Category Archives: Hardware

May 10th LUG & Makerspace Meeting

We had a somewhat quieter more chilled LUG after last week, present Mike (off course), Les, Tony, Arran, Elizabeth, her friend Susan, Keiron and me (Olly).Tony took Elizabeth through a step by step tutorial for downloading and installing Linux Mint on a laptop … Continue reading

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May 3rd LUG & Makerspace Meeting

So we had a bit of a discussion on the Mailing List following on from our debate on the way we should take the LUG/Makerspace forward, about what we should do at the May 3rd Meet at Ripon Road.  Since we … Continue reading

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Elonex ONEt has ARM processor

Your best bet is the Dutch Trendtac user group… I have found that gang a very helpful bunch and with the most advanced “hacking” experience: http://trendtac.hyves.nl/ There are a couple of thread there, specifically “Apps” and “Games” which have a … Continue reading

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Building Bare-Metal ARM Systems with GNU

Building Bare-Metal ARM Systems with GNU: 10 part series

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CM-X300 Computer-On-Module $49

http://rcm-uk.amazon.co.uk/e/cm?t=atoarm-21&o=2&p=8&l=as1&asins=B0046ANZ9S&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr http://www.compulab.co.il/x300/html/x300-cm-datasheet.htm?gclid=CIXkl9DOvZ8CFVBd4wodlRH3zQ  CM-X300 Computer-On-Module           CM-X300  Top CM-X300 Bottom CM-X300 Highlights Full-featured Computer-On-Module starting at $49 ! XScale PXA300 / PXA310 / PXA320 CPU, up to 624 MHz, 32+32 KB cache, WMMX2 64 – 128 Mbyte DDR 512 Mbyte Flash Disk, … Continue reading

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$20 Development tool

The eZ430-F2013 is a complete MSP430 development tool including all the hardware and software to evaluate the MSP430F2013 and develop a complete project in a convenient USB stick form factor. The eZ430-F2013 supports the Code Composer Essentials and IAR Embedded … Continue reading

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ARM Development Boards from SKpang

http://www.skpang.co.uk/catalog/index.php?cPath=74 ARM Development Boards The ARM microcontrollers are High-Performance, 16/32-Bit RISC Core devices. ARM market is one of the most fastest growing microcontroller market. The prices of ARM devices now are similar to 8-bit devices, while they are providing much … Continue reading

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