Employees of Freescale Semiconductor who were on a Malaysia Airlines flight presumed to have crashed were doing sophisticated work at the U.S. chipmaker, a company spokesman said this week.
Mar 12, 2014 7:00AM
A joint collaboration between the University of Toronto and Sendyne Corp., New York, has yielded a new circuit that enables a smaller, lighter battery and power subsystem for tablet PCs and other portable devices.
Mar 11, 2014 12:00PM
The number of people employed in Canada’s apps economy has grown to over 64,000, and will top 110,000 by 2019, say analysts at the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC). The estimates and projections were released today...
Mar 11, 2014 7:00AM
In an effort to improve manufacturing opportunities and expand its international presence, Burlington ON-based provider of advanced electronic controls and control systems Etratech Inc., has formed a strategic partnership with electronic...
Mar 10, 2014 8:16AM
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on EMI and RFI Shielding Materials and Technologies markets. Global market for EMI and RFI Shielding Materials and Technologies is forecast to reach US$7.9 billion by 2020, buoyed by...
Mar 9, 2014 8:28AM
A partnership between the public and private sectors and MaRS Discovery District has created the Advanced Energy Centre, aimed at driving economic growth and sustainable job creation.
Mar 8, 2014 7:00AM
Worldwide sales of tablets to end users reached 195.4 million units in 2013, a 68 percent increase on 2012, according to Gartner Inc. While sales of iOS tablets grew in the fourth quarter of 2013, iOS's share declined to 36 percent in 2013. The...
Mar 7, 2014 7:56AM
Sager Electronics, North American distributor of IP&E electronic components, has reached a distribution agreement with GE’s Critical Power business, a leading manufacturer of end-to-end power solutions for the building, box and board.
Mar 6, 2014 12:07PM
Digi-Key Corp. has signed a global distribution agreement with Norway-based low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA, covering its entire range of ULP products.
Mar 6, 2014 7:00AM
Cisco announced that Toronto has been selected as the location for one of its four global Internet of Everything Innovation (IoE) Centres, representing a planned investment of up to $100-million over 10-years.
Mar 5, 2014 4:27PM