Community http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25749/more en Will Electric Cars Ever Be Practical? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-electric-cars-ever-be-practical <div class="node-body blog-body">They are relatively simple, silent and clean. But they are still fraught with a batch of problems that keep them from going main stream.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-electric-cars-ever-be-practical" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/will-electric-cars-ever-be-practical#comments Automotive Blogs Communiqué Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:45:00 +0000 122471 at http://electronicdesign.com Bjarne Stroustrup Talks About C++14 http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/bjarne-stroustrup-talks-about-c14 <div class="node-body article-body">Bjarne Stroustrup talks about C++ before his Q&A at the Google+ C++ Community. We had a chance to ask a few questions first. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/bjarne-stroustrup-talks-about-c14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/bjarne-stroustrup-talks-about-c14#comments Interviews Dev Tools Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:03:00 +0000 122451 at http://electronicdesign.com <p><a href="http://www.stroustrup.com" target="_blank"><strong>Bjarne Stroustrup</strong></a></p> Jason Long Talks About The MPG Extracurricular Embedded Systems Program http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/jason-long-talks-about-mpg-extracurricular-embedded-systems-program <div class="node-body article-body">The MPG program has been providing the missing link between academics and industry for over 13 years at the Schulich School of Engineering in Calgary, Canada.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/jason-long-talks-about-mpg-extracurricular-embedded-systems-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/jason-long-talks-about-mpg-extracurricular-embedded-systems-program#comments Interviews Boards Embedded Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:57:00 +0000 121821 at http://electronicdesign.com One of My Favorite Conferences http://electronicdesign.com/blog/one-my-favorite-conferences <div class="node-body blog-body">Last week (August 4-8) National Instruments held their annual NIWeek conference in Austin, TX. This was the 20th NIWeek and it proved to be another happy event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/one-my-favorite-conferences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/one-my-favorite-conferences#comments Blogs Communiqué Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:38:00 +0000 121031 at http://electronicdesign.com Have You Bought a Tablet Yet? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-you-bought-tablet-yet <div class="node-body blog-body">Virtually all of my colleagues, family and friends already have tablets. Many have had them since Apple introduced the iPad in 2010. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-you-bought-tablet-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/have-you-bought-tablet-yet#comments Blogs Communiqué Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:34:00 +0000 119991 at http://electronicdesign.com Micrel’s Rami Kanama Examines MEMS Timing Devices http://electronicdesign.com/components/micrel-s-rami-kanama-examines-mems-timing-devices <div class="field-byline"> Sally Ward-Foxton, Associate Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite the many advantages MEMS has over crystal timing products, there has been limited uptake of the technology so far. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/micrel-s-rami-kanama-examines-mems-timing-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/micrel-s-rami-kanama-examines-mems-timing-devices#comments Interviews Components Micrel Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:02:00 +0000 119331 at http://electronicdesign.com Protect PLCs from Transient Surges http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges <div class="field-byline"> Rick Zarr, Contributing Technical Expert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using careful layout and the proper protection circuitry as well as properly designed isolation can ensure years of uninterrupted service life for industrial control systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges#comments Contributing Technical Experts Power Texas Instruments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:25:00 +0000 119011 at http://electronicdesign.com Is the End Near for CDs, DVDs and MP3 Files? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/end-near-cds-dvds-and-mp3-files <div class="node-body blog-body">Most market sources say that digital music from CDs, DVDs, and MP3 downloads are in decline. That does not mean less interest in music.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/communiqu">Communiqué</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/end-near-cds-dvds-and-mp3-files" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/end-near-cds-dvds-and-mp3-files#comments Blogs Communiqué Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:37:00 +0000 118701 at http://electronicdesign.com George Romanski of Verocel Explains DO-178C Certification for Airborne Equipment http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/george-romanski-verocel-explains-do-178c-certification-airborne-equipment <div class="field-byline"> Bill Wong, Embedded/Systems/Software Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A proven process developed and refined over years of practical certification/verification experience provides test coverage and analysis compliance for DO-178B/C. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/george-romanski-verocel-explains-do-178c-certification-airborne-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/george-romanski-verocel-explains-do-178c-certification-airborne-equipment#comments Interviews Embedded Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:31:00 +0000 118251 at http://electronicdesign.com Misunderstanding Plagues the Patent System http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/misunderstanding-plagues-patent-system <div class="field-byline"> Bob Zeidman, SAFE Corporation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Business owners, entrepreneurs, and politicians are making bad decisions based on misconceptions about patents and the patent system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/misunderstanding-plagues-patent-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/misunderstanding-plagues-patent-system#comments Contributing Technical Experts Embedded Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:45:00 +0000 117721 at http://electronicdesign.com