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posted in September 2012

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What were they thinking: relief for inebriated guys?
Engineering Pop Culture!  
9/28/2012   8 comments
OK, guys. How many of you remember being drunk? And yes, I am being sexist because this invention is only for guys...
The Oski 72 hour challenge
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9/27/2012   Post a comment
What was the Oski 72 hours DAC challenge all about and will they do it again next year?
Ethics and freedoms are not global
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9/27/2012   9 comments
Working in a global society requires us to be accepting of others people’s ideas about ethics, morals and laws that define what they call freedom…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – September 26th
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9/26/2012   Post a comment
Dongbu HiTek, EMA, Symtavision, Synopsys, Globalfoundries, element14, Cadence, Analog Devices, ProPlus, ChipEstimate, Aldec, CEDA, X-Fab and more made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Book excerpt: Mixed-signal methodology guide part 3
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9/25/2012   Post a comment
This book, Mixed-signal Methodology Guide provides a broad overview of mixed-signal design, verification and implementation methodologies…
Book excerpt: High-level synthesis blue book - part4
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9/25/2012   Post a comment
The promise of high-level synthesis (HLS) is a powerful one: the ability to generate production-quality register transfer level (RTL) implementations from high-level specification...
What were they thinking: do you know your Rapunzel Number?
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9/21/2012   11 comments
The Nobel prizes are awarded every year for significant contributions to science, literature and peace, but do you know about the Ig Nobel prizes?
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – September 19th
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9/19/2012   Post a comment
Cadence, Synopsys, EVE, Kilopass, Aldec, Digital Core Design, Sisvel, SMIC and IC Insights made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Book excerpt: Mixed-signal methodology guide part 2
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9/19/2012   Post a comment
This book, Mixed-signal Methodology Guide provides a broad overview of mixed-signal design, verification and implementation methodologies…
Book excerpt: High-level synthesis blue book - part3
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9/18/2012   Post a comment
The promise of high-level synthesis (HLS) is a powerful one: the ability to generate production-quality register transfer level (RTL) implementations from high-level specification...
EDA Countdown: top three
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9/18/2012   Post a comment
This concludes a countdown of the top ten design articles seen in the EDA Designline during my first year at the helm...
What were they thinking: The world is your lawyer
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9/13/2012   9 comments
Freescale makes a contest out of invalidating a patent. Do you want to be the next patent lawyer and find the technology that makes the point…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – September 12th
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9/12/2012   Post a comment
Xilinx, Altera, UMC, Breker, ASML, Aselta, ASSET, Oski, Carbon, X-fab, CEVA and Mentor the lineup today. See here for their news…
CEO Spotlight: Ellis Smith, Blue Pearl Software
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9/12/2012   Post a comment
Ellis Smith, CEO of Blue Pearl talks about the approach they are taking for being successful in the FPGA software market…
Book excerpt: Mixed-signal methodology guide
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9/12/2012   2 comments
This book, Mixed-signal Methodology Guide provides a broad overview of mixed-signal design, verification and implementation methodologies…
EDA Countdown: 4-6
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9/11/2012   Post a comment
This is a countdown of the top ten design articles seen in the EDA Designline during my first year at the helm...
Book excerpt: High-level synthesis blue book - part2
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9/11/2012   Post a comment
The promise of high-level synthesis (HLS) is a powerful one: the ability to generate production-quality register transfer level (RTL) implementations from high-level specification...
What were they thinking: Jet powered surfboard
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9/7/2012   1 comment
Design patents can be somewhat controversial and this is perhaps at the heart of the Apple-Samsung controversy. Do you know what a design patent is...
Best of the web – September 7th
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9/7/2012   Post a comment
Blogs from around the web that made my “best of the web” list this week…
Synopsys IC Validator updated for 20nmv
Product News  
9/6/2012   Post a comment
Synopsys has released IC Validator 2012.06, a physical verification platform for advanced process nodes…
Top ten design articles in my first year of EDA Designline
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9/5/2012   Post a comment
It is difficult to believe, but it was almost a year ago when I took over the EDA Designline and here are the top articles for the year…
EDA/IP Weekly Roundup – September 5th
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9/5/2012   Post a comment
Sonics, Arteris, Cadence, Synopsys, Sand 9, Ericsson and Altera made the lineup today. See here for their news…
Carbon and Arteris team to simplify chip design
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9/4/2012   Post a comment
Carbon Design Systems and Arteris have released a Carbon Performance Analysis Kit (CPAK) that features an Arteris network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect…
Book excerpt: High-level synthesis blue book
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9/4/2012   Post a comment
The promise of high-level synthesis (HLS) is a powerful one: the ability to generate production-quality register transfer level (RTL) implementations from high-level specification...


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