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Are Americans Really Cutting the Cord?

A recent report from Leichtman Research Group sheds new light on how Americans are choosing to access high speed internet (HSI) and pay video services. The analysis suggests that more Americans are accessing the internet through their cable providers while at the same time “cutting the cord” on pay-tv subscriptions overall. According to the report, […]

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Travelling at the Speed of Light

Fiber optics is not a new concept, but it has taken a couple hundred years to perfect it. As early as the 1790s, the Chappe brothers invented the first “optical telegraph”. The French duo were able to relay messages through a series of lights mounted on towers. Then in the 1840s and 50s British physicists […]

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Help Your System Keep its Cool with Thermal Design

Thermal considerations are fundamental when designing any electronic equipment. Convection, conduction, and radiation heat transfer all need attention to build efficient equipment and to keep it running optimally. Both the printed circuit board (PCB) and the integrated circuit (IC) package are important components to any piece of electronic equipment and need to be effectively integrated […]

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UAF is exhibiting at Taitronics 2018

UAF is exibiting at TAITRONICS 2018 on October 9th – 12th in Taipei, Taiwan.  Taitronics is focused on New Technology, New Applications, connecting the complete electronics industry from upstream to downstream. The show has successfully combined AI and IoT while establishing AIoT Pavilion that demonstrated smart manufacturing, smart agriculture, smart education, smart transportation, smart retail and other cross-industry […]

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Importance of Specifying UAF Quadrafoam

Not all UL 94-rated open cell polyurethane foams are created equal. Far from it. So when it comes to choosing certified Quadrafoam™ media, you have some important decisions to make. First and foremost, you’ll need to consider the source of your media. Are you OK with buying off-brand media that’s simply stamped out in a far off […]

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Do Hospitals Make People Sicker?

Every year, about 1 in every 25 hospitalized patients will develop an infection while they’re being treated for something else. It’s known in the industry as an HAI, or healthcare-associated infection, and each year 1.7 million patients contract one and nearly 100,000 die as result. In fact, HAIs kill more people each year in the […]

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Don’t Get Overheated Watching the Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics are quickly approaching, and whether you’re a curling, skiing, or luge fan, the last thing you want to worry about is your equipment or signal failing. Reliable internet and digital TV will provide you with uninterrupted access to every minute of Olympic action. Whether you watch through the internet or fiber […]

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UAF Site Survey Preventative Maintenance Program Recognized at Filtration Group’s Leadership Conference

Universal Air Filter’s Director of National Accounts, Nick Kovacic, was recognized during Filtration Group’s ‘2018 Global Leadership Conference’ in Atlanta, GA this week.  Nick was recognized for developing the customer-centric, preventative maintenance program that has helped ensure system performance and uptime for UAF customers that include AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Windstream and many others.  This year’s […]

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Is there a Human Heart on Your 3D Printer?

3D printing is so accessible now, it has become a “must have” on many people’s technology lists. Shoe manufacturers offer you the ability to walk into a store and get a perfectly fitted, custom sneaker built as you watch. At home, you can “print” yourself matching dinnerware for your big fiesta. Schools are using 3D […]

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Technology Takes Over the Great Outdoors

Outdoor Electronic Kiosks Technology can be found virtually everywhere. We personally rely on it for so many aspects of our lives. And now, places you wouldn’t associate with technology are adopting ways to incorporate it – like zoos and parks. Outdoor technology like digital screens, and kiosks for ordering food, charging your electric car, or […]

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