Electronic Products & Technology



News
May 13, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Smart speakers see largest gain in US households

Americans openly adopt AI says study by Consumer Technology Association
Product
March 22, 2019 by Stephen Law

Smart connector for harsh environments is programmable

BULGIN 400 Series smart connector allows easy pairing of devices and connectors, real-time connection status sensing and electronic device serialization. Device’s rugged, miniature design is impervious to the harshest possible environmental conditions such as temperature extremes, exposure to dirt, water…
News
March 21, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Future Cities Canada launches the Community Solutions Network

New national platform led by Evergreen and OpenNorth supports communities to lead in open smart cities approaches
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…
Product
January 22, 2019 by Stephen Law

Lithium-ion smart battery pack delivers 8mm thickness

RRC POWER SOLUTIONS RRC2130 FlatPAQ lithium-ion smart battery pack is thin, coming in an 8mm thickness. Device is suitable for very slim designs, such as the back of a PC display or on a PC board, to allow developers to…
Product
January 17, 2019 by Stephen Law

Smart, ultra-low power IMU is optimized for wearables

BOSCH SENSORTEC BMI270 ultra-low power smart Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) specifically targeted at wearable applications provides an improved accelerometer offset and sensitivity performance, enabled by firm’s newest MEMS process technology. Device includes intuitive gesture, context and activity recognition with an…
Feature
January 15, 2019 by Eduardo Drehmer, director, film capacitors & Power Quality Solutions, EPCOS, a TDK Group Company

Designing reliable smart meters

Considerations for robust capacitors
News
December 14, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Graphene unlocks new potential for ‘smart textiles’

The quest to create affordable, durable and mass-produced ‘smart textiles’ has been given fresh impetus through the use of the wonder material Graphene.
News
October 24, 2018 by Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Smart glasses look North for success

Waterloo tech brand unveils Focals smart glasses, an industry upgrade in wearable eyewear designs
News
October 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Gartner picks top 10 tech trends for 2019

Analysts explore top industry trends that will impact the next wave of technology development
Product
August 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Smart sensor hubs optimized for 24/7

BOSCH SENSORTEC BHI260 and BHA260 new generation smart sensor hubs are optimized for 24/7, always-on sensor processing and lower power consumption – extending battery lifetimes. Device’s integrated powerful sensor coprocessor and MEMS sensors allow it to handle sophisticated sensor processing…
Product
July 16, 2018 by Stephen Law

Modules serve as intelligent industrial connectors

HARTING Han-Smart modules (3) deliver intelligent capabilities to customer configurable Han-Modular industrial connector system. Han-Modular Mini-Switch US4 module is a 4 port unmanaged Ethernet Mini-Switch that supports RJ-45 terminated high speed Ethernet devices. An advanced Ethernet and network switch in…