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Using Mscgen for nice looking State Flow Diagrams

December 14, 2017, 7:06 pm

Hello, there are many cases where it is useful to monitor a system in real-time and trace the sequence of events. This link http://sinelabore.com/doku.php?id=wiki:toolbox:trace-the-event-flow exp... Read more »

Re: When exactly do you choose to use a RTOS (instead of a non-OS approach)...

December 10, 2017, 5:34 am

Mainly it's a question of complexity. If you need complex services, say networking, threading, UI, storage, there a lot to be said for an RTOS - getting those right is a ton of work, and you proba... Read more »

Remapping to Processor code region Vs Without remapping

December 7, 2017, 3:42 pm

What is the differences between: 1.Remapping memories to processor code region and 2.Executing the program code built with absolute addresses without remapping I read something about executing ... Read more »

What is the best communication mechanism with collision detection/avoidance...

December 3, 2017, 7:05 am

Hello All, Here is my sensor topology.. _____________ _____________ | | | | _______... Read more »

Linux and Yocto Project Training 2018, Germany

December 1, 2017, 7:09 am

Toradex is offering an enterprising three-day course in collaboration with KOAN Embedded Software Engineering to teach everything that you need to get started with embedded Linux and Yocto. You w... Read more »

What is the best Microcontroller for interfacing the Matrix Display

November 27, 2017, 5:05 am

Hello All, My current project is to interface the display to the controller that gets the data through a Ethernet port and displays it on P10 LED display. I have a 16X32 P10 LED display. I have to... Read more »

Webinar: Introducing the new Colibri SoM based on the NXP i.MX 6ULL SoC

November 23, 2017, 11:32 am

M based on the NXP i.MX 6ULL System-on-Chip. The Colibri System on Module e ffectively showcases NXP?s power-efficient and cost optimized appli cations processor ? the i.MX 6ULL. Toradex?s Colibri ... Read more »

Interesting review of $1 microcontrollers

November 20, 2017, 3:31 pm

You guys seen this? https://jaycarlson.net/microcontrollers/ Projects we're working on benefit from slightly more expensive microcontrollers, but interesting stuff nonetheless... Read more »

Getting i2c touchscreen to work on TS4900

October 25, 2017, 5:46 pm

Hey everyone, I've been working on a project that's using a Technologic Systems TS4900 mo dule as its core. For peripherals we've got two USB ports, ethernet, + soun d and touchscreen. The board i... Read more »

Firmware upgrade strategies

October 20, 2017, 1:20 pm

The first thing to think of is the firmware upgrade strategy of an electronic device with embedded software. There are a multitude of bootloader out there for different microcontrollers, physica... Read more »

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CPU Virtualization / CPU state

Hi, I was wondering if someone can explain to me what CPU virtualization means from the perspective of inside of a CPU. I mean, If I have a single core ho w I virtualized it? What parts and func... Read more »


ARM SBC in arduino form factor?

For a couple of one of a kind projects, I would like to use an ARM controller in a board that could accept (at least some of the) Arduino shields. So far I found the Xduino (status dubious) and the C... Read more »


OpenSource: netpp/DClib universal remote control library for embedded devic...

Hi community, I'd like to announce a first preliminary and free OpenSource release of our device control library (DClib) and its mainly used protocol (network property protocol). What is this? Let me... Read more »


a hobby class on microcontrollers

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I need to think about a class that will include both young and old, all of whom have very little experience but at least the hope of trying to enjoy such a class on microcontrollers without knowing a... Read more »


On Home Projects as a Reentry into the Job Market

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I do not -- thank God -- have to reenter the job market. But I've seen a lot of posts recently that start something like: I haven't worked in engineering since 20xx, and I'm (starting)/ (look... Read more »


Zynq devices, boards and suppliers

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I'd like to pick people's brains about aspects of different *suppliers* of Zynq boards. Avnet and Digilent are front-runners, but any info/opinions about other suppliers would be helpful too. ... Read more »


Analyzer of Quality Electrical Energy, with RTOS ( ARM , Driver ADC, lwip ,...

Analyzer of Quality Electrical Energy This desing and develop is constructed whit RTOS (eCos), consists of a ADC of 16NBits with two channels one to capture Current and another one of Voltege, capt... Read more »


[ANN] AVRcam v1.1 real-time image processing engine

The AVRcam version 1.1 is a small, low-cost image-processing engine intended to bring a truly affordable and extensible vision platform to a multitude of developers. The AVRcam provides the followin... Read more »


[ANN] LOOPGEN-Fast hardware looping VHDL IPs

The LOOPGEN IP collection provides fast hardware architectures for implementing nested loop structures. The collection comprises of three different architectures (variants), namely: - HWLU, a mix... Read more »


[ANN] XMODZ-Fast modulo reduction VHDL IPs

The XMODZ IP collection provides fast hardware implementations for the modulo computation on integers. The collection comprises of two distinct IP modules, modk for modulo by a fixed integer consta... Read more »