Robotics http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25776/more en Top 50 Employers in Electronic Design http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design <div class="field-deck"> Some companies took risks to put pieces in the right places—and in the end they spelled success. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This year's rankings were dominated by a surprise player.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design#comments Automotive Defense Energy Lighting Medical Mobile Communications Robotics Components Embedded Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:23:00 +0000 124401 at http://electronicdesign.com The Method Behind Our Mathematics, 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Take a closer look at the methodology we employed in compiling the 2014 installment of our Top 50 Employers in Electronic Design rankings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014#comments Automotive Defense Energy Lighting Medical Mobile Communications Robotics Components Embedded Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:17:00 +0000 124671 at http://electronicdesign.com C++14 Adds Embedded Features http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/c14-adds-embedded-features <div class="node-body article-body">The C++14 standard is finally set. We take a look at some of the new features that might be useful to embedded programmers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/c14-adds-embedded-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/c14-adds-embedded-features#comments Defense Medical Robotics Dev Tools Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:47:00 +0000 122751 at http://electronicdesign.com Watching Robots Giving A Hand http://electronicdesign.com/blog/watching-robots-giving-hand <div class="node-body blog-body">Robots are showing up in more places from bomb disposable to drones. Getting robots to take on more tasks often requires using a better hand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/watching-robots-giving-hand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/watching-robots-giving-hand#comments Robotics Electromechanical alt.embedded Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:50:00 +0000 122001 at http://electronicdesign.com SoC Can Handle Multiple Industrial Networks http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/soc-can-handle-multiple-industrial-networks <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instrument's Sitara AM437x includes four Programmable Real-Time Unit Industrial Communication Subsystems that can handle protocols like EtherCAT and PROFINET.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/soc-can-handle-multiple-industrial-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/soc-can-handle-multiple-industrial-networks#comments Defense Medical Robotics Electromechanical Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:14:00 +0000 121401 at http://electronicdesign.com Processor Independent Embedded Platform Supports Modular Development http://electronicdesign.com/boards/processor-independent-embedded-platform-supports-modular-development <div class="node-body article-body">E3 Embedded Systems is taking its Processor Independent Embedded Platform (PIEP) to Kickstarter to see if the embedded community can take advantage of a modular prototyping system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/boards/processor-independent-embedded-platform-supports-modular-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/boards/processor-independent-embedded-platform-supports-modular-development#comments Boards Medical Robotics Dev Tools Digital ICs DSPs Embedded Microcontrollers Texas Instruments Microchip Freescale Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:50:00 +0000 121141 at http://electronicdesign.com Advanced Robots “Swarm” NYC’s Museum of Math http://electronicdesign.com/systems/advanced-robots-swarm-nyc-s-museum-math <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Algorithms created by the Multi-Robot Systems Lab allow robots to communicate with one another and perform specific tasks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/systems/advanced-robots-swarm-nyc-s-museum-math" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/systems/advanced-robots-swarm-nyc-s-museum-math#comments Robotics News Systems Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:54:00 +0000 117681 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Swarm Bot connecting to others on MoMath&#39;s Math Sqaure.&nbsp;</p> Asymmetric Microcontrollers Tame Power Consumption http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/asymmetric-microcontrollers-tame-power-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">Now that asymmetric microcontrollers are becoming more common, they are providing more opportunities for reducing power requirements and modularizing software development. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/asymmetric-microcontrollers-tame-power-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/asymmetric-microcontrollers-tame-power-consumption#comments Defense Mobile Robotics Dev Tools Microcontrollers NXP Semiconductors Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:30:00 +0000 116081 at http://electronicdesign.com Raspberry Pi B+ Gets A+ http://electronicdesign.com/boards/raspberry-pi-b-gets <div class="node-body article-body">Technology Editor Bill Wong takes a look at the Raspberry Pi B+. It adds mounting holes and MicroSD support. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/boards/raspberry-pi-b-gets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/boards/raspberry-pi-b-gets#comments Boards Mobile Robotics Microcontrollers Microprocessors modules Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:03:00 +0000 115761 at http://electronicdesign.com Running Ada 2012 On The Cortex-M4 http://electronicdesign.com/blog/running-ada-2012-cortex-m4 <div class="node-body blog-body">The latest open-source Ada 2012 system from AdaCore, running on STMicroelectronics’ STM32 F4 Discovery board, is based on ARM’s Cortex-M4 microcontroller. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/running-ada-2012-cortex-m4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/running-ada-2012-cortex-m4#comments Defense Robotics Dev Tools Microcontrollers ST Microelectronics alt.embedded Tue, 08 Jul 2014 01:32:00 +0000 115051 at http://electronicdesign.com