2018-02-16 - Jason Oberg, CEO, Tortuga Logic Inc.

Blog: Security in Chip Design

Given recent events, its time for chip makers to take a page from the software vendor handbook and step up their game in heading off potentially costly threats.

2018-01-19 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

Chipmakers Rally in Talent War

A semiconductor vet called for help on an initiative to reach out to STEM grads in a war for talent chip makers are losing to cloud computing giants.

2017-11-17 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

AI to Spur Uptick in ASIC Design Starts

With the surge in popularity of voice activated digital assistants like Amazon Echo and the general frenzy of activity around artificial intelligence, a growing number of ASICs will incorporate these some form of AI over the next few years, according to Semico Research.

2017-09-14 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

TSMC Updates its Silicon Menu

TSMC added process and packaging variants to its broad foundry portfolio, but one analyst said some updated results were below projections it made six months ago. First 7nm chips, EUV migration described.

2017-09-11 - Balaji Siva Prasad Emandi

Modeling of Wide Band Gap Devices for Accurate Simulation

Creating accurate models for Wide Band Gap (WBG) power devices representing their complete behavior is vital to the system simulation for ensuring that the simulation results are highly accurate.