Midwest Energy Fair EET Videos 6/18/2012 Post a comment Lithium-ion battery technology for hybrid vehicles, backup power for cellular nets and other emerging applications was a key focus of the annual renewable energy festival in central Wisconsin.
EETimes LiveStream Al Steier EET Videos 6/5/2012 Post a comment Munro and Associates' Al Steier talks about the teardown of the Chevy Volt with Brian Fuller at the 49th Design Automation Conference in San Francisco.
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.