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The Innovation Experts: Farnell and PicoTech



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Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has launched a new global podcast series, The Innovation Experts. Exploring the latest innovations in the world of electronics, the first series investigates how test and measurement equipment is key to enabling technological innovation. 

The debut episode of the series focuses on how Pico Technology’s PC-based oscilloscopes and RF testing products have enabled hybrid working and new ways of remote learning throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Mike Purday, Business Development Manager from Pico Technology, joins Farnell’s Global Head of Technical Marketing and electrical engineer Cliff Ortmeyer, to discuss the capabilities and impact of using low-cost PC-based scopes through to high-performance products for a range of innovative – and unexpected – applications, from tattoo removal to monitoring the temperature of penguin eggs.

The Innovation Experts is freely available from major podcast providers including SpotifyApple MusicAmazon and more.
The first episode, featuring Pico Technology, is available now on Farnell’s new Technical Resources Hub.