Double-Digit Growth for Anti-Counterfeit Tech Market

New York, N.Y. — Anti-counterfeit technology has emerged as a preferred choice of solution against cases of counterfeiting. The market is expected to witness a remarkable growth, chiefly due to increasing instances of electronic/automobile counterfeit products, which are easily available in the local markets. The global anti-counterfeit (electronics and automobiles) market is expected to reach $24.2…

Arrow Stocks Intrinsyc Open-Q 410 System on Module

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) and Intrinsyc Technologies Corp. (TSX: ITC), a leading provider of solutions for the development and production of intelligent connected products, today announced Arrow’s availability of Intrinsyc’s Open-Q™ 410 System on Module as the result of a new franchise agreement between the two companies. “We are excited to expand opportunities for…

Digi, Digi-Key Debut XBee Wireless Connectivity Kit

Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), the M2M solutions expert, and Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the availability of the Digi XBee® Wireless Connectivity Kit (XKB2-AT-WWC). Initially available exclusively through Digi-Key for the next 90 days for $59, the platform provides a comprehensive resource for developers to better understand…

Rare Earth Metals Market to Reach $11B by 2020

Felton, Calif. – Rare Earth Elements or rare earth metals are a group of seventeen elements bearing similar properties. Key elements in the group include lanthanum, praseodymium, cerium and neodymium. According to a new study by Hexa Research, high demand for rare earth elements like cerium and lanthanum in applications like automobiles, metallurgy, phosphors, glass, etc. will…

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…