Robot with "human-like" vision Industrial Control DesignLine Blog 7/6/2009 1 comment With robots being outfitted with many different types of sensors, it's not surprising that human researchers are interested in replicating how we perceive the outside world.
CSwitch shutdown confirmed Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 7/3/2009 Post a comment CSwitch President and CEO Doug Laird confirmed that the company halted operations in the last few weeks in an effort to conserve cash as it entered negotiations with potential buyers.
Video: Inside CSwitch headquarters Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 7/2/2009 1 comment Tired of being stonewalled by CSwitch executives, Mark LaPedus and I stopped by CSwitch's headquarters Wednesday on a quest for answers. Unfortunately, we didn't get many.
Is CSwitch dead? Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 7/1/2009 Post a comment FPGA startup CSwitch appears to have closed its doors, according to several industry sources.
DAC votes for power management Power DesignLine Blog 7/1/2009 Post a comment Power management is being taken seriously by the design automation community. Design Automation Conference organizers have released the votes, and "Power Scavenging: Waste Not, Want Not" won as DAC's first "community-driven" DAC Pavilion panel.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.