December 1, 2017
The RISC-V workshop in California at the end of November 2017 provided the opportunity for Western Digital to commit its own work on processors for internal use to the open-source architecture and for the ecosystem of off-the-shelf cores and tools to expand.
December 10, 2015
Cortus has added to its version 2 architecture a processor core that offers hardware support for floating-point code.
June 7, 2015
CAST and SoC Solutions have teamed up to put together pre-integrated platforms, with designs that reach down into the 8bit space.
October 7, 2014
Minimal IP cores are meant to serve broader market than IoT, using revised instruction set to increase code density, save on chip memory and enable security
March 13, 2014
For a new 32bit microcontroller family, FTDI Chip has decided to not follow the crowd into the ARM camp but go it alone with its own proprietary architecture
February 26, 2014
Silicon Labs has brought development support for both its 8bit and ongoing 32bit microcontroller lines together using its Simplicity Studio IDE.
February 24, 2014
Imagination Technologies' MIPS group has launched processor cores that include support for virtualization and measures to prevent reverse engineering.
June 17, 2013
Atmel has launched its first family of microcontrollers based on ARM's Cortex M0+ with features to ease PCB design and provide programmable serial ports.
March 21, 2012
Colin Walls of Mentor Graphics on a significant surprise in UBM’s latest market survey