C for FPGA design?? That means programmers will want to design FPGA's. That'll be fun, most don't understand the concept parallel execution :-) May seem harsh, but they do tend to work in a different head space, I'm only highlighting fundamental differences, so my apologies go out to those programmers that are HW designers at heart :-)
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.