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    Man Overboard transponder wins Wireless Power Challenge

    element14 has announced the winners of its wireless power design competition – “Beyond the Phone”

    It was competition aiming “to liberate design engineers from the tether of traditional power supplies”, potentially bringing wirelessly controlled devices to consumers.

    From 12 finalists, the grand prize winner – and recipient of a Macbook Pro prize…

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    Book your table at Elektra 2014

    The shortlists for Elektra 2014 are due to be announced soon, following an intensive judging session by a panel of industry experts.

    Winners will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony on Wednesday 26 November at Lancaster London, W2 2TY. The showpiece event of the year attracts key figures from…

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    Simpified sign-in rolls out with Chrome beta

    Simplified sign-in is now being rolled out with the latest version of Google’s browser app, writes Google.

    When you are signed into the latest Chrome beta for Android, you won’t need to sign in again on other Google websites, such as Gmail, Maps, Calendar or the search…

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    Ledil and Ideal go for Cree CXA35

    Cree CXA35 arrays can now be mated to Ledil Angela and Angelina reflectors, thanks to a clip-in Chip-Lok connector/holder from Ideal.

    “Ideal can offer a complete system that connects the reflector to the Cree array to deliver the most efficient electrical, mechanical, thermal, and optical qualities,” said…

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    Fun in a box

    I am not normally one for gadgets, but an amazing little quadcopter has both put a smile on my face and sent me nuts over the past few days.

    For a couple of months before GCSE time, I was helping with revision.

    This was a pleasure and, I think I…

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    Mouser powers up with Cosel

    Mouser Electronics has signed power supply manufacturer Cosel.

    Mouser’s current offering from Cosel also includes power supply hardware such as power supply filters, heat sinks, connection harnesses, and mounting hardware as well as power supply peripheral components such as line filters, connection harnesses and thermal management.

    Cosel’s AC…

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