Today we presented the project at the Zoological Society London. Alex discussed some of the technical challenges with the little hardware detector we are designing – a tiny cicada detector that we intend to produce for just £1. The target is to run it on a 8 MHz Atmel ATtiny5 with 32 bytes of RAM (that is BYTES!) and 512 bytes of program space. Early results show that it can perform really well!
The picture here on the side shows how the audience reacted to the idea! :)
From this day of presentations, I got the idea that so ...(read more)