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New Linux wireless daemon seeks cleaner connection

Jan 12, 2017 — 1,855 views

At ELCE, Intel’s Marcel Holtmann described how a new Internet Wireless Daemon will help to streamline the Linux communications stack for IoT.

ELC lineup features Linus, Alexa, Zephyr, and Android Things

Jan 10, 2017 — 841 views

The LF posted the schedule for the Embedded Linux Conference in Portland, Feb. 21-23. Keynotes include Guy Hoffman, Imad Sousou, and Linus Torvalds.

LTE IoT kits include Raspberry Pi and AWS friendly models

Jan 9, 2017 — 2,928 views

AT&T expanded its Cellular IoT Starter Kit family with an AWS version with a K64F Freedom Board, plus a $59 model that instead lets you bring your own RPi.

AGL's v3.0 automotive spec is ready for the road

Jan 4, 2017 — 583 views

The Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) project released v3.0 of its UCB spec for IVI, and announced that Daimler AG (Mercedes-Benz) has joined the group.

Google's Brillo morphs into "Android Things" IoT OS

Dec 13, 2016 — 1,032 views

[Updated: 6:00PM] — Google has retooled Brillo into an “Android Things” OS, supported with Android development resources. It’s also updating Weave with new device types.

Maximizing the benefits of open source in IoT

Dec 8, 2016 — 637 views

This guest column from VisionMobile Ltd. reveals trends from their survey of 3,700 IoT developers, and highlights key benefits of using open source in IoT.

Embedded Linux at sweet 16: adapting to the IoT

Dec 6, 2016 — 1,005 views

At ELC Europe, embedded Linux guru Tim Bird examined the “Status of Embedded Linux” and discussed challenges that it faces in the brave new world of IoT.

Amazon extends AWS IoT with offline processing

Dec 2, 2016 — 1,305 views

The AWS IoT cloud platform now offers Lambda-based “AWS Greengrass” software for Linux IoT devices, enabling offline processing and communication.

"Greenlight for Girls" seeks to inspire STEM stars

Nov 29, 2016 — 482 views

A keynote at the Embedded Linux Conference Europe described Greenlight for Girls, which aims to give girls around the world the opportunity to love STEM.

First 64-bit distro for Raspberry Pi 3 is… SUSE?

Nov 22, 2016 — 9,578 views

[Updated: Nov. 24] — SUSE released the first 64-bit distribution for the Raspberry Pi 3 with its SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. OpenSUSE, Fedora and Ubuntu should be there soon.

Particle Cloud IoT platform adds Raspberry Pi support

Nov 17, 2016 — 2,359 views

Particle announced Raspberry Pi support for its Particle Cloud IoT development platform, and has launched a $100 starter kit based on the Raspberry Pi 3.

Can Linux containers save IoT from a security meltdown?

Nov 11, 2016 — 2,468 views

In this final IoT series post, Canonical and champion Linux container technology as a solution to IoT security and interoperability challenges.

Ten dozen Embedded Linux Conference and IoT Summit videos

Nov 4, 2016 — 2,294 views

Videos of ten dozen talks and keynotes from last month’s Embedded Linux Conference and IoT Summit in Berlin are now available for free streaming on YouTube.

Mentor Embedded Linux adds 3rd Gen AMD G-Series support

Nov 4, 2016 — 438 views

Mentor Graphics has released a version of Mentor Embedded Linux with expanded support for AMD’s 3rd Gen Embedded G-Series SoCs, featuring Qt Creator.

Ubuntu Core 16 gets smaller and snappier

Nov 3, 2016 — 3,097 views

Canonical released its lightweight Ubuntu Core 16, now completely built with snap packages, featuring a smaller footprint and better lifecycle management.

Linux kernel honcho: tough love for FOSS scofflaws

Nov 1, 2016 — 2,397 views

Lead Linux maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman talks about open source compliance, aging kernel developers, and Linux on microcontrollers.