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posted in June 2012

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What were they thinking: covering a bald spot
6/29/2012   7 comments
Back to the pool of crazy patents this week and this is one for those with that dreaded bald spot that needs to be covered…
Best of the web -– June 29th
6/29/2012   Post a comment
Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – June 27th
6/27/2012   Post a comment
Mentor, Synopsys, SMIC, Infineon, Cadence, Ambarella, Analog Devices, National Instruments and Xilinx made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Best of the web -– June 22nd
6/21/2012   Post a comment
Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
What were they thinking: Verification levels
6/20/2012   2 comments
I know it is not Friday, but I will be off on vacation for a couple of days and did not want to deprive you of some fun, so here it is a couple of days early...
Changing business models as Atrenta buys NextOp
6/20/2012   Post a comment
With the big three no longer buying many startups, it open the way for the emerging middle class of EDA…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – June 20th
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Tanner, Tower Jazz, Dolphin, Shocking, Research and Markets, Altera, TI, On Semi, Cypress, Sand 9, and MIPI made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Fully Depleted Silicon on Insulator devices
6/19/2012   2 comments
Bulk silicon may be nearing the end of the line as scaling becomes more problematic, FD SOI gives it a kick in the pants, possibly down to 11nm…
Best of the web -– June 15th
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
What were they thinking: mowing a lawn
Engineering Pop Culture!  
6/15/2012   9 comments
Child labor laws are somewhat strict in this country, but after you see how much energy kids have, it seems a shame not to try and capture it in some way…
Buzz words can kill the buzz
Engineering Pop Culture!  
6/14/2012   3 comments
Ever been confused by buzzwords, acronyms or other such things in presentations. What are you pet peeves?
Companies with Power/Thermal related products
6/13/2012   Post a comment
Part of the EDA Designline Power archive. Contains listings of companies and power related products plus links to their articles...
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – June 13th
6/13/2012   Post a comment
Freescale, GEO, STMicro, Globalfoundries, Altera and SEMI made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Will your next ASIC ever be an FPGA?
6/12/2012   5 comments
The never ending question of how much FPGAs are eating into ASICs keeps taking new twists and turns and discussed in two recent events...
Best of the web -– June 8
6/8/2012   Post a comment
Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
What were they thinking: Sex sells at DAC
6/8/2012   18 comments
Sexual discrimination and the objectification of women are still around us every day as evidenced at DAC this year. This has to stop…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – June 6th
6/6/2012   Post a comment
Cadence, Synopsys, TSMC, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, ATopTech, OneSpin, MunEDA, Agilent, S2C, Target Compilers, Atrenta, Sagantec and Mentor made the lineup today. See here for their news…
The emerging middle class of EDA
6/5/2012   Post a comment
The business model for a startup in the EDA industry has changed and this has significant impacts on the whole industry...
Gary Smith kicks off DAC with his industry commentary
Social Mania  
6/5/2012   Post a comment
Gary Smith started off the first morning of DAC serenading the early attendees of the pavilion panel with live music. He regretted that they were performing these days without Aart De Geus...
Synopsys announces hybrid prototyping
6/4/2012   Post a comment
Bringing together a virtual prototype and a physical prototype can create a prototype that is available throughout the complete development cycle…
Cadence announces results of collaboration on 3D ICs
6/4/2012   Post a comment
3D ICs have been in the news a lot recently, and it is sometimes difficult to separate the wheat from the chaff. Cadence hopes that they can make reality a little clearer…
Best of the web – June 1
6/1/2012   Post a comment
Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
What were they thinking: Picking your nose
The Engineering Life - Around the Web  
6/1/2012   7 comments
This patent is both gross and amusing because of its brevity...

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