AMD Delivers With ARM
Blog 1/28/2014 11 comments
AMD announces its first ARM v8 server processor codenamed Seattle based on the ARM Cortex-A57 CPU core, from Open Compute Summit.
DesignCon Revs to 28 G, Beyond
Blog 1/27/2014 7 comments
Here are eight hot sessions on high-speed design -- many driven by the move to 100G Ethernet -- at least some of which Rick Merritt hopes to see this week.
Nvidia’s G-Sync Nears Gamers' Nirvana
Blog 1/27/2014 11 comments
The Holy Grail in computer graphics and in particular games is the suspension of disbelief. If the graphics are good enough the player will become immersed and lose himself in the game.
Feature Phones Are Back?
Blog 1/23/2014 30 comments
The mobile market has a strange way of refreshing old products and making them new. A case in point is the so-called Bluetooth dialer.
My First Job as an Electrical Engineer
Blog 1/22/2014 14 comments
Following his "Retrospective" in which he described how he entered the electronics arena more than 40 years ago, Sven continues his saga with his first job as an electrical engineer.
Intel's Cough Gives Industry Flu
Blog 1/21/2014 18 comments
The world's biggest semiconductor vendor is slowing its move to 450mm wafers and cutting staff, potentially leaving a gap for others to fill to avoid a slowdown.
Top 2013 Comms Stories Go Mobile
Blog 1/21/2014 1 comment
Teardowns of smartphones were the most popular communications stories in 2013 in a year when mobile mania about Intel, Bluetooth, and LTE drove the most clicks.