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  • Most powerful Arduino available to date, powered by Texas Instruments Sitara™ AM335x processor Extending the capabilities of its portfolio, Arduino has selected the Sitara™ AM335x processor to power the newest Arduino board, the Arduino TRE...
  • TI's Sitara ARM Processors is looking to spread even more Holiday cheer! From now until December 31, 2012 all AM335x development kits are 25% off! You can buy an Industrial Development Kit ( TMDXIDK3359 ) for your industrious spouse, a Starter Kit...
  • Just hear those dev kits jingling, bli-bli-blinking, too. Come on, it's lovely weather to make a Sitara AM335x design with you. If that song doesn't get your your friends and family in the spirit then nothing will. Nothing except for Sitara...
  • In the beginning, overzealous semiconductor vendor overlords commanded that every developer beg on their hands and knees to use the latest technology on the latest development kits. These oppressors demanded outrageous sums of money and refused to offer...
  • If you've seen me on the e2e forums you know that I am an InstaSPIN™ aficionado. It has been the highlight of my career to go through the process of deeply analyzing a market to understand the true implementation blocking points all the way...
  • SYS/BIOS Industrial SDK 01.00.00.06 release is now available. The SYS/BIOS Industrial SDK allows developers to add real-time industrial communications (e.g., EtherCAT®, PROFIBUS ®, PROFINET®, Ethernet/IP, etc) to their system. In addition...
  • Imagine if you were given a magical machine that could make anything you wanted; anything you dreamed; anything you desired. What would you make with it? Would you share it with others or keep it to yourself? Would you use it for fun or for work? Maybe...
  • The “ MSP430 Energy Watchdog ” is a Smart Plug reference design from Texas Instruments. This tool can be used to accurately measure power consumption of any household electrical appliance. The power measurement is performed using the MSP430AFE253...
  • Absolutely! I've just had a busy week after coming back from OSCON 2012 where I was happily greeted by a room full of spontaneous applause in showing exactly that---using JavaScript for embedded design. "How on earth could JavaScript make sense...
  • GUI Composer is a new, exciting feature that is included in CCS v5.3. The tool allows you to create custom user interfaces by simply dragging and dropping widgets (e.g. buttons, combo boxes, graphs) on to a canvas and then wiring them up to your target...