Mems

10.04.10
World's smallest violin uses MEMS, plays only for you (video)
10.04.10

World's smallest violin uses MEMS, plays only for you (video)

You might not have heard of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), but there are likely a bunch in...

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08.12.10
Purdue's 'self-calibrating' MEMS could produce the most accurate sensors yet
08.12.10

Purdue's 'self-calibrating' MEMS could produce the most accurate sensors yet

Micro electromechanical systems, or MEMS, aren't anything new. But Purdue University's Jason Vaughn...

By D. Murph,   08.12.10
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06.30.10
iFixit and Chipworks teardown the iPhone 4's gyroscope
06.30.10

iFixit and Chipworks teardown the iPhone 4's gyroscope

You didn't think the folks at iFixit would simply teardown the iPhone 4 and call it a day, did you?...

By D. Melanson,   06.30.10
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12.26.09
Arterial tandem: coronary drill gets cleared for use, MEMS sensor distinguishes between kinds of plaque
12.26.09

Arterial tandem: coronary drill gets cleared for use, MEMS sensor distinguishes between kinds of plaque

We know discussing things involving "arteries" and "coronary plaque" generally don't do much for on...

By D. Murph,   12.26.09
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11.16.09
STMicroelectronics' 3-axis MEMS gyroscope gives a new level of control to your mobile
11.16.09

STMicroelectronics' 3-axis MEMS gyroscope gives a new level of control to your mobile

Man, talk about timely. We heard right around 11 months ago that MEMS gyroscopes would be hitting an...

By D. Murph,   11.16.09
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11.16.09
STMicroelectronics' 3-axis MEMS gyroscope gives a new level of control to your mobile
11.16.09

STMicroelectronics' 3-axis MEMS gyroscope gives a new level of control to your mobile

Man, talk about timely. We heard right around 11 months ago that MEMS gyroscopes would be hitting an...

By D. Murph,   11.16.09
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10.19.09
Samsung and Uni-Pixel team up for better, cheaper TMOS displays
10.19.09

Samsung and Uni-Pixel team up for better, cheaper TMOS displays

Uni-Pixel has developed a new display technology that could succeed LCD and LED displays, and if al...

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10.10.09
Mizzou's nuclear battery to power things smaller than your brain can imagine
10.10.09

Mizzou's nuclear battery to power things smaller than your brain can imagine

Oh yeah, everyone loves the extended battery, but are we really kosher with the added bulge? A team...

By D. Murph,   10.10.09
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10.08.09
Funai Eco Scan projector adds multitouch capabilities to your bedroom wall (video)
10.08.09

Funai Eco Scan projector adds multitouch capabilities to your bedroom wall (video)

Here's hoping every pico projector outfit on the planet is paying attention to what's going down at...

By D. Murph,   10.08.09
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