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Overclocked Wearables Can Pick Up Bio-Acoustic Signals

Sun, 2016-11-27 19:16
The research team hacked the Linux kernel on the watch and upgraded the software. To examine their idea, researchers developed some experimental apps for ViBand. The new technology could successfully control the apps on the watch or the remote devices, such as the lights and a TV, through common gestures.

YunOS overtakes Apple’s iOS as China’s second-largest smartphone operating system

Sun, 2016-11-27 16:25
YunOS, an operating system built from the free Linux software, made its debut on July 2011 with the Tianyu K-Touch W700 smartphone.

Photo Funnel: Drag-and-Drop Photo Copying Tool For Linux

Sun, 2016-11-27 13:33
Sometimes you need to transfer and organize just a handful of specific photos and raw files from your camera, and a simple GUI tool can help your with that.

Intel Compute Sticks with Apollo Lake chips coming in 2017 (leaked roadmap)

Sun, 2016-11-27 11:43
Intel’s Compute Stick is basically a fully functional, low-power PC crammed into a device that looks like an oversized USB flash drive. Plug it into the HDMI port on a TV, connect a power source, and you can run Windows, Linux, or other operating systems on a TV, monitor, or commercial display.

AV Linux Update: Good but Not Better

Sun, 2016-11-27 08:51
AV Linux is one of the few available fully functional Linux distros to give audio and video enthusiasts a professional level collection of tools to enhance their handling of audio-visual files.

Japan Will Create a Supercomputer to Surpass China

Sun, 2016-11-27 06:00
Specialists from Japan will soon launch a new supercomputer which promises to be the most powerful in the world... 27 supercomputers of Japan from the Top 500 are fueled by Linux.

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