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Blogs about Microcontroller Dev Kits

Blogs about Microcontroller Dev Kits

  • Matrix TSL - New USB Project Board


    The new USB Project Board from Matrix is a USB powered PIC Micro microcontroller development board, which features an integrated motor driver chip to enable high current outputs. It seamlessly integrates with Flowcode 6 programming software.


    • Matrix TSL - New USB Prototyping Development Board


      The Prototype board is an exciting new product available from Matrix. It features a small section of breadboard integrated onto the PCB and allows for rapid prototyping of simple electronic systems which directly and easily interface with a microcontroller. The Prototype board offers very similar functionality to the Arduino Uno and Prototype shield. It offers the advantage that it does not require an external shield to be placed on the board like is necessary with the Arduino for rapid prototyping.


      • FIGnition inFUZE from RS Components

        Bill Marshall

        The inFUZE version of the FIGnition DIY computer went on sale today. I reviewed the original kit from nichemachines over a year ago and now a ‘special’ version is available with improved firmware, pre-programmed games and utilities and much improved documentation.


        • Arduino or Raspberry Pi?

          Andrew Back

          A comparison of the respective benefits of the low cost embedded development platforms that may help with making a decision as to which to use when.