| Cees Links – Email Interview
Cees Links is the founder and CEO of GreenPeak Technologies. Under his responsibility, the first wireless LANs were developed, ultimately becoming household technology integrated into PCs and notebooks. He was involved in the establishment of the IEEE 802.11 standardization committee and the WiFi Alliance. And, he was instrumental in establishing the IEEE 802.15 standardization committee to become the basis for the ZigBee sense and control networking.
| Linux Conference In Three Parts
Europe will see a major Linux conference take place in Germany next month. The Linux Foundation is running the European event on October 13-15, 2014 in Duesseldorf, Germany. Effectively it is three conferences in one – LinuxCon, CloudOpen and Embedded Linux.
| The First Zigbee® Based Inter-Satellite Communication System
Engineers at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have successfully piloted the world’s first ZigBee-based inter-satellite communication system.
| Imagination Reveals 64-Bit Mips Core
Imagination Technologies has released the first complete 64-bit MIPS core for many years. Remarkably, the 64-bit core will be half-way down the firm’s performance range – and will be the first of its I-Class Warrior processors.
| Does Moore’S Law Have Any Limits?
It’s not the first time to think about how long will the Moore’s law stay actual. Lets look at the problem from the side of The Sunflower consortium.
| Raspberry Pi Gets PoE
Raspberry Pi can be powered via an Ethernet connection using a 5V power over Ethernet add-on adaptor board. It is the idea of UK-based manufacturer Silvertel which has released a circuit and PCB layout for a 5V PoE adapter board and the information is available for free download and use.
| Almost $2 Billion Market
According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research, the home energy management systems market was valued at $393.8 million in 2012, and it is expected to reach USD $1.9 billion by 2019, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 25 percent from 2013 to 2019.
| Wireless Protocols For Wearables
The design of wearable electronics presents developers with a complex problem. Not only do these computer systems integrated into clothing and everyday objects have to be small, they must also be extremely energy efficient in order to guarantee a high degree of mobility.
| Make It Wearable Finalists
Earlier this year, Intel launched its Make It Wearable challenge which asked Developers to submit a proposal and a pitch video of innovative and creative concepts. This week they announced the ten finalists who will be judged in November in San Francisco for a chance to win $500,000.
| New Age Coders vs Nothing
According to Terry Gilliam, it is the programmer who has the best chance to make a unified physical theory. Find out why.