Author: Harish Agarwal

Microcontroller Price Index: A Deeper Dive

A couple of months ago we analyzed historical microcontroller data to create the Octopart Microcontroller Price Index. We were excited to hear a lot of feedback on how to improve and augment the index...

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HackIllinois!

HackIllinois was .. massive. More than 750 students from all around the Midwest descended on the UIUC technology campus for 36 hours of caffeine bolstered software and circuit design, Electric Imp flashing and a...

Engineering Blog: Life of a Product Offer

Octopart dev/ops pre-AWS, at an undisclosed co-location facility. Octopart’s goal to help engineers quickly find component data requires innovative, robust solutions to hard technical problems. Luckily, we all love tackling these sorts of problems....