My son got one of these Leap Frog toys a few years ago as a gift. He enjoys playing with it very much. I am not sure how much counting and learning he is doing but it makes funny noises and sings to him so its a lot of fun. Recently the unthinkable happened. It … Continue reading Make a Custom Membrane Keypad for Arduino
Arduino + Tamiya + PS2 Controller = Arduino Tank!
I ordered one of the $4.30 LaunchPad eval kits from TI a few weeks ago. It was immediately on backorder but to TI's credit, when they had them, they shipped them quick -- overnight FedEx from what I can tell. Nice. I've only downloaded the tools - Code Composer Studio and IAR Embedded Workbench - … Continue reading MSP430 LaunchPad arrived today
I purchased Lucio Di Jasio's book Programming 32-bit Microcontrollers in C (Exploring the PIC32) a while ago and love it. However, I've been struggling over the last few nights to get the composite video stuff to work on my PIC32 Starter Kit + IO Expansion board. The simple resistor DAC seems to be working fine … Continue reading Exploring the PIC32 … and failing