Look Kids, It's an iPhone 4S Blog 10/19/2016 18 comments Kids today think having a phone that doesn't run the latest OS is like living in the dark ages, but engineers like to keep "old" technology running.
When the Bots Take Over Blog 10/18/2016 1 comment Even the highest-paid occupations, such as financial managers, physicians, and CEOs have a significant amount of activity that can be automated, according to one report.
Samsung Needs to Get Transparent Blog 10/11/2016 4 comments Samsung owes its customers and the tech community a clear explanation of what happened with the lithium ion batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.
What Makes a Good Manager for Engineers? Blog 10/5/2016 5 comments Over my 30-plus years in the semiconductor industry, I’ve had the opportunity to learn and work for some great managers, manage exceptional people and build stellar teams. Here's what I've learned.
Engineers Must Balance IQ and EQ Blog 10/5/2016 8 comments Although you want people with the best technical skills on your team, watch out for those with great technical skills who don't work well with the rest of the team. There's always a tradeoff.
5 Challenges for 25G Ethernet Blog 9/28/2016 3 comments Here’s a list of the five biggest challenges facing the new generation of 25G Ethernet products in hopes they will be addressed sooner rather than later.
iPhone 7, No Headphone Jack Creates a Recipe for e-Waste Blog 9/27/2016 9 comments Apple’s decision to remove the 3.5 mm headphone connector on the new iPhone 7, while continuing to use their proprietary Lightning connector, could mean more electronic waste as users discard their old headsets and many OEMs rush to develop new ones using Apple’s connector.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.