High Tech 2003: Iffy But With Hot Spots Design How-To 1/10/2003 Post a comment Industy analysts have varying opinions to the question, "When will the high-tech recession end?" TechOnLine's Jim Lipman offers his view, along with the technology areas he thinks will show better-than-average performance in 2003.
On-Chip RF-Isolation Techniques Design How-To 1/8/2003 Post a comment Higher frequencies, higher integration levels, and increased analog content on mixed-signal chips is making on-chip isolation more difficult for designers. In this feature article, authors from Cadence and Atheros describe several commonly used isolation techniques that you can often combine to protect your chip designs from noise-induced problems.
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.