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Tech Design Forum – Design Method Curation

“The Curation Company is led by three experienced journalists who together have more than 60 years’ experience of understanding technical markets..”


Do you need a 1GHz MPU to run Linux and Android?

“Many systems other than smartphones would like to benefit from the standardization of Android’s offerings, but over a completely different UI. One option here is the Inflexion UI GUI tool from Mentor Graphics. It also enables applications to use the Android Dalvik framework, but allows device manufacturers to quickly and easily create their own UIs and get the most out of the hardware, even if the hardware does not have an expensive GPU.”

“But not all embedded systems require whizz-bang features and a blazing fast microprocessor (MPU). Vertical markets such as home and commercial applications, point-of-sale terminals….”

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