Behind the Wheel

  • With improved road networks across the country, as well as summer vacations in full swing, many of us have been hitting the roads to get to our destinations. Even though it is fun to be on the long drives with the family, the drive comes with responsibility...
  • Do you have “dead battery anxiety”? Want to keep your battery topped off anytime it’s not in your hands? Are you tired of trying to keep track of all these charging cables for your ever growing list of devices? If your answer is yes...
  • What do SXSW 2015 and autonomous driving have in common? Autonomous technology is definitely a hot topic right now and excitement surrounding autonomous cars is continuing to grow. While most people are familiar with the idea of autonomous cars and some...
  • In Houston, we don’t experience long winters so cars don’t spend much time in the garage. Instead, we enjoy camping trips on the beach, outdoor activities, and BBQ or pool parties almost all year long. Even then there are four signs that summer...
  • Voltage Drop on Power Lines Output voltages of DC/DC converters or LDOs typically are precisely regulated at the location the feedback divider is connected. In case of longer connections to the load (for example, when it is not on the same PCB), the...
  • Shorting the time-to-market for OEMs developing infotainment systems continues to be a challenge. As the second and final blog post of my series with XS Embedded (XSe) (now part of Mentor Graphics), I would like to introduce another game changer to the...
  • Growing up as a young man in the US in the 1960’s, during the “Muscle Car” era, your car was not only a status symbol, but was an extension of your identity. It was all about curved body lines, highly polished exterior, great wheels...
  • It’s time to celebrate! This week, the TI ADAS team is taking a moment to celebrate a milestone that we believe puts us in a leadership position in the ADAS System-on-Chip (SoC) market. While we are excited about the milestone, I will first focus...
  • As part of our “ Summer Adventures ” blog series here on E2E, we’re putting a summertime spin on this blog post that originally appeared in 2013. Keep reading for more on how haptics can help keep you safe on the road this season. ...
  • In this day and age, you can tailor everything to your specific personality and style. Your phone can have bling, your tablet can have a picture of your family on the cover, your headphones can be polka dotted patterns and your car can have bright LED...