I have been working through an odd error with the Micro:bit. With the rotary encoder if it moves too fast, it errors out with “20 out of memory”. Otherwise progress is moving right along. Plans fell through on the custom … the rest of the story. . .
Some days I surprise myself with what I have collected, kept, and am just now digging up. The latest find is a series of NeXT marketing slicks. They aren’t that slick, but printed on matte, heavy stock paper.
All of … the rest of the story. . .
I removed, from public, some of my recent content. It will be back but in an expanded form. Sorry if anyone is looking for the BSD articles that were here. Check back soon.
I have been working on and then sitting on the latest design for my WS2818 LED controller board. It is designed to work with the NodeMCU variety of ESP-2866. When I was getting ready to send off the snowman, I … the rest of the story. . .
Well, a rare find for most. I have been with the organization since 1986 and this phone has been in the same spot. I wonder if it still gets used?
My ??? for a jumper wire!
Recently I was working on a project in desperate need of jumper wires and no where near my bench. Luckily I was at work, in a data center, and the telecomm guys had just … the rest of the story. . .
I have been playing around with the Adafruit ItsyBitsy M4 Express and CircuitPython. Tonight I was digging through my box of attachments to see what I could learn about. A joystick. Well that sounds like fun. All I have with … the rest of the story. . .
I took a break this evening from my work on the SPPBL. I have been learning Python for work and thought this would be a good time to work on my Circuitpython as well.
Before work I dug … the rest of the story. . .
I am trying to finish up this part of the project so I can get the board off to be made. The two parts I need are on order. If all goes well everything should come in about the same … the rest of the story. . .
Wow, what an evening. I went to add some fun new content to the site and found out something was seriously messed up. The database was messed up and displaying the wrong site, the one I have been trying to … the rest of the story. . .
After many months of waiting and more than a few weeks of forgetting I had help Kickstart it, a box was on my front porch Monday about lunch time. I had the grand unboxing of it. I am here to … the rest of the story. . .
Early on in my adventures in the Arduino / micro controller world one of my goals has been to usher an idea from paper, to breadboard, to protoboard, to real PCB board. After a long night of soldering, I decided … the rest of the story. . .