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Google I/O Rundown

Thomson Comer, Staff Engineer Here’s a quick rundown from a tech perspective of what Google announced last week at its I/O conference: Google.ai Google bases most of its service model on artificial intelligence (AI). In this year’s I/O, they announced some really coo…

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So, You Want to Add Alexa Control to Your Thing...

Kevin Courter, Engineering Director Amazon’s Alexa was the darling of CES, and it’s easy to see why. The Echo and Echo Dot devices that run Alexa are relatively inexpensive, and a tremendous number were sold over the Christmas holiday period—helped along, no doubt, by an aggressi…

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Faster Live Debug with Loggly: A Guest Post for Loggly

Cardinal Peak Staff A few months back, Cardinal Peak Senior Engineer Thomson Comer published part one and part two of his three-part guest blog series on the Loggly blog. In this final segment of his guest post, he discusses live debugging and how it can be done faster.…

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Build GStreamer on Windows: A Guide

Brad Aisa We’re big fans of GStreamer, a very good open source multi-media framework supported on almost every platform conceivable, including Linux, OS/X, Android, iOS, and even tiny clients like Raspberry Pi. Recently, we’ve needed to use GStreamer on a…

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Introduction to AES67

Kevin Gross AES67 is a standard for transport of high performance audio over IP networks. High performance, as AES67 defines it, is at least a 44.1 kHz sampling frequency, at least 16-bit resolution and latency less than 10 ms. AES67 is targeted to applications…

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EE Times: How to build video devices for the IoT

Mike Perkins I’ve got a new blog post up at EE Times, talking about how to build video devices for the Internet of Things: Video cameras are uniquely compelling sensors because vision is our dominant sense. Video is invaluable for applications such as license…

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When will the Apple Watch support Android?

Howdy Pierce I’m sipping coffee while listening to my sweet new U2 album, and I’m pondering the future of openness with the Apple Watch. I haven’t seen any commentary about the fact that at launch it will only work with a recent iPhone. I certainly could be…

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Boulder Tech Job Fair Redux: February 25

Randy Bockrath Based on the success of our last job fair, Cardinal Peak will once again be co-hosting the Boulder Tech Job Fair with the Boulder Chamber. We were thrilled by our experience at the last fair in September, so we will be joining 13 other tech companies…

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A Propeller-Head Visits Vegas, part 1

Howdy Pierce I spent the day yesterday in Las Vegas for ISC West, one of the largest shows for the CCTV and security industry. We have a couple of customers exhibiting at this show, and I haven’t attended for the last couple of years, so it was interesting to s…

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Outsourcing Just the 1.0

Howdy Pierce Seven years into running a services business, we’ve recently recognized a pattern across several of the projects we’ve done. The pattern is that the customer wants to outsource the initial development of a product but also wants to bring subseque…

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