Newark Element14 Adds Maxim Smart Force Reference Design

Newark element14 has expanded its Maxim portfolio to include Reference Design Boards and Evaluation Kits. This addition supports its extensive portfolio of data converters, amplifiers, clocks and timers, and microcontrollers, with products for power management, interface, RF and wireless, and memory. The latest addition from Maxim Integrated Products is the Smart Force Sensor Reference Design Board. Maxim Smart Force Sensor…

CDM Expands Cable Assembly Services

Turnersville, N.J. – CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, today announced the availability of custom overmolded cable assemblies designed to withstand demanding environmental conditions in a wide range of industries including commercial, industrial, medical, military, and agricultural.  The overmolding process provides a seamless seal of the junction between a connector and cable…

Mouser Adds Wireless Gecko SoCs for IoT

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the Wireless Gecko SoCs from Silicon Labs. This new Wireless Gecko portfolio of ARM® Cortex®-M4 core-based SoCs is aimed toward wireless Internet of Things (IoT) designs and integrates a 2.4 GHz radio and advanced hardware cryptography to support more secure applications. The devices are divided into three families that…

Richardson RFPD Adds Qorvo QPA1000 GaN Amplifier

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 2.8–3.2 GHz 50 Watt QPA1000 GaN Amplifier from Qorvo. The QPA1000 is a high-power, S-band amplifier fabricated on Qorvo’s QGaN25 0.25um GaN on SiC production process. Covering 2.8-3.2 GHz, the QPA1000 provides greater than +47 dBm of saturated output power…

Mouser Stocks NXP NTAG I2C Plus NFC Tags

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the NT3H2x11 NTAG I2C plus family of connected near-field communication (NFC) tags from NXP® Semiconductors. The NTAG I2C plus family is the latest development of NXP NFC tags, combining a passive NFC interface and a contact I2C interfaces together with a non-volatile memory. Designed to enable NFC in home-automation…

APEM Awards Master Electronics

Santa Monica, Calif. – Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, receives APEM’s prestigious “Distributor of the Year” Award. Tony Solis, Director of Sales for APEM, Inc. stated, “APEM, Inc. presented Master Electronics with the 2015 Distributor of the Year award at EDS 2016. The annual award recognizes one of…