Welcome on PLAY Embedded

PLAY Embedded is a blog about embedded systems. We created this blog in the 2015 to share our discoveries with enthusiasts all around the world. This blog is largely focused on the usage of free and open source software.

All the content on this website is created in our spare time, and we have no interest in make any money from this. This blog is completely ads free and we love to get in touch with our small but passionate community: any feedback and suggestion is very welcome.

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Registers and bit masks

Registers and bit masks

When I started with embedded my knowledge about programming was (and probably still is) very elementary. I often used logical operator like logical NOT (!), logical OR (| |) and logical AND (&&) but was almost ignoring the bitwise operators.

Handling registers is actually so simple that at ...

Introducing ChibiCube

Introducing ChibiCube

ChibiCube is a 3D LED matrix 8x8x8 composed by monochromatic LEDs individually addressable: that means not only every single LED could be in a ON or OFF state but everyone could be set at different light intensity.

In December 2012, students Ciro Domenico Pagano from University of Salerno, ...