Electronic Products & Technology


July 20, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Infrared cameras add image blending to better identify problems

FLUKE TiS Performance Series Infrared Cameras provide improved resolution to help industrial, HVAC and maintenance professionals analyze equipment health more quickly and accurately. Products deliver up to 2.5 times more pixels and a 70% improvement in distance-to-spot. Products feature large 3.5-inch…
May 1, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

OCE Discovery conference breaks all records

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne opened Discovery 2015 and announced a $25 million commitment to a Scale Up Ventures Fund to provide early-stage start-ups with early-stage capital, mentorship and market access.
Held this Monday and Tuesday at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, OCE Discovery well exceeded previous attendee rates attracting 3,100 attendees and close to 500 exhibits. “We are extremely pleased by the success of the conference and unprecedented engagement of…
April 28, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

OCE’s Discovery celebrates 10 years of innovation with largest-ever show

Every year, Ontario Centres of Excellence’s Discovery trade show and conference showcases the best offerings from Ontario’s and Canada’s best and brightest innovators and entrepreneurs. This year, OCE Discovery‘s 10th edition maintains that tradition with its busiest show at the…
April 8, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Hannover Messe: discovering possibilities, grasping opportunities

Workpieces capable of navigating factories on their own. Factory employees working hand-in-hand with robotic colleagues. Plant and machinery which can immediately spot and automatically remedy errors as they occur. Products perfectly tailored to specific customer requirements. “This is the shape…
March 23, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Memex Automation qualifies for up to $800,000 in FedDev funding

Memex Automation (Astrix Networks Inc.), Burlington ON, a global leader of manufacturing Machine to Machine (M2M) productivity software, has qualified for up to $800,000 in Government of Canada funding directed specifically towards the continued development of its flagship product, MERLIN…
February 28, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Mouser launches robotics technology site

Mouser Electronics Inc. has launched a new user website specifically catering to robotics technology. The site provides developers with the resources they need to learn about the latest advances in robotics technologies and the newest components from Mouser Electronics for…
February 25, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Bailey International acquires BC’s Sure Grip Controls

Pfingsten Partners, L.L.C. , Chicago, has announced that its portfolio company, Bailey International, L.L.C. has acquired Sure Grip Controls Inc., Saanichton BC. Sure Grip is a designer and manufacturer of joysticks, control grips and controllers for use on forestry, construction…
February 20, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

IDTechEx forecasts rapidly changing drone market

The most popular word for them is now drones, giving a military connotation to Unmanned Aerial Vehicles UAVs. Certainly, most of the market value today lies in military applications, both for electric and – the big money – non-electric versions.…
December 5, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

M2M trend predictions for 2015

M2M trend predictions for 2015: Olympics chargepost
Some 4.9 billion connected “things” will be in use in 2015, up 30% from 2014, and will reach 25 billion by 2020, according to recent research from industry analyst Gartner. Designers from embedded electronics specialist, ByteSnap Design, are behind a…
November 28, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

DreamQii launches state-of-the-art flying drone

PlexiDrone camera platform has features like GPS follow-me and a 360-degree unobstructed field of view.
Thanks to the stunning success of its crowd funding efforts, Toronto-based DreamQii will be bringing the PlexiDrone to market in the spring. The small, sophisticated and easy-to-use drone is operated by a smart phone or tablet and allows users to…
May 1, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Newport Electronics merges into Omega Engineering

Leaders in high-precision test, measurement, process control and automation instrumentation for more than four decades Newport Electronics Inc., has become part of Omega Engineering Inc. Going forward, Newport will continue to do business under the OMEGA name and continue providing…