Xuan’s learning OneWire communication – where one wire is used for signalling and power. To test his knowledge, he fabricated his own PCB using the toner transfer method, to develop a man in the middle attack between the PC and the Dell power brick.
Graham72′s Timed Camera Remote is based around an MSP430G2553 controller and consists of a rotary encoder, an LCD and a 2.5mm jack interface for the Samsung DSLR.
Just kidding, we are big fans of Stargate, and well Samantha Carter. Onto the point, Greeeg has come up with a beautiful design for his LED clock, which instantly reminded us of the TV series.
Garrett, from the Mace Tech Blog, creator of the awesome LED glasses, posted some cool case designs for the MSP430G2 and 5529 Launchpads in the 43oh Forums. They both use the same base, but the 5529 Launchpad comes with a lid.
ABitHappens has successfully ported a part of Contiki to the MSP430G2553. Contiki is an open source software for the Internet of Things revolution. Since many of the platforms that Contiki currently supports are a little on the high side for the hobbyist, he took it as a challenge to get it working on the $9.99 MSP430 Launchpad.