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Use GNU Parallel to Speed Up Script Execution on Multiple Cores and/or Machines

Use GNU Parallel to Speed Up Script Execution on Multiple Cores and/or Machines | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
I attended BarCamp Chiang Mai 5 last week-end, and a lot of sessions were related to project management, business apps and web development, but there were also a few embedded systems related sessions dealing with subjects such as Arduino (Showing...
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Phoenix OS 2.1 Android 7.1 based Desktop OS Released for 32-bit and 64-bit x86 Platforms – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News

Phoenix OS 2.1 Android 7.1 based Desktop OS Released for 32-bit and 64-bit x86 Platforms – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
With Jide’s announcement that they’d stop working on Remix OS for the consumer market, focusing on the enterprise market instead, people who like to use Android as a desktop OS lost an option. Luckily, others have not given up on the concept yet, and Phoenix OS 2.1 based on Android 7.1 with...
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PROBOX2 AVA 4K TV Box, NAS, and HDMI IN DVR Sells with an Optional Air Mouse

PROBOX2 AVA 4K TV Box, NAS, and HDMI IN DVR Sells with an Optional Air Mouse | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
W2COMP has unveiled another Realtek RTD1295 box running Android 6.0 and OpenWrt but they've designed a different launcher, and the device optionally ships with an air mouse with gaming and voice modes.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/18/probox2-ava-4k-tv-box-nas-and-hdmi-in-dvr-sells-with-an-optional-air-mouse/
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ModBerry Industrial Automation Controllers Leverage Raspberry Pi, FriendlyELEC, and AAEON Boards and Modules

ModBerry Industrial Automation Controllers Leverage Raspberry Pi, FriendlyELEC, and AAEON Boards and Modules | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Techbase Group is providing programmable automation controllers (PAC) based on Raspberry Pi 3 compute module and board, Friendlyarm, and UP-bridge the gap boards, as well as various expansion "cards" for connectivity and industrial use.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/19/modberry-industrial-automation-controllers-leverage-raspberry-pi-friendlyelec-and-aaeon-boards-and-modules/
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Le Potato Development Board Review – Part 1: Hardware and Accessories

Le Potato Development Board Review – Part 1: Hardware and Accessories | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
A first look at Libre Computer Project "Le Potato" board and accessories like case, fan, and eMMC flash module.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/17/le-potato-development-board-review-part-1-hardware-and-accessories/
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Having Old Floppy Disks Around? You Can Still Buy a USB Floppy Disk Drive to Read Them

Having Old Floppy Disks Around? You Can Still Buy a USB Floppy Disk Drive to Read Them | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
(USB) Floppy disk drives are still being sold in 2017.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/18/having-old-floppy-disks-around-you-can-still-buy-a-usb-floppy-disk-drive-to-read-them/
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NanoPi K2 Board Gets Ubuntu Core Firmware Image

NanoPi K2 Board Gets Ubuntu Core Firmware Image | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Friendlyarm NanoPi K2 board used to only run Android, but the company has now released an Ubuntu Core image that should work well for non-multimedia applications.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/19/nanopi-k2-boards-gets-ubuntu-core-firmware-image/
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ROCK64 Board Review – Part 1: eMMC Flash Module, Android 7.1 Firmware, Benchmarks, and Kodi

ROCK64 Board Review – Part 1: eMMC Flash Module, Android 7.1 Firmware, Benchmarks, and Kodi | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
A First look at Android (TV) 7.1 on Pine64 ROCK64 development board. Let's say, it still needs some work, but at least the board is not shipping yet.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/16/rock64-board-review-part-1-emmc-flash-module-android-7-1-firmware-benchmarks-and-kodi/
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Having Old Floppy Disks Around? You Can Still Buy a USB Floppy Disk Drive to Read Them

Having Old Floppy Disks Around? You Can Still Buy a USB Floppy Disk Drive to Read Them | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
If you are young enough, you may never have heard about floppy disks. They were the equivalent of “micro SD card” in the 1970’s to 2000’s , in the sense they were portable...
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Office, Factory, Business Model, and Ambitious Plans of Shenzhen Xunlong Software, Orange Pi Maker

Office, Factory, Business Model, and Ambitious Plans of Shenzhen Xunlong Software, Orange Pi Maker | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
A person visited Orange Pi boards company (Shenzhen Xunlong Software), and discussed with them. Apparently the boards are sold at BoM costs thanks to gov. subsidies, they have massive plans for expansion, and plan to sell 10 times more boards than Raspberry Pi in 3 years.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/15/office-factory-business-model-and-ambitious-plans-of-shenzhen-xunlong-software-orange-pi-maker/
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Bqeel MVR9 TV Box Review – Part 1: Specifications, Unboxing and Teardown

Bqeel MVR9 TV Box Review – Part 1: Specifications, Unboxing and Teardown | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Rockchip RK3328 Android 7.1 4K HDR TV box that comes with Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0 interfaces.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/14/bqeel-mvr9-tv-box-review-part-1-specifications-unboxing-and-teardown/
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EtaCore ARM Cortex M3 Core Operates at Low Voltage (0.25V and up) for Higher Power Efficiency

EtaCore ARM Cortex M3 Core Operates at Low Voltage (0.25V and up) for Higher Power Efficiency | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
New low power ARM Cortex M3 Core IP and reference design by Eta Compute, that promises over 10-year on a CR2032 coin cell thanks to ultra-low operating voltages.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/14/etacore-arm-cortex-m3-core-operates-at-low-voltage-0-25v-and-up-for-higher-power-efficiency/
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$13 Orange Pi Zero Set 6 Kit Could Make an Inexpensive DIY Google Home Alternative

$13 Orange Pi Zero Set 6 Kit Could Make an Inexpensive DIY Google Home Alternative | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Inexpensive Orange Pi Zero Kit with built-in microphone, 3.5mm audio jack, and case, that should an interesting platform for playing with Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/13/13-orange-pi-zero-set-6-kit-could-make-an-inexpensive-diy-google-home-alternative/
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Flic Hub Controls WiFi, Bluetooth, and IR Devices with Bluetooth LE Buttons (Crowdfunding)

Flic Hub Controls WiFi, Bluetooth, and IR Devices with Bluetooth LE Buttons (Crowdfunding) | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Flic Hub is a Linux gateway supporting WiFi, Bluetooth, and infrared used to control all sort of devices via Bluetooth LE buttons

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/10/flic-hub-controls-wifi-bluetooth-and-ir-devices-with-bluetooth-le-buttons-crowdfunding/
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MYiR Introduces Z-Turn Lite Board Powered by Xilinx Zynq-7007S/Zynq-7010 SoC for $69 and Up

MYiR Introduces Z-Turn Lite Board Powered by Xilinx Zynq-7007S/Zynq-7010 SoC for $69 and Up | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Xilinx launched a cost down version of their Zynq-7000 series with Zynq-7000S series SoC combining a single ARM Cortex A9 core with Artix FPGA fabric last year. We’ve already seen sub 100...
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Tevo Tarantula 3D Printer’s Large Dual Extruder Auto Bed Level Sensor Firmware Upgrade

Tevo Tarantula 3D Printer’s Large Dual Extruder Auto Bed Level Sensor Firmware Upgrade | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Firmware update to improve TEVO 3D Electronic Co.,Ltd Tarantula 3D printer auto bed leveling.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/17/tevo-tarantula-3d-printer-firmware-update/
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$99 Mira Prism Augmented Reality Headset Works with your Phone

$99 Mira Prism Augmented Reality Headset Works with your Phone | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Mira Labs Prism is an augmented reality headset working with iPhone 6/7.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/19/99-mira-prism-augmented-reality-headset-works-with-your-phone/
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Getting Started with MediaTek X20 Android Development Board

Getting Started with MediaTek X20 Android Development Board | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
MediaTek X20 96Boards development board quick start guide showing how to build from source and flash Android on the board.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/17/getting-started-with-mediatek-x20-android-development-board/
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MeLE PCG35 Apo mini PC is Powered by Intel Celeron J3455 “Desktop” Processor, Supports 2.5″ SATA Drives

MeLE PCG35 Apo mini PC is Powered by Intel Celeron J3455 “Desktop” Processor, Supports 2.5″ SATA Drives | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
MeLE will launch a new fanless mini PC powered by an Intel Apollo Lake desktop processor. It also supports 2.5" SATA drives, and will start selling on August 1st for $179.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/18/mele-pcg35-apo-mini-pc-is-powered-by-intel-celeron-j3455-desktop-processor-supports-2-5-sata-drives/
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Bluetooth Low Energy Now Supports Mesh Networking for the Internet of Things

Bluetooth Low Energy Now Supports Mesh Networking for the Internet of Things | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
The Bluetooth SIG has published the specifications for Bluetooth mesh networking, allowing connecting of thousands of Bluetooth nodes for the IoT.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/19/bluetooth-low-energy-now-supports-mesh-networking-for-the-internet-of-things/
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DD-WRT vs OpenWRT vs Tomato: Which one is the best firmware for you?

DD-WRT vs OpenWRT vs Tomato: Which one is the best firmware for you? | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
DD-WRT vs OpenWRT vs Tomato: Do your know which one is the best? This post will give you some clues to pick the right one for you.
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EduMIP Self-Balancing Robot Kit Based on BeagleBone Blue is Now Available for $50 – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News

EduMIP Self-Balancing Robot Kit Based on BeagleBone Blue is Now Available for $50 – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
BeagleBone Blue is a board designed for robotics projects, and one of those projects is EduMIP self-balancing robot that was first designed around BeagleBone Black and a robotics cape, but so far was not available for sale.
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Beelink AP34 Ultimate Apollo Lake mini PC Comes with 8GB RAM

Beelink AP34 Ultimate Apollo Lake mini PC Comes with 8GB RAM | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Beelink has launched a new version of their AP34 mini PC based on Intel Celeron N3450 Apollo Lake processor with 8GB DDR3 RAM.

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/13/beelink-ap34-ultimate-apollo-lake-mini-pc-comes-with-8gb-ram/
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Microsoft Plans to Leverage TV Whitespace Frequencies to Offer Internet Access in Remote Areas – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News

Microsoft Plans to Leverage TV Whitespace Frequencies to Offer Internet Access in Remote Areas – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
TV whitespace spectrum represents the frequencies unused by analog TV channels either because noone is broadcasting at a given frequency or because of analog TV sunset. There are plans to use this free spectrum for the Internet of Things with Weightless, but instead Microsoft plans to leverage...
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EduMIP Self-Balancing Robot Kit Based on BeagleBone Blue is Now Available for $50

EduMIP Self-Balancing Robot Kit Based on BeagleBone Blue is Now Available for $50 | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
Renaissance Robotics EduMIP educational robotics kit based on BeagleBoard.org Foundation Beaglebone Blue or Back + Robotics Cape can be purchased for $50 (without the boards).

http://www.cnx-software.com/2017/07/14/edumip-self-balancing-robot-kit-based-on-beaglebone-blue-is-now-available-for-50/
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H96 Pro Octa Core TV Dongle Runs Android 7.1.1 on Amlogic S912 Processor – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News

H96 Pro Octa Core TV Dongle Runs Android 7.1.1 on Amlogic S912 Processor – CNXSoft – Embedded Systems News | Embedded Systems News | Scoop.it
That one will be confusing as H96 Pro is already a TV box, but somebody must have thought that model number was so good, it had to be re-used in another products. So I present to your H96 Pro TV dongle powered by the same Amlogic S912 processor running Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
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