Posted on Feb 15, 2017
In honor of National Engineers week, we thought it would be fun to run a little contest: Create an Engineering Haiku! Although we know engineers are typically not known for their poetry skills, we believe our readers are up to the task.
Posted on Feb 15, 2017
How many times have you worked on a design where three different people created the symbol, footprint, and 3D model—and of course they don’t match? The symbol doesn’t have the right number of pins; the footprint is a generic version that’s close;...
Posted on Feb 8, 2017
In Honor of Black History Month, we’ve decided to recognize a few African American engineers who have made contributions in engineering and helped blaze a path for others to follow.
Posted on Feb 3, 2017
In today's high-speed society, there is an increasing pressure to remain on the cutting edge of electronics. Design teams are in a race with their competitors to bring their products to market first all while packing more functionality and...
Posted on Feb 1, 2017
For those of you who are new, Our Gadget of the Month series celebrates the recent collaboration between Arrow and Cadence as well as Arrow's collaboration with Indiegogo. The series highlights up-and-coming startups and small tech companies...
Posted on Jan 31, 2017
When creating your PCB Board, understanding the pros and cons of each via and how they impact the design and manufacturing process is important to know.
Posted on Jan 30, 2017
Since yesterday, January 29th, was National Puzzle Day, we decided it would be fun to carry on last year's tradition and create an EMA-themed crossword puzzle for you to enjoy.
Posted on Jan 27, 2017
There are various different CAD libraries available online to help you get started with your PCB design. Anyone can develop a part library and upload it, unfortunately, that does not mean that the data provides an accurate representation of the...
Posted on Jan 20, 2017
Routing is currently one of the most time-consuming and complex tasks in the PCB design process. Engineers need their design tools to work with them and help them implement their desired design intent while still ensuring manufacturability. OrCAD...
Posted on Jan 18, 2017
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