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It’s Time to Get Toit!
I was just chatting with the guys and gals at Toit, which is a rather interesting company that’s based in Denmark. These clever little scamps have come up with a whole new take on implementing the software portion of IoT devices. I will explain further in a moment, but first… …I’m sorry, I’m easily distracted. … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 23, 2021
Fish Fry Special Edition: Makers Today! Art by Physicist
Welcome to the fourth installment of a new special edition series of our long-running Fish Fry podcast called “Makers Today!”, where we highlight the movers and shakers in the maker space. In this month’s episode, my guest is Kitty Yeung, founder and designer at Art by Physicist.  Kitty and I discuss the variety of super … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 22, 2021
11 Reasons You Should NOT use an FPGA for a Design, and Four Reasons You Should
We write a lot about FPGAs here at EEJournal, with good reason, and you might get the impression that they’re the right solution to every design problem. They’re not. Here’s a checklist to help keep you in the right path to successful design when considering FPGAs as a design alternative: If you just need to … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 20, 2021
Adventures in Memory - Samsung’s HBM-PIM and A New Brain-Inspired Memory Device
In this week’s Fish Fry podcast, Nam Sung Kim (Senior Vice President of Samsung’s Memory Business Unit) joins me to discuss why he believes our computing architectures must evolve to meet the needs of artificial intelligence and machine learning applications and how breaking the traditional Von Neumann processor-memory boundary could be disruptive to both the hardware and software sides of our … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 17, 2021

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Sep 20, 2021
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Vishay Intertechnology Enhances Thick Film Chip Resistor in 1206 Case Size With Higher 0.5 W Power Rating
MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has enhanced the Vishay Draloric RCC1206 e3 thick film chip resistor in the 1206 case size with a higher power rating of 0.5 W. Offering twice the power of standard thick film chip resistors in this size, the RCC1206 e3 … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 23, 2021
Samsung Foundry Certifies Synopsys PrimeLib Unified Library Characterization and Validation Solution at 5nm, 4nm and 3nm Process Nodes
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced that Samsung Foundry certified the Synopsys PrimeLib™ unified library characterization and validation solution at 5-nanometer (nm), 4nm and 3nm process technologies, meeting advanced compute demands for next-generation designs spanning high-performance computing (HPC), 5G, automotive, hyper-connectivity and aerospace and defense applications, as well as artificial intelligence (AI) chipsets. The … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 23, 2021
STMicroelectronics Launches Highly Integrated Intelligent High-Side Drivers for Automotive Applications
Geneva, September 22, 2021 – The VN9D30Q100F and VN9D5D20FN from STMicroelectronics introduce a new generation of automotive intelligent switches, the first in the market with digital current sensing among the fully digital on-chip diagnostic features. Designed for high-side connection in applications powered from a 12V battery, the drivers simplify the hardware and software design of electronic … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 23, 2021
BlackFog ARM 64 edition provides anti data exfiltration across new platforms
Cheyenne, Wyoming – September 22, 2021 – BlackFog, the leader in on-device data privacy, data security and ransomware prevention, today announced the release of BlackFog for Windows on ARM 64 processors such as Microsoft’s Surface Pro X and Windows virtual machines running on the M1 processor, its latest offering to provide data privacy and cybersecurity solutions for Windows. … Read More → "Aaron Test"
Sep 22, 2021

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μWaveRiders: Cadence AWR Design Environment V16 核心优势
“μWaveRiders” 是一系列旨在探讨 Cadence AWR RF 产品的博客,按月更新,其内容涵盖 Cadence AWR Design Environment 最新的核心功能,专题视频,Cadence Academic Network 或者之前 AWR University Program 的相关新闻,以及产品提示、技巧和核心功能介绍 AWR Design Environment...
Sep 22, 2021
The Strange Orbit of Earth’s Second Moon
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3753 Cruithne is a Q-type, Aten asteroid in orbit around the Sun in 1:1 orbital resonance with the Earth, thereby making it a co-orbital object.
Sep 22, 2021
New SMPM Precision RF Cable and Board Level Connectors
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Precision RF Connector Systems Samtec continues to expand its line of precision RF cable-to-board and board level connectors. We offer a full line of off-the-shelf products for microwave and millimeter wave applications from 18 GHz to 110 GHz. Precision RF products support next generation technology advancements in wireless communication, automotive, radar, SATCOM, aerospace, defense, and […]

Sep 22, 2021
Announcing Helium, Hybrid and Virtual Platforms with Multiple Gears
This morning Cadence announced the release of the Helium Virtual and Hybrid Studio. This is a next-generation engine for hardware/software co-verification and debug. The full virtual model provides...
Sep 22, 2021