Electronic Products & Technology



Federal gov’t commits $20M to scale health tech

July 31, 2019 by The Canadian Press, Vancouver
The federal government has committed $20 million to help scale up innovative Canadian companies in the health and biosciences sectors. The funding announced Monday will go towards establishing a marketplace on which small and medium-sized companies and startups will be…

VR/AR designs could gain touch capability

July 30, 2019 by Linda Vu, UC Berkeley College of Engineering
Researchers at UC Berkeley College of Engineering have found a way to potentially add touch to VR/AR applications in clothes and other wearables

Apple buys Intel’s smartphone modem division

July 29, 2019 by Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press, San Francisco
Deal was driven by next generation of wireless technology

Endress+Hauser to build modern customer experience centre

July 28, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
$28 million facility in Burlington Ontario will be LEED gold, net zero carbon and net zero energy

Patriot One and Quasar Federal finalize exclusive TMS licensing agreement

July 27, 2019 by Stephen Law
Patriot One Technologies Inc., Vancouver-based developer of the PATSCAN multi-sensor covert threat detection platform, has completed an exclusive global commercial licensing agreement for intellectual property with Quasar Federal Systems Inc., San Diego CA, to ensure the successful deployment of PATSCAN…

HARTING sees strong growth in Canada

July 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
German-based interconnect supplier seeks to boost sales presence in Canada by adding staff

Scientists create transparent, self-healing electronic skin

July 25, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Just like a jellyfish, the electronic skin is transparent, stretchable, touch-sensitive and self-healing in aquatic environments

Biometric credit, debit cards use super thin electronics

July 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
SmartMetric Inc. has created one of the most advanced biometric fingerprint validated and activated credit/debit cards, by developing super thin electronic components along with extremely thin circuit board technology. Together, this has turned the credit/debit card into an advanced powerful…

Diverse named Canadian stocking distributor for WAGO

July 23, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Diverse Electronics, Saint-Laurent QC, has been named the stocking franchise distributor in Canada for WAGO connectors. WAGO is the creator and original patent holder of spring pressure connection technology, which is the basis for most of the world’s electrical interconnections,…

TTI Launches Mil/Aero resource centre

July 22, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
TTI Inc., Fort Worth TX, a leading specialty distributor of electronic components announced the company has a new central hub for market updates and product information on mil/aero technology.    TTI’s comprehensive Military Aerospace Resource Center provides up-to-date content from…

Cogiscan and Saki reach strategic partnership

July 21, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Collaboration aims to speed development of smart factory solutions

Stradigi AI appoints CCO

July 20, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Enterprise artificial intelligence executive added as new chief commercial officer