Electronic Products & Technology



Tech helps kids learn

August 28, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
CTA study finds 4-in-5 educators and parents believe tech devices are a crucial part of classroom education

Big Tech staff are speaking out like never before

August 27, 2019 by Samantha Maldonado, The Associated Press, San Francisco CA
While some speak out and others sign petitions and attend rallies, workers are collectively taking action like never before

Microart Services completes AS9100D Certification

August 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Microart Services Inc., Markham ON-based printed circuit board manufacturer, has achieved AS9100D certification following an extensive independent audit by BSI.  With Revision D only recently released, Microart joins a small select group to have achieved compliance to the more rigorous…

XTronics signs rep deal with Power Partners

August 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
X Tronics Inc., Concord ON, has signed a manufacturers representatives’ agreement to sell Power Partners, a TT Electronics company, products in Canada.  Power Partners’ industrial products are widely used in applications such as printers, test and measurement instruments, factory automation,…

Montreal-based AI start-up Deeplite hires CEO

August 25, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Tech veteran Nick Romano joins firm that develops an automated proprietary solution

GSC welcomes Canada’s use of a risk-based assessment of siloxanes

August 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Regulators conclude L2, L4, L5 and D3 pose low risk to environment and human health

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