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Boréas seeks to disrupt piezoelectric haptics market

October 12, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
After a long period of relative inactivity where haptics research was confined to a fairly tight group of companies and academics, the industry is about to be significantly disrupted and transformed by newer technology options. Boréas Technologies of Bromont Quebec…
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Intel unveils ‘world’s best’ gaming processor

October 11, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Launches 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K and Intel Core X-series processors
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Google expands Pixel phone screens, undercuts Apple on price

October 10, 2018 by Anick Jesdanun And Michael Liedkte, The Associated Press, New York
Google’s new Pixel phones mirror the industry trend moving the devices toward lusher, bigger screens and add new twists on the camera for taking better selfies and other pictures. The Pixels have barely made a dent in the market since…
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Study opens route to flexible electronics made from exotic materials

October 10, 2018 by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office 
Cost-effective method produces semiconducting films from materials that outperform silicon
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Canadian firms overconfident when it comes to cyberattacks: study

October 9, 2018 by David Paddon, The Canadian Press, Toronto (With files from Linda Nguyen)
Canadian companies tend to be overconfident or unprepared to protect sensitive information from data breaches – mostly because they have an incomplete or inadequate picture about the evolving challenges they face, according to cybersecurity experts.  A study conducted by Ovum…
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Sidewalk Labs advisory panel member quits

October 8, 2018 by The Canadian Press, Toronto
Saadia Muzaffar resigns citing “deep dismay” and ``profound concern” regarding public trust toward the tech project in Toronto
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Future signs global deal with Tempo Semi

October 7, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Montreal-based Future Electronic has expanded its existing agreement to become a global distribution deal with Tempo Semiconductor, providers of best-in-class audio technologies.  Tempo Semiconductor is a privately held fabless semiconductor company located in Austin, Texas, with product lines targeting consumer,…
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Mouser and Marvell enter global disty deal

October 7, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Mouser Electronics Inc., new product introduction (NPI) distributor, has reached a global distribution agreement with Marvell Semiconductor Inc., provider of storage, processing, networking, security and connectivity semiconductor solutions. Mouser will distribute Marvell industry-leading Fast Ethernet and Alaska Gigabit Ethernet physical…
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Heilind partners with Mersen

October 6, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Specialized interconnect distributor expands its global presence in circuit protection
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Viscom expands sales, support coverage into Canada

October 6, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Viscom Inc., makers of optical and X-ray inspection systems, has partnered with G2 Manufacturing for sales representation throughout Western Canada. Vancouver-based G2 was formed in 2004 by John Gilby to meet the needs of the electronics manufacturing and technical services…
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Canuck firm to address talent gap in Silicon Valley

October 5, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
MobSquad receives strong investor and government support to open first state-of-the-art office in Calgary
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VueReal gains funding for advancing micro-LED display technologies

October 4, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Micro- and nano-devices promise amazing capabilities with incredible power efficiency