2020-08-11 - Majeed Ahmad

Silicon 100: The golden age of hardware startups

We are now witnessing the golden age of hardware startups focused on information and communication technologies.

2020-08-06 - Chris Tapp

Compilers in the alien world of functional safety

Across sectors, the world of functional safety puts new requirements on developers. Functionally safe code must include defensive code to…

2020-08-05 - Daniel Browning

Developing open-source smart farming systems

This article explores the challenges that farmers face today, the research project’s findings, and how these findings can help address…

2020-08-03 - Christian Eder

Understanding the COM-HPC standard for modular system designs

The embedded computing industry is about to launch COM-HPC as the next-generation standard for modular system designs. Since COM-HPC is…

2020-07-27 - Cadence, UMC

Cadence and UMC certify mmWave reference flow on 28HPC+ process

Collaboration enables customers to utilize Cadence RF solutions to design 5G, IoT and automotive applications on UMC’s 28nm process technology...

2020-06-08 - STMicroelectronics

Reference design enables compact wearables with social-distancing

ST announces a compact and cost-effective reference design suited for monitoring social distancing, assuring remote operation, provisioning, and providing contact…

2020-06-04 - Kay Annamalai

USB Type-C port implementation challenges and design solutions

USB from 1.1 to 3.2 and Beyond First launched in 1996, the universal serial bus (USB) unified the roles of…

- Susan Nordyk

32-bit MCUs improve motor control

Additions to the Renesas RX family of MCUs offer single-chip equipment control and networking for enhanced industrial automation.

2020-06-03 - Mathias Fritzson

Software-defined automobiles: An efficient platform for essential parallelization

Are we at a critical juncture in how the industry moves forward with software-defined automobiles? As automotive functionality increases and…

2020-06-01 - Liam Keese

Why component integration matters for space-based PLL synthesizers

By integrating RF and synthesizer components into a monolithic RF IC, engineers can solve size and complexity design challenges in…