Old VIA C3 chipsets have an undocumented RISC coprocessor that gives you root access from userland if you simply type in four bytes.
Asustek Computer and subsidiary Asmedia Technology are being sued by VIA over alleged stolen technology.
It's almost like hooking up an Android smartphone to your HDTV, only with mouse and keyboard support.
VIA's x86 embedded platforms will support Google's Android OS starting with the EITX-3002 Em-ITX board.
VIA has launched new dual-core solution for those who have limited physical space but want 64-bit computing.