Microprocessors http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25800/more en 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> Seeking an Interconnect for Desperate Data Centers http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/seeking-interconnect-desperate-data-centers <div class="node-body article-body">An alliance of seven chipmakers is trying to create a special kind of interconnect that can seamlessly share data between computers, accelerators, and memory.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/seeking-interconnect-desperate-data-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/seeking-interconnect-desperate-data-centers#comments Hot Topics Communications Microprocessors Thu, 09 Jun 2016 19:40:00 +0000 876711 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Rogotaine, Thinkstock).</p> Marvell’s IAP Family Gets a New Addition http://electronicdesign.com/iot/marvell-s-iap-family-gets-new-addition <div class="node-body article-body">Marvell’s IoT Application Processor (IAP) family gets a new addition, the IAP220. Its integrated sensor hub extends battery life by allowing the host to sleep while sensor information is read and analyzed. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/marvell-s-iap-family-gets-new-addition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/marvell-s-iap-family-gets-new-addition#comments IoT Mobile Microcontrollers Microprocessors Thu, 09 Jun 2016 13:59:00 +0000 876651 at http://electronicdesign.com Former NASA Chief Reveals Brain-Like Chip Venture http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/former-nasa-chief-reveals-brain-chip-venture <div class="node-body article-body">The new hardware startup, established by the administration's former chief Dan Goldin, has secretly been working on neuromorphic chips for over 10 years.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/former-nasa-chief-reveals-brain-chip-venture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/former-nasa-chief-reveals-brain-chip-venture#comments Hot Topics Robotics Embedded Microprocessors Tue, 07 Jun 2016 19:05:00 +0000 876571 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>The Hermosa chip.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of KnuEdge).</p> Q&A: A Deeper Look at Marvell’s MoChi Technology http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/qa-deeper-look-marvell-s-mochi-technology <div class="node-body article-body">In this Q&A, Dr. John Shin discusses how Marvell’s LEGO-inspired Modular CHIp (MoChi) technology will change the SoC industry.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/qa-deeper-look-marvell-s-mochi-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/digital-ics/qa-deeper-look-marvell-s-mochi-technology#comments Interviews Mobile Digital ICs Microprocessors Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:09:00 +0000 876471 at http://electronicdesign.com