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Design electronics for cold environments. Jan 1, 2013 571
MCU tools help estimate and minimize power use: software tools can lead engineers and programmers to peripherals or sections of code that use too much energy. Dec 1, 2012 1148
Kits for kids: Electronics, computer, and science kits can help kindle Technical interests in kids of all ages. Nov 1, 2012 791
Audio-signal processing without code headaches: graphical approaches to processing audio information let designers concentrate on how their products sound rather than on DSP and programming chores. Oct 1, 2012 1047
Careful designers get the most from brushless DC motors: brushless motors have many advantages, but it takes good hardware and software engineering to push them to peak efficiency. Sep 1, 2012 1325
Near-field communications: prepare to take NFC beyond the obvious mobile-payment apps. Aug 1, 2012 997
Tips help engineers write well--part 2: a conclusion at the start of a report and the active voice improve engineers' written communications. Jun 1, 2012 766
Design west update, part 2: design west remained true to its embedded-systems roots, and companies offered a cornucopia of new products for engineers. May 15, 2012 1443
Microchip PIC16F (LF) 178X expands analog and digital capabilities. May 1, 2012 228
Infineon demonstrates XMC4500 hardware and tools. May 1, 2012 281
STMicro wireless MCU helps smart-grid engineers. May 1, 2012 159
FTDI X-Chip simplifies USB interface and device charging. May 1, 2012 185
Energy micro puts Gecko Cortex-M3 in BGA48 package. May 1, 2012 166
Freescale Vybrid controllers take on display and multimedia challenges. May 1, 2012 249
Dual-processor Blackfin chips accelerate vision analytics. May 1, 2012 242
TI's CC4000 puts a GPS receiver in MCU-based applications. May 1, 2012 317
Tips help engineers write well--part 1: several basic ideas help engineers develop into better writers. Apr 1, 2012 764
Jim Williams remembered. Mar 1, 2012 478
Forth works with embedded systems. Interview Mar 1, 2012 1533
Was lead-free solder worth the effort? Feb 1, 2012 732
Eight tips for alternate - energy users: when you evaluate alternate - energy sources look at your entire system to find ways to reduce power use. Jan 1, 2012 850
Apply security standards to wireless problems: you need not roll your own wireless security protocols. Many standards already include them. Dec 1, 2011 686
Kits for kids: Arduino MCU electronic kits and projects make good gifts during the holidays. Nov 1, 2011 811
Simulation enhances embedded systems: simulation tools let engineers focus on algorithm designs rather than on debugging complicated C code. Oct 1, 2011 1109
Wireless sensor networks go the distance: choosing a sensor-network technology involves many design tradeoffs and thorough field testing. Aug 1, 2011 721
ESC 2011 update: new products and technologies seen at the 2011 Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose, CA. Conference news Jul 1, 2011 1306
Remote controls go wireless RF: new remote controls with RF4CE chips and software give IR remotes the boot. Jun 1, 2011 1120
Kits for kids: a few electronic projects can keep kids occupied during the summer break. May 1, 2011 801
CAN-bus analyzers: from cables to communications: don't let bus and data problems derail CAN-bus designs. Apr 1, 2011 901
Thumbs up for touch sensors: touch sensors can replace mechanical switches, but first you must understand noise, materials, and software. Mar 1, 2011 818
Energy harvesting suits remote low-power devices: grabbing "free" energy involves more engineering than buying an off-the-shelf transducer. Feb 1, 2011 702
Logic analyzers interpret protocols. Jan 1, 2011 835
There's more to an RTOS than threads. Dec 1, 2010 846
Kits for kids. Nov 1, 2010 802
Do MCU processor cores still matter? Oct 1, 2010 897
Debug code for ARM Cortex-M3 MCUs. Aug 1, 2010 731
Tools correlate code and current. Jul 1, 2010 752
ESC 2010 update. Jun 1, 2010 817
Kits for Kids. May 1, 2010 784
Design tips save MCU power: microcontroller experts share techniques that help reduce power in embedded systems. Apr 1, 2010 852
Get rolling with efficient motor-control designs: design of efficient motor controllers requires attention to more than hardware and software design. Mar 1, 2010 1315
Give sensors a gentle touch: designers have new and easy-to-use ways to add touch controls to a product. Feb 1, 2010 884
IPv6 goes embedded: the newest internet protocol expands address space but at the cost of software changes and more memory. Jan 1, 2010 491
Real-time Java hits its stride: Java has matured and now readily handles real-time applications. Dec 1, 2009 820
Kits for Kids: young people with an interest in electronics still have a cornucopia of kills start with. Nov 1, 2009 248
Brushless DC motors roll on: before you use a BLDC motor, you should understand how it works. Oct 1, 2009 585
SuperSpeed USB: A USB 3.0 update: SuperSpeed USB revs up data transfers and maintains compatibility with older equipment. Aug 1, 2009 667
Add-in cores simplify the FPGA debug chore: design tools insert debug logic into FPGAs so engineers can focus on design problems and not on debugging the debugger. May 1, 2009 1394
Two paths lead to FIR filters: easy-to-use FIR filters serve equally well in hardware or software. Apr 1, 2009 680
Audio ADCs hit the high notes: everything from filter performance and software to clock signals and PCB layouts affects audio-ADC performance. Apr 1, 2009 1491
6LoWPAN goes where ZigBee can't: an IP-based protocol puts sensor applications on the Internet. Mar 1, 2009 839
Take a top-down view of industrial imaging: don't get stuck on details when you plan to implement vision-system hardware and software. Mar 1, 2009 1668
Books & kits. Mar 1, 2009 888
Linux update: designers can readily put Linux in everything from boards to MCUs. Feb 1, 2009 599
Distributed power goes from utilities down to ICs: a discussion of distributed power starts at the power line and progresses to individual components. Feb 1, 2009 1055
Ethernet modules act like SBCs: modules handle much more than communication tasks. Jan 1, 2009 742
The PXI bus hits its stride: PXI test systems show good things really do come in small packages. Jan 1, 2009 1092
C and C++ tools reduce code errors; Tools find problems before you compile code. Dec 1, 2008 945
PCB routers cut time and copper: a computer-controlled router can produce prototype PCBs in almost no time. Dec 1, 2008 1091
Demo Platform Introduces MCU Family and Tools. Dec 1, 2008 418
Kit Provides USB Host and I/O Capabilities. Dec 1, 2008 434
Kits for kids: future engineers can jump into kits at many levels. Nov 1, 2008 886
DDS ICs and IP make waves: DDS techniques generate solid sine waves, but pay attention to tradeoffs and error sources. Nov 1, 2008 1356
High-end DMMs simplify measurements: go beyond the obvious specs and features when you buy a precision DMM. Oct 1, 2008 1572
Jennic kit simplifies wireless hardware and software. Oct 1, 2008 855
Sniff ZigBee packets; A variety of software and hardware lets you monitor and analyze IEEE 802.15.4 radio traffic. Sep 1, 2008 830
RF measurements for cellular phones and wireless data systems. Sep 1, 2008 418
Computers as components: principles of embedded computing system design. Sep 1, 2008 463
Altera FPGA kit gives developers a head start; Nios II embedded evaluation kit, Cyclone III edition, DK-N2EVAL-3C25N-OD, Altera. Aug 1, 2008 856
Two routes lead to software defined radio. Jul 1, 2008 1010
Design tips cut FPGA power use: tips and tools from FPGA vendors help engineers reduce power in complex designs. Jul 1, 2008 1374
Programming 32-bit Microcontrollers in C: Exploring the PIC32. Jul 1, 2008 462
Low-Cost Web Servers. Jul 1, 2008 460
DSP: from ideas to implementation: a variety of tools simplifies the trip from abstract DSP models to signal-processing hardware. Jun 1, 2008 2048
Self-Powered Wireless Sensor kit EDK100C. Jun 1, 2008 438
Stellaris EKT-LM3S3748 Evaluation Kit. Jun 1, 2008 470
Put test tools on auto buses: standards define vehicle buses, but you still must test them. May 15, 2008 869
Kits for Kids: with summer vacation on the way, keep kids occupied with engineering-like activities and projects. May 1, 2008 884
PCB prototype success is in the cards: fabricators can quickly deliver high-quality PCB prototypes. To ensure success you must play your cards right. Cover story May 1, 2008 1503
Circuit Design with VHDL. May 1, 2008 452
Power Sources and Supplies: World Class Designs. May 1, 2008 390
Communications security: security goes beyond cryptography; Encryption alone doesn't keep secrets. Engineers must assess overall system security needs. Apr 1, 2008 1034
GPS modules: GPS modules put products on the map; A GPS receiver can tell you where you are, but environmental conditions and design factors influence accuracy. Apr 1, 2008 1783
C8051F ToolStick programming adapters, silicon laboratories. Apr 1, 2008 433
STM32 Primer (STM3210B-Primer), STMicroelectronics. Apr 1, 2008 424
Small logic analyzers pack in the bits. Mar 1, 2008 925
Instruments scope out bus details. Mar 1, 2008 1731
Bacteria lay nanotube foundations. Mar 1, 2008 473
Alliance offers smoother path to 32 nm IC designs. Mar 1, 2008 220
Digital design: an embedded systems approach using VHDL. Mar 1, 2008 436
Digital design: understanding fabless IC technology. Mar 1, 2008 470
Sensor interfacing: silicon temp sensors measure by degrees. Feb 1, 2008 908
Batteries: charger-circuit designs fulfill consumer needs. Feb 1, 2008 1260
Kit demonstrates wireless link. Feb 1, 2008 435
FPGA module and labs jump starts designs. Feb 1, 2008 426
Low power techniques: tips to help reduce your system's power demands. Jan 1, 2008 1238
Serial Port Complete, 2nd edition. Jan 1, 2008 436
Embedded Hardware: Know It All. Jan 1, 2008 392
Power relays: power relays give designers much to ponder. Dec 1, 2007 2459
CAN-bus transceivers & modules: transceivers connect you to the CAN bus lines. Dec 1, 2007 834

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