Markets http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25769/more en Chips Make Software Defined Networking Work http://electronicdesign.com/communications/chips-make-software-defined-networking-work <div class="node-body article-body">Chips from Broadcom and Cavium let designers build the next generation of software defined network (SDN) switches. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/chips-make-software-defined-networking-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/chips-make-software-defined-networking-work#comments Mobile Communications Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:50:00 +0000 138411 at http://electronicdesign.com SWaP-C-Optimized Rugged Mission Computer Extends Performance http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance <div class="node-body article-body">The Parvus DuraCOR 80-41 from Curtiss-Wright is a size, weight, power, and cost (SWaP-C)-optimized subsystem to extend the performance of compact, lightweight rugged mission computers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/swap-c-optimized-rugged-mission-computer-extends-performance#comments Defense Products Embedded Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:30:00 +0000 136991 at http://electronicdesign.com Cortex-M7 Takes Aim at the IoT High Ground http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m7-takes-aim-iot-high-ground <div class="node-body article-body">ARM’s Cortex-M7 fills out their microcontroller line. It is code compatible with the Cortex-M4 but offering improved performance and scalability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m7-takes-aim-iot-high-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m7-takes-aim-iot-high-ground#comments Automotive Medical Mobile Robotics Microcontrollers ST Microelectronics Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:29:00 +0000 136551 at http://electronicdesign.com 720-W Li-ion Battery Optimized for Electric Vehicles http://electronicdesign.com/power/720-w-li-ion-battery-optimized-electric-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body">The EVC-116-720 from Green Watt Power is a 2 stage constant current/constant voltage lithium-ion (Li-ion) charger designed for on-board electric vehicle applications including electric scooters, motorcycles, and ATVs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/720-w-li-ion-battery-optimized-electric-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/720-w-li-ion-battery-optimized-electric-vehicles#comments Automotive Products Power Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:09:00 +0000 136471 at http://electronicdesign.com ASIL-C Functional Safety Simplified with 48-V Battery-Cell Controller http://electronicdesign.com/power/asil-c-functional-safety-simplified-48-v-battery-cell-controller <div class="node-body article-body">Freescale’s 14-cell lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery-cell controller meets the stringent requirements for ASIL-C functional safety in industrial and automotive applications—at a lower cost. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/asil-c-functional-safety-simplified-48-v-battery-cell-controller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/asil-c-functional-safety-simplified-48-v-battery-cell-controller#comments Automotive Products Power Freescale Europe News Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:12:00 +0000 135421 at http://electronicdesign.com ARMed and Ready http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/armed-and-ready <div class="node-body article-body">AdaCore’s new Ada for the ARM Cortex opens the door for serious embedded applications but the learning curve can be a little steep; hopefully this article will give you a good start.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/armed-and-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/armed-and-ready#comments Defense Design Solutions Medical Robotics Dev Tools Microcontrollers Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:32:00 +0000 133571 at http://electronicdesign.com LTE Could Invigorate Sluggish Baseband-Processor Industry http://electronicdesign.com/processors/lte-could-invigorate-sluggish-baseband-processor-industry <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm still leads the pack in a cellular-baseband-processor market that saw just a 2.5% y/y climb in Q1 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/processors/lte-could-invigorate-sluggish-baseband-processor-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/processors/lte-could-invigorate-sluggish-baseband-processor-industry#comments 4G Trends & Analysis Mobile LTE processors Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 132501 at http://electronicdesign.com Courtesy of Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images London Calling - Would You Trust Driverless Trucks? http://electronicdesign.com/london-calling-would-you-trust-driverless-trucks <div class="node-body link-body">Convoys of automated trucks could soon be thundering down a highway near you. Are you ready to share the road? Electronic Design European Editor Paul Whytock looks at the technology that enables driverless trucks and the fuel savings they could achieve. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/LondonCallingDriverless.png?1410959918" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/london-calling-would-you-trust-driverless-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Systems Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:13:00 +0000 132421 at http://electronicdesign.com Smartphone Sensor Rivals Point-and-Shoot Camera http://electronicdesign.com/components/smartphone-sensor-rivals-point-and-shoot-camera <div class="node-body article-body">Leveraging a highly sensitive MOS sensor, Panasonic’s Android-based Lumix DMC-CM1 smartphone can produce high-quality images.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/smartphone-sensor-rivals-point-and-shoot-camera" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/smartphone-sensor-rivals-point-and-shoot-camera#comments Mobile Components Embedded Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:52:00 +0000 131941 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>The CM1 uses an f/2.8 Leica lens to capture higher resolution images. (Photo courtesy of Panasonic)</p> Industrial Robot Works Side by Side with Humans http://electronicdesign.com/systems/industrial-robot-works-side-side-humans <div class="node-body article-body">The YuMi dual-arm robot works in tandem with humans on production tasks, such as fabrication of delicate electronics components.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/systems/industrial-robot-works-side-side-humans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/systems/industrial-robot-works-side-side-humans#comments Hot Topics Robotics Embedded Systems Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:40:00 +0000 131931 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>The YuMi dual-arm robot performs with enough accuracy to thread a needle. (Image courtesy of ABB)</p>