Digi-Key Announces iPad E-Book

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 its Lighting Solutions TechZone™ magazine is the first e-book in the electronic component industry available in iPad/HTML5 format. “When customers access the main TechZone magazine landing…

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Bosch Prefers Bourns

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that its Automotive Division has received a Preferred Supplier Award from the Robert Bosch GmbH. The award was given to Bourns for its quality and customer service performance in the supply of its position and angle sensors. This recognition is…

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Syndiant Expands Into Hong Kong

DALLAS — Syndiant, a leader in high resolution microdisplays for pico projectors, is expanding its global reach to include offices in the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. “Syndiant’s expansion into the Hong Kong and South China region reflects the explosive growth of our business. This region exhibits a dynamic business environment and a ‘can…

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Altera Acquires Avalon Microelectronics

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) announced today it has acquired Avalon Microelectronics Inc., an industry leader in flexible Optical Transport Network (OTN) IP, for use in its FPGA and ASIC products. With the acquisition of Avalon, Altera expands its portfolio of customizable IP solutions for OTN applications, supporting data rates at 1.2G,…

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TriQuint Honored by Raytheon

HILLSBORO, Ore., and RICHARDSON, Texas — TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ: TQNT), a leading RF product manufacturer and foundry services provider, has been recognized by Raytheon Company for exceptional performance in supporting its Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business. TriQuint was honored by Raytheon for the third consecutive year at the company’s 2010 SAS Supplier Excellence Award…

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Europe Accelerates Broadband Ramp

Consumers and corporations in Europe’s largest economies — France, Germany, Italy, and the UK — want the latest high-tech gadgets, telecommunications, and productivity enhancement tools, but the infrastructure to support these services is often lacking. European governments and businesses, disappointingly, have been slow to spend anything comparable to what counterparts in certain parts of Asia…

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