Brand 'X' fireworks Blog 6/29/2005 Post a comment As far as Brand 'X' goes, I have long thought it would only be fair to open up the CATV companies' coax to non-facilities based communications providers.
WiMax sans fil : L’histoire de deux marchés Blog 6/29/2005 Post a comment Le battage industriel autour du WiMax sans fil a fait espérer que des ordinateurs portables capables d’un accès Internet à 70 Mbits/seconde sur des distances supérieures à 30 miles (48 kilomètres) seraient bientôt disponibles.
Digital Theaters, at Last? Blog 6/29/2005 Post a comment After years of being stuck in test market mode, waiting for innovation that's more financial than technological, widespread deployment of digital cinema in movie theaters finally appears to be at hand, thanks to some new alliances.
Time to get serious Blog 6/23/2005 Post a comment I was just reading the news piece on a U.S. Senate panel restoring some government funding for science and technology programs.
Le PDG de Freescale réaffirme son engagement vis-à-vis de PowerPC Blog 6/23/2005 Post a comment Dans son discours inaugural lors du premier Freescale Technology Forum, le 21 juin, Michel Mayer, Président-directeur général de Freescale a rassuré les développeurs quant à l’engagement du fabricant de puces envers le PowerPC. En outre, il a réitéré sa croyance dans la puissance des normes, du secteur grand public, de l’innovation horizontale et de la connectivité intégrée universelle.
New DSP Tricks and Image Processing Blog 6/21/2005 Post a comment While image processing smart enough for cars to drive themselves is still a dream, practical applications of video image processing now enable lane-change safety alert warning systems for automobiles.
Analog market slows as mobile phones doze Blog 6/15/2005 Post a comment Still wedded to cell phones. We keep wagging a finger at the analog IC industry, but nobody listens. Every time a Nokia pulls back on production, companies like Texas Instruments, National Semiconductor, even Maxim and Linear Technology wind up eating some inventory. Market researcher, iSuppli Corp. is modifying its analog forecasts.
All tuning stripped out of rear projection CRT TVs Blog 6/3/2005 Post a comment Toshiba product line show, which was held in the outskirts of Albuquerque, NM at the luxurious Hyatt Tamaya resort on May 19th, the company unveiled their first rear projection CRT monitors capable of displaying high-definition TV signals. The set sets in the new Custom SeriesHD Series include no tuning whatsoever, and will reply on the consumer of adding a separate HD Satellite and HD Cable Box.
The last Supercomm Blog 6/3/2005 Post a comment I leave tomorrow for the metropolitan area I grew up in -- Chicagoland. I spent most of my youth in the Northwest suburb of Arlington Heights,
Microsoft Moves In Blog 6/1/2005 Post a comment Microsoft's new POS version of Windows Embedded is a clear sign of things to come--though not of the ultimate outcome.
From SID, 3D and more Blog 6/1/2005 Post a comment I was pleasantly surprised to see the extent to which small-time, garage-style inventors are still a factor in what is arguably the most cutting-edge aspect of video displays: 3D.
A Book For All Reasons Bernard Cole1 Comment Robert Oshana's recent book "Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (Newnes/Elsevier)," written and edited with Mark Kraeling, is a 'book for all reasons.' At almost 1,200 pages, it ...