Hudson Firm Lands Framingham Contract

June 3, 2011

Hudson-based Adaptive Wireless Solutions has won a contract from the town of Framingham to monitor water levels in areas that are prone to flooding. The company will use a system of wireless sensors to monitor the areas remotely, according to Wallace Lueders, a sales manager with AWS. He said the company installed a similar system […]


Smart dust to revolutionise avionics

June 3, 2011

Nanotechnology is set to drive a revolution in “intelligent avionics” that will help cut aircraft fuel burn and improve safety. A technology forecast by PricewaterhouseCoopers envisions wireless sensors getting so small that aerospace engineers of the 2020s will be able to embed layers of them in or on components or structures. So-called “smart dust” promises […]


NI uses UK designed energy harvester to power sensors

June 3, 2011

National Instruments has introduced a wireless measurement system powered by vibration energy harvester technology developed by Perpetuum. The NI WSN-3226 Article source: http://www.electronicsweekly.com/Articles/2011/06/03/51187/ni-uses-uk-designed-energy-harvester-to-power-sensors.htm


Demand grows for mobile grain dryers

June 3, 2011

Add an axle, wheels and drawbar and pretty much anything can be made portable – except that when it comes to grain driers, bulk is something of an issue. That is certainly true of the Double Flow continuous operation drier built by Alvan Blanch, which was conceived for static installation. But although the Wiltshire company […]


Continuous Liquid Level Sensor

June 3, 2011

Irvine CA, USA Article source: http://www.measurementdevices.com/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=2433


Kionix and ROHM Showcase "Total Sensor Solutions" at Sensors Expo 2011

June 3, 2011

[June 02, 2011] Kionix and ROHM Showcase “Total Sensor Solutions” at Sensors Expo 2011 ITHACA, N.Y. –(Business Wire)– Kionix, Inc., a top-three provider of micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) inertial sensors for portable consumer devices, will for the first time co-exhibit with parent company ROHM Semiconductor at Sensors Expo Conference in Rosemont, IL, June 7-8, 2011. Joined […]


Company announces launch of OTA

June 3, 2011

Libelium has announced the release of OTA, which is designed to improve wirelesss sensor networks for unlicensed frequency bands and low power protocols. Libelium has announced the launch of OTA, a solution that reportedly lays the foundation for over the air programming (OTAP) for wireless sensor networks and the Internet of Things. This brings OTA capabilities […]


Dust Networks Launches Wireless Mesh Product for Enterprise Apps

June 3, 2011

Dust Networks, a provider of wireless networking products, recently rolled out its SmartMesh IP wireless sensor network (WSN) technology, providing manufacturers with an industrial-strength wireless infrastructure that can be used in the enterprise. SmartMesh IP uses Dust Networks’ Time Synchronized Mesh Protocol (TSMP), which is compatible with the IEEE 2.4 GHz 802.15.4-2006 radio standard, and […]