Linux vs. Windows device driver model: architecture, APIs and build environment comparison – Xmodulo

http://xmodulo.com/linux-vs-windows-device-driver-model.html Device drivers are parts of the operating system that facilitate usage of hardware devices via certain programming interface so that software applications can control and operate the devices. As each driver is specific to a particular operating system, you need separate Linux, Windows, or Unix device drivers to enable the use of your device

Pi Day

Today March 14 (3.14) is time to celebrate Pi Day. For celebration ideas check out my Pi day postings from 2015 and 2013. And also Birthday Celebrations The Pi Way.    

10 best engineering YouTube channels| Interesting Engineering

Yes, we know – YouTube is mostly about funny videos and beauty bloggers but don’t rush to close this page yet! There are a lot of smart, educational and interesting channels to learn new things, remind you of topics you studied previously and inspire you to achieve great things in life! http://interestingengineering.com/10-best-engineering-youtube-channels/ Posted from WordPress

UN panel bans lithium-ion battery shipments from passenger flights | Chips | Geek.com

A UN panel has recommended that airlines ban all lithium-ion shipments from commercial flights. Why? Because batteries catch fire sometimes. A new packaging standard is expected in 2018 that might make batteries safe enough to be shipped on passenger planes again, but there’s no guarantee. http://www.geek.com/chips/un-panel-bans-lithium-ion-battery-shipments-from-passenger-flights-1648244/ Posted from WordPress for Android