Card-playing bots could doom online poker News & Analysis 8/7/2008 Post a comment The premise underlying online poker is that all players are humans. But with the growing availability of free poker "bot" downloads, it is becoming difficult to detect whether a player is real or a possibly unbeatable bot.
GlobalEdge forms alliance with QNX News & Analysis 8/5/2008 Post a comment GlobalEdge Software, an embedded wireless software solutions and services company based in Bangalore, India, today announced its alliance with QNX Software Systems. Through this alliance, users of the QNX Neutrino real-time operating system (RTOS) will be able to access GlobalEdges software and services.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.