Arrow Electronics Buys UBM’s Technology Media Portfolio

Centennial, Colo.– Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. Arrow is a global leader in technology design, manufacturing support, and supply-chain services. Last year, Arrow…

AVX Releases Medical Selector Guide

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new, interactive Medical Selector Guide that features industry-specific summary information about its portfolio of electronic components for Class I, II, and III medical devices, including: tantalum and ceramic capacitors, thin film products, connectors, EMI filters and feedthroughs, SAW filters,…

TTI Inks Pact With Smiths Connectors

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, now offer customers across Europe Smiths Connectors’ world-renowned high reliability, high performance product range following a distribution deal between the two companies. The new agreement builds on a successful partnership between Smiths Connectors and TTI France, formerly Mateleco. The partnership will provide TTI the availability…

Arrow Open Lab Launches in Hong Kong

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), today opened the Arrow Open Lab at Hong Kong Science Park, signifying a new milestone in Arrow’s support of innovation and technology development in Hong Kong. To celebrate the opening of the Arrow Open Lab and illustrate how technology can help enhance people’s lives, Arrow showcased its award-winning semi-autonomous motorcar (SAM)…

Biometrics Market to Exceed $24B by 2021

According to a recently released TechSci Research report, “Global Biometrics Market By Type, By End Use Sector, By Region, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 – 2021”, the global biometrics market is projected to surpass $ 24.8 billion by 2021, on account of growing security concerns across various end use sectors such as banking & finance, consumer electronics, government, defense, healthcare. etc.,…

Microsemi Expands Partnership with Future Electronics

Montreal, Canada – Future Electronics, a global leader in Electronics Distribution, founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, is pleased to announce that its partnership with Microsemi has strengthened significantly, following Microsemi’s announcement to narrow its Global Distributor partners on May 31, 2016. Future Electronics’ capabilities to support new design opportunities for Microsemi’s extensive product portfolio for customers…

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…