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Color by Numbers

Embedded GUIs are growing more elaborate day by day. Developers now have to contend with such arcana as a color palette. Before I move on…

More Prototyping Tips

Niall delves deeper into the benefits of prototyping a user interface on a PC. He shares pointers on graphics, gotchas, and event scheduling. In my…

User Interface Prototypes

A wealth of resources are available to simulate desktop interfaces. Niall shares a low-cost way to leverage them for embedded systems. Building a prototype of…

Training for the Long Run

In a world increasingly shaped by technology, engineers have a moral obligation to consider the consequences of their choices. Continuing education is vital for engineers….

ISO 9000 Backlash

Niall's harsh words about ISO 9000 stirred up proponents and opponents alike. This month, he throws more fuel on the fire. Last February, I devoted…

A Question of Quality

Can quality be generalized across multiple industries? ISO 9000 and its promoters claim it can. Here's a look at the ubiquitous standard. I have written…