Electronic Products & Technology

Automation / Robotics

February 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Harting remains focused on connection to Industry 4.0 customer base

4.0 Innovator: One on one with Philip Harting
February 7, 2018 by The Associated Press, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Foxconn incentives cost more than other Wisconsin job deals

Luring a new Foxconn factory will cost the state of Wisconsin more than eight times as much per job as other job-creation deals in the past year, according to a local newspaper analysis.  The Taiwanese company is receiving more than…
February 7, 2018 by Stephen Law

Industrial connector boosts surge protection

HARTING Han-Modular Surge Protection Modules serve industrial applications, saving space and simplifying wiring arrangements. Modules can reduce the number of operating faults, increase the service life of the production line and ultimately increase production uptime for improved plant operating performance.…
February 2, 2018 by Stephen Law

Personal AI supercomputer lets user dive into DL

NVIDIA DGX Station personal supercomputer for leading-edge AI development is built on firm’s GPU Cloud Deep Learning Stack powering all DGX Systems. Users can implement within personal computing work spaces and extend it across DGX Systems and the Cloud. Product…
January 29, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Toronto to host event for flexible and hybrid electronics

Learn, connect and partner at CPES2018 held May 23-24 at Centennial College’s Conference Centre in Toronto.
January 25, 2018 by Stephen Law

Industry 4.0 smart factory starter kit relates reflow oven

KIC THERMAL Smart Factory Starter Kit for reflow ovens provides virtually all of the elements of the smart factory concept as it relates to the reflow oven. The retrofitable starter kit has machine optimization software; process transparency; extreme automation; flexible…
January 22, 2018 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press, Toronto

BlackBerry sees QNX Division as fast track to future

BlackBerry Ltd., a company increasingly focused on technology for the self-driving vehicle market, is making an inaugural visit to North America’s biggest auto show in Detroit, where CEO John Chen’s team says the company will debut a new product this month.…
January 21, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Montreal to host AI forum this spring

AI Forum:  Achieving business success with the use of artificial intelligence
January 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Mouser signs disty deal with Onion, boosts IoT offering

Mouser Electronics Inc. has signed a global distribution agreement with Onion Corp., a global provider of highly integrated wireless microprocessor modules and Internet of Things (IoT) development kits. Through the agreement, Mouser will distribute the Omega2+ device, kits, and accessories, ideal for applications…
January 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

MEMS microphone ensures long-term voice performance in harsh environments

VESPER VM2000 Piezoelectric MEMS microphone maintains high system performance over the life of a product, ensuring long-term acoustic performance of voice-activated systems. Targeting such applications as smart speakers, smart home and Internet of Things (IoT) products, device achieves a typical 66…
January 15, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Canadian biz falls behind in adopting tech

Canucks trail Europe and U.S. says Amazon Canada exec
January 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

The rise of autonomous vehicles within Canada

Ottawa-based Information and Communications Technology Council releases its report, a ‘first of its kind’ in Canada