In the first semester of uni, we had a fair few talks from the employment and careers section of the university, one of which was about applying for something called […]
Having been browsing the internet for quite a while on different touch screen technologies, I’ve been really interested in the frustrated total internal reflection technique of detecting finger positions on […]
Yesterday, one of my lecturers was kind enough to give me an Intel Galileo Arduino styled board to test out and have a bit of a play with. I managed […]
Another cool buy that I’ve found on eBay is a 8×8 LED matrix powered by the MAX7219 (Example: http://goo.gl/lkyY4c). Its really easy to interface and uses SPI which I’m beginning to […]
Finding cool electronic parts on eBay is great and buying them from asian countries is even better, one of these is an 128×64 pixel OLED display! (Example: http://goo.gl/4nL2eL) I’ve got an […]
Its the time of year again that my university is holding the Student Venture Challenge and I’ve decided to make a new project to enter! I’ve been interested in smart […]
Hello all! I’m Harris and this is going to be my blog for all my electronic mishaps. I’m 19 and currently studying Electronic Engineering at University of Nottingham, UK.