Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Content posted in February 2013
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
London Calling: How many years define a startup?
2/8/2013   8 comments
When does a startup stop being a startup and what does it become? Is it a matter of time or financial maturity?
Stitch and ship will sink your chip every time
2/7/2013   11 comments
Instead of thinking like a systems integrator, development teams often assume that because the IP, fabric and memory subsystem have all been tested, the entire flow should work…
SparkFun's going to teach me all about the Arduino!
2/6/2013   14 comments
There's a whole bunch of cool stuff headed our way at the forthcoming DESIGN West 2013 Conference and Exhibition, including free hands-on training sessions from the folks at SparkFun.
Which FPGA/MCU development boards are you using?
2/6/2013   Post a comment
Comparing notes on which FPGA and microcontroller dev boards members of All Programmable Planet are using.
Expanding Ethernet beyond 'feeds-n-speeds'
2/6/2013   11 comments
Are Ethernet's high volume days behind it?
EDA/IP weekly roundup – February 6th 2013
2/6/2013   Post a comment
Adapteva, Altium, ARM, Cadence, DCD, GlobalFoundries, IC Insights, Semico and Synopsys made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Silicon Valley Nation: Disrupting the fabric
2/6/2013   Post a comment
What happens when ip cores become more valuable than the FPGA fabric they're stitched into?
London Calling: Big-little is sweet 16
2/5/2013   10 comments
ARM has 16 licensees of its "big-little" power-efficient processing technology all chasing design wins in the mobile sector. Is that too many?
PAPP: Sixth-sense solution for the supply chain
2/5/2013   1 comment
Natural disasters may be unavoidable, but the global manufacturing supply chain can limit the impact of such calamities.
Fourth CEO at Calypto
2/5/2013   Post a comment
Calypto has another new CEO. No reason given for the change and no big announcements with the new man in charge…
Algotochip gets an endorsement for their algorithm-to-GDS II approach
2/5/2013   Post a comment
Algorithm-to-chips is what Algotochip does. They turn algorithms into chips by converting behavioral algorithm C-code into architecture C-code into RTL into GDS-II. Now they have an endorser…
Yoshida in Japan: Fujitsu-Panasonic SoC JV deal makes no sense
2/5/2013   17 comments
The proposed joint venture between Fujitsu and Panasonic's SoC businesses will not save Japan's semiconductor industry or improve its standing in SoCs.
Don’t forget the Non-Volatile Memories Workshop
2/4/2013   Post a comment
Find out the latest NVM advances in areas like power management, error coding, and novel array architectures.
The view looks grim from Digital Hollywood
2/4/2013   33 comments
During a recent trip to the Digital Hollywood conference, I found a town desperately searching for the next big thing.
Handsets now largest consumer of NAND
2/4/2013   1 comment
With the rise of smartphone shipments, handsets expected to consume more NAND than any other product type for first time in 2013.
London Calling: ST's world of pain
2/4/2013   6 comments
ST, despite having announced its decision to get out of the struggling joint venture ST-Ericsson in December, has reported more losses, more JV-related costs and forecast a poor first quarter of 2013.
DesignCon Report: Making things happen
2/1/2013   1 comment
I made it to DesignCon just in time to catch a longstanding panel: The Case of the Closed Eye.
Capitol Connection: A roadmap for semi industry's future
2/1/2013   3 comments
In his first monthly column, the CEO of the industry group SIA lays out a bold policy roadmap.
What were they thinking: Copyright in the digital age
2/1/2013   12 comments
It is easy to poke fun at the patent system, but what about copyright? It is rather dated and the University of Glasgow starts thinking about how to change it…
Silicon Valley Nation: The young and the fearless (engineers)
2/1/2013   4 comments
The emerging generation of engineers is different from previous generations and it may not be just youthful enthusiasm.
Planning to fail is planning to fail
2/1/2013   8 comments
Hardware teams understand the importance of planning, but does the act of project planning guarantee success to the same degree that avoiding project planning guarantees failure?
<<   <   Page 2 / 2

Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Awesome 3D Electronic Sculptures
Max Maxfield
I recently received an email from someone we'll call Martin (because that's his name). Martin's message was short and sweet. In its entirety it read: "You need to see this!"

Jack Ganssle, Embedded.com

Processor Pinups
Jack Ganssle, Embedded.com
My wife and I joke about our “adult” magazines. For her, those are the publications about beading. For me, they’re tool catalogs and Fine Woodworking magazine. The latter ...

Rajaram Regupathy, Cypress Semiconductor

Add USB Battery Charging Protocols to an Android-Based Design
Rajaram Regupathy, Cypress Semiconductor
Post a comment
Editorial Note: Excerpted from Unboxing Android: A hands on approach with real world examples, by Rajaram Regupathy, the author takes you through the process incorporating effective power ...

Rich Quinnell

Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

Special Video Section
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...
Avago’s ACPL-K30T is the first solid-state driver qualified ...
NXP launches its line of multi-gate, multifunction, ...
Doug Bailey, VP of marketing at Power Integrations, gives a ...
See how to ease software bring-up with DesignWare IP ...
DesignWare IP Prototyping Kits enable fast software ...
This video explores the LT3086, a new member of our LDO+ ...
In today’s modern electronic systems, the need for power ...
EE Times Senior Technical Editor Martin Rowe will interview EMC engineer Kenneth Wyatt.
Flash Poll