PORTLAND, Ore. — IBM's Watson now does "deep learning," thanks to its acquisition of AlchemyAPI — the darling of journalists — from Fortune to ...
BARCELONA — Qualcomm recently detailed LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U), designed to extend LTE Advanced to unlicensed 5GHz spectrum for higher capacity and coverage.
NUREMBERG, Germany — Developers of battery-powered, wireless devices now have a host of new MCU choices to work with, thanks to a pair of product ...
Everyone benefits from good documentation. So why does so much of it suck, and how can companies do better?
PORTLAND, Ore. — Two-dimensional (2D) materials like graphene are predicted to succeed silicon at the end of the International Technology Roadmap for ...
BARCELONA — Researchers from Nokia and Ericsson detailed at the Mobile World Congress their work so far to find spectrum needed to carry a variety of 5G ...
NUREMBERG, Germany — On Nvidia's booth at Embedded World, a robot arm was swinging a stereo camera assembly, in a drone-like fashion, demonstrating ...
IBM and HP slipped while Cisco and Lenovo gained share in the worldwide server market in 2014. That's the upshot of Gartner's fourth-quarter and full-year report ...
BARCELONA – In the face of polite skepticism from GSMA Director General Anne Bouverot at the Mobile Word Congress Tuesday, Federal Communications ...
BARCELONA — One Freescale executive who appears to have secured his spot in the soon-to-be merged NXP is Geoff Lees, senior vice president and general ...
BARCELONA - Decisions on how to use 500 MHz to 1,000 MHz of additional spectrum for current and future 5G services must evolve with consensus among multiple ...
Rohde & Schwarz is introducing 5 5G test setup at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. The equipment consists of a SMW200A vector signal ...
NUREMBERG, Germany — Without breathing a whisper about its merger plans, Freescale positioned itself as an end-to-end provider for Internet of Things (IoT) ...
BARCELONA – Marvell announced that it has open-sourced the company’s software crown jewel, KinomaJS.
Smartphone, Samsung in Trouble
Rick Merritt 10 comments
It feels like trouble ahead for smartphones in general and Samsung specifically.
Intel Calls for 3D IC
Zvi Or-Bach 7 comments
At the recent ISSCC Intel presented the following slide. Quoting from Extremetech coverage: "At 10nm and below, the path forward will become increasingly murky. What Intel ...
Wireless Links to Provide Automation & Enhanced Efficiency in Medical Apps
Paul Dillien 0 comments
Two recent events led me to write this article. I have written several times about field-programmable radio frequency (FPRF) devices that can become nearly universal ...
Nvidia Gives Android a Console Play
Jon Peddie 4 comments
Nvidia has been steadily investing in and expanding the capabilities of its Shield product line and Grid server system. The original product, the Shield Portable, a game ...
Engineers Can Solve Great Problems
Fred Molinari 3 comments
Engineers love to solve big problems. They get turned on by engineering challenges to world issues, not just technological issues.
Musings With Regard To Being a One-Armed Engineer
Max Maxfield 7 comments
I had a bit of a scare recently. It gave me pause for thought, and the thought at the forefront of my mind was: "If I were to lose my left arm, how would this impact my ability to create ...
Leonard Nimoy, We'll Miss you
Martin Rowe 5 comments
Like many of you, I was saddened to hear the news of Leonard Nimoy's death. His Star Trek character Mr. Spock was an inspiration to many of us who entered technical fields.
Add USB Battery Charging Protocols to an Android-Based Design
Rajaram Regupathy, Cypress Semiconductor Post a comment
Editorial Note: Excerpted from Unboxing Android: A hands on approach with real world examples, by Rajaram Regupathy, the author takes you through the process incorporating effective power ...
Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell 16 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...