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Microsemi and Plessey lead the way as Publitek clients secure record number of Elektra Award nominations

Marked by the annual Elektra Awards next week, the festive season for the electronics industry is in full swing. This year, Publitek has secured a record 25 client nominations for the 2017 Elektra Awards. Microsemi and Plessey top the leaderboard, with both companies shortlisted in four categories. Incredibly, nearly a third of the total nominations [...]

By |2018-07-13T12:27:44+00:00December 1st, 2017|

New Year, new editor at Electronics Weekly

Clive Couldwell will become group editor at Electronics Weekly from January 2018 2018 will ring the changes at the editorial helm of Electronics Weekly. Josh Brooks, who has been the magazine’s publisher for three years, and took over as editor in April this year, is to leave Metropolis Business Media at the end [...]

By |2017-11-14T17:10:56+00:00November 14th, 2017|

Elektronik Praxis expands editorial team

Elektronik Praxis has a new editor, Michael Eckstein, who will be in charge of embedded hardware, MCU, CPU, IoT, RF, and antennas. Michael started his career as an electronics engineer but joins Praxis after having spent over 15 years as a freelance tech journalist, prior to which he was part of the team at Markt [...]

By |2018-07-09T09:56:51+00:00October 17th, 2017|

Electronic Specifier becomes stakeholder in Hardware Pioneers, a European IoT start-up community

Electronic Specifier, a UK-based publisher of information resources to the global electronics industry, has acquired a 50% stakeholding in Hardware Pioneers, a growing community of thousands of startup founders, executives, engineers and developers operating in the IoT sector. The HardwarePioneers community started in the UK but has big plans for international expansion Founded [...]

By |2017-09-28T14:45:10+00:00September 28th, 2017|

German electronics B2B magazine ‘Embedded Design’ becomes ‘IoT Design’

Embedded Design, the German B2B magazine and web site specialising in boards, software and all things for developers of embedded electronics and systems, is relaunching with a new name – IoT Design. Recognising that the Internet of Things is becoming increasingly important to a large proportion of new embedded products, the publisher, TeDo Verlag, has [...]

By |2017-09-22T07:27:42+00:00September 22nd, 2017|

CIE revamps its website and launches a distributor directory

A quick glance at the CIE website reveals that it has undergone a revamp this week. The site has been redesigned to align it more closely with the print edition. From now on, the website will carry more feature articles as well as electronics news stories. The URL remains the same – http://www.cieonline.co.uk/ – but the improvements [...]

By |2017-08-31T13:39:17+00:00August 31st, 2017|

Electronics Weekly ushers in a new era

UK title announces changes to editorial leadership and publishing frequency Josh Brooks is now publisher and editor-in-chief of Electronics Weekly Josh Brooks is the newly-appointed editor-in-chief of Electronics Weekly and will replace industry veteran Richard Wilson. Richard, who has been with the publication for 29 years, will have a column in the print [...]

By |2017-07-05T21:48:28+00:00July 5th, 2017|

MMG Publishing appoints new Director of Sales

Charlotte Morgan has been appointed director of sales at MMG Publishing.  As part of her role Charlotte will be responsible for the sales team across the entire MMG portfolio. This includes Electronics Sourcing UK & Ireland, Electronics Sourcing Europe, Electronics Sourcing Deutschland, Electronics Sourcing North America, Off-Board Sourcing NA. Mark Leary, MMG’s Publisher said “I [...]

By |2017-05-08T04:22:22+00:00March 7th, 2017|

Medical and Aerospace & Defence microsites added to Electronic Specifier’s portfolio

          Medical and aerospace/defence engineers will be interested to learn that Electronic Specifier has just added two new microsites to its online website covering innovations in these growing industries. January 2017 saw the launch of the Medical microsite discussing nanomedicine, diagnosis, testing and monitoring, surgical robotics, medical wearables, sensors and genetic [...]

By |2017-02-14T11:35:34+00:00February 13th, 2017|