Qualcomm launches its premium 820E embedded platform for IoT developers

When you think of Qualcomm these days, chances are you are either thinking about Broadcom’s hostile attempts to buy the company or its mobile chips, which power most Android-based smartphones. C

Embeds Return To New Google Maps, Will Soon Include Ads

Google has quietly brought back embeds to its new Google Maps interface today and announced that it plans to include ads in these embedded maps in the coming weeks. When Google launched the new versio

VIA Mini-ITX board features dual HDMI, on-board 1080p graphics chip

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/3928103088_a0d9f57bf2_o.jpg">VIA’s got a new Mini-ITX setup that ought to appeal to HTPC builders, as it features a dedicated GPU capab

Windows Embedded ‘Quebec’ to be based on Windows 7, not Vista

Previously believed to be based on Windows Vista, it’s just been announced that forthcoming Windows Embedded platform code-named “Quebec” will actually be based on Windows 7. The announcement ca

All About Linux 2008: Penguins fly! An interview with Charles Ogilvie, Virgin America's head of In-Flight Entertainment

Rather than bore you with a handful of other random gadgets and doodads that run Linux, I’ve decided to focus on one really big thing that’s phenomenal. So I present to you, dear readers, with Vir

Intel to embed solid-state drives on UMPC boards

In a move that makes sense, perfect or otherwise, Intel has announced that it’ll soon be manufacturing UMPC-specific boards with embedded Z-P140 PATA solid-state drives. The drives will apparent