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Secure Boot on the iMX6 – Part 2

Secure Boot on the iMX6 – Part 2

With embedded systems security such a hot topic right now, we’re looking at the secure boot on the iMX6, one of electronics’ most popular processors. Part one was really an introduction to the secure boot process, examining it in detail. Here, in the second instalment of our 3-part series, we cover managing the hardware, the […]
Secure Boot on the iMX6 – Part 1

Secure Boot on the iMX6 – Part 1

With the proliferation of IoT – spanning just about everything from smart cities to wireless jewellery – the need to prioritise security in secure embedded systems has never been greater. The secure boot process is one of the foundation stones of software development best practice. It’s a complex, necessary part of your application’s anti-malware fortress. […]
ByteSnap Busy at the Electronics Design Show 2016

ByteSnap Busy at the Electronics Design Show 2016

Many thanks to everyone who visited our stand at the Electronics Design Show 2016 in Coventry this week. We had a brisk start to our two-day stint at the UK’s biggest embedded engineering exhibition. It was busy as soon as the doors opened on Wednesday at the Ricoh Arena’s Jaguar Exhibition Hall – and it […]

Fast UI Prototyping for Raspberry Pi: ByteSnap Launch New UI Builder

Winner of BEEAs 2016 Design Team of the Year, ByteSnap Design, is launching the latest iteration of SnapUI at this year’s EDS on stand L22. Faster UI Prototyping: ByteSnap Design’s user interface development framework SnapUI has now been extended to support Raspberry Pi and i.MX6-based embedded devices.  SnapUI already allows Windows embedded and Linux developers […]
ByteSnap Win BEEA 2016 Design Team of the Year

ByteSnap Win BEEA 2016 Design Team of the Year

All of us on the ByteSnap Design team are thrilled to have been named Design Team of the Year at the 2016 British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs)! Amongst a highly-competitive field, ByteSnap came out on top, with judges’ praise for our work with Cocoon on their Smart Home Security system.  A BEEA spokeswoman also congratulated […]
Smart Home Summit – was it worth going?

Smart Home Summit – was it worth going?

The move of the Smart Home Summit to Olympia in 2016 from a hotel in 2015 is a sure indication that business opportunities are growing in the smart cities, smart home and industrial internet sectors. The Smart Home Summit took place last week in London – a two-day conference and an exhibition that hosted the […]
ByteSnap Finalists at Top Electronics Industry Awards

ByteSnap Finalists at Top Electronics Industry Awards

ByteSnap’s embedded design consultants have reached the finals of top electronics industry awards at national and European level. ELEKTRAs Our engineers are finalists in the European Electronics Industry Awards (ELEKTRAs) Design Team of the Year Category.  The ELEKTRAs celebrates the achievements of individuals and businesses across Europe in key areas such as innovation and growth. […]
ByteSnap Design Exhibiting at EDS 2016

ByteSnap Design Exhibiting at EDS 2016

Featuring New UI Builder Optimised for Raspberry Pi ByteSnap Design is back at the Electronics Design Show this autumn. We look forward to meeting you at Stand L22 to discuss your requirements. (Read on for details on how to claim your complimentary VIP ticket.)     The ByteSnap team will be on hand to show […]
Throwback Thursday:  How The Wolf Run Was Won

Throwback Thursday: How The Wolf Run Was Won

Now the bumps, bruises, aches and scrapes have finally worn off, we’re taking a Throwback Thursday moment to relive the gruelling challenge undertaken by our ByteSnap Wolves… ByteSnap Wolves l-r: Chris, Roland, Dunstan, Graeme & Mike …the Summer Wolf Run – – a 10K endurance course littered with obstacles and tonnes of mud. The Wolf […]
Top 5 Tips For Developing Secure Android Applications

Top 5 Tips For Developing Secure Android Applications

These days, developing secure Android applications is more important than ever before. Android now commands 76% of the smartphone market in the EU5¹, 67% in the US and nearly 80% in China, according to latest figures². With numbers like that, it’s no wonder the Android application development gold rush is continuing; nearly a quarter of […]