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Drones: 10 Novel Uses For Your City
7/27/2015   Post a comment
Drones are becoming more than mere law enforcement adjuncts, as cities find new ways to save money and even raise revenue with the unmanned aerial vehicles.
Electronics Swapfest Brings the Old and Not-So-Old
7/23/2015   9 comments
It's my annual visit to the electronics flea market at MIT so see what's new, or should I say, old, in test equipment, computer, tools, and anything else.
10 Views of Semicon West
7/17/2015   4 comments
Systems-in-package could prop up a semiconductor industry falling off Moore’s Law, but hopes IoT will be the next driver may be too optimistic.
10 Things Not to Miss at ESC Silicon Valley
7/16/2015   7 comments
Here are 10 things you should consider doing at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) next week.
Top 10 Supercomputers in View
7/16/2015   13 comments
The Top 10 supercomputers in the world were announced at the International Supercomputer Conference (ISC-2015, July 22-25) shown here in a slideshow.
Intel Showcases Its Supercomputing Future at ISC
7/13/2015   2 comments
Intel revealed more details about its forthcoming Xeon Phi (as having 72-cores), its renewed alliance with Hewlett Packard to supply high-performance computing at all price/performance levels, its expanding repertoire of Centers-of-Excellence, and its vertical integration supplying processors, interconnection fabrics, storage and software at the International Supercomputer Conference 2015 (ISC, July 12-16, Frankfurt, Germany).
8 Views of the Chip Horizon
7/6/2015   17 comments
The Imec Technology Forum provided updates on the outlook for EUV lithography as well as work on the 10nm semiconductor node and beyond.
USB Protocol Analyzers Show What's Under the Bus
7/1/2015   1 comment
Get an overview of what's available for troubleshooting and characterizing USB when designing embedded devices. One is free, another is build-your-own.

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