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MIT running free electronics circuits course

Thanks to Paul Stimpson on the Surrey LUG mailing list for pointing the course out: MIT are launching the first course in their new e-learning programme designed to bring education free to the masses. It’s a course in electronic circuits … Continue reading

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Fix your Arduino Uno for Linux

Are you using an Arduino Uno on Linux? If so, you may have noticed that writing to the serial port in a loop can cause the Arduino Editor/Programmer software to appear to lock up, or even Linux having trouble using … Continue reading

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Arduino 1-wire temperature sensors

So you have played a bit with your Arduino, and have heard about other people using it to monitor the temperature, but weren’t sure how they did it – Here is how I did. Maxim make a very simple 1-wire … Continue reading

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