TTI Stocks Vishay UFPMA/UFPMC

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, now stocks the ultra-thin UFPMA/UFPMC series displacement sensors from Vishay for use in Defense, Aerospace & Space applications in Europe. The components are flexible potentiometer membranes and represent a new generation of linear or angular position measurement. UFPMA/UFPMC series sensors benefit from a very high…

OLED Displays Gaining Market Traction

Active-matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) displays are finally gaining traction after years of manufacturing and materials development. The displays, which can be manufactured on thin and flexible substrates are lighter, use less power and are more colorful than liquid crystal displays (LCDs). However, because OLEDs can be produced using ink-jet-type processes, materials development has been slow…

TTI Awarded by Molex

TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has been awarded the 2015 America Distributor of the Year  from Molex. The award was presented to TTI during the EDS Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. The annual award recognizes the Molex distributor who has made the greatest contribution to Molex’s business…

STMicroelectronics Launches New Microcontrolers

STMicroelectronics (STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has launched a new family of automotive microcontrollers that heralds the advent of more secure and connected cars. This new family of power-efficient and real-time-capable MCUs brings the world`s first Power Architecture(TM)- based devices manufactured in state-of the-art 40nm Flash technology…

TI introduces the first differential inductive switch

Texas Instruments (TI) (TXN) today introduced the industry’s first differential inductive switch, with a dual-coil architecture that automatically compensates for variations in temperature and component aging. The LDC0851 detects the presence or absence of conductive material by using a simple coil drawn on a printed circuit board (PCB). This unique approach enables low-cost, highly reliable…

AVX Releases MQ Series Medical Grade MLCCs

AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released the MQ Series medical grade MLCCs. Manufactured, tested, and qualified using stringent medical design, in-process, and lot acceptance requirements, MQ Series medical grade MLCCs deliver the superior reliability performance required by electronic life support applications, including: pacemakers, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs), and neuromodulation…