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Coding in your browser: Using the Codebox IDE with your Intel Edison
By WAI LUN POON (Intel) Posted on 05/04/15 0
There are multiple ways to write code for the Intel Edison (Arduino IDE, vi, emacs, SFTP, Intel XDK, etc.), here's how you can do it from your browser! Codebox is an open source web based IDE that you can install on your Intel Edison. Once it's setup, you can simply point to the Intel Edison's I...
First Rule of Programming Club
By Clay Breshears (Intel) Posted on 05/04/15 0
No, it is not "You do not talk about Programming Club." That would be silly. If we didn't talk about it, who would join?
Interactive Webcast (050515) - Transforming Business
By Mike Pearce (Intel) Posted on 05/04/15 0
  May 5, 2015  9 AM - 10 AM PACIFIC TIME   Diane Bryant Senior VP & GM Intel Data Center Group   Join us for this live, interactive webcast Join Intel’s Diane Bryant, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Data Center...
Resin.io releases experimental support for the Intel Edison
By WAI LUN POON (Intel) Posted on 05/01/15 0
Managing a fleet of IoT devices and deploying code is no easy task. Resin.io changes the workflow by leveraging Git and Docker technology! How It Works When you have new code for your end devices, all you need to do is simply perform a "git push". Resin.io builds your code into a Docker contain...
Node.js Workshop At Vulcan Inc
By REX ST JOHN (Intel) Posted on 04/30/15 0
We received an invite to join employees of Vulcan Inc here in Seattle to spend an afternoon running an Intel Edison workshop focusing on LIBMRAA, Node.js and Johnny-Five. 17 total developers showed up and posted 5 unique Instructables projects! Here are a few highlights from social media: Here ...
Intel Hack N' Tell @ SoDo MakerSpace Seattle
By REX ST JOHN (Intel) Posted on 04/30/15 0
Another busy day in the IoT community here in Seattle! Intel staged a "Come back" event follow up from our previous Seattle IoT Hackathon earlier in the year to see what great projects developers continued building with their Intel Edison boards and IoT DevKits. Here are a few highlights from soc...
New Intel® USB Driver version 1.9.0 for Android* Devices Available for Download
By Tao Wang (Intel) Posted on 04/30/15 0
The new Intel Android* USB Driver package 1. 9.0 is available for download at the Intel Developer Zone. It enables you to connect your Windows*-based machine to your Android* device that contains an Intel® Atom™ processor inside. This includes the latest Intel® Atom™ x3 and x5 processor families ...
Improving Crowd Simulations in Gaming
By Michael Coppock (Intel) Posted on 04/30/15 0
Current technology allows for many interesting and exciting scenarios in games. Including larger crowds, maybe in a city or a group of soldiers on a battlefield, could provide greater immersion for players if the flow of the crowd can be accurately predicted. Stephen J. Guy and Ioannis Karamouzas...
Twitter for C++ Programmers
By Andrey Karpov Posted on 04/30/15 0
This small post is for those programmers who use Twitter or are just about to start doing this. I'm sure developers will find some useful information here.
Fluent Conf 2015: HTML/CSS/JS and Robotics Too
By WAI LUN POON (Intel) Posted on 04/28/15 0
Photo opp - me and the Javascript Rhino we all love!  :) Last week I attended Fluent Conf for the second time. It’s great to see the continuing trend of the Web + IoT and other hardware + Javascript goodness.   Though the main focus of this conference is on HTML/CSS/JS, quite a few o...
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Why Windows Threads Are Better Than POSIX Threads
By Clay Breshears (Intel) Posted on 10/19/06 65
I've used both POSIX threads (Pthreads) and Windows threads APIs, and I believe that Windows has the better programming model of the two. While each threading method can create threads, destroy threads, and coordinate interactions between threads, the reason I make this claim is the simplicity of...
Enabling Wireless Display (WiDi) on Windows 8 RTM
By rradi (Intel) Posted on 10/27/12 44
Hi everyone, Windows 8 has just launched, so Intel just released the new WiDi software v3.5.40.0 to support Windows 8. Therefore, in order to enable WiDi officially on your Windows 8 device, follow the steps below: 1. Download the latest graphics driver for your Intel HD graphics from the followi...
Volatile: Almost Useless for Multi-Threaded Programming
By Arch D. Robison (Intel) Posted on 11/30/07 43
There is a widespread notion that the keyword volatile is good for multi-threaded programming. I've seen interfaces with volatile qualifiers justified as "it might be used for multi-threaded programming". I thought was useful until the last few weeks, when it finally dawned on me (or if you prefe...
Windows Server 2008 "Aero Enabled" Workstation Edition
By doug.holland@intel.com Posted on 02/12/08 41
Last week Dell shipped me a new Vostro 1700 notebook which I promptly upgraded from Windows Vista Business edition to Windows Server 2008. In this blog post I'll show you how to setup Windows Server 2008 in a Workstation configuration.Windows Server 2008 installed without an issue although I coul...
Traversing concurrent_hash_map concurrently
By Anton Malakhov (Intel) Posted on 05/14/10 32
People keep asking how to traverse tbb::concurrent_hash_map concurrently with other operations. But it wouldn’t be worth the blog if there was not any problem. The Reference clearly states that: Concurrent operations (count, find, insert, and erase) invalidate any existing iterators that point i...
Enabling Wireless Display (WiDi) on Windows 8 Consumer Preview
By rradi (Intel) Posted on 05/29/12 30
Chances are that if you have upgraded your Wireless Display (WiDi) capable laptop or tablet (with the specs mentioned here) from Windows 7 to Windows 8 Consumer Preview, then you probably stopped being able to enjoy WiDi. The official support for WiDi on Windows 8 will come with the Intel WiDi so...
Flaws of Object Oriented Modeling
By Asaf Shelly Posted on 08/22/08 28
At the beginning of the computer era the system designers came from the world of hardware and it is noticeable. In hardware there are many working elements that can operate in parallel and most times at different rates of operation. This requires hi degree of accuracy in system timing. Chip desig...
Knights Corner micro-architecture support
By James Reinders (Intel) Posted on 06/05/12 26
How does a high performance SMP on-a-chip sound to you?  I can now share, for the first time, key details about our vision for Knights Corner (the aforementioned high performance SMP on-a-chip), and our thinking behind the software architecture and features.   There is a lot to cover here so I’ll...
Intel technologies game: IT Manager 3: Unseen Forces
By Shmuel Gershon (Intel) Posted on 02/27/09 26
So... Are you a skilled IT Manager? Or, did you ever wondered if you're fit to the job?Intel has released a new game: IT Manager 3: Unseen Forces. It is a promotional game, sure, but a very cool one. From the user guide: In IT Manager 3: Unseen Forces, you play the IT manager of a small company...
The Unity Multi Touch Source (finally)
By steve-hughes (Intel) Posted on 05/01/13 24
Hey Everybody Here is the source for the CPP and C# files needed to implement the Multi Touch Plugin DLL referred to in the previous post. Sorry it took so long to publish. Just download the zip and they're both there. I've also uploaded Touchtest.zip which is a very bad Unity app which uses the ...

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