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Blogs about PIC

Blogs about PIC

  • PCB Design made easy

    RS University

    Newbury College and RS University are hosting a one-day workshop reserved for engineering academics, students and professionals. It takes place at Newbury College (Berkshire County, United Kingdom) on Friday, 14th October 2016. We believe that this event will enable you to learn PCB design quickly and efficiently with DesignSpark PCB available without charge to academia and professionals.

      1227 views

    • A Short Story For Engineers

      RobbieDunion

      A toothpaste factory had a problem: Due to the way the production line was set up, sometimes empty boxes were shipped without a tube of toothpaste inside.

        1170 views

      • Learn PCB and 3D CAD Design

        RS University

        Coventry University and RS University are hosting a one-day workshop reserved for engineering academics, students and professionals. It takes place at the University of Coventry (Coventry, United Kingdom) on the 17th June 2016. We believe that this event will enable you to learn PCB and 3D CAD quickly and efficiently with DesignSpark PCB and DesignSpark Mechanical available without charge to academia and professionals.

          2548 views

        • Virtual Lab

          VanessaG

          The main objective of this project is to allow users to be able to make measurements on the circuits connected to the Red Pitaya. In order to achieve this, the Red Pitaya would be connected to the internet, whereby users can access the Red Pitaya anywhere, as long as they are connected to the internet.

            1019 views

          • PCB & 3D CAD Design Workshop at the University of Hertfordshire

            RS University

            The University of Hertfordshire and RS University are hosting a two-day workshop reserved for engineering academics, students and professionals. It takes place at the University of Hertfordshire on the 14th and 15th January 2016. We believe that this event will enable you to master 3D CAD and PCB design tools, DesignSpark PCB and DesignSpark Mechanical, which are available without charge to academia.

              2372 views

            • Mood Light Project using E-blocks or Arduino

              MatrixTSL

              We know how much everyone loves LED lighting at the minute, so we thought we would create this article using Flowcode 6 and E-blocks; to show you how to create mood lighting! The objective of this project is to design and build a microcontroller-based Mood Light using an inexpensive tri-colour RGB LED.

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              • Talking to the Formula AllCode robot using the Raspberry Pi

                MatrixTSL

                The Formula AllCode robotics course is great for makers to test their skills and capabilities or for introducing learners to programming and robotics in a fun and motivating way. The robot is compatible with hardware from Raspberry Pi to Android to iPhone, Windows PC's, MAC and more. This tutorial guides you through the process of setting up a Raspberry Pi with a USB Bluetooth dongle so it can communicate with AllCode. Once the set-up is complete, we’ll be able to send simple commands to toggle LED’s, receive information from sensors, just to show some of the functionalities of the Formula AllCode.

                  2417 views