OEMs Identify 3D Printing as Key Technology

From auto makers to industrial companies, manufacturers are looking at how additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, can streamline its processes, decrease costs, and more. “As industrial 3D printers go from stand-alone systems, used mostly for prototyping, tooling and single part production to becoming the core systems within integrated digital mass production lines, a number of…

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H+K LVDT Sensors Available for Purchase Online

Hoffmann + Krippner announces a new product addition to their redesigned, user-friendly online shop. In addition to Sensofoil linear and rotary membrane potentiometers, cleanroom / medical keyboards and emPC A/RPI Industrial PCs, the shop now features inelta LVDT linear displacement sensors. The new online inelta portfolio ranges from standard and miniature displacement sensors to sensors…

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Asteelflash Implements Smart Factory Pilot Program

When talking about the Silicon Valley, most people usually think about Apple, Google, Facebook, Startups and New-Technologies… But it has also been the seedbed of innovation for advanced electronic manufacturing industry. That’s why Asteelflash is now implementing a pilot program at its Fremont, California facility targeted towards the Smart Factory. Through automation first, with the installation of collaborative robots…

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Components Boost Arrow’s Q3; Trend Will Continue

High demand for electronics components is likely to continue through at least the first half of 2018, according to the industry’s largest distributor. Andy King, president of Arrow Electronics Inc.’s global components business, said demand has remained consistent across all geographies and all vertical markets. “It’s not being driven by any one end-market,” King told…

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Nokia, Bosch Partner for Industrial IoT

Espoo, Finland – Nokia and Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions GmbH have announced a strategic partnership to enable enterprises and Communications Service Providers to more easily deploy industrial IoT solutions from sensors through to applications. Initial work will focus on asset tracking, predictive maintenance and environmental monitoring use cases, with the companies currently doing several…

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3D Display Market to Reach $245.9B

Global 3D displays market is expected to reach USD 245.91 billion by 2022, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing consumer demand for enhanced imaging and viewing technology is expected to be a crucial factor for driving 3D displays market. Asia Pacific was estimated as the highest revenue generating segment and is expected to grow at a…

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RFMW Stocks 60-GHz Flip Chip Switches

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for a pair of Peregrine Semiconductor, high frequency, Silicon on Insulator (SOI) switches. The PE42525 and PE426525 are SPDT switches operating from 9KHz to 60GHz. Both switches offer fast, 8nS switching time and high input linearity of 48dBm IIP3. The PE42525 finds applications in test & measurement, microwave backhaul and communications systems with industry standard,…

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Heilind Stocks Souriau Waterproof Connectors

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components and authorized distributor for SOURIAU, has expanded its selection of interconnect solutions with the company’s UTL Series mixed power and signal connectors. UTL Series connectors are available in four unique layouts (4-, 5-, 6- and 8-position), including the option to combine power supply and signal transmission…

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Broadcom to Move HQ to U.S.

Broadcom Limited (Nasdaq:AVGO), a leading semiconductor device supplier to the wired, wireless, enterprise storage, and industrial end markets, today announced that it intends to initiate a redomiciliation process to change the parent company of the Broadcom corporate group from a Singapore company to a U.S. corporation. The redomiciliation will occur whether or not there is corporate tax reform in the…

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