Python wins the TIOBE Programming Language Award of 2010!

Python wins the TIOBE Programming Language Award of 2010! Python programmers love this language’s simplicity and it has become a very useful tool for those who love fast prototyping and quick development time. It has been proven useful in a lot of areas: – GUI programming (such as wxPython) – Engineering calculations and computations (such […]

Free Renesas RX62N dev board

The Renesas RX62N is a demonstration kit for a Renesas controller chip. The controller has a boat-load of features: 32-bits, DMA, 9 DSP instructions, Connectable SDRam Interface, 10/100Mbps Ethernet Controller, USB 2.0 with OTG possible, CAN module, AD converter, DA converter, 100MHz max operating frequency, CRC Calculator, plus many more. The demo board has a […]

AT command script processor for GSM modem debugging

Last week we wrote some software for a GSM (cellular) modem module.  The GSM modem is controlled by AT commands, like an old landline modem. Debugging is usually done by typing AT commands into Hyperterminal or the Bus Pirate. We got tired of tapping out tons of AT commands by hand, so we created an […]