NKK Switches Teams With Newark element14

 Newark element14, a high-service distributor of technology products and engineering solutions, has announced they have become an officially authorized distributor of NKK Switches, a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative electromechanical switches. NKK Switches designs, produces and sells more than 3.5 million different switches that set the standard for quality, stability and reliability…

Samsung Tops Buyers of MEMS Combo Sensors

El Segundo, Calif. — Samsung is the largest buyer of MEMS combo sensors, spending $183 million or 41 percent of the total combo sensor market in 2013, according to new analysis from IHS Technology. Purchases included 6-axis inertial measurement units (IMUs) from STMicroelectronics, InvenSense, and Bosch  for the Galaxy S4 smartphone, Galaxy Note 3 smartphone,…

Consider Culture When Expanding Reverse Logistics

Discussions around the importance of culture in reverse logistics typically focus on the need to establish an organizational culture which not only supports reverse logistics, but also recognizes the importance of a holistic approach to reverse logistics.  While this discussion is important, there is another culture discussion – one which is critical to success and,…

Broadcom, ShanghaiTech Partner on Wi-Fi City, IoT Innovation

Shanghai, — Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced an alliance with ShanghaiTech University to bring enhanced Wi-Fi infrastructure to Shanghai and to accelerate product development for the rapidly growing Internet of Things (IoT) market. The Alliance Signing Ceremony was held at the Broadcom Asia…

STMicro, Envivio Demo Ultra HD HEVC Tech

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of software-based video processing and delivery solutions, today announced that inter-operability between ST’s innovative set-top box solutions for digital home and Envivio Ultra HD HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) compression will be demonstrated during…