1980s: Preaching the gospel of safety to an industry eager to improve

By David H. Freedman 09.22.2022 0 //php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> In 1987, the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response standards, or HAZWOPER. HAZWOPER could have landed like a bombshell in the semiconductor industry, most of which had long lacked any sort … Read more

Electronics manufacturer partners with Omron to improve inspection as business grows

By Brad Ward, Technical Manager, Advanced Sensing & Inspection Solutions, Omron Automation 09.12.2022 0 //php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> For manufacturers of electronic PCBAs that support end products in infrastructure, medical, digital, aerospace and other industries, tolerating even the slightest defect is not an option. These companies must therefore invest … Read more

Smart ADC Selection Can Simplify And Improve Design

There are so many standalone and integrated analogue-to-digital converters available today. Which ADC is best for your application? How important is sampling rate or architecture type? How can you pick a cost- and time-efficient ADC? Converters rule the world of embedded systems as they communicate with real-world signals, starting from a sensor that converts data … Read more

How to improve your Gmail experience with these tips

Google tried to introduce alternative e-mail experiences when it introduced Inbox. However, with a small adoption, the company decided to focus on Gmail and bring most of the innovative features to the Gmail application. There are still some missing pieces between the Desktop and Android app experience, but the search giant is trying to improve … Read more