Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
daleste
User Rank
CEO
re: FPGA startup Silicon Blue snags more funding
daleste   6/30/2011 2:02:42 AM
NO RATINGS
As has been discussed before, to have a custom chip built in the technologies used in cell phones, it has to be very high volume to offset the design and tooling costs. An FPGA that meets the low power requirements could stay in the socket indefinitely. They would then have the freedom to make changes quickly as market conditions change.

old account Frank Eory
User Rank
Rookie
re: FPGA startup Silicon Blue snags more funding
old account Frank Eory   6/30/2011 1:12:25 AM
NO RATINGS
Maybe the point would be to build early prototypes, win some customer business, and then dump the FPGA and go make a real chip :)

t.alex
User Rank
Rookie
re: FPGA startup Silicon Blue snags more funding
t.alex   6/29/2011 11:18:08 PM
NO RATINGS
Fpga for mobile devices? What would be the advantages?

<<   <   Page 2 / 2


Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Feast Your Orbs on My Jiggly Exercise Machine
Max Maxfield
54 comments
Last weekend, I was chatting with my mother on the phone. She's all excited that I'm coming over to visit for a week in November. "I'll be seeing you in only seven weeks," she trilled ...

Glen Chenier

Missing Datasheet Details Can Cause Problems
Glen Chenier
3 comments
It is often said that "the devil is in the details." All too often those details are hidden deep within a datasheet, where you can easily overlook them. When a datasheet reference circuit ...

David Blaza

RadioShack: The End Is Nigh!
David Blaza
123 comments
I'm feeling a little nostalgic today as I read about what looks like the imminent demise of RadioShack, at least as we currently know it. An old ubiquitous cartoon image popped into my ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
47 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...