Tech news tagged ‘semiconductor industry’

The future for European electronics – Neelie Kroes interview

Don’t miss David Manners’ interview with Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the EC, at the European Nanoelectronics Forum.

She is quizzed on whether it’s realistic for the European semiconductor industry to invest in fabs, the European strategy called Horizon 2020, whether the Airbus concept is one company or…

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The shifting sands of the semiconductor industry

Don’t miss the latest opinion piece from Warren Savage, on the semiconductor industry in general, and EDA and IP in particular – Warren Savage On: The Shifting Sands of SemiconductorHe considers how the downside to Moore’s Law – “it is increasingly difficult to put to use all those new transistors…

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Q5 Interview – Guido Schreiner, The MathWorks

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the communications and semiconductor industry manager at The MathWorks.Guido Schreiner talks to Electronics Weekly about demystifying the terminology of model-based design and explaining its benefits of the time-constrained designer.The five questions this week are:1. What are the…

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Q5 Interview – Roland Schimmelbauer, Toshiba Electronics

The latest Q5 interview is now online, with the VP of European sales & marketing for Toshiba Electronics Europe.Roland Schimmelbauer talks to Electronics Weekly about business opportunities in 2009, how Toshiba is addressing power efficiency, a key technology for the next 12 months, and consolidation in the Japanese semiconductor…

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Chips and Beer – we need your help!

A new blog is about to launch on Electronics Weekly, in a week or so, and we need your help to make it work!The semiconductor industry routinely trails around the same places in the world, and then in the evening a tricky question sometimes surfaces: Where can I get…

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Warren Savage On: Gumming Up the Works?

Just to let you know that the fifth installment of Warren Savage’s monthly column on Semiconductor IP is already live on the site – Warren Savage On: Gumming Up the Works? Unprecedented levels of IP reuse. Record levels of patent applications. Patent trolls… On the face of it, he believes…

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Products that only get chip designers to 80% of where they want to go

Warren Savage On: Collaboration Needed for Success In his latest column on semiconductor IP, Warren Savage considers the factors behind products that only get the chip designer to about 80% of where they want to go. Following on from his last column – Warren Savage On: Swiss Cheese Solutions – he believes…

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