Embedded

Pejman Kalkhoran, Boundary Devices [Qt Technology Partner]

Three Steps to a Successful Embedded Product

Published Thursday March 31st, 2016 | 3 Comments on Three Steps to a Successful Embedded Product
Posted in Biz Circuit, Embedded

Developing an embedded product requires three main steps: selection of the proper hardware platform, operating system selection/setup, and User Interface (UI) development.  All three of these steps are very closely tied together and have a significant impact on time-to-market, project costs, and the overall quality of the product.  It is critical to select the proper […]

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David Schulz

Qt for Device Creation on Windows Host

Published Wednesday March 16th, 2016 | Comments Off on Qt for Device Creation on Windows Host
Posted in Dev Loop, Embedded, Qt, Windows

One of the new and a quite remarkable items we’re introducing with Qt 5.6 is the possibility to use Windows host computer for embedded Linux development and deployment. The aim of the feature is to make embedded development workflow as seamless as possible regardless of the host OS. So now Windows users can use their […]

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Tuukka Turunen

Creating Digital Instrument Clusters with Qt

Published Thursday March 3rd, 2016 | 3 Comments on Creating Digital Instrument Clusters with Qt
Posted in Automotive, Biz Circuit & Dev Loop, Embedded, Embedded World

Qt is widely used in automotive infotainment systems with a number of OS and platform configurations. Some of the car manufacturers have already introduced Qt also in their digital instrument clusters. We believe there will many more in the coming years. Therefore, we have started focused research and development during last year to make cluster […]

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Rainer Keller

Qt Virtual Keyboard Updated with Handwriting Recognition

Published Wednesday March 2nd, 2016 | 3 Comments on Qt Virtual Keyboard Updated with Handwriting Recognition
Posted in Dev Loop, Embedded

We are proud to present the new release of Qt Virtual Keyboard with Hand Writing Recognition (HWR), performance improvements, Nuance T9 Write integration, and support for Traditional Chinese language! Qt Virtual Keyboard is now updated with new features and versioning scheme. As part of the recent licensing change announcement, the formerly commercial-only feature, the Qt […]

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Tuukka Turunen

Handwriting Recognition with Qt Virtual Keyboard 2.0

Published Monday October 5th, 2015 | Comments Off on Handwriting Recognition with Qt Virtual Keyboard 2.0
Posted in Biz Circuit & Dev Loop, Embedded, Releases

The Qt Virtual Keyboard has been available for a bit over one year and nicely adopted in various devices built with Qt. With the upcoming version 2.0 it will allow gesture based text input as well as typing. In addition to handwriting recognition (HWR) functionality the upcoming Qt Virtual Keyboard 2.0 is bringing performance optimizations, support for Traditional Chinese language, and […]

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Laszlo Agocs

Using modern OpenGL ES features with QOpenGLFramebufferObject in Qt 5.6

Published Monday September 21st, 2015 | Comments Off on Using modern OpenGL ES features with QOpenGLFramebufferObject in Qt 5.6
Posted in Embedded, Graphics, Mobile, OpenGL

QOpenGLFramebufferObject is a handy OpenGL helper class in Qt 5. It conveniently hides the differences between OpenGL and OpenGL ES, enables easy usage of packed depth-stencil attachments, multisample renderbuffers, and some more exotic formats like RGB10. As a follow up to our previous post about OpenGL ES 3 enhancements in Qt 5.6, we are now […]

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Laszlo Agocs

Cross-platform OpenGL ES 3 apps with Qt 5.6

Published Wednesday September 9th, 2015 | 7 Comments on Cross-platform OpenGL ES 3 apps with Qt 5.6
Posted in Embedded, Graphics, Mobile, OpenGL

Now that the alpha release for Qt 5.6 is here, it is time to take a look at some of the new features. With the increasing availability of GPUs and drivers capable of OpenGL ES 3.0 and 3.1 in the mobile and embedded world, targeting the new features these APIs provide has become more appealing […]

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Laszlo Agocs

Qt 5.5, computer vision, and the Nitrogen6X

Published Thursday June 4th, 2015 | 3 Comments on Qt 5.5, computer vision, and the Nitrogen6X
Posted in Embedded, Graphics, Multimedia, Qt Quick 2

In a previous post we have introduced one of the many new features of the upcoming Qt 5.5: the ability to easily integrate image processing and vision algorithms with camera and video streams via Qt Multimedia. It is now time to see the briefly mentioned OpenCV-based example in more detail. Nitrogen6X is a single board […]

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Tuukka Turunen

Qt Virtual Keyboard 1.3 Released – Adding Japanese and Korean Language Support

Published Tuesday June 2nd, 2015 | 7 Comments on Qt Virtual Keyboard 1.3 Released – Adding Japanese and Korean Language Support
Posted in Embedded, Releases, Windows

Today, we have released a new version 1.3 of the Qt Virtual Keyboard. As new features, we are adding support for Japanese and Korean along with support for Windows desktop. A big use case over the years for Qt has been in creating embedded devices with an interactive use interface. More and more embedded and industrial […]

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