Altium Circuit Studio sold by Element14 (Farnell) is a stripped down and cheaper version of the famous Altium Designer. I thought I’ll give it a try as they just reduced the price to about 1000$. This makes it competitive with others in the same feature and price range. I installed the 30 days trial and startedContinue Reading PCB design with Altium Circuit Studio. FAIL.
Chiang Mai is a great place for Digital Nomad makers. There is one issue; If you are asking yourself “where can I buy electronic parts in Chiang Mai?”, this post might help you. Thailand is nothing like Shenzhen in China. So, where to find parts, raw components for makers and repairs? Through holes traditional electronics and breadboardsContinue Reading Finding Electronic parts in Chiang Mai, Thailand
During my stay in Malaysia I discovered Penang’s makerspace which looked very promising. Location The island is a nice spot to spend some time but don’t expect too much from the beach, it’s small and busy. Malaysia is a Muslim country so you might be the only one wearing a bikini. And finally, expect aContinue Reading Visiting Penang’s makerspace, Malaysia
For the purposes of my IoT project, I was looking for a makerspace that would allow me to make my IoT prototype. Also called hackerspace, fablad, fabcafé,… some only have basic equipment like a 3D printer and a soldering iron. When it comes to more advanced electronics such as an oscilloscope or SMT reflow facilitiesContinue Reading Working at Makerspace Thailand in Chiang Mai
Hello World! I’m Jérôme, a French electronics and embedded software engineer. I am usually working as an employee or now as a freelancer, or contractor. But there is a challenge I really want do: Bring my own IoT idea to life! IoT stands for internet of things. It’s a name to speak about things thatContinue Reading From Idea to IoT