Microsoft attacked over China piracy rates News & Analysis 4/25/2006 Post a comment Despite recent success for Microsoft Corp. in getting China’s big PC makers to bundle legitimate copies of the Windows operating system, the software giant remains cautious on how long it will take for China to stamp out rampant piracy.
Sun, EPA seek server energy spec News & Analysis 4/14/2006 Post a comment Taking a cue from the automotive industry, Sun Microsystems and other electronics companies are working with the Environmental Protection Agency to define a standard metric to measure energy efficiency in server technology.
Cray faces delisting due to 10-K delay News & Analysis 4/10/2006 Post a comment Supercomputer maker Cray Inc. announced that it received a notice from the Nasdaq Stock Market stating the company is not complying with the requirements of Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 4310(c)(14), due to Cray's failure to file its annual Form 10-K report for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2005, on a timely basis.
Wedge brake design boosts by-wire stopping performance Design How-To 4/6/2006 Post a comment Intelligently controlled electronic brake converts vehicle kinetic energy directly into braking energy, is faster than hydraulic brakes, requires only 10% the energy to operate, and eliminating hydraulic lines and controllers lowers system weight.
TI, ARM team on mobile security News & Analysis 4/4/2006 Post a comment Texas Instruments Inc. and ARM announced Tuesday (April 4) a collaboration to provide a unified mobile security technology, enabling mobile security market applications and services with a standard-based, interoperable, extensible framework.
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.