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      EPDT August 2022 issue (inc. Displays + Medical features) now available online (02/08/2022)

      This month’s issue, now available in print or digital editions, contains features on Displays technologies & Medical applications...

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      Shedding light on OLED gaming: why OLED screens are breaking into gaming (01/08/2022)

      Typically, during the school holidays, gaming sales increase. With devices like Nintendo Switch OLED & Oculus Quest 3 bringing OLED technology into focus, many consumers may be wondering what benefits the transition from LCD to OLED brings. Here, Dr Franky So, Chief Technology Officer at OLED innovator, NextGen Nano sheds some light on what OLED brings to the gaming & VR industry – and what we can expect to see in the future…

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      Game-changing smart HMI technology demonstrator showcases next level innovation (01/08/2022)

      British firm, In2tec has harnessed next-level innovation for human-machine interface (HMI) & vehicle control to enable a game-changing steering wheel technology demonstrator for designers & engineers in the automotive sector.

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      ecsn Chairman’s viewpoint: Same problems, different causes... (01/07/2022)

      In his last report for EPDT’s Distribution supplement, in January 2022, ecsn Chairman, Adam Fletcher predicted that 2022 would throw up ever more challenges for the global electronic components supply network, and for the many technology OEMs that depend on it. Of course, he couldn’t foresee the dramatic swing in geopolitical tensions ahead – and the additional disruption it would create!

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      Q&A with Mouser: Market challenges & opportunities (01/07/2022)

      In this Q&A, EPDT talks to Mark Burr-Lonnon, Mouser Electronics’ Senior Vice President of Global Service and EMEA & APAC Business, who provides an update on electronics industry market challenges &  opportunities that component distributor, Mouser Electronics has observed – including his thoughts on COVID, Brexit & ongoing supply chain turbulence…

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      Top 10 tips: Creativity in the electronics industry supply chain can help counter chip shortages (01/07/2022)

      Thanks to Brexit, the COVID-19 pandemic & now the Russia-Ukraine war, the risks & shortfalls in our global supply chains have come front & centre for most companies over the last 2 years, especially for the electronics industry. To recognise World Supply Chain Day on 21 April, Dunstan Power, Director at embedded electronics consultancy, ByteSnap Design has 10 tips for design engineers to help keep their projects on track & minimise the effects of supply chain disruptions…

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      The benefits of a quality ethos (01/07/2022)

      In manufacturing environments, a reference to “quality” may bring to mind industry standards & accreditations, or productivity statistics, yield curves & defect analysis. It can be viewed as solely the domain of production & quality teams – but Tony Downer, Chief Technology Officer at value added electronics distributor, Solid State Supplies believes that companies committed to a quality ethos throughout their business can realise huge benefits…

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      Embedded community reunites in Nuremberg as embedded world returns for 2022 (29/06/2022)

      The return of embedded world in Nuremberg, Germany – after missing a year during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic – has reasserted its status as the leading trade fair for the international embedded community.

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      Farnell launches Global Women in Engineering Survey 2022 on #INWED (23/06/2022)

      This year’s global survey will gain direct insight from all members of the industry to understand current barriers to achieving equality & how to further diminish discriminatory practices in the workplace.