Collected here are my Editor’s Top Picks and a round up of important embedded industry product and technology news stories for the week of March 10 – 14, 2014:
Zapping intermittent bugs & other tips on building better designs
ESC/EELive! 2014 features seven technical programs aimed at educating engineers in a variety of relevant and important areas. with dozens of case studies, postmortems, panels, and tutorials.
Learning more about embedding USB 3.0 at ESC/EELive 2014
At ESC/EELive!, Mentor Graphics’ Colin Walls will provide a session titled “USB 3.0 – An Introduction for Embedded Software Developers” as part of the Hardware: Design, I/O, and Interfacing track.
AdaCore releases GNAT Pro 7.2 with more ARM support
This newest release of Ada software development environment includes more than 120 new features and extends support across ARM platforms
Electronic dice can't be manipulated by cheaters
DICE+ is a device that allows people to enjoy digital versions of their favorite board games while allowing them to continue to experience the pleasure and excitement of rolling the dice
Infiniium Z-Series oscilloscopes test nextgen devices
Infiniium Z-Series oscilloscopes from Agilent Technologies Inc. can be synchronized to measure up to 40 channels simultaneously.
X-HYP for ARM processors enables multiple OSes on a single platform
X-HYP Hypervisor from MNIS Technologies is an embedded hypervisor (type 1) for the ARM family architecture that lets you run multiple operating systems at the same time on a single platform.
TI’s Schematic Editor speeds power management designs
WEBENCH Schematic Editor from Texas Instruments is a new editing and simulation feature that enables engineers to customize power management designs and simulate the circuit created within the WEBENCH environment.
Cloud Tech Partners' PaaSLane 2.0 optimizes Java and .NET apps
Cloud Technology Partners has announced PaaSLane 2.0, which the company claims to be the only software solution that analyzes Java and .NET application source code to improve cloud readiness.
TRINAMIC launches MOSFET product line for stepper motors
TRINAMIC Motion Control has launched a line of discrete MOSFET integrated circuits specifically designed to complement the company?'s motor drive pre-driver ICs.
Tiva C Series Connected LaunchPad is TI's first for 32-bit IoT apps
The Tiva C Series Connected LaunchPad from Texas Instruments is the company's latest addition to its microcontroller LaunchPad ecosystem.
NXP finds a new use for near-field: wireless device charging
Single chip Qi makes use of near field communications to enhance smart wireless charging of mobiles
KFKI, Wibu AG team on integrated security for industrial networks
To deal with the many security challenges of the Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things, the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and Wibu Systems AG have launched an intensive cooperative long term effort
Marvell grabs for IoT gold with its Kinoma Create Maker Kit
Embedded news/features around the Web
Get to Embedded-Design Revenue, Fast!
Industrial Ethernet's Role in the Factory of the Future
AsyncArt Project: Asynchronous Open Hardware for FPGAs
Domestic Drones 5 Non-Military Uses
ESD Protection in the Nanosecond World
DARPA Program Targets Bootleg Components
Internet of Things: What About Data Storage
Roll-up Digital Screens Closer to Reality
Xilinx Starts Unveiling 16nm UltraScale MPSoC FPGA
IEEE & MEMS Industry Group Team on Standards