Microprocessors http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25800/more en First Computer-Generated Music Recording Remastered http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/first-computer-generated-music-recording-remastered <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers have remastered the recording, which was found to be severely distorted. The restoration highlights Alan Turing's role in transforming computers into musical instruments.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/first-computer-generated-music-recording-remastered" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/first-computer-generated-music-recording-remastered#comments Hot Topics Microprocessors Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:20:00 +0000 887321 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Jack Copeland and&nbsp;Jason Long have&nbsp;remastered&nbsp;the first recording of computer-generated music after finding that it was severely distorted. (Image courtesy of the British Library&#39;s Sound Archive).</p> Renesas Clinches $3.2 Billion Deal for Intersil http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/renesas-clinches-32-billion-deal-intersil <div class="node-body article-body">The deal is the latest example of the chip industry's recombination around fields like automotive and industrial electronics.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/renesas-clinches-32-billion-deal-intersil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/renesas-clinches-32-billion-deal-intersil#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Analog Robotics Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Power Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:10:00 +0000 884541 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Htomari, Creative Commons).</p> Integrated Fabric is Key to Many Core Platforms http://electronicdesign.com/blog/integrated-fabric-key-many-core-platforms <div class="node-body blog-body">Intel’s Knights Landing Xeon Phi is now shipping with built-in support for Intel’s OmniPath fabric.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/integrated-fabric-key-many-core-platforms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/integrated-fabric-key-many-core-platforms#comments Medical Microprocessors alt.embedded Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:35:00 +0000 884491 at http://electronicdesign.com Intel Buys Chip Startup Movidius, Betting on Machines That See and Think http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-buys-chip-startup-movidius-betting-machines-see-and-think <div class="node-body article-body">On Tuesday, Intel added to its stockpile of machine vision hardware, announcing plans to buy chip startup Movidius.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-buys-chip-startup-movidius-betting-machines-see-and-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-buys-chip-startup-movidius-betting-machines-see-and-think#comments Hot Topics IoT Mobile Robotics Embedded Microprocessors Fri, 09 Sep 2016 20:00:00 +0000 883721 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>An image from FLIR&#39;s Boson thermal imaging camera. Earlier this year, the company&nbsp;said that it used&nbsp;Movidius&#39; vision chips&nbsp;with the Boson&#39;s imaging cores.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Movidius).</p> What Is Inside an IoT Chip? http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-inside-iot-chip <div class="field-deck"> What does an IoT SoC need? Everything from embedded security and communications to neural networks and more. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What does an IoT SoC need? Everything from embedded security and communications to neural networks and more.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-inside-iot-chip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/what-inside-iot-chip#comments IoT Mobile Microcontrollers Microprocessors Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:02:00 +0000 880131 at http://electronicdesign.com Seeing is Believing in Embedded Machine Vision http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/seeing-believing-embedded-machine-vision <div class="node-body article-body">Machine vision is here, is your processing ready? AMD’s Stephen Turnbull takes a look at one company’s "heterogeneous" solution.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/seeing-believing-embedded-machine-vision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/seeing-believing-embedded-machine-vision#comments Embedded industrial Microprocessors Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:53:00 +0000 878621 at http://electronicdesign.com Intel Adds Tsu-Jae King Liu, Taking Step Toward Board Diversity http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-adds-tsu-jae-king-liu-taking-step-toward-board-diversity <div class="node-body article-body">The electrical engineer, who helped develop the multigate FinFET transistor, is joining the board as its second female member.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-adds-tsu-jae-king-liu-taking-step-toward-board-diversity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-adds-tsu-jae-king-liu-taking-step-toward-board-diversity#comments Automotive Hot Topics Mobile Embedded Microprocessors Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:30:00 +0000 878201 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Infineon Technologies).</p> Don’t Forget Those Emulators and Simulators http://electronicdesign.com/blog/don-t-forget-those-emulators-and-simulators <div class="node-body blog-body">When developing applications, designers tend to overlook emulators and simulators, which can play key roles in the debug stage. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/don-t-forget-those-emulators-and-simulators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/don-t-forget-those-emulators-and-simulators#comments Blogs Dev Tools FPGAs Microcontrollers Microprocessors alt.embedded Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:31:00 +0000 877941 at http://electronicdesign.com NXP Trims Workforce to Focus on Mixed-Signal Business http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-trims-workforce-focus-mixed-signal-business <div class="node-body article-body">The Dutch chipmaker, which supplies parts to automakers and device makers like Apple, said that it was selling its standard product business for $2.75 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-trims-workforce-focus-mixed-signal-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-trims-workforce-focus-mixed-signal-business#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Mobile Microprocessors Power Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:50:00 +0000 877201 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Silicon wafer made by NXP Semiconductors.&nbsp;The Dutch&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="chipmaker">chipmaker</span>, which supplies parts to automakers and device makers like Apple, recently said that it was selling its standard product business for $2.75 billion. (Image courtesy of NXP).</p> Google Pioneers Hybrid Approach to Quantum Computing http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-pioneers-hybrid-approach-quantum-computing <div class="node-body article-body">Scientists from Google and the University of Basque Country in Spain believe they have cleared some of the barriers to more complex and useful quantum computers.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-pioneers-hybrid-approach-quantum-computing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-pioneers-hybrid-approach-quantum-computing#comments Hot Topics Microprocessors Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:05:00 +0000 877041 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Google quantum computer prototype with nine superconducting qubits. (Image courtesy of Google Research).</p>