LimePC. Debian Linux powered super tiny PC saunters over the horizon from Chinese manufacturer Tsinghua Tongfang. Based on Freescale’s ‘motherboard on a chip’ the device features Bluetooth, WiFi, Ethernet and USB 2.0 connectivity, so this is clearly a fully Web enabled puppy dog. The product site doesn’t carry much information as yet, but the talk of ‘LimeConnect’ leaves us a little perplexed. Is this something like the ill-fated Pogo walled garden Internet access concept? We do hope not.
LimeConnect is our proprietary hardware-based, transport-agnostic secure data delivery platform. It is a freely available tool to solve the complexities and incompatibilites that are hampering growth and adoption in today’s consumer media markets. It is the simple, ubiquitous secure devliery means that has long been needed by the music, video, movie, web and digital services industries.