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You should learn how to present

Picture the last presentation you attended. What was it about? How did it make you feel? Were you inspired? If you’re a high-tech professional, the respective answers are probably – don’t know, bored and not in the least. Mark Robinson, senior software consultant at ASML through TMC, is out to change that.

Headlines

Vodafone probes Effect Photonics’ optical transceivers
Think tank: rejuvenate European IC design before building a fab
New investment primes Delft Circuits for industrialization
Amolf creates perovskite paintings by having the ink react with the canvas
National Growth Fund funds quantum and AI research agendas
TUE develops even smarter smart windows for greenhouses
Bestronics picks BIC to place PCB prototype production

Machine learning adds another layer to your software security challenge

Although machine learning security research is still in its early stages, it’s clear that input possibilities without barriers increase threats. Software security expert Balázs Kiss touches upon a few points in this new field and gives advice on the basic protection measures.

In other news

Intel gets US licences to supply some products to Huawei (Reuters)
Baidu offers quantum computing from the cloud (Venturebeat)
Good nuclear power (Delta)

High-level FPGA programming for nanosecond timing in terabit communication

Next-gen data communication using laser signals between ground stations and satellites will be at the terabit per second level. Wavefront sensors and FPGAs are essential ingredients of the required communication terminals. Demcon and Qbaylogic demonstrate the potential of high-level functional FPGA programming.