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Which IP Interfaces are Designers Using?

February 16, 2015 - By John Blyler

Several recent surveys reveal growth in DDRn, USB 3.0, PCIe, HDMI, SATA, and MIPI interfaces. Also, ethernet and ARM buses remain popular in specific areas. Continue reading

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From Semiconductor Devices to the War on Currents

January 28, 2015 - By John Blyler

Technology traveler reports on IEEE IEDM trends in nanotechnology and Ford’s EnTransit events on the future of automotive transportation. Continue reading

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IEDM Report: 14nm Substrates, Power IGBTs and Mechanobiology

January 14, 2015 - By John Blyler

The recent IEEE technical conference provided a detailed look at research into leading semiconductor and nanotechnology devices across many domains. Continue reading

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Why Should Semiconductor IP Designers Care about WiGig?

December 12, 2014 - By John Blyler

WiGig is here but few designers understand its basic architecture, beamforming, market categories, semiconductor IP usage, and design challenges. Continue reading

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Handbook Employs User Experiences for Success

December 4, 2014 - By John Blyler

A popular Japanese sales application gains traction in North America by engaging technical design and business teams with tablet-based, end user focused tools. Continue reading

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Data Service Exchange Key to IoT

November 30, 2014 - By John Blyler

Connectivity enables cloud and data services – such as WOT.IO – that make IoT technology different from its predecessors. Continue reading

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Common Theme Amongst Jama, ARM Techcon and TSMC OIP Events

November 14, 2014 - By John Blyler

Three very different conferences from Jama, ARM and TSMC highlight the breadth and depth of IP development in the semiconductor and IoT spaces. Continue reading

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Top 10 Lessons Learned about IP Management

October 31, 2014 - By John Blyler

A panel of experts from Dassault Systemes, ARM, Cadence and IPextreme turned a critical eye to the management of IP in the Google-on-Air event. Continue reading

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Engineering Management Redux!

October 28, 2014 - By John Blyler

What are today’s engineering challenges that are leading to a renewed interest in the integration and management of complex, interdisciplinary systems? Continue reading

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IP-Based Technology without Manuals?

October 17, 2014 - By John Blyler

Three events from TSMC, ARM and JAMA Software highlight the breadth and depth of IP development that (hopefully) results in manual-less consumer apps. Continue reading

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