Icera aims Espresso at smartphones Product News 1/27/2011 4 comments Fabless chip company Icera Inc. has announced it is sampling the latest chip set and software in its Espresso series of platforms targeted at HSPA+ smartphones.
Evaluation copy of OKL4 Verified secure microkernel offered by OK Labs Product News 1/26/2011 Post a comment Open Kernel Labs (OK Labs) offers download of OKL4 Verified, a fully verified, bug-free secure microkernel for business-critical and mission-critical applications in mobile/wireless devices. Device manufacturers (OEMs), mobile network operators (MNOs), application developers, researchers, and other interested parties can now download, run, and test OKL4 Verified on embedded ARM11 platforms.
Microsoft releases Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 OS to power enterprise handheld devices Product News 1/11/2011 Post a comment Windows Embedded Handheld is Microsoft's platform OS solution to power enterprise handheld devices running critical Line-of-Business applications, enable efficient data input, and connect securely to existing enterprise infrastructure. The first release, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5, includes two new SKUs built on Windows Mobile 6.5 to provide the application compatibility, device security and management capabilities, flexibility, and enterprise support lifecycle needed for enterprise handheld
Startup offers FAT32 for Android, Linux Product News 1/5/2011 2 comments Tuxera Inc., a provider of computer files systems that are compatible with the Windows operating system, has announced a GPL-compliant FAT32 replacement package for Android- and Linux-based systems.
ARM, NDS team on OTT delivery News & Analysis 1/5/2011 3 comments Digital rights management and conditional access software company NDS Ltd. has announced that it has entered into a partnership with processor IP licensor ARM Holding plc to enable the delivery of content and services to internet-connected TVs using NDS' Infinite TV.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.