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ODROID Boards Offer High-End Raspberry Pi Alternatives

ODROID Boards Offer High-End Raspberry Pi Alternatives

There’s no question that the Raspberry Pi is everyone’s favorite ARM development board right now: it’s cheap, silent, and exceptionally power efficient. The Raspberry Pi makes an excellent choice for low-energy applications like personal servers, routers, firewalls, environmental monitoring setups, etc, etc. But the Raspberry Pi has one big downside, it’s a fairly slow machine.


Google Announces $250 Chromebook

Laptop computers running Google’s Chrome OS, referred to collectively as “Chromebooks”, have been an interesting experiment. An operating system which forgoes local applications for Internet-based “apps”, or in other words, interactive webpages developed with new technologies such as HTML5. The Chromebook promises to be the “dumb terminal” of the 21st century, a computer which is simply a


Carrier IQ: spying on hundreds of millions of phones, including yours!

Carrier IQ If you have a phone, this article is for you. Carrier IQ, a cellular software developer has been installing snooping apps on phones for some time. A proud banner displayed on their site counts furiously into the clouds with over 141 million devices INFECTED with their innocuous software as of this article. So



[dropcap]…I[/dropcap]f you own just about any decent smartphone these days, the capacitive touch sensitive display is likely nestled behind a seemingly thick piece of glass. Corning actually is the leading glass manufacturer for Liquid Crystal Displays. But they are also creators of Gorilla Glass, that hard covering protecting your precious apps. Corning’s thin sheet of


Ice Cream Sandwich Due Tuesday; What to expect…

[dropcap]B[/dropcap]ack in May, the masters of the Google universe revealed their intentions to deliver Ice Cream Sandwich later in the year. Speculation began to build, eventually leading to wild theories and exciting leaks complete with bizarre tails. These are the dreams of giant corporations, to create buzz and intrigue the masses with bits of honey