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"The Hardware Hacker" Will Open Your Eyes
Engineer’s Bookshelf  
4/24/2017   2 comments
Get an inside look at Chinese electronic component markets, manufacturing, fake parts, and the hacker mentality.
Embedded Systems Editor Bernard Cole Passes Away
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4/24/2017   Post a comment
Long-time editor covering embedded systems at EE Times and Embedded.com influenced a generation of industry readers. Anyone who has touched the pages or viewed the pixels of EE Times or Embedded.com over the years has read and benefited from Bernie’s insights on embedded systems and software.
400G Deals Winning Hand for Data Centers
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4/21/2017   Post a comment
Dell’Oro Group predicts that 400G will become the next major Ethernet speed for data centers, providing there’s adequate availability of 400G optics.
DNA, the Ultimate in Data Memory
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4/20/2017   4 comments
While the role of DNA as a biological memory is well established exploring its potential as a data memory is relatively new. DNA data memory has not quite yet reached the stage where a blob of DNA can have some wires attached to it to write and read its data content, good progress has been made.
Lessons That Carmakers Can Learn from the Mobile Industry
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4/18/2017   2 comments
Carmakers are at a crossroads. They can either follow the footsteps of the mobile industry by allowing two platforms -- Apple or Android -- or they can turn to open-source platforms like Automotive Grade Linux.
Where Do You Stand on Science March?
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4/17/2017   17 comments
Are you participating in the March for Science this Saturday? I’d love to hear why or why not.
Medical Tests: Merged Technologies Yield Dramatic Insight
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4/17/2017   Post a comment
New devices leverage high-performance, low-cost sensing technologies and signal processing to develop radically new ways to non-invasively address medical-instrumentation challenges.
Apple's In, But DMV Is Telling Us More
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4/16/2017   2 comments
The DMV website turns out to be a treasure trove of information on all the facets of highly automated vehicles currently in development.
Report Provides a Vision for Semiconductors
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4/14/2017   Post a comment
A recent report shows steps industry and government leaders can take to enable continued advances in semiconductor technology to help solve society’s most pressing challenges.
Toshiba Rumor Mill Runs at Full Capacity
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4/14/2017   3 comments
The latest rumors and unconfirmed reports from the semiconductor industry's most interesting soap opera of the moment.
Webinar: What's Happening in Embedded Space?
Max’s Cool Beans  
4/13/2017   4 comments
Some of the answers that will be revealed in the forthcoming Embedded Markets Study Webinar may surprise you.
Survey Sees Engineering Brain Drain
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4/13/2017   6 comments
Senior engineers are retiring at an accelerated pace, creating a brain drain impacting all aspects of the supply chain from product creation though delivery.
Skilled Labor, Free Trade Key Concerns over Brexit
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4/12/2017   9 comments
The United Kingdom's electronics industry expresses angst in the time of Brexit.
Is Video the 'Killer Platform'?
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4/11/2017   Post a comment
High-quality video and mobility are the two big trends prompting the Video Electronics Standards Association to become more engaged in the mobile device industry.
Apple and Google in the Memory Business?
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4/11/2017   5 comments
A recent report out of Japan says three of tech's biggest and most prominent companies are interested in bidding on Toshiba's memory chip business. Can this be true?
When Your Sweat Knows More about You…
Blog  
4/10/2017   5 comments
Lucio Lanza believes that billions of things, once connected, will eventually embody intelligence. The notion makes us feel a little uneasy.
Technology Appointment: For a Haircut?
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4/10/2017   Post a comment
Apps certainly make life more efficient, but people still are key.
Foundries Need Clear Benchmarks
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4/10/2017   8 comments
Amid an unprecedented proliferation of process nodes, the industry needs good public benchmarks to compare semiconductor process technologies.
5 Blockchain Trends for 2017
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4/10/2017   Post a comment
Blockchain moved beyond being just the technology behind bitcoin in 2016, showing it has the potential to disrupt many different industries.
Who, What, When & Where at ESC Boston 2017?
Max’s Cool Beans  
4/7/2017   4 comments
Over the years, a tradition has been established of meeting up the evening before ESC to grab a bite to eat and share tall tales.
Papers invited for ESC Minneapolis and ESC Silicon Valley 2017
Max’s Cool Beans  
4/7/2017   Post a comment
The 'Call for Papers' portals are now open for ESC Minneapolis in November and ESC Silicon Valley in December.
IoT Needs Embedded Cryptography
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4/6/2017   3 comments
Security is a top concern for the Internet of Things, as essential as low power consumption, affordability, and wireless connectivity.
Embedded Programmability (Finally) Comes of Age
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4/5/2017   Post a comment
It has been a long time coming, but eFPGA technology has finally come of age.
Maker Space: Electronics, Mechanics, and Art
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4/5/2017   3 comments
Rescued oscilloscope finds a new home in the electronic/robotics lab at Artisan's Asylum. Take a tour of the facilities.
Connecting Cars with (All) Riders
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4/5/2017   13 comments
Often left out of discussions about the connected vehicle ecosystem are people who ride bicycles and motorcycles.
Surprising New Information re World's Oldest Computer
Max’s Cool Beans  
4/3/2017   12 comments
On the one hand, this is really rather cool; on the other hand, it makes you shake your head in disbelief.
S8 Displays Smartphone’s Scale
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3/31/2017   4 comments
Samsung and Huawei provided a glimpse of the microns-to-megabucks complexity in mobile design with their smartphone news this week.
3GPP Moves 5G Forward in Dubrovnik
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3/30/2017   Post a comment
5G cellular standards continue to take shape.
Silicon Wave Rises in Data Center
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3/30/2017   Post a comment
A golden wave of excitement around merchant Ethernet switch chips for the data center is rising with new investments from traditional suppliers and startups.
Uber Crash Exposes V2X Politics
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3/28/2017   8 comments
If both vehicles –- Ford and (Uber) Volvo -- had some form of V2V technology, would the outcome have been different?
10 Stars Under 30 Shape High-Tech Supply Chain
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3/28/2017   Post a comment
One third of the winners of the 30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Stars are working for leading technology, electronics, and logistics companies. Here's a look at how each is making a difference.
Welcome to the Age of Continuous Innovation
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3/28/2017   4 comments
Modern applications now are comprised of pre-fab code snippets representing atomized functions delivered as microservices packaged within containers.
OFC: 200G and 400G Ethernet and the Technologies Behind Them
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3/27/2017   Post a comment
Several test announcements came out of the annual conference in Los Angeles. High-speed Ethernet for datacenters and the underlying technologies were featured.
In Space, No One Can Hear You Scream for Ice Cream
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/27/2017   17 comments
The phrase 'I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream' could have been written with the Handel's Homemade Ice Cream emporium in mind.
Product Engineers Fill the Gap With Automated Tests
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3/27/2017   1 comment
At Maxim Integrated, product engineers make sure new products are tested and ready for production.
Tech's Rocket Docket Hits Spotlight
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3/26/2017   Post a comment
The Supreme Court will hear a case that may signal a death-knell for the Eastern District of Texas as the tech industry’s so-called “rocket docket.”
Want More Pi?
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/24/2017   13 comments
Are there any imponderable that you find you cannot stop pondering?
Networking Furiously at ESC Boston 2017
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/23/2017   3 comments
Do you live in the Boston area? If so, you really should attend the Embedded Systems Conference to network furiously with your peers.
5 IoT Trends to Watch in 2017
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3/23/2017   1 comment
Networking, security and machine learning are among five key areas to track this year as the Internet of Things goes mainstream.
Design Contests: Worthy, Worthless, or In Between?
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3/22/2017   10 comments
There are many design contests in which to participate, but deciding whether to do so involves many hard-to-assess and personal factors.
It's Raining Americans (Better Take an Umbrella)
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/22/2017   14 comments
If you take a relaxing stroll in the woods, be prepared to dodge hunters as they plummet out of the sky and become one with Mother Earth.
Renting/Leasing Electronic Test Equipment
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/21/2017   2 comments
What do you do if you find yourself needing test equipment? Have you tried renting and/or leasing?
Wearables Market Pivoting Fashionably
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3/21/2017   Post a comment
The market for wearable electronics is evolving, with new products that blend conventional fashion and high-tech functionality.
The Heart of a Soldering Station
Engineering Investigations  
3/17/2017   26 comments
The CSI Premier 75W soldering station is a low-cost unit that has a lot of features.
Data Storage: The Hard Disk Drive
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3/17/2017   4 comments
Currently, the most widely-used storage device is the Hard Disk Drive (HDD), but its popularity is rapidly declining.
Revel in Thought-Provoking Presentations at ESC Boston 2017
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/16/2017   Post a comment
ESC boasts a bodacious bunch of great speakers and we can expect myriad amazing, mind-expanding, thought-provoking presentations.
Shoot! What's the Dash Cam Say?
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/16/2017   31 comments
Higher or lower resolution, wider or narrower field of view -- there are so many Dash Cam options to choose from.
Rainy Days Can Be the Most Productive
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3/16/2017   4 comments
When the next rainy day comes, get off your seat and tackle those real projects.
Who's the Man Behind the Mask?
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/14/2017   2 comments
It turns out that creating a ventriloquist's mask isn’t too difficult, but implementing the articulation can be a tad tricky.
Six Ways to Secure Big Networks
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3/14/2017   1 comment
Despite their confidence, communications service providers had an average of 93 attempted breaches over the last year, with one in three attacks successful.
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