OneSpin bites back Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/31/2008 Post a comment An email from Aaik van der Poe at Mentor sparks a feisty response from Michael Siegel at OneSpin.
Speaking of cool games... Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/31/2008 Post a comment A physics-accurate spacecraft simulator that allows you to fly real craft (like the shuttle and ISS) as well as imaginary ones.
What do you call a man who...? Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/31/2008 Post a comment I was just reminded of a series of one-line jokes we used to tell when I was young, but I've forgotten most of them; maybe you can help?
Could this be the next "Dilbert"? Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/30/2008 1 comment I just heard about a new online comic called "Heroes Happen Here" whose IT-based story lines are inspired by readers' real-world experiences.
World's darkest material comes to light News & Analysis 1/28/2008 1 comment What's claimed to be the world's darkest material is composed of vertical arrays of carbon nanotubes, aiming to boost the sensitivity/efficiency of solar panels, infrared sensors and astronomical observatories.
NetLogic delivers "hybrid" knowledge-based processor Product News 1/28/2008 Post a comment NetLogic Microsystems' NL9000 is said to be industry's first fully-programmable "hybrid" knowledge-based processor that combines high-performance knowledge-based processing with the low-power efficiency of algorithmic Sahasra technology for next-generation IPTV and advanced mobile wireless networks
A platform to stand on News & Analysis 1/28/2008 Post a comment We humbly submit this template for building a comprehensive U.S. technology policy platform, if and when the presidential candidates decide they need one: • Create a national energy research center that is positioned, funded and staffed to be a state-of-the-art organization for defining, driving and conducting basic research into alternative and renewable energy technology.
The Bug Labs Store is OPEN! Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/23/2008 Post a comment This is very cool technology -- a collection of easy-to-use electronic modules that snap together to build almost any gadget you can imagine!
Audio homing robot Audio DesignLine Blog 1/23/2008 Post a comment An autonomous sound-sensing robot developed by programmers at Cornell uses three microphones to first detect and then follow an audio source.
Dog versus Cat diaries Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 1/18/2008 Post a comment This is an "oldie but goodie". As my wife and I have two dogs and a cat, I can attest for the underlying truth in these "journals".
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.