Blogs

Jan 18, 2017

Carrying a Jetson TX1

Technology Editor Bill Wong takes ConnectTech’s Orbitty Carrier for a ride with NVidia’s Jetson TX1....More
Dec 22, 2016

NYU Wireless: Engineering Research Looks Beyond 5G1

Having already shown that a Line of Sight isn’t necessary for millimeter-wave systems, NYU Wireless researchers keep innovating and researching beyond 5G....More
Jan 04, 2017

5 Things You Must Know About the New Bluetooth 51

Longer range, faster speed, and larger broadcast message capacity come with Bluetooth 5, which makes it an even stronger wireless competitor in the IoT space....More
Feb 18, 2014

Five companies to look out for at Embedded World 2014

Are you planning on visiting the Embedded World show in Nuremberg, Germany next week? Here are my top five picks of companies to make a beeline for....More
Dec 12, 2016

An Amateur’s View on the P2 (Part 1)

Justin Mamaradlo performed LTSpice simulations on the venerable P2 op amp, prompted by a recent Electronic Design article on an updated varactor input amplifier design....More
Jul 11, 2013

Passive Components Still See Ink And Innovation6

Electronic Design's editor-in-chief, Joe Desposito, notes that ten percent of the Top 101 Components of the past year are passives such as resistors, capacitors and inductors. Why? Because there's still innovation going on in the design of these basic electronic components....More
Dec 16, 2014

Malicious Malware Could Grab Your Christmas Cash1

One of the most financially successful and prevalent cyber crimes involves the hacking of retail point-of-sale (PoS). It thus requires systems as well as major stores and retail outlets to shore up their defenses against such attacks to maintain customer confidence....More
Apr 17, 2015

Thinking About Communications, and a Farewell14

Looking at the calendar, I see that according to today's date, I am . . . just about . . . RETIRED!....More
Sep 30, 2016

DOT Raises Specter of Autonomous Vehicle Tech Pre-Approval8

The Federal Automated Vehicles Policy fills a need for government oversight of this rapidly evolving technology, but is pre-market approval going too far?....More
Commentaries and Blogs
Guest Blogs
Jul 15, 2016
blog

Simple Yet Effective ESD Testing Methods for Higher Reliability 7

There are multiple ways to test for electrostatic discharge, ranging from implementing a human-body or machine model to....using a balloon and a comb?...More
Apr 8, 2016
Commentary

Confabbing on the Fabless Fad 5

High capital and maintenance costs, and EDA advances along with abstractions to deal with chip complexity, have been leading contributors to the fabless migration....More
Mar 2, 2016
Article

Home or Very Small Office Electronic Circuit Prototypes, Part 4 24

Part 4 focuses on testing for a reflow oven and build of a mixed SMT/through-hole board....More

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