2019-12-03 - Lindsay Craig

Blog: Teaching Robotics in Uganda

Engineer and educator Lindsay Craig reflects on six years of teaching electrical engineering in Uganda, Africa. Gulu, Uganda has been…

2019-11-22 - Junko Yoshida

Is China’s ‘Big fund’ Enough?

In addition to the Big Fund, the Chinese government might also want to pursue vertical integration models to fast-track self-sufficiency…

2019-11-15 - Junko Yoshida

Blog: Tech and the Human Touch

How does the tech community pitch its pet technologies to non-gamers, non-drivers, and those troglodytes who live elsewhere than Silicon…

2019-11-13 - Junko Yoshida

The Road to Smartphone Dominance

In fall 1995 camera phones made their little-noted debut on the global stage. The combination was an unthinkable marriage of…

2019-11-12 - Sally Ward-Foxton

A Guide to MLPerf’s Benchmark Scores

What to look for and where to start.

2019-11-08 - Junko Yoshida

Are Smartphones Equipped to Control a Vehicle?

Are consumer-grade handset designs safe enough to control mission-critical systems? Have we thought through all the potential boobytraps from using…

2019-11-05 - Luffy Liu, EETimes China

Orwellian Nonsense or Innovation in the Classroom?

China abruptly banned the use of headbands to monitor school children in a classroom, after the Western media's coverage caused…

2019-11-04 - Brian Santo

Blog: The Growing Risk of the Fix-It-Later Culture

Some in the high tech industry mistake irresponsibility for "disruption." We can't let those people run the auto industry.

2019-10-23 - Bill Schweber

Blog: Power-Saving Issues Exacerbated by Meaningless Metrics

There are so many conflicting and error-laden numbers available about energy sources and consumption that making sense of it is…

2019-10-22 - Junko Yoshida

Blog: Is Smart Summon Just Another Gimmick?

Are autonomy features like Autopilot and Smart Summon "wolves in sheep's clothing"? Tesla is pushing Level 4 autonomy into the…