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A microcontroller or MCU is a computer-on-a-chip. It is a type of microprocessor dedicated to execute one task (as opposed to general purpose microprocessor), embedded in another device to control the features of that device thus, the name 'embedded controller'.
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Date Title Blog Views comment number
2014-02-27 Reviving Teddy Ruxpin for modern MCU fun
( arduino ? microcontroller ? pi ? raspberry ? )
eeLife's BLOG 34431 9
2014-10-30 Project idea: DIY practical joke
( GPIO ? microcontroller ? switch ? )
Max's Cool Beans 139788 79
2012-12-11 Low-pin count LPC800 is pretty cool
( LPC800 ? NXP ? microcontroller ? )
Break Points 91648 30
2012-12-20 Is the new RTOS from TI a good choice?
( RTOS ? TI ? microcontroller ? )
Break Points 91648 30
2014-05-23 Is brown-out reset any good?
( BOR ? CR2032 ? microcontroller ? )
Break Points 91648 30
2014-01-02 Inamorata prognostication engine design (Part 1)
( Adafruit ? PICAXE ? microcontroller ? )
Max's Cool Beans 139788 79
2014-01-29 CAST launches fastest 8051-compatible MCU core
( 8051 ? CAST ? microcontroller ? )
Max's Cool Beans 139788 79
2014-01-16 Bensonfruit Arduino Mega Proto Screwshield PCB
( Adafruit ? PCB ? microcontroller ? )
Max's Cool Beans 139788 79
2014-04-15 A look at Microchip's PIC16(L)F170X
( 8-bit ? Microchip ? microcontroller ? )
Break Points 91648 30
2014-01-02 8 most significant milestones in embedded in 2013
( microcontroller ? oscilloscope ? power ? )
Break Points 91648 30
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