Electronic Products & Technology



Japanese researchers split crystals for 2D metallic conductivity

February 25, 2018 by Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
Adding oxygen atoms to a perovskite-like crystal material splits it into layers, giving it unique electrical properties.

Stratford to pilot smart parking project

February 24, 2018 by Stephen Law
The City of Stratford is moving forward on an innovative pilot project that will enable it to track the usage of municipal parking spaces, and eventually make that data available to the public.  The smart parking initiative, which brings the…

Newark element14 delivers micro:bits to teach Canadian children to code

February 23, 2018 by Stephen Law
Canada is the latest country to choose the micro:bit for coding education

LG to unveil AI inspired smartphone

February 22, 2018 by Stephen Law
New AI functionalities align with needs and usage behavior of today's consumers

Broadcom adjusts its buyout offer for Qualcomm

February 21, 2018 by The Associated Press, San Jose CA
A tie-up with Broadcom would be the largest tech deal in history

Half-a-billion wireless power tech devices shipped

February 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
IHS Markit report says the wireless charging market grew 40% year-over-year led by mobile phones, small appliances and wearables

Peraso appoints industry veteran as CEO

February 19, 2018 by Stephen Law
Pioneering WiGig Semiconductor Company Entering Growth Phase as Applications such as Virtual Reality and Fixed Broadband Wireless Fuel the Demand for Wireless Gigabit Solutions

North American distribution component sales up 2.2%: ECIA report

February 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Distributor component sales for North America showed solid growth again in the fourth quarter of 2017, as sales improved 2.2% over the previous year period, according to a report from ECIA. Book to Bill was a strong 1.1 through 2017,…

TE Connectivity releases digital models in collaboration with SnapEDA

February 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Engineers can now easily design-in more than 25,000 new of components with free symbols & footprints

BC-led Digital Tech Supercluster gets federal funding

February 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
Initiative to transform Canada's fastest-growing tech sector by creating 50,000 jobs and injecting $15 billion in GDP into BC's economy over 10 years

Robotics kit prepares future engineers for systems-level design

February 16, 2018 by EP&T Magazine
To stay competitive in a world increasing in complexity and efficiency, today’s engineering students must graduate with an understanding of engineering concepts across multiple disciplines and products.  To equip future engineers with this strong foundation in systems-level design, Texas Instruments…

Supercluster tech groups to share in up to $950M in federal funds

February 15, 2018 by The Canadian Press, Ottawa
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains has named five technology groups that will each get a piece of up to $950 million in what the government calls its “superclusters” initiative, a high- tech collaboration strategy aimed at fostering growth and creating jobs. The…