Taken for Granted

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Archive for September, 2008

Come and be embedded!

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2008 @ 4:59 pm in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This post is a shameless plug for ESWeek 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia, October 19-24. ESWeek stands for “Embedded Systems Week” and it is an amalgamation of three major conferences – CODES+ISSS, CASES, and EMSOFT – and several workshops on the Sunday and the Thursday-Friday of the week. I have a vested interest in ESWeek as [...]

Hammers and Nails

Posted: Wednesday, September 17th, 2008 @ 8:05 pm in Uncategorized | 9 Comments »

I am sure everyone knows the old saying “When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” This is a natural tendency of everyone with a solution to a problem: to assume that their solution is one fit for every problem. I was reminded of this when I read two interesting posts [...]

Make a DATE for 2009

Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008 @ 11:32 am in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I have been quite busy for a little while and haven’t posted for a bit. I’ve also been trying to figure out a way to stop spambot comments on this blog, as they have been escalating from a few a day to 30-40 a day, to over 250 a day this past weekend. Luckily comments [...]