The secret battlefield: Embedded systems

by Don Rosenberg

Although its progress in small devices is largely unnoticed, Linux is one of the best-suited technologies to take over a space few consumers are aware of. In this two-part excerpt from his forthcoming book, "Open Source: The Unauthorized White Papers

Although a latecomer to the field, Linux has a bright future in embedded systems. From cell phones to household appliances, the number of places in which we find embedded systems in everyday life is growing. The automobile is probabl

This article was originally published on Friday Aug 25th 2000
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