Arrow PEMCO Awards Bourns

Riverside, Calif. – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced its Asia-Pacific operations have received the 2014 Outstanding Supplier Partnership Award from Arrow Electronics’ Asia-Pacific Components business.  The award recognizes the outstanding service, quality and on-time delivery performance the Bourns Asia-Pacific team provided to Arrow in 2014.  The award was presented…

Mouser Stocks Analog Devices AD7124-8 AFE

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the AD7124-8 low-power, low-noise analog front end (AFE) from Analog Devices. This completely integrated AFE contains a low-noise, 24-bit sigma-delta (Σ-Δ) analog-to-digital converter (ADC), and can be configured to have eight differential inputs or 15 single-ended or pseudo differential inputs. The AD7124-8 is ideal for designs that require high-precision…

Flexible Encapsulation to Enable Flexible Electronics

In 2020 flexible barrier manufacturing for flexible electronic devices such as displays will be a market worth more than US$184 million according to IDTechEx Research. That equates to 3.8 million square meters of flexible barrier films for electronics. Although multilayer approaches – usually organic and inorganic layers – have been the most popular solution for flexible…

NEXT Biometrics Adds Ultra-Thin Fingerprint Sensors

Oslo, Norway – NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (OSLO:NEXT) announced the introduction of ultra-thin fingerprint sensor designs that remove the need for large bezels, or metallic frames, used in the first generation of NEXT sensors, making them tailored for the design-focused smartphone, tablet and notebook markets. Tore Etholm-Idsoe, CEO of NEXT Biometrics, the leader in high-quality low-cost fingerprint…

Solid State Relay Market to Reach $1.1B by 2020

According to a new market research report “Solid State Relay Market by mounting (Panel, PCB, DIN Rail), by output (AC, DC, and AC/DC), by application (Building Equipment, Industrial Automation, and Others) and by Geography (North America, Europe, APAC and RoW) – Global forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the Solid State Relay Market is expected to reach USD 1,138.8 Million by…

Mouser Offers Blue Gecko Bluetooth Smart Module

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now offering the BGM111 Blue Gecko Bluetooth® Smart Module from Silicon Labs. This ultra-low-power, Bluetooth 4.1 (Bluetooth Smart) module is designed for applications where good RF performance, ultra-low power consumption, and easy development are main design factors. With TX power up to 8dBm, RX sensitivity down to -93dBm, and up to 200 meters range,…