Innovation for a disruptive world News & Analysis 12/6/2012 1 comment Whatever we seek, we have to react to disruption when it happens, as too many good ideas have simply withered on the vine due to risks associated with being different.
Touchstobe has ADI dropin 12-bit ADC Product News 12/5/2012 Post a comment Touchstone Semiconductor has unveiled its first Analog Devices alternate source two-channel, 12-bit, 125-ksps analog-to-digital converter that can be used as a drop-in replacement for the Analog Devices AD7887.
Global chip sales stay strong in October News & Analysis 12/5/2012 Post a comment Growth in the Americas region pushed the three-month average of worldwide semiconductor sales to increase at above seasonal rates in October, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association trade group.
Staples to offer 3-D printing News & Analysis 12/5/2012 15 comments Office super store Staples is set to roll out a 3-D printing initiative, allowing customers to send in their designs and have them made.
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.