• Sep 27, 2013

    MSP-GANG v1.1.4.0 and GANG430 v1.60 now are available

    This is to inform you that the new software versions for our production programmers MSP-GANG and GANG430 are released. The software is available on the official TI web. Official web: www.ti.com/msp-gang www.ti.com/gang430 These versions were driven by support for new device and bug fixes. MSP-GANG v1.1.4.0 This version has added support for new device: MSP430FR5949 , MSP430FR5969...
    • Sep 3, 2013

    MSP430 USB Developers Package 4.00.00 now available

    USB Developers Package 4.00.00 is now available from: http://software-dl.ti.com/msp430/msp430_public_sw/mcu/msp430/MSP430_USB_Developers_Package/4_00_00/index_FDS.html Please note that this release may be used with CCS 5.4 but for best out of box experience CCS 5.5 should be used. CCS 5.5 will be available on 14 September 2013. If needed sooner please contact s-tsongas@ti.com for a early (non-official release candidate...
    • Jul 22, 2013

    It's Official: the new MSP430 Secret Decoder Ring

    Wondering which features each MSP430 MCU includes? We've introduced a new part number decoder to help equip you with the knowledge to differentiate our devices. Check it out on this post on The Official MSP430 blog .
    • Jun 21, 2013

    MSP-GANG v1.1.3.0 is available now!

    This is to inform you that the new software versions for our production programmer MSP-GANG is released. The software is available on the official TI web. www.ti.com/msp-gang This version was driven by support for new device and bug fixes. MSP-GANG v1.1.3.0 This version has added support for new device: MSP430TCH5E New features: Added option to retain data in Flash memory up to 64 bytes...
    • Mar 12, 2013

    MSP-GANG v1.1.2.0 is available now

    This is to inform you that the new software versions for our production programmers MSP-GANG and GANG430 are released. Official web: www.ti.com/msp-gang www.ti.com/gang430 These versions were driven by support for new devices. MSP-GANG v1.1.2.0 This version has added support for new devices: MSP430G2444 , MSP430G2544 , MSP430G2744 MSP430G2755 , MSP430G2855 , MSP430G2955 New features...
    • Feb 1, 2013

    MSP430ware 1.40 is now available!

    MSP430ware 1.40 is now available. MSP430ware is an API library that makes it easy to develop MSP430 applications for 5xx, 6xx, and FRxx devices. Additionally, developing applications to the MSP430 API makes it easier to migrate between various MSP430 devices. This 1.40 release supports Grace 2.0 API, all existing 5xx/6xx , FR57xx, and FR5xx peripherals, plus numerous 5xx/6xx, FRxx device family enhancements/bug fixes...
    • Jan 16, 2013

    MSP430 USB Developers Package 3.20.02 now available

    The USB Developers Package for MSP430 is a software package that contains all necessary source code and sample applications that are required to start developing a USB-based MSP430 project. The package only supports MSP430 USB devices. http://software-dl.ti.com/msp430/msp430_public_sw/mcu/msp430/MSP430_USB_Developers_Package/latest/index_FDS.html Features USB Field Firmware Updater - Allows customers to...
    • Oct 26, 2012

    MSP430ware 1.30 is now available.

    MSP430ware 1.30 is now available. MSP430ware is an API library that makes it easy to develop MSP430 applications for 5xx, 6xx, and FRxx devices. Additionally, developing applications to the MSP430 API makes it easier to migrate between various MSP430 devices. This 1.30 release supports Grace 2.0 API, all existing 5xx/6xx , FR57xx, and FR5xx peripherals, plus numerous 5xx/6xx, FRxx device family enhancements/bug fixes...
    • Aug 29, 2012

    MSP430ware 1.25 now available

    MSP430ware 1.25 is now available. MSP430ware is an API library that makes it easy to develop MSP430 applications for 5xx, 6xx, and FRxx devices. Additionally, developing applications to the MSP430 API makes it easier to migrate between various MSP430 devices. This 1.25 release supports Grace 2.0 API, all existing 5xx/6xx peripherals, numerous 5xx/6xx, FRxx device family and enhancements/bug fixes, and an updated MSP430...
    • Jul 21, 2012

    MSP430 USB Developers Package 3.20.00 now available

    http://focus.ti.com/docs/toolsw/folders/print/msp430usbdevpack.html The USB Developers Package for MSP430 is a software package that contains all necessary source code and sample applications that are required to start developing a USB-based MSP430 project. The package only supports MSP430 USB devices. Features USB Field Firmware Updater - Allows customers to easily customize and release an installer package...
    • Jul 19, 2012

    MSP-GANG v1.0.9.0 is available now

    The new software versions for our production programmer MSP-GANG is released. The software is available on the TI web. www.ti.com/msp-gang This version was driven by the bug fix for: [Bug 32] Blank check in the MSP430F4794 failed occasionally. MSP-GANG v1.0.9.0 New features: Pressing F1 in GUI - opens the User Guide Function MSPGANG_Set_IO_State(...) added that allows to modify the static...
    • Jun 11, 2012

    MSP430ware 1.20 is now available

    MSP430ware 1.20 is now available. MSP430ware is an API library that makes it easy to develop MSP430 applications for 5xx and 6xx devices. Additionally, developing applications to the MSP430 API makes it easier to migrate between MSP430 devices. This 1.20 release supports Grace auto-discovery, additional 5xx/6xx peripherals (AES, AES256, MPU_A, CS_A, Timer_D), numerous 5xx/6xx device family enhancements/bug fixes, and...
    • May 14, 2012

    Capacitive Touch Video

    Are you looking to get started quickly with a Capacitive Touch solution? We have a video for our Cap Touch BoosterPack that shows an unboxing and walks you through the demo. Capacitive Touch Video Capacitive Touch BoosterPack
    • Apr 25, 2012

    MSP430 Graphics Library is now available!

    The MSP430 Graphics Library is a royalty-free set of graphics primitives for creating graphical user interfaces on MSP430 microcontroller-based boards that have a graphical display. The graphical library consists of two building layers of functionality: the display driver layer, specific to the display in use; and the graphics primitives layer, which draws points, lines, rectangles, circles, text, and bitmap images. ...
    • Mar 19, 2012

    MSP430ware 1.10 is now available

    MSP430ware 1.10 is now available. MSP430ware is an API library that makes it easy to develop MSP430 applications for 5xx and 6xx devices. Additionally, developing applications to the MSP430 API makes it easier to migrate between MSP430 devices. This 1.10 release supports FR57xx and FR59xx devices, numerous 5xx/6xx device family enhancements/bug fixes, and a new MSP430 Graphics Library. Release is available from: http...
    • Jan 17, 2012

    MSP430 USB Developers Package 3.11.00 now available

    http://focus.ti.com/docs/toolsw/folders/print/msp430usbdevpack.html New features in 3.11.00: New MSC feature. The USB API now supports CDROM by supporting a subset of the MultiMedia Command Set. A new M5 example demonstrates the new CDROM feature. The USB Stack now supports a Non-composite mode where we have multiple interfaces with a single active interface at any given time. The MSC stack now supports...
    • Dec 5, 2011

    MSP-GANG & GANG430 updated

    The new software versions for our production programmers MSP-GANG and GANG430 have been released. The software is available on the official TI web and on Tools web. Official web: www.ti.com/msp-gang www.ti.com/gang430 Tools web: http://msp430-tools.tide.ti.com/Web/default.php?dir=lnk03_Projects%2Flnk00_Gang430 MSP-GANG v1.0.6.0 This version was driven by fixing bug for the FRAM device...
    • Nov 17, 2011

    MSP430ware 1.00.00 is now available

    MSP430Ware is a collection of code examples, datasheets and other design resources for ALL MSP430 devices delivered in a convenient package - essentially everything developers need to become MSP430 experts! Much like Stellaris MCU's StellarisWare and C2000 MCU's ControlSUITE , MSP430Ware also includes high level peripheral driver libraries to make it easy to talk to MSP430 hardware. As of today, MSP430...
    • Oct 12, 2011

    MSP430 USB Developers Package 3.10.00.00 is now available from:

    http://focus.ti.com/docs/toolsw/folders/print/msp430usbdevpack.html Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 This release contains several important bug fixes and workarounds and is the recommended release for MSP430F663x devices. The release adds support for multiple HID report descriptors and boot protocol. New examples that show...
    • Sep 27, 2011

    FRAM Webinar tomorrow - attend and you may be chosen to receive an FRAM kit to test!

    Register and attend tomorrow’s (9/28) webinar, for your chance to be one of 20 chosen attendees for an exclusive offer. If selected, you’ll be sent an FRAM dev board and given one week to study and test the board. You’ll also be invited to participate in a virtual session with the other participants and a TI expert. Three chances to win - digikey.com/tiwebinars for more information and dates...
    • Sep 1, 2011

    Learn to develop wireless applications with the MSP430 (North America)

    Want to build a wireless network with your Chronos? Check out the SpeedWay Design Workshop ™, coming soon to a city near you. This low-cost, one-day workshop includes two hands-on labs, with each attendee using the TI eZ430-Chronos Wireless Watch Development Kit to create a simple 915 MHz narrowband network demonstrating watch-based applications with wireless connectivity. Workshop Agenda: Wireless Basics...
    • Aug 10, 2011

    Introducing TI Deals!

    Introducing TI Deals! Texas Instruments and MSP430 now bring you the easiest and newest way to get your hands on ALL TI Tools, Kits and Experimenter Boards!!! Here's the thing- you like our tools....and we like selling them to you! Now, we've made it a little more interesting. We want to make it EASY for YOU to have access to the BEST TI development kits!!! Who wouldn't love waving their Chronos...
    • Jul 14, 2011

    FRAM wins Energy Harvesting award at European electronics show

    TI's MSP430FR57XX FRAM series of microcontrollers (MCUs) was named "Best Technology Development of Energy Harvesting" at a recent conference in Europe organized by electronics research and marketing company IDTechEx . TI had competed against 10 other devices in the category. TI’s new FRAM MCUs support the lowest power operation, zero power data retention in all operating modes, fastest...
    • Jun 6, 2011

    TI @ ESC Virtual Event, June 16

    Don’t Miss TI at the ESC Virtual Event! Experience ESC right from your keyboard. Visit the TI booth to learn about the latest innovations from Texas Instruments, chat with experts, view videos, download collateral and more! AND be eligible to win a Fossil Meta Watch™ development tool, MSP430™ Chronos Watch development tool, or a Stellaris® evalBOT development tool. The live event...
    • Apr 19, 2011

    Announcing the world's lowest power Capacitive Touch solution from MSP430!

    TI just announced the ultra-low-power MSP430 16-bit microcontroller capacitive touch portfolio, which enables the world's lowest power touch sense solutions! The portfolio introduces new hardware and free software solutions that gives developers easy-to-use, cost-effective options for microcontroller-based capacitive touch applications, while still benefitting from the battery-saving features of MSP430...