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Surplus to requirements 07/08/2013

Embedded computing, you might have thought, would be a good business sector to address. But not according to Emerson, which has just sold 51% of its embedded computing business to a private investment company.

Emerson's chairman and chief executive officer David Farr claimed: "The embedded computing and power business is a technology leader in the industry it serves, but no longer fits strategically in ...
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Flash storage vs. disk drives 25/06/2013

The question on everybody's lips within the computer memory industry is whether flash ...

Renesas to build ecosystem 28/05/2012

The news that Renesas is to outsource 40nm mcu manufacture to TSMC is not surprising; ...

ARM’s M0+ core 20/03/2012

There has been a lot of talk in recent months about the 'internet of things'; a handy ...

ARM changes 8bit mcu life span 19/03/2012

Despite all the hullaballoo surrounding 32bit mcus, 8bit parts remain firm favourites for ...

Embedded World breaks record 05/03/2012

Embedded World has underlined its position as the world's leading exhibition and ...

Exhibitor List A – F 24/01/2012

Here is the Embedded World Exhibitor List A – F

Exhibitor List G – N 24/01/2012

Here is the Embedded World Exhibitor List G – N

Exhibitor List O – Z 24/01/2012

Here is the Embedded World Exhibitor List O – Z

Positive signs for 2012 22/12/2011

There's good news for the semiconductor industry as 2011 comes to a close, with Gartner ...

Supply chain house problem 28/11/2011

Still recovering from the impact of Japan's Tsunami disaster earlier this year, the ...

John Hayes talks WorldSkills 06/09/2011

Minister John Hayes talks to Findlay Media about Apprenticeships, craftsmanship and why ...

Most expensive component 20/07/2011

With great apologies to William Shakespeare, "a resistor, a resistor, my kingdom for a ...

FPGA market developments 12/07/2011

The programmable logic market is notable not only for its products, but also for the ...

Support networks 14/06/2011

Analogue electronics design is, by common consent, a difficult task. A number of factors ...

Is analogue design getting har 06/06/2011

A recent survey by New Electronics suggests that 32% of electronics engineers believe ...

Software developers' lives 16/05/2011

A friend once asked me what software developers do when they're not creating the next new ...

Design reuse 15/04/2011

It's become a cliché in news or science reports. A water treatment plant manager, or ...

TI, National Semi takeover 07/04/2011

It's been a while since there has been a takeover on the scale of that involving Texas ...

Design data management 25/02/2011

From a designer's perspective, the best design environment – the 'holy grail' as it were ...

Freescale looks to raise $1billion to ... 15/02/2011

When private equity investors acquired NXP and Freescale a few years ago, the cost of the ...
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The most common telephone number in the ... 11/02/2011

An electronics design engineer has discovered the reason why at least 1500 companies ...

First in, Best Dressed ... 24/01/2011

We look back fondly to when we were fresh faced, would be engineers. Nothing fazed us. We ...

Happy New Year UK electronics – now get ... 18/01/2011

In my mind, 2011 brings a wealth of opportunities for "UK electronics", especially for ...

Change is coming 10/01/2011

The market is set to shift as Microsoft embraces ARM based devices.

The 'i's have it 06/01/2011

Following the official launch of the 2nd generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors at ...

Richard Noble's Bloodhound Project diary 04/01/2011

Late again – but it's the end of the year and we are going strong! The sheer intensity of ...

FPGAs come of age 02/11/2010

Programmable logic devices have a range of aliases, but whatever you call them, the ...

What’s left for the specialist ... 25/10/2010

As small and medium sized distributors disappear into the homogenous mass that is the ...

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