Systems Stacking up for Wind River

Aimed squarely at the residential gateways market, a pre-validated stack has been announced by Intel subsidiary Wind River. It's built on Wind River Linux 4.2 and has been dubbed Wind River Platform for Gateways (WRPG). The stack is underpinned by two ARM11-based processors, the Cavium Econa CNS3xxx and Mindspeed Comcerto 1000, with software from Makewave, DigiOn, [...]

Sigma Designs Gives Us a Sneak Peek of Future Media Streamers

I saw this the other day and went: meh. Sigma Designs is showing off a new reference design that CE manufactures can tap for their next-gen media streamers and IPTV receivers. At first glance it looks compelling — it's a plug computer in way. The SMP8670 chip powered wall wart offers 1080p playback via HDMI, HomePlug [...]

HomeSeer Unveils the HSM100-EU Z-Wave Multi-Sensor in the US

HomeSeer Technologies is now selling a Euro version Z-Wave home automation product that provides three functions in one. The HSM100-EU is intended to be used as a motion sensor for any Z-Wave certified system, but the product can also provide temperature and light readings for HomeSeer's PC home automation software. The HSM100-EU has a range [...]

First Details about Complete Shuttle Mini PC Solutions at IFA

Shuttle Inc., market leader in the Mini PC segment and maker of multi form factor solutions grants a first-look at the innovations to be showcased at IFA in Berlin, Germany. Complete Mini PC solutions ranging from Home-Computing, Home-Media and Home-Terminal will be on display awaiting the visitors. "A large number of Mini PCs will be on [...]