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Intelsat, XinaBox partner up for STEM advancement
News

Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network, is partnering with XinaBox (pronounced ‘X in a Box’) to deliver space-focused STEM (science, technology, engineering ...
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Electrocomponents plc joins the ECIA
RS Components (SA), News

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) has welcomed Electrocomponents plc, a global omni-channel solutions partner for electronics, industrial and automation customers and suppliers, which ...
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The power of 2D and 3D X-ray inspection
Techmet , Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Build the clearest understanding of electronics defects using top-down 2D, inclined-angle 2.5D, and full 3D X-ray inspection.
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Feature updates for Proteus design software
Dizzy Enterprises, Design Automation

Proteus 8.12 expands on its high-speed design feature offering by adding support for pass-through components on length-matched differential pairs. Pass-through components are those which are included ...
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Upgrades to VCcount’s successful SMD counting machine
Testerion, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

VCcount’s SMD counting machine, XRHCount, is in successful operation around the world. New customers can now benefit from various updates that make the machines more smart, reliable, and versatile. ...
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MCUs for low-power industrial and IoT applications
Hi-Q Electronics, DSP, Micros & Memory

Renesas Electronics has expanded its RA4 Series microcontrollers (MCUs) with 12 new RA4M2 Group parts. The new devices deliver an exceptional combination of very low power consumption, high performance ...
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Opportunities for additively manufactured electronics
Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Additively manufactured electronics is an emerging approach that takes printed electronics into the third dimension. Printing both structural material and conductive traces offers benefits that include ...
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Virtual conference exploring power electronics for EVs
Techmet , Events

Indium’s Joe Hertline, product manager – ESM/Power Electronics, will present on power electronics for electric vehicles during the CHARGED EV Engineering Virtual Conference on Wednesday 21 April 2021. ...
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Electronics housings for building automation
Phoenix Contact, Enclosures, Racks, Cabinets & Panel Products

Industry-specific housing solutions are placing new requirements on both electronics development and the electronics housings themselves. At the same time, system solutions are playing an increasingly ...
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Yamaha opens SMT virtual reality showroom
Truth Electronic Manufacturing, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Yamaha Motor Robotics’ SMT Section has opened the Yamaha SMT Virtual Reality Showroom, an efficient way to experience the latest technology for electronics assembly, inspection and component handling. ...
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Complete guide to DIY SMT assembly in your office
EDA Technologies, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Altium’s Mark Harris, the author of the above-titled article, explains it best in his intro:“I want to share a little secret with you in this article: assembling SMT prototypes boards is not only easy, ...
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AI platform for mass-market embedded/edge deployments
RF Design, Computer/Embedded Technology

NVIDIA’s Jetson TX2 NX delivers the next step in AI performance for entry-level embedded and edge products. It provides up to 2,5 times the performance of Jetson Nano and shares form factor and pin compatibility ...
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M12 push-pull connectors with internal locking
Phoenix Contact, Interconnection

Phoenix Contact has extended its existing M12 portfolio to include new push-pull connectors with internal locking. The cross-manufacturer locking system based on IEC 61076-2-010 enables easy cabling and ...
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Dual-band GNSS RTK module
Electrocomp, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The RTK-1010 is a high-performance dual-band GNSS RTK module that is designed for applications requiring centimetre-level positioning accuracy. It adopts a 12 nm manufacturing process and integrates an ...
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Compact bias tees with up to 35 GHz bandwidth
RF Design, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

Designers can save design time and time-to-market by using a proven bias solution from the high-frequency specialist company, Marki Microwave. Its new line of surface mount bias tees, featuring up to ...
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Locally developed power supplies
Power Electronics / Power Management

Critical equipment can now be operated with locally developed power supplies that have been specially designed to function on the local power grid and have built-in features to make it more robust than ...
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Is your dry storage J-standard compliant?
Electronic Industry Supplies, Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

With the abundance of misleading information, outdated practices, and simple lack of understanding, you may be at risk of unintentionally producing suspect assemblies.
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Evaluate 3D magnetic sensors in under ten minutes
Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

You probably think that it’s not possible to evaluate a 3D magnetic sensor in less than ten minutes? Think again! Anything is possible with Infineon’s 2GO kits. Its 3D magnetic sensor 2GO kit is a budget-priced ...
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