Fundamentally Powerful Engineering Pop Culture! 3/30/2012 2 comments Monday is the start of something new and powerful. It is the start of a major experiment within the EDA Designline that could have big ramifications…
Forecasting tech's future: How high can we go? Engineering Pop Culture! 3/29/2012 2 comments Forecasting the future of the high tech market is always a tricky undertaking. Customers never want to hear that the industry is going to stall or even contract. Unfortunately, all business markets go through lifecycles. In consumer electronics (CE), there are some products that go through very brief lifecycles before being replaced by another technology, such as personal data assistants (PNDs), and others that have demonstrated extremely long lifecycles, such as set-top boxes (STBs) and TVs.
Paying It Forward Engineering Pop Culture! 3/14/2012 5 comments Bob Chesla's mentor didn't hire him for what Bob knew, but for what his mentor thought he could learn. Now he can repay that belief in the future.
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.