Linear Tech Demos Wireless Battery Management in BMW i3

Linear Technology, the leading provider of battery stack monitoring ICs for electric and hybrid/electric vehicles, is demonstrating the industry’s first wireless automotive battery management system (BMS) concept car at the Electronica Show this week in Munich, Germany (Booth 524, Hall A4). This wireless BMS concept car, developed by Linear’s design partner LION Smart, combines Linear’s highly accurate…

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Mouser Stocks Maxim DeepCover Secure ICs

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the DS28C36 DeepCover® secure authenticator from Maxim Integrated. The DS28C36 provides additional levels of IP and device integrity protection for industrial, medical, and Internet of Things (IoT) products. Maxim’s DS28C36 DeepCover secure…

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Kemet Intros Advanced Passive Components Search Engine

KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, introduced today its advanced passive components search engine. ComponentEdge offers a new component search experience. Users can search over 6.4 million part numbers with descriptive text or through interactive filtering. Search results are displayed in an intuitive interface built using the latest in mobile responsive web…

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EBV, Maxim Sign EMEA Distribution agreement

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) today announced a distribution agreement with EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company (NYSE: AVT) and the leading specialist in Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) semiconductor distribution. EBV will distribute Maxim’s innovative and high-performance product portfolio in the EMEA region, starting January 2017. “As Maxim continues to expand its automotive and industrial technology offerings, the…

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Private Equity Firm to Buy Lattice Semiconductor for $1.3B

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) (“Lattice” or the “Company”) and Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, Inc. (“Canyon Bridge”) today announced that the Company and Canyon Bridge Acquisition Company, Inc. (“Parent”), an affiliate of Canyon Bridge, have signed a definitive agreement under which Parent will acquire all outstanding shares of Lattice for approximately $1.3 billion inclusive of Lattice’s net debt, or $8.30 per share in cash. This…

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