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First Steps with the BeagleBoard

Published on April 25, 2009 By codex

The BeagleBoard, capabale as it is, is not a standard PC, and thus beginning to work with is involves some non trivial steps. The first step, naturally, is to get keyboard, mouse and monitor output. The second step is to get network controll (preferably Ethernet, but a Serial connection is fine for the beginning as […]

Microchip PIC Programmer

Published on March 27, 2008 By codex

This circuit can program any MicroChip processor – from 6 pins to 40 pins processors.The programmer supports: PIC12,PIC16,PIC18,dsPIC24 ,dsPIC30 families, and uses an ICSP header thus not requireing to remove the PIC from the circuit each time it needs to be programmed.

Microchip PIC Development Board

Published on February 13, 2008 By codex

Development of a fully capable Microchip PIC development board that includes various kinds of peripherals: keypad, LCD screen, USB, infra-red, RF, RS232 UART, I2C, SPI, SMBus.