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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IoT

IoT Roadshow, Milpitas, CA: Sierra Monitor: Giving intelligence to non-smart devices, part two - Video

June 01, 2016

When we went to Sierra Monitor to shoot a video for the IoT Roadshow, they were more than prepared for us. In fact, they took matters into their own hands — literally. In part 2 of the video demo, Kel

Processing

IoT Roadshow, Milpitas, CA: Silicon Motion: Dazzle users with embedded graphics - Video

May 31, 2016

Silicon Motion develops technologies for the embedded graphics subsystem within your IoT device. According to Arthur Lee, a director at the company, they do this by developing a series of SoCs that co

IoT

IoT Roadshow, San Jose - NXP: We Can Do it All (Almost) - Video

May 31, 2016

The IoT roadshow took us to northern California, better known as Silicon Valley. The IoT expert: Asit Goel, who is the vice president and general manager of NXP’s IoT group. 

Networking & 5G

IoT Roadshow, Santa Clara, CA: Renesas: Connections? We've got 'em - Video

May 31, 2016

If you’re designing an IoT system that needs to communicate over various media, or you’re just not sure which one is the right one for you, Renesas has a solution. In my discussion with Jason Chieng,

Networking & 5G

IoT Roadshow, San Jose, CA: WindSpring: Size definitely matters when you're sending data - Video

May 31, 2016

I saw some demos at WindSpring that really got my attention. The company takes data compression to a level that I had not seen before. One great example was a device that’s a person locator/communicat

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts - STMicroelectronics: One-Stop Shopping for Most of Your IoT Needs - Video

May 31, 2016

There are many building blocks required to put together an IoT system. 

Software & OS

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts: Red Hat: You're looking at this thing the wrong way - Video

May 31, 2016

Red Hat has an interesting take on IoT, which I found out when our IoT Roadshow traveled up to Massachusetts. When I asked Ken Johnson, Senior Director of Product Management for Red Hat what it’s all

Software & OS

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts: Red Hat: Why open source? - Video

May 31, 2016

I could come up with a lot of reasons why I wouldn’t want to develop my IoT system on an open-source platform. Apparently, there are just as many reasons where the opposite thinking is true, and maybe

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts - ADI: Get Into the Application to Really Understand It - Video

May 31, 2016

Michael Murray, General Manager of Analog Devices’ Industrial Sensing Group, described the company’s initiative into autonomous sensing. You’re not familiar with that technology? 

Consumer

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts - Nuance: Let the Appliance Do the Work - Video

May 31, 2016

Nuance Communications is very good at developing voice-input technology. 

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Santa Clara, CA: ADLINK: Is hardware a commodity in IoT - Video

May 31, 2016

It’s easy to call the hardware portion of the IoT subsystem a commodity. And in some instances, actually many instances, you’d be right. But there are some nuances that make some hardware providers sh

Industrial

Zinn on the "Free College" in the U.S. - Video

May 26, 2016

One of the current presidential candidates is touting that we should be offering free college tuition to our young people. 

Industrial

Zinn On the Outsourcing Outside the US - Video

May 18, 2016

Here’s a topic that’s pretty controversial—moving jobs to third-world countries to save money on labor. 

Industrial

Zinn on the Greatest Inventions of Our Time - Video

May 13, 2016

Ray Zinn, former Founder and CEO of Micrel, has been around for a while and has seen more than his share of game-changing inventions. 

IoT

An education at the intersection of IoT and embedded - Other

May 11, 2016

Embedded TechCon moves to Austin this year on June 7th and 8th, and, just like last year, the program consists of 20 hands-on classes that are designe...

IoT

Fast FOTA updates for the Internet of Things with MediaTek Cloud Sandbox - Video

May 10, 2016

Learn how to leverage Node.js, Python, and the MediaTek Cloud Sandbox to push firmware updates over-the-air instantly to a LinkIt Smart 7688 Duo board.

IoT

Zinn on the Internet of Things - Video

May 06, 2016

Ray Zinn, former Founder and CEO of Micrel, and I discussed the Internet of Things (IoT) in this week’s segment. 

Industrial

Ray Zinn: Must a Successful CEO Have a Big Ego - Video

April 28, 2016

In my experience, just about every CEO has a large ego. But is it necessary? In fact, is it helpful? Those are the questions I asked Ray Zinn, the former longtime CEO of Micrel. 

IoT

Travel Back to the HP Garage, Where It All Began - Video

April 28, 2016

They don’t qualify as IoT products, but that’s only because they were developed WAY before the Internet came to be. 

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Santa Rosa - Keysight: Test is Key to a Successful IoT Buildout - Video

April 28, 2016

The IoT Editorial Roadshow traveled north of Silicon Valley to Santa Rosa and Keysight Technologies. 

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