- This excerpt from the book "Applied Control Theory for Embedded Systems" begins a look at the process of actually designing a control system and getting it working.
- Much ink has been devoted to the decline of semiconductor research and development in the United States. Pessimists say Bell Labs has thrown in the towel and pioneers like TI are following the path blazed by offshore foundries like TSMC
- SAN JOSE, Calif.–The mad rush to cash in on the emerging Chinese semiconductor/electronics industry is slowing down.
- A report issued last week by market researcher iSuppli found there are more than 550 fabless semiconductor companies in China, but at least 100 will disappear within two years.