Markets http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25769/more en 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> Power Efficient Multicore SoCs Handle Vision and HMI Chores http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/power-efficient-multicore-socs-handle-vision-and-hmi-chores <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instruments’ AM5K2Exx and 66AK2Exx multicore SoCs address a range of applications from computer vision to user interface. They are based on Arm Cortex-A15 cores. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/power-efficient-multicore-socs-handle-vision-and-hmi-chores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/power-efficient-multicore-socs-handle-vision-and-hmi-chores#comments Defense Mobile DSPs Microcontrollers Microprocessors Texas Instruments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0000 131311 at http://electronicdesign.com Customers Influence Ford F-150 Instrument-Cluster Redesign http://electronicdesign.com/displays/customers-influence-ford-f-150-instrument-cluster-redesign <div class="field-deck"> New features in the 2015 F-150 truck include a vehicle-centered display with accessories better equipped for glove-wearing drivers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After surveying customers, Ford’s F-150 design team concluded that truck drivers preferred a vehicle-centered display as opposed to revolving media, which led to the development of “MyView.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/displays/customers-influence-ford-f-150-instrument-cluster-redesign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/displays/customers-influence-ford-f-150-instrument-cluster-redesign#comments Automotive Displays Systems Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:47:00 +0000 131281 at http://electronicdesign.com Edison Lights Up IDF 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/edison-lights-idf-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Intel's Edison module popped up all around the 2014 Intel Developer Forum in robots, control systems and other embedded devices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/edison-lights-idf-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/edison-lights-idf-2014#comments Hot Topics Boards Mobile Robotics Embedded Intel Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:22:00 +0000 129441 at http://electronicdesign.com Gimbals Add Flexibility to Industrial Exoskeleton http://electronicdesign.com/systems/gimbals-add-flexibility-industrial-exoskeleton <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Navy plans to evaluate and test Lockheed Martin’s FORTIS industrial exoskeletons, which help minimize fatigue in heavy-duty operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/systems/gimbals-add-flexibility-industrial-exoskeleton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/systems/gimbals-add-flexibility-industrial-exoskeleton#comments Hot Topics Robotics Systems Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 128351 at http://electronicdesign.com Using An SPI Interface To Improve FPGA Routing http://electronicdesign.com/eda/using-spi-interface-improve-fpga-routing <div class="field-deck"> Using SPI interface to free FPGA routing resources is allowing over 90% utilization, fast timing closure and supports modular design approach without consequences. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using SPI interface to free FPGA routing resources is allowing over 90% utilization, fast timing closure and supports modular design approach without consequences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/using-spi-interface-improve-fpga-routing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/using-spi-interface-improve-fpga-routing#comments Defense Design Solutions Medical EDA Sat, 06 Sep 2014 03:14:00 +0000 124361 at http://electronicdesign.com