Electronic Products & Technology



Worldwide semiconductor revenue hits record

December 26, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
The global semiconductor industry revenue grew 7.4 percent sequentially in the third quarter of 2018, reaching a record $129.8 billion, while semiconductor growth occurred in all application markets and world regions, according to a recent report from IHS Markit. Samsung…

Newark element14 adds Pulse, PulseLarsen antennas

December 24, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Newark element14 has formed a distribution partnership with Pulse Electronics and PulseLarsen Antennas to provide even more antennas, modular connectors, specialty transformers and other electronics components for its customers to further support the development of their electronics designs.  Pulse Electronics…

Climate Change Innovators to be honoured at CES

December 23, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Recognizing emerging innovations that help improve the environment and the lives of consumers

LeddarTech and Cailabs sign collaboration agreement

December 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
LeddarTech, an Quebec City-based provider of versatile and scalable automotive LiDAR development platform, has  entered an agreement with Cailabs, a French deep tech company and global leader in light shaping technology, to explore combining LeddarTech’s solid-state LiDAR technology with Cailabs’ laser beam…

Ford to open R&D facility in Kanata

December 21, 2018 by Stephen Law
Ford Motor Co. plans to open its most sophisticated research and development centre near Ottawa, creating more than 300 new specialty engineering jobs relating to developing autonomous and connected vehicles.  The Ontario and federal governments will contribute $102.4-million each to help…

Screwless terminal blocks reduces the electrical wiring time

December 21, 2018 by Stephen Law
HIROSE ELECTRIC Zero ScrewTM EF2 Series screwless terminal block series reduces the electrical wiring time and maintenance workload compared to conventional terminal blocks by as much as 40%. Device provides a single-action connection design that requires the user to simply…

Developer survey reveals growing importance of IoT

December 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Partnerships help developers advance innovations, bring new technologies to market

Canada has fifth biggest AI workforce

December 18, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto
World Economic Forum study shows that there is still a lack of diversity

Tulsar Canada continues to grow panel board biz

December 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Continued growth forecast in 2019, while firm expects to create more local jobs as well

Tech leaders in Canada report urgent hiring needs for 2019

December 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Many technology teams will be growing in the first half of 2019, but staffing challenges exist, according to Robert Half Technology’s State of Tech Hiring in Canada research. Sixty-two per cent of IT decision makers polled plan to expand the…

Mouser launches All Things IoT E-Book

December 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Initiative explores opportunities and obstacles of industrial IoT

MIPI Alliance releases interface spec for widespread implementation in mobile

December 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Released under royalty-free terms, MIPI I3C Basic provides a streamlined upgrade path from the ubiquitous I2C, with the most commonly needed developer capabilities for smartphones, IoT devices, connected vehicles and more