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March 22, 2013 AT 3:00 pm

Arduino and the Raspberry Pi

Great tutorial with example code via Dean Mao

The Arduino is kind of like python in the embedded systems world – it’s not very hard to write something running at the extremely low power of 20mA, and there’s a huge wealth of library code one can pull in to power motors, lcd panels, etc. Most beginners of the Arduino would buy a starter kit that includes everything you need to get you need to get running assuming you have a computer and some spare time.

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