EU proposes a common charger for electronic devices
September 23, 2021The EU Commission says it is "Pulling the plug on consumer frustration and e-waste." Following years of work together with the industry to bring down the number of mobile chargers, the Commission is now putting forward legislation to establish a common charging solution for all relevant devices.
Tempo Automation appoints new Chief Manufacturing Officer
September 22, 2021Electronics manufacturer, Tempo Automation, has named Mattias Cedergren as its new Chief Manufacturing Officer.
Infineon & Blixt collaborate to accelerate growth of SSCB's
September 22, 2021Infineon Technologies and Swedish company Blixt Tech AB have entered an agreement to co-develop solid state circuit breakers (SSCB) based on Infineon's product portfolio.
Mouser continues to invest in automation
September 21, 2021Mouser Electronics continues to invest heavily in automation in its global distribution center to increase order processing, accuracy and speed.
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Sponsored content by congatec AGCOM Express Type 6 and COM-HPC Client A New Generation of Embedded Processors
It’s a new era for high-end embedded processors that are now available on two Computer-on-Module form factors: The brand-new COM-HPC® Client and COM Express® Type 6. With the emergence of the 11th Gen Intel® Core® processor generation (codenamed Tiger Lake), developers now have the ability to choose the most appropriate form factor that best suits their project requirements.
Global fab equipment spending projected to reach new high
September 17, 2021Powered by digital transformation and other secular technology trends, global semiconductor equipment investments for front end fabs in 2022 are expected to reach nearly USD 100 billion to meet soaring demand for electronics after topping a projected USD 90 billion this year, both new records,
Dutch startup Axelera AI launches with USD 12M Seed Round
September 16, 2021AI semiconductor startup Axelera AI has successfully closed a seed investment round of USD 12 million. The round was led by emerging technologies leader Bitfury and joined by global nanoelectronics R&D center imec and deep-tech venture capital funds Innovation Industries and imec.xpand.
EDAG China opens test centre in Shanghai
September 13, 2021EDAG China – subsidiary of the EDAG Group – opens a new test centre at its Shanghai site (NanGu Road Minhang District) to expand its range of services for the Asian market.
RMS Power vs. Average Power
September 10, 2021[i][b]Question:[/b] Should I use units of root mean square (rms) power to specify or describe the ac power associated with my signal, system, or device?[/i]
Prysmian's USD 27 million investment in Mexico
September 07, 2021Prysmian Group announced the investment of USD 27 million to begin the expansion of its cable and fiber optic manufacturing facility in the state of Durango, Mexico.
Murata acquires Eta Wireless Inc.
September 07, 2021Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Eta Wireless Inc., developer of Digital Envelope Tracking Technology that can reduce the power consumption of RF circuits involved in wireless communications.
Ultralow noise, 48V, phantom microphone power supply using a tiny DC-to-DC boost converter
September 03, 2021[i][b]Question:[/b] Can I produce a compact, ultralow noise, phantom power supply (48 V) from a 5 V, 12 V, or 24 V input?[/i]
WD in possible USD 20 billion take-over of Kioxia?
August 30, 2021Western Digital is reportedly in "advanced talks for a possible USD 20 billion stock merger with Japanese chipmaker Kioxia".
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NAND Flash revenue for 2Q21 rises by 10.8% QoQLoad more news
August 26, 2021NAND Flash suppliers’ Clients in the data center segment were gradually stepping up enterprise SSD procurement after finishing inventory adjustments, according to TrendForce.