Microprocessors http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25800/more en Automakers Sprint Toward Self-Driving Cars, But Are Consumers Ready? http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/automakers-sprint-toward-self-driving-cars-are-consumers-ready <div class="node-body article-body">The majority are still concerned by the prospect of riding in autonomous cars, according to a new survey by the University of Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/automakers-sprint-toward-self-driving-cars-are-consumers-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/automakers-sprint-toward-self-driving-cars-are-consumers-ready#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Electromechanical Embedded Microprocessors Thu, 26 May 2016 15:20:00 +0000 876071 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Nissan prototype for autonomous highway driving. (Image courtesy of Nissan-Renault).</p> Google Builds Custom Processors for Machine Learning http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-builds-custom-processors-machine-learning <div class="node-body article-body">Google has been running the new accelerators inside data centers for over a year, enhancing programs like its search engine or mapping app with artificial intelligence. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-builds-custom-processors-machine-learning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/google-builds-custom-processors-machine-learning#comments Hot Topics Analog Mobile Dev Tools Microprocessors Mon, 23 May 2016 16:35:00 +0000 875841 at http://electronicdesign.com Mobileye Reveals Specs for Future Autonomous Driving Chip http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/mobileye-reveals-specs-future-autonomous-driving-chip <div class="node-body article-body">Mobileye says that the new system will not only enable safety features like blind spot warning and automatic lane changes, but will also lay the groundwork for fully autonomous cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/mobileye-reveals-specs-future-autonomous-driving-chip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/mobileye-reveals-specs-future-autonomous-driving-chip#comments Automotive Hot Topics Products Microprocessors Mon, 23 May 2016 16:05:00 +0000 875851 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>An engineer testing out an autonomous driving system from General Motors, one of the companies that has agreed to buy Mobileye&#39;s&nbsp;EyeQ4 SoCs. Those chips will not be released until 2018, but the machine vision company is already laying out plans for its successor, the EyeQ5. (Image courtesy of General Motors).</p> GPUs and Deep Learning http://electronicdesign.com/blog/gpus-and-deep-learning <div class="node-body blog-body">Deep learning, or deep neural nets (DNNs), is the technical craze these days. It is targeting everything from self-driving cars to tagging photos...</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/gpus-and-deep-learning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/gpus-and-deep-learning#comments Automotive IoT Robotics Microprocessors alt.embedded Wed, 18 May 2016 19:21:00 +0000 875661 at http://electronicdesign.com BlueBox Demo’d on 3D-Printed Car http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/bluebox-demo-d-3d-printed-car <div class="node-body gallery-body">NXP’s BlueBox is an automotive platform designed to handle ADAS and self-driving car applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/bluebox-demo-d-3d-printed-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/bluebox-demo-d-3d-printed-car#comments Automotive Hot Topics Microcontrollers Microprocessors Wed, 18 May 2016 14:10:00 +0000 875601 at http://electronicdesign.com NXP Builds Computer Engine for Self-Driving Cars http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-builds-computer-engine-self-driving-cars <div class="node-body article-body">NXP has introduced a computing platform to help automakers build and test self-driving cars. It combines multiple streams of sensor data, forming a three-dimensional model of the vehicle's surroundings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-builds-computer-engine-self-driving-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/nxp-builds-computer-engine-self-driving-cars#comments Automotive Hot Topics Products Dev Tools Embedded Microprocessors Tue, 17 May 2016 19:25:00 +0000 875581 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Toyota).</p> Gaming PC: Overclocking or GPU http://electronicdesign.com/blog/gaming-pc-overclocking-or-gpu <div class="node-body blog-body">Building a gaming PC from scratch is relatively easy these days. Just start with a great case, a fast GPU, and go from there....</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/gaming-pc-overclocking-or-gpu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/gaming-pc-overclocking-or-gpu#comments Blogs Robotics Embedded Microprocessors alt.embedded Fri, 13 May 2016 16:27:00 +0000 875551 at http://electronicdesign.com Smartphone Market Finally Hits Wall http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/smartphone-market-finally-hits-wall <div class="node-body article-body">One recent study says that the smartphone market has shrunk annually for the first time in history, another that the market has flattened out. Both point to smartphones as victims of their own success.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/smartphone-market-finally-hits-wall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/smartphone-market-finally-hits-wall#comments Hot Topics Mobile Displays Embedded Memory Microprocessors Tue, 03 May 2016 14:40:00 +0000 874981 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>An Apple logo viewed&nbsp;through rain-spattered glass. (Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="29" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/divya_/" title="Go to Divya Thakur's photostream">Divya Thakur</a>, Flickr).</p> 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