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by picputer
Mon Feb 04, 2002 3:34 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Brains for robots
Replies: 3
Views: 1956

Re: Brains for robots

PicPuter is a free basic interpreter for a pic microcontroller. Why pay a hundered dollars just to program basic on a PIC when you can do it for free. Full 16 bit math (* / + - >> << ;) Logic (AND OR XOR NAND NOR) and Boolean Math (> < >= <= == !=) in an easy to program algebraic language.<p>Best...
by picputer
Thu Jan 31, 2002 2:19 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Brains for robots
Replies: 3
Views: 1956

Re: Brains for robots

Perhaps a less cerebral but more geeky approach would be to emebbed a PicPuter in the bot.<p>Its a free basic interpreter for a pic microcontroller. With 8 ADC channels, CCP, 2 free timers, random number generator, and lots of digital IO pins, it seems like an easy way to read the input of sensors.<...