Dontronics – PIC and AVR Kits Shop

Dontronics World’s largest range of Microchip (PIC) and Atmel (AVR) Hardware and Software. They have many kits for Embedded SBC from small ones to the powerful types that run Linux.

Dontronics – PIC and AVR Kits Shop

They supply many boards from Olimex. One is shown here. MCU: PIC18LF8490 16KB Flash memory, 768 B RAM memory, LCD driver, 10 bit ADC, PWM, SPI, I2C, EUSART, TIMERS, COMPARATORS, up to 40MHz operation.

PIC-LCD - PIC18F8490 SBC

PIC-LCD – SBC Board with PIC18F8490

AVR Risc processor = Alf (Egil Bogen) and Vegard (Wollan) ‘s

Dontronics produced the very first commercial prototype boards available for the AVR family, and was involved in setting up the first list server chat group for AVR’s.

Atmel-AVR and 8051 Information & Links

The Radio Electronics Magazine

Recently i found a collection of those mags at Archive.org ……

Radio Electronics Magazine at The Internet Archive

Radio-Electronics was an American electronics magazine that was published under various titles from 1929 to 2003.You can Read them all here …

Radio Electronics Magazine at Archive.org

Hugo Gernsback, sometimes called The Father of Science Fiction, started it as Radio-Craft in July 1929. The title was changed to Radio-Electronics in October 1948 and again to Electronics Now in July 1992. In January 2000 it was merged with Gernsback’s Popular Electronics to become Poptronics.

Radio Electronics Magazine at SWTPC
Gernsback Publications ceased operations in December 2002 and the January 2003 issue was the last.

Over the years, Radio-Electronics featured audio, radio, television and computer technology. The most notable articles were the TV Typewriter (September 1973)[1] and the Mark-8 computer (July 1974). These two issues are considered milestones in the home computer revolution.

Radio Electronics Magazine at SWTPC

Radio-Electronics was aimed at electronics’ professionals such as radio and TV repairmen. And they were men, the tag line on the cover was “For Men with Ideas in Electronics”.