Hardware/software design requirements planning: Part 1 – Laying the ground work

Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, Jeffrey O. Grady, author of “System Verification,” delineates the basics of requirements planning and analysis, an important tool for using Agile programming techniques to achieve better code quality and reliability in complex embedded systems software and hardware projects. This series of articles is about the process of developing good specifications for any …

Intel Transistors Enter the Third Dimension

From what I remember of Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, getting zapped by Wayne Szalinski’s shrink ray was not a cause for celebration. But Intel senior fellow Mark Bohr, who submits to a virtual miniaturization process that leaves him 100nm tall, seems positively gleeful in this new video from the company. Bohr is celebrating Intel’s new, smaller, and, for the …