Electronic Products & Technology



New way to make micro-sensors may revolutionize future of electronics

August 23, 2019 by Binghamton University
Researchers at Binghamton State University in New York have found a way to improve the performance of tiny sensors that could have wide-reaching implications for electronic devices we use every day. The study finds a more reliable way to use…

Heat shield protects electronic devices

August 22, 2019 by Tom Abate, Stanford University
Atomically thin materials could create heat-shields for cell phones or laptops that would protect people and temperature-sensitive components and make future electronic gadgets even more compact.

Tech start-ups that fail fast succeed faster

August 21, 2019 by The Canadian Press: Grant Alexander Wilson, Department of Management & Marketing, Edwards School of Business, University of Saskatchewan
It is estimated that 75 per cent of technology start-ups do not generate profits

Sticker shock may accompany first wave of 5G-enabled phones

August 20, 2019 by Joshua Builta, senior principal analyst, IHS Markit
Nearly everyone expects to pay more money for 5G smartphones—but the cost of the initial wave of phones is dramatically exceeding expectations, with the price premium as much as 29 times higher than many consumers anticipate, according to a new…

Samsung narrows Intel’s global chip market lead

August 19, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Intel in the second quarter maintained its position as the world’s largest semiconductor supplier, although second-placed Samsung managed to close the gap due to renewed vigor in some key memory products, according to IHS Markit.  Intel extended its leadership reign…

5G will drive effective adoption of emerging technologies

August 14, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Faster response times will unlock the full potential says GlobalData

New synthesis method opens up possibilities for organic electronics

August 13, 2019 by Yang Wang*, Tsukasa Hasegawa, Hidetoshi Matsumoto and Tsuyoshi Michinobu, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) modify a previous synthesis method to create a new semiconducting polymer with remarkable properties which could be used in organic electronic devices such as thin film transistors

Feds invest $137M in CANARIE to renew mandate

August 12, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Investment in Canada’s digital research infrastructure positions Canadians for leadership in world-class, data-intensive research and innovation

Zenreach recruits new VP engineering

August 11, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Rynard joins the Walk-Through Marketing leader to accelerate innovation

Heilind opens disty centre in Ohio

August 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
State-of-the-art distribution facility spans 180,000sq ft and is designed to serve customers with a broader inventory selection and more efficient processes

Storage processor boosts data centre efficiency

August 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Newly developed architecture increases data centre storage by more than 60x

Keysight’s cybersecurity test portfolio helps prevent cyber-attacks on connected vehicles

August 8, 2019 by Stephen Law
Delivers hardware, software and services that address many of the cybersecurity risks examined in recent consumer watchdog report