TTI Stocks Murata DC-DC Converters for Railway Apps

Murata’s latest DC-DC converters designed specifically for use in railway applications are now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components.  With encapsulated circuitry for optimal thermal and vibration performance, the IR Series delivers market-leading power efficiency in an industry-standard half or quarter brick pinout, enabling designers to choose…

STMicro Inks Deal on LDMOS Technology From Innogration

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced it has signed an agreement on LDMOS LDMOS – Laterally Diffused Metal Oxide Semiconductor RF power technology from Innogration Technologies, a fabless semiconductor company headquartered in Suzhou, China, specializing in the design and manufacturing of RF power semiconductor devices, modules,…

Newark element14 Launches Raspberry Pi Expansion Board

Newark element14, the Development Distributor, announces the launch of GraspIO Cloudio – a Raspberry Pi add-on board with Drag and Drop programming interface on iPhone, iPad and Android.  Among other features, it incorporates Voice Assistant Capabilities, IFTTT (“If This Then That”) Integration, IoT Cloud Service, Sensor Monitor and Dashboard, Custom Notifications with Image and Video, and One…

Lighting Controllers Market to Reach $17.4B

Persistence Market Research presents a new report titled ‘Lighting Controllers Market: Global Industry Analysis 2012 – 2016 and Forecast 2017 – 2025’ that studies the performance of the global lighting controllers market over an eight year assessment period from 2017 to 2025. The report presents the value forecast of the global lighting controllers market and provides important insights into the…

CISSOID Offers Equivalents for Honeywell’s Obsoleted High-Temp Parts

CISSOID, the leader in high temperature and extended lifetime semiconductor solutions, announces its readiness in supporting customers affected by the Last-Time-Buy (LTB) announcement by Honeywell for its High Temperature Microelectronics Products and releases a cross-reference table for CISSOID equivalent parts, all rated from -55°C to 225°C and also available as bare die: Honeywell’s Obsoleted Products CISSOID’s Equivalent…

Mouser Stocks InvenSense Waterproof MEMS Sensor

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the ICP-10100 MEMS capacitive barometric pressure sensor from InvenSense, a TDK Group company. The ICP-10100 achieves the industry’s lowest pressure noise and power consumption and ensures excellent temperature stability for applications such as drones, mobile devices, Internet of Things (IoT), and…

SV Microwave Awards Digi-Key

SV Microwave has honored Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, with the “2017 Distributor of the Year” award for their outstanding partnership performance. The award is based on point of sale (POS) growth, customer reach, engagement efforts, market expansion, inventory breadth and depth growth, including New Product Introduction (NPI) purchases, and more. “SV Microwave values…

Broadcom Secures Funding for Proposed Qualcomm Acquisition

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) (“Broadcom” or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed committed financing agreements to fund its proposed acquisition of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”). A group of 12 financial institutions have agreed to provide up to $100 billion of committed credit facilities, including a $5 billion revolving credit facility and bridge financing, and investment funds…

Broadcom-Qualcomm: A Merger of Equals is Better

Qualcomm Inc. was right to turn down Broadcom Ltd.’s “final” purchase offer. It is bad for both companies. A better deal is a merger of equals that promises major tax benefits for shareholders, a lower debt burden and swift integration. A merger is what Broadcom and Qualcomm should be discussing rather than the likely fruitless…

MACOM, STMicro Partner on GaN on Silicon Wafers

MACOM Technology Solutions announced an agreement to develop GaN on Silicon wafers to be manufactured by ST for MACOM’s use across an array of RF applications. MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSI) (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high-performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave and lightwave semiconductor products, and STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving…