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Low-Powered, Battery-Free Cell Phones Could Change Connector Landscape

The possibility of battery-free cell phones poses an existential threat to connector makers — or a new challenge. By Neil Shurtz Ask anyone what the biggest flaw is with their smartphone, and they’ll probably say …

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New Gaming Hardware Revealed at E3 2018

Accessible gaming and a new console? Yes, please. This year’s E3 show revealed modest but solid innovations for gamers — and new opportunities for connectors. This year, for the second year, the general public could …

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WHAT'S NEW IN THE CONSUMER MARKET

Comprehensive coverage of the latest connector and cable technologies, designs, and standards

JAE’s DX07 Series USB Type-C connectors
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USB Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights USB connector products from leading suppliers. JAE’s …

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Board-to-Board Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights board-to-board connector solutions from leading suppliers. Mill-Max …

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New Product News: September 2018 — Part II

Summary coverage of the latest, new-to-market connector and cable products Interconnects, etc.  …

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Molex EdgeLock
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Wire-to-Board Connector Products

This week’s product roundup highlights wire-to-board connector solutions from leading suppliers. Wire-to-Board …

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Cable Connector Seals May Determine the Life ...

Water is the enemy of electronics. Yet equipment ranging from our pocket-dwelling …

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New Gaming Hardware Revealed at E3 2018

Accessible gaming and a new console? Yes, please. This year’s E3 show …

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Product News
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New Product News Roundup: April 2018 – Part...

Summary coverage of the latest, new-to-market connector and cable products New Product …

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Battery Connectors Evolve to Stay in Charge

Smaller, more powerful handheld, portable, and wearable devices depend on a new …

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Connector basics
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Selecting the Ideal Spring-Loaded Connector f...

Our portable devices would not be possible without proven connector technologies that …

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CONSUMER REFERENCE LIBRARY

An extensive collection of next-gen connector and cable technologies, design resources, specification tips, and application guides

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The Maker Movement Encourages Tech Tinkerers ...

As growing numbers of hobbyists and makers tinker with today’s technology, more …

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Connector basics
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How to Create a Durable Low-Force Crimp Conta...

Products ranging from appliances to vehicles feature crimp contact plug connectors that …

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Connector Industry Supports Future Engineers ...

Students are introduced to connectors as they build and design competition robots. …

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Sensors Make Sense Beyond IoT Applications

Synergy between advanced sensors as well as related connectors and cable assemblies …

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Virtual Reality Isn’t Better than the Real ...

Companies are working on new cable designs that will help move this …

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The Implications of Adopting eSIM Technology

As the Internet of Things expands to link phones, appliances, security systems, …

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Gaming Connectors Evolve (Even When Gaming Pr...

Smaller connector designs pushed by the cellphone world find a new home …

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Standards
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Right to Repair Legislation Moves from Automo...

Consumers and businesses want to be able to repair the products they …

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Cable Basics
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A Custom Solution for Tight Spaces – Mi...

Shielded micro- and nano-sized cables save space and weight in portable electronics. …

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