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November 9, 2016

Multicore standard works on fast communications

Work by the Multicore Association to provide a standard way for applications running on different processors to communicate with each other is leading to active implementations.
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February 23, 2016

ARM aims at low-end compute with 32bit Cortex-A

ARM has gone back to the 32bit realm for its latest Cortex-A processor core, aiming the device at a new generation of low-cost platforms inspired by the success of the Raspberry Pi as well as wearables.
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October 31, 2014

Siemens produces open-source code for multicore acceleration

Siemens has developed an open-source implementation of the Multicore Association's MTAPI to make it easier to divide and manage concurrent tasks that run on systems with multiple processors.
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July 8, 2014

Mentor buys into driver information, ADAS and infotainment software

Mentor Graphics has expanded its portfolio of tools and software for the automotive market with its second acquisition of the year in this sector.
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May 22, 2014

Imagination in push for Java and open source

Imagination Technologies has set up an open-source effort that mirrors ARM's Linaro group and cut a deal with Oracle for Java optimization.
October 23, 2013

ARM v8-R launch focuses on safety applications

ARM has launched the -R version of its v8 architecture, targeting applications in automotive and industrial systems and possibly spawning a new generation of Linux-oriented microcontollers.
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April 24, 2013

The BeagleBone Black is uncorked

Half the price, a 1GHz processor, 2GB of integrated storage and some 'interesting' plug-in capes. All for $45. Let the wild Linux-Making begin.
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November 13, 2012

Embedded systems are evolving, but where are the tools?


Embedded hardware and software are experiencing exciting advances but free, open source technologies only go so far in connecting them. Help is on the way.
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March 27, 2012

Yocto Project gets a useful shove from Mentor

The Yocto Project brings the 'ecosystem' concept to embedded Linux and the tool vendor's launch builds that idea out nicely.
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