Philips Unveils USB Bridge Controller Chip
News & Analysis 5/23/2003 Post a comment
Hoping to take advantage of Universal Serial Bus (USB) ports already widely available in a range of consumer appliances, Royal Philips Electronics (Eindhoven, the Netherlands) is rolling out what the company claims is the industry's first USB bridge controller chip.<
IBM Pushes PowerPC Licensing
News & Analysis 5/2/2003 Post a comment
IBM has joined with Cadence and Synopsys in an effort to expand the licensing of its PowerPC cores for use in ASICs and ASSPs. Synopsys will develop synthesizable versions of the processor and add it to its DesignWare library starting next quarter.