3-D FPGAs enable silicon convergence
News & Analysis 4/24/2012 7 comments
Altera says its three-dimensional FPGAs can incorporate a host of traditionally discrete components to boost system performance and minimize power consumption.
The best book on Fuzzy Logic?
Engineering Pop Culture! 4/23/2012 36 comments
I'm looking for a book from which I can get a good grip on Fuzzy Logic – sufficient to allow me to capture and implement a simple algorithm on an MCU or in an FPGA.
Altera's sales slump on inventory glut, comms weakness
News & Analysis 4/20/2012 3 comments
Programmable logic vendor Altera said first quarter sales came up well short of analysts' expectations and the company's own revised guidance amid continued inventory reductions, weakness in the communications end market and tight foundry capacity at the leading edge.
Huawei recognizes Lattice as 'core partner'
News & Analysis 4/18/2012 Post a comment
Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., one of the world's largest suppliers of telecommunications and networking equipment, has recognized FPGA vendor Lattice Semiconductor Corp. (Hillsboro, Ore.) as a "2011 Core Partner."
2D vs. 2.5D vs. 3D ICs 101
Design How-To 4/8/2012 33 comments
There’s a lot of confusion in this area, so I decided to pen a few words on the subject to explain the way in which I see things...
Well, just call me “Mr. Silly”
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 4/1/2012 6 comments
I’m feeling a bit like Mr. Silly at the moment, because I just read this week’s email newsletter from This is True...