The bus pirate is a great way to start communicating with new chips and eliminate everything else from a circuit. At $30 its a great thing to have even if you only use it once or twice, especially when you can also use it to program AVR microcontrollers
To Jon: Your book will be greatly anticipated because I would like a good source of information to read up on. It could also be a good addition to a program like Wireshark which is already set up for analysing large data streams
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
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