2020-08-13 - Colin Barnden

Has Robotaxi Run Out of Road?

The robotaxi concept has run out of road. There is nothing more to this idea than a modern-day version of…

2020-08-12 - Colin Barnden

Blog: Why Autonowashing Makes Me MADD

Have you heard the term “Autonowashing"? Conceived by researcher Liza Dixon and explained in her paper “Autonowashing: The Greenwashing of…

2020-07-22 - Thomas Wong

Is Moore’s Law Actually Slowing Down?

Moore’s Law, the tenet that the number of transistors on a chip will double every 18-24 months, has driven the…

2020-07-15 - Bolaji Ojo

ADI-Maxim Deal: Where’s ADI Headed?

Where's ADI headed? I would like to sneak inside the head of Vincent Roche and wander around its corridors. My…

2020-07-14 - Colin Barnden

Autonomous Vehicle: Complex or Complicated?

Why is self-driving so hard and so complex? Humans have walked on the moon, split the atom and flown faster…

2020-07-10 - George Leopold

GlobalFoundries Bets on U.S. DoD to Strengthen Chip Supply

The multinational foundry sees packaging, not lithography, as the way forward, and the U.S. DoD as a key customer...

2020-06-17 - Egil Juliussen

Future Vehicles: Tech, Trends, and Next Moves

Under the new column named Egil's Eye, I will analyze and forecast which, when and how electronic technologies are transforming…

2020-06-10 - Anup Bhalla, UnitedSiC

How SiC FETs Are Changing the Semiconductor Landscape

The current generation of leading SiC devices has changed the face of the semiconductor industry; what sectors will be the…

2020-06-04 - George Leopold

Can the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch Save 2020?

1968 and 2020: Similarities include the glimmer of hope provided by the rocket launch amid war, social unrest, racial injustice…

2020-05-25 - Alan Patterson

US Senators Seek Suspension of TSMC Deal

The U.S. Senate Democratic leaders want to know if there's a plan for reshoring IC production capabilities, and what enticements…