Element14 Expands Vishay Portfolio

Element14 has expanded its portfolio of medium-voltage mosfets from Vishay Intertechnology, a world leader in discrete semiconductors; diodes and mosfets, and passive electronic components; resistors, inductors and capacitors. The SiA446DJ is the industry’s first 150 V N-channel mosfet in thermally enhanced PowerPAK® SC-70 package and features the industry’s lowest on-resistance at 10 V in the…

Mouser Stocks TI SimpleLink Wi-Fi Dev Boards

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the new SimpleLink™ Wi‑Fi CC3100 and CC3200 Processor development boards from Texas Instruments (TI). Marketed as an Internet-on-a-chip™ low-power Wi‑Fi family, these SimpleLink Wi‑Fi development boards allow users to develop with the CC3100 network processor and CC3200 Wi‑Fi MCU families to easily add embedded Wi‑Fi and Internet connectivity to a wide-range of applications. The new SimpleLink™ Wi‑Fi development boards, available from Mouser Electronics,…

Re-shoring to Kentucky in Balluff’s Production Plan

Florence, Ky. – With the 2014 completion of Balluff’s new state-of-the-art customer support and training center in Florence, KY on Industrial Road; space is now available for expansion in their original location on Holton Drive.  Balluff’s global managing director and owner, Florian Hermle, announced recently that the company will be focusing on local production and “by…

Cirrus Completes Wolfson Buy

Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRUS) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Wolfson Microelectronics. Cirrus Logic believes that the acquisition will strengthen its position as a market leader with a highly differentiated global customer base and end-to-end signal processing solutions, including integrated circuits and software for portable audio applications. “Wolfson has a rich history…

Kontron Launches SMARC Design Program

Kontron today announced the launch of the SMARC Certified Design Partner Program, which has been set up to support customers in application-specific integration of SMARC Computer-on-Modules. Within this program, customers can make use of the entire scope of hardware integration services ranging from evaluation and development to complete system and software integration. This results in…

Mouser Unveils Updated IoT Site

Mouser Electronics, Inc., today announced the introduction of their updated Internet of Things (IoT) Applications site. Mouser’s new applications site provides developers with the resources they need to learn about the newest products and latest developments in this popular technology segment. The updated Internet of Things (IoT) Applications site, available on Mouser.com, contains even more…

Intel & Unity to Collaborate on Android

Intel Corporation and Unity Technologies today announced a strategic collaboration to advance the development of Android*-based applications on Intel® architecture. The agreement accelerates Intel’s mobility push as millions of developers using the Unity development platform can now bring native Android games and other apps to Intel-based mobile devices. Unity adds support for Android across all…

TTI Acquires Huatong in China

TTI, Inc. an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, today announced the acquisition of the assets of HuaTong Electronic Co., Ltd., an electronic components distributor headquartered in Dongguan Shilong. Founded in 1994, Huatong was the first batch authorized distributor of Molex connectors in Greater China and remains the largest domestic Molex distributor in Asia…