Struggling with declining popularity of its smartphones, the company will lay off 2,000 employees, 10.5 percent of its work force.
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to expand its production capacities for materials used in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries (LIBs), namely, artificial-graphite-based anode material (SCMG™), additive in anodes and cathodes (VGCF™), and aluminum laminated films...
Digital power conversion and digital power management were demonstrated during a special "Digital Power Supply Control" session at Techno Frontier. Cosel, Bellnix Co, Ltd., and TDK Lambda all made presentations about the benefits of...
Eaton Corp. announced net income per share of $0.97 for the second quarter of 2011, an increase of 47 percent over the $0.66 earned in the second quarter of 2010. Sales in the second...
M/A-COM Technology Solutions introduced two new Front End Integrated Circuits (FEICs). The XZ1003-QT and XZ1004-QT are fully integrated, monolithic, FEICs for Multi Media over Coax Alliance (MoCA) mid-band and high-band RF applications.
The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces a new 15” flat panel industrial monitor designed for the harshest environments, the FPM-8151H.
Power Sources Unlimited announces the Eltek Valere Trilogy DC Power System.
At a ceremony in Arnstadt, Germany, the Bosch Group has inaugurated its new photovoltaics center.
The ergonomically designed Wahl C150 On-site Multifunction Calibrator features unique built in “easy connect” terminals, portable and bench top flexibility, and easy to use intuitive embedded software.
3-MHz, 100-mA Step-down DC-DC Converter Adds Run-time to Ultra-low Power Wireless and MCU ApplicationsJuly 25, 2011 9:37 am | Product Releases | Comments
Texas Instruments Incorporated introduced a 3-MHz, 100-mA synchronous step-down DC/DC converter, which integrates a bypass switch and a unique DCS-Control technology and extends battery run-time by 20 percent in low-power wireless and MSP430 MCU-based applications.
Numerous life-changing technologies have emerged from space. Now it’s time to promote European spinoffs to enter the 'Space Technology Hall of Fame' honouring the scientists, engineers, innovators and businesses behind these advances for our society.
DesignArt Networks announced the availability of several complete compact base station reference designs for the DAN3000 SoC family, including the availability of the DAN3000 LTE PHY software pack.
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- July 14, 2011 -- TE Circuit Protection announces the 2410SFV family of 20 new AC/DC fuses featuring current ratings from 0.5A to 20.0A. The 2410 fuses help provide secondary-side circuit protection, conserve board space and reduce design costs in a broad array of...
Digi-Key Corporation welcomes iGEN, of UBM Electronics, as a community partner for Digi-Key’s TechXchange online engineering community.
AVX Corporation has developed an 0603 case size surface mount capacitor capable of supporting frequencies from 700 MHz to well above 5 GHz.
Several Fortune 500 firms, which attract some of the brightest minds in business, will be setting Hult International Business School students specific ‘challenges’ that help to foster important skills such as identifying growth opportunities in emerging markets, and creating innovative business models that are fit for the future.
Cardmobili, creator of the world’s first mobile loyalty and membership cloud that connects consumers directly with brands, announces that it is to partner with Cards Unlimited B.V. in the Netherlands.
PositiveID Corporation Completes Exit From Non-Core Business
New research shows that 95 percent of holidaymakers jet off with at least one Internet-enabled device in their luggage; half demand daily access to content no matter their location
Scientists have observed a new way that magnetic and electric properties can coexist in a special class of materials.
BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. is cutting 2,000 jobs as part of a cost savings plan announced last month and is shuffling some senior executives.The job cuts amount to about 10 percent of the company's work force. The company said Monday it will notify affected employees this week. It...
The FlexMod VSRT conserves the starting power of a vehicle battery by shutting off auxiliary loads when either starting voltage drops to a low level, or a pre-set timer times out.
Singapore and Israel are stepping up efforts and forking out US$2.3 million to kickstart four new research and development (R&D) projects between high-tech companies in both countries.
Microsemi Corp. announced that it has made a proposal to the board of directors of Zarlink Semiconductor Inc. to acquire all of the outstanding shares of the company for CAD $3.35 per share in...
The ZigBee Allianceannounced that an update to ZigBee® Smart Energy™ version 1, the first and only widely available Advanced Metering Infrastructure standard, is now available for product development and public download. ZigBee states that the...