Saudi Arabia, Intel to 'host' IMEC research Research 1/31/2011 2 comments King Abdulaziz City of Science and Technology (KACST) has agreed to host researchers from the KACST-Intel Center of Excellence in Nano-manufacturing Applications (CENA) at IMEC in Levuen, Belgium for three years starting in September 2011.
Europe awards contract to assess 450-mm pilot line News & Analysis 1/27/2011 Post a comment Two consultancy firms with expertise in the semiconductor industry – Future Horizons Ltd. and Decision SA – have been awarded a one-year joint contract to assess the benefits of a 450-mm semiconductor prototyping line being located in Europe.
Tech's turn on top Automotive DesignLine Blog 1/27/2011 6 comments Technology grabbed the majority of time in President Obama's State of the Union speech. But where do we go from here?
FDA to change 510(k) process 25 ways News & Analysis 1/19/2011 3 comments The FDA identified 25 areas where will make changes in 2011 to the so-called 510(k) program, the most widely used regulatory path for medical electronics devices.
ITC backs Rambus with 34-company probe News & Analysis 1/3/2011 8 comments The International Trade Commission has announced that it will launch an investigation into various chips and memory controllers and products that contain them, including PC motherboards, modems, routers and computers, following a complaint filed by Rambus Inc.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 2 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...