Electronic Products & Technology



Connected consumer devices to soar by year 2020

May 23, 2017 by Stephen Law
Analysts and industry leaders examine smart home and connected entertainment markets

Averna Partners with MaxEye Technologies

May 22, 2017 by Stephen Law
Move to market digital video & audio toolkits for infotainment testing

Future signs global disty deal with Rigado

May 21, 2017 by Stephen Law
Future Electronics, a global distributor of electronic components, recently signed a global distribution agreement with Rigado, providers of integrated IoT solutions, including certified wireless modules, configurable IoT gateways and cloud-based management tools. The full Rigado portfolio of products and services…

Tech improves physiotherapy using sensors, machine learning

May 20, 2017 by Stephen Law
Researchers at the University of Waterloo combined motion sensors with software programs so that people recovering from hip and knee replacements could see how well they were doing their rehabilitative exercises. Initial results show that the immediate visual feedback the…

HEC Montréal launches Creative Destruction Lab (CDL)

May 19, 2017 by Stephen Law
Goal is to help world-class tech startups grow and flourish

MyndTec captures OCE Discovery tech pitch competition

May 18, 2017 by Stephen Law
MyndTec Inc. was selected as this year’s winner of Ontario Centres of Excellence’s (OCE) $20,000 Accessibility Tech Pitch Competition  at the Discovery conference this week at the Metro Convention Centre. Selected from five finalists, Toronto-based MyndTec will receive a $20,000 award to assist with further development…

Mitel signs MoU with Toshiba to transfer unified communications systems assets

May 17, 2017 by Stephen Law
MoU includes the transfer of inventory to provide Toshiba customers and partners a seamless path forward

Volvo partners with Google to build Android into next gen connected cars

May 16, 2017 by Stephen Law
Volvo Cars, the premium carmaker, has announced a close partnership with Google, one of the world’s largest technology companies, to develop the next generation of its award-winning in-car infotainment and connectivity solution based on Android, offering access to a wide…

Institute report reveals why savvy tech firms thrive

May 15, 2017 by Stephen Law
Lazaridis Institute report exposes some business practices that give Canadian companies a boost

Mouser signs global disty deal with MEMSIC

May 14, 2017 by Stephen Law
Mouser Electronics Inc. has reached a global distribution agreement with MEMSIC Inc., global leader for the consumer electronics, communications, automotive, medical and industrial sensing sectors. Through the new agreement, Mouser will distribute MEMSIC micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) sensors to customers worldwide.…

Website ‘Librarian’ eases access to ECAD/MCAD models

May 13, 2017 by Stephen Law
EMA Design Automation, a full-service provider and innovator of electronic design automation (EDA) solutions, has created a website for Ultra Librarian. The site, found at www.UltraLibrarian.com, provides electronics designers online access to pre-authored and verified parts with pricing and technical…

Entest to Join Testforce Group of Companies

May 12, 2017 by Stephen Law
The Testforce Group of Companies has significantly expanded its reach in the test and measurement industry with the recent acquisition of Entest Inc., a test and measurement distributor.  Entest will join the Testforce USA, DVTEST, Testforce International, and Xpresstest businesses…