IRC receives approvals for 16 DSCC drawings
Product News 7/24/2007 Post a comment
IRC Advanced Film Division has expanded its military product capabilities, offering a broad range of military-specific products including precision chip resistors and resistor networks. The company has also received approvals for 16 DSCC drawings.
Telit readies dual processor M2M module
Product News 7/23/2007 Post a comment
Italian machine-to-machine networking modules specialist Telit has developed a GSM/GPRS module based on a dual CPU that it says significantly simplifies M2M design for POS terminals, fleet management systems and automated meter reading applications.
Component orders bounce back, says ECA
News & Analysis 7/13/2007 Post a comment
Electronic component orders bounced back in June from a small dip the month before, according to the four-to-five week average index compiled by the Electronic Components, Assemblies & Materials Association (ECA).
Molex moves to global approach to improve efficiency
News & Analysis 7/11/2007 Post a comment
LONDON — Molex has implemented the first part of its restructuring announced in August 2006 with a major change to its sales and marketing organization. In the company's 2006 annual report it said it would "transition to a global organizational structure that consists of market-focussed divisions during the 2007 financial year".
Hall-effect sensor suits harsh automotive and industrial apps
Product News 7/3/2007 Post a comment
Allegro has introduced a dual-channel Hall-effect sensor suitable for use in speed and direction sensing applications incorporating encoder ring magnet targets. The A3423 is highly sensitive and temperature stable making it suitable for use in harsh automotive and industrial environments.
IR exec resigns, fires CFO
News & Analysis 7/2/2007 Post a comment
Following an accounting snafu, International Rectifier Corp. has terminated its CFO, while another executive resigned from the chip maker.
Under the Hood : Inside the Apple iPhone
Teardown 7/1/2007 Post a comment
Semiconductor Insights kept the video cameras rolling as they dove inside the just-released Apple iPhone to find out what technologies and companies Apple relied on to create what has become the single hottest consumer device on the planet.