Category Archives: Hardware

Got my LEAP in the Mail Today

I received my LEAP Motion device in the mail this morning but my initial enthusiasm was quickly replaced with frustration… Fifteen minutes later it’s back in the box. I was hoping to use the device to emulate multi-touch and provide … Continue reading

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Artisan’s Asylum Write-up in the Economist

My Dad sent me this link to give me a view of where he spends most of his time these days. This is really really cool! A community of start-ups: Garage manufacturing, in a big garage (The Economist article) Artisan’s Asylum Video

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Parallella Board Order :)

I ordered a Parallella board today and am very excited to get my hands on this hardware 🙂 I am particularly interested in enabling hosted execution of compiled SCDL specifications (software program specifications composed of Software Circuit Description Language (SCDL) models) … Continue reading

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Yocto Project

https://www.yoctoproject.org/about I didn’t know about this. Wow. The Yocto Project™ is an open source collaboration project that provides templates, tools and methods to help you create custom Linux-based systems for embedded products regardless of the hardware architecture. It was founded … Continue reading

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Link: The Parallella board now runs Ubuntu

I cannot wait to get my hands on this board and start hacking! http://www.parallella.org/2013/05/11/the-parallella-board-now-runs-ubuntu/

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Andreas Olofsson, Adapteva: UKMAC 2012 keynote address

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Adapteva Launches $99 Parallella Open Computing Platform

This is a really interesting hardware architecture with a lot of out-of-the-box potential. The architecture reference link (PDF below) is particularly interesting. Adapteva Launches $99 Parallella Open Computing Platform http://www.adapteva.com/products/eval-kits/parallella/ http://www.adapteva.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/epiphany_arch_reference_3.12.10.03.pdf @adapteva on Twitter. In section 2.2 of the “Epiphany … Continue reading

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