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16  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Interfacing / Re: S4A (Scratch for Arduino) on: November 18, 2010, 01:45:23 pm
Doesn't really look like they've done a huge amount other than write a sketch that makes the arduino emulate the Picoboard interface board you can get for Scratch. From what I could see, there's a lot of work still needing to be done to make a proper Scratch interface for the 'duino.

Technically speaking, it can't 'program' an Arduino as you need to upload a sketch to your board in order for it to be recognised by the editor. (This is what is used to emulate the Picoboard.)

At the moment, the editor only supports 6 analog and 2 digital I/O pins. Also, there doesn't seem to have been much effort made to remove functions from the libraries that don't pertain to hardware interfacing, with many of the original Scratch functions still evident.

I know that this is probably still early days with this project and what they've done isn't too bad I suppose, but to make this a serious contender for Modkit, it needs a heck of a lot more spit and polish.
17  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Interfacing / Re: *duino project boxes on: November 16, 2010, 07:10:43 am
Adafruit makes a nice enclosure. You do need to supply your own display and buttons, but it has mounting points for them.
18  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Frequently-Asked Questions / Re: I need a Code on: November 15, 2010, 10:27:49 am
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I am in need of a code

PFPCG CULPO QYMIR ZVSOD HPSOM
TLVSB HESPZ BTFSD KGKBI

  ;D
19  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Bar Sport / Re: Arduino or Clone? which do you have most of? on: November 11, 2010, 07:50:39 am
Got a Duemilanove and a DFRMega, so one of each.
20  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Bar Sport / Re: If this can be hacked...loads of features... on: November 12, 2010, 12:58:26 pm
Oh, it can definitely be hacked.

http://hackaday.com/2010/08/30/spy-video-trakr-the-teardown/
21  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Bar Sport / Re: Data over Telephone Line on: November 14, 2010, 03:23:25 pm
If the whole house is networked, why bother with using the phone line?  :-?
22  Forum 2005-2010 (read only) / Bar Sport / Re: Shameless call for arms! on: October 27, 2010, 07:33:59 am
*sets repeating macro on his G15 keyboard, lines mouse up, starts macro, goes to sleep*

EDIT: 1 hour later and we're in the lead.
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