2021-08-03 - Majeed Ahmad

FDO standard scores early design win

The FDO standard automates onboarding process for IoT devices while leveraging the public and private key encryption technologies.

- Sandeep Mehndiratta, Sridhar Panchapakesan, Teng-Kiat Lee

Cloud the new frontier for EDA

Under the competitive pressures of the semiconductor industry, chip designers are choosing to migrate to cloud computing technologies.

2021-08-02 - Majeed Ahmad

Configurable analog IP supplier joins the RISC-V fray

RISC-V International has accepted Agile Analog as a strategic member and that underscores critical role of analog building blocks in…

- John Dunn

Thermal time constant versus specific heat

If we know the specific heat capacity of a particular thing, we can make an estimate of the time constant…

2021-07-30 - Clientron

Retail transformation at the point of sale

Here's how Clientron was able to address Wanda Pet Group's need for a robust and future-proof point-of-sale (POS) system.

- Brian Dipert

Microsoft Xbox 360 teardown

Following up on the dissection of the original Xbox 360 Elite, this teardown explores the more integrated, cooler-running Xbox 360…

2021-07-29 - Stefano Lovati

Key steps to power production and transfer

Electronic applications involving the production and transfer of energy are of fundamental importance today.

- Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key launches Factory Tomorrow video series

Digi-Key is launching a three-part video series on innovations in industrial automation with Banner Engineering and Weidmüller.

2021-07-28 - Thomas Miller

Creating ANC earphones with balanced armatures

In true wireless stereo (TWS) earphones, balanced armature (BA) drivers bring improved fidelity and detail compared to traditional drivers.

- Dario Sabella

Defining a standard model for MEC

Operators are realizing the need to collaborate to enable inter-MEC system deployment and MEC-Cloud system coordination.