Author Archives: Tayeb

About Tayeb

Electronics engineer, part-time webmaster and owner of "Aliatron", a tech-oriented company registered in Portugal and Mozambique. Owner of "EU Halal", a trading and consulting company in Halal & Tayyib, 100% stun-free compliant.

Design a Front Panel in ProfiLab-Expert to Control Digilent ChipKIT Uc32 and Basic I/O

Introduction The ProfiLab-Expert software allows you to develop your own digital or analogue measuring technology projects. It does not matter if you want to create analogue measurements or digital controls – you can realize it all. And for all this … Continue reading

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Controlling a Robot with Gestures on the Air with Leap Motion Controller

Introduction For decades, motion controls have held a persistent place in our visions of the future. We’ve watched the super heroes, mad scientists, and space cowboys of popular media control digital experiences with just a wave of their hands. We’ve … Continue reading

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Cloud-enabling with Exosite: Local Temperature with chipKIT Digilent uC32, Digilent Basic I/O and Raspberry Pi

Introduction Exosite is a technology company focused on connecting devices and systems. They have been developing embedded technologies for over 20 years – and have first-hand experience dealing with the lack of connectivity between devices, networks and users. Their cloud-based … Continue reading

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Local Temperature with chipKIT Digilent uC32, Digilent Basic I/O and Raspberry Pi

Introduction chipKIT Digilent uC32 (or Uno32) and Raspberry Pi are both pretty cheap, almost of the same size, and although they look similar, they are different. The Raspberry Pi is effectively a mini-computer, running a Linux operating system (OS), and … Continue reading

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BlackBerry 10 Accelerometer Sensor ”AccelMote” Control of a Robot

Introduction Smartphones running BlackBerry 10 have many sensors that collect data about the phone’s external environment. Some are low-level, real-time sensors such as the accelerometer, and others are higher-level, event-driven sensors, like the holster sensor. The following sensors are present in … Continue reading

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Blackberry 10 Remote Temperature Viewing and Listening

Introduction “The BlackBerry runtime for Android keeps getting sweeter”, as BlackBerry Developper site says. The documentation on BlackBerry’s site includes a collection of resources that discuss how one can use the BlackBerry Tools for Android development to repackage, and port one’s Android apps to the BlackBerry 10 OS. One … Continue reading

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BlackBerry 10 Basic Gestures of Swipe to Control a Robot

Introduction BlackBerry 10 is a proprietary mobile operating system developed byBlackBerry Limited (formerly Research In Motion) for its BlackBerry line of smartphone and tablet handheld devices. Devices running BlackBerry 10 are the Q5, Q10, Z3, Z10, Z30 and the P’9982 smartphones. BlackBerry 10 is based on the QNX operating system, which is popular in industrial computers and used in many … Continue reading

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Writing a Playbook App for Blockly, a Google’s Visual Programming Language

Introduction Writing a Playbook App is an interesting proposition as BlackBerry’s WebWorks makes it so easy.  Currently the runtime for BlackBerry WebWorks on the BlackBerry smartphones is based on Java while that for the BlackBerry PlayBook is based on Adobe AIR. … Continue reading

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Remote Viewing of Temperature with FRDM-KL25Z and TCN75A on Basic I/O Shield

Introduction The Freescale FRDM-KL25Z board is an ultra-low-cost development platform for Kinetis L Series KL1x (KL14/15) and KL2x (KL24/25) MCUs built on ARM® Cortex™-M0+ processor. Features include easy access to MCU I/O, battery-ready, low-power operation, a standard-based form factor with expansion board options and a built-in … Continue reading

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Temperature measurement with Freescale FRDM-KL25Z and TCN75A on Digilent Basic I/O shield

Introduction The Freescale FRDM-KL25Z board is an ultra-low-cost development platform forKinetis L Series KL1x (KL14/15) and KL2x (KL24/25) MCUs built on ARM® Cortex™-M0+ processor. Features include easy access to MCU I/O, battery-ready, low-power operation, a standard-based form factor with expansion board options and a built-in debug … Continue reading

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