Imagination offers devboard for Meta core Product News 9/30/2011 4 comments Multimedia processor core licensor Imagination Technologies has announced the introduction to the market place of Minimorph, a development system for the company's Meta processor core.
MeeGo gone: Intel drops OS in favor of Tizen News & Analysis 9/28/2011 21 comments Chip giant Intel has decided to drop its MeeGo mobile operating system in favor of the Tizen project announced by two Linux-oriented non-profit groups, the LiMo Foundation and the Linux Foundation.
Linux groups launch Tizen to fight Android News & Analysis 9/28/2011 28 comments Two Linux oriented non-profit groups, The LiMo Foundation and The Linux Foundation which include a number of high profile supporters, have announced an open-source project called Tizen, intended to develop a mobile device software platform based on the Linux operating system.
Wind River helps Leadcore run Android on ARM News & Analysis 9/27/2011 6 comments Embedded and mobile software company Wind River Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of chip giant Intel Corp., has teamed up with China's Leadcore Technology Co. Ltd. to develop an ARM-based system-on-chip platform for Android smartphones.
Kontron adopts ARM across the board News & Analysis 9/8/2011 7 comments Kontron AG, a leading supplier of board-level subsystems, has said it plans to introduce a broad range of boards, single-board computers, tablets and industrial PC units based on the ARM architecture.
The future of cloud computing - Part 1: Recent history Design How-To 9/5/2011 5 comments Part 1 of an excerpt from the book "Digital Forensics for Network, Internet, and Cloud Computing" reviews the recent history of cloud computing, including virtualization, what drives the cloud, private vs. public cloud computing, and the likely dominant players.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Timesí 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.