Week in (p)review August 30, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. Bus Pirate LCD adapter v3, Bus Pirate v4, Logic Sniffer 16-bit input buffer wing, and Bus Blaster v4 are back in stock XC95144XL CPLD breakout board free PCB build Check out Rwinscot’s ISP2DIP, Tom’s I2C LED Display from Hacked Voltmeter and exapod’s PIC based wirst watch in […]

Week in (p)review August 23, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. CxemCAR 2 – Android controlled RC car with video, Bluetooth, WiFi TI’s offers free Medical Imaging Software Tool Kit (STK-MED) Breakout board uses HB100 doppler motion sensor Lattice debuts iCEstick FPGA Evaluation Board at $24.99 Open source plant […]

Week in (p)review August 16, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. Making wine in Shenzhen: Metal hex standoff kit Arduino retro gamebox PCB a Week 21: Tindog SMD soldering practice CreepyDOL WiFi surveillance project debuts at Blackhat/DEFCON SARRRO – Ultrasonic anti-collision robot build FabISP – a home-built AVR in-system programmer […]

Week in (p)review August 09, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. Debugging the WM8731 ADC/DAC with the Bus Pirate Atmega328p PPM Encoder programming with the Bus Pirate Breadboard version Bus Pirate and ST7920 Controlling a heat pump with Raspberry Pi and USB IR Toy ATX Bench power supply DIY Bus […]

Week in (p)review August 02, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. Making wine in Shenzhen: Keyed connectors kit Shaizi (liars’ dice), street BBQ, and beer: guanxi the easy way Filming for “On The E-Waste Trail” documentary Bus Pirate 3D-printed case DIY adapter for flashing ATtiny84/85 with the Bus Pirate Debugging […]

Week in (p)review July 12, 2013

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon. 0.65mm pitch xQFP breakout boards and Bus Pirate v3.6 Sick of Beige v1 acrylic case v1, and USB IR Toy v2  are back in stock Check out Stuff4Pi’s ConvertPi, Asgard’s update on his power charger and supply regulator project, Mats’ PAW project the Hello-ot […]

Week in (p)review: March 23, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: WORKSHOP VIDEO: New Dangerous Prototypes workshop HOW-TO: Make realistic 3D renderings of PCB designs HOW-TO: Build 3D models from Eagle files 3D Model: Bus Pirate v4.0 Updated Bus Pirate v3.5a DIY edition partlist Bus Pirate v3.5a-SOIC DIY build […]

Week in (p)review: March 16, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: GLOBAL GEEK VIDEO: Electronics markets in Yongsan and Cheonggyechon, South Korea PIC TQFP-100 Breakout Board v2 in this week’s status update post Global Geek Tour Seoul, South Korea roundup Global Geek Tour: Scouting the markets in Seoul, South […]

Week in (p)review: March 09, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: Free PCB: guess where @dangerousproto is going with @Finnair A box of PCBs just arrived from Seeed Studio’s Fusion PCB service 3D Model: Logic Shrimp v1.0b HOW-TO: Make parts in Cadsoft Eagle No workshop video this week, we’re […]

Week in (p)review: February 24, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: HOW-TO VIDEO: Visit Akihabara Electric Town SOIC protoboard in this week’s status update post 3D Model: Bus Blaster v2.0a1 Altera MAX3000A CPLD breakout board, MCP2200 breakout board, USB LCD Backpack PIC18F24J50, USB IR Toy and 23K256 breakout board free PCB built Review […]

Week in (p)review: February 17, 2012

  Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: WORKSHOP VIDEO: How to mail free PCBs HOW-TO: Get your PCBs manufactured Giveaway: 4 LeoStick Arduino Leonardo compatible USB sticks Giveaway: LeoStick winners A culture of ethics in open source hardware? 3D Model: Bus Pirate 3.5c Superprobe […]

Week in (p)review: February 10, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: WORKSHOP VIDEO: Video editing workstation build Part Ninja v1 in this week’s status update post Bus Pirate v4 and Bus Pirate PIC programming adapter are back in stock at Seeed Studio Bus Pirate Arduino Shield,  Bus Pirate v4 […]

Week in (p)review: February 3, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: Workshop Video: Battle of the solder flux Bus Pirate HV programming adapter v4 in this week’s status update post 3D Model: Web Platform 1.1a Dangerous Prototypes best practices for PCB and schematic design DP Eagle part library cleanup […]

Week in (p)review: January 27, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: Workshop video: USB Persistence of Vision Toy firmware Programmable dummy load in this week’s status update post Dangerous Prototypes 3D project models CPLD breakout board ported to KiCad Bus Pirate mentioned in Bruce Perens open hardware lecture C […]

Week in (p)review: January 20, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: Workshop video: Bus Blaster v4 solder and assembly Workshop video: Bus Blaster JTAG debugger history Freestanding open source PIC USB stack demo Bus Pirate and PiratePICprog programms PIC32 Measuring hexacopter rotor speed with Logic Sniffer Cheap 2X16 red/black […]

Week in (p)review: January 13, 2012

Here’s a summary of major developments over the last week. Free PCB Friday is coming up soon: Workshop video: Bus Pirate and Bus Blaster Bus Pirate firmware v6.1 is now available for download Nook Tablet hardware protection hacked with the Bus Pirate Dsm posted updates on his “clamshell” yabp case design for the Bus Pirate […]