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Intel debuts “Arduino Create” software on a new UP Squared Grove kit

Nov 2, 2017 — 2,097 views

[Updated: Nov. 7] — Intel unveiled a version of the “Arduino Create” toolkit for Intel-based systems running Linux. It debuts on a new “UP Squared IoT Grove Development Kit.”
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Embedded Linux Conference Europe videos posted for free streaming

Nov 2, 2017 — 1,342 views

The Linux Foundation has posted 13 videos of Open Source Summit Europe keynotes and 57 videos of Embedded Linux Conference Europe sessions on YouTube.
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NXP’s “crossover” Cortex-M7 chip gains uClinux BSP

Nov 1, 2017 — 1,111 views

Emcraft unveiled a uClinux BSP for NXP’s new i.MX RT1050 EVK and up to 600MHz i.MX RT chip, which NXP calls the fastest Cortex-M processor yet.
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Renesas taps new 10-year SLTS kernel from the Civil Infrastructure Platform

Oct 16, 2017 — 424 views

Renesas upgraded the Linux stack for its RZ/G SoCs to use CIP’s 10-year SLTS kernel. Meanwhile, the standard LTS kernel will expand from 2 to 6 years.
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New mobile Linux contenders keep the dream alive

Sep 29, 2017 — 2,670 views

[Updated: Oct. 2] — The open source Linux phone movement is heating up again with new ZeroPhone and Librem 5 launches and software projects like Halium OS and PostmarketOS.
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Android Oreo adds Linux kernel requirements, debuts Project Treble

Sep 7, 2017 — 1,128 views

[Updated: 11:41AM] — As Android 8.0 debuts a “Project Treble” update plan, all new Android 8.0 devices must run Linux 4.4 or later. Plus: Oreo and Linux 4.13 beef up security.
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Survey shows Linux and FreeRTOS out front in embedded tech

Aug 29, 2017 — 2,021 views

AspenCore’s 2017 survey of embedded tech developers reveals that open source OSes like Linux and FreeRTOS continue to grow as proprietary platforms decline.
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3G-ready smartwatch runs on Linux

Aug 28, 2017 — 2,309 views

[Updated: Sep. 9] — The Connect Watch offers a 4-day battery, a 2MP, 720p camera, plus WiFi, BT, and optional 3G, and runs the open source AsteroidOS on a quad -A7 SoC.
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Adlink gear to showcase VMWare’s Liota based IoT framework

Aug 24, 2017 — 335 views

Adlink will offer the new VMware Pulse IoT Center service and Linux-friendly Liota (Little IoT Agent) to Adlink customers as pre-integrated solutions.
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Open comm protocol for AUVs embarks with BeagleBone based modem

Aug 15, 2017 — 776 views

NATO’s open source JANUS standard for underwater communications is first appearing in a BeagleBone-based acoustic modem running Linux.
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Free security service scans open source Linux IoT binaries

Aug 14, 2017 — 1,187 views

[Updated: Aug. 22] — Insignary unveiled TruthIsIntheBinary, a free, cloud-based version of its Clarity binary code scanning software aimed at open source Linux IoT code.
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Final Android Things preview adds RPi3 features and new i.MX6 UL target

Aug 11, 2017 — 1,471 views

Google released Developer Preview 5 of Android Things, adding Android O, OpenGL ES, and WebView on the RPi 3, and support for an i.MX6 UL based “SprIoT” kit.
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IoT cloud service adds Linux support via free BeagleBone BSP

Aug 4, 2017 — 748 views

Anaren released v2.1 of its Anaren Atmosphere cloud-based IoT development platform, for the first time adding Linux support via a free BeagleBone Black BSP.
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