Arduino EasyPlug Shield Lets You Easily Connect Sensors To Your Board (video)

inXus interactive has unveiled a new Arduino shield called the EasyPlug which has been designed to provide Arduino developers and hobbyists with an easy way to attach sensors to their Arduino development board and connect to the outside world.

The EasyPlug shield provides an incredibly simple, clean, and quick way to connect sensors to your Arduino board and is equipped with 6 analog sensor inputs and is also compatible with growing list of VERVE sensors. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about the EasyPlug.

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Intel Atom MinnowBoard Max Board Unveiled For $129

A couple of new single-board computer boards have been unveiled this week In the form of the new MinnowBoard which is set to start shipping in June of this year starting from around $99.

Specifications for the new MinnowBoard Max include options for either a 1.46 GHz Intel Atom E3815 single-core processor supported by 1 GB of RAM in the entry-level board for the $99.

 

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Sonnet xMac Pro Server Rackmount Chassis Unveiled

This week Sonnet has unveiled a new rackmount enclosure and expansion chassis they have created for the new circular Apple Mac Pro system in the form of the new xMac Pro Server.

Enabling users to horizontally mount their Mac Pro in a standard data centre rack, and offer PCIe expansion features, together with 3 x USB 3.0 ports, 2 x Gigabit Ethernet ports, and an HDMI port on the rear.

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Windows 8.1 ECS LIVA Mini PC Unveiled For Less Than $200

If you are in the market for a mini PC running Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 operating system, you might be interested in a new system which has been unveiled this week in the form of the ECS LIVA mini PC. Which is being marketed as the world’s smallest Windows-based PC.

However if you would prefer to load another operating system of choice onto the system you will be pleased to know that the ECS LIVA mini PC is shipped operating system free, and support for Windows 7 and Ubuntu Linux are currently underway by its creators.

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Nvidia Jetson TK1 Tegra K1 Developer Kit Unveiled For $192 Ships Next Month

As well as unveiling their new Nvidia Pascal GPU that will be arriving in 2016 and their new insanely powerful Nvidia Titan Z graphics card priced at $3000. Nvidia also today unveiled a new Jetson TK1 Development Kit which is now available for developers to purchase for $192 and will start shipping next month.

The Nvidia Jetson TK1 Development Kit comes with a Jetson TK1 development board fitted with a Tegra K1 SOC, Kepler GPU with 192 CUDA cores and 4-Plus-1 quad-core ARM Cortex A15 processor.

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Insanely Powerful Nvidia Titan Z Graphics Card Unveiled For $3,000 (video)

Nvidia has today taken the wraps of its latest and greatest graphics card the Nvidia Titan Z which is priced at $3,000 and provides users with insane performance as you might expect.

The Nvidia Titan Z graphics card is equipped with two Kepler GPUs and 12GB of dedicated frame buffer memory and has been specifically designed for multi-monitor gaming and the next generation 5K resolutions.

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Gamebuino Arduino Handheld Games Console (video)

Over on the Indiegogo crowd funding website a new Arduino handheld games console has been launched this week in the form of the Gamebuino.

The Gamebuino is a retro-styled portable games console that is based on the Arduino platform and allows you to create and play your very own games. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Gamebuino project and see it in action.

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Controllino Arduino Compatible PLC (video)

Those of you that enjoy building projects using Arduino might be interested in this new Arduino compatible PLC available in three different size, designed by SG-Tronic.

Controllino is a professional PLC for private and industrial use, build around Atmel’s ATmega328 and the ATmega2560 microcontrollers, ready to run with your ARDUINO projects. learn more from the video after the jump.

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New MSI AG220 and AG240 All-In-One Gaming Systems Unveiled (video)

If you are in the market for a new gaming system you might be interested to know that this week MSI has announced the launch of two new all-in-one gaming systems which are equipped with Nvidia’s new mobile graphics processors.

The two new MSI gaming systems are the AG220 and the AG240 priced that €1150 and €1500 respectively. The new MSI AG220 machine is fitted with a 21.5-inch and the MSI AG240 fitted with a larger 23.6 inch screen and are fairly similar in hardware specifications.

 

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SteelSeries Sensei Wireless Gaming Mouse Available To Pre-Order for $160

If you are in the market for a new wireless gaming mouse you might be interested to know that the new SteelSeries Sensei wireless gaming mouse unveiled earlier this year is now available to preorder for $160.

SteelSeries Sensei wireless gaming mouse offers users a 1ms response time, 50-8200 adjustable CPI (counts per inch) laser sensor, together with 30-million click switch.

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