Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor announced that it has been appointed a Bluetooth Special Interest Group Board of Directors company and along with simultaneously appointed Apple, both Nordic and Apple now join Ericsson AB, Intel, Lenovo, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, and Toshiba on the Bluetooth SIG Board.
LPRS has established itself as a major supplier of wireless modules used in environmental monitoring systems manufactured by Meaco Measurement and Control.
Luso Electronics Distribution has become the sole UK and Ireland representative for the SynQor range of power supplies and related components. Luso Electronics Distribution was established in May 2011 as a division within Luso Electronics.
Energy Micro has announced the appointment of Honestar Technologies as a distributor for China.
DeLorme announced the Fall 2011 release of the DeLorme inReach, the first Iridium-based device to integrate personal two-way satellite messaging, delivery confirmations, SOS capabilities and remote tracking, for reliable communication anywhere in the world.
BEI Kimco Magnetics recently met the challenging generator requirements in a railroad train signaling application. The generator is used to supply power to a remote brake health monitoring system.
GLT Technovations announced its patent-pending TouchTec technology for leather and textiles, that mimics the human touch to enable use with touch screen devices, has been selected by top glove manufacturers.
Technologies has donated boundary-scan hardware, software and technical support to the European Student Moon Orbiter (ESMO) project. Set to be the first European student mission to the moon, ESMO is funded by the European Space Agency’s Education Office...
The reduction in size of medical electronics is a benefit of component suppliers across the board making their products smaller with lower power requirements. This article looks at the benefits achieved from the miniaturization of magnetic reed switches and...
Siemens has acquired a minority share (approximately 16%) in U.S. solar company Semprius. Headquartered in Durham, North Carolina, Semprius develops high concentrating photovoltaic (HCPV) modules. This investment gives Siemens early access to what it...
A first for Class 8 commercial trucks in North America, BorgWarner Thermal Systems now supplies Visctronic fan drives as optional equipment for Freightliner Cascadia trucks powered by DD13 and DD15 engines. Engineered for optimal...
Vicor Corp. announced the appointment of Future Electronics as a global distributor and of Richard Begen as Vice President of Global Distribution. Global distribution will support business growth with a broader base of customers...
Mouser Electronics is partnering with Anaren to stock its new family of FCC-, IC- and ETSI- compliant Integrated Radio (AIR) modules.
Anritsu Corporation and SATIMO are proud to announce that the Anritsu MT8820C One-Box Tester has been selected by SATIMO as a supported test solution for OTA LTE testing, including MIMO.
Pioneering the market for ‘smart’ car keys, NXP Semiconductors announced the availability of its production-ready single-chip solution for multifunction car keys – the NCF2970 (KEyLink Lite).
Velti has signed a strategic three-year partnership agreement with Vodafone Portugal to launch a Permission Based Advertising program.
Honeywell Launches its Globally Available Industrial Wireless Receiver, Expanding its Limitless PlatformJune 22, 2011 11:32 am | Product Releases | Comments
Honeywell introduced its new Limitless WDRR Wireless Din-Rail Receiver for industrial, construction, machine, material handling, and heavy transportation applications, including agricultural equipment, cranes, lifts, conveyors, grain diverters, and door positions.
MicroGen Systems, Inc. of Ithaca, NY, and Infinite Power Solutions, Inc. of Littleton, CO, recently demonstrated a complete Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) solution powered by their combined products.
MEMS pressure sensors promise to be the next must-have component for smartphones and touchscreen tablets, because they impart the ability to determine altitude for next-generation location-based services?such as ascertaining what floor you are on in the mall?according to Freescale...
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation announced the addition of Phoenix Contact's PTSM and PTPM miniature connector series to its expansive product line.
In this episode we talk to Peter Green of International Rectifier about solid-state lighting and the electronics needed to drive them.
StarChip announced the availability of its new SCM family of secure SIM controllers addressing M2M markets.
AdaptiveMobile Acquires Sentry Wireless to Extend Mobile Security Portfolio Through to Handset Security ApplicationsJune 22, 2011 10:15 am | News | Comments
AdaptiveMobile is announcing the acquisition of Sentry Wireless, a developer of handset based mobile security applications.
PREMO enlarges its SDTR1103 family with the new SDTR1103-HF series. This new SMD antenna is suitable for signal´s reception at 2MHz and/or 13,56MHz Tx/Rx for NFC applications. The antenna has a high surface resistance NiZn ferrite core material (>10Mohm/mm) and low initial permeability to work at high frequency.
TÜV Rheinland and GreenSoft Announce Partnership, Aiding Manufacturers to Meet Environmental RequirementsJune 22, 2011 9:57 am | News | Comments
TUV Rheinland has entered into an agreement with GreenSoft Technology, where the global certification company will have access to GreenSoft’s environmental compliance data collection service, including its multi-million-part database, to provide RoHS and REACH services to its clients.