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NXP Supplies Murata with RF Front-end ICs for Wi-Fi 6 Modules

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has collaborated with Murata, a system-in-package integrator for 5G mobile platforms,  to deliver the industry’s first radio frequency (RF) front-end modules designed with the latest Wi-Fi 6 standards. Together, the companies are delivering a solution that can reduce design times, improve time-to-market and save board space in …

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AMADA WELD TECH ANNOUNCES NEW COMPANY NAME

AMADA WELD TECH, formerly AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE, is pleased to announce the new company name, effective April 1, 2020. This name change will allow the company to present themselves as an AMADA group company with the highest experience in welding and associated precision technologies. The new name will soon appear …

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Flex Power Modules extends 2W DC/DC converter solutions for industrial use

Flex Power Modules has added to its range of miniature isolated DC/DC converters intended for industrial applications with the introduction of the PUB-2M series. Delivering an output power of up to 2W with no minimum load required, the high performance product is available in single or dual output options. Presented …

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Standex Electronics announces SHV Relay

Potted SIL High Voltage Relay Changes into an Improved Molded SIL HV Version Standex Electronics, a manufacturer of reliable potted SIL-High Voltage relays, announces a newly improved molded SIL-HV version that is smaller and more compact. It features an internal magnetic shield that is ideal for a high-density board assembly. …

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Low-cost ventilatory support for covid-19 patients

A research team at Leeds has come up with a way of creating a ventilatory system for covid-19 patients that can be made rapidly on a 3D printer. It is a low-tech solution based on redesigning an existing medical device known as a Venturi valve. It does not need electricity and has no moving parts and could be made …

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Murata introduces long-life FORTELION 24V battery modules for industrial applications

Murata has developed an all-in-one 24V standard battery module (LIPY041WWPCSY6), that is ideal for any industrial equipment requiring high levels of output such as automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and robots. The FORTELION 24V battery module is equipped with FORTELION, Murata’s proprietary lithium-ion (Li-ion) secondary battery, which uses an olivine type …

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Analog Devices Closes Semiconductor Industry’s First Green Bond

Analog Devices, Inc. has announced the successful closing of the first green bond offering in the semiconductor industry. The company’s green bond issuance consisted of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 2.950% senior unsecured notes due April 2025. “At ADI, we are committed to engineering a sustainable future and this …

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Robotics community gains easier access to Xsens’ affordable, high-performance IMUs with new Clearpath Robotics sales channel

Xsens, the manufacturer of motion sensing modules, has signed a sales distribution agreement with Clearpath Robotics, the manufacturer of robot development platforms, which will make it easier for R&D teams and university researchers to use the popular MTi-series of inertial measurement units (IMU, VRU, AHRS and GNSS/INS) in robot designs. Under the arrangement, Ontario, …

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Arrow Electronics Evaluation Kit Jump-Starts Smart Horticulture

Arrow Electronics has introduced a smart horticulture solution based on an evaluation kit containing all the required hardware and software needed to evaluate and implement a complete indoor horticulture solution. According to Markets and Markets, “the overall horticulture lighting market is expected to grow from USD 2.43 billion in 2018 …

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SiPearl signs a major licensing agreement with Arm for the development of its first-generation of microprocessors

SiPearl, the company that is designing the high-performance, low-power microprocessor for the European exascale supercomputer, has signed a major technological licensing agreement with Arm, the global semiconductor IP provider. The agreement will enable SiPearl to benefit from the high-performance, secure, and scalable next-generation Arm Neoverse platform, codenamed ‶Zeusʺ, as well …

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