Article Source MoblinZone
December 23, 2009, 10:02 pm
In science, the atom is the fundamental unit of matter ‚Äì the building blocks out of which all the elements are made, from the simplest to the most complex. In software development terms, the Intel Atom processor is also a fundamental unit, powering computers small and large.
If you‚Äôre a scientist studying atoms, you‚Äôve got a whole range of chemical and physics equipment to choose from ‚Äì and your laboratory might be as massive as the Large Hadron Collider. On the other hand, if you‚Äôre a Linux developer building apps that target devices using the Atom, your workshop might be as small as a buffed-up notebook ‚Äì running the Intel Application Software Development Suite for Intel Atom, along with a small laptop development host. The Tool Suite is not only more portable than the Large Hadron Collider, it‚Äôs also more user-friendly...