Finnish Veri raises $4M to ship sensor to monitor blood sugar
June 08, 2021Finnish health-tech company Veri has raised USD 4 million in a seed round, led by PROFounders, and accompanied by Lifeline Ventures, Accel with angel investors like Johannes Schildt (CEO and co-founder of Kry/Livi) and Kristian Ranta (CEO and co-founder of Meru Health). The round also includes previous pre-seed investment by Lifeline Ventures.
TI tops Analog IC supplier list with room to spare
June 03, 2021Skyworks Solutions posts the strongest sales increase in 2020 as the top-10 suppliers collectively accounted for 62% of total analog sales, reports market researcher IC Insights.
Simple circuit measures relative intensity of two light sources
May 28, 2021[ib]Question:[/ib] Can I measure the difference between two light sources with an instrumentation amplifier?
Standex Electronics acquires American Relays
May 26, 2021Standex Electronics, an electronics component manufacturer, announces that it has acquired American Relays, Inc., a US-based company that makes reed switch-based relays.
Samsung chose Infineon for its first MOSFET-based refrigerator inverter design
May 26, 2021Infineon Technologies AG supplied Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. with power devices to couple the highest energy efficiency with lowest audible noise. They have been integrated in Samsung’s one-door fridge and FDR inverterized refrigerator.
Top-15 semi companies log YoY growth of 21% in 1Q21
May 26, 2021Excluding Intel, the group would have shown a 29% jump in 1Q21/1Q20 sales.
VIA optronics to acquire Germaneers
May 25, 2021VIA optronics AG a supplier of interactive display systems and solutions has closed a definitive agreement under which VIA will acquire Germaneers GmbH, a high-tech engineering company focusing on automotive system integration and user interfaces.
Nowi and Murata to develop LoRa energy autonomous platforms
May 21, 2021Murata and Nowi have entered a strategic partnership that aims to enable and simplify the development of sustainable energy autonomous IoT platforms for use in ‘Plug & Forget’ solutions.
First Sensor closes Munich site
May 19, 2021As a result of the company's ongoing evaluation of its operations, First Sensor AG says it plans to close its site in Puchheim near Munich (FSM).
MKS Instruments to acquire optical sensor specialist
May 12, 2021MKS Instruments has entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which MKS will acquire Photon Control for CAD 3.60 per share, in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately CAD 387 million (EUR 263.85 million).
CMOS image sensors to regain strength after slowing in 2020
May 12, 2021Economic recovery from the fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic, new 5G smartphones, machine vision, and more embedded cameras will drive up CMOS image sensor sales to record high levels through 2025, says IC Insights in new O-S-D report.
DRAM revenue for 1Q/21 with an 8.7% increase QoQ
May 11, 2021Demand for DRAM exceeded expectations in 1Q/21 as the proliferation of WFH and distance education resulted in high demand for notebook computers against market headwinds, according to market researcher TrendForce.
Overvoltage protection for RTD-based measurement ysstems
May 07, 2021Question: Is it possible to design a complete RTD module with overvoltage protection?
Infineon: "The semiconductor market is booming"
May 04, 2021"The semiconductor market is booming; electronics that help accelerate the energy transition and make work and home life easier remain in high demand. The push for digitalization continues unabated. Infineon is firmly on course to meet its targets for the current fiscal year," says Dr. Reinhard Ploss, CEO of Infineon in the company's quarterly report.
Sony starts operations at new fab expansion
May 03, 2021Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation has begun operations on the production lines at the new fab built on the premises of Nagasaki Technology Center in Japan, a production center owned by Sony Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation.
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Mouser adds record 31 new manufacturers to line cardLoad more news
April 30, 2021The first quarter of 2021 proved to be fruitful start to the year for Mouser Electronics as it bolstered its line card by adding 31 new manufacturers during the first three months of the year.