Tag Archives: ARM

For deep security, use ARM, avoid Intel & AMD processors

For about a decade now, Intel chips have had a ‘computer in your processor’ subject to exploit and where you can to audit nor control the programs running on it. A great place for a Government to insert spyware, don’t you think? That’s why I am building with ARM chips. Continue reading

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Comparing and Choosing SBCs – computer on a board

How to chose a small Single Board Computer, my point of view. Continue reading

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Brave Browser has Promise

The “Brave” browser has promise, but doesn’t have a binary download for the ARM based Linux world like the Pi, so best for Android and Wintel / Linux_64 users. Or those who like building browsers from source code ;-) Continue reading

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ARM – Arm Holdings Takeover and Open CPUs

Softbank buys Arm Holdings for a 47%-ish premium. So who’s Softbank? And what does this mean to CPU chips for all sorts of gizmos like the Raspberry Pi? Continue reading

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