ERAI Conference Adds Workshop

The ERAI has announced a new workshop to be featured at the ERAI Executive Conference: ERAI Executive Conference Featured Workshop – New Algorithms to Improve X-Ray Imaging with instructor Dr. Bill Cardoso. Overview The drive towards miniaturization has created increasing challenges to the overall failure analysis, quality inspection, and counterfeit detection of electronic devices. This trend…

TE Connectivity Expands With Wesco

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity, announces an expanded distributor relationship with Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. Wesco Aircraft’s previous agreement included the aerospace, defense and marine (AD&M) high performance relay products and DEUTSCH products. Now, it has been expanded to include the AD&M mil/aero connectors and Raychem harness protection products (engineered polymer solutions,…

Battelle Debuts Anti-Counterfeiting Aid

Battelle today announced Barricade™, a new technology that eliminates the risk of counterfeit integrated circuits in devices for aerospace and defense systems, critical infrastructure, medical devices and other essential systems. Barricade provides fast, non-destructive authentication of electronic components from both trusted and untrusted sources, enabling separation of cloned or counterfeit components from authentic ones at a…

Mouser Stocks Up on CUI

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the Novum® Intermediate Bus NEB and NQB DC-DC Converters from CUI Inc. These digital point-of-load (POL) modules are pin and function compatible with Architects of Modern Power (AMP Group) product standards, and have an optional PMBus 1.2-compliant advanced…

New UL Standard Released for Lithium Batteries

Northbrook, Ill. — UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announces the creation of a new Standard for Safety for products that incorporate button or coin cell batteries using lithium technology. The new standard, UL 4200A, applies only to household-type products requiring these batteries that are used in areas where children are normally present. The…

element14 Launches Sci-Fi Design Challenge

Chicago, Ill. – element14, the world’s largest electronic design community with more than 300,000 members, today launches an ambitious new design challenge, “Sci Fi Your Pi.” Sponsored by Pi Trading, creator of the Raspberry Pi and an element14 partner, the global initiative challenges engineers and enthusiasts to use the Raspberry Pi 2 to design applications inspired by science…

Panasonic to Acquire ITC Global

Washington — Panasonic Corporation and ITC Global announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Panasonic to acquire ITC Global, a leading provider of satellite communication services for the energy, mining, and maritime markets. Founded in 2001 with regional headquarters inHouston, Texas; Sion, Switzerland; and Perth, Australia, ITC Global serves customers at more than…