API Manufactures Specialty Connectors in the UK

Orlando, Fla.  – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, now offers its filtered circular connectors direct to the European market. These custom and specialty filtered connectors, which API has offered to the US market for over 20 years, will now be designed and manufactured in…

C&K Offers Customizable Graphics for Illuminated Switches

Newton, Mass. – C&K Components now provides customizable graphics for backlit caps on illuminated industrial pushbutton switches. The company can add painted and laser-etched custom graphics or symbols to the backlit caps on the illuminated versions of its AP Series industrial pushbutton switches. The switches are suitable for  use in joystick modules and control panels…

Toshiba Launches App Processor for Wearables

San Jose, Calif., — Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, has expanded its TZ1000 family of ApP Lite application processors for wearable devices. The TZ1021MBG processor is housed in a smaller, thinner package than the first product in the series, the TZ1001MBG, launched earlier this year, said Toshiba. Toshiba is showcasing the new ApP Lite processor at Electronica…

Omnetics Unveils Mini Down-Hole Connectors

Minneapolis, Minn. — Targeting extreme environments in the oil and gas industry, Omnetics has developed Nano-sized (.025″ pitch) connectors that maintain reliability up to 200 degrees C for rugged board-mount applications. These connectors are designed to solder down through very thick printed circuit boards and route signals from one board to another, all inside a drill-control housing.…

Broadcom Adds Channel Partners for IoT, Ethernet Markets

Broadcom Corporation has announced the addition of more than 40 channel partners to support the expanding Internet of Things (IoT) and high-volume Ethernet IC markets. This is part of the company’s new distribution strategy launched about 18 months ago to broaden its customer base and better leverage its channel partners. The semiconductor solutions manufacturer has…

Global Microsensor Market to Grow 10%

Burnaby, Canada – Growing Technological Advancements Coupled With Increasing Adoption in Automobiles, Mobile Phones, Medical Equipment, Industrial Equipment and Military and Civil Aircraft is Propelling Growth in the Global Microsensor Market The global market for microsensors has been witnessing strong growth over the past few years. Growth in the consumer electronics, automotive, military and healthcare…