Can the Swiss Watchmaker Survive the Digital Age?
A watch hand is “glanceable,” as he puts it, because it's only semi-accurate; we peek at an analog wall clock to get a general sense of the time of day, not a precise one. “You're not interested if it's 23 percent or 27 percent.” Bernheim said. “You ...
June 3, 2015
Rolex and TAG Heuer Have Survived Smartwatches Before. Should They Be Scared ...
But it's been a while since functionality was the reason anyone bought a mechanical watch—meaning one that uses a spring and gears, as high-end luxury watches do, instead of a cheaper quartz crystal. Digital and analog wonderment are not the same....
March 12, 2015
Embed with Elliot: We Don't Need No Stinkin' RTCs
A lot of microcontroller projects out there need some sense of wall-clock time. Whether you're making (yet another) crazy clock, logging data, or just counting down the time left for your tea to steep, having access to human time is key. The simplest ...
July 1, 2015
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April 30, 2015
ams develops MEMS VOC gas sensor
Gas sensing techniques are continually being investigated to improve selectivity and sensitivity of identifying different types of gases. There are resistive gas sensors, quartz crystal microbalance, direct thermoelectric, electrochemical cell and ...
April 9, 2015
In memory of John Haslet Hall, Intersil co-founder
Hall's work with thin film resistors and CMOS technology brought to fruition Intersil's electronic watch development for the Japanese company Seiko, in which Intersil won in a competing bid with RCA. Hall's watch was the first successful quartz crystal ...
Frequency and Phase Locked Loops (PLL)
Analog PLL are generally built with a phase detector, a low pass filter, a VCO and a frequency divider in a negative feedback configuration. Digital PLL are generally built with a time-to-digital converter, a digital loop filter, a DCO and a frequency ...
November 12, 2014
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August 8, 2015
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August 5, 2015
Clock Curator Keeps Museum's Collection on Time
It's 11:59 A.M. on a recent Wednesday and Clare Vincent, a 78-year-old associate curator at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, is perched before an ornate 17th-century clock on the ... left wrist she wears a plain quartz watch. "My local jeweler ...
August 6, 2014
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December 10, 2013
Clocks are hitting the big time in home decor
But with the proliferation of ways to track and follow time today – from quartz oscillators and atomic clocks ... introduced his highly abstract Moiré Wall-clock, which he sees as a modern take on the ancient art of timepiece craftsmanship.
November 2, 2013
A Modern Digital Alarm Clock With Retro Flip Stylings
Mad Men may have rekindled our love affair with the technology of yesteryear, but we're still not quite ready to give up the modern conveniences ... motion of the alarm clock's LCD display mimics the flipping numbers of older analog alarms.
June 25, 2013
ZEIT brings analog and digital together in a striking, minimal timepiece that’s sure to be the focal point of any wall. Embedded in the tip of each hand is an LED light that gives a subtle projection of the time in numbers directly on the wall.
January 17, 2013