BlackBerry smartphone maker Research In Motion said Thursday that its net income and revenue declined in the latest quarter, hurt by lower demand amid the economic slowdown and product delays.RIM is also cutting an unspecified number of jobs to reduce costs. It gave an outlook well below Wall...
SMA Solar Technology AG signed a purchase agreement to acquire dtw Sp.z o.o., one of Poland’s largest manufacturers of electromagnetic components, in Krakow today. The transaction is expected to be closed in July 2011...
Avnet Abacus, a European interconnect, passive, electromechanical and power distributor, has signed a Pan-European distribution agreement with Cymbet Corp. to distribute Cymbet’s complete range of rechargeable solid state batteries, power management devices, and evaluation...
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hi-Rel Electronics Pvt. Ltd. announced that they have agreed to open discussions regarding a business alliance, including Hitachi’s investment on Hi-Rel and creation of a new manufacturing facility. The aim of...
BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion says one of its top executives is on medical leave.RIM spokeswoman Marisa Conway said Thursday that Chief Operating Officer Don Morrison will be on medical leave until later this year. Larry Conlee, who retired as COO in 2009, will return to the company as a...
Tecate's Ultracapacitor Cells and Modules Ideal for Automatic Meter Reading and Smart Grid ApplicationsJune 16, 2011 12:02 pm | Product Releases | Comments
Announced today by Tecate Group is the availability of custom and standard ultracapacitor cells and modules specifically engineered for today's Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) and smart grid applications.
StarView Solutions announced that Scott Greeson has joined the company as Vice President of Operations. He will lead the company's corporate strategy and growth initiatives.
Colson Caster Corporation has been granted a new certificate of quality assurance from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
Comtech Xicom Technology introduced a new high efficiency 400 Watt Ku-Band traveling wave tube amplifier (TWTA) with the size, weight and prime-power requirements of traditional 200 Watt products.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced the launch of a complete line of overmolded plastic (OMP) RF power devices with peak powers ranging from 2.5 to 200 Watts.
Avago Technologies announced a complete RF front-end module (FEM) for WiMAX radios in mobile handset or portable PC applications.
Anaren announced that it has launched a new line of Xinger-brand, subminiature directional couplers measuring only 2 x 1.25 x 0.7 mm (0805 footprint).
This is a video on some of the latest technology from Anadigics at their booth at the 2011 International Microwave Symposium in Baltimore.
Richardson RFPD to Feature Design Engineering Capabilities for Renewable Energy Applications at PCIM Asia 2011June 16, 2011 9:15 am | News | Comments
Richardson RFPD announced today its Energy Management team will be showcasing their engineered assembly capabilities at PCIM Asia 2011, June 21-23 in Shanghai, China.
Recent empirical testing of FerriShield Ferrites shows that there is a notable increase in Ohms of impedance when compared to the exact same competitive alternative.
Nextreme Thermal Solutions, the leader in micro-scale thermal and power generation solutions, today introduces the Thermobility Wireless Power Generator WPG-1S evaluation kit with on-board energy storage...
AVX has developed new dielectric and internal electrode materials for its 0805 multilayer capacitor (MLC) chip. These new materials are optimized for high frequency performance and allow for a significantly lower equivalent series resistance than in previous versions of RF capacitors.
AVX has developed a multilayer capacitor (MLC) chip series with new dielectric and internal electrode materials in a 0402 size.
AVX has expanded its thin-film Accu-P Series capacitors to provide ultra-tight capacitance tolerance versions ideal for antenna matching in cellular handsets.
Rohde & Schwarz has developed a unique method that accurately measures group delay and phase linearity on satellite links. With the new R&S ZVA-K10 software option, users can perform measurements using two network analyzers located at separate sites.
In this episode, we talk to Chief Tyrone "Ty" Morrow of the City of Freeport, Texas on the first stage of the deployment of a WiFi-based municipal surveillance system being installed by ADT with the assistance of Motorola.
Agilent Technologies introduced five new PNA microwave vector network analyzer models, up to 67 GHz. The new PNA Series is based on Agilent’s PNA-X architecture and is the world’s highest performing microwave network analyzer, setting a new price/performance standard in the industry.
Texas Advanced Optoelectronic Solutions Inc., (TAOS, www.taosinc.com) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to combine the company with austriamicrosystems AG, a leading global designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs...
VYCON’s Clean Energy Storage Solutions Keep Gambro’s Critical Dialysis Equipment Manufacturing from Going DownJune 16, 2011 6:18 am | Blogs | Comments
There are hundreds of thousands of people with kidney and liver problems that rely on state-of-the-art dialysis equipment.
Martek Power today announced the release of its new MW75S 75 watt AC-DC front end power supply which meets the most rigorous specifications for military and commercial aviation applications. The MW75S is part of the MW Series product line...