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Define: Microcontroller with Wireless Subsystem

Perhaps technical lexicography is a new niche for this author.  There is certainly a need to bring structure to the chaos that is Silicon Valley nomenclature; it is far less clear if this niche can be monetized or is purely a charitable contribution. 1,133 more words


My love is of a birth as rare

Andrew Marvell was a fine poet of seventeenth century England, whose work appeals as much to the intellect as to the emotions. Consider this poem “The Definition of Love”. 389 more words

Marvell moves into eight-core 64-bit mobile processors

Going to battle with rivals, Marvell launched its eight-core 64-bit Armada mobile processor today.

The new chip will bring it into competition with rivals such as Qualcomm and Nvidia, and it shows that mobile devices will soon use the same kind of processors that form the foundation of data center computers and supercomputers. 242 more words


Expect first HomeKit-compatible devices soon as certified chips ship to manufacturers

The first HomeKit-compatible devices are likely now in production as two chipmakers confirmed to Forbes that they have begun shipping Apple-certified Bluetooth and Wifi chips to device manufacturers. 260 more words

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HomeKit-Enabled Chips Start to Ship to Smart Home Device Manufacturers

Both Broadcom and Texas Instruments recently started shipping out Bluetooth and Wi-Fi chips with installed Apple HomeKit firmware. This signifies the first wave of HomeKit-enabled devices should be hitting the store shelves soon. 71 more words

Purple flag

Lamp posts in town have been draped with purple ribbons for a few weeks now but I didn’t get round to finding out why until this weekend. 59 more words