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State Machine Compiler
  IAR has a state machine SDK and support tools.   I've not needed such - state machines I've coded are simple run to completion....
Saturday, 7 March 2015 - 04:35
NXP bought Freescale
Kartman wrote: An 8088 was a 16 bit cpu I recall it being an 8 bit processor with some 16 bit instructions. As was the 6809.   The ARM7 has thumb mode which is 16 bit. Some...
Saturday, 7 March 2015 - 04:31
NXP bought Freescale
8 bit ARM eh? An ARM processor is one whose core is licensed from ARM, LLC. Trademark, copyright, etc.   I've seen only 32 bit MCUs from ARM (considering too the 16 bit thumb...
Saturday, 7 March 2015 - 04:30
NXP bought Freescale
  STM32F4xx - I use it, like it better than Freescale's competing ARMs. The ST CubeMX and HAL are wordy but work well. Professional work - two projects - much improved...
Friday, 6 March 2015 - 03:04
NRF24L01 wireless tranceiver
use this libarary/protocol stack and driver for many radios. NRF24L01 is cheap but not best of breed.   Not asm.
Friday, 6 March 2015 - 03:00
C# Api using serial port
I've done OK with RS232 and virtual COM with windows 7 (and earlier) with C/C++. You just have to avoid C# and and its VM.    
Friday, 6 March 2015 - 02:59
NXP bought Freescale
awneil wrote:   outer_space wrote: Freescale is already dominating the arm vendor market   Really??     Really?   NXP did this to go after the automobile...
Thursday, 5 March 2015 - 04:41
sending/receiving data to rfm12b through TX/RX pin on atmega
ohpark0119 wrote: Hello, I am trying to send/receive data to rfm12b module using atmega8 RX/TX (uart). there are two modules, one as a transmitter and one as a receiver. I've...
Thursday, 5 March 2015 - 03:05
Installation Problem with Atmel Studio 6.2
  You can use Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 COMMUNITY edition. It's free now. And the Visual Micro plug-in.    
Wednesday, 4 March 2015 - 07:57
Relay turn on resistance increases
Burnish the contacts to remove the oxidation. THere are tools for this. Like a fine grit fingernail file.   Some relays have gold plated contacts. Tin plated of course...
Wednesday, 4 March 2015 - 07:55
AT86RF231 transmission power
A really good spectrum analyzer with a skilled operator can measure total channel power. That is, for, say, a signal occupying 20MHz like 802.11, the power spread in that channel...
Saturday, 28 February 2015 - 22:24
Would it be possible to port Lightweight Mesh routing to BLE?
IP to low power wireless - like 6LoWPAN - after address translation and header compression to fit the tiny frames in such wireless.. I'd say that calling it IP is a marketing ploy...
Saturday, 28 February 2015 - 05:49