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December 24, 2014

Things That Go Boom

It is easier to make a safe light bulb than to make a safe explosive.

December 19, 2014

The Touch of a Button

Of course, I wasn't satisfied with the simple approach, so I added a bit of code to sense swipes much as you would find on a touchscreen phone.

December 11, 2014

Hosting USB

I wanted to like the Vinculum. I really did.




Embedded Systems

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The Uncompromising Economics of Being #3 in Mobile Platforms

In software development, being the #3 platform in the mobile market is as good as being last.

The Wearable Computing Revolution Begins: Building Android Wear Apps

A simple speech recognition example illustrates how to start creating wearable apps.

Adding REST-based Web Services to IoT Devices

Using JavaScript and Node.js to quickly add new capabilities to IoT projects

Building an IoT Project with Intel Galileo and Node.js

Getting started with the Intel Galileo board and the XDK IoT Edition IDE.

The Internet of Overhyped Things

Vendors and analysts would have us believe that the Internet of Things is imminent. But, in fact, it will be years before the obstacles it faces can be surmounted.

Embedded Systems News RSS

When Modeling Gets Rich, Embedded (And Almost Chocolaty)

Embeddable version of Embed MetaEdit+ modeling and code-generation tool

Codacy "FitBit" Tracker For Developers

Code goal-tracking with freemium model for single users

CodeBunk Compiler/Interpreter Speaks Many Languages

A real-time collaborative editor with compile/run functionality

MapR Hadoop Now More Operational

Apache Drill, Apache Spark, Apache HBase, and YARN upgrades available

Can Robots See Like Humans?

Deep Belief On Raspberry Pi shows cheap devices can perform sophisticated computer vision

TIBCO Jaspersoft Ups Developer Play With Visualize.js

When applications need advanced embedded visualizations and reports

Oracle Java 8 Launched with Lambda Expressions for Parallelism

The new Java positioned for convergence across the stack and for parallelism

More Maps For All With Google Maps Embed API

Google Maps Embed API is free and more sophisticated

Rogue Wave Tackles Software Risk Mitigation

Analysis toolchain for deep software risk assessment and mitigation

Intel at Mobile World Congress

New 64-bit mobile processors and dev tools introduced.

Events of Interest

December 11-12. Washington, D.C. ModevCon

March 2-6, 2015 London, UK. QCon London

March 5-8, 2015. Recife, Brazil. Tropical Ruby

March 17-19, 2015. Boston, MA. O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference

March 23-24, 2015. Palo Alto, CA. Evans Data's 11th Annual Developer Relations Conference

April 8-16, 2015. Montreal, Canada. PyCon 2015

April 27-30, 2015. Baltimore, MD. 11th Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference

May 4-8, 2015. Chicago, IL. Microsoft Ignite Conference

May 12-14, 2015. Zaragoza, Spain.Protocols Plugfest Europe 2015


Videos of Past Events

September 2014. Atlassian Summit 2014

September 2013. JavaOne

June 2013. JAXConf 2013

May 2013. Google I/O

October 2012. JAXLondon 2012

September 2012. Strangeloop

July 2012. Java Language Summit

June 2012. Google I/O 2012

May 2012. Atlassian Summit

May 2012 (paid). Fluent Conference

March 2012. Multicore World

July 2011. JVM Language Summit



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