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7400 Contest: 24 hours left

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Reminder to all those interested in entering their projects into our Open 7400 Logic Competition: Entries must be received by October 21, 2011, 6AM GMT. You only have 24 hours left to send your entry in. Entering Entries can be posted on in our forum, on your personal blog, or even a handy...

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Open 7400 Logic Competition update: 3 weeks left

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

There's 3 weeks left to enter the Open 7400 Logic Competition. Check out the 40 entries posted so far. The list of prizes is amazing, get your project in by October 21st for a chance at this great swag: $100 cash, 3 "Hack Packs" with a Bus Pirate, LCD adapter,...

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Open 7400 Logic competition: new sponsor Electronics-lab.com

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Electronics-Lab.com has sponsord the Open 7400 Logic Competition, here is a list of what is being added to the prize pool. uOLED-32028-P1T graphics display module + P1-EB expansion module + uDrive-USB-G1 SD module + uUSB-CE5 module + 64MB microSD card + adapter BOOK: Programming & Customizing PICmicro Microcontrollers - Myke...

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Open 7400 Logic Competition: New judge

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Marc Alexander from Freetronics will be joining the judging panel for the Open 7400 Logic Competition. There is still plenty of time to get your entry in.

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7400 competition entry: Water level indicator

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Arup made his first entry in the Open 7400 compettition. This is a simple water level indicator circuit which can be used to indicate water at 3 stages EMPTY, LOW and FULL by three respsctive LEDs. The heart of this circuit is a 4011 NAND IC. Via CircuitsDIY

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New open 7400 competition sponsor: Freetronics

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Freetronics has upped the ante for the Open 7400 Logic Competition by donating Two prize packages. EtherTen, LCD & Keypad Shield and a Terminal Shield USBDroid, LCD & Keypad Shield and a ProtoShield Pro Get your entry in and this and other cool hardware can be yours. There’s still time...

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New 7400 Competition sponsor: Parallax

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Parallax donated a Boe-Bot Robot Kit and 2 BASIC Stamp Activity Kits to the Open 7400 Competition. Get your entry in and this and other cool hardware can be yours. There’s still time to become a sponsor of the most logical contest ever, just drop us line on the contact...

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New Open 7400 Logic Competition sponsor: Adafruit Industries

Monday, September 12th, 2011

Adafruit Industries is the latest sponsor of the Open 7400 Competition. Up for grabs is one of their new microtouch AVR development board. this and other prizes could be yours, but only if you get your entry in!

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Open 7400 Logic Contest: 2 more Sponsors

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Today we have 2 more sponsors joining us, Parrallax has provided us with a Boe-Bot Robot Kit and 2 BASIC Stamp Activity Kits. Xess has thrown in a XuLA-200 board with a VGA interface board. The prizes could be yours, all you have to do is submit an entry in the open 7400...

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Open 7400 Logic Competition: new Sponsor and more Prizes!

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

We are pleased to announce that the Gadget Factory is now sponsoring the open 7400 logic Competition, This is right up any FPGA enthusiasts alley, Dangerous Prototypes is having an Open 7400 Logic Contest contest to see who can put together the best project utilizing 7400 series logic chips. There are many great...

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New 7400 Competition sponsor: Amani64

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Amani64 has donated one Amani GT CPLD shield and two Amani 64 CPLD shields to the Open 7400 Competition. Get your entry in and this and other cool hardware can be yours. There's still time to become a sponsor of the most logical contest ever, just drop us line on...

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Open 7400 Logic Competition update

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Logos Electromechanical LLC The Open 7400 Logic Competition is in full swing. The list of prizes is has gotten amazing, and today we announced that Dave Jones from the EEVBlog will be a judge. Also check out the The Amp Hour coverage of the Competition. Here's the list of swag...

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7400 Competition announcement: New Judge

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

We are pleased to announce that Dave Jones from the EEVBlog will be a judge for the Open 7400 Logic Competition.

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New 7400 Competition sponsor: Tincantools

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

We are thrilled to announce that Tincantools has sponsored the Open 7400 Competition. they have graciously added the folowing to our pool of prizes. BeagleBoard plus a Trainer Flyswatter JTAG debugger DSO Nano V2 Digital Soldering Station Get your entry in and these and other cool hardware can be yours.

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New 7400 Competition sponsor: Logos Electromechanical LLC

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Logos Electromechanical LLC has donated 2 Zigduino and 2 16 ch driver shields to the Open 7400 Competition. Get your entry in and this and other cool hardware can be yours.

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Announcing the Open 7400 Logic Competition

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

We are excited to announce the Open 7400 Logic Competition. The competition brings awareness to open hardware and software, and fosters understanding of the basic building blocks of modern integrated circuits. And most importantly, we want to have fun! What can you create using individual logic chips? Prizes include cash,...

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