Logic chips in 24-pin depopulated very thin QFNs slash size, cost Product News 6/5/2003 Post a comment Responding to strident customer demands for continuing cost reduction and smaller solution sizes, Philips Semiconductors has introduced three new logic devices in 24-pin DQFN (depopulated very thin quad flat pack no-lead) packages-the smallest housing available for logic gates, octals and medium-scale integration ICs.
64-bit RISC MPUs tap 90-nm CMOS process Product News 6/5/2003 Post a comment Toshiba America Electronic Components Inc. says the two newest members of its TX49 family of MIPS-based RISC microprocessors are among the first 64-bit standard MPUs to be fabricated with a 90-nanometer CMOS process.
MEMS pack up for production Product News 6/5/2003 Post a comment The microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) market has been plagued by two key challenges for several years: the lack of high-volume manufacturing and the absence of low-cost packaging.
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 ...