9 Things Engineers Need to Know About Embedded Development

All engineers think they know the truth about embedded product development. It’s hard. It’s time-consuming. It’s expensive. But that’s only part of it. Unfortunately, the hard truth about embedded development needs to absorbed, not intellectually, but viscerally, through late-night work sessions, missed deadlines, and lost sleep. And the hard truth is this: Embedded development is big and slippery, easy to …

You, Robot

You, Robot I’ve often thought that exotic programming tasks – at least, those that are genuinely useful – just pass into the toolboxes of everyday programming and are then forgotten. Remember when there were books on multimedia programming? Or when networking and databases were considered exotic? If you go back far enough, splitting up records out of disk (or …