STMicro, Kilopass Partner on Anti-Fuse NVM Memory

Kilopass Technology Inc., a leading provider of semiconductor logic embedded non-volatile memory (eNVM) intellectual property (IP), today announced that STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, designed the Kilopass XPM IP one-time programmable (OTP), anti-fuse, NVM memory into an  ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) IC.  Implemented in the…

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Helix Semiconductors Samples Power Conversion Efficiency Chipset

Fabless power semiconductor company Helix Semiconductors today announced sampling of its eMpower HS100 chipset, its first production IC, which is a key piece in the company’s mission to address the overburdened nature of electricity grids around the globe. By enabling more than 90 percent end-to-end efficiency, the eMpower HS100 is an answer to the regulatory pressures being exerted…

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New Yorker Electronics Stocks CDE Ruggedized Capacitors

New Yorker Electronics has released a new ruggedized capacitor with an extraordinary shelf-life and built for applications demanding very high-performance under all operating conditions. The new Cornell Dubilier Electronics HHT Series of Ruggedized Axial-Lead Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors are designed to endure the rigors of extreme industrial and aerospace applications. The HHT is the only axial-lead…

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Mouser, TinyCircuits Sign Distribution Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader that empowers innovation, announces a global distribution agreement with TinyCircuits, a maker of very small open source electronics. Through the agreement, Mouser is stocking the TinyDuino platform with TinySheld expansion boards. TinyDuino, now available from Mouser Electronics, is a miniature open source electronics platform based on the Arduino platform. The…

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RFMW Opens Sales Office in Italy

RFMW Ltd., today announced the opening of a direct sales office in Milan, Italy. The new sales organization will support customers in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Cyprus. According to Joel Levine, president of RFMW, “We are responding to this area’s continued growth and demand for commercial as well as military RF/microwave components. Led by…

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Vishay Awards Mouser

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, has been named 2016 e-Commerce Distributor of the Year for Europe by Vishay Intertechnology. This is the fifth consecutive year that Mouser has received this prestigious award. “ We greatly appreciate this recognition from Vishay,” said…

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TTI Acquires Symmetry Electronics

TTI, Inc. today announced the acquisition of Symmetry Electronics, a privately held semiconductor component distributor headquartered in Hawthorne, California. Symmetry Electronics will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of TTI, Inc., with current management to remain in place. Both company’s day-to-day activities and operations will not be affected by this acquisition – Symmetry will operate separately,…

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Inotera Fab Suspension May Worsen DRAM Supply

Inotera, which is also known as Micron Technology Taiwan, has shut down the operation of Fab-2, one of its two fabrication plants in Taiwan’s Taoyuan City, on July 1, due to a malfunction of the nitrogen gas dispensing system that contaminated the wafers and equipment in the facility, according to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce. DRAMeXchange…

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