The BeagleBone Black supports fastboot using its on-board eMMC. However, support it not built into the software shipped on the boards, and there are a few build tricks you need to manage in order to get it all up and running.
You don’t have to dig too deep into the tech press today to hear the buzz phrase “The Internet of Things” thrown around.
The term is meant to describe how all of the technology in our lives, not just the computers on our desks and in our pockets, will eventually be connected together through embedded computing. Not surprisingly, mobile computing has risen to be one of the key players surrounding this movement. The sheer scale of this industry has created both hardware and software conditions enabling unprecedented access to powerful hardware in low quantity for a price that barely warrants consideration.