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May 10, 2013, 11:00 ET New Triple-Play Platform Connects Raspberry Pi, Arduino and 32-bit Embedded ARM

Low cost Embedded Pi board from element14 provides 3-in-1 design functionality for engineers, students and Makers element14 today launched the low...


Jan 08, 2013, 10:46 ET element14 agrees new global distribution deal for Raspberry Pi

Almost one year since the launch of the Raspberry Pi, the global computing phenomenon, element14 has announced it has signed a new distribution...


Nov 19, 2012, 12:08 ET element14 Enhances Raspberry Pi Community Collaboration with GitHub-Enabled Code Exchange

Committed to speeding the adoption of new technology for engineers and enthusiasts, the award-winning element14 Community, a part of global...


Oct 31, 2012, 05:05 ET element14 launches sales of new low cost development kit built to the Freescale SABRE Lite design featuring the i.MX 6Quad processor

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts and a part of global electronics...


Oct 30, 2012, 12:52 ET Newark element14 demos and raffles new Raspberry Pi mini computers and Freescale's Sabre Lite development boards at ARM TechCon

Booth #712) – Newark element14, a business of Premier Farnell (LSE:pfl) and the leading distributor of electronic components and engineering...


Oct 25, 2012, 03:03 ET Premier Farnell wins social media honors for empowering engineers via element14 Community

Premier Farnell [LON:PFL], global electronics distributor and parent company of element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store...


Oct 22, 2012, 03:01 ET The Xbox Files: Modding guru solves the latest case of traveling gamers' blues with an ultra-portable Xbox 360 laptop in element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

element14, the first collaborative engineering community and electronics store for design engineers and technology enthusiasts, and modding guru...


Oct 18, 2012, 07:04 ET Conflict Minerals webinar offers the global electronics supply chain critical compliance information from IPC, Allen & Overy and Hewlett-Packard

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts and a part of global electronics...


Oct 15, 2012, 05:02 ET element14 drives the Raspberry Pi revolution forward with new "Double Memory" 512MB board

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts and a part of global electronics...


Oct 04, 2012, 07:05 ET element14 takes home Makey award for "best education/outreach program" at World Maker Faire New York

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts and a part of global electronics...


Sep 07, 2012, 07:15 ET Freescale webinars demonstrate how to simplify and speed energy-efficient product design with the new Kinetis L series and Freescale Freedom development platform

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Sep 04, 2012, 08:30 ET CadSoft EAGLE extends ULP for American and European PCB prototyping fabrication and assembly services

CadSoft Computer, a Premier Farnell group company (LON: PFL), has released an extended version of the PCB services ULP for EAGLE users. (Logo:...


Aug 20, 2012, 03:04 ET Ben Heck's Wheelchair Add-On Motor Assembly Allows Hands-Free Mobility for Expectant Father on element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

element14, the first collaborative engineering community and electronics store for design engineers and technology enthusiasts, and modding guru Ben...


Jul 09, 2012, 11:01 ET Ben Heck utilizes old-school BBC Micro-inspired keyboard to bake up a new Raspberry Pi build in latest episode of "The Ben Heck Show"

element14, the first collaborative engineering community and electronics store for design engineers and technology enthusiasts, and mod guru Ben...


Jun 20, 2012, 09:30 ET Freescale's Freedom Development Platform for Kinetis® L Series MCUs now orderable at element14

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts and part of global electronics...


Jun 04, 2012, 03:02 ET Mod guru builds "minority report"-inspired power glove to enhance Xbox 360 Kinect motion control on element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

element14, the first collaborative engineering community and electronics store for design engineers and technology enthusiasts, and modding...


May 16, 2012, 09:03 ET element14 inspires tech innovation with a taste of Raspberry Pi at Maker Faire Bay Area 2012

(Maker Faire) -- element14, the first collaborative engineering community and electronics store for design engineers and technology enthusiasts,...


Mar 22, 2012, 03:01 ET element14 Partners With PCB Assembly Express to Provide Quick-Turn Prototype PCB Assembly for Prototype and Low-Volume Production Needs

Newark's element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts, today announced a...


Mar 05, 2012, 03:01 ET Ben Heck Gives Famous Portable Atari 2600 Build a Modern Makeover in New Episode of element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

In the year 2000, Benjamin J. Heckendorn, a.k.a. Ben Heck, built his first mod, a vintage, portable Atari 2600 Video Computer System. Today,...


Feb 06, 2012, 03:01 ET element14 and Ben Heck Spread the Love with a Valentine's Day Digital Candy "Tweet Heart" on "The Ben Heck Show"

With Valentine's Day on the horizon, element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers, and modding guru Ben...


Jan 25, 2012, 12:45 ET element14 Partners With Sunstone Circuits to Provide High-Quality PCB Prototyping Solutions Through the Knode

Newark's element14, the first online community and electronics store for design engineers, today announced a partnership with the leading PCB...


Jan 09, 2012, 03:01 ET Ben Heck transforms Apple iPhone into the Ultimate Hand-Held Gaming Device in element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts, and modding guru Ben Heck pay...


Dec 19, 2011, 03:01 ET element14 and Ben Heck Celebrate the Spirit of Giving with Accessibility Xbox Controller Mod on Latest Episode of "The Ben Heck Show"

On this week's episode of "The Ben Heck Show," exclusively sponsored by element14, Ben receives a request from a teacher in New Jersey to create an...


Dec 13, 2011, 03:01 ET element14 Partners with Screaming Circuits to Provide PCB Assembly and Turnkey Prototyping Services

Newark's element14, the first online community for design engineers, today announced a partnership with Screaming Circuits, a high-quality PCB...


Nov 21, 2011, 03:01 ET Ben Helps Furry Feline Friends Get in Gear With Automated Cat Exercise Build on element14's "The Ben Heck Show"

In the spirit of the holiday season, element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers, and modding guru Ben...