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Linux-driven i.MX ULL board drives $99 touch-panel kit

Jan 7, 2019 — views: 695

MYIR’s new “MYD-Y6ULX-HMI” dev board, built on a previous iMX6 ULL module, also drives a new $99 “MYD-Y6ULX-CHMI” 7-inch touch-panel display kit with a pre-installed Linux HMI stack and optional wireless add-on.

Open-spec, i.MX6 UL based SBC features DAQ and wireless features

Jan 4, 2019 — views: 608

Technologic’s industrial temp “TS-7180” SBC runs Linux on an i.MX6 UL and provides extensive DAQ and communications features, with the latter including WiFi/BT, XBee, cellular, optional GPS and Ethernet with optional PoE.

Linux maker boards learn how to specialize

Jan 4, 2019 — views: 4191

Community-backed SBCs not called Raspberry Pi are increasingly differentiating with specialized features. New models in our New Years catalog of 122 hacker boards have branched off into voice control, networking, AI, and more.

Catalog of 122 open-spec Linux hacker boards

Jan 3, 2019 — views: 4366

Welcome to the 2019 New Year’s edition catalog of hacker-friendly, open-spec SBCs that run Linux or Android. Here, we provide recently updated descriptions, specs, pricing, and links to details for all 122 SBCs.

Latest HummingBoard SBC adds CAN and serial ports

Dec 26, 2018 — views: 1052

SolidRun has launched a variation on the HummingBoard Edge SBC called the HummingBoard CBi that swaps the HDMI port with CAN and serial ports and similarly runs Linux on an i.MX6 MicroSOM.

Intel Cherry Trail based hacker board launches for $34

Dec 21, 2018 — views: 3085

Team IoT has gone to Kickstarter with a $34 “Atomic Pi” SBC with a Linux-driven, quad-core Atom x5-Z8350 SoC, 2GB RAM, 16GB eMMC, WiFi/BT, and GbE, USB 3.0, and USB 2.0 ports.

SMARC module runs Linux on i.MX8X

Dec 21, 2018 — views: 498

Kontron’s industrial temperature “SMARC-sAMX8X” module runs Linux on a dual- or quad Cortex-A35 i.MX8X SoC with up to 3GB LP-DDR4, up to 64GB eMMC, dual GbE controllers, and PCIe.

Qualcomm’s second-gen drone board has Snapdragon 820 and four cameras

Dec 19, 2018 — views: 1093

Qualcomm and Intrinsyc opened pre-orders on a 75 x 36mm “Qualcomm Flight Pro” reference platform for drones and robotics that runs Linux on a Snapdragon 820 with WiFi, BT, GNSS, IMUs, 4x cameras, and optional motor board.

Linux-friendly Coffee Lake signage player supports new OPS+ spec

Dec 18, 2018 — views: 414

Axiomtek’s “OPS700-520” signage player complies with the OPS Plus spec, which adds a second high-speed combo connector. The compact, Intel 8th Gen based player supports Intel AMT 11.0 and Intel Unite.

Raspberry Pi HAT serves up robotics control smorgasbord

Dec 18, 2018 — views: 789

The “Adafruit Crickit HAT” is a Python-oriented RPi HAT add-on for robotics that includes servos, motor control, drive outputs, touch inputs, NeoPixel driver, 3W amp, and more.

MIPS ISA to be available under royalty-free license

Dec 18, 2018 — views: 519

Wave Computing will follow in RISC-V’s path by offering its MIPS ISA as “open source” code without royalties or proprietary licensing. The MIPS Open initiative will focus on the development of SoCs for emerging IoT edge applications.

Rugged, Jetson TX2 based computer targets AI on the edge

Dec 17, 2018 — views: 626

Axiomtek’s fanless, IP67-protected “eBOX800-900-FL” computer runs Ubuntu on a Jetson TX2 module and offers -30 to 60°C support, 3Grms vibration resistance, M.2 NVMe expansion, and 2x GbE ports, including one with PoE.

i.MX8M based Pico-ITX SBC has both HDMI and mini-DP

Dec 17, 2018 — views: 1054

Kontron’s Pico-ITX form-factor “pITX-iMX8M” SBC runs Linux or Android on a dual- or quad-core NXP i.MX8M SoC with Mini-DP and HDMI, 2x GbE, 2x USB 3.0, and M.2 expansion.

Customizable, Atom-based DIN-rail PC supports Linux

Dec 17, 2018 — views: 381

Lanner’s “LEC-3034” is a fanless, Intel Bay Trail based DIN-rail box PC with up to 4x GbE, 4x USB, and 8x isolated serial ports plus SATA and mSATA storage and M.2 support for 4G.