Basic knowledge

This section is a good starting point for those who aren’t familiar with embedded systems: it contains a series of articles not related to a specific topic. They should be read to build a background knowledge required to work with embedded systems.

Digital Basics

In digital electronics, a signal can only have two states ON or OFF. While the signal can be encoded, stored and processed as this article will show, fundamentally there are those two logic level states. Logic level refers to a specific voltage or state where a digital signal exists. ...

Microcontrollers 101

In this article we are going to introduce microcontrollers and explain what they are and why those are so popular nowadays. We are going to look into the minimum set of tools that you would need to approach this topic.

A Microcontroller unit or MCU is a single chip that integrates one or ...