Building a Defense to Confound Counterfeiters
Hailey Lynne McKeefry 5/30/2014 (4) comments
In order to achieve true sustainability, OEMs need to be thinking about the environment from the day a product idea is captured on paper all the way until it makes its way to the landfill or recycling center.
Functional Safety Critical for Autonomous Cars
Junko Yoshida 5/28/2014 (6) comments
Meeting the AEC-Q100 standard isn't enough for chip vendors entering a future of fully autonomous cars. Ensuring functional safety (ISO 26262) is the critical next step for software and hardware deployed in cars.
Managing Vehicle Networking
Andrew Patterson 5/27/2014 (1) comment
The AUTOSAR alliance has been changing the way vehicle networks and ECUs are designed. Different domains in the car have different safety and performance requirements, and the in-vehicle networks must have predictable and secure performance.
The Hackaday Prize
Steve Taranovich 5/23/2014 (12) comments
The Hackaday Prize boasts the richest and most compelling prize pool ever available to hardware hackers, including a trip into space.
Teardown Compares Combo Sensors
Romain Fraux 5/21/2014 (1) comment
The latest nine-axis combo sensors from Bosch, InvenSense, and STMicro have similar costs, despite different designs, according to a System Plus Consulting chip teardown.
Drone or Not, Speed Counts
Frank Cavallaro 5/20/2014 (43) comments
Amazon has raised the bar for speedy deliveries, making the decision to outsource fulfillment to the right provider all the more crucial.
Fully Autonomous Car? Don't Buy Shotgun Yet
Junko Yoshida 5/14/2014 (7) comments
Junko Yoshida suspects that what's discussed today as an autonomous car is likely to emerge in phases. In each phase, the cars will come with fine print stipulating the conditions under which they must be driven.
Should Reference Designs Be Free?
Max Maxfield 5/12/2014 (9) comments
If using a reference design involves your purchasing that vendor's components, should there be a cost involved with the reference design? Is it more appropriate for the design to be provided for free?
The Talent Pinch
Logical Link 5/9/2014 (5) comments
We've got a missing link in the supply chain -- the availability of skilled and trained workers. If we don't close the gap, the cost will be sobering.
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