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[News] Increased Openness in Schools, Cars

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What would my ideal school look like? Part 2

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| Speaking of electronic texts, weâre talking open 
| source here. If they donât exist as Flexbooks or 
| some other format that my teachers and students 
| could easily use, then I want my teachers to be 
| subject-matter experts who can generate open 
| content. There, of course, is another dividend of 
| corporate sponsorship: contribution to a growing 
| store of high-quality educational content.


GENIVI Alliance to Demonstrate First Open Source-Based IVI Platform at International CES 2010

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| The GENIVI Alliance, an automotive industry 
| association driving the development and adoption 
| of an open in-vehicle Infotainment (IVI) 
| reference platform, will be demonstrating the 
| initial implementation of the GENIVI 1.0 platform 
| in Las Vegas during International CES 2010, 
| January 7th - 10th.



Linux robot car targets autonomous navigation

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| Tokyo-based ZMP Inc. is readying a Linux-based car robotics platform designed
| to test automotive robots and autonomous navigation algorithms. The RoboCar
| is built on a 500MHz AMD Geode LX800, and offers a stereo camera, multiple
| sensors, and an optional image recognition module, says the company.


Linux-based Autonomous RoboCar from Pino Creator

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| MP, the Japanese company that created the open hardware Pino humanoid robot,
| has announced a Linux and AMD-Geode based RoboCar (PDF format). The 6 lbs, 17
| inch long RoboCar is 1/10 the size of a real car. It's intended for use as a
| test platform for autonomous car technologies. While it looks like it's made
| from RC car parts, the company claims the maneuvering accuracy is much higher
| than possible with toy cars. The hardward includes an AMD Geode LX800
| processor running a soft real-time GNU/Linux system.



Driver-Free Car Runs Ubuntu Linux

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| This automated vehicle uses a dozen Intel Core 2 processors, but at the
| bottom of the software stack is Ubuntu 6.06 "Dapper Drake" Linux. Ubuntu 6.06
| was chosen for being an LTS (Long Term Support) release. Perhaps next year's
| vehicle will be running Ubuntu 8.04?    


Linux Powered PS3 to be used in DARPA Urban Challenge

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| With four years of autonomous racing experience and using Yellow Dog Linux,
| San Diego's Axion Racing is excited about showing folks other things that can
| be done using a PlayStation console.

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