Sony Announces 16-Mbit SRAM News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment San Jose--Nov. 30, 1998--Sony Electronics, Inc. (San Jose) announced CXK77V80160TM-9, a 16-Mbit SRAM. Sony's latest high-speed synchronous SRAM is organized as 2,097,152 ...
Imedia offers MPEG video multiplexer News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment Imedia Corp., a digital video specialist, launched an architecture for video statistical re-multiplexing for MPEG-2 video at this week's Western Show. The company's CherryPicker architecture can route and multiplex video streams in order to groom digital-video program content.
Transmeta's Ditzel looks to VLIW's future at Micro-31 News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment David Ditzel, president and chief executive of Transmeta Corp., kicked off the Micro-31 conference yesterday (Nov. 30) with a warning that the success of upcoming very-long-instruction-word (VLIW) processors will hinge on good physical implementations and on the availability of robust compilers.
Chinese concern may buy Siemens fab in England News & Analysis 12/1/1998 Post a comment A Chinese telecommunications company is apparently interested in taking a stake in Siemens' 18-month-old semiconductor fabrication facility in Scotland, which Siemens said it would close if it could not find a buyer.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.