Techno Dabbler

Trying out new technology.




March 2014

Building an Electronic Workbench

by Alexandre Denault, on Electronics, Make, Adafruit, Breadboard

Being from a Computer Science background, I learned essential skills in problem solving using computers. However, little of my training involves how a computer works at the electronic level. I understand the role of logic gates in a microprocessor and I’ve had some experience at micro-programming. However, don’t ask me the difference between a capacitor or a transistor. The movies make it look all so simple. Watching Jeff…