TECH TRENDS: Front-end voice activation improves auto safety
Design How-To 10/20/2011 7 comments
The real problem for drivers is distractions, and the desire for additional productivity or entertainment that creates them. Distractions can be reduced through voice user interfaces to control the car without looking at buttons, and without having to touch them. Front-end voice activation is the next step in improving user interfaces.
Imec brings back ultrawideband
News & Analysis 10/11/2011 5 comments
The Imec research institute is resurrecting ultrawideband wireless with a chip set it will demo at ISSCC in February powering streaming audio headsets.