Mouser Has ADI ADC Eval Board

Mouser Electronics, Inc., is the first to stock the AD9652-310EBZ Dual 16-bit analog‑to‑digital converter (ADC) Evaluation Board from Analog Devices. The AD9652 ADC captures data at 310MSPS, has a high speed pipelined architecture, and boasts the best noise and dynamic range performance in its class. The new Analog Devices AD9652-310EBZ Dual ADC Evaluation Board, available…

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Mouser Updates Sensor Site

Mouser Electronics, Inc. has announced a major update to their Sensor Technology site on Mouser.com. This update provides learning resources and new information on different types of sensors available from Mouser’s suppliers, as well as the applications they are used in. The updated Sensor Technology Site, available on Mouser.com, has several sections listing useful products,…

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TE Bets Big on Sensors

TE Connectivity Inc. said it has reached an agreement to purchase Measurement Specialties Inc. for $1.7 billion, bolstering its presence in the sensors market and as part of continuing plans at the company to boost sales and profit via targeted acquisitions and expansion into fast growing segments of the electronics industry. The acquisition represents a…

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Apple Dictates MEMS Microphone Market

El Segundo, Calif. — Revolving around the needs of Apple Inc., the global market for microelectromechanical system (MEMS) microphone chips is split into two segments – bare dies and packaged MEMS – that are dominated by two suppliers Knowles Corp. and Infineon Technologies AG, reports IHS Technology. U.S.-based Knowles was the biggest supplier of packaged MEMS…

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Component Trends: Discretes on the Move in June

For the third month in a row, leadtimes and prices of discrete components have been on the rise, according to Avnet Electronics Marketing’s Market and Technology Trends report. Lead times for discretes have started to stretch for some packages, according to Avnet product experts, resulting in an uptick in ASPs. There are extended lead times…

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Electrocube Adds Peerless

Peerless Electronics Inc., Bethpage New York, is now an authorized stocking distributor for Electrocube. Electrocube manufacturer’s capacitors, RC Networks, custom EMI filters and transformers. Electrocube’s application-oriented design engineering expertise is utilized in dozens of industries from leaders in aerospace and audio to elevators and heavy equipment and medical equipment for a wide range of commercial,…

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IoT and Wearables Spurring Supply Chain Momentum

Earlier this month, COMPUTEX 2014 in Taipei, Taiwan, was  proof positive that the dawn of wearable computing and a next level of ubiquity is here. From the trade show floor to keynotes and casual conversations throughout the week, the momentum and commitment to real progress for wearables was clear all along the semiconductor and electronics…

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