Zii Energy to Present ‘Surface Energy’ Device-Charging Technology at TechCrunch Disrupt 2016 in San Francisco Today

September 14, 2016 10:39 AM Eastern Daylight Time –(BUSINESS WIRE )– What: Executives from Zii Energy will be presenting the company’s ‘surface energy’ technology to attendees at TechCrunch Disrupt 2016 today. Zii Energy's disruptive Surface Energy technology provides the user experience that so-called “wireless charging” promised but failed to deliver. Whereas “wireless charging” offers a…

New LED Surge Protection Module Offers Lowest Measured Limiting Voltage Available in a 20kA Maximum Current Surge Rated SPD

September 14, 2016 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE )–Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, today introduced a new series of LED lightning surge protection modules with greater transient overvoltage protection for outdoor and commercial LED lighting fixtures. The LSP10GIHP Series Surge Protection Device (SPD) Module is the only series-connected SPD module…

Labelmaster Offers Economical Solution for Companies Shipping Defective, Damaged Lithium Batteries

CHICAGO – (September 6, 2016) – Numerous companies worldwide today must safely and expediently transport damaged lithium cells and batteries or equipment containing them. Meeting current regulations for such shipments can be costly. Labelmaster now provides a new option that allows businesses to ship such products via ground at a reduced expense based on a…

New Alpha Electronics Precision SMD Bulk Metal® Foil Resistors, Made in Japan in Fully Automated Process, Provide Competitive Pricing for OEMs

September 06, 2016 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MALVERN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE )–VPG Foil Resistors, a Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) product group, announced today that its Alpha Electronics brand has introduced a new series of precision surface-mount Bulk Metal® Foil resistors that are the first such devices to be manufactured in a fully automated process…

Renesas Sets Sights on Intersil

MADISON, Wis. — The Japanese economic newspaper Nikkei, reported early Monday that Renesas Electronics is “in the final stages of negotiations to acquire Intersil.” Neither Renesas nor Intersil is confirming the report at this time. When reached by EE Times, both companies declined to comment. The Japanese newspaper reported that Renesas “is expected to spend…

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…

Master Electronics & Anderson Power Products Sign Distribution Agreement

Santa Monica, CA – Master Electronics, a leading global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, announced a distribution partnership with Anderson Power Products. Since 1877, Anderson Power Products has been a leader in developing high quality, low cost, power interconnect solutions. APP is often found in high power and/or high voltage applications.  “Anderson Power…