Altera CEO got $4.1 million in 2008
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 3/31/2009 Post a comment
The Associated Press reported that Altera CEO John Daane pulled down a compensation package worth $4.1 million last year, an increase of 25 percent over 2007.
Does branding matter in the semi industry?
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 3/25/2009 2 comments
Xilinx President and CEO Moshe Gavrielov made some comments recently about what he sees as the limited value of branding/marketing in the programmable logic and broader semiconductor space. He is not alone. But there are also many who would disagree with him.
What music should be playing as ...?
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 3/12/2009 Post a comment
Following the musical mentions in my newsletter, readers are offering suggestions as to the tune that should be playing as I leave Programmable Logic Design...
Nostalgia isn't what it used to be
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 3/11/2009 2 comments
I'm very excited, because my friend and I have just launched a new website called *The Way Things Were* that allows folks to share their memories of yesteryear...
Stonehenge or bust
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 3/10/2009 Post a comment
When I was about 20 years old, I was fortunate enough to visit Stonehenge; once you've been there it stays with you...