Microcontroller

11.08.13
Hands-on with BITalino, a microcontroller board for quirky and serious projects alike (video)
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11.08.13

Hands-on with BITalino, a microcontroller board for quirky and serious projects alike (video)

It's safe to say that BITalino isn't your average DIY electronics board. For starters, the sensors...

By J. Rigg,   11.08.13
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10.23.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: BITalino is a self-contained physiological tinker lab
10.23.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: BITalino is a self-contained physiological tinker lab

You might be asking yourself, do we really need another electronics tinkertoy / microcontroller ki...

By T. O'Brien,   10.23.13
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04.29.13
Olympia Circuits' Arno Shield lets Arduino newcomers bring their own board
04.29.13

Olympia Circuits' Arno Shield lets Arduino newcomers bring their own board

While there have certainly been attempts at easing the Arduino learning curve, many of these still...

By J. Fingas,   04.29.13
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03.26.13
Pebble 1.9.1 firmware update arrives to resolve shutdown woes
03.26.13

Pebble 1.9.1 firmware update arrives to resolve shutdown woes

Some Pebble owners were understandably perturbed when their smartwatches seemingly went dead after...

By J. Fingas,   03.26.13
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02.27.13
Freescale fashions world's smallest ARM-powered microcontroller
02.27.13

Freescale fashions world's smallest ARM-powered microcontroller

If you're looking for an exceedingly tiny ARM-based microcontroller, Freescale says it's just cook...

By A. Santos,   02.27.13
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01.21.13
Insert Coin: Arduino-compatible Pinoccio microcontroller sports battery, WiFi
01.21.13

Insert Coin: Arduino-compatible Pinoccio microcontroller sports battery, WiFi

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

By J. Hidalgo,   01.21.13
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12.10.12
Arduino Esplora helps you learn microcontrollers without the pesky breadboard
12.10.12

Arduino Esplora helps you learn microcontrollers without the pesky breadboard

Arduino is the go to board for most folks looking for an introduction to microcontrollers. That's...

By T. O'Brien,   12.10.12
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11.08.12
Netduino Plus 2 offers four times the speed, full round of futureproofing (video)
11.08.12

Netduino Plus 2 offers four times the speed, full round of futureproofing (video)

The original Netduino Plus was a welcome alternative for Arduino developers that had its limits --...

By J. Fingas,   11.08.12
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11.08.12
Arduino Micro shrinks your favorite DIY platform down to ridiculous proportions
11.08.12

Arduino Micro shrinks your favorite DIY platform down to ridiculous proportions

With the Arduino Leonardo, everyone's favorite hackable microcontroller turned a new page. Now it'...

By T. O'Brien,   11.08.12
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