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Help us decide what board size to support for the proposed EE Times Community Project to build a Desktop Pick-&-Place Machine that can assemble your boards -- and possibly even reflow them -- while fitting in a space smaller than 11 x 17".
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Is End of Windows XP Support the End of the World?
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As of April 8, 2014, Microsoft stopped supporting Windows XP. What effect does this have your product development and test equipment, and what are you doing to remedy it?
Involvement in Internet of Things
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Whether you are a engineer designing electronic devices or creating and selling the building blocks of devices, you may find your work shifting more toward the IoT’s low-power, connected devices. How deep is your present involvement in IoT development?
The Future of Software Patents
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With Apple and Samsung reprising their patent fights and the Supreme Court planning on hearing Alice v. CLS Bank, do you think software patents are useful or a hindrance to the electronics industry?
When will Moore's Law end?
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3/28/2014   16 comments
As we get closer to the limits of what physics and lithography tools will allow, here's your chance to see what your colleagues think will happen with Moore's Law.
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