Venture capitalist urges EDA innovation News & Analysis 12/16/1999 Post a comment The EDA industry is crying for respect from the venture capital community, but it has to earn it, according to venture capitalist Andy Rappaport, who gave a sobering keynote to semiconductor and EDA executives here at the Design Closure seminar.
Robison Leaves Cadence for AT&T News & Analysis 12/15/1999 Post a comment Shane Robison, president of the Design Productivity Group at Cadence Design Systems Inc., announced he will be leaving Friday (Dec. 17) to join AT&T, where he will be president of Internet Technology and Development for AT&T Labs.
Aspec sells libraries and services business News & Analysis 12/10/1999 Post a comment Hoping to ride the momentum that has sent its stock from pennies to almost $5 a share, Aspec Technology Inc. said it is selling its physical libraries and services business to focus on being a tools provider.
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.