Electronic Products & Technology



Flexible high-energy Textile Lithium Battery powers wearables

May 28, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) developed a battery that demonstrates high energy density of more than 450Wh/L

Apple Canada receives medical approval for smartwatch

May 27, 2019 by The Canadian Press, Toronto
Software enables Apple’s latest smartwatch to perform electro-cardiograms

Montreal AI firm launches advanced platform

May 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Stradigi AI unveils artificial intelligence platform called Kepler, appoints will.i.am as AI advisor, bias and ethics

German electronics industry remains robust

May 25, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Amidst all the uncertainty created by trade conflicts, particularly between the US and China, the electronics industry in Germany is proving remarkably robust, according to Industry organization ZVEI. Germany exported 54.1 billion Euros worth of electronics in the first quarter…

MEDEC rebrands to Medtech Canada

May 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
MEDEC, the association representing Canada’s medical technology companies, has rebranded to become Medtech Canada. This new brand identity reflects the ever-evolving nature of the medical technology industry, which is contributing to enabling the digitization of health care, providing more connected…

Canadians excited by the potential of AI, robotics and machine learning

May 23, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Expect emerging tech to have a dramatic and positive effect on their lives, but think major changes are still many years away

Collision Conference collides with Toronto

May 22, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Large scale technology conference by the numbers: 25,000+ participants, 125 countries, 45.7% female attendance

Sales of automotive electronic control units soar

May 22, 2019 by James Priyatham, research analyst, automotive electronics and semiconductors, IHS Markit
As cars go electric and add driver-assist features the number of ECUs in each vehicle has increased

Canada lacks laws to tackle life and death problems posed by AI: Experts

May 21, 2019 by Chris Reynolds, The Canadian Press, Toronto
The absence of an AI-specific legal framework undermines trust in the technology and, potentially, accountability among its providers

SEMI group monitors escalating U.S.-China trade tensions

May 21, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Association representing electronics industry eyes electronics supply chain impact

Particle dev kits extend sensor mesh network

May 20, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Newark offering makes connecting faster than ever with range of next generation cloud-connected development kits

u-blox extends Digi-Key disty deal to worldwide

May 19, 2019 by Stephen Law
Distributor’s success in the Americas region leads to worldwide engagement