Executive Vice President

Embedded Computing Design

Richard Nass’ key responsibilities include setting the direction for all aspects of OSM’s ECD portfolio, including digital, print, and live events. Previously, Nass was the Brand Director for Design News. Prior, he led the content team for UBM’s Medical Devices Group, and all custom properties and events. Nass has been in the engineering OEM industry for more than 30 years. In prior stints, he led the Content Team at EE Times, Embedded.com, and TechOnLine. Nass holds a BSEE degree from NJIT.

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Open Source

Dev kits and demo videos: A great combination - Other

January 02, 2015

It's been a week of test drives - not cars, of course, but development kits. Today, I'm taking a spin on the $49 Cypress Bluetooth Low Energy Pioneer...

Industrial

Results of the 2014 Embedded Market Study - Other

December 16, 2014

Slide show -- For the first time, Embedded Computing Design undertook a study to better understand things about how you work. Specifically, we looked...

Consumer

Optical sensor integrates touchless gesture detection and Mobeam technology - Other

December 12, 2014

ams, the company formerly known as Austria Micro Systems, recently released a family of intelligent sensors that integrate six key sensing functions,...

Processing

Buy your system already preconfigured and ready to run - Other

December 02, 2014

Pentek recently introduced a new 3U system that's pre-configured and tailored to your application. I found this interesting because Pentek can populat...

Open Source

Latest DIY board serves higher-end applications - Other

November 26, 2014

There is no shortage of development platforms these days, from Arduino to mbed to Raspberry Pi, just to name a few. I happen to be a big believer in t...

Networking & 5G

Wi-Fi connections made easy. Really easy. - Other

November 24, 2014

Does it make me a geek because I get excited by lighting an LED on an eval board? Okay, maybe it does, but I'm guessing that I'm far from alone in tha...

Processing

Innovation at 8 bits. Believe it. - Other

November 21, 2014

No, this isn't another "Is 8-bit dead?" or "When will we see the last of 8-bit?" column. Frankly, I'm tired of that discussion, as it's clear there is...

Processing

Lower power, higher performance in an embedded system. Really. - Other

November 18, 2014

I bet you haven't heard this one before - one of the silicon vendors has an IC that reduces space, power, and hardware requirements in an embedded sys...

Security

Mobile payments can be secure - Other

November 13, 2014

Mobile payments are certainly in the spotlight today, both for good reasons and not so good reasons. But with any new technology, there are likely to...

Processing

Don't let an EOL notification cause sleepless nights - Other

November 10, 2014

You're sitting comfortably at your desk working on the latest design when the dreaded message comes in: The board you've been integrating into systems...

Automotive

Comply with ISO 26262 in half the time - Other

October 29, 2014

Functional safety verification is a must have for automotive applications. Or is it? First, let's define what the term actually means. In most cases,...

Security

Webinar: Security breaches are too frequent. Keep yourself armed with the latest tools. - Other

October 24, 2014

Not a week goes by these days without some headline about a new hack. Whether it's Home Depot, Staples, or some lesser-known entity, it's becoming all...

Storage

SSDs push further down into the HDD space - Other

October 23, 2014

I know the argument is getting old, but it bears repeating: solid-state drives (SSDs) aren't replacing hard-disk drives (HDDs) anytime soon in super-h...

Open Source

Low-cost development boards have a place in our community - Other

October 21, 2014

Platforms that fall into the "do it yourself" or DIY space are currently in vogue. There are a multitude of offerings available, and more seem to pop...

Processing

Mixing low-power LCDs and FRAM technology - Other

October 09, 2014

If you need to integrate a low-power LCD into your design, I've got the answer for you. Well, actually, Will Cooper from Texas Instruments has the ans...

Open Source

Maker Faire NYC brings out the kid in everyone - Other

September 22, 2014

Slide show -- I'll admit it - this was my first Maker Faire. I promise you it won't be my last. It was very cool. I attended the Faire in New York Cit...

Processing

Multicore ARM processors fit high-end, power-efficient apps - Other

September 22, 2014

Speaking of low power, TI's KeyStone architecture delivers multicore performance at less than 10 W.

Processing

Learn about ARM in low-power design - Other

September 22, 2014

A sneak peak of ARM TechCon's low-power track continues the discussion of ARM for embedded.

Processing

ARM for embedded? Still waiting - Other

September 03, 2014

How embedded is ARM, really?

Industrial

Report: Emerging markets show cautious growth - Other

August 18, 2014

A recent report called the Cambashi Market Observatories shows a combined growth in the emerging nations of Brazil, Russia, India, and China of 8.6 pe...

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