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…

2020-08-04 - Nitin Dahad

AI-based substrate calibration tool accurately predicts failures

Paris-based EDA startup Intento Design has introduced an artificial-intelligence (AI) based tool that calibrates the extracted substrate model for any…

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...

2020-06-30 - Brian Dipert

Apple’s transition to Arm chips

Performance, power consumption, and control are the three primary factors behind Apple’s transition to Arm chips.

2020-06-04 - 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.

2020-05-27 - Antoine Dubois, Erik Santiago

Safely controlling an EV traction inverter

Safety is the prime concern when designing electric vehicle (EV) inverters and their control systems. This article discusses the requirements…

2020-05-26 - Susan Nordyk

Microcontroller lineup is safety-ready

Microchip’s AVR DA family of microcontrollers is recommended for safety-critical applications in both industrial and automotive products.

2020-05-11 - Brian Dipert

Why the Raspberry Pi 4 should catch your eye

If you’re basing your next system design on the Arm architecture, the Raspberry Pi Foundation’s various boards are an intriguing…

2020-01-15 - Glenn Weinreb

Get grants to develop technology to reduce CO2 emissions

Nonprofit organization Manhattan 2 offers engineers $5k to develop free and open technology to help mitigate climate change.