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Build Your Own DIY Robot With 6 Smooth Motion Robotic Servos And 271 Snap-Together Parts

Build and program your own robot. The Jimu Robot BuzzBot & MuttBot Kit is a do it yourself, robotics building kit with wireless control per Bluetooth. The BuzzBot & MuttBot Kit includes a central control unit, six digital servo motors that allow movement, wiring, a rechargeable lithium battery and power adapter. 249 interlocking parts with [...]

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COM Express COMPACT Board With Latest Generation Intel Atom, Pentium And Celeron Processors

Kontron's COMe-cAL6 COM Express Series comprises modules with cost-efficient, dual-core configurations for digital signage applications as well as quad-core modules for deployment in harsh industrial environments.The COMe-cAL6 embraces powerful, compact variants with full COM Express Type 6 I/O support including PCI Express, LAN, USB, and digital display interfaces. The COMe module combines state-of-the-art image processing [...]

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Cybersecurity Firewall PortBloque S Protects Modbus Devices From Harmful And Unwanted Traffic

Sequi, a developer of cybersecurity products for industrial control networks, announced the availability of PortBloque S, a serial-to-serial firewall that protects Modbus devices from harmful and unwanted traffic. PortBloque S is the first in a series of planned firewalls aimed at addressing the inherent vulnerabilities of the Modbus protocol. Advanced deep packet inspection (DPI) technology is [...]

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Raspberry Pi With Java To Create Innovative Devices That Power The Internet Of Things (IoT)

This book, Raspberry Pi with Java: Programming the Internet of Things (IoT), fills an important gap in knowledge between seasoned Java developers and embedded-hardware gurus, taking a project-based approach to skills development from which both hobbyists and professionals can learn. By starting with simple projects based on open-source libraries such as Pi4J, hobbyists can get immediate results [...]

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CAN Bus Bridge (CAN-to-CAN) Application With Arduino Due

Basically, there are two scenarios where a CAN Bridge application is of use:1. Connecting two separate CAN Bus networks.2. Network length extension.While the first scenario is more or less self-explanatory, let's look a little closer into the network length extension: The physical CAN network length depends primarily on the CAN baud rate, i.e. the higher [...]

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Bluetooth V4.2 Module For Industrial IoT, Medical And Industrial Equipment Applications

Fujitsu's Bluetooth Version 4.2, FWM7BLZ20-series module is designed to minimize time and cost investments to develop low-power Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) applications for medical, instrumentation, industrial equipment, and smart buildings. The FWM7BLZ20-series module is based on the Nordic nRF52832 SoC with embedded 32-bit ARMĀ® Cortex™ M4 microcontroller, 512KB Flash, 64KB RAM, and integrated antenna. It [...]

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SAE J1939 Turbo Interface Board for Raspberry Pi

A note upfront: The CAN interface board for the Raspberry Pi as described in the following, specifically the firmware code, is under current development. The hardware is ready for production, and the release is targeted for end of February 2017.This post is a follow-up on a previous post Raspberry Pi With CAN Bus Or SAE J1939 [...]

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Raspberry Pi With CAN Bus Or SAE J1939 Turbo Interface Board

A note upfront: The CAN interface board for the Raspberry Pi as described in the following, specifically the firmware code, is under current development. The hardware is currently in production, and the release is targeted for the end of February 2017. If you have a special interest in running the SAE J1939 protocol on the Raspberry [...]

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RS232 to USB Converter With Arduino Due Or Mega 2560

Just about everyone who is involved with serial communication will have his/her RS232 to USB converter. Today's PCs don't even bother to support RS232. Consequently, a USB converter is mandatory to monitor RS232 data traffic. All this appears to render the following project obsolete. However, when it comes to a protocol converter, i.e. the conversion [...]

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CAN Bus Interface For the Raspberry Pi 2/3 Comes With Various Options

The PiCAN2 board series by Copperhill Technologies provides CAN Bus capabilities for the Raspberry Pi 2 or 3. The boards (with the exception of the dual isolated interface) use the Microchip MCP2515 CAN controller in combination with the MCP2551 CAN transceiver. There is an easy to install SocketCAN driver, and programming can be accomplished in C [...]

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