Under the hood of 8085

Microprocessor’s registers seems to be a simple F/F, but they aren’t. There are a lot of interesting details and tricks under the hood. Ken Shirrif shows them “to the silicon” in his brilliant reverse engineering article about the 8085’s registers.

Freescale Freedom – Arduino with ARM Cortex M0

The Freescale Freedom development platform is a set of software and hardware tools for evaluation and development. The Freescale Freedom KL25Z hardware is a simple design featuring a Kinetis L series microcontroller built on the ARM Cortex-M0+ core. [Continue...]

MS Visual Studio as an IDE for Arduino?

Why not? The VisualMicro plugin for Microsoft Visual Studio allows an Arduino project (with code completion) to be developed, compiled and then uploaded to any Arduino micro-processor. This plugin works with full MS Visual Studio, but don’t worry – you can get MSVS legally for 3 years, and here is more about... [Continue...]

Arduino-style IDE for MSPs

Energia is a rapid electronics prototyping platform for the Texas Instruments msp430 LaunchPad. Energia is based on Wiring and Arduino and uses the Processing IDE. The sources for the project are on the Energia github.com project page. Read more about installation and usage on Wiki page.

This blog has been moved to the new system

Hello all. I decide to revitalize this blog, so I moved it to new system (WordPress) and new cloud hosting. Old contents are still available – Old uElectronics.info blog.