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A Guide to Super Flexible Cable

In most cable applications the choice of cable is simple – Screened, Unscreened.  Multicore or Multipaired. Usually cables are fixed and do not move. However, what if your application requires contact movement?  When you start to think about it, there are many applications where constant movement is required; from a cable attached to a Robot […]

TE Connectivity wins prestigious Desingcon award

And the awards just keep coming for TE Connectivity, with the latest award from Designcon for their STRADA Whisper connectors. Awarded ‘Best Interconnect Technologies & Components’ at Designcon 2013, it’s clear that there must be something in the STRADA series – so let’s take a closer look. According to TE The STRADA Whisper backplane family […]

Contactless Connectors? The future is here!

The revolution has begun! That’s right, the future is here and you heard it here first!  In the beginning there was wireless data communication, and then there was connector-less charging ; now TE Connectivity has produced Contactless Technology. This new technology allows for the transition of Power & Data between contactless points that can operate […]

IEC endorses four USB-IF standards

Important news this week from IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) , the world’s leading organization for the preparation and publication of International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies. As first reported by IEC has endorsed USB-IF USB Battery Charging specification v1.2, and Micro-USB Cables and Connectors specification v1.01.  This effectively means that the […]