Richardson RFPD Offers Qorvo Products

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for the complete, integrated Qorvo portfolio of products. Richardson RFPD has been a leading distributor of TriQuint products for several years. Following the merger of TriQuint and RFMD to form Qorvo, Richardson RFPD now also distributes RFMD products under the Qorvo umbrella. Qorvo offers…

Mouser, Adafruit Ink Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced that it has signed a global distribution agreement with Adafruit. Adafruit was founded in 2005 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) engineer Limor “Ladyada” Fried. Adafruit offers unique and fun DIY electronics, kits, and open-source hardware that turn everyday objects into high-tech prototypes suitable for education and advanced production concepts. Mouser Electronics will…

RS Adds Arduino Yun Mini

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc(LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has announced that it is extending its Arduino portfolio of open-source electronics development and prototyping boards with the addition of the new Arduino Yun Mini. Aimed at embedded engineers, hackers and students, the Arduino Yun Mini is a redesign of the Arduino Yun WiFi…

CDM Electronics Stocks DPI Marking System

Turnersville, N.J. – CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, today announced the availability of the SEIP (Sumitomo Electric Interconnect Products, Inc.) SumiMark® IV 300 DPI Marking System.  The system is comprised of a thermal printer and Microsoft Windows compatible software interface to produce 300 dpi free form and serialized text, graphics, logos and barcodes on…

RFMW, Qorvo Sign Global Distribution Deal

San Jose, Calif. – RFMW Ltd. and Qorvo, Inc. have announced a worldwide distribution agreement effective immediately. Qorvo (NASDAQ:QRVO), a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and aerospace/defense applications, was created through the merger of TriQuint and RFMD. RFMW Ltd. is a specialized distributor providing customers and suppliers with focused distribution…

Commercial Drones Market to Reach $4.8 B by 2021

San Francisco, Calif. – Next generation commercial drones achieve a complete replacement of existing commercial airfreight delivery systems, they are used for 3D mapping, commercial pipeline observation, border patrol, package delivery, photography, and agriculture are more energy efficient, last longer and have a significantly lower cost of operation than manned aircraft. Commercial Drones markets promise to…

Synaptics Samples Second Generation TDDI

San Jose, Calif. — Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA), the leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced sampling of ClearPad® 4300, its second generation touch and display driver integration (TDDI) product targeting smartphones and tablets. This new single-chip solution is the first to combine Synaptics’ best-in-class touch controller IP and systems level expertise with proven display driver…

Plexus Cuts Fiscal Q3 Sales Forecast

Plexus Corp. has lowered its fiscal third quarter revenue and profit estimates due to production problems at one of its factories and unanticipated weakness in demand from customers in the networking and communications equipment market. The Wisconsin-based electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider said it now projects revenue for the quarter ended July 4 will be…

Mouser Updates Industrial Site

Mouser Electronics, Inc. has announced a new update to its Industrial Applications Site by featuring new resources devoted to the popular topic of home and factory automation. This exciting addition to the applications site provides electronic design engineers with information, resources, and technologies related to the latest advances in home and factory automation, including the…

GaN Systems Adds Sales Rep

Ottawa, Ontario – GaN Systems, the leading developer of gallium nitride power switching semiconductors, has appointed Kruvand Associates as its representative in the US states of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana.  Specialist sales engineering and marketing company Kruvand has expertise in power, interconnect, thermal, electromechanical, RF & wireless active and passive components.  As sales of…