Electronic Products & Technology


November 24, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Wearable electronics market expected to reach $25-billion

The global wearable electronics market is forecast to reach $25.19-billion with a corresponding volume of 142.6-million units by 2020, according to a new report by Allied Market Research. The market revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 26%,…
November 9, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Future Electronics adds two new vendors

Montreal-based and distributor of electronic components Future Electronics, has signed a global distribution partnership with Adesto Technologies, providers of industry leading DataFlash and Serial Flash, in addition to next generation ultra low power CBRAM non-volatile memory solutions. “We are delighted…
November 6, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

EXFO joins telecom brethren in CENGN centre

Quebec City-based EXFO Inc. has united with other players in Canada’s telecommunications industry to join the newly hatched Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN) in Ottawa. In an effort to ensure Canada maintains its position as a world…
October 28, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Toronto tech firm launches wearable LED display

Toronto-based wearable technology firm, MeU, recently launched its wearable LED display, the MeU Square, for customizing clothing, bags and other accessories. Managed by a smartphone application, MeU Square enables the user to display any text, image, or pattern in order…
October 14, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Gartner IDs top 10 strategic tech trends for 2015

Technology research specialists Gartner Inc. has highlighted the top 10 technology trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2015. Analysts presented their findings during the sold out Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, in Orlando FL recently. “Increasingly, it’s the overall environment…
October 4, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Resonators enable new alliance for wireless power (A4WP) commercial products

High-efficiency resonators from Chicago-based NuCurrent, provider of wireless power antenna technology, have been selected for the first commercially available Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) certified products. Already supporting solutions across Wireless Power Consortium (Qi) and Power Matters Alliance (PMA) standards,…
September 16, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

IoT to drive growth of digital services

The Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) represents a tremendous opportunity for innovative companies looking to unlock new revenue sources by packaging their products with new digital services, says a new report from Accenture. Combining sensor-driven computing, industrial analytics and intelligent…
September 12, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

BlackBerry acquires Movirtu

BlackBerry Ltd. has acquired Movirtu, a provider of virtual identity solutions for mobile operators that allows multiple numbers to be active on a single device. This improves device management in bring-your-own device (BYOD) and corporate owned personally enabled (COPE) environments.…
July 31, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

EnOcean Alliance defines intelligent commissioning of smart buildings

The EnOcean Alliance has defined a unified specification for remote commissioning of energy harvesting wireless devices in building automation systems to optimize and ease the control and configuration of building automation networks. At the same time, the specification allows complete…
July 22, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Set-top box revenue posts best year ever

Following a relatively flat three-year period, the global set-top box (STB) market managed to achieve the highest annual revenue total in its history in 2013, setting the stage for continued growth through 2015, according to IHS Technology. Worldwide digital STB…
July 19, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Agilent hosts 5G test summit

Agilent Technologies Inc. recently hosted a 5G test summit that explored the status of next-generation 5G wireless communication systems. The forum, held June 24 in Beijing, focused on the challenges test and measurement manufacturers face to support this rapidly evolving…
July 10, 2014 by EP&T Magazine

Richardson RFPD signs with Radius Power

Richardson RFPD Inc., LaFox IL, has completed an agreement with Radius Power Inc. to distribute EMI power line filters. Radius Power provides a broad selection of EMI/EMC power line filters, including standardized and custom solutions that help meet international compliance…