Electronic Products & Technology



Weidmuller Canada appoints new leadership

November 30, 2018 by Stephen Law
The Weidmüller Group has recently appointed Javi Richmond to the position of managing director of Weidmuller Canada. Richmond replaces Terry Hodgson, who has been promoted to executive vice-president of Weidmuller Inc, North America. In his new post, Richmond reports directly…

Teledyne image sensors power cameras onboard NASA’s Mars mission

November 29, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Color sensors from Teledyne’s world-class semiconductor foundry will capture all images returned to Earth from Mars

GM’s Oshawa plant closure reveals rapid changes in auto industry

November 29, 2018 by Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press, Toronto
Rumbles of change in the automotive industry erupted this week with General Motor’s announcement it will close its storied Oshawa assembly plant as part of a shift towards electric and autonomous vehicles. The decision was part a global restructuring for…

Huawei 5G upgrade causes security fears

November 28, 2018 by Nick Perry, The Associated Press, Wellington New Zealand
New Zealand halts Huawei from 5G upgrade due to ``significant network security risk''

Canada’s auto industry at risk if GM closes Oshawa plant

November 28, 2018 by Jordan Press, The Canadian Press, Ottawa (With files from Ian Bickis)
General Motors Canada executive says car firm is the biggest and fastest-growing new technology automotive company in Canada

IBM’s Client Innovation Centre expands into AI

November 27, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Montréal facility grows mission with artificial intelligence and salesforce focus creating 100 jobs in 2019

XCO receives $800,000 WINN funding

November 26, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
XCO Tech Inc., Penticton BC, has received the financial backing of the Federal Government for its development of breakthrough products for sport performance training and concussion assessment. The firm uses its proprietary technology that provides insightful digital biomarkers to better…

Lytica adds industry veteran to team

November 25, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Ottawa-based firm appoints Dory Meynert to the position of vice-president of customer engagement and product solutions

Digital-micro-switch technology seeks to disrupt electronic system development

November 24, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Menlo Microsystems’ new 8” wafer fab capability signals the coming of a new generation of electronics

Don’t let component obsolescence get you down…

November 24, 2018 by Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director at obsolete industrial parts supplier, EU Automation
It is impossible to stop parts from becoming obsolete, but it is possible to mitigate the risks to production when obsolescence does inevitably occur

IoT developer Laipac Technology named Ontario Exporter of the Year

November 23, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Ontario Export Awards presented to 10 innovative businesses at Toronto gala

BC firm produces flexible printed electronic banners

November 23, 2018 by Stephen Law
TF Massif Technologies unveils Illuminated and Interactive eBanners to Showcase the Power of Flexible Electronics