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See Vivante GPU Highlights @ ARM TechCon 2014 (Freescale Booth #906)

Source: Freescale Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014 Leader in ARM®-based solutions kicks off its Internet of Tomorrow Tour: a mobile showcase of more than 120 IoT products and demonstrations Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) will

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Freescale’s collaboration with ALPS produces advanced automotive connectivity solutions for telematics in ADAS market

Source: Yahoo! Finance Highly integrated modules based on i.MX 6 series processor delivers world-class automotive connectivity and applications support As part of a two-year collaboration with ALPS Electric Co. of Japan, Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) announces three automotive-grade connectivity modules for

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GC Nano User Interface Acceleration

A white paper by Vivante Corporation This paper describes the importance and necessity of 3D graphics processors (GPUs) in wearables and IoT. Historically, wearables and IoT had simple user interfaces (UIs), but the industry is moving towards a GPU-based platform

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Freescale FTF Americas 2014 – Vivante GPU Highlights

Source: Freescale Technology Forum (FTF Americas) 2014 FTF 2014 Wrap Up: “More than 2,000 embedded enthusiasts joined us at the 2014 Freescale Technology Forum this week to explore technology innovations that are making our roads safer, our networks more productive,

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Vivante Creates Secure GPUs

Source: Design & Reuse Data and device security play a very important role in today’s always connected lifestyle. The proliferation of devices found at home, at work, in the car, and all around us (i.e IoT) blur the lines between

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Freescale Wearable Reference Platform (WaRP)

Source: WaRPboard.org WaRPboard.org is a nonprofit community based organization providing service and support for the wearables reference platform. The solution’s hardware and software will be open sourced and community driven. No closed development tools or licensing fees are required when

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Freescale launches $149 Android wearables platform

Source: CNET Freescale Semiconductor, a maker of small, low-power processors, has announced an effort based on a $149, Android-powered, open-source electronics board to try to help hardware developers build its chips into wearable computing devices.

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Vivante Tackles Wearable Tech with New GPU Core Release

Source: Rory Lidstone, Wearable Tech World Vivante Corporation is best known for its efforts in the area of M2M and the Internet of Things (IoT) — for example, its technology powers advanced driver assistance systems — but the company recently

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Vivante puts out an OpenGL ES 2.0 GPU in less than 1mm^2

Source: Charlie Demerjian, SemiAccurate Since the term cloud isn’t getting much attention anymore it is time to move to the Internet of Things and Vivante is right there for it. In fact they have a solution called IoTGC 400, a

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OpenGL ES 2.0 GPU Core at less than 1 mm square total silicon area

Source: Khronos Group Vivante Corporation announced an area-optimized version of its GC series OpenGL 2.0 ES GPU cores for Wearable and other IoT devices. Featuring the industry’s tiniest GPU core, less than one mm2, the GC400 gives MCU/MPU silicon vendors

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