Microchip Completes Supertex Buy

Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCHP) (“Microchip”) and Supertex, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPX) (“Supertex“) today announced that Microchip has completed its previously announced acquisition of Supertex following approval of the transaction by Supertex shareholders at Supertex’s special meeting of shareholders held today. Approximately 98.4% of the Supertex shares that voted were voted in favor of the merger…

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Intel Outlines China Plans

As the computing industry landscape undergoes rapid transformation, Intel Corporation CEO Brian Krzanich today outlined the company’s plans to build upon its nearly 30-year history in China, and collaborate with the growing technology ecosystem, particularly in Shenzhen, to accelerate new innovation and reshape the computing industry. During his keynote, Krzanich discussed how Intel and the…

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Production of IDT DDR4 Chipset Begins

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ: IDTI), the Analog and Digital Company™ delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions, today announced mass production of its DDR4 chipset (including register, data buffer, and thermal sensor) that is compliant to the JEDEC 1.0 specifications for use in DDR4 registered dual in-line memory modules (RDIMMs) and load-reduced dual in-line memory…

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IPC & ITI Host Compliance Seminar Series

IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® and the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) will host a series of seminars on “Critical and Emerging Environmental Product Requirements” this May. The seminars, to be held in the Boston, Silicon Valley, Phoenix, and Chicago areas, will feature well-known United Kingdom (U.K.) regulators, Steve Andrews and Chris Smith. Keynote speakers…

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Active-Semi & Digi-Key Corporation Announce Global Distribution Agreement

DALLAS — Active-Semi International, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) and Digi-Key Corporation, a leading global electronic components distributor, today announced a global distribution agreement. Active-Semi provides a breadth of purpose-built analog and mixed signal power ICs that enable a variety of broad and emerging applications, such as smartphones, tablets, wearables, automation and embedded motor control in consumer electronics,…

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Expanded Range for Panel Mounted M8 Sockets

GARNER, N.C. — Today’s connector needs are pushing for more miniaturization while at the same time demanding higher performance. Whether the application is in automation or reduced size for a portable product, engineers are looking for compact yet reliable connector systems. This expanded range of M8 circular connectors provides safe signal transfer or power connections,…

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Update Your Knowledge With Mouser’s Updated Audio Applications Site

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc. has announced a significant update to their Audio Applications Site. This updated applications site provides both new and experienced developers with a resource to learn more about audio circuits and systems, including components such as amplifiers, data converters, and codecs. The enhanced Audio Applications Site on Mouser.com has several…

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