August 22, 2016

Connecting to IBM Bluemix* Internet of Things using MQTT | Intel® Software

This article provides a step-by-step guide to show you how to set up a connection to IBM Bluemix* using MQTT, as well as command and code samples for additional setup and ease of use. IBM Bluemix* IoT initial setup Create an account, if you do not yet have one. Source: Connecting to IBM Bluemix* Internet…

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June 27, 2016

Getting started with Cordova

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June 21, 2016

Digital PID Controller MSP432 

Source: Digital PID Controller MSP432 download | SourceForge.net

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May 11, 2016

Lets Talk PID – MikroElektronika Learn

Ever wonder how your oven keeps the temperature you set perfectly over time?  PID ( Proportional, Integral, Derivative ) controllers can be used to regulate flow, temperature, pressure, level, and many other variables that need to maintain a value over time, with the least amount of error as possible. In this blog we will discuss how…

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April 30, 2016

Make Your Robot Speak – Text to Speech – MikroElektronika Learn

Embedded hardware solution for speech synthesis that can be hosted on various MCUs. Speech synthesis – production of the human voice from non human objects. It’s one of the more popular developments through computer history is the reproduction of the human sound. The basic idea starts in 18th century when Russian professor Christian Kratzenstein created an apparatus…

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April 19, 2016

GSM – Part 2 : AT Parser – MikroElektronika Learn

Introducing the AT Engine and exlaination of the AT parser. The main job for the AT parser is to analyze the responses from the module. The basic idea of a GSM engine is to make something that will control a modem’s behavior. Like an engine for a car that can be used inside another car the parsing…

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March 9, 2016

Running Python on a Flip n Click – MikroElektronika Learn

A new and upcoming project is emerging and it has fangs.  Ever wanted an easy to use, high level, multi-threaded language on their micro-controller?  Well it is now a reality thanks to the good people at Viper .  What makes it even more exciting is that is runs on the Flip n click like they were…

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March 9, 2016

Gesture with Light – MikroElektronika Learn

The era of gesture is upon us.  No longer do we need to waste our time with keyboards and mice, we can move our bodies in pre-programmed sequences and the computer will somehow understand us.  At least that is how it is made up to be.  In reality, the technology isn’t quite as good as…

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March 9, 2016

10 Degrees of Freedom – And You Thought 1 Freedom was Enough – MikroElektronika Learn

Unmanned aerial vehicles, or commonly known  as “drones”, are becoming more and more popular. People now use them for all sorts of tasks, from filming cool aerial shots with their camera, to exploring inaccessible parts of planet Earth, where the human foot cannot step. But, have you ever wondered how these machines maintain their balance…

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March 9, 2016

Not All GPS Units Are Created Equal – MikroElektronika Learn

Got lost this morning due to my bus driver getting himself lost. He dropped me off in an unfamiliar part of town and there I was, lost. Fortunately for me I had my handy dandy GPS and within a couple of minutes my fear was turn to joy. Yes, I wasn’t going to be late to…

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