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    British Army To Use Drones

    Some of the ways in which the modern army is making use of electronics were described by the War Minister, Mr John Profumo, in the Commons last week.

    So, 54 years ago, started a story in Electronics Weekly’s edition of March 15th 1961…

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    Is ARM's free-OS a game-changer?

    ARM will soon be rolling out its free operating system as part of its mbed development platform, a move with could see the processor firm competing with one-time software partners.

    ARM has even teamed up with IBM to offer cloud-based design resources for its first development kits.


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    Sorry SOX

    Last week was a bad one for the SOX – down 2% on the week last week with some semi stocks down much more…

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    ST On The Rack

    ST is imploding. On Friday Crolles was closed due to strike action and on Thursday this week there will be a strike across all ST sites, says the staff union CAD-ST…

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    Bossy Boots

    Woodside in Silicon Valley is where many techies aspire to live.

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    Raspberry Pi teams with Google to train teachers

    Dubbed the Picademy@Google programme, the first will be the Google Digital Garage situated at Leeds Docks and others are planned.

    The training courses will be a mix of hands-on and project-based learning and will be free to attend for teachers.

    The Raspberry Pi foundation said it has…

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