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The June 2017 issue of The PCB Magazine is now available.
Embedded technology seems finally to be coming into its own—thanks to Moore’s Law and the ever-pressing need for more real estate on the circuit board surface. No longer just for the odd, expensive military product, buried components can be found in that most ubiquitous of consumer products, the smartphone, as you will learn in this issue. They are truly all around us!
Read all about it this month in The PCB Magazine, now on the virtual newsstand and available for free delivery in your e-mailbox by subscription. Register with my I-Connect007 to manage all of your subscriptions through your own dashboard.
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Andy Shaughnessy, I-Connect007
Advanced Circuits is one of the largest PCB manufacturers in the United States. Now, the company is expanding the range of its services with the launch of its new Offshore Division. Recently, the company hired PCB veteran Greg Papandrew to lead the new division and help the company meet buyers’ demand for offshore PCB sourcing.
Tom Kastner, GP Ventures
We talk with owners a lot about the possible sale of their businesses. Here are the top 10 questions asked by PCB/PCBA shop owners about the process.
Patty Goldman, I-Connect007
At the recent SMTA International show in Rosemont, Illinois, I had an opportunity to meet with Mark Osborn, president and owner of Colonial Circuits, based in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Colonial Circuits is a supplier of PCBs, mainly for the defense industry.