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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Arduinos and old LCD displays
Been playing around with Arduinos a lot lately. One of the most challenging things to do is make the Arduino communicate correctly with old interface devices. I'm working on an old Royal incandesant filament tube display at this time, but here's something I did with a salvaged LCD display.
I teach Computer Science at a progressive public high school, using mostly open source tools. I improvise a lot and spend most of my time working with students and writing code in Python, Java, Obj-C, LISP....