Electronic Products & Technology


February 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

TE Connectivity releases digital models in collaboration with SnapEDA

Engineers can now easily design-in more than 25,000 new of components with free symbols & footprints
February 10, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

More than 1B smartphones to feature facial recognition

Facial recognition solutions are expected to come to a wide range of handsets in 2018 following Apple’s FaceID and Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s Face & IRIS unlock technology. We expect more than one billion smartphones to feature some form of face unlock solution in 2020
January 31, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Electro Sonic launches customer web portal

Electro Sonic, Markham ON, Canadian distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components recently introduced a customer web portal that provides customers with immediate access to price and availability on more than 1-million part numbers. “With our new web portal, customers…
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 The Associated Press, San Francisco

Apple will give users control over slowdown of older iPhones

Apple’s next major update of its mobile software will include an option that will enable owners of older iPhones to turn off a feature that slows the device to prevent aging batteries from shutting down. The free upgrade announced Wednesday…
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 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 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Gartner highlights 10 uses for AI-powered smartphones

Analysts predict 80% of smartphones shipped will have on-device AI capabilities by 2022
January 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

High performing 4G/LTE diversity antennas suit small pcbs

INVERSA and INTEGRA high performing 4G/LTE antennas are suitable for printed circuit boards (pcb) as small as 60mm, and can also be used in 3G and MIMO applications. Both antennas are available in left and right versions to provide more…
January 9, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Nissan brain-to-vehicle technology aims to redefine future of driving

Latest breakthrough in Nissan Intelligent Mobility promises cars that learn from driver
January 9, 2018 by Stephen Law

Optional LAN interface modules available to rack mount hot swap power supplies

TDK-LAMBDA AMERICAS LAN (Local Area Network) optional modules for firm’s HFE series of 1600W and 2500W rack mounted, hot swap power supplies allow remote monitoring, status check and programming through a number of standard protocols, supporting VISA (Virtual Instrument Software…
January 7, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

CES 2018 to feature session focused on AI

IBM executives Bridget Karlin, Donna N. Dillenberger and Beth Smith explain how AI will transform the business world