Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by ats at 2006-09-26 09:14
"Parallax?s Basic Stamp is the mainstay for hobbyists wanting to add intelligence to everyday devices. A new system called Arduino provides the benefits of the Basic Stamp at a greatly reduced cost, increased speed, and is entirely open-source."
Finally, someone else spots that the BASIC Stamp is a hideously overpriced PIC...
I can think of a couple of vaguely fun things to do with such kit ...
... but I shall be strong since I have enough trouble finding time for the things I want to do already.