One thing that always shows up at the Embedded Systems Conference/Design West is chips and lots of them. Everthing from microcontrollers to microprocessors to FPGAs. Here we take a look at the two ends of this spectrum.

Also at the show were dev kits and demos for newly released chips like Texas Instrument's 16-bit MSP430FR58xx Wolverine series. The Wolverine has unified FRAM storage subsystem for code and data (see FRAM Microcontroller Targets Low Power Applications).

And now onto the other details.