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New Year Giveaway: Sponsors In Focus

Until the end of January 2020 we are giving you the chance to start the year in style by winning a bundle of engineering products worth over £2500 in our New Year Giveaway!

Not only does the bundle include some great additions to your workbench; with a brand new soldering station plus a host of tools, a multimeter and development kits, we also have your breaks covered with a connected coffee machine and Nintendo Switch Lite.


This has all been possible thanks to our good friends at ST Microelectronics, TE Connectivity and Maxim Integrated who have generously sponsored the giveaway (not all heroes wear capes).


STMicroelectronics is a world leader in providing semiconductor solutions that make a positive contribution to people’s lives, today and into the future.
Offering one of the industry’s broadest product portfolios, ST serves customers across the spectrum of electronics applications with innovative semiconductor solutions, supported by their 8000 strong research and development team.

ST’s products are found everywhere today, and together with their customers, they are enabling smarter driving and smarter homes, factories, and cities, along with the next generation of mobile and Internet of Things devices.

ST is a leading supplier of many of the key technologies going into the next generations of consumer devices: Microcontrollers for low and ultra-low power processing, secure solutions, sensors and actuators, connectivity, conditioning and protection, motor control, and power & energy management.

The company maintains a strong commitment to innovation and is among the industry's global technology leaders, with approximately 7,400 people working in R&D and product design. In 2018 ST spent 15% of the companies revenue on R&D and they boast an impressive patent library of over 18,000 patents across 9,500 patent libraries.


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TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity’s aim is to create a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future.

As the go-to engineering partner for today's innovation leaders and technology entrepreneurs, TE help solve tomorrow's toughest challenges with advanced connectivity and sensors solutions.

For more than 75 years, TE Connectivity's connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that every connection counts.


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Maxim Integrated

Every day, electronic devices are becoming smarter with greater integration. Body sensors can monitor our health. Cars can drive themselves. Networked homes can power up when needed.

Maxim Integrated solve engineering problems and empower design innovation, enabling their customers to create products that shape our world. Their innovative and high-performance analog and mixed-signal products and technologies make systems smaller and smarter, with enhanced security and increased energy efficiency.

Maxim Integrated provides ease of design, and speeds time to market, through analog integration. The company's analog ICs offer extra features and functionality carefully designed to streamline circuit and simplify design. Look to Maxim for solutions for consumer electronics, personal computers and peripherals, mobile devices, wireless and fiber communications, test equipment, instrumentation, video displays, and automotive applications. Maxim’s analog and mixed-signal solutions include data converters, interface circuits, power, RF wireless circuits, clocks and oscillators, microcontrollers (MCUs), operational amplifiers (op amps), and sensors.


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15 Jan 2020, 15:10