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Mouser Ships Intel Edison

Mouser Electronics, Inc., is now shipping the Intel® Edison, a small yet powerful Intel computer about the size of a postage stamp. The Edison is designed to lower the barriers to entry for the next generation of consumer products by providing a full-featured, low-power computer in a form-factor small enough to fit almost anywhere. The new Intel Edison, available from Mouser…

Advanced Packaging Changes LED Supply Chain

Lyon, France – Last month, Yole Développement (Yole) announced the update of its technology and market analysis, LED Packaging Technology & Market Trends. Under this new report, the research market and strategy consulting company highlights the impact of advanced packaging technologies in the LED industry. “The combination of cost reduction and advanced packaging technologies such as Flip Chip and…

Altera, Lime Demo Military Solutions

Baltimore, Md. — MILCOM — Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) and Lime Microsystems, a leading provider of fully programmable radio frequency (RF) transceivers headquartered in the UK, will be demonstrating a new multi-standard software-defined radio (SDR) platform at the Military Communications Conference (MILCOM) 2014 (Booth #419), being held October 6 to 8 at the BaltimoreConvention Center. The SDR platform, based on…

Southwire Expands Wire & Cable Capacity

Carrollton, Ga. — Southwire is expanding building wire and feeder MC cable manufacturing capacity by renovating an existing 650,000-square-foot facility on 111 acres in Carrollton, Ga. This additional facility will enable Southwire to dramatically increase capacity, while streamlining operations to support residential and commercial construction growth to meet future customer demand for building wire and feeder…

Vote for Best in MEMS, Sensors Innovation Awards

Voting is now underway for MEMS Industry Group (MIG)’s second annual Best in MEMS and Sensors Innovation Awards (MEMsies) — a celebration of innovation in the MEMS and sensors industry. MEMsies are granted to individuals, organizations and businesses that have made a positive and substantive impact on the world through their MEMS and sensors technology. Vote:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MEMSAwards2014 Winners in…