Electronic Products & Technology



Global device shipments will decline in 2019

July 19, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
5G phone sales to represent 6% of total mobile phone sales in 2020 and reach 51% by 2023, Gartner says

Rogers and Communitech to unveil 5G Innovation Lab

July 18, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Investment in Toronto-Waterloo tech corridor supports Canada’s innovation agenda

Breakthrough material could lead to cheaper electronics

July 17, 2019 by Brendan M. Lynch, KU News Service
Such technology would slash the cost of manufacturing electronic devices and enable new ways to integrate them into our everyday lives

Quebec grants $23.4M to scale AI

July 16, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
SCALE AI will contribute to the development of Quebec’s artificial intelligence talents

EU’s Tulipp project blooms for embedded image processing and vision applications

July 15, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Delivers comprehensive reference platform for vision-based system designers comprising full development kit and ‘real-world’ use cases

Phoenix Contact appoints GM for Canada

July 14, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Phoenix Contact Canada has appointed Roger Hallett to the position of general manager, taking on leadership for the German-based firm’s Canadian operations. Prior to joining Phoenix Contact, Hallett held a series of senior management roles with Festo, Siemens and ABB.…

HARTING commissions European distribution centre

July 13, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Roughly 10,000 packages to be shipped to customers on the day of ordering / high-shelf warehouse with capacity for 120,000 containers / entire plant powered by own technology

LG Electronics appoints head of AI

July 12, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Founding member of Vector Institute to lead artificial intelligence R&D lab in Toronto

NEC’s face recognition tech to fly at airports in Japan

July 11, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Japanese multinational provider of IT services and products will deliver its customs procedure system at six major airports

SEMICON West 2019 focuses on Smart tech

July 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Workforce development, industry opportunities take the spotlight at annual tech conference

Digi-Key signs disty deal with Helix Semiconductors

July 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Distributor agreement addresses growing demand for more energy-efficient power ICs in burgeoning dc-dc market

AI, automation unlikely to lead to mass unemployment

July 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
New essay series from Fraser Institute indicates that burgeoning technologies will not lead to substantial job losses