Mouser Presents New Products Online Event

EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. — Mouser Electronics, Inc. – a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components – will host “Newest Products & Advanced Technologies,” a virtual event designed to educate attendees on the latest news, research and developments within the electronic component industry. This online event is produced by GlobalSpec,…

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Kemet Acquires Foil Facility

GREENVILLE, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, today announced its acquisition of Cornell Dubilier Foil, LLC (“CDF”), a Tennessee based manufacturer of foils utilized as a core component in the manufacture of electrolytic capacitors. The total consideration paid in the transaction is $15…

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New UPS Service Improves Return Process

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — UPS (NYSE:UPS) today unveiled UPS Returns® Exchange, a combined delivery and pick-up service that gives businesses more control over their reverse logistics for high priority products. The new service, unveiled at the Interlog 2011 Summer conference here, is particularly suited to shippers in the high-tech, healthcare and retail industries. UPS Returns…

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Nvidia Completes Acquisition of Icera

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — NVIDIA announced today that it has completed its $367 million cash acquisition of Icera, a leading innovator of top-performing wireless modems for 3G and 4G cellular phones and tablets. Icera is now a wholly owned subsidiary of NVIDIA operating under the Icera trade name. With the addition of Icera, NVIDIA now…

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Analog Devices Acquires Lyric Semiconductor

NORWOOD, Mass. — Analog Devices, Inc. (NYSE: ADI) today announced that it has acquired Lyric Semiconductor, a privately-held Cambridge, Massachusetts, company. Comprising a talented team of circuit design and algorithm experts, Lyric Semiconductor has developed an innovative set of techniques that have the potential to achieve an order of magnitude improvement in power efficiency in…

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Opportunities Grow for High-Tech in Healthcare

If you've been following the US government's efforts to modernize the nation's healthcare information technology infrastructure, you might have noticed that current trends promise to create a flood of new opportunities for high-tech companies. Last week a study from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) seemed to confirm the point. The study noted that the booming healthcare market is…

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Digi-Key Offers NXP CMOS Multiplexer

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of NXP's CMOS 2-to-1 multiplexer/demultiplexer switch for PCI Express Generation 3 (Gen3). The part number for this device is CBTL02043. This particular multiplexer/demultiplexer can…

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