Xilinx cuts sales target
News & Analysis 12/19/2011 1 comment
Xilinx cut its sales target for the December quarter, citing primarily a decline in larger customer business in the communications end market.
It makes you want to cry…
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 12/16/2011 7 comments
One of the big news items in England at the moment is the cost and size of the security operation for the forthcoming 2012 Olympics, which are to be held in London…
Xilinx opens R&D center in Beijing
News & Analysis 12/13/2011 Post a comment
Programmable logic vendor Xilinx opened an R&D center in Beijing and consolidated it along with local sales, marketing and application engineering operations into a single site.
Lattice to buy SiliconBlue for $62 million
News & Analysis 12/9/2011 8 comments
FPGA company Lattice Semiconductor Corp. has announced it plans to acquire SiliconBlue Technologies Inc., a startup that has specialized in low-power FPGAs, for $62 million in cash.
Why? Why? Why?
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 12/6/2011 19 comments
Gary Smith just sent me a bunch of “Why xxx” questions, so this is all his fault…
How It Was: Medicine and Sinusitis
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 12/5/2011 1 comment
To this day my sinusitis continues and despite all the attempts to cure it, all the medical profession appears to be able to do is…
Eeeek! Flying Sharks!
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 12/2/2011 7 comments
Did you ever see those helium-filled, radio-controlled flying sharks and clown fish? I really wanted one but they were unavailable, until…