App developers to be given Google Glasses
News & Analysis 2/20/2013 6 comments
Google is developing a version of its prototype wearable computer that it will share with application developers in an effort to spread interest and create an ecosystem for the concept.
MEMS market growth accelerating
News & Analysis 2/16/2013 3 comments
Additional MEMS sensor applications will emerge for mobile handsets and camera phones helping to drive MEMS growth towards double-digital percentage annual growth, says market researcher.
Multicore software writers get free guide
Design How-To 2/14/2013 Post a comment
Multicore industry body has created a guide to the writing of multicore-ready software, describing best practices and common pitfalls with an emphasis on embedded applications and C/C++ as starting point.
Agilent expert explains DDR4 timing
News & Analysis 2/12/2013 Post a comment
JEDEC board member Perry Keller, who's also manager for the digital memory applications program at Agilent Technologies, talked about the latest DDR iteration at DesignCon.
Reflective display funnels light
News & Analysis 2/7/2013 2 comments
University of Michigan researchers have developed a technology for creating reflective displays with vivid colors that can be viewed at nearly any angle.
Photonic PCBs inching closer
News & Analysis 2/5/2013 7 comments
IBM and Dow Corning have developed a tough, flexible photonic substrate material capable of fabricating waveguides for PCB interconnects.