U.S. government approval of two trade deals this week has drawn favorable response from the electronics industry. Trade organizations applaud the USMCA agreement and characterize a "phase one" deal with China as a good first step. Here's what the IPC said: "The electronics manufacturing industry welcomes the U.S.-China "phase one" trade deal being signed in Washington, and the pathway ... EPS News
CeTaQ provides 3rd party on-site mobile measurement & equipment solutions for validating quality specification performance. Whether you're an OEM needing to confirm your specs or the end user needing the highest level of accuracy for complex SMT manufacturing, CeTaQ measures it. Robotic automation work cells ... CeTaQ Americas
New realms of measurement will grow in importance in 2020: Measurement based tools of many kinds are key enablers for the technology-based products and solutions we incorporate into our daily lives, and it will transform as disruptive technologies come into play. • In 2020, advanced applications related to 5G, will explode ... Keysight Technologies, Inc.
Compal constructing second plant in Vietnam
Compal Electronics will see its Vietnam-based plant soon run at full capacity, and is therefore constructing a new plant in the country with additional capacity to come ... Digitimes
Fundamentals of Signal Integrity
As the name suggests, signal integrity deals with the integrity of an electrical signal. It all stems from the fact that digital signals are not really binary values of "1" ... Design News
The big differences between 4G and 5G
The development of ridesharing apps, such as Uber and Lyft, was made possible by 4G. With 5G, ridesharing cars could one day navigate themselves -- no human ... CNN
The Great AI Boom Ahead
Investment in artificial intelligence is rising rapidly. AI-related opportunities and threats are just becoming visible to most decision-makers. Circuit Insight - Technology Briefing
Dross Particles Sticking to PCBs
We are wave soldering using 63/37 tin-lead solder. After wave, we are finding solder dross particles sticking the the PCB surface. We clean the dross from the solder bath ... Responses by:
Richard D. Stadem Advanced Engineer/Scientist, General Dynamics
Greg York Technical Sales Manager, BLT Circuit Services Ltd
Leo Lambert Vice President, Technical Director, EPTAC Corporation
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Fritz Byle Process Engineer, Astronautics
Terry Munson President/Senior Technical Consultant, Foresite
BTU Now Supports the Hermes Standard
BTU International, Inc. now supports the Hermes Standard, officially referred to as IPC-HERMES-9852. Hermes links individual machines together with a direct form ... BTU International, Inc.
Minutes after Ronald Reagan's inauguration as the 40th president of the United States, the 52 U.S. captives held at the U.S. embassy in Teheran, Iran, are released, ending the 444-day Iran Hostage Crisis. The day was Jan 20. What year was it?