Engineering Essentials http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25764/more en What’s the Difference Between Blockchains, Cryptocurrency, Audit Trails, and Databases? http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-s-difference-between-blockchains-cryptocurrency-audit-trails-and-databases <div class="field-deck"> Find out that blockchains, cryptocurrency, audit trails, and databases have in common and what’s different and why they are important to embedded developers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Find out that blockchains, cryptocurrency, audit trails, and databases have in common and what’s different and why they are important to embedded developers.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-s-difference-between-blockchains-cryptocurrency-audit-trails-and-databases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-s-difference-between-blockchains-cryptocurrency-audit-trails-and-databases#comments Defense IoT Medical Mobile Engineering Essentials What’s The Difference Between… Dev Tools Embedded Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:32:00 +0000 912141 at http://electronicdesign.com Designing Low-Power Displays for the Battery-Powered IoT http://electronicdesign.com/displays/designing-low-power-displays-battery-powered-iot <div class="node-body article-body">Discover how bistable technologies enable us to incorporate displays into battery-powered and even batteryless devices, and when to select an e-paper, LCD, or OLED display for your application.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/displays/designing-low-power-displays-battery-powered-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/displays/designing-low-power-displays-battery-powered-iot#comments Automotive IoT Medical Mobile Engineering Essentials Displays Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:11:00 +0000 912131 at http://electronicdesign.com Practical Approaches to IoT Test Challenges http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/practical-approaches-iot-test-challenges <div class="node-body article-body">How does one make tools and machines that have not changed in form or function for decades into user-friendly, connected, standards-certified electronic devices? Find out. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/practical-approaches-iot-test-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/practical-approaches-iot-test-challenges#comments IoT Medical Mobile Engineering Essentials Test & Measurement Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:20:00 +0000 911511 at http://electronicdesign.com Synchronizing Trading Clocks for Regulatory Compliance—Are Your Networks Ready? http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/synchronizing-trading-clocks-regulatory-compliance-are-your-networks-ready <div class="node-body article-body">Accurate time synchronization in financial networks is imperative for compliance with the latest regulatory mandates.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/synchronizing-trading-clocks-regulatory-compliance-are-your-networks-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/synchronizing-trading-clocks-regulatory-compliance-are-your-networks-ready#comments Mobile Engineering Essentials Digital ICs Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:44:00 +0000 911381 at http://electronicdesign.com Stop the Copycats: Reasons for Choosing Design-Patent Protection http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/stop-copycats-reasons-choosing-design-patent-protection <div class="field-byline"> Eric Amundsen, Jason Honeyman, and Andrea Merin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This in-depth look at design patents, which ultimately provide product protection, details their benefits and compares them against utility patents. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/stop-copycats-reasons-choosing-design-patent-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/stop-copycats-reasons-choosing-design-patent-protection#comments Engineering Essentials Embedded Tue, 27 Dec 2016 19:24:00 +0000 906391 at http://electronicdesign.com BLE v4.2: Creating Faster, More Secure, Power-Efficient Designs—Part 4 http://electronicdesign.com/communications/ble-v42-creating-faster-more-secure-power-efficient-designs-part-4 <div class="node-body article-body">How do the new features in Bluetooth 4.2 increase data bandwidth, reduce power consumption, and enhance security—and impact system performance?</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/ble-v42-creating-faster-more-secure-power-efficient-designs-part-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/ble-v42-creating-faster-more-secure-power-efficient-designs-part-4#comments Automotive Mobile Communications Engineering Essentials Wireless Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:21:00 +0000 903931 at http://electronicdesign.com Thinkstock Images Oscilloscope Triggering Advanced Course: Protocol Triggering http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-protocol-triggering <div class="node-body article-body">This third article in the Oscilloscope Triggering Advanced Course takes a close look at hardware protocol triggering. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-protocol-triggering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/oscilloscope-triggering-advanced-course-protocol-triggering#comments Medical Mobile Engineering Essentials Oscilloscopes Test & Measurement Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:53:00 +0000 902521 at http://electronicdesign.com Crypto Essentials http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/crypto-essentials <div class="node-body article-body">Encryption is critical to network computer communication, secure storage, and a host of other security aspects to computing, including the Internet of Things (IoT).</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/crypto-essentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/crypto-essentials#comments IoT Android Medical Mobile Engineering Essentials Dev Tools Embedded iOS Windows Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:22:00 +0000 900941 at http://electronicdesign.com Energy Efficiency of Computing: What’s Next? http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/energy-efficiency-computing-what-s-next <div class="node-body article-body">Can computing efficiency that exploits idle and standby modes (which are more representative of “typical use”) be improved more rapidly than peak output efficiency?</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/energy-efficiency-computing-what-s-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/energy-efficiency-computing-what-s-next#comments Engineering Essentials Microprocessors Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:03:00 +0000 898421 at http://electronicdesign.com Integrating POSIX and ARINC in FACE-Aligned Operating Systems http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/integrating-posix-and-arinc-face-aligned-operating-systems <div class="node-body article-body">To achieve FACE alignment, a safety-critical embedded operating system must provide a combination of features historically found in certified ARINC 653 OSs, as well as POSIX APIs found in real-time OSs.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/integrating-posix-and-arinc-face-aligned-operating-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/integrating-posix-and-arinc-face-aligned-operating-systems#comments Defense Engineering Essentials Dev Tools Embedded Mon, 14 Nov 2016 21:19:00 +0000 897721 at http://electronicdesign.com