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posted in August 2012

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What were they thinking: backups and patents
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8/31/2012   4 comments
Do you know what patent #1 was about? Surprise there are two of them...
Best of the web – August 31st
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
Digital Core Design updates on chip debug
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8/30/2012   2 comments
In a modern system-on-chip, traditional measurement instrumentation does not have access to all of the pins necessary to provide good visibility and debug…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – August 29th
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8/29/2012   Post a comment
Sonics, Intel, IMS, TSMC, Amkor, Bluetooth, Samsung, ASML, ARM, Synopsys, Altera, Xilinx, Delft, Open-Silicon and Evatronix made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Opinion: Integrating power electronics design technologies
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8/28/2012   Post a comment
The need to supply, modify and control the voltage, current or frequency of electric power creates some considerable challenges…
What were they thinking: sock wedgie
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8/24/2012   6 comments
On Fridays, I love to find some humor for the week, and patents are often a source of inspiration. Here is one I found for a problem I didn’t know existed – a sock wedgie…
Startup spotlight: Verifyter
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8/24/2012   Post a comment
I always love it when I get to learn about a new company, a start-up with a vision for the future, something that hasn’t been tried before…
Best of the web – August 24th
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
ASSET releases IJTAG tutorial
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8/23/2012   4 comments
IJTAG could bring some standardization to the usage of on-chip instrumentation, a move that will help make this a much easier task in SoC design…
Zorian of Synopsys to head 50th DAC planning
News & Analysis  
8/23/2012   2 comments
Planning for the 50th Design Automation Conference has begun with the naming of the executive committee to be chaired by Yervant Zorian (shown), chief architect at Synopsys.
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – August 22nd
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8/22/2012   Post a comment
ASSET, Synopsys, Sidense, Kilopass, Cypress, Mentor, EVE, Arteris and Avery made the lineup today. See here for their news…
September is National Preparedness Month
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8/21/2012   1 comment
Are you ready for an emergency? This article provides a list of things you need to do or have ready…
Book excerpt: Introduction to Open Core Protocol Part 3
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8/21/2012   Post a comment
The Open Core Protocol (OCP) is designed to accelerate IP core-to-core interface design efforts and this book is designed to bring you up to speed faster…
What were they thinking: Apple, Google, Oracle and Samsung dueling
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8/17/2012   11 comments
The technology dueling continues between Apple, Samsung, Google and Oracle. Will anyone win...
Best of the Web, August 17
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – August 15th
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8/15/2012   Post a comment
ARM, Cadence, Globalfoundries, Verific and Aldec made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Book excerpt: Introduction to Open Core Protocol Part 2
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8/13/2012   Post a comment
The Open Core Protocol (OCP) is designed to accelerate IP core-to-core interface design efforts and this book is designed to bring you up to speed faster…
Best of the web – August 10th
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
What were they thinking: a use for body piercing
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8/11/2012   6 comments
Body piercing has always been a strange thing to do to me, but now I find that they may have a real application. Hmmm. Still don’t think I am going to get those studs…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – August 8th
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8/8/2012   Post a comment
Synopsys, Renesas, TSMC, ASML, ARM, Kilopass, ASSET InterTech and Mentor made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Book excerpt: Introduction to Open Core Protocol
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8/7/2012   2 comments
The Open Core Protocol (OCP) is designed to accelerate IP core-to-core interface design efforts and this book is designed to bring you up to speed faster…
A different perspective on life
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8/4/2012   6 comments
We create things from sand, as do the monks from Drepung Loseling Phukhang Monastery, but the results are very different...
What were they thinking: America’s top colleges
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8/3/2012   2 comments
Forbes publishes their top American college list and I don't believe a word of it. I rename it the top ego list...
Best of the web – August 3rd
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Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
Synopsys acquires Springsoft – thesis dead
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8/3/2012   Post a comment
My emerging middle class thesis within EDA appears to be dead. Will Synopsys get indigestion...
Netlist claims to accelerate EDA applications by 8%
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8/2/2012   4 comments
Can a simple server upgrade improve the performance of your EDA applications? Netlist has a new memory module that they believe can deliver…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – August 1st
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Xilinx, Oski, Synopsys, Ciranova, Newark element14 and Calypto made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Book review: Empower your inner manager
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8/1/2012   Post a comment
A new management book written by one of our own entrepreneurs will help you plot a course for self-improvement…


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