Acer AH101 Mixed Reality VR Headset
The Acer Windows Mixed Reality virtual reality headset is small and light, with double-sided SMT and lots of flex circuits.
by Mike Buetow
AR/VR: The New Interfaces of Humans
The AR/VR market will grow in an augmented way, and the reality will not be a virtual one.
by Abhijit Ankalkote
The Use of Particle Impact Dampers (PID) to Prevent Damage from Vibration
Excessive vibration causes premature component failure and damage to PCB assemblies in harsh environments. Such vibration and consequent failures can be mitigated using new NASA-invented devices.
by Martin Hart and Ron Hunt
The Importance of Stencil Tension for High-Yield SMT Printing
An investigation of how stencil tension and condition of the foil influence the overall printing process.
by Michael Burgess and Laszlo Gyalog
Tier 3 EMS Success Creates an Unavoidable Conundrum
With factory expansion comes the time-intensive task of filling the new capacity. And that’s where many smaller EMS companies fall down.
by Joseph Fama
Breaking the contraction cycle.
Millennials, your time to take charge is now.