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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 […]

A Blog on Product Spotlight the Molex Minifit Jnr Connector series.

This week I am going to discuss the Molex Minifit Junior connector series.  It is, quite literally, everywhere and you’ll find you know this connector series better than you think. This 4.2mm pitch connector comes in 2-24 way connectors with polarised locking systems, and are primarily designed to be used in White Goods, IT Telecoms […]

A Blog on how Apple’s new connector causes a split in opinion

The latest iPhone 5 will undoubtedly be a great success and sell by the truckload.  Something that is most interesting is the adoption of their new mini connector.  This new connector is ‘property’, as you would expect from Apple, and is similar to the mini USB.  Most feel that Apple wanted to save space by […]

A Blog on new Samtec Connector Guide

As first reported by Samtec the connector manufacturer have produced a rugged design guide to help you to choose the best interconnect product from their wide range. This guide is really quite good, mainly because it looks great!  The reason it looks great is it has fresh modern look.  When you look at most […]