Posted on June 24th, 2010 55 comments
Dave rants randomly about TI’s bold new entry into the hobby/hacker/maker market with the $4.30 MSP-EXP430G2 Evaluation Board, and what it’s got to do with the Arduino.
Posted on February 22nd, 2010 120 comments
Let the microcontroller fanboy wars begin!
Dave’s rather random rant on which is better, Microchip PIC or Atmel AVR.
(Warning, Dave hates Fanboys)
And check out this way to program AVR chips with the PICkit2
Posted on January 7th, 2010 42 comments
Dave tangles with Murphy’s Law and Microchip silicon bugs with his latest PIC project.
The PIC24FJ256 errata
And that Jim’s Mowing Franchise looks pretty tempting.
Posted on November 21st, 2009 57 comments
Dave checks out what all the fuss is about with the Arduino, contemplates the PICAXE, and cuts loose on die hard assembly language programmers.
All with no more silly 10 minute youtube time limit.
Posted on September 14th, 2009 23 comments
Dave gets disturbingly emotional about microcontroller datasheets and documentation.