New MSP430 launchpad
Thursday 21 december 2017
Introductory price of $4.30 for MSP430FR2433 MCU LaunchPad™ kit
The new MSP-EXP430FR2433 LaunchPad development kit is now available to purchase in the TI store. Use the coupon code NewMSP430LP to order the new LaunchPad kit for $4.30 (the regular price is $9.99) through Dec. 31, 2017. There is a limit of two MSP-EXP430FR2433 LaunchPad kits per coupon and quantities are limited.
Here the link to TI for this FRAM board , A short trip around the new Launchpad board
Mini Ushi autonomous
Tuesday april 11, 2017
The Mini Ushi autonomous
A short video on YouTube, where the Small Ushi discovers its world for the first time.
Friday march 31, 2017
From a Forth perspective these links are an interesting read. The first from a historcal perspective, the others because they give an interesting view on Forth "for the future".
SVFIG Meeting, Forth Day.
This meeting is held on saturday november 19, 2016
|Duration||Start Time||Title --- Speaker|
|0:30||8:00||Coffee and a chat|
|0:05||8:30||Chairman's Welcome --- George Perry|
|0:10||8:35||Technical Archeology Or Why I Like Paper --- Bill Ragsdale|
|0:20||8:45||Gforth Under RTEMS --- John Harbold|
|0:20||9:05||The Evolution of the Forth Engine --- C.H. Ting|
|0:20||9:25||gelFORTH - Interactive Hardware Design --- Andreas Wagner|
|0:30||9:45||Spreadsheet Forth --- Joseph O'Connor|
|0:10||10:15||Break --- Order Lunch|
|0:30||10:25||Adding an SNMP Agent to a SwiftForth Application --- Leon Wagner|
|0:18||10:55||Back; and Forth Across the Pond --- Ken Boak|
|0:18||11:13||An Open Source Toolchain--- James Bowman|
|0:05||11:31||eForth 1.0 on Kestrel-3 - it works! --- Samuel A. Falvo II|
|0:30||11:36||Defining Defining Words, A New Old Syntax --- Bill Ragsdale|
|1:00||15:36||Chuck Moore Fireside Chat|
There is a beta version of ciforth available for ARMV7.
19 okt. 2016 by Willem
ciarm.lina, beta-versie ciforth for ARMV7 compatible processors and English documentation in HTML, info and man page. This lina version should work on BeagleBone Black under Ángström linux. On RaspberryPi under Raspbian linux and Android tablets with the old 'GnuRoot' and 'Hackers keyboard' apps.
noForth & the 'Egel project are available on Bitbucket
Updated 6 okt. 2016 by Willem
The HCC!Forth Interest Group is proud to announce:
noForth is a 16-bit stand-alone Forth for MSP430
Note that, updates and new releases are published there regularly!
Authors: Albert Nijhof & Willem Ouwerkerk
The Bitbucket repository contains the noForth source code, binaries, documentation, and examples.
The 'Egel hardware projects can be found at:
Egel project website