Monthly Archives: July 2012

Want a peek over the shoulders during a real low-power microcontroller debate? Must-read info for all designers of low-power, microcontroller-based systems!

Recently, I published a blog post on my EDA360 Insider blog about the ARM Cortex-M0 processor core and its expected influence on mixed-signal, low-power IC design. (See “What effect does the ARM Cortex-M0 core have on mixed-signal microcontroller design?”) As … Continue reading

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Father’s Day: The Day of the Zombie DVD Player Apocolypse

My daughter chose Father’s Day to tell me that she had two dead DVD players at her place. First, a Philips model 642/37 had died, leaving just a flashing light on the power button to tantalize. However, the player’s LCD … Continue reading

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