The Future of Manufacturing in the UK

The United Kingdom is among the world's top 10 manufacturing economies. Whether that country's leadership will continue is open to debate. “The UK comes in at number seven in largest economies due to their healthy agriculture, electronics, and manufacturing industries,” according to one article. “England has long been considered a leading financial and political power…

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Know Your Surroundings

Ever felt self-conscious or felt like everyone was watching you as you struggle to parallel park? You back in, don't quite get the turn right; pull out, try it again. And again. And again until you give up. Well, with new parking-assist technology emerging, you may not ever feel those emotions again when parking. And…

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The Future of Demand Response Technologies

sooften,wegetaheadofourselvesasaconsumingpublic,especiallywhenitcomestotechnologicalinnovation. takepowergenerationandsmart-gridmanagement.weknowthatelectronicsdriveenormousefficiencygainsonthegrid.afterall,oursmartphonescanguideustosomeplacewe'veneverbeen,sowhynotimmediatelyoptimizeallourhomeappliancestohelpbalancethegridload? easiersaidthandoneatthispointintime,whichiswhyresearcherslikeucla'srajitgadharebusyintheirlabs. “thegridalreadyhasalotofsmartsinthesensethatit'sveryreliablewhenapartofthegridbreaksdown”–itcomesbackveryquickly,gadhsays.”whatwedon'thaveistheabilityfortheconsumertoparticipateinthesetypesofprograms.” gadh'sresearchlooksinto”automatic”demandresponse,inwhichtheconsumerhassignedontolettheutility,inessence,managethehousehold'senergyuseduringpeakdemandtimes. gadhwalkedusthroughhislabandtalkedabouthisresearchandaprogramatuclatoinstallsomeofthetechnologyinthedormstotestitout. [replacedtest15]src=”https://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid597187980001?bckey=aq~~,aaaaaf20n-g~,cf5jswuzosvv1ltppzty9gohrgsreojh&bclid=0&bctid=2160297454001″width=”500″height=”281″> thisarticleoriginallyappearedindriveforinnovation.

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HellermannTyton Signs Global Distribution Agreement With Digi-Key

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the addition of HellermannTyton, a global manufacturer of high performance cable fastening, connecting, routing, protecting, and identifying solutions. HellermannTyton is a leading, global manufacturer of systems and solutions which help world-class customers…

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Mouser Stocking Analog Devices ADSP-CM40x 240 MHz Boards

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading global authorized distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking evaluation boards for the Analog Devices high performance ADSP‑CM40x Mixed Signal Control Processor Family. The ADSP-CM40x is based on the 32-bit ARM® Cortex‑M4 core. The Cortex‑M4 is a superset of the high-performance Cortex‑M3 embedded processor core.…

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Arrow Electronics Acquires Computerlinks

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that the company has completed its acquisition of Computerlinks, a value-added distributor with a comprehensive offering of IT solutions from many of the world’s leading technology suppliers. “The acquisition of Computerlinks supports our strategy to serve the data center of the future and strengthens our position in…

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Arrow Electronics Launches Web-Based Product Life-Cycle Services Platform

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.– Powered by one of the industry’s most comprehensive components database and interactive design capabilities, Arrow Electronics, Inc (NYSE: ARW) has launched the first fully integrated online product life cycle services engine for electronics parts. Available via arrow.com, users can meet their electronic component needs through an intelligent search of millions of parts from…

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