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Arcade Controller Conversion…Part 2

With the case now modified to fit the new joystick and buttons I moved onto the interface board. Rather than buying one I decided from the onset that I was going to design my own. 1,476 more words


Arcade Controller Conversion…Part 1

I love playing retro arcade games and most recently I have taken to playing these classic games on my Raspberry Pi 2 using the RetroPie. For those who aren’t aware the RetroPie project is a collection of works that all have the overall goal to turn the Raspberry Pi into a dedicated retro-gaming console.  513 more words


What is a micro-processor?

Micro-processor is a computer processor that incorporates all the capabilities of a CPU on integrated circuits. It is a multipurpose programmable device that accepts digital data as input, processes it according to the instructions shared in the memory. 30 more words

DEC Alpha 21264 Microprocessor

By Ameya Mulye

Digital Equipment Company (DEC) was one of the key player in microprocessor/Computer Hardware market from 1960-1990. But due to some reasons it couldn’t survive in this competitive world and finally merged with Compaq then HP and much of its microprocessor business to Intel. 654 more words

Electronic Ecstasy

My GitHub

For anyone whose interested I have finally got around to setting up my GitHub account. The only repository on there at the moment is my Stellaris Launch Pad MOD and S3M player StellarPlayer as requested but I will endeavour to add more in the future. 9 more words




The LPC1114FN28 has two pin ports (0 and 1) that make totally 22 pins (12 for port 0 and 10 for port 1, as shown in the image below). 1,589 more words


ARM-Cortex M0 programming with lpc1114FN28 - an overview

WHAT is it?

The lpc1114FN28 is a low cost, low power 32 bit MCU designed in a 28dip package, it is breadboard friendly and very easy to set up for those who are new to ARM programming (like me). 2,073 more words