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.
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.