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How to select micro controller architecture
All roads lead to some flavor of ARM Cortex.
Tuesday, 4 February 2020 - 07:34
Finding the slope of an array of values
TY for the suggestions of Least Squares fit, will look into that.
Wednesday, 8 January 2020 - 18:10
Fastest uC @ 5[v]
TY for all the info on the flash. When I have time I will move the most used functions into RAM and see how much of an improvement it brings. 
Thursday, 5 September 2019 - 20:20
Fastest uC @ 5[v]
Kartman wrote: The higher clock speeds get hampered to a degree by the flash speed - faster clocks - more wait states. More MHz doesn't necessarily mean faster processing....
Wednesday, 4 September 2019 - 16:01
Fastest uC @ 5[v]
TY for the nxp suggestion, 160Mhz is really fast.
Wednesday, 4 September 2019 - 02:07
User Interface?
I was looking at NFC awhile back, the easiest solution was NFC chips that had some onboard EEPROM (could be flash) and I2C comms to a uC. Reading and writing to the NFC chip ...
Tuesday, 3 September 2019 - 20:48
Split from: AVR vs. TI MSP430
gchapman wrote: toalan wrote:For instance, I think AVR ADC is ~50ksps max, at the max sample rate the AVR would be almost 100% occupied just moving data from the ADC registers to...
Monday, 2 September 2019 - 20:27
Split from: AVR vs. TI MSP430
If you are learning a new uC, ARM cortex M0 is the best choice. M0 has alot of reach and available from multiple suppliers each having slightly different offerings. M0 is about $1...
Monday, 2 September 2019 - 05:21
Convert Desoldering Station to Hot Air SMD Rework Station
The type that  ki0bk  suggested is a good one. The blower should be in the main unit and not in the handle. The cheaper kind has the blower in the handle and that is...
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 - 08:12
USB Type C PD Sink IC
TY,   Being a heavy user of Cypress PSOC 1 uCs, I really should have looked at Cypress. The internet saves the day again.
Friday, 14 June 2019 - 03:14
USB Type C PD Sink IC
This is USB type C which is rated for upto 100W at multiple voltages. I need an IC that can talk to the power delivery IC at the other end of the usb cable.
Thursday, 30 May 2019 - 07:59
NFC Interfaces?
STMicro is also in the NFC game. 
Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 03:20