On-Demand Trucking: The Birth of Uber Freight

Ride-sharing service Uber has officially entered the freight transportation market. The San Francisco-based company has taken the first step toward automating trucker jobs with the launch of its Uber Freight application dedicated to match truckers and small logistics companies with loads to haul. Uber Freight gives independent truckers full autonomy. Through the smartphone app truckers…

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6 Reasons Manufacturers Need Group Buyers

In the US, we pride ourselves as a country of innovation, At the same time, much of this innovation is clustered in specific metro areas, often associated with historical regional specialties. For example, the manufacturing industry has seen a resurgence since 2009, especially in the industrial heartland. Even software-driven Silicon Valley and gaming-focused Reno, Nevada,…

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SiTime Opens Netherlands Office

SiTime Corporation, the leader in MEMS-based timing solutions and a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6875), announced the opening of an office in Delft, Netherlands. The new location expands SiTime’s global presence and enables the company to bring game-changing products to market faster. “SiTime’s mission is to solve the most difficult timing challenges for…

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Mouser, PRECI-DIP Sign Distribution Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, has signed a global distribution agreement with PRECI-DIP, a leading manufacturer of high-quality, precision-machined interconnect products. The PRECI-DIP product line available from Mouser Electronics includes a rich variety of headers, sockets, and spring-loaded connectors as well as a spring-loaded…

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