Franchise agreement provides greater product choice globally

  RS Components has secured a franchised distribution deal with Fairchild Semiconductor, a leading global supplier of high performance power and mobile semiconductor solutions. The terms of the agreement license RS to represent Fairchild as a fully franchised distribution partner across all geographic markets worldwide. An authorised distribution agreement between the two companies has been […]

Smart environmental sensors for smart home monitoring

  Nordic Semiconductor has announced that Canadian startup, Wimoto Technologies, has specified its multiple award-winning nRF51822 system-on-chip (SoC) to provide Bluetooth smart wireless connectivity between iOS and Android smartphones, tablets, and computers, and Wimoto’s “Mote” environmental sensors. In operation, Motes are claimed to employ industrial-grade sensor technologies, interface seamlessly with a free Wimoto app over […]