Samsung Opens New HQ for U.S. Semiconductor Operations

San Jose, Calif. –Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world’s leading producer of semiconductor and display solutions, formally opened the doors to its new Device Solutions America headquarters here today, setting the stage for a new wave of innovation across the digital landscape. Located on the same corner in San Jose’s tech corridor where Samsung’s original…

Mouser Stocks Maxim MAX3262x MCUs

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the MAX32620/MAX32621 microcontrollers from Maxim Integrated. The MAX3262x devices are based on the 32-bit RISC ARM® Cortex®-M4F microcontroller with a floating point unit (FPU), ideally suited for the emerging category of medical and fitness applications. Both devices include 2MBytes of flash and 256kbits of SRAM, with the architecture combining…

Atmel Ships Bluetooth Smart Solution in Volume Production

San Jose, Calif. — Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a global leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch solutions, today announced it is shipping the industry’s lowest power, smallest footprint Bluetooth® Smart solution in production quantities. Consuming less than 4mA in RX and less than 3mA TX at 3.6V, the devices increase battery life by as much as one year or…

Mouser Stocks TI TUSB320 Controllers

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the TUSB320 family of USB Type-C™ configuration channel logic and port controllers from Texas Instruments (TI). The TUSB320 family of devices provide USB Type-C configuration channel (CC) logic and port control, making it possible for a system to detect the orientation of the plug, and determine the appropriate USB specification and mode settings for…

UMC Enters High Volume Touch IC Production

Hsinchu, Taiwan — United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC; TWSE: 2303) (“UMC”), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that it has entered high volume production for touch IC applications manufactured on UMC’s 0.11um eFlash process. The specialized technology, first introduced by UMC in late 2012 as the foundry industry’s first, true 12-volt aluminum back-end-of-line (BEoL) process, is…

CDM Adds Cadillac Jumper Assemblies

Turnersville, N.J. – Announced today by CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, is the availability of Clements National Company’s Cadillac® brand of 27-point jumper assemblies, receptacles and accessories for freight and rail passenger trainline communication and control.  The parts inventoried include the CRA Series receptacles with male contacts, the CPA Series jumper assemblies with…

America II Signs Distribution Agreement with Orion Fans

St. Petersburg, Fla. — America II Electronics, Inc., one of the world’s largest distributors of semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it has entered into a global franchise distribution agreement with Orion Fans, a market leader in the design and manufacturing of thermal management products for the automotive, industrial, medical, white goods, telecommunications, and IT…

Future Electronics, Digi Expand Distribution Agreement

Future Electronics, a world-class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of electronic components, and Digi International® (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), the M2M solutions expert, today announced an expanded global distribution agreement. Under this new agreement, Digi’s complete portfolio is now available through Future Electronics’ global network in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific. As…