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Perlmutter, 34-Year Veteran, to Leave Intel
News & Analysis  
10/23/2013   13 comments
Once considered a candidate for the CEO job, Dadi Perlmutter has decided to leave Intel on Feb. 20.
ARM Unveils New Architecture for Automotive
News & Analysis  
10/23/2013   17 comments
ARM has unveiled new real-time microprocessor architecture featuring a hardware-assisted virtualization mode. Nvidia is likely to be among the first to license the new architecture.
Apple Slims iPad With Power-Efficient 64-Bit A7
News & Analysis  
10/22/2013   26 comments
The 64-bit A7 is the real star of Apple's announcements today, giving the iPad Air and Mini their lightness of being.
Oracle Laser Lights Way to Silicon Photonics
News & Analysis  
10/22/2013   18 comments
Oracle is working on a low-power laser that it hopes will drive the next-generation silicon photonics needed for high-end servers.
Slideshow: Imec Tours Nanoscale Horizon
Slideshow  
10/21/2013   8 comments
A tour of recent projects at the Imec research institute showed work in advanced transistors, bedside medical testers, silicon photonics, and more.
Halloween DIY: 6 Projects You Can Build Now
Slideshow  
10/18/2013   9 comments
Raspberry Pi and other boards make Halloween DIY accessible to the electronics tinkerer. Here are six projects you can build now.
Do Arduinos Dream of Electric Sheep?
Blog  
10/17/2013   19 comments
Some people opt for a robot base with two wheels; others are tempted by a base with four wheels; but engineers like yours truly are satisfied with nothing more or less than three wheels.
DDR4 You Can Use Now
Slideshow  
10/17/2013   9 comments
Product sampling goes beyond memory modules to include controllers and chipsets.
Power Week in Review: Solid-State Battery, Energy Harvesting Forecast, Remote Microgrids & More
News & Analysis  
10/16/2013   2 comments
This week, a solid-state battery that promises to extend EV range, forecasts for energy harvesting devices and remote microgrids, and a new approach in a lithium cell monitoring IC.
Are You Ready When Your Google Car Freaks Out?
News & Analysis  
10/16/2013   90 comments
There is one question everyone seems to avoid asking and answering: How does a self-driving car, when faced with a crisis beyond its program, hand control back over to the driver?
Slideshow: Can Edison2 Convince Detroit to 'Lighten Up'?
Slideshow  
9/20/2013   81 comments
Edison2's CEO Oliver Kuttner's dream is to change today's car architecture completely. He is pitching Very Light Car platform, available for partnering or licensing, to ultimately bring margins back to the automotive industry.
A Charm of CPUs & a Deceit of DSPs
Blog  
9/17/2013   93 comments
I was wondering about interesting collective names we could use for different types of silicon chips.
September's Caption Contest Is Knocking on the Door!
Design Contests & Competitions  
9/5/2013   213 comments
25 lucky commenters this month get a free Trinket development board from Adafruit!
Top 8 Tools for Building a Personal Prototyping Laboratory
Blog  
9/5/2013   139 comments
For any beginners out there, here's a list of tools and equipment I have found to be important when building a personal prototyping laboratory, along with some of the mistakes I've made along the way.
Why I'm Dumping Nexus7 & Android & Buying an iPad
Blog  
8/26/2013   94 comments
I really want to love this Nexus7, but I didn't set out to buy a "fixer upper."
What? Electronics Engineers Who Cannot Solder?
Blog  
8/13/2013   199 comments
What do they teach electronics students at college these days? Isn't soldering one of the core skills one is expected to know?
Are We Losing the Secrets of the Masters?
Blog  
8/2/2013   135 comments
I have the sneaking suspicion that we are in danger of losing track of how to do things at the most fundamental levels.
10 Projects Showcasing the Raspberry Pi's Versatility
Slideshow  
7/26/2013   28 comments
The Raspberry Pi is everywhere, you may not have thought of these interesting uses though. From antique telephones to feeding your dog, you may be surprised.
Tablets Are Cool, I Just Don't Use Them
Blog  
7/25/2013   77 comments
I'm trying to understand why the three tablets I have had so far have been put aside or sold and the current one may end up an orphan.
Why Arenít Our STEM Graduates Hired?
Blog  
7/25/2013   103 comments
If US universities are graduating engineers in numbers sufficient to fill job vacancies, why is the industry getting H-1B workers to fill the slots again?


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Max Maxfield

Energizing the Young Engineers of Tomorrow
Max Maxfield
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It doesn't seem all that long ago when I was a bright-eyed, bushy-tailed young engineer. Now I feel like an old fool, but where are we going to find one at this time of the day (LOL)?

Jolt Judges and Andrew Binstock

Jolt Awards: The Best Books
Jolt Judges and Andrew Binstock
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As we do every year, Dr. Dobb's recognizes the best books of the last 12 months via the Jolt Awards -- our cycle of product awards given out every two months in each of six categories. No ...

Engineering Investigations

Air Conditioner Falls From Window, Still Works
Engineering Investigations
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It's autumn in New England. The leaves are turning to red, orange, and gold, my roses are in their second bloom, and it's time to remove the air conditioner from the window. On September ...

David Blaza

The Other Tesla
David Blaza
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I find myself going to Kickstarter and Indiegogo on a regular basis these days because they have become real innovation marketplaces. As far as I'm concerned, this is where a lot of cool ...