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Volker de Haas started electronics and computing with a KIM1 and machine language in the 70s. Then FORTRAN, PASCAL, BASIC, C, MUMPS. Developed complex digital circuits and analogue electronics for neuroscience labs (and his MD grade). Later: database engineering, C++, C#, industrial hard- and software developer (transport, automotive, automation). Designed and constructed the open-source PLC / IPC "Revolution Pi". Now offering advanced development and exceptional exhibits.
3 days ago
In this series of articles, we will have a closer look at the key technologies and factors which are driving IIoT and 4.0. Part 1 is an abstract of the next five articles and discusses a central point of 4.0: The digital shift of business models.
2 weeks ago
This “digital heroes” article features Joerg and his company “simsystems”. They are one of a few specialists worldwide for flight simulation components. Their innovative SIMBUS communication concept has revolutionised the flight simulation business.
Are you curious about what happened to the Useless Machine 2? We have built an upgrade, the UM3, and installed it in the RE Titan II truck. See which details we have improved.
Today we are starting a new series of articles which we like to call "digital heroes". We talk to people who have contributed and shared for the benefit of all of us, who took a personal risk by investing in visions and new technology. Be inspired!
3 months ago
δon’t panic! Hackers have not attackeδ your Browser’s coδepage.
4 months ago
In part five of this series, I explained the abilities of the DS28E38 chip from Maxim. In part seven, I will demonstrate the evaluation kit. But let's try to get a more general understanding of embedded authentication in today's article.
Are you locked up in Quarantaine with your kids? Want to entertain and at the same time teach them? Here is help for you: My weekly column “SFK” (Science and Fun for Kids) at DesignSpark. I will give you instructions for little tinker projects
Are you struggle to find fun things for your kids, want to entertain and at the same time teach them? Yes, well my weekly column “SFK” (Science and Fun for Kids) at DesignSpark will help to explore science.
Are you at home with your kids? Do you want to entertain and teach them? Here is help for you: My weekly column “SFK” (Science and Fun for Kids) at DesignSpark. I will give you instructions for little tinker projects.
6 months ago
When Pete Wood published his "do-Not-Disturb_Light" last week, he thought it would be a little over-engineered. Well, Pete, I thought I should give you a demonstration of real "over-engineering". So here is my 4.0 version with a 30 $ BOM.
5 months ago
Are you locked up in Quarantine with your kids? Want to entertain and at the same time teach them? Here is help for you: My weekly column “SFK” (Science and Fun for Kids) at DesignSpark. I will give you instructions for little tinker projects.
5 months ago
We are now ready to have a look at embedded solutions for industrial security. Embedded authentication and brand protection can be done with 3mm x 3mm chips, connecting only 3 pins and costing less than 1.50 €. This part explains the Maxim DS28E38.