29 Jun '14, 2pm

@BritBloggers also more evaluation of capacitive switches

@BritBloggers also more evaluation of capacitive switches

As mentioned in my previous post CapSense Evaluation Kit - First Impressions , I planned to run through the user guide to familiarise myself with the board. I was particularly interested in understanding the configuration of the switch sensitivity and the SmartSense auto-tuning feature. I'd effectively run through parts 1 and 2 already so I returned at section 3 Kit Operation. I ran through the setup instructions 3.1 - 3.3 with no issues. It's worth mentioning the kit features: Four CapSense buttons of two different sizes – two buttons of 10-mm diameter (BTN1 and BTN2) and two buttons of 11-mm diameter (BTN3 and BTN4) LEDs corresponding to sensors indicating button touch A buzzer Shield electrode pin for water tolerance I2C selection jumpers Arduino-compatible headers One proximity loop and a corresponding LED to indicate proximity state (on/off) A host interrupt pin Two s...

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evaluationengineering.com 28 Jun '14, 5pm

Aereo today suspended operations after an adverse ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court earlier in the week. Chet Kanojia, Aere...