Elektor Article: LED Booster for Microcontrollers
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Elektor Article: LED Booster for Microcontrollers

There’s many a time when you want to connect a white LED to a microcontroller operating from a 3 V supply voltage. Unfortunately, this doesn’t work and your nice white LED only lights up feebly or not at all. Why does it work perfectly with red and green LEDs, but not with white? A...

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DipDuino –  is an Arduino in 0.3in DIP form
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DipDuino – is an Arduino in 0.3in DIP form

DipDuino is an Arduino in 0.3in DIP form. It runs the Atmega328P. Uses an onboard CP2104 to program itself and comes pre-programmed with Arduino Bootloader. Will act as a Arduino Pro or Pro Mini. Available in Tindie Store. The DipDuino is a FULL ARDUINO (Minus the A6 & A7 pins)....

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TinySolder – T12 Soldering Station based on ATtiny13a
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TinySolder – T12 Soldering Station based on ATtiny13a

TinySolder is a simple T12 Quick Heating Soldering Station based on the ATtiny13a featuring in 700 bytes of code: Temperature measurement of the tip Direct control of the heater Temperature control via potentiometer Handle movement detection (by checking ball switch)...

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Broadcom AFBR-S4N33C013 is a silicon photo multiplier
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Broadcom AFBR-S4N33C013 is a silicon photo multiplier

The Broadcom® AFBR-S4N33C013 is a single silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) used for ultra-sensitive precision measurement of single photons. The active area is 3.0 × 3.0 mm2. The high packing density of the single chips is achieved using through-silicon-via (TSV) technology and a...

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How to use PICKit+ with MPLAB-X IDE
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How to use PICKit+ with MPLAB-X IDE

PICKit+ recently announced that it is now possible to Program Microchip PICs from MPLAB-X using PICkit2 programmer and it's even possible for those PICs that MPLAB-X programmer operations do not support. The challenge There are many PIC microcontrollers that currently not supported by...

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Cricket ONE is an Arduino compatible board in Raspberry Pi form factor
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Cricket ONE is an Arduino compatible board in Raspberry Pi form factor

The Cricket ONE is the first in a series of small microcontroller boards using the familiar form factor of the Raspberry Pi Zero series of single-board computers. Featuring an ATMEGA328PB and CH340C USB to UART converter, this board is Arduino IDE compatible and includes all of the...

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Toradex i.MX 8X-based System on Modules gain AWS certification and support for Torizon embedded Linux
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Toradex i.MX 8X-based System on Modules gain AWS certification and support for Torizon embedded Linux

Toradex is now bringing Torizon, its easy-to-use industrial Linux software platform, to its System on Modules (SoMs) based on the i.MX 8X applications processors from NXP®. Toradex offers the i.MX 8X-based SoMs in two form factors: the small Colibri iMX8X and the powerful Apalis...

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megaAI – 4K, 60 FPS camera solution for computer vision
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megaAI – 4K, 60 FPS camera solution for computer vision

megaAI is a turn-key computer vision and artificial intelligence solution that combines and harnesses the 4 TOPS (Trillion Operations Per Second) of AI processing power with a beautiful 4K, 60 FPS camera for human/object tracking in a tiny, low-power, package. It’s perfect for...

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