Of rockets and robots Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 6/1/2005 Post a comment As the economy seems to be stable if not moving upward and manufacturing technologies surge forward, job and career issues remain a central issue for design and manufacturing engineers. Last month, moves by a pair of industry groups highlighted the complex issues facing today's technical workers.
Microsoft Moves In Blog 6/1/2005 Post a comment Microsoft's new POS version of Windows Embedded is a clear sign of things to come--though not of the ultimate outcome.
From SID, 3D and more Blog 6/1/2005 Post a comment I was pleasantly surprised to see the extent to which small-time, garage-style inventors are still a factor in what is arguably the most cutting-edge aspect of video displays: 3D.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 13 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...