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Collaboration – A Critical Link to Successful 32nm ASIC Designs

The successful tape-out of a new chip design is always something to celebrate.  It’s the culmination of months of intensive teamwork, late nights, lots of caffeine and more conference calls than can…

Color Harmony: DVD Writers Color-coordinated with Laptops and Netbooks

The surge in netbook and laptop market growth continues as consumers shift from static desktops to mobile notebooks. With newer technologies and rapid innovation in terms of product design and features, all…

Outreach On-the-Go

For billions of consumers, our electronics are changing how often and where we communicate. Of course, you’re probably aware that Facebook postings are going gangbusters and ‘tweeting’ has only begun to tap…

Energized for Energy Savings

Recently, the EPA announced Energy Star criteria for servers, a sector that consumes almost as much energy as the airline industry! With the rise of cloud computing and as demand for storage…

What to Expect at 20nm

Do you have plans to start a 20nm design in 2011? If so, please leave a comment below with your thoughts. According to Moore’s Law, the density of a chip will double…

3D: Wow, How and Now

Last year, 3D was considered a premium feature found on higher-end sets. This year you will find 3D as an option on many new models including some entry level TVs.  With 3D…