The BoosterBot is a BoosterPack that attaches to the lower half of a TI Launchpad and turns it into a two wheeled scurrying machine – create by Sheng Zhao, Edward Shin and Jeff Pettyjohn. It is compatible with any of the 40 pin Launchpad development boards and is powered by three AA batteries.
Dave Jones from the EEVBlog unboxes and reviews the Tiva Connected Launchpad. Enjoy!
The recently released FRAM MSP430FR5969 Launchpad, is now retailing for $15.6 for the next two weeks at the TI-Estore, down from $24. The MSP-EXP430FR5969 brings the exciting new features of the MSP430FR5969 into the LaunchPad ecosystem.
Code Composer Studio or CCS was recently upgraded to version 6. It brings with it many features, one of which is a huge godsend to Energia users – importing an Energia sketch and then debugging it. This was not possible before with the Energia IDE.
USA plays against Belgium today. Make sure you catch a glimpse of the watch on a referee’s wrist if a goal is scored, since TI Chronos watches play a role in goal decision.