Mouser Inks Global Deal with Philips Lumileds

Mansfield, Mass. − Mouser Electronics, Inc. has signed a global distribution agreement with Philips Lumileds Lighting Company to sell the company’s LED lighting solutions. Philips Lumileds’ family of high-power LEDs is used in a variety of applications including automotive lighting, computer displays, LCD televisions, signage and signaling and general lighting. The company’s LUXEON Power Light…

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Can We Trust the Future? Part 2

Machine-level trust In Part 1 of this two-part series (Can We Trust the Future?), we discussed the definition and brief history of trust and how it enabled societal evolution. We then postulated the “Rise of the Machines,” whereby our future societal evolution will heavily rely upon devices that will inevitably need to trust each other,…

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Avoiding ‘Ready, Fire, Aim’

An unfortunate truth in tech marketing is quite often when a company attempts to begin promoting its brand or products, but it's missing some important preparation for effective communications. Technologists may be smart, even brilliant. However, their technical training likely hasn't prepared them very well for the storytelling needed to attract market attention, demand, and…

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Heilind Stocks Hirose DF62

Wilmington, Mass. − Heilind Electronics now stocks the Hirose DF62 series of slim in-line connectors. The DF62 connector’s small size and durability make it suitable for servo amp, LED lighting, portable medical device, motion control, robotic arm, and gaming equipment applications. The DF62 connectors feature a locking structure that gives the user two lock completion…

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Molex Integrated PoE Connector Speeds Time to Market

Lisle, Ill.− Molex Inc. has launched its next-generation PoE plus magnetic PDJack connectors, based on RJ45 connectors, which eliminates “complex design and testing for lower direct costs and faster time to market.” The single-port controller with integrated power device controller circuitry and PoE functionality claims up to a 75 percent space savings on a printed circuit…

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