Category Archives: Compute

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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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Bountysource – Crowdsource funding for F/OSS

https://www.bountysource.com/ Doesn’t look like there’s a whole lot of money floating around in there yet. Hopefully that changes.

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Link: Linus Torvalds defends his right to shame Linux kernel developers

Interesting read about Linux kernel politics in this morning’s ArsTechnica http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2013/07/linus-torvalds-defends-his-right-to-shame-linux-kernel-developers/

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Bubble Any Page

Interesting use of D3js: http://www.infocaptor.com/bubble-my-page?url=blog.chrisrussell.net&size=800

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Ryppl C++ Ecosystem

http://ryppl.org/ To create the conditions for a portable, modular C++ software ecosystem There are several Boost C++ members driving ryppl.org.

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Yocto Project

https://www.yoctoproject.org/about I didn’t know about this. Wow. The Yocto Projectâ„¢ 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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