Analog Devices Acquires Symeo

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), today announced the acquisition of Symeo GmbH, a privately held company based in Munich, Germany that specializes in RADAR hardware and software for emerging autonomous automotive and industrial applications. Symeo’s innovative signal processing algorithms will enable ADI to offer customers a RADAR platform with significant improvements in angular accuracy and resolution. “With…

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SMIC Signs Joint Venture for MEMS & Power Device Mfg

SMIC, Shaoxing Government, and Shengyang Group together announced today the founding of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Electronics (Shaoxing) Corporation (planned) with joint capital contributions. The signing of the joint venture agreement marks the start of a project to bring the manufacture of MEMS and power devices to Shaoxing. The Secretary of the Shaoxing Municipal Party Committee,…

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EMA Provides Free Access to Parts Library

EMA Design Automation® (www.ema-eda.com), a full-service provider and innovator of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) solutions, today announced that access for its more than 14 million component library is now free, allowing downloads from the world’s largest collection of verified symbols, footprints, and 3D STEP models through www.ultralibrarian.com .  “Today’s engineers don’t have the time or the desire…

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Diverse Electronics Adds GW Instek Test & Measurement Instruments to Product Lineup

Diverse Electronics is pleased to announce its partnership with GW Instek, a leading manufacturer of high-precision electronic test and measurement instruments. GW Instek’s product range encompasses more than 450 products across five categories – power supplies, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, function generators, and component/safety testers. “Diverse Electronics is very pleased to have partnered with such a…

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Broadcom Withdraws Offer to Acquire Qualcomm

Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) (“Broadcom”) today announced that it has withdrawn and terminated its offer to acquire Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”) and has withdrawn its slate of independent director nominees for Qualcomm’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Broadcom today issued the following statement: Although we are disappointed with this outcome, Broadcom will comply with the Order. Broadcom will continue to move forward with its redomiciliation…

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How Businesses Can Control Costs in an Uncertain Trade Environment

U.S. trade policies are making headlines as the Trump Administration re-examines international trade agreements and implements tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. Cost increases in raw materials, trade compliance or the transportation of goods disproportionally impact small and midsized businesses, according to research by Freightos, an online freight marketplace. Among companies that import infrequently –…

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AAEON UP Squared Grove IoT Dev Kit, Now at Mouser, Brings Together Intel Processing and Arduino Simplicity

Mouser Electronics,the New Product Introduction (NPI) leader that empowers innovation, is now stocking the UP Squared Grove IoT Development Kit from AAEON. Designed as a modular and ready‐to‐use toolset optimized for simplicity, the kit combines a custom Ubuntu 16.04 LTS operating system and end-to-end tools to reduce development time and offer a high-performance development platform for computer vision,…

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