Velleman K8048 In Action

Madly enought it actually works. Soldering the thing together was fairly trivial, and if you know how to wave a soldering iron around you would have no problem. Initially I was concerned that it was broken because the programming software on my PC would not detect the device, but I traced that to a dodgey […]

Velleman K8048 PIC Programmer

Do you think there is a defining moment where you realise that you are a geek? Like when you realise for the first time that you are interested in breasts (or other guys for that matter)? There were so many defining moments of geekdom in my childhood that I never really had a “coming out” […]