Embedded Computing

EEVblog #1028 – What’s All This PC/104 Stuff Anyhow?

Forget Arduino & Raspberry Pi being the embedded platform computing standards, PC/104 has reigned supreme for over 25 years and is still THE industrial embedded computing standard. Dave boots up a 17 year old 80386SX PC-104 board with Disk On Chip flash drive. Well, after a lot of frustration anyway. ...

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EEVblog #871 – Find Aliens With Your Raspberry Pi!

Dave shows you how to get the distributed computing platform BOINC and the SETI@Home project running on your Raspberry Pi. How many MIPS per Watt is the Raspberry Pi 2 compared to Dave’s dual processor Xeon machine? And the awesome Paul Horowitz Forum HERE Dave’s machines on SETI Download SETI@Home ...

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EEVblog #858 – Red Pitaya

Dave tries to get the Red Pitaya up and running and doing some basic measurements via WiFi & Ethernet. TLDR: Many issues: apps freeze, WiFi didn’t work, and the apps have only very basic rudimentary functionality. But it’s promising, and probably a good solution for those who want to write ...

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