PragPub: Issue #22

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Issue #22, April 2011

  • Advanced Arduino Hacking
    • You want to get into this popular open-source electronics prototyping platform, but you don’t want to have to work with development tools designed for artists and hobbyists. Maik shows you how to develop software for Arduino in a professional way.
  • Create your Own Arduino IDE
    • If you’re going to do serious Arduino development, you may want to work in an environment more like your day job. Here Maik shows how to set up your own IDE.
  • Testing Arduino Code
    • Ian brings the testing power of the Ruby-based Cucumber testing library to the Arduino.
  • Test Abstraction
    • Use the techniques in this article to sniff out problems and improve tests by increasing their level of abstraction.
  • When Did That Happen?
    • Claude Shannon was born in this month in 1916. Two decades later, he made history.

Plus: Up Front, Choice Bits, The Quiz, Calendar, Shady Illuminations