Electronic Products & Technology



Avnet named OEM distributor for NetApp enterprise storage solutions

December 26, 2017 by Stephen Law
Agreement streamlines access to NetApp technology for systems OEMs

Progress is made with self-healing polymers

December 24, 2017 by IDTechEx Cambridge, UK
There has been considerable progress with self-healing polymers just lately, with the researchers dreaming of use in regular tires and phones. However, analysts at IDTechEx have appraised the technology and potential commercialization of triboelectrics, a new form of energy harvesting based on similar…

Intel and tech allies unveil facial-recognition technology

December 22, 2017 by Stephen Law
Intel, Foxconn Technology Group and Asia Pacific Telecom, this week offered their first public showcase of facial recognition technology based on a Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) 5G solution. The proof-of-concept demonstration in Taiwan showed how retailers could offer customers new…

Avnet unveils new IoT services

December 21, 2017 by Stephen Law
Distributor to provide advisory, device design and build, cloud and digital, and lifecycle services

LG Electronics launches ThinQ for its AI initiatives

December 20, 2017 by Stephen Law
New brand paves way for LG's vision to become a human-centered AI firm

X Tronics to rep IDEC across Canada

December 19, 2017 by Stephen Law
X Tronics Inc., Barrie ON, has signed a Canada wide manufacturers’ representatives agreement with Japanese-based automation and control product maker IDEC Corp.  X Tronics will work to support all IDEC product sectors, including HMI devices in all regions of the…

Automotive electronics market forecasted at 8% growth

December 18, 2017 by Stephen Law
The global vehicle production is likely to surpass 130 million units over the upcoming eight years, thus booming the industry demand, according to a report by Global Market Insights Inc.

Gen 10 and larger flat panel display capacity to grow

December 17, 2017 by EP&T Magazine
Gen 10 and larger fabs to account for 26% of large-area capacity by 2020 from 4% in 2017, IHS Markit Says

Future launches Avalanche Board with Microsemi PolarFire FPGA

December 16, 2017 by EP&T Magazine
Future Electronics has announced immediate availability of the new Avalanche board featuring Microsemi’s PolarFire FPGA along with a series of free hands-on workshops. 

Denso and BlackBerry co-develop integrated automobile HMI platform

December 15, 2017 by EP&T Magazine
Virtualization technology enables integrated control of in-vehicle HMI systems

AI will create more jobs than it eliminates: Gartner report

December 15, 2017 by EP&T Magazine
AI will create 2.3-million jobs in 2020, while eliminating 1.8-million

MIPI Alliance opens access to its MIPI I3C sensor interface spec

December 14, 2017 by EP&T Magazine
The MIPI Alliance, an international organization that develops interface specifications for mobile and mobile-influenced industries, announced it is opening access to its sensor interface specification, MIPI I3C.  All companies, including those not currently members of MIPI Alliance, may access the MIPI I3C v1.0…