Barrett chides U.S. for R&D shortfall News & Analysis 8/19/2008 3 comments The U.S. government needs boost spending on research and development and education, according to Intel Chairman Craig Barrett, announcing a set of challenge awards for ideas using technology to advance education, health care, the environment and economic development around the world.
Report: India's outsourced R&D business growing at 23% News & Analysis 8/11/2008 Post a comment India is the top choice for companies looking to outsource R&D with an offshoring business there expected to grow 23 percent to $21 billion by 2012 and a talent pool in its largest hub—Bangalore--second only to Silicon Valley, according to a study by a management consulting firm.
India allots 3G, WiMax spectrum News & Analysis 8/7/2008 Post a comment India's Ministry for Communications and Information Technology has approved the release of 3G and WiMax spectrum to two state-owned telecommunications service providers.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.