Electronic Products & Technology



Aerospace mfg industry set to lift off in Canada

June 29, 2016 by Stephen Law
Canada’s aerospace manufacturing industry’s order book is growing and production is set to increase in 2017

Anechoic chamber enables acoustic testing at Fanshawe College

June 28, 2016 by Stephen Law
Fanshawe College in London ON opened the doors to its brand new Canadian Centre for Product Validation (CCPV), representing a one-of a-kind facility in Canada (one of only three in the world). The expansive 25,000 square-foot, two-story centre houses ultramodern validation technologies for…

Microsoft opens tech centre in Vancouver

June 28, 2016 by Stephen Law
World class development centre where top talent will learn, grow and innovate

Automotive semi market grows slightly

June 27, 2016 by Stephen Law
Semiconductor rankings shift in 2015 according to IHS Inc.

Information Assurance Specialists & Connect Tech partner on IP router

June 25, 2016 by Stephen Law
Information Assurance Specialists, Inc. (IAS) and Connect Tech, Inc. (CTI) are pleased to announce the joint development of a VPX 3U backplane based (VITA 65 compliant) enterprise class router offering called the IAS Router Graphite.  The new product will feature…

Electro Sonic adds to its growing line card

June 24, 2016 by Stephen Law
Leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components Electro Sonic Group Inc., Markham ON, has added two new principals to its linecard, including Teledyne LeCroy, manufacturer of oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and other test equipment. “Teledyne LeCroy is a leader…

Variety of use for large lithium-ion batteries expands

June 23, 2016 by Dr Peter Harrop, chairman, IDTechEx
Very large lithium-ion battery banks were largely unknown ten years ago. Now, it is tough to keep up with the variety of uses for them. On ships, where there were no such batteries, we are starting to see 1-5 MWh…

AI systems for autonomous driving on the rise

June 22, 2016 by Stephen Law
IHS Technology says there will be multiple AI systems of various types installed in many cars

Bandwidth, IoT, 5G drive decade-high attendance at IMS2016

June 21, 2016 by Stephen Law
Annual microwave week draws nearly 10,000 attendees creating wireless future

Mouser launches timing technology site

June 20, 2016 by Stephen Law
Mouser webpage
Mouser Electronics Inc. launched its new Timing Technology site, designed to give engineers easy-to-access information on the latest technical advances in timers, counters, and clocks. As part of Mouser’s growing selection of Applications & Technologies sites, the Timing Technology site…

Weissco to rep Kycon in Canada

June 19, 2016 by Stephen Law
Weissco has signed a manufacturers’ representatives agreement with Kycon Inc., representing the firm’s connector products across Canada. Headquartered in Morgan Hill CA, Kycon was formed in 1988 initially providing D-sub connectors. Throughout the years the firm’s product lines have expanded to…

Fulham acquires Lumotech’s LED driver biz

June 18, 2016 by Stephen Law
Fulham Company Group, supplier of lighting components and electronics for commercial and specialty applications, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of the LED Driver business of Lumotech, based in Alkmaar, Netherlands, from Nualight, a manufacturer of specialty…