Murata Adds New Texas Facility

Carrollton, Tex. – Murata Americas announced its expanded operations at an open house event on January 26.  Located in Carrollton, TX, the 28,000 square foot facility will house 130 employees. The strengthening of various internal divisions in the region necessitated the decision to bring employees together in a new location that will accelerate collaboration and prepare…

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Richardson RFPD Adds Wolfspeed Six-Channel SiC MOSFET Driver

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new six-channel silicon carbide MOSFET driver from Wolfspeed, a Cree Company. The CGD15FB45P1 features six output channels, isolated power supply, a direct-mount low inductance design, short circuit protection, and over-temperature and under-voltage protection. The device represents a new generation of gate…

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34 Automotive Startups to Watch

MADISON, Wis. – The automotive sector has been going through something of a renaissance over the last few years. Electrification of vehicles, advancements of sensors and algorithms, and self-driving cars are the key impetus. As the International Consumer Electronics Show demonstrated last month, a growing number of tech startups and traditional CE technology suppliers now…

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Mouser Stocks Ametherm Interchangeable Thermistors

Ametherm today announced that its ACCU-Curve series of interchangeable thermistors is now being stocked by Mouser Electronics. The components are available worldwide via Mouser’s award-winning website, www.mouser.com, and its comprehensive resource catalogs. Manufactured in the company’s Carson City, Nevada, facility, Ametherm’s ACCU-Curve thermistors, available from Mouser Electronics, deliver long-term stability and reliability for high-accuracy temperature sensing,…

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Google’s Deep Learning Comes to Movidius

MADISON, Wis.—Movidius, an ultra-low-power computer vision-processor startup best known for its partnership with Google on Project Tango, has extended its relationship with Google. This time, the collaboration is focused on neural network technology, with plans to accelerate the adoption of deep learning in mobile devices. In an interview with EE Times, Remi El-Ouazzane, CEO, Movidius,…

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