Bloomberg article on Google Fuchsia

This story gives some background on Google’s Fuchsia platform.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-19/google-team-is-said-to-plot-android-successor-draw-skepticism

Project ‘Fuchsia’: Google is Quietly Working on a Successor to Android
By Mark Bergen
and Mark Gurman
July 19, 2018, 3:00 AM PDT Updated on July 19, 2018, 8:31 AM PDT

 

Google Fuchsia

https://fuchsia.googlesource.com/
https://fuchsia.googlesource.com/magenta/
https://github.com/fuchsia-mirror

http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/computing/software/a-modern-os-from-google
http://www.osdrawer.net/fuchsia-googles-new-operating-system/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_Fuchsia

https://firmwaresecurity.com/2016/08/15/uefi-bootloader-for-google-fuchsia/

 

UEFI bootloader for Google Fuchsia

Apparently Google is working on a new OS called Fuchsia, which is not based on Linux, Android, or ChromeOS. One of the components of Fuchsia is Magenta.

I just noticed that Magenta has a UEFI-aware bootloader.

https://github.com/fuchsia-mirror/gigaboot20x6

“This project contains some experiments in software that runs on UEFI firmware for the purpose of exploring UEFI development and bootloader development.”

https://github.com/fuchsia-mirror
https://github.com/fuchsia-mirror/magenta
https://github.com/fuchsia-mirror/magenta/blob/master/docs/index.md
https://github.com/littlekernel/lk