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What is an embedded system?

I wonder how many times I have been at a party or a social function…

Glass blowing

I have always liked glass. It can be beautiful to look at, particularly as it…

There are 10 kinds of people in the world

If, like many embedded software developers, you need to work “close to the hardware”, you…

You want a macchiato?

I am always impressed by people who deliver good service. In business, that usually means…

Who needs OS source code?

It is an interesting question: when do you need the source code in order to…

By royal appointment

Like many people, I have become very interested in my family background and have begun…

Assembly language is always smallest/fastest – not!

It would seem intuitive that writing in assembly language is the best possible option if…

Exhibitionism

When my mind is not on embedded software, I have various other interests and one,…

Would you buy a TCP/IP stack from me?

I will be straight with you. I am not a networking specialist. I look at…