Time to stock the RF library
RF & Microwave Designline Blog 10/31/2011 Post a comment
I just heard from the team at SciTech publishing that they are setting up a big sale on RF/Microwave titles. I asked for details, and this is what they sent me. I hope you find it useful...
Peter Alfke Remembered, 1931-2011
Engineering Pop Culture! 10/31/2011 5 comments
My friend Mike Santarini, publisher of Xcell Journal at Xilinx just told me of the passing of Peter Alfke, who was with Xilinx for more than 20 years.
Design Contests & Competitions 10/27/2011 6 comments
IT folks are great...at least according to our September cartoon caption winner. And of course he means what he says, right?
Intel’s Mr. Touchy and Mr. Feely
Blog 10/27/2011 6 comments
When I was asked to meet with two Intel’s consumer gurus about a month ago, I gladly accepted the invitation; but I wasn’t quite sure if the meeting would yield a newsworthy story.
AES 131st Convention photo gallery
Audio DesignLine Blog 10/26/2011 Post a comment
A photo gallery from the show floor of the recent 131st AES Convention in NYC includes photos of everything from exhibits and audio product demos to audio publications and even an electromechanical Rastafarian!
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup
Blog 10/26/2011 Post a comment
OCP, Mentor, Synopsys, Open Silicon, NextOp, Numetrics and the Portland group made the lineup today. See here for their news…
The hiring problem
Engineering Pop Culture! 10/26/2011 64 comments
Engineering is one of the hardest open job slots to fill today. Why are so many of you unemployed then?
Piiigs iiiin Spaaace
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/25/2011 10 comments
It’s not that I’d forgotten the Muppet Show per se – more that I rarely think about it...
The SED Problem
Engineering Investigations 10/24/2011 13 comments
A famous comedian said, "I hate it when that happens!" That phrase got used every time I had to decipher, debug, or improve on Someone Else's Design.
End of the free ride
Blog 10/20/2011 9 comments
The undeniable trend of venture capital shying away from chip start-ups is a trend that promises to reshape the semiconductor industry.
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup
Blog 10/19/2011 Post a comment
There are often many news items that are not worth writing a full blog about, but may still be of interest to people. This is a roundup of those items…
Oh, the irony!
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 10/18/2011 5 comments
A friend just sent me an email containing a bunch of images that reflect life’s little ironies.