Synthesis tool enables mixed-signal core design News & Analysis 11/15/1999 Post a comment Antrim Design Systems Inc. promises to bring mixed-signal block design into the digital ASIC design flow this week when it announces Antrim-MSS, billed as the first commercial tool set for synthesizing mixed-signal ICs. Antrim says the tool set will enable the rapid creation of mixed-signal intellectual property (IP).
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.