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by PaulBreneman
Thu Dec 24, 2015 7:33 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: Easy ways for engineers to start programming

There are many new things (Teensy, powerful IDE that is simple to install) here in the past year:
http://www.controlpascal.com/tutorial.htm
by PaulBreneman
Thu Aug 28, 2014 2:17 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: Easy ways for engineers to start programming

I've added a new Linux section at the bottom of the picoscope web page noted previously. There is a link to an interesting project (UX) that might make educational linux stuff simple and fun to start!
by PaulBreneman
Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:37 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: Easy ways for engineers to start programming

A simple Python example has been added to the page noted in the previous message.
by PaulBreneman
Thu Jul 03, 2014 3:40 am
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: Easy ways for engineers to start programming

There are simple tools (free and open source) and code for C and Pascal (Python hopefully soon) on this new page: http://ctrlpascal.com/picoscope.htm If you are an experienced programmer then this probably doesn't apply to you. But if you or someone you know is just starting out, maybe these types o...
by PaulBreneman
Mon Jun 09, 2014 12:51 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Re: Easy ways for engineers to start programming

I just created a new (small) web page today that is related:
http://turbocontrol.com/devoptions.htm
by PaulBreneman
Mon May 26, 2014 7:22 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: Easy ways for engineers to start programming
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Easy ways for engineers to start programming

I've used the Parallax Basic Stamp ( http://learn.parallax.com/ ) for about 15 years to get people started. My favorite is this kit that teaches a little bit of electronics: http://learn.parallax.com/whats-microcontroller For "engineering minded" people that seems a lot better than what a lot of pro...