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In Search of the x86 SoC SBC

Figure 1:  The Vortex86Dx SoC SBC board is shown in the project box. Click to enlarge. My emphasis has been to convert the computing equipment at my establishment to use low power “off the grid” devices such as the ARM … Continue reading

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Tiny Power RF Comm

Figure 1: Status and printDetail() page of the pingpair_dyn sample app (click to enlarge). Finally, the nRF24 devices are talking to each other!  It was a bit of a road trip.  One thing to note is the importance of the … Continue reading

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Communicating w/o Standard WiFi

Figure 1: The communications device antenna is within its protective sleeve. More than one way to communicate … To communicate between devices, one can use standard WiFi, but devices for it typically have a pretty high power consumption rate.  I … Continue reading

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