How to use the Atmel ATTINY10 Microcontroller
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How to use the Atmel ATTINY10 Microcontroller

Here is a nice video from Ben Heck describing how to program and use the smallest AVR microcontroller, the ATTINY10. He covers, how to wire a small converter and an AVR High Voltage Programmer, how to get started with Atmel Studio 7 and basic I/O, how to blink a LED and view the signal...

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Using a Raspberry Pi to program an ATTiny10/9/5/4
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Using a Raspberry Pi to program an ATTiny10/9/5/4

Using a Raspberry Pi to program an ATTiny4/5/9/10. But, mostly the $0.25 ATTiny10. And, not necessarily a Raspberry Pi, but anything with GPIOs! Yep. It works. At least tested pretty thoroughly with my ATTiny10. It can also read all the memories AND run timings against the AVR to do...

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Get your Things on the Internet in 30 seconds with the AVR-IoT!
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Get your Things on the Internet in 30 seconds with the AVR-IoT!

RS Components will stock Microchip’s AVR microcontroller IoT development board for Google Cloud, which enables the fast prototyping of cloud-connected devices. By Ally Winning [via] The Microchip AVR-IoT WG development board uses an ATmega4808 AVR-based MCU, with a ATECC608A...

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MPLAB Snap debugger programmer
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MPLAB Snap debugger programmer

RS Components is now stocking Microchip’s MPLAB Snap in-circuit debugger/programmer, for simple and quick debugging and programming of most Microchip PIC, AVR and SAM flash MCUs. [via] The MPLAB® Snap In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer allows affordable, fast and easy debugging and...

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AVR MCUs now beta supported in MPLAB X IDE
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AVR MCUs now beta supported in MPLAB X IDE

Microchip has launched MPLAB X IDE version 5.05 which beta supports the majority of AVR MCUs – allowing developers to easily incorporate AVR MCUs into any application. [via] Further support for additional AVR MCUs will be provided in MPLAB versions. AVR support will continue...

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ATtiny1607 – A TinyAVR MCU Family For Real-Time Control Systems
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ATtiny1607 – A TinyAVR MCU Family For Real-Time Control Systems

In continuation of the development of microcontrollers for a real-time control system, Microchip unveils a new set of microcontroller family based around the known Atmel ATtiny family called the ATtiny1607 family. Microchip is hoping to continue support for the Atmel's famous AVR set...

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Program-O-Tron – SD Card Based Standalone AVR Programmer
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Program-O-Tron – SD Card Based Standalone AVR Programmer

An SD card based standalone AVR Programmer is live on kickstarter and has 24 days to go. Here at proto-pic HQ we make kits, lots of kits, and that means lots of AVR programming. We found this a tedious task and wanted a solution to make the whole thing quick and easy. No more did we...

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Infrared repeater using AVR mcu
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Infrared repeater using AVR mcu

Madis Kaal @ nomad.ee designed a infrared repeater based on ATMEL AVR + TSOP1738 infrared receiver. He writes: I built this MCU based infrared repeater to allow me to control my A/V equipment that is behind a wall. The system is very simple. Power is supplied to CON1 from a cheap...

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