Category Archives: PIC

Bus Pirate Based ZigBee Sniffer

Over at Universite de Mons, they have an interesting firmware modification for the BusPirate: it allows to sniff Zigbee (or any other 802.15.4 based) traffic. From their webpage: The Bus Pirate 802.15.4 Sniffer is a replacement firmware for the Bus Pirate that allows to capture IEEE 802.15.4 (~ ZigBee) traffic, using Microchip’s MRF24J40 transceiver. The […]

Pacman like Robot Game

Pretty cool pacman like robot game    

Tutorial on Wireless Infrared Link

Over at pyroelectro they have a nice little tutorial on how to link two USARTs together trough a wireless infrared link. It is amazingly simple, and yes, as usual they use PICs for that

Tutorial on Xbee Wireless Interface

On pyroelectro they have a simple tutorial showing how to interface with an Xbee wireless module. As an MCU they use a PIC, but the basics show in the tutorial are valid for other MCUs too.