Rochester Continues Supply of Intel Chip

Rochester Electronics has been authorized to continue supplying Intel’s TP80C51FA since its end-of-life notification eight years ago. As part of its Extension-of-Life® Solutions, Rochester Electronics continues to manufacture and stock Intel’s TP80C51FA Power Microcontroller, which is from the MCS® 51 controller family. The 8-bit, single-chip control-oriented microcontroller features a 40-pin dual in-line package (DIP) and…

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Kyocera Buys NEC Toppan Circuit Solutions

Kyocera Corporation (NYSE: KYO)(TOKYO: 6971) today concluded a share transfer agreement with Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. and NEC Corporation to acquire all shares of the printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing company NEC Toppan Circuit Solutions, Inc. (herein “TNCSi”) in order to further strengthen and expand the Kyocera Group’s organic substrate business. Details of the agreement…

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Future Electronics Has New Panasonic Distribution Agreement

MONTREAL — On July 8, 2013 Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announced a new North American distribution agreement with Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America. Based in Secaucus, New Jersey, Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America (formerly Panasonic Industrial Company of America) is the advanced industrial components and electronic…

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Mouser Offers World’s Smallest Transistor

DALLAS — On July 29, 2013 Mouser Electronics, Inc. announced the availability of the smallest transistor package on the market from ROHM Semiconductor which is optimized for thin, compact portable devices. ROHM Semiconductor ultra compact MOSFETs & bipolar transistors have the smallest transistor package on the market which is optimized for thin, compact portable devices.…

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Digi-Key, B&B Electronics & Jazz Wireless Offer Spectre 3G Router & SIM Card

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — On July 30, 2013 Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, announced a partnership with B&B Electronics and Jazz Wireless to provide a 3G Router/SIM Card bundle for low data customers developing industrial monitoring and control applications. “As cellular technology becomes…

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Future Electronics & Panasonic Enter North American Distribution Agreement

MONTREAL — On July 8, 2013 Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announced a new North American distribution agreement with Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America. Based in Secaucus, New Jersey, Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America (formerly Panasonic Industrial Company of America) is the advanced industrial components and electronic…

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Mouser Offers Freescale Xtrinsic Sensor Platform for Windows 8

DALLAS — Mouser Electronics, Inc. now has stock available for Freescale’s 12-Axis Xtrinsic Sensor Platform for Microsoft Windows® 8 that combines accelerometer, magnetometer and gyroscope data using a Freescale ColdFire+ MCU. This complete hardware and software solution fuses the Xtrinsic MMA8451Q 3-axis accelerometer, the Xtrinsic FXMS3110CDR1 3-axis magnetometer, and Panasonic’s EWTSAFLA21 gyroscope data using a…

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