A few students have asked me to provide some recent technology articles related to the material we discuss in class. I will attempt to provide these materials when I can. If you find any other good web sites, please send me the URLs.


MEMORY TECHNOLOGY INFORMATION
INFRARED DATA TRANSMISSION INFORMATION
USB INFORMATION
DATA CONVERSION INFORMATION

Some manufacturers of data converters include:

Reading:
MOTOR INFORMATION

Note: When searching for motor information on the web, useful keywords include: motor, stepper, stepping, motion control, PWM, H-bridge, motor driver, DC motor, robot, servo.


DISK DRIVE INFORMATION
CAPACITOR INFORMATION
COMPACT FLASH AND FAT16 INFORMATION

NOTE: The application note included in the zip file below which shows how to connect a Compact Flash card to an 8051 has an error. The interfacing diagram shows an interchange of A0 and A1 when connecting it to the Compact Flash, but the hardware only works correctly when the CPU A0 and A1 are connected in the normal manner to A0 and A1 of the Compact Flash.


CAN BUS INFORMATION
VARIOUS IC MANUFACTURERS
WEB PROGRAMMING INFORMATION
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