Archive For January, 2007

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A robot in every home

I've been trying to keep track of industry news, and at the moment it seems as to me as if everyone is either blogging about the Apple iPhone  (Engadget blog) or Windows Vista (Windows Vista Team blog). However, the announcement that caught my attention recently was the launch of the 'Microsoft Robotics Studio' (IET). The story briefly mentions Microsoft's plan…

Can Automotive learn from Avionics Safety?

In my previous post on software safety standards, in response to some questions raised by Alex Wilson, I commented on what I believe are signs of convergence between avionics software standards. However, I didn't address Alex's question on whether there is any potential for convergence between avionics and automotive software standards. Electronic systems have been present in automotive systems for…