Web Update Entices Farnell element14 Volume Customers

Farnell element14 is looking to make further inroads into the production quantity market by simplifying the web experience for customers.

: Distribution

Johanson offers NFC Antennas

Johanson Technology NFC1AT80A01Nx NFC Antennas feature ferrite shielding for a variety of harsh or demanding environments, including over-metal, industrial, automotive, and extended reading distance. Johanson NFC1AT80A01Nx NFC Antennas have a 13.56MHz frequency and a reading distance of greater than 40mm. The antennas are ideal for use in lock access, pairing, data communications, payment systems, and RFID applications.

: Other |

Medtronic goes shopping in China

As it expands into the Chinese market, med-tech giant Medtronic PLC is seeking device companies for acquisitions.

: Medical

Lockheed Martin Completes Assembly of NASA’s InSight Mars Lander

DENVER, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has assembled NASA’s InSight Mars spacecraft, which is now undergoing environmental testing at the company’s Space Systems facilities near Denver. InSight is NASA’s next mission to Mars and will be the first mission devoted to understanding the interior structure of the planet.

: Mil/Aero

CES Asia: ‘Zero Distance’ to Supply Chains

SHANGHAI, China — If you’re in Shanghai this week to attend CES Asia, a new venture directly sponsored by the U.S.-based Consumer Electronics Association, you might not think you’re at CES.

: Consumer

Solid smartphone base boosts Xiaomi’s CE business

How Xiaomi became the world’s third largest smartphone vendor in a matter of just four years is completely remarkable, to say the least.

: Computer, Telecom

TA Instruments Acquires Assets of Bose Electroforce Group

TA Instruments today announced the acquisition of certain assets related to the Bose ElectroForce Group, from the Bose Corporation of Framingham Massachusetts.

: Industrial |