Monday, September 8, 2014

Casio Computer Company

Japanese manufacturer of consumer electronics, business equipment, clocks, musical instruments, cameras, and electronic dictionaries.

Casio Computer Company

December: 1954 First prototype of all-electric compact calculator (relay model) completed

June 1957: Marketing the world' s first compact all-electric calculator, Casio 14-AO and establishing Casio Computer Co., Ltd. - History of Casio

BT-9100 - The All-In-One PC POS Touch Terminal

"The BT-9100's solid cabinet design is built around a high resolution 15" TFT flat panel display to emphasize minimum space requirements"

BT-9100 - The All-In-One PC POS Touch Terminal

History of Calculators

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

General Electric Company - GE

In 1876, Thomas Alva Edison opened a new laboratory in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Out of the laboratory came arguably the most famous invention of all-a practical incandescent electric lamp. By 1890, Edison had organized his various businesses into the "Edison General Electric Company."

General Electric Company - GE

General Electric 40W light bulb.

General Electric 40W light bulb.

"Charles Proteus Steinmetz, already a distinguished industrial scientist, was hard at work as GE's chief consulting engineer. After years of persuasion, Steinmetz convinced the GE leadership that the company would need a research laboratory to maintain its edge in lighting and electricity and also finding new areas to grow." - Heritage of Research

Charles Proteus Steinmetz

Charles Proteus Steinmetz He made ground-breaking discoveries in the understanding of hysteresis that enabled engineers to better design electric motors for use in industry.

Monday, September 1, 2014

Siemens - Industrial Technology

Siemens is one of the world's largest technology companies. Siemens has six major business divisions: Communication and Information, Automation and Control, Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Transportation and Automotive, Medical, and Lighting.

Siemens - Industrial Technology

Siemens & Halske was founded by Werner von Siemens and Johann Georg Halske on 12 October 1847. Based on the telegraph, his invention used a needle to point to the sequence of letters, instead of using Morse code. The company, then called Telegraphen-Bauanstalt von Siemens & Halske, opened its first workshop on October 12. - Wikipedia - Siemens

Analog Integrated Circuits 1976 - Siemens

In 1999, Siemens' semiconductor operations were spun off into a new company called Infineon Technologies.

Analog Integrated Circuits 1976 - Siemens

In 1881, a Siemens AC Alternator driven by a watermill was used to power the world's first electric street lighting in the town of Godalming, United Kingdom.

Siemens Console 1988

Siemens Console 1988

Siemens Industry Automation and Drives

Complete and integrated line of products, systems and solutions for production and process automation. Customized automation solutions based on Totally Integrated Automation (TIA) and Totally Integrated Power (TIP).

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