Latest Blackfin Stories

2009-10-27 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Redpine Signals, Inc., a leading developer of ultra low power multi-standard wireless chipsets and systems, today announced the successful integration of Redpine Signals ultra low power 802.11n Lite-Fi(TM) SoC products with the Analog Devices' Blackfin processor, enabling a complete video streaming solution with 802.11n Wi-Fi® connectivity. The integrated solution includes the Blackfin ADSP-BF561 and the Redpine 802.11n...

2009-01-22 09:00:00

TORONTO, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ - AxiomFount Inc. today announced the availability of AxiDotNet release 1.0. The AxiDotNet family of solutions enables the use of Microsoft .NET(TM) Micro Framework 3.0 and Visual Studio(R) tools for Analog Devices Blackfin(R) processors by providing seamlessly integrated Blackfin specific and optimized libraries. AxiomFount will deliver AxiDotNet solutions ranging from standard configurable developer packages to full custom solutions. AxiDotNet release 1.0...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'