STMicroelectronics and USound Deliver First Advanced MEMS Silicon Micro-Speakers

Geneva, Switzerland, and Graz, Austria, January 3, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and USound, an innovative and fast-growing audio company, have delivered the first silicon micro-speakers resulting from their technology collaboration announced last year. Engineering samples are now with lead customers, and trade demonstrations will take place during CES® 2018, in Las Vegas.

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See the latest connectivity solutions to deliver safer, more efficient connected aircraft

Members of the media are invited to visit TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, at the 2017 Dubai Airshow to discover how TE is enabling the next generation of connected aircraft to be safer and more efficient. As commercial aircraft become more connected than ever, TE is focused on developing connectivity technologies that reduce size and weight while meeting the demands for higher bandwidths and increased data transfer rates. Designed to perform reliably in the harsh environments of modern aircraft, these technologies are used to control and manage communications and on-board computers for navigation, power management, and multiple subsystems throughout the aircraft.

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AVX - New Automotive Grade Accu-P® Series Thin Film Chip Capacitors

AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, has released a new series of SMD thin film chip capacitors especially designed to meet demanding performance specifications in automotive signal and power applications. Qualified to AEC-Q200, AVX's new Automotive Grade Accu-P® Series capacitors deliver the tightest tolerances of any capacitor available on today's market (down to ±0.01pF), in addition to exceptionally repeatable performance, remarkably low ESR and high Q at high frequencies (including VHF, UHF, and RF bands), and extremely high stability with respect to temperature, time, frequency, and voltage variation when compared to ceramic capacitor technologies.

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Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Automotive Product Line at Automotive World Japan Show 2017

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its product lineup for the Automotive World Japan Show 2017, which takes place Jan. 18-20 at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo. Exhibiting in booth E38-38, East Hall 5, with a "Think Automotive, Think Vishay" theme, Vishay will highlight a wide range of products from its automotive product line, including capacitors, resistors, inductors, diodes, power MOSFETs, and optoelectronics designed to meet and exceed AEC qualifications.

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