Electronic Products & Technology



AI, IoT and blockchain dominate Twitter

May 21, 2018 by Stephen Law
GlobalData studies influencer mentions on social media platform during in Q1 2018

Toshiba’s chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

May 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. said Thursday the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including one it was awaiting from China.  That means the deal, valued…

York University launches machine learning program

May 19, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Develop and nurture the skills most in-demand by top employers

Rideau Hall Foundation launches inaugural Canadian Innovation Week

May 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
As part of its commitment to strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) introduced the first annual Canadian Innovation Week (May 22-31). The week will bring together partners and stakeholders from the innovation ecosystem to connect, cultivate…

2018 #BCTECH Summit breaks attendance record

May 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Quantum computing, Cascadia and AI among biggest highlights from third annual event

New AI technology division opens in Winnipeg

May 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
24-7 Intouch Introduces Laivly – to focus on emerging technology including artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation

Huawei ups the ante with latest smartphone launch

May 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Mobile photography key to success of Chinese phone maker’s P20, P20 Pro and P20 lite products in Canada

Toronto firm aims to build game-changing photonic quantum computers

May 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Xanadu Raises $9M Seed Round in hopes developing quantum computing based on its quantum photonic chips

GaN Systems challenges China’s power engineers

May 13, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
In support of worldwide innovation in the power electronics industry, Ottawa-based GaN Systems, a global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, is once again sponsoring the distinguished China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition, which is currently underway with many top…

China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

May 12, 2018 by Kelvin Chan, The Associated Press, Hong Kong
A Chinese tech giant has been brought to its knees. Tougher inspections at Chinese ports are holding up cars, apples and lumber imported from the U.S. These are among the early signs that the widening trade dispute between China and the…

ECIA warns industry of component shortages, counterfeits

May 12, 2018 by Stephen Law
Industry association ECIA, Atlanta GA, has issued a warning on the increasing threat of counterfeit parts getting into the supply chain during periods of component shortages.  ECIA is tracking the challenges the industry faces due to component shortages, especially in…

Si2 open model provides industry-wide interface for SPICE capabilities

May 11, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
The Silicon Integration Initiative Compact Model Coalition has released the Open Model Interface, an Si2 standard, C-language application programming interface that supports SPICE compact model extensions.  OMI allows circuit designers to simulate and analyze such important physical effects as self-heating and…