Lenovo's laptop supports the IEEE 802.11n draft specification, which has a maximum speed of 540 Mbits/sec. Backward compatibility with existing Wi-Fi versions provides access until 802.11n access points become available. The PC's other wireless options include 3G WWAN3 on Cingular or Verizon networks, Bluetooth and Infrared. The 15.4-inch widescreen notebook weighs 5.1 lb and measures 1.1-inch thick. Its Core 2 Duo processor starts at 1.66 GHz.
When you think of the DARPA Robotics Challenge, you may imagine complex humanoid contraptions made of metal and wires that move like a Terminator Series T-90. But what actually happened at the much-vaunted event was something just a bit different.
Traditional dev kits are based on a manufacturer’s microcontroller, radio module, or sensor device. The idea is to aid the design engineer in developing his or her own IoT prototype as quickly as possible. A not-so-traditional IoT development kit released by Bosch aims to simplify IoT prototyping even further.
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