2020-05-25 - Brian Dipert

Hackintosh: Choose your microprocessor

It’s time for this engineer to delve into the details of his Hackintosh systems' processors.

2020-05-06 - Bill Schweber

Is Optical Computing in Our Future?

Forget digital electronics: the long-discussed dream of optical computing may have taken another small step forward with the recent development…

2020-04-18 - Brian Dipert

What’s next for USB and Thunderbolt?

Can your application leverage the functional, performance, and other benefits of advanced interfaces, or is a COM port good enough…

2019-12-11 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Quantum Computer Design: An introduction

Quantum computers exploit the laws of physics, especially those of quantum mechanics that study subatomic particles, in practice, the one…

2019-08-30 - Carolyn Mathas

The basics of quantum computing—A tutorial

Advances in quantum computing are happening at breakneck speed. For engineers that want to be a part of its rapid…

2019-08-12 - Javier Piay

Building a Relay Computer (Part 1): The Y Switch

This mini-series of articles describes how to build a computer’s CPU (central processing unit) out of relays.

2019-06-11 - Adrian Thompson

APUs Are Revolutionizing Industry

The combination of a CPU and a GPU in the form of an APU is applicable to non-display applications like…

2019-05-15 - Jeffrey VanWashenova

Improving Road Safety With Driver Monitoring Systems

The “Vision Zero” approach from the European Union (EU) includes the goal of bringing automotive fatalities and serious injuries down…

2017-08-16 - Shoei Printing

Digital security turns to Yoctrace to fight fakes

Fuji Xerox's Yoctrace is an object recognition technology that recognises inherent random patterns inadvertently generated on the surface of objects,…

2017-08-14 - Sanmina

NVMe fabric storage delivers 15M IOPS, 75GB/s

Unlike traditional all-flash arrays, the non-blocking NDS22482F is connected to switched fabrics using six 100Gb PCIe over Ethernet links.