New Toy

The ARM-Cortex SoC Microcontroller from Cypress.

To be precise, I got a prototyping board with that ┬ÁC. It’s almost weird to call it a microcontroller. But that’s what Cypress calls it, so, whatever.

Big thanks to a good friend of mine who sent it to me.

That’s the thing:

PSoC 4200M-Series Prototyping Kit

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LC80 Fun

The LC80 was a Z80 based training computer from East Germany. It was introduced somewhere around 1985, but had a short life due to the German reunion. It was discontinued immediately.

Me – being the dinosaur that I am – can’t keep my fingers away from ancient technology. So I embarked on a quest to revive this thing and have a heap of fun with it.

One of the ROMs under investigation

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