EDA/IP weekly roundup – October 31st
News & Analysis 10/31/2012 Post a comment
ARM, Cadence, Cortus, DcD, DisplaySearch, Elliptic, eSilicon, Forte, Imperas, Jasper, LDRA, Mentor, Proton, Space, Synopsys, Uniquify, Xilinx and XYALIS made the lineup today. See here for their news
Apple drops two senior execs
News & Analysis 10/30/2012 5 comments
Scott Forstall, senior vice president of Apple's iOS operating system, is one of two executives leaving the company in a structural shakeup.
NASA and WPI open robot competition
News & Analysis 10/25/2012 Post a comment
NASA and the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) have opened registration and are seeking teams to compete in next year's robot technology demonstration competition, which offers as much as $1.5 million in prize money.
Noise to the outside, silence inwards
News & Analysis 10/24/2012 1 comment
A major European automaker will integrate the HALOsonic External Sound Synthesis (ESS) equipment from infotainment group Harman in a line of plug-in hybrid vehicles. HALOsonic generates sound outside the vehicle in order to provide an acoustic warning to pedestrians.
Apple mini may max tablet sales
News & Analysis 10/23/2012 4 comments
Seven-inch tablets shipments will leap to 34 million this year and double by 2013, in part due to sales of an expected mini iPad, a market researcher forecast.
TI tagged by weak demand
News & Analysis 10/23/2012 6 comments
Third quarter sales report and fourth quarter revenue target both disappoint Wall Street, with company citing sluggish economy, weak end-product demand.