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Northrop Grumman, DARPA Set New Standard for Wireless Transmission Speed

From Northrop Grumman:

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. – Aug. 22, 2018 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have set a new standard for wireless transmission by operating a data link at 100 gigabits per second (Gbps) over a distance of 20 kilometers in a city environment.

The two-way data link, which featured active pointing and tracking, was demonstrated Jan. 19, 2018 in Los Angeles.

GRACE-FO mission

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From JPL.NASA.Gov:

The Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO) mission is a partnership between NASA and the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). GRACE-FO is a successor to the original GRACE mission, which orbited Earth from 2002-2017. GRACE-FO will carry on the extremely successful work of its predecessor while testing a new technology designed to dramatically improve the already remarkable precision of its measurement system.

QuantumFlow at IMS 2018

The entire QF team will be attending IMS/IEEE this year in Philadelphia. This years show will focus on advancements in health and medicine via Microwave, RF, and Mm-wave technology, and the usual players will be there showcasing new products for aerospace, defense, 5G, communications, etc. 

You can find us at the show, and/or one of the following supplier booth's below:

Polyfet RF  #1112

Nova / Res-Net  #404

Carlisle IT  #956

Microwave Applications Group  #1316 

Google goes all-in on artificial intelligence, renames research division Google AI

From TechCrunch:

With Google’s I/O developer conference kicking off later today, Google is setting the scene for what it expects to be one of the big themes of the event: artificial intelligence. Today, the company rebranded the whole of its Google Research division as Google AI, with the old Google Research site now directing to a newly expanded Google AI site.