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Well, so much for micropython
skeeve wrote: I think Windows used Python.   Only if it was Python#.NET   --Mike  
Friday, 14 June 2019 - 04:09
Well, so much for micropython
FORTH has some attractive advantages.  It encourages producing lots of very short functions. Branching (if-else) is complicated so you try to avoid it, which makes for better...
Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 04:56
I/O operating voltages between two ATMEGAs
How about a 3V or 3.3V zener in place of the bottom resistor of the divider?   --Mike  
Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 00:37
On a Mac, you can highlight some text with the mouse and press a combination of keys to have the text spoken by one of the built-in voice assistants.  This is one of the...
Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 00:24
I've used the SP0256 to generate speech and it is indeed robotic-sounding.  There's a newer chip called the Speakjet available from SparkFun (I have not used this chip)...
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 - 21:45
Well, so much for micropython
The advantage of C/C++ for 8-bit is that the language is compiled directly to machine code so all of the "smarts" are in the compiler.  Python is interpreted so the compiler...
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 - 20:09
Suggest books about electronics, AVR, USB and HID, please.
Also, download a copy of the datasheet for the chip you plan to use and read it.  Skip over stuff you don't care about first time through.  Every configuration option...
Monday, 10 June 2019 - 21:06
ATTINY828 PWM code
You're using WGM mode 7 which is Fast PWM with OCR0A as the value for TOP.  Changing TOP changes the frequency of the timer, so more likely you want to use WGM mode 3 where...
Friday, 7 June 2019 - 23:27
GettingStarted with USB
While attending USC in the USA, I bought a USB keyboard for $15 USD but I only know how to USE it.   --Mike  
Monday, 3 June 2019 - 21:12
Switch context to task and go back, atmega328p
Try:   volatile int createdContext = 0;  --Mike  
Sunday, 2 June 2019 - 02:25
Please detect the problem source.
It looks like the error is the shell (/usr/bin/sh) complaining that it can not launch a program (fork) due to a resource not being available.  The resource could be memory or...
Saturday, 1 June 2019 - 19:57
making a UART generic library adapt MCU differences
skeeve wrote: Token pasting would generate other beast-specific names. I can hear the cringing now.   Not cringing here!  There are still a few uses for token pasting...
Thursday, 30 May 2019 - 19:54