Retrofit claims increased gas mileage EET Videos 1/26/2009 Post a comment Piggyback electronics and an add-on "vapor chamber" promise to increase the miles-per-gallon economy of existing automobile and truck engines by almost one-third, while simultaneously lowering their emissions by the same amount.
ESC SV - MicroChip Keynote EET Videos 1/21/2009 Post a comment A glimpse at the topic of the keynote presentation to be performed by MicroChip, at the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose from March 29 to April 3, 2009.
Marvell CEO at CES EET Videos 1/12/2009 Post a comment Sehat Sutardja, co-founder and chief executive of Marvell Technology Group Ltd., gives his views on the outlook for semiconductors amid the current recession in an impromptu interview from the floor of CES.
Sixense demo at CES EET Videos 1/10/2009 Post a comment Jeff Bellinghausen, CTO and Chief Architect, Sixense Entertainment demonstrates an ultra-sensitive motion controller the startup wants to drive into a broad range of game and business applications.
Palm Pre demo at CES EET Videos 1/10/2009 Post a comment Peter Skillman, vice president of design at Palm, gives a demo of the new Pre handset in an invite-only event off the floor at the Consumer Electronics Show.
Broadcom's McGregor at CES EET Videos 1/9/2009 Post a comment Broadcom's chief executive, Scott McGregor, talked about the company's latest products and the impact of the recession in an interview with EE Times Editor in Chief Junko Yoshida at the Consumer Electronics Show.
Business robot at CES EET Videos 1/8/2009 Post a comment Trevor Blackwell, founder of startup Anybot, rolled out QA at the Consumer Electronics Show, a robot that acts as a webcam and phone on wheels, letting users visit remote colleagues by navigating the five-foot bot via a Web browser.
Stevie on design at CES EET Videos 1/8/2009 Post a comment Designers need to make their systems more useful for the visually impaired said music icon Stevie Wonder at an event at the Consumer Electronics Show flanked by Michael May, a blind entrepreneur who has developed a talking GPS application.
LG's Woo Paik at CES '09 EET Videos 1/8/2009 Post a comment Woo Paik, the chief technology officer of LG Electronics, talks about the company's plans for a 3DTV processor and digital TVs supporting 60 GHz wireless at the Consumer Electronics Show.
Dr. Visweswaran, IIT Delhi EET Videos 1/6/2009 Post a comment Dr. G.S. Visweswaran passionately made the case for more Ph.D candidates with research in their heart , as well as better collaboration between industry and academia, if India is to realize its electronic engineering design potential.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros & 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? Is the technology advancing faster than we can answer the questions it poses?
Panelists: Chad Sweet, Director of Engineering, Qualcomm; Yannick Levy, VP Corporate Business Development, Parrot; Jim Williams, ex-FAA drone chief; Michael Drobac, Exec. Director, Small UAV Coalition; Moderator: Junko Yoshida, Chief Int'l Correspondent, EE Times