3-Step Sustainability Framework Points to Future

Consumer products and the companies that create those products make a huge impact on the environment. The upside of that reality is that these same organizations have a significant opportunity to create environmental change, and making those changes will ultimately create stronger and more sustainable businesses. “In a resource constrained world, we are increasingly facing…

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The Big Cost of Fast & Free in Logistics

The race to deliver orders at an ever-increasing pace – free of charge – is raising the stakes for shippers and retailers. Everything from the size of packaging to the selection of the right carrier has to be examined to prevent e-commerce ventures from becoming financially unviable. While Amazon, the uncontested super power of e-commerce,…

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Arrow & Indiegogo Partner to Accelerate IoT Startups

A new partnership between global electronics supplier Arrow Electronics and Indiegogo, one of the largest crowfunding platforms, is looking to give the little guys a shot at innovating in the Internet of Things (IoT) space. The new “crowdfund-to-production platform” will give entrepreneurs and their IoT-related projects direct access to Arrow's design tools, engineering experts, prototype…

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ChipEstimate.com Launches New Site

San Jose, Calif. — ChipEstimate.com announced today that it has launched its new portal, featuring easier access to semiconductor IP and related content. The new ChipEstimate.com features a simple yet intuitive interface where users have immediate access to IP content, including the latest semiconductor IP, white papers, blog posts, industry news, technical articles, and ChipEstimate.TV videos.…

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ISSI Samples 1Gbit DDR3 DRAM with ECC

Milpitas, Calif. — Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSI), a leader in advanced memory solutions, today announced it has begun sampling production units of its new 1-gigabit (1Gbit) DDR3 DRAMs with ECC. The new product has an embedded Error Correcting Code (ECC), which detects and corrects bit errors on-the-fly. It requires no monitoring, nor intervention to…

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Arrow Electronics Buys UBM’s Technology Media Portfolio

Centennial, Colo.– Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. Arrow is a global leader in technology design, manufacturing support, and supply-chain services. Last year, Arrow…

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AVX Releases Medical Selector Guide

Fountain Inn, S.C. – AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new, interactive Medical Selector Guide that features industry-specific summary information about its portfolio of electronic components for Class I, II, and III medical devices, including: tantalum and ceramic capacitors, thin film products, connectors, EMI filters and feedthroughs, SAW filters,…

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Enable Supply Chain Security Through an Authentication Data Network

Electronics counterfeiting is gaining attention as evidenced by the recent IEEE International Symposium on Hardware Oriented Security & Trust (HOST).  More than 250 industry and academic leaders attended the conference to address the growing threat that counterfeit devices are posing to the security of the electronics supply chain.  Inadvertent use of recycled, refurbished, or re-marked…

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