Our society is doomed...
Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 6/29/2012 50 comments
Someone just sent me a photograph that makes you think "I don’t know whether to laugh or cry"…
Mega-cool micro-design contest
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/27/2012 Post a comment
I just heard from that young man-about-town Richard Quinnell – the editor of Microcontroller Central – that he's running a micro-design contest.
Freescale, Vivante, Rightware team on automotive display
News & Analysis 6/22/2012 3 comments
Automotive displays have been getting a lot more dynamic and flexible and long gone are the days of a physical needle twitching in front of circular dial. That trend is set to continue thanks to Rightware, a developer of user interface graphics, Freescale and Vivante. The three companies have joined forces to create an automotive infotainment and instrumentation display platform.
French parallel processing research wins $40 million
Research 6/20/2012 1 comment
The ManyCoreLabs three-year collaborative R&D project, proposed by fabless chip company Kalray SA, has been selected to receive 32 million euro (about $40 million) in funding from the French authorities as part of the Investissements d'Avenir (Invest in the Future) program.
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – June 20th
Blog 6/20/2012 Post a comment
Tanner, Tower Jazz, Dolphin, Shocking, Research and Markets, Altera, TI, On Semi, Cypress, Sand 9, and MIPI made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Why people like the British
Engineering Pop Culture! 6/18/2012 13 comments
Knowing that I'm from England, a friend just sent me a humorous email that purports to contain true snippets from British Newspapers.
It truly is a different world…
The Engineering Life - Around the Web 6/15/2012 12 comments
While driving home from work yesterday, I heard a report on the NPR (National Public Radio) that made me think "We truly do live in a different world…"