Electronic Products & Technology



Apple, Qualcomm settle bitter dispute over iPhone technology

April 17, 2019 by By Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press, San Francisco
Apple and mobile chip maker Qualcomm have settled a bitter financial dispute centred on some of the technology that enables iPhones to connect to the internet.  The surprise truce announced Tuesday came just as the former allies turned antagonists were facing off…

RoHS 2011/65/EU amendment adds 4 new substances

April 16, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
The EU Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) landscape is being significantly modified in 2019. After more than a dozen years of only six substances, four new substances are being added to one of the most widely known environmental compliance laws…

Dorigo Systems appoints VO operations

April 13, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Dorigo Systems, Burnaby BC-based contract manufacturers of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) in the Pacific Northwest, announced that Alexander Chassels has been appointed as vice president of operations.  Chassels is responsible for the day-to-day leadership of the company and play…

Keysight launches IoT Innovation Challenge

April 12, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Challenging graduate and undergraduate students to innovate low-power IoT for a healthier planet

Sigfox Canada unveils coast-to-coast IoT network

April 11, 2019 by Stephen Law
Sigfox Canada, the Canadian network operator for the Sigfox Global IoT Network, has launched the country’s first national low-bandwidth, Internet of Things (IoT) network. Sigfox Canada is leveraging a low-power wide area network (LPWAN) technology through an ecosystem of over…

MDA hits electronic suite spot with Lockheed Martin

April 9, 2019 by Stephen Law
MDA delivers game-changing defence capabilities with its Canadian surface combatant

PEI-Genesis launches value-added program with Positronic

April 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
PEI-Genesis, leading global assembler of precision connectors, is now certified to provide value-added connector assembly services for Positronic, a global manufacturer of high reliability electronic connector products.  The first authorized distributor to be certified as a value-added assembly partner for…

DuPont sells its soluble OLED assets to LG Chem

April 8, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
DuPont Electronics & Imaging has completed the sale of its soluble organic light emitting diode (OLED) technology and associated assets to LG Chem, Ltd.  Assets included in the sale are intellectual property related to DuPont’s soluble OLED technology, and certain…

TT Electronics acquires Power Partners

April 8, 2019 by Stephen Law
TT extends expands North American presence, increases footprint in medical and connected health applications

LoRa Alliance, DLMS group to bring IoT to utilities

April 7, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Organizations jointly developing DLMS-over-LoRaWAN to support smart metering use cases

Technology and healthcare converge at Inventures 2019

April 6, 2019 by EP&T Magazine
Calgary conference unveils leading healthcare speakers

Teaching computers to intelligently design ‘billions’ of possible materials

April 5, 2019 by Ryan Owens, University of Missouri
A team of MU researchers are applying one of the first uses of artificial intelligence principles to the field of materials science