World's first flexible touchscreen debuts EET Videos 2/24/2009 Post a comment By combining E-Ink's Vizplex active-matrix electrophoretic display with DuPont's Teijin films, Arizona State University's Flexible Display Center has prototyped the world's first flexible touchscreen display.
Computer science meets energy EET Videos 2/13/2009 Post a comment Berkeley computer science professor Randy Katz gives a 40-minute talk on the future of energy efficient computer design and the outlook for a smart grid.
Power tool at DesignCon EET Videos 2/4/2009 Post a comment Signal integrity guru Eric Bogatin and Mentor Graphics product manager Chuck Ferry talk about Mentor's HyperLynx PI 8.0 that debuted at DesignCon.
USB 3.0 at DesignCon EET Videos 2/4/2009 Post a comment Stephane Hauradou, co-founder and chief technology officer of PLDA Inc., gives a demo at DesignCon of USB 3.0 running in an FPGA with throughput of about 3.5 Gbits/s.
Xilinx CEO on 'programmable imperative' EET Videos 2/2/2009 Post a comment Moshe Gavrielov, president and CEO of programmable logic supplier Xilinx, makes the case that market and technology forces have finally aligned to create a tipping point whereby FPGAs are displacing traditional ASICs for many applications.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 23 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 ...