2022-04-14 - Mouser Electronics Inc.

Mouser Electronics receives distributor of the year award from TE Connectivity

Mouser Electronics has received the Global High Service Distributor of the Year Award for the eighth time from TE Connectivity.

- Samsung Electro-Mechanics

Samsung Electro-Mechanics expands MLCC portfolio for automotive powertrains

Samsung Electro-Mechanics has developed 13 high-temperature MLCCs designed for automotive powertrains.

2022-03-17 - Bill Schweber

What if passive components followed the Moore’s law?

Passive shrinkage is not governed by this well-known supposition, but they still have had some remarkable reduction in footprint and…

2022-02-17 - Smiths Interconnect

Surface-mount resistors with outrigger heat sink increase power handling capabilities

Smiths Interconnect has added the CXH Surface Mount Outrigger Resistors and Terminations to its lineup of SpaceNXT HC Series of…

2021-09-20 - Andrew Wilson

How to choose reliable capacitors for automotive applications

Automotive engineers can review characteristics of the four major capacitor dielectric types: tantalum, aluminum, poly-films, and ceramics.

2021-09-16 - Stephen Armstrong

Critical supply shortage for industrial, military applications leading to shifting demand for MLCCs

Industrial, medical, and military demand for high quality, high-voltage MLCCs has been hit hard by a shift in production by…

2021-09-01 - Larry Stabile

Relay clock employs hysteresis for state retention

Retro-engineering and Steampunk can sometimes venture into electrical design areas that may not have been trodden in the past.

2021-08-24 - Larry Stabile

Relay hysteresis provides toggle function

How the humble electromechanical relay can be used to implement a push-on/push-off function and a binary counter.

2021-07-09 - Cirrus Logic Inc.

Cirrus Logic to acquire Lion Semiconductor

Cirrus Logic has entered into an agreement to acquire Lion Semiconductor for $335 million in cash.

2021-06-02 - Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key announces distribution partnership with Mini-Circuits

Digi-Key Electronics has secured a global distribution partnership with Mini-Circuits.