Robotics http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25776/more en 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 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 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> 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 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