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.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.