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Blogs about PIC

Blogs about PIC

  • Taking the PicoScope to new heights.... literally!

    Pico Technology

    Trevor Smith of Pico Technology will be travelling to Alaska and attempting to climb Mt Denali. For some fun, and to prove that PicoScope really is as lightweight and portable as Pico claim, Trevor will be carrying a PicoScope 2208A 200 MHz, 1 GS/s instrument with him in his backpack!


    • Oxford Raspberry Jam - Feb 2014

      Pete Wood

      As the Raspberry Pi marks its 2nd Anniversary, we thought we'd round up a few familiar faces, as well as some new ones, and get together for another Raspberry Jam Show and Tell Session!


      • Microchip Masters 2013 - India


        Registration opens for Microchip's annual India MASTERs Conferences Premiere technical training events for embedded-control engineers to be held in Bangalore andPune; Classes available for all experience levels, from beginner to expert 19 September 2013 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc.


        • FORTHdsPIC gets its compiler & more ‘Bare-Metal’

          Bill Marshall

          In a previous post I introduced my latest project which started out as an exercise in familiarisation of PIC24/dsPIC assembly language programming but morphed into the development of a FORTH interpreter/compiler. Version 0.1 saw a working interpreter with a limited number of FORTH ‘words’. The compiler and a fairly standard word set are now operational with Version 0.2.


          • The Android PC System -APC 8750

            Pete Wood

            Priced between the Beagle Board and the Raspberry Pi, the new kid on the block is Via Technologies APC 8750.  It runs on a preinstalled custom Android Operating System and includes a basic s