Monthly Archive: May 2016

Search Technology: Behind the Scenes

Octopart helps you find electronic components, but the way we do that has been somewhat mysterious. You type in a part number and we return information about pricing and availability for relevant parts. If...

BOM Tool Update: Improved Column Import

We’re always working to make it easier to find electronic component information, and this week we rolled out an update to the BOM Tool that makes uploading BOMs easier than ever. Now, the BOM...

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Circuit Classics: Making Beautiful Hardware

This is a guest blog by Star Simpson, the creator of Circuit Classics. It takes a lot of work to create beautiful hardware — and hardware designers have been working to create boards with pleasing...