There should advance information a few weeks before the course starts about the hardware software requirements and where and how to get them in order to get them before the class starts. It would really help the learning process. Please consider this request for all the lab related classes.
When I ran the debugger, I did not get any output on the Console window (no "Hello World" or any other message). The main and idle tasks seem to be running, as they show up in the MQX Ready Queue window.
@cjlord, If you're on Windows 8, there is a nifty tool under Windows accessories called the Snipping tool. You can capture any area of a screen and save it to .jpg or to other file or to the clipboard.
I hope you buy your new computer at your local brick and mortar store. Let's keep them alive. I always appreciate the sales attention and the chance to actually feel the keyboard and see the monitor.
Does anyone know, can you install the free Code Warrior, use it up to the 30 day limit, then uninstall and reinstall, to begin another 30 day period? For projects that take less than 30 days, such as learning projects, this would be good.
I have noticed programable analog chips being offered. The claim is that they are able to make analog signal processing as easy as programming a digital processor. A class on what they actually are able to deliver would be appreciated.
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A middle school team from Rochester, Mich., has again nabbed the grand prize in the annual international Future City Competition, which drew students from 37 regions of the United States, as well as from England and China.
The word “smart” is becoming the dumbest word around. It has been applied to almost every device and system in our homes. In addition to smartphones and smart meters, we now hear about smart clothing and smart shoes, smart lights, smart homes, smart buildings, and every trendy city today has its smart city project. Just because it has a computer inside and is connected to the Web, does not mean it is smart.
Are you being paid enough? Do you want a better job? According to a recent survey Manpower released just before Engineers Week, employers and engineers don't see eye-to-eye about the state of US engineers' skills and experience.
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