Android http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25785/more en 10-core SoC Targets Premium Mobile Media Devices http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/10-core-soc-targets-premium-mobile-media-devices <div class="field-deck"> MediaTek’s Helio X30 packs in 10 ARM cores to power premium mobile devices. It can handle 4K video as well as deep neural network applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MediaTek’s Helio X30 packs in 10 ARM cores to power premium mobile devices. It can handle 4K video as well as deep neural network applications. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/10-core-soc-targets-premium-mobile-media-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/10-core-soc-targets-premium-mobile-media-devices#comments IoT Android Mobile Microcontrollers Thu, 02 Mar 2017 20:50:00 +0000 912901 at http://electronicdesign.com Google Gives a Few Details about the Custom Security Chip it Built for Servers http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-gives-few-details-about-custom-security-chip-it-built-servers <div class="field-deck"> The brief mention of the security chip follows Google's announcement of the tensor processing unit, a chip it built to enhance machine learning in its search engine and other services. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The latest window into its semiconductor ambitions, Google said that it used custom silicon for hardware security in its data centers.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-gives-few-details-about-custom-security-chip-it-built-servers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-gives-few-details-about-custom-security-chip-it-built-servers#comments Hot Topics Defense Android Components Embedded Microprocessors Systems Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:15:00 +0000 910351 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Battery Safety: Do We Need New Regulations? http://electronicdesign.com/blog/battery-safety-do-we-need-new-regulations <div class="node-body blog-body">If Samsung’s aggressive design is found to be behind the explosions of the Galaxy Note 7, will the safety regulations for lithium batteries change?</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/battery-safety-do-we-need-new-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/battery-safety-do-we-need-new-regulations#comments Android Mobile Communications Charged Up Mon, 12 Dec 2016 21:09:00 +0000 903451 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 Ubuntu Core 16 Enables Snappy IoT http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/ubuntu-core-16-enables-snappy-iot <div class="node-body article-body">Ubuntu Core 16 targets embedded applications such as the Internet of Things with its compact, modular architecture. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/ubuntu-core-16-enables-snappy-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/ubuntu-core-16-enables-snappy-iot#comments Android Medical Mobile Dev Tools Windows Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:49:00 +0000 898621 at http://electronicdesign.com As Phones Catch Fire, Samsung Looks to Its Batteries http://electronicdesign.com/blog/phones-catch-fire-samsung-looks-its-batteries <div class="node-body blog-body">First we had hoverboards catching fire; now Samsung is recalling its Galaxy Note 7 phones because they are spontaneously catching fire...</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/phones-catch-fire-samsung-looks-its-batteries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/phones-catch-fire-samsung-looks-its-batteries#comments Hot Topics Android Communications Blogs Power Charged Up Tue, 13 Sep 2016 19:16:00 +0000 884521 at http://electronicdesign.com Hardware Design Guide to Smartphone Ambient-Light Sensing http://electronicdesign.com/android/hardware-design-guide-smartphone-ambient-light-sensing <div class="node-body article-body">The backlight of the LCD panel in a smartphone accounts for about 40% of the device’s total power consumption, so the ability to adjust its brightness in response to ambient-light levels becomes a key design challenge. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/android/hardware-design-guide-smartphone-ambient-light-sensing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/android/hardware-design-guide-smartphone-ambient-light-sensing#comments IoT Android Lighting Mobile Engineering Essentials Tue, 03 May 2016 19:13:00 +0000 875031 at http://electronicdesign.com Interactive Apps Give Standard Test Equipment a Facelift http://electronicdesign.com/blog/interactive-apps-give-standard-test-equipment-facelift <div class="node-body blog-body">The Keithley IVy app for the 2600B source measure unit (SMU) is a hands-on useful app that delivers a new look and mode of operation to a standard test system.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/interactive-apps-give-standard-test-equipment-facelift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/interactive-apps-give-standard-test-equipment-facelift#comments Android Test & Measurement Wireless Test.Pass Tue, 03 May 2016 13:30:00 +0000 874971 at http://electronicdesign.com What are the Differences Between Java Platforms from Desktops to Wearables? http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-are-differences-between-java-platforms-desktops-wearables <div class="node-body article-body">To support embedded/IoT cost-effectiveness resulting in strong technical constraints, Java platforms for embedded/IoT/wearable devices need to follow a set of requirements that make them unique compared to Java implementations on other systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-are-differences-between-java-platforms-desktops-wearables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/what-are-differences-between-java-platforms-desktops-wearables#comments IoT Android Medical Mobile What’s The Difference Between… Dev Tools Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:18:00 +0000 872141 at http://electronicdesign.com Module Delivers Supercomputer Performance http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/module-delivers-supercomputer-performance <div class="node-body article-body">NVidia’s Jetson TX1 packs supercomputer performance into a credit-card-sized module.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/module-delivers-supercomputer-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/module-delivers-supercomputer-performance#comments Automotive IoT Android Boards Robotics Microprocessors Wed, 02 Dec 2015 18:10:00 +0000 862411 at http://electronicdesign.com