A non-profit that creates Linux-based tools and software for devices using ARM processors has welcomed Samsung's release of a low-cost ARM-based board to help build applications for tablets, smartphones and other connected screens.
Phoronix: Gizmo 2 Development Board Powered By AMD SoC
The Gizmo Explorer Kit has been available for a while now as an open-source, mini x86 development board to compete with the many ARM development boards available to consumers and developers. The Gizmo 2 has now been announced as the second-generation development board.
Phoronix: BeagleBone Black: The Sub-$50 ARM Linux Board
The BeagleBone Black has been one of the popular low-cost ARM development boards in recent months for budget-minded hobbyists due to its $45 price-tag, being Linux friendly, and support for powering off a USB cable.
NetLogic Microsystems has released a Linux development kit and board support package (BSP) for its MIPS-based eight-core XLP system-on-chip (SoC). The XLP Multi-Core Processor Development Kit includes a development board, software tools, libraries, drivers, and reference solutions, says the chipmaker....