For a hobby project I’m working with a Beagleboard-XM. Suddenly the board starts to have problems booting up. After much trial-and-error the problem persisted even when changing SD-cards and even when changing the entire beagle! It turns out it was … Continue reading
Category Archives: Hardware
It seems that every day there is new embedded computer launched for us to play with. Most recently the Raspberry Pi made quite the splash. You’d almost forget that there is a lot to choose from already. Here’s a quick … Continue reading
The Jeenode is an ingredient that I’m using extensively in my ongoing projects. It is a small breakout board roughly based on the arduino design. It is obviously not compatible with arduino shields but it does work with the arduino … Continue reading
This is a really interesting website with “maker” stuff, check http://www.seeedstudio.com/depot/. All kinds of sensors, actuators and kits. I even spot an alcohol sensor :-)!
When building your own internet enabled device it helps if you can use a platform that already has web-connectivity built in. The Nanode is exactly this. Based on the wildly popular Arduino form factor it allows you to use arduino … Continue reading