LED Wizardry with Propeller QuickStart and Arduino by Thomas Talbot

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This complete, up-to-date hobbyist guide reveals how to create amazing LED effects using popular, inexpensive microcontroller boards.

LED Wizardry with Propeller QuickStart and Arduino explains, step by step, how to design colorful LED displays with impressive effects. The basic projects include a "breathing" LED, RGB LEDs, an animated alphanumeric 7-segment display driver, a color maze game and a cool POV message wand. An optional kit from Parallax makes getting started easy! The book's more cutting-edge projects show off the full potential of LEDs and feature a flying UFO, an exercise monitor, illuminated clothing, a light saber, and a mechanical television set. Projects are based on the Propeller Quickstart and Arduino FLORA/Lilypad boards, making it easy and inexpensive to get started Teaches the new Propeller C programming code developed by Parallax Includes projects for the Propeller QuickStart prototyping board from Parallax The concepts and techniques presented provide a basis for you to make your own unique creations


About Thomas Talbot

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Thomas Talbot (New Market, MD) is a medical doctor and developer who has a 17-year history of developing medical simulations in both software and hardware for the military. He is the coauthor of Androids: Build Your Own Lifelike Robots.
Published November 22, 2015 by McGraw-Hill Education TAB. 368 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Education & Reference, Science & Math.