Gobsmacking Graphic Novels Max’s Cool Beans 6/29/2015 9 comments Max recently became enthralled with a bunch of new graphic novels; now he wants to make contact with someone with whom he can discuss the little rascals.
Rounding Algorithms Can Be Tricky Max’s Cool Beans 6/29/2015 11 comments There's a lot more to the topic of rounding than most people think, like the fact that different software applications may do things in different ways.
Do You Have a Whey With Curds? Max’s Cool Beans 5/26/2015 50 comments In addition to cows, sheep, and goats -- cheese can also be made out of the milk from other mammals, including buffalo, reindeer, camels, and yaks.
Hamvention Ho! Max’s Cool Beans 5/12/2015 9 comments On Friday, May 15, 2015 -- O frabjous day! -- you will find me charging around the electronic flea market at Hamvention rooting through all the tasty tempting treasures on offer.
A 'Dark City' Moment at ESC Max’s Cool Beans 5/8/2015 14 comments Max has no idea how the authorities managed to move a massive building from one side of his hotel to the other while he was sleeping!
Introducing FPGAs to MCU Gurus Max’s Cool Beans 5/1/2015 14 comments Hardware guys and gals know how all this stuff works "in our bones" and we don’t understand why MCU guys and software weenies don't (LOL).
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.