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Micro:bit Unveiled

Announced in March this year, the BBC’s micro:bit has been unveiled today.  All the people excited by this fantastic initiative can now discover the final device and this extensive set of features on the BBC Make it Digital website. The micro:bit is a pocket-sized...

Hetero heretofores

With innovations happening daily in automotive, IoT, and consumer experiences, it’s no surprise silicon providers have upped the ante by creating even more complex system-on-chip (SoC) architectures. Increasingly, we are seeing today’s SoCs combine multiple heterogeneous cores. Freescale’s i.MX6 SoloX for example, includes an...