Linux Devices

November 3, 2011 in Linux

  1. Arduino-compatible robot dev kit includes RPi 3 and Tinker Board add-ons
    Husarion unveiled an Arduino-ready “Core2” robotics board for web based prototyping, plus a Linux-ready “Core2-ROS” that adds an RPi 3 or Tinker Board. San Francisco based robotics firm Husarion, whic …
  2. RPi 3-like Le Potato SBC showcases fast Amlogic S905X SoC
    Libre Computers’s $25 to $35 “Le Potato” is an RPi 3 clone that runs Android 7.1 or Linux 4.13 on a quad -A53 S905X. There’s no WiFi, but you get HDMI 2.0. A Shenzhen based Libre Computer Project from …
  3. Open spec, sandwich-style SBC runs Linux on i.MX6UL based COM
    Grinn and RS Components unveiled a Linux-ready “Liteboard” SBC that uses an i.MX6 UL LiteSOM COM, with connectors compatible with Grinn Chiliboard add-ons. UK-based distributor RSA Components is offer …
  4. Linux-friendly COM Express duo taps PowerPC based QorIQs
    Artesyn’s rugged line of COMX-T modules debut with COMs using NXP’s quad-core QorIQ T2081 and QorIQ T1042 SoCs, clocked to 1.5GHz and 1.4GHz, respectively. Artesyn Embedded Computing has launched a li …
  5. World’s smallest Arduino measures 12 x 12mm
    On Crowd Supply, an $18 “µduino” board that targets wearables and sensor devices offers an Arduino Leonardo compatible in a half-inch square package. A Chelmsford, Mass. based startup called µduino ha …
  6. Linux-driven Cortex-A7 SoC targets 3D and HD-enabled HMI
    Renesas unveiled a “RZ/G1C” SoC for HMI applications with 1x or 2x 1GHz Cortex-A7 cores and a PowerVR SGX531 GPU, plus a Linux-supported starter kit. The RZ/G1C SoC joins other similarly Yocto Project …
  7. Rugged marine computer runs Linux on Skylake-U
    Avalue’s “EMS-SKLU-Marine” is an IEC EN60945 certified computer with 6th Gen Core CPUs, -20 to 60°C support, plus 2x GbE, 4x USB 3.0, M2, and mini-PCIe. The EMS-SKLU-Marine is designed for maritime ap …
  8. Module runs Yocto Linux on 16-core 2GHz Atom C3000 SoC
    DFI’s rugged, Linux-ready “DV970” COM Express Basic Type 7 module debuts the server-class, 16-core Atom C3000, and supports 4x 10GbE-KR and 16x PCIe 3.0. DFI promotes the DV970 as the first COM Expres …
  9. Linux-ready PC/104 board runs on 6 to 7 Watts
    Win Enterprises announced an “MB-83310” PC/104 SBC with a Vortex DX3 SoC, GbE, Fast Ethernet, SATA, M.2, and a -20 to 70°C operating range. Win Enterprises has unveiled a COM-like PC/104 form-factor s …
  10. 46-inch touchscreen AiO has optional mirror view for augmented reality
    Advantech’s “UTC-542” AiO PC runs Ubuntu or Android on Skylake, and offers hot-swap SATA and a 42.6-inch, IP65 touchscreen with optional mirror coating. Advantech announced a 42.6-inch, 16:9 aspect ra …
  11. No-frills networking appliance runs Linux on Apollo Lake
    Win Enterprises unveiled a “PL-81210” networking appliance that runs Linux on a dual-core Atom x5-E3930, and offers mini-PCIe, mSATA, and up to 4x GbE. Win Enterprises has launched a low-end networkin …
  12. Rugged Android ADAS computer does surround-view monitoring and tracking
    The VIA Mobile360 Surround View Sample Kit, which runs Android on an octa-core SoC, provides real-time 360° vehicle monitoring, recording, and tracking. VIA Technologies has unveiled an embedded compu …
  13. MinnowBoard 3 will offer Apollo Lake, triple M.2s, and Raspberry Pi expansion
    [Update: June 28] — Minnowboard.org is prepping an open spec “MinnowBoard 3” SBC with a quad-core Apollo Lake, 4GB LPDDR4, 8GB eMMC, 3x M.2 sockets, and an RPi connector. The Intel-backed Minnowboard. …
  14. Open source social robot kit runs on Raspberry Pi and Arduino
    Thecorpora’s Scratch-ready “Q.bo One” robot is based on the RPi 3 and Arduino, and offers stereo cams, mics, a speaker, and visual and language recognition. In 2010, robotics developer Francisco Paz a …
  15. Latest quad-core Banana Pi offers SATA support at $32
    SinoVoiP’s open-spec, Linux- and Android-ready “Banana Pi BPI-M2 Berry” SBC has a Raspberry Pi-like layout, WiFi, BT, GbE, HDMI, 4x USB, CSI, and SATA. SinoVoip’s Banana Pi project has introduced a va …