Electronic Products & Technology


March 26, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

TTI adds API Technologies RF, microwave, microelectronics products

TTI Inc., a leading authorized distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has signed a distribution agreement with API Technologies for its RF, microwave and microelectronics product line, formerly referred to as Spectrum Microwave, (a division of Spectrum Control).…
February 23, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Worldwide market for refurbished Smartphones surges

A survey of U.S. and German consumers by Gartner Inc. found that 60% of consumers are replacing their smartphones because they are interested in additional functionality, or they ‘just want’ a new device. Consequently, the worldwide market for refurbished phones…
February 13, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Avnet expands antenna, cable offering with Taoglas deal

Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, has entered into a distribution agreement with Taoglas USA Inc., manufacturer and supplier of M2M and IoT antenna and cable solutions. Avnet now distributes Taoglas’ extensive line of 3G, 4G, LTE and GNSS off-the-shelf and custom…
February 8, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Silicon Labs acquires Bluegiga

Silicon Labs, Austin TX, a leading provider of microcontroller, wireless connectivity, analog and sensor solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), has acquired Bluegiga Technologies Oy, a privately held company based in Espoo, Finland. Bluegiga is one of the fastest…
February 7, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Digi-Key to distribute Avery Dennison RFID inlays

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corp., has added Avery Dennison RFID tags to its vast portfolio of electronic components. Avery Dennison is a leading producer of UHF RFID tags having delivered over four billion RFID inlays to users in a…
January 28, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

NAB show to feature aerial robotics, drone pavilion

The emerging design areas of aerial robotics and drones will be a key focus at the 2015 NAB Show, to be held April 11-16 in Las Vegas. Highlighted by the addition of a new exhibit area, the Drone Pavilion located…
January 24, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Norsat introduces portable satellite terminal

Norsat International Inc., Vancouver, a leading provider of communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video for remote and challenging applications, has launched the Journey Manpack 0.9m ultra-portable Ku-Band satellite terminal. The 6-segment, carbon fibre portable terminal…
January 19, 2015 by EP&T Magazine

Thousands of global telecom experts attend IEEE GLOBECOM

The latest breakthroughs in cutting-edge fields like SDN, NFV, small cell networks, HetNets, Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud computing, millimeter wave MIMO, vehicular networks and 5G communications were presented and discussed during IEEE GLOBECOM 2014, held this past December in…
December 22, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

COM DEV acquires MESL Microwave

COM DEV International Ltd., Cambridge ON, global designer and manufacturer of space hardware and subsystems, has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of MESL Microwave Ltd. in a transaction that expands COM DEV’s market and product portfolios. Headquartered in Edinburgh,…
December 10, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Norsat receives order for next gen product line

Norsat International Inc., Richmond BC, leading provider of communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video for remote and challenging applications, has received an order to deliver its recently launched SigmaLinkT AUTO and Ranger products to a…
December 5, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

M2M trend predictions for 2015

Some 4.9 billion connected “things” will be in use in 2015, up 30% from 2014, and will reach 25 billion by 2020, according to recent research from industry analyst Gartner. Designers from embedded electronics specialist, ByteSnap Design, are behind a…
December 3, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Molex invests in NuCurrent

Leading global interconnect and cable assembly provider Molex Inc., Lisle IL, has signed a definitive agreement as a strategic partner and investor in Chicago-based NuCurrent, developer of wireless power antenna technology. NuCurrent created a breakthrough in novel structures for low…