Wal-Mart Pulls Eggs in China Blog 10/29/2008 Post a comment First milk, now eggs.
Wal-Mart Stores Tuesday pulled a major brand of eggs from its stores in a country it has yet to deploy RFID throughout the supply chain.
Opinion: Winners, losers in AMD fab deal Blog 10/8/2008 Post a comment AMD plans to spinoff its manufacturing arm into a new foundry vendor, with financial help from the Abu Dhabi government. This will turn troubled AMD into a pure design house. Who are the winners and losers in this deal?
Analysis: AMD stops bleeding, but still has long way to go Blog 10/7/2008 Post a comment AMD's decision to spin off its manufacturing facilities in a joint venture qualifies as the most significant event in its history. It's debatable, as company executives contend, that deal rises to the level of other seminal events in the history of the semiconductor industry.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.