arm-cortex-a15

It is estimated that 60 percent of the world’s population, or some 4.3 billion people, interact with a device using an ARM chip every day. If ARM can dominate in wearables, IoT and in the energy-efficient server room then that number is going to increase, substantially.

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I’ve talked before about how I wish we’d all move on from the ARMv6 architecture, now that we’re already getting so close to the launch of the 64 bit ARMv8 architecture within... the next 2 years. The sad reality is that most devices, especially the low-end ones, are still on this decade old architecture.

Hopefully, with the launch of Cortex A7 next year, which is built on...

Gooseberry

As the demand for low-cost, low-power, high performance ARM-based mini boardsĀ continues, alternatives to the ARM6 basedĀ Raspberry Pi have started to appear and they are proving just as popular.

Touting... three times the CPU power of theĀ Raspberry Pi and twice as much RAM, the board (which uses the AllwinnerĀ A10 Cortex A8 1 Ghz CPU) was availableĀ for just Ā£40 UK pounds which is roughly $62 US dollars. It runs Android...

LG_L5

Canadian carriers are not exactly known for their small prices. The prices of phones on contracts may look reasonable at first sight, but the contracts last for three years, and the carriers... make sure they make a lot more money onĀ a phone than they are investing in subsidies. This is why it’s a little surprising to see Bell selling a decent Android 4.0 smartphone for only $200 unlo...