Digi-Key is the fourth largest electronic component distributor in North America and a broad-line distributor of board level components. It ranks as the fifth largest electronic component distributor in the world.
Digi-Key Corporation is Now a Billion-Dollar Company
The electronic components distributor, recognized for having the industry’s broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it surpassed $1 billion in worldwide sales in 2010. While the company anticipated reaching this milestone in 2010, the achievement came ahead of schedule.
Accelerometer measures RC car crash drop from 45ft. - Another Geek Moment
Jamie Pederson demonstrates how an accelerometer mounted on a PCB strapped to a remote control car can detect freefall as it falls off the Digi-Key building roof. He also shows how one can find the correct sensor on the new Sensor Tech zone on the Digi-Key website.
Digi-Key Announces Launch of iPhone App for Europe
Design engineers and purchasers in Europe can now conduct business with Digi-Key Corporation wirelessly with the availability of Digi-Key’s application for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users. Digi-Key's iPhone application is currently available in English and allows customers to make Digi-Key purchases in local, Digi-Key supported currencies.
Digi-Key's PURE lighting symposium Video
A video news release for Digi-Key's symposium on lighting held at the PURE nightclub in Las Vegas, NV.
DLP® Pico™ Projector Development Kit - Another Geek Moment
Another Geek Moment series on the DLP® Pico™ Projector Development Kit provided by Digi-Key and Texas Instruments. Jeremy shows how to set up Linux on the Beagleboard for use with the Pico projector.
60-Watt Light Bulb using LEDs - Another Geek Moment
Scott Wing shows light output from from LED arrays in comparison to a standard 60 watt incandescent light bulb.
ROHM LED Driver - Another Geek Moment
Jamie Pederson demonstrates the use of the 11 pin SIP LED driver module from ROHM semiconductor.
PURE Lighting Technology Symposium
Please join Digi-Key and a panel of industry experts from leading electronic companies in the LED lighting industry for this exclusive event at PURE Nightclub Caesars Palace on May 13, 2010 from 4-8PM. Hosted by Digi-Key, the PURE Lighting Technology Symposium will examine LED-based lighting lifetime and reliability numbers.
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LED Driver - Another Geek Moment Video
Jamie Pederson demonstrates the dimmable LED Driver from ST Microelectronics.
Digi-Key Overview Video
A closer look at Digi-Key Corporation, one of the worlds fastest-growing electronic component distributors. Includes interviews and commentary from key executives, operational overview and a closer look at the companys unique business model.
Wireless sensor development kit - Another Geek Moment Video
Scott Wing goes out into the extreme cold to test a wireless 802.15.4 Development kit from Jennic.
Tech Zones - Lighting Zone - Another Geek Moment from Digi-Key
Scott Wing gives a brief overview of the tech zone dedicated to lighting - LEDs and accessories.
Tech Zones - Microcontroller Zone - Another Geek Moment by Digi-Key
Scott Wing gives a brief overview of the tech zone dedicated to microcontrollers.
Santa Alarm - Another Geek Moment Engineered by Digi-Key
Jamie Pederson demonstrates the Santa busting alarm, or diet fridge alarm.
Abracon MEMSpeedPro - Another Geek Moment Engineered by Digi-Key
An out-of-box look and demonstration of the MEMSpeedPro from Abracon.
Battery Operated Holiday LED Lights - Engineered by Digi-Key
This video will demonstrate how to build your own battery operated Christmas lights to enjoy this holiday season.
Digi-Key and Cooper Bussmann Expand Distribution Agreement
Electronic component distributor Digi-Key has announced today the expansion of its distribution agreement with Cooper Bussmann from a North American agreement to a global agreement.
Digi-Key Now Stocking SiC RF Power MESFETs from Cree
Electronic component distributor Digi-Key Corporation and Cree, Inc., a leader in wide bandgap transistors and radio frequency integrated circuits (RFICs), announced today that Cree’s silicon carbide (SiC) Metal-Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistors (MESFETs) are now in stock and ready for shipment.
Digi-Key and Cynergy3 Components Sign Worldwide Distribution Agreement
Digi-Key Corporation and Cynergy3 Components announced today that the companies have entered into a global distribution agreement. Cynergy3 is a leader in the manufacture of high voltage and radio frequency reed relays and liquid level/flow sensors. Cynergy3 reed relays are used in electro medical, test, HV power supplies, and HF radio systems. Applications for reed-based liquid level sensors include washing systems, high-speed printing, vending,...