Microcontrollers http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25799/more en Cortex-M0+ Handles Energy-Sensitive Applications http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m0-handles-energy-sensitive-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Silicon Labs’ Cortex-M0+ Happy Gecko minimizes power requirements across the board, including a crystal-less, low energy USB interface making it ideal for energy-sensitive applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m0-handles-energy-sensitive-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m0-handles-energy-sensitive-applications#comments Mobile Microcontrollers Tue, 26 May 2015 16:38:00 +0000 839551 at http://electronicdesign.com Safety Document Package Targets ADAS http://electronicdesign.com/blog/safety-document-package-targets-adas <div class="node-body blog-body">The paper trail is critical to getting various approvals or certifications and it needs to start at the lowest level. This is why ARM’s latest announcement is important.</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/safety-document-package-targets-adas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/safety-document-package-targets-adas#comments Automotive Mobile Dev Tools Microcontrollers Microprocessors alt.embedded Tue, 26 May 2015 13:28:00 +0000 839521 at http://electronicdesign.com Bootload Wirelessly Using the Bluetooth Serial Port Profile http://electronicdesign.com/communications/bootload-wirelessly-using-bluetooth-serial-port-profile <div class="node-body article-body">The Internet of Things is driving wireless connectivity, and wireless bootloading offers many benefits for product development and deployment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/bootload-wirelessly-using-bluetooth-serial-port-profile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/bootload-wirelessly-using-bluetooth-serial-port-profile#comments Design Solutions Mobile Communications Dev Tools Microcontrollers Wireless Thu, 14 May 2015 19:01:00 +0000 839101 at http://electronicdesign.com Dual-Issue Multicore SOC Handles Soft Peripherals http://electronicdesign.com/blog/dual-issue-multicore-soc-handles-soft-peripherals <div class="node-body blog-body">XMOS has doubled the number of instructions per clock cycle with its new, multicore xCORE-200 platform. It also delivers gigabit Ethernet support for under $5. </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/dual-issue-multicore-soc-handles-soft-peripherals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/dual-issue-multicore-soc-handles-soft-peripherals#comments Automotive Defense Mobile Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors alt.embedded Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:45:00 +0000 838041 at http://electronicdesign.com The Many Faces of Embedded Security http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/many-faces-embedded-security <div class="field-deck"> While there is no such thing as absolute security, it is possible to make things much more difficult for a would-be attacker. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While there is no such thing as absolute security, it is possible to make things much more difficult for a would-be attacker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/many-faces-embedded-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/many-faces-embedded-security#comments Automotive Defense Medical Mobile Dev Tools Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:59:00 +0000 837981 at http://electronicdesign.com MSP430 MCU Family Expands to 32 Bits http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/msp430-mcu-family-expands-32-bits <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instruments expanded its ultra-low power MSP430 family with the 32-bit, Cortex-M4F core MSP432.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/msp430-mcu-family-expands-32-bits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/msp430-mcu-family-expands-32-bits#comments Medical Mobile Robotics Microcontrollers Texas Instruments Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:17:00 +0000 837371 at http://electronicdesign.com Ultra-Low Power Cortex-M3 Targets Wireless IoT http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/ultra-low-power-cortex-m3-targets-wireless-iot <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instruments’ Cortex-M3-based SimpleLink family handles ultra-low power applications for the Internet of Things. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/ultra-low-power-cortex-m3-targets-wireless-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/ultra-low-power-cortex-m3-targets-wireless-iot#comments Mobile Communications Microcontrollers Texas Instruments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:11:00 +0000 837201 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Figure 1. TI&rsquo;s&nbsp;SimpleLink&nbsp;wireless microcontroller family has up to 128 Kbytes of flash an 20 Kbytes of&nbsp;SRAM&nbsp;and an 8&nbsp;Kbyte&nbsp;cache.</p> ADAS Micro Handles Multiple Cameras http://electronicdesign.com/blog/adas-micro-handles-multiple-cameras <div class="node-body blog-body">Freescale’s S32V234 ADAS system-on-chip addresses high-performance automotive systems by including Cognivue’'s APEX2 image-processing technology.</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/adas-micro-handles-multiple-cameras" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/adas-micro-handles-multiple-cameras#comments Automotive Displays Microcontrollers alt.embedded Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:13:00 +0000 837041 at http://electronicdesign.com Q&A: Salas on the SPOT in Low-Power Design http://electronicdesign.com/power/qa-salas-spot-low-power-design <div class="node-body article-body">Technology Editor Bill Wong talks with Mike Salas about subthreshold power-optimized technology (SPOT) and what it means for the future of MCUs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/qa-salas-spot-low-power-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/qa-salas-spot-low-power-design#comments Interviews Microcontrollers Power Fri, 13 Mar 2015 20:40:00 +0000 836201 at http://electronicdesign.com Q&A: Tom Starnes Examines the NXP-Freescale Union http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/qa-tom-starnes-examines-nxp-freescale-union <div class="field-deck"> NXP will nearly double its revenues by buying Freescale but what changes will really take place? Objective Analysis’ Tom Starnes discusses the acquisition. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NXP will nearly double its revenues by buying Freescale but what changes will really take place? Objective Analysis’ Tom Starnes discusses the acquisition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/qa-tom-starnes-examines-nxp-freescale-union" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/qa-tom-starnes-examines-nxp-freescale-union#comments Automotive Analog Interviews Medical Mobile Robotics Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Power Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:53:00 +0000 835931 at http://electronicdesign.com