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SparkFun launches robotics and display pHATs

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-04-27 18:00
SparkFun has launched two pHATs for the Raspberry Pi, Jetson Nano, and Google Coral: The Auto pHAT offers robotics motor and servo controls and an IMU while the Top pHAT has a 2.3-inch color display plus LEDs, buttons, mic, and speaker for ML prototyping. Boulder, Colorado based SparkFun announced a $29.95 Auto pHAT for robotics […]
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New Banana Pi SBCs slim down for low-power IoT

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-24 22:29
Banana Pi’s “BPI-F2P” SBC runs Linux on a quad -A7 SunPlus SP7021 and offers dual LAN with PoE plus 40-pin GPIO. Also new is a “BPI-EAI80 AIoT” SBC with a dual Cortex-M4 Edgeless EAI80 MCU with 300-GOPS NPU. SinoVoip’s Banana Pi project has posted specs for its second development board based on SunPlus Technology’s SP7021 […]
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Edge AI mini-PC spins up Nvidia’s Xavier NX

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-24 18:38
CTI’s compact “Rudi-NX” embedded computer runs Linux on a Jetson Xavier NX module for up to 21 TOPS AI at 15W. Features include 2x GbE, 4x USB 3.0, 3x M.2 with NVMe, 4x GMSL cam inputs, and -20 to 80°C support. Guelph, Ontario based Connect Tech Inc. (CTI) recently announced the Rudi-NX Embedded System along […]
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Rough, tough Coffee Lake system is totally upfront with its I/O

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-24 16:57
Axiomtek’s fanless, rugged “eBOX640-521-FL” computer runs Linux or Win 10 on 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs with all front facing I/O including dual displays, 6x USB, 2x SATA, 2x GbE, 2x serial, mini-PCIe and M.2, and “flexible I/O.” Over the last year, Axiomtek has launched rugged, fanless, Intel Coffee Lake based embedded computers including the […]
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Embedded Linux Conference goes virtual at $50 a pop

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-04-23 20:59
The Linux Foundation has posted the schedule for a virtual online version of the Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference North America 2020. Registration for the interactive, June 29 to July 2 event will cost $50. In March when Arrow announced its free, online-only Embedded to Go conference, which took place April 1-3, we […]
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Odroid-C4 could be the Odroid you’re looking for

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-04-23 17:53
Hardkernel has launched a $50 “Odroid-C4” SBC that runs Linux or Android on a 2GHz, quad Cortex-A55 Amlogic S905X3 with 4GB DDR4, an eMMC slot, 4x USB 3.0, GbE and HDMI, and a 40-pin GPIO. Hardkernel’s new open-spec Raspberry Pi 4 competitor and lookalike is the first community-backed SBC we’ve seen to integrate Amlogic’s new […]
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Gaming computers run Linux on Ryzen Embedded R1000 and V1000

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-04-22 22:01
EFCO’s “EGL8650” and “EGL8600” gaming computers run Linux or Win 10 on a Ryzen Embedded R1000 and offer triple 4K displays, gaming security, and in the case of the EGL8650, a JAMMA connector. There is also a V1000-based EGL8550 model. All around the world casinos are largely shuttered due to the coronavirus, but the slots […]
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Router with open Linux stack adds IPS firewall and cellular backup

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-04-22 17:37
The “Roqos Core RC20” router runs on an open source Debian 10 stack with VPN, DPI, IPS firewall, cellular redundancy, and other continually updated security services. The Atom E3845-based router is equipped with 802.11ac, 4G, and 4x GbE ports. Roqos has gone to Kickstarter to launch its latest Roqos Core router for the SOHO market, […]
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Dev kit unlocks secrets of 1TOPS Kendryte RISC-V chip

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-04-21 22:48
Sipeed’s $24.90 “Sipeed MaixCube” dev kit runs FreeRTOS or Linux on a Kendryte K210 RISC-V with 1TOPS NPU via Sipeed’s M1n module. The kit has a display, camera, mic, and battery plus Grove and Sipeed’s SP-MOD interfaces. Sipeed has gone to Seeed to open $24.90 pre-orders for a Sipeed MaixCube development kit based on its […]
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Compact embedded PCs run Linux on the Jetson Nano, NX, and Xavier

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-04-21 19:03
Aaeon is prepping a compact, Jetson Xavier NX-based “Boxer-8251AI” embedded PC based on a recent Jetson Nano-based “Boxer-8221AI.” Also in the works is a larger “Boxer-8240AI” system based on the AGX Xavier with 4x PoE ports. Aaeon has posted preliminary product pages for Boxer-8251AI and Boxer-8240AI embedded computers, which run Linux on Nvidia’s new Jetson […]
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Rugged Apollo Lake mini-PC has triple HDMI ports

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-04-20 21:48
IEI’s “IDS-310-AL” mini-PC for rugged signage applications runs Linux or Win 10 on an Apollo Lake SoC with triple HDMI displays, 2x GbE, 3x USB 3.0, SATA, mini-PCIe, and M.2. IEI has produced several compact embedded PCs based on Intel’s Apollo Lake SoCs, including the ITG-100AI with optional Myriad X VPU cards and the CANBus […]
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Firefly launches RK1808-based module and dev kit with 3-TOPS NPU

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-04-20 18:05
Firefly has launched a $59 “Core-1808-JD4 AI Core Board” module that runs Linux on an AI-enabled Rockchip RK1808. It’s available as part of a similarly open-spec “AIO-1808-JD4” dev kit for $149. T-Chip Technology’s Firefly (or T-Firefly) unit and development community launched some of the first open-spec SBCs based on Rockchip SoCs, such as the RK3399-based […]
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Rugged Apollo Lake computer has four mini-PCIe-based expansion slots

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-17 21:45
Acromag’s rugged, Linux-ready “ARCX1100” is a compact embedded computer built around an Apollo Lake based COM Express Type 10 module that offers four slots for AcroMag’s mini-PCIe-based AcroPack I/O modules. Wixom, Michigan based Acromag has announced a compact, fanless data acquisition computer called the ARCX1100. The system meets military requirements for SWaP-C (reduced Size, Weight, […]
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Linux-driven SBC features RK1808 with 3-TOPs NPU

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-17 00:26
Boardcon’s “EM1808” SBC runs Linux on a 1.6GHz Cortex-A35 Rockchip RK1808 with a 3-TOPS NPU. Features include GbE, WiFi/BT, M.2 with SIM, MIPI-DSI and CSI, GbE, 4x USB, 4x mics, and 3x audio DAC outputs. Boardcon’s Mar. 3 announcement of its EM1808 SBC got lost in the Embedded World data flood but it remains sufficiently […]
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Toughened up Coffee Lake computer family includes a PCIe x16 model

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-04-16 18:03
Ibase unveiled a rugged, Linux-friendly “AMI230 Series” of embedded PCs with 8th and 9th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs, 4x GbE with PoE+, 8x USB 3.1, and 2x M.2 SSD slots. The larger AMI231 adds PCIe x16 and x4 slots and a second SATA bay. The fanless, ventless, AMI230 series follows Ibase’s similar Intel 6th and […]
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D3, Diamond, and CTI unveil carriers for Nvidia’s new Xavier NX

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-04-16 00:41
D3’s “DesignCore” carrier for Nvidia’s Linux-driven Jetson Xavier NX module supports 12 camera inputs. Meanwhile, Diamond is prepping an NX-ready “Floyd” carrier and CTI has announced a Quark Carrier that similarly support the NX and Nano. Nvidia’s Jetson Xavier NX was announced las November and recently started shipping for $399. Nvidia has yet to announce […]
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Raspberry Pi like Apollo Lake edge-AI SBC launches with community site

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-04-15 00:32
Adlink’s “Vizi-AI” dev kit for machine vision AI runs Linux, Intel OpenVino, and Adlink Edge middleware on an Apollo Lake based Adlink “LEC-AL” SMARC module running on an Adlink carrier equipped with an Intel Myriad-X VPU. Adlink, Arrow, and Intel have teamed up on a development kit for entry-level AI industrial machine vision. The Vizi-AI […]
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Linux-driven Bluetooth gateway has WiFi, dual LAN, and optional LTE

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-04-14 18:02
Laird’s “Sentrius IG60-BL654 Wireless IoT Gateway” for Bluetooth sensor applications runs Laird Linux or AWS IoT Greengrass on Laird’s SAMA5D36-based “60 Series SOM” and provides 802.11ac, BT 5.0, 2x LAN, and optional LTE Cat 1. We last reported on Laird Connectivity in regard to its Open Platform automotive telematics and connectivity computer back in 2017, […]
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Rugged Coffee Lake systems offer a mix of PCIe and MXM expansion

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-04-13 19:55
Adlink has launched four Linux-ready “Matrix” edge computers with 8th and 9th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs: the compact MXE-5600 and similar, but up to 3x PCIe MXC-6600 and the MVP-5100-MXM and similar, up to 2x PCIe MVP-6100-MXM. Adlink announced the release of its next generation of Matrix embedded computers, which follow earlier Matrix models such […]
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Coffee Lake based edge AI computer supports Nvidia Tesla T4

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-04-10 22:47
Neousys’ rugged “Nuvo-7166GC” edge AI inference platform features 8th or 9th Gen CPUs with 2x PCIe x16 slots for an Nvidia Tesla T4 GPU plus mini-PCIe, 2x M.2, 6x GbE with optional PoE+, and MezIO modules. Like last year’s Nuvo-8208GC, the Nuvo-7166GC is a powerhouse edge computer featuring Intel’s 8th or 9th Gen Coffee Lake […]
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