Learn how to hook up an analog input (potentiometer) and output (LED) using a Microchip BLE module.
October 21, 2019 by Aaron Hanson
Learn how to use a Microchip module to prototype digital input and digital control peripherals.
October 13, 2019 by Aaron Hanson
Learn about the RN487x family of Bluetooth modules and how to configure them for your low-power peripheral projects.
October 12, 2019 by Aaron Hanson
Compare the GPIO interrupts of three popular microcontrollers: the Texas Instruments CC2544, the Microchip ATmega328P, and the STMicroelectronics STM32L151C6.
October 05, 2019 by Philip Asare
Learn about interrupts for some familiar peripherals: timers, serial communication, and ADCs.
October 03, 2019 by Philip Asare
This article introduces the idea of concurrency and a mechanism that many computers provide for dealing with concurrency called interrupts.
October 01, 2019 by Philip Asare
September 30, 2019 by Philip Asare
This article describes a simple procedure that helps you to introduce a wide variety of signals and mathematical functions into your microcontroller projects.
September 19, 2019 by Robert Keim
You can simplify MCU development if you make sure that your firmware has access to a numerical value that corresponds to the processor frequency.
September 17, 2019 by Robert Keim
Learn how to use code memory to free up RAM on your MCU.
September 16, 2019 by Robert Keim
This article looks at the common options for a four-layer board stackup.
September 04, 2019 by Steve Arar
This article will explore what virtual memory is, why it exists, and how it works from a high level.
August 20, 2019 by Stephen St. Michael
This article will take a closer look at the commands used to control and interact with DRAM.
August 09, 2019 by Stephen St. Michael
This article will examine principles of CPU cache design including locality, logical organization, and management heuristics.
July 11, 2019 by Stephen St. Michael
This article will discuss the details of interfacing a basic 16x2 LCD module with an FPGA.
May 19, 2019 by Steve Arar
May 17, 2019 by Steve Arar
This article presents the challenges of powering a digital camera and proposes a new design approach to save power while being more flexible.
May 16, 2019 by Sami Nijim, Maxim Integrated
How do time of flight sensors determine distances? Learn more about ToF cameras using an example 3D camera.
May 08, 2019 by Mark Hughes
In this article, we explain how the use of open-source functional simulators like Antmicro’s Renode can be an integral part of hardware-software co-design efforts.
April 16, 2019 by Greg Sullivan, Dover Microsystems
Learn more about the Arm computer architecture, including ISA, execution states, and processor families.
April 10, 2019 by Stephen St. Michael
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