A startup in Spain is readying a mini-netbook with open source Linux software and a solar power option. The under-$200 “Gyy” is based on a MIPS-based Ingenic processor clocked to 400MHz, offers an 8-inch, 800 x 480 display, and is made of biodegradable materials, says iUnika.
- via Slashdot
IBM developerWorks presents
by Bill Zimmerly on installing the GNU ARM toolchain.
“Many tools are available for programming various versions of ARM cores, but one particularly popular set is the GNU ARM toolchain. Learn more about embedded development using the ARM core as well as how to install the GNU tools and begin using them.“
- via TechCrunch
- via IBM Press Releases – All Topics – United States
A lot of people complain that it’s underpowered and overpriced [...]. But you don’t need special hardware to program it. It lets you do all the basic tasks with just a line or two of perfectly comprehensible code.
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