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Taiwan's electronic medicine outperforms drugs
Design How-To  
5/30/2013   4 comments
research labs at National Taiwan University are pioneering innovations in medical electronics.
SRC sponsors research in Abu Dhabi
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5/29/2013   1 comment
The Semiconductor Research Corporation is jointly funding semiconductor development efforts with the Globalfoundries parent company.
Cloud-based virtualization goes mobile
News & Analysis  
5/24/2013   6 comments
Innovations by Citrix and Nvidia could take virtualization to its logical conclusion, allowing users to access their desktops from any mobile device.
Taiwanese researchers take aim at environmental issues
News & Analysis  
5/21/2013   Post a comment
Taiwan has long been recognized for its contributions to microelectronics, but its research labs are now working on pressing social issues.
Taiwan reversing brain drain
The Engineering Life - Around the Web  
5/17/2013   11 comments
Government funded research labs are enticing Taiwan's brightest expats to return in hopes of revitalizing the country as an innovator.
Taiwan funds smartphone innovations
News & Analysis  
5/16/2013   4 comments
National Taiwan University has developed several innovations for tablets and smartphones designed to win the hearts of mass-market users.
Taiwan: Microelectronics expertise widens
Design How-To  
5/15/2013   4 comments
Taiwan, long recognized for design automation, is pioneering innovations in human-computer interaction, medical electronics and resolution of pressing social issues with novel semiconductors.
Exclusive: TSMC plots microelectronics future
News & Analysis  
5/13/2013   9 comments
TSMC's chief technology officer and vice president of R&D reveals future of semiconductors from perspective of world's foremost microchip foundry, in exclusive interview with EE Times.
Epson AR glasses aim at industry
News & Analysis  
5/10/2013   2 comments
No longer emulating Google Glasses business plan, Epson repurposes its Moverio augmented reality glasses for industrial apps.
IBM analytics solving cancer
News & Analysis  
5/9/2013   5 comments
IBM analytics cut the planning time down to 15 minutes for a proton beam medical therapy device that kills tumors thus being a remedy, if not a cure, to cancer.
Nanoelectronics boosted by NIST and SRC
News & Analysis  
5/8/2013   Post a comment
To develop post-silicon era electronics within 10 years, three multi-university research centers get funding from Nanoelectronics Research Initiative.
SlimPort turns smartphone into PC
Blog  
5/8/2013   2 comments
Analogix Semiconductor has stepped up its SlimPort technology push to interface smartphones and tablets to any nearby display.
Microsoft's Big Data analytics tames waste
Design How-To  
5/7/2013   1 comment
Microsoft turned to Big Data analytics to optimize its energy consumption on its 560,000 square foot campus with over 20,000 sensors monitoring its indoor environment.
Exar makes Big Data push
News & Analysis  
5/6/2013   2 comments
Firm plans to incorporate the novel file-system level compression technology it acquired from Altior into future Panther security chips.
Oracle centralizes smart city nervous system
News & Analysis  
5/3/2013   3 comments
Oracle offers cities smarts to centrally control services, signing up Swiss company for wireless sensors and connectivity.
MEMS standardized, downsized
News & Analysis  
5/3/2013   1 comment
Intel and Qualcomm coauthor free micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) standard as InvenSense sets new records in smallest, lowest power gyroscopes and accelerometers.
Kickstarter: Raspberry Pi goes robotics
Design How-To  
5/2/2013   3 comments
Kickstarter is adapting open-source Raspberry Pi model to robotics with a sensor-studded input-output board.
Nano needs SPICE-like simulator
News & Analysis  
5/1/2013   Post a comment
National Science Foundation gets funding increase on nano-engineering simulation initiative.


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