashima
By Ryan Nakashima
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When you visit a website, you often find yourself waiting and waiting for advertisements to load. Video starts playing automatically, and animated ads jump in front of what you were there to see. The seconds tick by.
It doesn’t have to be this way.
There are easy ways to block such annoyances, and Apple is now permitting apps that block ads in its Web browser for iPhones and iPads.
All this might help users navigate, but it
By Brandon Bailey
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft has released a major update for Office, one of its most successful software products, with new features that reflect the company’s effort to adapt to shifts in how people use computers and software.
The updated versions of Microsoft’s popular word-processing, spreadsheet and email programs are heavy on collaboration tools that let people share information and work together online. Multiple people will be able to edit the same document simultaneously. As you start typing on a Word document, for
By Michael Liedtke
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is countering the release of Apple’s latest iPhones with two devices running on a new version of Android software designed to steer and document even more of its users’ lives.
The Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X unveiled in September are the first smartphones sold with an Android upgrade called “Marshmallow.” It features changes that will give expanded powers to Android’s personal assistant, Google Now, so it can explore the information that people call up in the mobile applications.
“My goal is 2,500,” Hoening said.
That’s because any scout who hits that magic number wins a free trip to Disney World. And while more than tripling her best year of cookie sales might seem overly optimistic, Hoening thinks she has a new …
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) – Ralph Baer, a video game pioneer who created both the precursor to “Pong” and the electronic memory game Simon and led the team that developed the first home video game console, has died. He was 92.
Baer, a longtime resident of Manchester, died at his home, the Goodwin Funeral Home in Manchester confirmed.
Born in Germany, Baer escaped the Holocaust with his family.
He started thinking about what later became the home video game console while …
David E. Goldberg, President of Big Beacon and emeritus professor of engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Mark Somerville, professor of engineering and associate dean at Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, – are two men on a daring mission. Their goal is to transform the entire world of engineering. Their objective is simple – they aim at humanizing the engineering profession.
Their new book, A Whole New Engineer: The Coming Revolution in Engineering Education, …
By Dave Gong
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) – Stepping into the rare books room at the Allen County Public Library is like stepping back in time.
Antique furniture complements the character of a room devoted to the library’s ever-expanding collection of rare and antique – even ancient – books and artifacts.
Display cases containing replicas of important Lincoln documents line the walls in front of the hall windows, while a rocking chair – a replica of the one Lincoln was sitting in when he was assassinated – sits in the …