Microprocessors http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25800/more en Gallery: NXP Smarter World Tour Bus http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gallery-nxp-smarter-world-tour-bus <div class="node-body gallery-body">The NXP tour bus lumbered into the third annual Brooklyn 5G Summit last week, and one of our editors toured what was inside.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gallery-nxp-smarter-world-tour-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gallery-nxp-smarter-world-tour-bus#comments IoT Products Energy Lighting Boards Mobile Electromechanical Embedded Microprocessors Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:55:00 +0000 874801 at http://electronicdesign.com Processor Technology Puts Faith in Core Value http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/processor-technology-puts-faith-core-value <div class="field-deck"> Vendors continue to grace us with new processors, but do they add any new technology or is it just repackaging? Find out about these latest enhancements and why they matter. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Vendors continue to grace us with new processors, but do they add any new technology or is it just repackaging? Find out about these latest enhancements and why they matter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/processor-technology-puts-faith-core-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/processor-technology-puts-faith-core-value#comments Mobile Displays Embedded Microprocessors Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:21:00 +0000 874741 at http://electronicdesign.com Forget Shrinking Transistors: Fuse Them Together in Three Dimensions http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/forget-shrinking-transistors-fuse-them-together-three-dimensions <div class="node-body article-body">The French microelectronics laboratory LETI is building mobile processors in three dimensions rather than simply etching transistors onto a flat substrate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/forget-shrinking-transistors-fuse-them-together-three-dimensions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/forget-shrinking-transistors-fuse-them-together-three-dimensions#comments Hot Topics Mobile Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:20:00 +0000 874691 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography&nbsp;equipment&nbsp;built by the Netherlands-based&nbsp;ASML. Intel and other chipmakers&nbsp;are betting on&nbsp;EUV lithography to create the next generation of computer processors. Others are turning toward 3D chips for better performance. (Image courtesy of ASML).</p> Intel Results Shadowed by Plans to Cut 12,000 Jobs http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-results-shadowed-plans-cut-12000-jobs <div class="node-body article-body">Wrestling with the prolonged decline of personal computers, Intel has announced that it will cut roughly 11% of its workforce over the next year. The company is pushing toward cloud computing and connected devices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-results-shadowed-plans-cut-12000-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/intel-results-shadowed-plans-cut-12000-jobs#comments Hot Topics IoT Mobile Electromechanical Embedded Microprocessors Wireless Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:30:00 +0000 874551 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Brian Krzanich, Intel&#39;s chief executive,&nbsp;giving a keynote speech before the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Nearly three years into his role as chief executive, Krzanich is trying to push Intel toward cloud computing and the billions of connected&nbsp;devices that will share information with the cloud.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Intel).</p> Jetson TX1 Powers New Products at GTC 2016 http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/jetson-tx1-powers-new-products-gtc-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The NVidia Jetson TX1 module was behind a host of new products at the 2016 GPU Technology Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/jetson-tx1-powers-new-products-gtc-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/jetson-tx1-powers-new-products-gtc-2016#comments Automotive Mobile Robotics Gallery Microprocessors Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:05:00 +0000 873931 at http://electronicdesign.com GPU Targets Deep Learning Applications http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/gpu-targets-deep-learning-applications <div class="node-body article-body">NVidia’s 16-nm FinFET-based Tesla P100 GPU targets deep learning applications, incorporating stacked, High Bandwidth Memory 2 (HBM2) and Chip-on-Wafer-on-Substrate (CoWoS) technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/gpu-targets-deep-learning-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/gpu-targets-deep-learning-applications#comments Automotive Microprocessors Thu, 07 Apr 2016 17:07:00 +0000 873661 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Andy Grove: Furthering Science and Engineering http://electronicdesign.com/blog/andy-grove-furthering-science-and-engineering <div class="node-body blog-body">Andrew S. Grove, former CEO and Chairman of Intel, passed away at the age of 79 leaving a legacy in science and engineering.</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/andy-grove-furthering-science-and-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/andy-grove-furthering-science-and-engineering#comments Mobile Embedded Microprocessors alt.embedded Tue, 22 Mar 2016 19:12:00 +0000 871971 at http://electronicdesign.com GM Greases Wheels on Self-Driving Plans http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gm-greases-wheels-self-driving-plans <div class="node-body article-body">The auto company has announced that it will purchase Cruise Automation, a software company focusing on self-driving cars. The price has been estimated north of $1 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gm-greases-wheels-self-driving-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/gm-greases-wheels-self-driving-plans#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Trends & Analysis Dev Tools Electromechanical Embedded Microprocessors Systems Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:25:00 +0000 871641 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>From right to left,&nbsp;GM&nbsp;President Dan Ammann stands with&nbsp;Cruise Automation founder&nbsp;Kyle Vogt and chief operations officer&nbsp;Daniel Kan. GM&nbsp;agreed to buy Cruise as part of its efforts to develop self-driving cars. (Image courtesy of GM).</p> Non-Profit Accepting Award Nominations for Green Electronics http://electronicdesign.com/power/non-profit-accepting-award-nominations-green-electronics <div class="node-body article-body">The Green Electronics Council, a non-profit that promotes sustainable electronics, is seeking technologies that have made strides in “resource reduction.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/non-profit-accepting-award-nominations-green-electronics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/non-profit-accepting-award-nominations-green-electronics#comments Hot Topics Boards Mobile Components Embedded Microprocessors Power Tue, 08 Mar 2016 16:30:00 +0000 871021 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Over the last decade, with the world gripped by a fever for new technology, the electronics industry has been asked to reflect upon the environmental impact of its products, which sometimes contain hazardous materials and consume lots of energy. (Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="71" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/fairphone/" title="Go to Fairphone's photostream">Fairphone</a>, Flickr).</p>