This weekly posting provides a condensation of some of the best EDA and IP blogs from the web over the past week. If you have a blog feed that you would like me to consider, please let me know and I will include it in future editions.This week’s winner is:Mixed Signals from European Low-Power Designers
– Pete Hardee talks about the unique challenges being faced by the European chip design houses
Other good blogs, papers and articles include:Global Cowbell Fever Spreads
– We Are Launching 12 “UVM SystemVerilog Basics” Videos in Chinese - Axel SchererFinFETs, Tri-Gate Transistors Promise Low Power – But Pose Some Design Challenges
– Richard GoeringGoing to sleep
– Colin Walls talks about sleep and hibernate in embedded processors.Delivering Accurate Project Schedules
– JL Gray describes bell curves and miracles required.Video: DVCon 2012 Digital-Mixed Signal Expert Neyaz Khan on UVM Mixed Signal
– Joe Hupcey A New Look at Device Modeling
- Mike Jensen tells you how to create models using Graphical Component ModelingUnmanned integration
- J VanDomelen ponders to goodness of 30,000 unmanned drones.User View: A 20nm Custom IC Constraint-Driven Flow
– Richard GoeringFear the Furby
- J VanDomelen tells us why the Furby was banned in some establishments.20 Questions on 20nm
– And a New Resource for Advanced Node Design – Richard GoeringHappy Moon Landing
- J VanDomelen talks about events that happened 43 years ago.Where’s the Best Place to Put a Radiator in a Room? Part 2
: PMV and other TLAs - Robin Bornoff with the long awaited sequel.You Tried: It’s OK To Make a Change
– Sean MurphyWho REALLY calls the shots in chip design today?
- Kurt Shuler says the software guys are calling the shots.Brian Bailey
– keeping you covered
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