KeyRight Keyboard EET Videos 11/24/2008 Post a comment Maybe this new keyboard will help me learn to really type (I could be so much more productive if I wasn't using the "hunt-and-peck" approach).
ESC Boston - Apple iMac Teardown EET Videos 11/19/2008 Post a comment Allan Yogasingam tears down the Apple iMac to look at the components inside, as well as to consider why this product was a success for Apple, during the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston.
1st distant planet photographed by Hubble EET Videos 11/14/2008 Post a comment Hubble telescope takes the 1st visible light picture of a plant orbiting a distant star, Fomalhaut, located 25 light-years away in the constellation Piscis Australis (the Southern Fish).
Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Estacion (Space Telescope Sci Inst)
Bright spot in bleak economic outlook EET Videos 11/7/2008 Post a comment One bright spot in the bleak industry outlook for 2009 comes from semiconductor wafer-processing equipment vendor EV Group (Tempe, Ariz) who claims that semiconductor makers have increased buying 3D interrconnect and nanoimprint tools.
Digital instrument cluster EET Videos 11/3/2008 Post a comment This video shows an automotive digital instrument cluster based on the QNX Neutrino RTOS and Freescale MPC5121e processor. To build the cluster’s HMI, engineers used Adobe Flash Lite for the background and the OpenGL ES 3D API for the moving needles.
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.