Monday, July 25, 2011


Today my main website is featured on EEWeb as the enginering site of the day.  Aaron Clarke - List of DSP Resources | EEWeb

EEWeb is a electrical engineering community site with sections focusing on analog design, RF design, power management, embedded design, test and measure, components and PCB design.  There is also a forum, jobs and even an original electrical engineering comic.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Freescale Kinetis Challenge Seeks Innovative Embedded Applications for ARM Cortex-M4 Cores

The Freescale Make It Challenge: Kinetis MCUs is accepting registration until August 1, 2011 for embedded applications.  The winner will receive up to $11,000 cash in total prizes.  There will also be cash prizes for semifinalists and second and third place winners.  An online training session, a quiz and a design paper are required to enter.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Lattice MachX02 PLD Development Kit Limited Time Offer

For a limited time you can purchase a MachXO2 Pico Development Kit for $29.  Last year they had a similar offer for the Lattice XP2 FPGA Brevia development kit which is now selling for $49.  It supports designs with common interfaces like UART, SPI, I2C,  and LCD control with reference source code.  This link gives a complete list of XO2 reference IP.  The kit also includes design software and a USB interface for JTAG debugging.