12Aug

Current controlled boost LED driver and black soldermasks

Ok I agree, the two are not connected :-) ...

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22Sep

Having fun with a Teensy and an Acer Aspire One

Yes, this project was a lot of fun :-D .
As I had to disassemble my Acer Aspire One to replace its hard drive, I decided to do a couple of other modifications....

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07Apr

Electronic projects and Matlab

I have to admit, I am usually not the biggest fan of interpreted languages and high level programming. But in this case, they were very convenient.
This is thus a small article about what you can do in 3-4 hours with Matlab and a FTDI USB connectivity to your project. As an example, here is a project where my webcam output (well, kind of) gets displayed on my led matrix:

Led matrix with webcam

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17Feb

The FPSLIC matrix project

So... here is the famous project I was telling you about!
I'm pretty excited to explain it to you as I have been working on it for quite some time now (mainly because of license problems regarding the FPSLIC System Designer software): the FPSLIC matrix project.

LED Final Result

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30Dec

RFID communication between 2 boxes

Hey guys!
It has been quite a long time since I updated this blog. Sorry for that, and to make up for it I'll describe here the technical details of a project I made for Logitech. I'm sorry but I won't be able to talk about the final goal of this project as it has to stay confidential. However, you may not need to know everything as the principe of the system is quite simple: do some RFID communication between 2 boxes.

RFID Board

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08Jan

The RGBW lighted carved plastic glass and its power supply

Being a DJ and loving to play with LEDs, I thought of a small project to realize during my third year in my french engineering school. The idea is pretty simple: light a carved plastic glass with RGBW LEDs located on its side. Let's see how this goes...
Final result

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