GPU-Compute on Exynos Made Easier
News & Analysis 8/29/2013 2 comments
Imagination has developed OpenCL extensions related to camera operations and computational photography that apply to its PowerVR Series 5 GPUs -- in use in such platforms as the Odriod development board and the Samsung Galaxy S4.
Looking Everywhere for IC Reliability
Blog 8/27/2013 3 comments
At the nanometer scale, engineers must not only design functionally correct circuits that can be tested and manufactured but also take extra steps to guarantee short and long-term reliability in the field.
Metcalfe’s Law & the Future of Driving
Blog 8/25/2013 24 comments
The automotive industry is moving into a new world where the network effect rules. The value of a car won’t be judged by your car alone, but by how many others also have cars like yours.
Atomic Clocks Double as Quantum Simulators
News & Analysis 8/19/2013 4 comments
Atomic clocks can simulate quantum states in real time, according to researchers at the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics and the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Where Tech Projects Meet Social Change
India Chip Chat 8/7/2013 10 comments
In the recent "Himalayan tsunami," more than 10,000 pilgrims visiting Uttarakhand in north India went missing and entire villages were swept away. Could any tech projects have possibly saved them?