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8|18|2014 When it comes to developing new ASIC, ASSP, and SoC designs, FPGA-based prototyping systems offer a number of advantages over other prototyping solutions. These ...

8|15|2014 MADISON, Wis. — China's tablet market is in turmoil, with stagnant growth and fierce competition from phablets featuring cellular network connectivity. ...

8|13|2014 MADISON, Wis. — Feeling little love from the US investment community while being lured by a golden handshake from their government, some Chinese fabless ...

8|13|2014 At last week's IEEE EMC Symposium, engineer-musicians assembled for two 90-minute sessions of pure entertainment for the attendees. Originally formed for the ...

8|13|2014 PORTLAND, Ore. — Every engineer is worried whether Moore's Law (that the density of transistors will double every two years) can be extended forever. So ...

8|12|2014 CUPERTINO, Calif. — Next year, Microsoft will start plugging Altera FPGA cards into new servers it deploys to run its Bing search service. Someday it might ...

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