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posted in March 2013

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What were they thinking: A memory without a cache
3/29/2013   3 comments
Normally you get a patent for creating something new. This patent appears to want to patent the removal of something...
What is the future for Network-on-Chip?
3/28/2013   Post a comment
Sonics recently conducted a survey to find out what people are looking for in commercial on-chip networks...
EDA/IP weekly roundup – March 27th 2013
3/27/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices, ARM, MorethanIP, OCP-IP, Synopsys, Tabula, Toshiba and Xilinx made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Comment: re: Debugging a reactor - 3/22/2013
Comment: re: Debugging a reactor - 3/22/2013
What were they thinking: A clock
Engineering Investigations  
3/22/2013   18 comments
It is amazing what some people consider simple or complex. While time is not the most rational number system and decimal might be easier, this patent has another idea…
Comment: re: What is an EDA startup? - 3/22/2013
Debugging a reactor
3/21/2013   6 comments
What do a computer and a nuclear reactor have in common? Both were brought down small creatures getting into the works...
EDA/IP weekly roundup – March 20th 2013
3/20/2013   Post a comment
Accellera, Agilent, ARM, Blue Pearl, CMP, CriticalBlue, Docea, Imec, Global Unichip, Mentor, Newark, Oasys and STMicro made the lineup today. See here for their news…
What is an EDA startup?
3/19/2013   4 comments
When does a startup stop being a startup? According to EDAC that may be when they get acquired...
Book: Analog Design and Simulation using OrCAD Capture and PSpice
3/19/2013   Post a comment
This blog post is a condensation of a series of posting on EDN about the book Analog Design and Simulation using OrCAD Capture and PSpice, written by Dennis Fitzpatrick…
What were they thinking: Patent trolls and restrictions
3/15/2013   16 comments
Two things happened to me this week, both related to patents, which make my heart heavy. Patent restrictions and industry acceptance of patent trolls...
Bluespec announces emulation for simulation prices
3/14/2013   Post a comment
Bluespec is introducing a high-speed verification and hybrid prototyping solution for RTL IP that they claim eliminates many of the problems of FPGA prototypes at simulation prices…
EDA/IP weekly roundup – March 13th 2013
3/13/2013   Post a comment
Aldec, Asygn, Cadence, EMA, GreenPlug, HDL, IAR, Mathworks, Mentor, Pulsic, Rambus and Renesas made the lineup today. See here for their news…
What were they thinking: Influencing Washington
3/8/2013   6 comments
How much do tech companies spend on lobbying Washington? No wonder politicians never bother listening to us...
EDA Designline Editorial Calendar
3/6/2013   Post a comment
This is the editorial Calendar for the EDA Designline.
EDA/IP weekly roundup – March 6th 2013
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Carbon, DVCon, Kilopass, Mentor, Real Intent, Tanner and TechAmerica made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Executive Focus: OneSpin CEO Brinkman
3/5/2013   Post a comment
Raik Brinkman, engineer at OneSpin, now leads the company and used 2012 as a time to reflect on industry changes and set a new course for the company…
Was Brian Bailey right?
3/5/2013   1 comment
Several years ago Gary Smith declared that “Brian Bailey was right.” Recent events have made me conclude that the question was wrong. Now I think we know the question…
What were they thinking: Can a mouse be used for that
Engineering Investigations  
3/1/2013   8 comments
Crazy patents are often the work of a single person who wants to become a mad inventor, but large corporations do it as well…

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