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August 26, 2014

Security Blanket

If your fitness-tracking device has a GPS, you might not appreciate people being able to find your whereabouts.

August 20, 2014

Open Propeller

The guys over at Parallax (the people who became famous for making the Basic Stamp) rolled out an innovative CPU a few years back called the Propeller.

August 12, 2014

The First TV

Unlike fixing a TV that used to work, if you have a fresh PC board with a new design, anything could be wrong.




Embedded Systems

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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.

Nvidia Jetson TK1 Reviewed

Ready to move up from BeagleBoards and Raspberry Pi? Nvidia's Tegra-based Jetson board provides a Cortex A15 CPU, a 192-core Nvidia GPU, scads or RAM, plenty of ports and lots of compute power. A few omissions and a couple of early-release glitches mar an otherwise very attractive board.

Developer Reading List

The best summer reads.

The Best of the First Half

The most popular articles of the first half of the year, sprinkled with a few pieces carefully chosen by the editors.

Swift, Objectively

Apple's new language, Swift, will be welcome primarily as an antidote to working in Objective-C.

Embedded Systems News RSS

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.

Sierra Wireless Legato For Embedded Linux

Embedded platform for M2M developers with pre-integrated and validated components

Splunk Orbits Eclipse And Bites Python

Splunk plug-in for Eclipse and update to the Splunk SDK for Python

Debug Tool For Windows Embedded Compact 2013 



Windows Embedded Compact, a streamlined and componentized device RTOS

Wireless Internet Connectivity SDK Tunes In

Support for Apple AirPlay enables media streaming from iOS devices

Events of Interest

September 7-12. Bellevue, WA. CppCon

September 8-11. Dallas, TX. SpringOne 2GX

September 17. St. Louis, MO. Powered by JavaScript

September 17-19. St. Louis, MO. Strangeloop

September 23-24. San Francisco, CA. Designers of Things Conference

October 9-10. Palo Alto, CA. Code Stars Summit

October 11-12. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp

October 17-18. Austin, TX. CITCON (Continuous Integration and Testing Conference)

November 3-5. San Francisco, CA. QCon

November 4-5. London, England. Code Mesh Conference

November 17-21. Budapest, Hungary. ApacheCon Europe


Videos of Past Events

September 2013. JavaOne

September 2013. SpringOne 2GX

June 2013. JAXConf 2013

June 2013. Chicago Algorithmic Trading Conference

May 2013. Google I/O

March 2013. GPU Technology Conference

October 2012. JAXLondon 2012

September 2012. Strangeloop

September 2012. Intel Developer Forum

August 2012. VMWorld

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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