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Infrared – In Song

A strong candidate for our song of the year for 2019. 

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

IR Receiver 3D Models

We are making it easier than ever to design in Vishay’s IR Receiver products with 3D MODELS available for many of our packages. You can quickly find these models on … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

IoT in the Medical Market

Introduction The growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) for consumer electronics was more than evident this last holiday season. Commercials and print ads for the Smart Home, synonymous with … Continue reading

February 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Would the real Heimdall please stand up

On a recent flight from Toronto to San Francisco I watched Thor: Ragnarok; the perfect way to kill a few hours. In it Thor calls to Heimdall several times for … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Happy Lunar New Year!

VishayOpto wishes our friends and colleagues a Happy New Year!  

February 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Clock-Beating Touchdown Gives Miners Tie

The Heilbronn Miners held their first home game against the Weinheim Longhorns in the German Regional Center League before a capacity crowd in the Frankenstadion Heilbronn on May 20, 2017. … Continue reading

December 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Leading Edge Consumer Electronics Popular Under the Christmas Tree

ZVEI, the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association, has published the results of a survey on what consumers in Germany are buying for their Christmas gifts. (The article is in … Continue reading

December 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Light Therapy

I am not a fan of the time change from daylight savings to standard time.  I would prefer to stay on daylight savings time year round.  But when the time … Continue reading

November 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Space Weirdness

This is an entertainingly weird article from ScientificAmerica – enjoy!

October 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

OPTO SQUAD at Sensors Expo 2017

June 6, 2017 · Leave a comment