New on EDA Blog – 2007.03.09

Windows CE vs. Windows Mobile – Part Three
Over on Mikehall’s Embedded WEblog is another post about the differences between Windows Mobile and Windows Embedded CE. It sounds like there is still confusion about the two RTOS. In short, Windows Embedded CE is a hard real-time, componentized operating system that can be used to build embedded devices.

Capacitive Sensing Interface Webinar
Cypress Semiconductor hosted a free online seminar that explores capacitive sensing interfaces. The 60-minute seminar entitled “Innovations in Capacitive Interfaces,” took place on Wednesday, March 7 at 9:00 am PST.

ColdFire IP Webinar
IPextreme and Freescale Semiconductor offered a joint web seminar featuring the V2 ColdFire(R) IP Core. The webinar illustrated how system-on-chip (SoC) developers can integrate the ColdFire V2 Processor into their designs faster while maximizing benefits of this versatile IP Core. The event took place on Wednesday, March 7th, at 9:00 am PT (12 pm ET).

X-FAB AMS Seminar
X-FAB offered a free analog/mixed-signal seminar. The event took place Tuesday, March 6th. Lunch was included. The seminar explored how flexible AMS CMOS technologies can make complex mixed-signal design a little easier.