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February 21, 2019 by Tore Vind Jensen, DTU - Technical University of Denmark

Breakthrough in the search for graphene-based electronics

A team of researchers from Denmark has solved one of the biggest challenges in making effective nanoelectronics based on graphene
News
February 20, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Quebec to host spring event for flexible & hybrid electronics

Learn, connect and partner at CPES2019 on May 16-17 in Bromont QC
Product
February 20, 2019 by Stephen Law

Book serves as guide to pcb design

EMA DESIGN AUTOMATION The Hitchhiker’s Guide to PCB Design is a hard-copy book aimed at empowering engineers with the knowledge needed to understand the complexities of the printed circuit board (pcb) design process. Previously available as an ebook, optimized to…
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February 19, 2019 by Anna Kucirkiva, IQS Directory

The future of display technology lies with MicroLEDs

In creating MicroLED technology, engineers have crammed dramatically smaller Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) onto the same surface area than previous generations of LED screens - millions more
News
February 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

Sidewalk Toronto faces growing opposition, calls to cancel project

Plans for a high tech Toronto community led by an Alphabet Inc.-backed entity should be scrapped, say politicians and prominent Canadian business and technology leaders. In the wake of a leaked report last week that revealed Sidewalk Labs’ interest in…
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February 18, 2019 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Sidewalk Labs CEO responds to criticism around tax and transit plans

Sidewalk Labs’s chief executive officer says it’s too “premature” to abandon any ideas it unveiled Thursday for a high-tech Toronto community it hopes to build, despite the concepts being met with fierce criticism.  In an interview with The Canadian Press,…
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February 17, 2019 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Sidewalk wants cut of property taxes, development fees for Quayside project

Sidewalk Labs is plotting to expand its proposal for a high-tech Toronto community by funding transit and underground infrastructure and trying to snatch up a portion of development fees and property taxes typically funneled towards the city.  The Alphabet Inc.-backed…
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February 15, 2019 by Marianne Meadahl, SFU News

Collaboration sparks sustainable electronics manufacturing breakthrough

Collaboration leads to development of eco-friendly 3D printable solution for producing wireless Internet-of-Things sensors
News
February 8, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Role of hardware in IoT designs continues to grow

New research from Newark element14 shows common standards and policies have been identified as key to accelerating the benefits of IoT
Feature
February 6, 2019 by EMA Design Automation, Inc.

Understanding Schematics: The Not-So-Simple Foundation of a PCB Design Project

Understanding key schematic design fundamentals is of utmost importance when beginning a PCB design project. This foundation of knowledge begins with what a schematic is and its main purpose. Creating a schematic diagram is a way for an engineer to…
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February 6, 2019 by Paulo Garcia, Assistant Professor, Carleton University (The Canadian Press, Ottawa)

How to train 21st century engineers for tech discoveries

Technology has surpassed technological education. There are so many concepts, techniques and tools that an engineering graduate should know, but there isn't enough time.
Feature
February 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

A Look Back – 40 Years of EP&T

Celebrating four decades of electronics design in Canada