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96Boards at Maker Faire Bay Area!

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

See you at Maker Faire, Bay Area! For the first time ever, 96Boards will have a booth at Maker Faire Bay Area! Joined by a small group of amazing partners...

Robert Wolff
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Waveshare SPI 2.9inch E-ink RaspberryPi HAT - Shiratech FFPGA Mezzanine and RPi HAts Pt. 2

Monday, May 13, 2019

A bit more complex. In my last blog I talked about running a MAX7219 LED matrix HAT using the Shiratech FPGA Mezzanine. In this one we’ll talk about using a...

Sahaj Sarup
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OpenHours Episode 146 - Arm Laptops and 96Boards repo review

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Introduction Let’s dive into the forums, documentation and website repositories and review issues, maybe even fix a few? To top this off, we will be joined by Linaro Enginner, Daniel...

Robert Wolff
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MAX7219 LED Matrix RaspberryPi HAT - Shiratech FFPGA Mezzanine and RPi HAts Pt. 1

Monday, May 6, 2019

Starting off with a easy one. Max7219 The MAX7219/MAX7221 are compact, serial input/output common-cathode display drivers that interface microprocessors (µPs) to 7-segment numeric LED displays of up to 8 digits,...

Sahaj Sarup
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OpenHours Episode 145 - 96Boards AMA with Sahaj and Mani

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Introduction This week the 96Boards team took a few rounds of Q&As, we updated on what we’ve been up to and threw in a few demos! Unfortunately, Robert was out...

Robert Wolff
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Sophon Edge Mainlining Update - Part 2

Friday, April 26, 2019

Introduction Hello and Welcome to the blog on “Sophon Edge Mainlining Update - Part 2”. This blog will summarise the recent mainlining efforts for Sophon Edge board in Linux kernel....

Manivannan Sadhasivam
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OpenHours Episode 144 - Bootloaders and Secure Firmware with David Brown

Friday, April 26, 2019

Introduction Secure Firmware with David Brown of Linaro! David Brown is a Senior Engineer at Linaro who has been working on ARM Linux since about 2007, as well as general...

Robert Wolff
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Panfrost Open-Source GPU Driver on the Rock960

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Well let’s face it, if you are using an Arm development board and want to use the on-board Mali GPU while running a GNU/Linux distro, its not gonna be a...

Sahaj Sarup
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Testing the Arduino IDE v1.8.9 for aarch64 on the DragonBoard 410c

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

What’s new with Arduino IDE v1.8.9? The Arduino IDE has supported Arm architecture for a while now, but they only released 32bit binaries, which was fine for older devices like...

Sahaj Sarup