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electronic : of, relating to, or utilizing devices constructed or working by the methods or principles of electronics — Webster

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Electronics is the science of controlling electrical energy electrically, in which the electrons have a fundamental role. Electronics deals with electrical circuits that involve active electrical components such as vacuum tubes, transistors, diodes, integrated circuits, associated passive electrical components, and interconnection technologies. Commonly, electronic devices contain circuitry consisting primarily or exclusively of active semiconductors supplemented with passive elements; such a circuit is described as an electronic circuit. — Wikipedia

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Electronic media are media that use electronics or electromechanical energy for the end-user (audience) to access the content. This is in contrast to static media (mainly print media), which today are most often created electronically, but don’t require electronics to be accessed by the end-user in the printed form. The primary electronic media sources familiar to the general public are better known as video recordings, audio recordings, multimedia presentations, slide presentations, CD-ROM and online content. Most new media are in the form of digital media. However, electronic media may be in either analog or digital format. Although the term is usually associated with content recorded on a storage medium, recordings are not required for live broadcasting and online networking. Any equipment used in the electronic communication process (e.g. television, radio, telephone, desktop computer, game console, handheld device) may also be considered electronic media. — Wikipedia

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Electronics Weekly Electronics Design & Components Tech News

  • Electronica: Video Overview – It’s a wrap!
    by Alun Williams on November 16, 2018 at 5:29 pm

    This is the Electronica that was. Check out Electronica 2018 in condensed form, with a flavour of the news and views from the show floor in Munich. This story continues at Electronica: Video Overview – It’s a wrap! Or just read more coverage at Electronics Weekly […]

  • How Times Change
    by David Manners on November 16, 2018 at 2:19 pm

    17 years ago Electronics Weekly published this list of the biggest UK electronics companies: This story continues at How Times Change Or just read more coverage at Electronics Weekly […]

  • UK team aims for commercial quantum-based gravity...
    by Steve Bush on November 16, 2018 at 1:20 pm

    A UK consortium is to develop quantum-based gravity sensors that will allow underground objects and voids to be detected. The aim is to build a portable technology demonstrator by April 2021, that is twice as sensitive as the industry standard (falling mass) technique and, importantly because the aims is for this to lead to a ... This story continues at UK team aims for commercial quantum-based gravity sensor Or just read more coverage at Electronics Weekly […]

  • Achronix makes Speedcore eFPGA available to...
    by David Manners on November 16, 2018 at 10:29 am

    Achronix has announced two new programs to enable research institutions, consortia, and companies full access to Achronix’s leading Speedcore eFPGA technology. Embedded FPGA (eFPGA) technology is rapidly becoming must-have IP for programmable hardware-acceleration for SoC-based CPU-offload that is used in a wide variety of applications including AI/ML, blockchain, network acceleration, SmartNICs, and intelligent IoT. These ... This story continues at Achronix makes Speedcore eFPGA […]

  • Applied sets up META Centre for process and...
    by David Manners on November 16, 2018 at 6:31 am

    Applied Materials has announced plans for the Materials Engineering Technology Accelerator (META Center), a major expansion of the company’s R&D capabilities aimed at creating new ways for Applied and its customers to drive innovation as classic Moore’s Law scaling becomes more challenging. The primary goal of the META Center is to speed customer availability of ... This story continues at Applied sets up META Centre for process and materials R&D Or just read more coverage […]