Oh, RIM! Really? Blog 5/3/2012 15 comments On Tuesday RIM showed off its new BlackBerry 10 operating system at Blackberry World in Orlando. Though it's hard to imagine how RIM could possibly sink to new lows, the Canadian firm surprisingly pulled it off, shocking even die-hard BlackBerry fans by showing off its new UI on a prototype device with no physical keyboard.
New Google development kit supports MIPS News & Analysis 5/2/2012 1 comment MIPS Technologies Inc. has welcomed Google Inc.’s release of a native development kit (NDK) for Android which supports the MIPS architecture, allowing developers to code for MIPS-based Android devices.
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. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.