Holographic Images for Healthcare Blog 1/23/2015 13 comments Like a scene from a science fiction film, this new holographic technology allows doctors and surgeons to view and interact with virtual representations of organs in real-time.
Is Your System Cyber-Secure? Max’s Cool Beans 1/22/2015 27 comments What anti-malware tools and techniques do you use? What would you recommend, and what would you not touch with a ten-foot pole?
USB 3.1 Links Pose Challenges Blog 1/22/2015 Post a comment The USB 3.1 spec supports data rates up to 10 Gbits/second but poses new hurdles in link-layer design for chip designers, says an expert in the IP group at Synopsys.
Apple Seen from Above, Inside Blog 1/21/2015 3 comments Drone videographers are providing images of Apple's new headquarters under construction and an analyst released a report on the future of the A-series SoCs in its iPhones and iPads.
Wearable Apps Need Some Tailoring Blog 1/21/2015 1 comment Wearables represent a huge emerging market for app developers but require significant tailoring in what data is captured and how it is presented, according to a new white paper.
5 Power Trends Will Pay Off Soon Blog 1/21/2015 Post a comment Improvements at the micro level of power management have been slow but steady over the last few years, but the real action in power management is at the macro, big-picture level, where a number of long term trends are starting to make their mark.
Beam Me Up, Print Me Out, Scotty Blog 1/20/2015 6 comments Astronauts and researchers have made advances that suggest the equivalent of the Star Trek transporter may already be at hand, according to the CTO of design firm Logic PD.
May 29, 2057 -- Mark the Date! Max’s Cool Beans 1/15/2015 34 comments In which Max starts to cogitate and ruminate over the types of embedded systems we might expect to see by the time his 100th Birthday celebrations commence.
Automatic ASIC-to-FPGA Conversion Blog 1/15/2015 Post a comment Performing ASIC-to-FPGA clock tree conversions by hand is difficult and time-consuming for designers; the use of automated gated clock conversion makes this task much less challenging.