Getting test-ready for 802.11ac Design How-To 4/24/2012 2 comments From a manufacturing test perspective, the evolution of WLAN standards is something that must be understood and planned for ahead of time.
Multi-Platform Integration Engineering Investigations 4/19/2012 8 comments Balloons, they seem like a simple product ... that’s what I use to think before I was asked to build a machine to make foil balloons.
Go inside Fluke's electrical metrology lab Design How-To 4/18/2012 5 comments Fluke's metrology lab sits atop the company's calibration chain where metrologists and technicians support primary standards, transfer standards, working standards, and calibrators for the company's entire line of electrical measurement products
Tackling GaN Measurement Challenges Design How-To 4/9/2012 1 comment After 30 years, silicon MOSFET development has approached its theoretical limits. Progress in silicon has slowed to the point where small gains involve…
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.