Monday, January 12, 2015

IoT: Custom Single Board Computer (SBC)

Custom Single Board Computer (SBC) - Low Cost

"Toradex introduces Viola, a new open source concept for ultra-low cost customized single-board computers. When combined with Colibri VF50 COM, a Freescale® Vybrid™-based Computer-on-Module, a Viola based single-board computer starts at a price of $52 for 1K units ($64 for single unit)"

HTML5 Web Components

Chrome already supports Web Components,
and other web browsers can with help of Polymer or similar library.
Simpler and semantic markup is finally possible in web apps and documents!

Excellent course: HTML5 Web Component Fundamentals – Pluralsight Training:

"Learn how to create native HTML5 Web Components
using Shadow DOM, Custom Elements, Templates, and Imports."

  • Templates: Encapsulated Markup & Styling
  • Custom Elements: Define our own Elements
  • Shadow DOM: Inert, reusable markup
  • Imports: Bundle HTML, JS, & CSS
BitNative by Cory House | Rethinking Software

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