Atmel Corporation, a global leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch technology solutions, today announced the company has partnered with the industry’s leading sensor and sensor fusion software manufacturers, accelerating embedded designers’ ability to create smarter, connected devices including mobile sensor hubs, connected devices, wearables and Internet of Things applications.
Leviton announced today the acquisition of JCC Advanced Lighting, a United Kingdom (UK)-based leader in LED lighting suitable for a wide variety of residential and commercial applications. The acquisition establishes Leviton in the UK market and affords the company growth opportunities internationally.
STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, was named a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovator for the second year in a row, recognizing ST’s position among the world’s most innovative companies. The program recognizes and rewards organizations that are leading the innovation charge as measured by a series of proprietary patent-related metrics.
The updated Nanotechnology Consumer Products Inventory now contains 1,628 consumer products that have been introduced to the market since 2005, representing a 24 percent increase since the last update in 2010.
Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. today announced the release of a new touchscreen Human Machine Interface (HMI) reference design from Xylon, a leading provider of advanced FPGA application solutions, IP cores and design services for its MicroZed evaluation kit. The MicroZed is based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC.
Vishay Intertechnology Inc. today disclosed why it is embarking on a cost-cutting and employee reduction program noting in a release that third quarter revenue and profits came in below investors’ and the company’s expectations. Its sales forecast for the December quarter were similarly lackluster indicating demand for its products remain weak. Malvern, Pa.-based Vishay reported…