DesignCon panel: No magic bullet for crosstalk
News & Analysis 1/31/2012 2 comments
There is no perfect solution to the problem of crosstalk in modern communications ICs, an increasing concern as chip designers push devices into the realm of 28-gigabits per second and beyond, according to a panel of experts at DesignCon 2012.
Automating the MEMS design processes
News & Analysis 1/30/2012 3 comments
With the MEMS market growing at an annual compound growth rate of 50 percent, electronic design automation tools from Coventor are adding scripting to speed up the design process.
Samplify offers speed up for multicore processors
News & Analysis 1/25/2012 Post a comment
Samplify Systems Inc. (Santa Clara, Calif.), a startup fabless chip company with expertise in compression, has announced it can provide application acceleration technology called APAX that can more than double the performance of multicore processors.
OMG! I opened the box and…
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 1/24/2012 2 comments
I am well and truly flabbergasted. I think it’s safe to say that my ‘flabber’ has never been quite so ‘gasted’. I’m also speechless, and that doesn’t happen very often…
Opinion: Bug Love
Engineering Pop Culture! 1/24/2012 3 comments
I love to see the look on fellow DV engineer's faces when I tell them "bugs screw up my productivity"...
Auto show musings
Automotive DesignLine Blog 1/23/2012 14 comments
You may have missed these under reported developments coming from the recent auto shows.
I want robotic balls!
Engineering Pop Culture! 1/19/2012 18 comments
It looks like there was a bunch of great stuff at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), but one product that really caught my attention was the smart robotic balls…