News UltraSoC announces Bristol engineering facility plans

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  1. bit-tech

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  2. Corky42

    Corky42 What did walle eat for breakfast?

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    When the article talks of open source is that the same sort of open source that instantly springs to mind, as in anyone can contribute changes, as in a collaborative driven design of the architecture, as in this bit should go hear, this bit needs changing.

    If so that sounds really cool, I wouldn't have a clue what's what but it must be really interesting if you do.
     
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    @Corky42 Not sure how deep you want to delve into things, but the problem mentioned in the article linked below is one of the issues this whole Risc-V thing is trying to solve:

    http://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1287656

    Of course the potential with open source regarding HW / ISA extends beyond whats mentioned, but its a start.
     
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