Altera has introduced their Max V family of CPLDs. Features include operation from a single 1.8 volt external supply for device core, internal oscillator, user flash memory block of up to 8 Kbits for non-volatile storage with up to 1000 read/write cycles, and multiVolt I/O interface supporting 3.3, 2.5, 1.8, 1.5 and 1.2-Volt logic levels. In system programming can be accomplished with any of the familiar Altera “Blaster” cables. Single unit prices start under a dollar, and a dev kit will reportedly ship in February. Complete documentation is available on the Altera website.