June 15, 2002
Linux and PC/104 drive wireless mobile communication platform
Anonymous Reader writes: "National Scientific Corp. unveiled StarPilot, a location information server designed to seamlessly connect automobile drivers and passengers with the Internet and location-based technologies. It's based on a Linux-powered embedded computer which can be discretely installed in the trunk of a vehicle and transmits vehicle location information via the Internet over cellular networks, providing enhancements to personal safety as well as recovery support in the event of vehicle theft. Full story at LinuxDevices.com."