Electronic Products & Technology


November 7, 2019 by Stephen Law

International Conference for Electronics Hardware Enabling Technologies

Electronics products are becoming ubiquitous in many aspects of modern life, including smart devices, internet of everything, wearables and self-driving vehicles, as well as the more established (but still growing) areas of communications, entertainment, medical devices, lighting, automotive, avionics and…
November 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Google steps into gadgetry with Fitbit acquisition

Tech giant makes effort to become a force in consumer electronic hardware
February 8, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Role of hardware in IoT designs continues to grow

New research from Newark element14 shows common standards and policies have been identified as key to accelerating the benefits of IoT
December 25, 2018 by Stephen Law

Open-source hardware simplifies sensor connection

SeeedStudio BeagleBone Green (BBG) is a joint effort by BeagleBoard.org and Seeed Studio. It is based on the open-source hardware design of BeagleBone Black and developed into this differentiated version. The BBG has included two Grove connectors, making it easier to connect…
November 2, 2018 by Paulo Garcia, Assistant Professor, Carleton University / Source: The Canadian Press

Don’t trust your hardware: Why security vulnerabilities affect us all

A few weeks ago, Bloomberg reported that China was spying on American tech firms, including Apple and Amazon, by installing secret microchips on server boards during the production process. These hardware trojans are, like the Greek horse used to sneak…
August 14, 2018 by Anick Jesdanun, The Associated Press, New York

Samsung’s new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

Samsung’s new smartphone illustrates the limits of innovation at a time when hardware advances have slowed. The new phone, the Galaxy Note 9, will be faster and will last longer without a recharge. But while earth-shattering new features are in…
August 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Starter kits help create Industrial IoT solutions

HARTING Industrial IoT (IIoT) starter kits contains all of the necessary hardware and software for a basic application, removing the risk and guesswork for firms looking to embrace IIoT. Kits provide everything you need to prototype an IIoT solution. MICA…
July 18, 2018 by Gordon Harling, president & CEO, CMC Microsystems

Superclusters should not forget the importance of hardware

For several decades now, there has been a ‘goldrush’ of software startup activity as people seek to finance and build the next Google, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. There have been some successes but many, many more failures — part of…
May 31, 2018 by Stephen Law

Arduino boards feature wireless technology

ARDUINO and u-blox, providers of open-source hardware and software ecosystems, introduced four new boards to its MKR family, delivering enhanced wireless connectivity options for IoT applications. Product family and form factor address IoT use cases by focusing on a standard…
March 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Irwin expands service offering and facility

Irwin Industrial, a value-added distributor of parts for production, is enhancing its supply-chain solutions offering, adding key personnel and expanding its headquarters, in recognition of recent and planned growth. Irwin Intelligent Bin (I2B) systems automatically detects low individual-item inventory levels…
November 9, 2017 by EP&T Magazine

Keystone expands capabilities, service levels with new facility

Keystone Electronics Corp., leading global supplier in electronic interconnect components and hardware, recently moved its corporate headquarters and manufacturing operations to a new world-class facility designed to greatly improve efficiencies and productivity.  Conveniently located at 55 South Denton Ave. in…
February 4, 2017 by Stephen Law

Keystone expands and moves warehouse

Keystone Electronics has moved its warehouse and quality control (QC) lab to a new state-of-the-art facility in New Hyde Park, NY.  The new fulfilment centre incorporates Keystone’s finished goods inventory, as well as its quality control lab and staff.  The…