Monthly Archives: December 2012

PowerPot: Cook dinner and power your USB device in the wild

The latest issue of my wife’s university alumnus magazine, Utah Engineering from the College of Engineering at the University of Utah (yes, I married an engineer), has a back-page article on two students who developed a way to charge and … Continue reading

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Hands-on Review: $12.95 Freescale Freedom Platform for Freescale Kinetis L microcontroller based on ARM Cortex-M0+ processor

I received a new low-cost microcontroller development board only a few days after writing up the Ti Stellaris LaunchPad Eval board last month. (See “Hands On Review: Texas Instruments’ Stellaris ARM Cortex-M4F LaunchPad Eval Board—$4.99!!! (sort of)”) The new board, … Continue reading

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