Analog Devices Acquires Symeo

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), today announced the acquisition of Symeo GmbH, a privately held company based in Munich, Germany that specializes in RADAR hardware and software for emerging autonomous automotive and industrial applications. Symeo’s innovative signal processing algorithms will enable ADI to offer customers a RADAR platform with significant improvements in angular accuracy and resolution. “With…

EMA Provides Free Access to Parts Library

EMA Design Automation® (www.ema-eda.com), a full-service provider and innovator of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) solutions, today announced that access for its more than 14 million component library is now free, allowing downloads from the world’s largest collection of verified symbols, footprints, and 3D STEP models through www.ultralibrarian.com .  “Today’s engineers don’t have the time or the desire…

Broadcom Withdraws Offer to Acquire Qualcomm

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) (“Broadcom”) today announced that it has withdrawn and terminated its offer to acquire Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”) and has withdrawn its slate of independent director nominees for Qualcomm’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Broadcom today issued the following statement: Although we are disappointed with this outcome, Broadcom will comply with the Order. Broadcom will continue to move forward with its redomiciliation…

How Businesses Can Control Costs in an Uncertain Trade Environment

U.S. trade policies are making headlines as the Trump Administration re-examines international trade agreements and implements tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. Cost increases in raw materials, trade compliance or the transportation of goods disproportionally impact small and midsized businesses, according to research by Freightos, an online freight marketplace. Among companies that import infrequently –…

Mouser Signs Distribution Deal with Cirque

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with Cirque Corporation to distribute Cirque’s GlidePoint® circle trackpads. As one of the first developers of capacitive touch technology, Cirque is an experienced and innovative provider of touch input solutions for applications such as virtual and…