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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Security

Zinn on Big Brother - Video

June 24, 2016

The technology is available to monitor peoples’ action 24/7. Is that a good thing? That’s a good question, and one that I asked of someone who made that technology available, Ray Zinn, the former CEO

Networking & 5G

Zinn on when to pull the plug on your startup - Video

June 17, 2016

Many startups are based on varying parts of inspiration, perspiration, and finances, amongst other ingredients. If you’re the person adding at least one of those ingredients, it may be difficult to se

Industrial

Zinn On When to Pull the Plug on Your Startup - Video

June 17, 2016

Many startups are based on varying parts of inspiration, perspiration, and finances, amongst other ingredients. 

Processing

IoT Roadshow, Austin, TX - Octavo: Complete BeagleBone Black in a Module - Video

June 14, 2016

Octavo is led by long-time T.I.er Gene Frantz. The company has taken a BeagleBone Black development board and shrunk it down to a small module. Hence, you do your design work on the full-size board, b

Industrial

Zinn on who to invest in - Video

June 10, 2016

Since retiring from Micrel, after 37 years at the helm, Ray Zinn is now an investor. In his bird’s eye view, he gets more than his share of folks approaching him looking for funds. This week’s discuss

Industrial

Zinn On Who to Invest In - Video

June 10, 2016

Since retiring from Micrel, after 37 years at the helm, Ray Zinn is now an investor. In his bird’s eye view, he gets more than his share of folks approaching him looking for funds. 

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Massachusetts - Nuance: No Good Reason Not to Add Voice Input - Video

June 03, 2016

Nuance does voice recognition. That means that it offers an entryway into a ton of cool applications. 

Software & OS

Zinn on valuations of hardware companies verses software companies - Video

June 02, 2016

It’s no secret that software companies are valued higher than hardware companies, even though, in many cases, they don’t have a tangible product to sell. So why are they worth more? That’s a great que

Software & OS

IoT Roadshow, San Jose: Cadence: Your engineers are located where? - Video

June 01, 2016

I had a brief encounter with Cadence’s Krishna Balachandran, who is responsible for low-power products. As you can see in the video, I handled the toughest part of the interview — pronouncing Krishna’

IoT

IoT Roadshow, Milpitas, CA ? Sierra Monitor: Giving intelligence to non-smart devices, part one - 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. 

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. 

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