David Mandala talks about Ubuntu on ARM, the direction of it going onto servers and Canonical’s involvement in Linaro.
The most exciting thing is once the ARM Processors in phones are powerful enough to run a full desktop/laptop. Thus simply dock the Android phone and output a full Linux on your larger monitor.
I’m checking out a Tizen development kit prototype for the first time. I’m not sure I understand the meaning of it, it seems there is not coming much out of Maemo, Meego, Limo, Bada etc. At least not yet. This looks to be a semi-continuation of Intel’s and Nokia’s open source project which makes me extra dubious.
Arnd Bergmann talks about his work on the ARM Linux Kernel and more.
Novacut is a new Linux powered video-editing software system that provides for online and offline collaborative video-editing tools and workflow. It is open-source and free, available at http://novacut.com. The initial target is small indie filmmakers who need a fast efficient method for a web series or low budget film. People who have the flexibility to use a new program and build a work flow around Novacut. Eventually, Novacut plans to replace Final Cut Pro, Avid, Adobe Premiere and every other video-editing systems by providing better, faster and more advanced video-editing tools by being free and open source. Their business model is in the optional video distribution system that can go with the software.
Mathieu Poirier talks about how Android came up on the ST-Ericsson A9500 Snowball platform.
RK3066 is ready for Google GMS on Android 4.0.4
– Android CTS ALL PASSED
– Google WIDEVINE DRM Supported
– OTA (over-the-air) Update Supported
Jon Masters is in charge of Red Hat Fedora on ARM, he’s at Linaro Connect to discuss Linux on ARM Bootloaders and other Linux on ARM issues.
Check out the articles on Google News.
The 3U rackmount chassis has 48 ARM servers with a total of 192 processor cores, with each ARM server drawing a maximum of 15 watts of power. Each server uses Marvell’s quad-core Armada XP 78460 chip, which runs at 1.6GHz, and has error correction features, networking and storage components.
- See what cloud can do! Dell unveils ARM servers (gigaom.com)
Paul McKenney talks about the ARM big.LITTLE Linux kernel work.