Definition of microcontroller
: a microprocessor that controls some or all of the functions of an electronic device (such as a home appliance) or system
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Instead of relying on centralized servers or a single network, the data bus is made up of software nodes that can run on various kinds of hardware, down to microcontrollers with just 128KB of RAM.
Nvidia is expected to use the microcontroller-style RISC-V designs in its chips, Companies like Google are developing chips in-house and could tweak RISC-V for servers, which could save them from buying Intel’s expensive chips.
Open source microcontrollers like the Arduino have made many electronic components cheaper and more accessible than ever.
Gyroscopic sensors mounted on the feet send data to a microcontroller, which interprets the walker’s stride and engages the motor at the appropriate time.
The Arduino is a fantastic single-board microcontroller, supported by an enthusiastic community of users and developers.
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