RDS/RBDS decoder with optional FM stereo receiver using PIC18F452

This project supports both RDS (Europe) and RBDS (USA) Tuner FM band 88..108 MhZ (Europe and USA.) You can choose between a 4x20 character LCD or a smaller graphical LCD to display data. A simple  RS232 interface can also be used. A 4x20 character LCD module will display these: 1st row: Station name (PS), Quality, Program Identification (PI), Traffic Program (TP) and Announcement (TA) 2nd row: Time and Date ...

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Wireless 10 channel receiver using PIC16F630

This project can steer 10 different things wireless with the use of a normal TV-remote-control with the RC5 protocol, from manufacters like Philips, Grundig and Marantz. If the Proton PIC Basic compiler is available, then you can ofcourse change the number of channels. Use it as follows: When 'TV' mode is selected on your remote-control, you can with the buttons 0 through 9 on it, steer 10 outputs on and of ...

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How-to: USB remote control receiver using pic microcontoller

ow that we listen to MP3s, and watch XVIDs or x264s, a computer is the entertainment center in at least one room of most homes. Unless you have a special HTPC, though, you’re probably stuck using the keyboard to pause, change the volume, and fast-forward through annoying Mythbusters recaps. PC remote control receivers range from ancient serial port designs (who has one?) to USB devices not supported by popu ...

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Interfacing GPS Receiver with 8051 Microcontroller -AT89C52

How to interface GPS receiver with 8051 (AT89C52)? GPS receiver is an electronics device capable of receiving Global Positioning System (GPS) signals to decide the device’s location on Earth. Today GPS receiver is popular in vehicles and other navigation equipment. As we know that GPS is free to use there is no subscription charge for that. Consider if you did interface GPS receiver with 8051! You can explo ...

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Universal Infrared Receiver using PIC16F84 and PIC12C508

The UIR is a device that enables you to control your PC with ANY remote controller you have (TV, VCR, CD or Stereo). Original hardware & software was designed by Martinus & Ties Bos. You should check their site first. There it was, now it has either moved or is unavailable. In this article you can find improved and simplified hardware scheme, software & hints for building the device. The device ...

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