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Actum Group leads in the interconnect industry
Actum Electronics, News

Actum Group is a specialist importer and distributor of industrial and electronic products in Southern Africa and a leader in the interconnect industry.
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Yamaha displays affordable automation at Automatica 2022
Truth Electronic Manufacturing, News

Yamaha Motor Robotics FA Section has shown how affordable robots can transform processes in diverse industries, presenting live demonstrations to visitors at Automatica 2022.
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Vicor launches new automotive e-book on electrification
Future Electronics, News

The downloadable e-book from Vicor shares insights into new power conversion trends and technologies to support vehicle electrification.
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Audi South Africa offers free connectivity upgrades
News

The announcement covers select models from 2008 onwards that do not have Audi ‘connect’ installed and will use the new connect ‘plug-and-play’ technology.
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EV wireless recharging in the future of transportation
Power Electronics / Power Management

Wireless recharging of electric vehicles as they travel over specially equipped, dedicated road lanes looks promising after months of testing.
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New series of power ribbon wire-wound resistors
Electrocomp, Power Electronics / Power Management

This QL/QRZG series of high-power resistors have a high-power load up to 2500 W and are suitable for applications such as industrial braking, EV battery packs and charging stations.
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RF laminates specifically designed for industrial radar applications
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The RO4835IND Lo Pro from Rogers Corporation are thermoset RF laminates that are specifically designed for radar applications in the 60 to 81 GHz range.
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High-power semiconductor solutions for green hydrogen electrolyser applications
EBV Electrolink, News

Gain insights into AC- and DC-coupled electrolyser applications and learn about Infineon’s best-in-class semiconductor solutions in the upcoming webinar.
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Quectel masterclass: iSIM implementation
iCorp Technologies, News

Online Teaser: The latest masterclass webinar offered by Quectel covers the technology and capability of the iSIM and its use in the development of scalable high-volume IoT applications.
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NXP releases real-time processors for automotive platforms
EBV Electrolink, DSP, Micros & Memory

NXP has introduced real-time microcontrollers for automotive electronic control units as part of its S32 range of controllers.
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Power amplifier operates from 17,3 to 21,2 GHz
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The new QPA1724 power amplifier from Qorvo delivers a saturated output power of 20 W over the full frequency range.
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Qorvo announces new satcom MMIC power amp
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The QPA1724 SiC 20 W power amplifier operates in the Ku-K band and is aimed at defence and commercial satellite applications.
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Fast and accurate PCB quotation and component sourcing for electronic assembly
ASIC Design Services, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

See how a new approach is helping electronic manufacturing services (EMS) companies solve major challenges when attempting to provide accurate quotes to their customers in a timely manner.
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Tektronix reimagines performance and portability in oscilloscopes
RS Components (SA), Test & Measurement

The new 2 series of oscilloscope can move from the bench to the field and back, enabling workflows previously not possible.
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Siemens launches Valor electronic assembly software in South Africa
ASIC Design Services, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

The Valor Process Preparation software is a complete engineering solution for PCB assembly and test, including upfront critical DFA analysis, BOM validation, workflows for stencil design, SMT programming, test and inspection engineering, documentation and work instructions.
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Samtec has reorganised its AcceleRate products online
Spectrum Concepts, Interconnection

Samtec recently reorganised its family of AcceleRate products into one webpage to enable easier browsing and comparison of products when trying to find the best high-performance solution for the given application.
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u-blox’ smallest ever GNSS module
RF Design, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

Designing an anomaly detection library with AI learning capability is possible with minimal data and with no specific data-science skills needed.
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Quectel announces high-performance 5G smart module
iCorp Technologies, Computer/Embedded Technology

The SG560D, an Android smart module that combines 5G and artificial intelligence, is suitable for complex applications such as in-vehicle infotainment and industrial handheld devices.
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