PORTLAND, Ore. -- The most accurate gyroscope in the world, Qualtre Inc. (Marlborough, Mass.) claims, is its newest bulk-acoustic wave (BAW) single-axis ...
LONDON — The number of Internet connections will grow from 9 billion in 2014 to 100 billion devices by 2020, according to market research firm Radiant ...
MUNICH — The governments of Korea and France decided to conduct jointly funded R&D projects to develop software and parts for driverless cars, reports ...
NEW YORK -- In November, Micron went big in DRAM, flash, SSD, and eMMC, most notably with announcements at Electronica. I caught up with Amit Gattani, senior ...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- $150,000 seems a princely sum in exchange for an elevator pitch but not when you consider the research that went into it.
MADISON, Wis. – For the ailing Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony Corp., now is apparently not the time for boast and bluster. Sony is talking softly ...
TORONTO -- The odds of Hybrid Memory Cube becoming a viable successor to conventional DRAM are improving with the release of specification 2.0 from the Hybrid ...
MADISON, Wis. — In pursuing the growing Internet of Things market, NXP Semiconductors has picked up a key technology piece that was conspicuously absent ...
The market for discrete power electronics is predicted to grow to $23 billion by 2024 from $13 billion today, according to a report, "Sizing Up the $23 Billion ...
YOKOHAMA, Japan — Japan, which once looked like a world leader as it pushed its Home Energy Management System (HEMS) and the smart home standard, is now ...
OSAKA, Japan — The emerging sensor-fusion controller market for smartphones and wearable devices is about to meet a new competitor -- this time out of left ...
SAN JOSE, Calif. — A startup founded by two teenagers is designing a parallel processor that it hopes delivers a 10x leap in performance per watt for ...
TORONTO — OCZ is slicing down the middle with its new Saber enterprise SSD line that aims to address read-intensive workloads.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Sensor nodes are the most vulnerable point of attack in an Internet of Things ecosystem, so securing the trillions of sensors industry ...
Potential Pot of Gold in Mobile Marketing
Julien Happich, EE Times Europe 0 comments
The billions of smartphones and tablets out there represent a captive audience for marketeers. However, mobile marketing is relatively new and has been slow to take off.
Friday Quiz: Bipolar Transistors
Mark Rackin, Senior Systems Engineer, Verizon Telematics 1 comments
I've often railed on these pages about how the de-emphasis of basic engineering fundamentals such as physics, including semiconductor physics, has damaged undergraduate EE ...
Your Part in the Recovery
Rick Merritt 4 comments
As bad as things seem sometimes, there's always some reason to be grateful. Just ask Austan Goolsbee, an economics professor and former top economist for the White House.
Europe vs. Google
John Walko 22 comments
The European Parliament could make this Thanksgiving Day a rather unpalatable one for senior executives at Google. Just as these execs tuck into their turkeys, the ...
Stephen Hawking: How He Speaks & Spells
R. Colin Johnson 11 comments
Stephen Hawking has an intimate relationship with technology. Without it, the famous physicist is trapped in his own body -- his mind sharp but his body barely able to ...
Book Review: Deadly Odds by Allen Wyler
Max Maxfield 11 comments
Generally speaking, when it comes to settling down with a good book, I tend to gravitate towards science fiction and science fantasy. Having said this, I do spend a lot of time reading ...
No 2014 Punkin Chunkin, What Will You Do?
Martin Rowe 1 Comment
American Thanksgiving is next week, and while some people watch (American) football all day, the real competition on TV has become Punkin Chunkin. But there will be no Punkin Chunkin on TV ...
Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell 14 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...
Book Review: Controlling Radiated Emissions by Design
Martin Rowe 1 Comment
Controlling Radiated Emissions by Design, Third Edition, by Michel Mardiguian. Contributions by Donald L. Sweeney and Roger Swanberg. List price: $89.99 (e-book), $119 (hardcover).