Embedded http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25794/more en Safety-Critical RTOS Aimed At AMD Embedded G-Series SoCs http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/safety-critical-rtos-aimed-amd-embedded-g-series-socs <div class="node-body article-body">Avionics developers looking to meet demanding safety-critical performance and certification requirements in in-flight applications exploiting AMD G-Series processors may consider DDC-I’s Deos real-time operating system (RTOS) and certification artifacts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/safety-critical-rtos-aimed-amd-embedded-g-series-socs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/safety-critical-rtos-aimed-amd-embedded-g-series-socs#comments Products Embedded Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:25:00 +0000 108641 at http://electronicdesign.com Software Process Standards Ensure Safe Transportation http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/software-process-standards-ensure-safe-transportation <div class="field-byline"> Mark Pitchford, Contributing Technical Expert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coding standards aren’t enough on their own. If functional safety is to be ensured, then the whole development life cycle needs to adhere to best practices. For that, we can turn to the process standards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/software-process-standards-ensure-safe-transportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/software-process-standards-ensure-safe-transportation#comments Contributing Technical Experts Embedded Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:41:00 +0000 108611 at http://electronicdesign.com LPCXpresso Platform Aligns With mbed http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/lpcxpresso-platform-aligns-mbed <div class="node-body article-body">According to NXP, Version 2 of LPCXpresso development board now fully supports the ARM mbed platform, which provides free software libraries, hardware designs, and online tools that help accelerate prototyping of ARM-based products. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/lpcxpresso-platform-aligns-mbed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/lpcxpresso-platform-aligns-mbed#comments Products Embedded NXP Semiconductors Europe News Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:03:00 +0000 108521 at http://electronicdesign.com Add GPS To Your USB Dongle http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/add-gps-your-usb-dongle <div class="field-byline"> Lee Chee Ee, FTDI Chip </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using a basic GPS-specific chip and some standard support ICs, you can build a USB dongle that provides GPS capability with a Windows PC, enabling geolocation functions and features. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/add-gps-your-usb-dongle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/add-gps-your-usb-dongle#comments Mobile Ideas for Design Embedded Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:39:00 +0000 108381 at http://electronicdesign.com A Tale Of Two Camera Kits http://electronicdesign.com/blog/tale-two-camera-kits <div class="node-body blog-body">Technology Editor Bill Wong takes a look at Avnet’s Finboard and the Pixy Cam camera development platforms. </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/tale-two-camera-kits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/tale-two-camera-kits#comments Robotics Dev Tools Embedded Microcontrollers alt.embedded Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:33:00 +0000 108341 at http://electronicdesign.com Algorithms Augment WebRTC Media Engine Voice/Video Conferencing http://electronicdesign.com/web-tools/algorithms-augment-webrtc-media-engine-voicevideo-conferencing <div class="node-body article-body">By leveraging unique, proven algorithms, Imagination Technologies says its HelloSoft WebTRC engine enhances voice and video quality for conferencing services when using mobile and tablet platforms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/web-tools/algorithms-augment-webrtc-media-engine-voicevideo-conferencing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/web-tools/algorithms-augment-webrtc-media-engine-voicevideo-conferencing#comments Products Mobile Embedded web tools Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:36:00 +0000 108291 at http://electronicdesign.com UltraSCALE Boards Breed New Accelerator Cards http://electronicdesign.com/boards/ultrascale-boards-breed-new-accelerator-cards <div class="node-body article-body">Alpha Data added Xilinx’s 20-nm Kintex UltraSCALE devices to its off-the-shelf board portfolio, thus enabling a new class of accelerator cards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/boards/ultrascale-boards-breed-new-accelerator-cards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/boards/ultrascale-boards-breed-new-accelerator-cards#comments Products Boards Embedded Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:56:00 +0000 108251 at http://electronicdesign.com Use Advanced PCB Technology To Produce 50% Smaller Product Designs http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/use-advanced-pcb-technology-produce-50-smaller-product-designs <div class="field-byline"> pi Zhang, Nuvation Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">High-density interconnect (HDI) technology allows PCB designers to increase the routing density, reduce the layer count, and improve the thermal and electrical characteristics of their board designs. Advanced via technology allows two conventional eight-layer cards to be combined into one 18-layer HDI card creating a product that is 50% smaller. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/use-advanced-pcb-technology-produce-50-smaller-product-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/use-advanced-pcb-technology-produce-50-smaller-product-designs#comments Ideas for Design Embedded Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:46:00 +0000 108241 at http://electronicdesign.com Serial Presence Detect EEPROM Meets DDR4 Needs http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/serial-presence-detect-eeprom-meets-ddr4-needs <div class="node-body article-body">The 34AA04 4-kbyte I2C serial presence detect (SPD) EEPROM is designed to work with next-generation Double Data Rate 4 (DDR4) SDRAM modules used in high-speed PCs and laptops. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/serial-presence-detect-eeprom-meets-ddr4-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/serial-presence-detect-eeprom-meets-ddr4-needs#comments Products Digital ICs Embedded Memory Microchip Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:37:00 +0000 108211 at http://electronicdesign.com Tiny Rambus Lensless Camera Could be Added to Any Electronic Device http://electronicdesign.com/tiny-rambus-lensless-camera-could-be-added-any-electronic-device <div class="node-body link-body">Rambus has developed a diffraction-based lensless imaging system that could be used in tiny sensors for the "Internet of Things". Extremely small, thin and solid state, their Lensless Smart Sensor shifts the optics to occur through computational processing rather than relying on a lens and housing, dramatically reducing size and cost of the overall system. </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/RambusCameraVideoPromo.jpg?1398087956" /> </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/tiny-rambus-lensless-camera-could-be-added-any-electronic-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Embedded Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:43:00 +0000 108191 at http://electronicdesign.com