UTC to Buy Rockwell Collins for $30B

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) (“UTC”) and Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) (“Rockwell Collins”) today announced that they have reached a definitive agreement under which United Technologies will acquire Rockwell Collins for $140.00 per share, in cash and UTC stock. Rockwell Collins is a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers and is globally recognized…

Mouser Offers Molex MediSpec Connectors

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the MediSpec™ Medical Plastic Circular (MPC) Interconnect System from Molex. This affordable, high-performance interconnect solution combines premium performance and ease-of-use to meet the stringent standards of medical devices. In addition, the MediSpec is also recommended for use in avionics, high-use entertainment equipment, and test and measurement devices. The Molex…

eInfochips, Arrow Partner on Eragon600

Sunnyvale, Calif. — eInfochips® has announced that  Arrow Electronics, Inc. will offer the  Eragon600 Development Kit,  System-on-Module, and Design Services for companies to design products and systems based on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600 processor. The Snapdragon 600 processor is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. Engineers can shorten development time, reduce design risk…

API Manufactures Specialty Connectors in the UK

Orlando, Fla.  – API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY), a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power and security solutions for high-reliability applications, now offers its filtered circular connectors direct to the European market. These custom and specialty filtered connectors, which API has offered to the US market for over 20 years, will now be designed and manufactured in…

Linear Tech Delivers High-Efficiency Buck Converter

Milpitas, Calif. — Linear Technology offers the LTC3638, a 140-V input-capable high efficiency buck converter that delivers up to 250mA of continuous output current.  It operates from an input voltage range of 4V to 140V, which makes it suitable for telecom, industrial, avionic and automotive applications. The devices are available in industrial, automotive, and military…