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|Newsletter Volume 1 2009||New DIL/NetPC, AVRUSB Software, PIC RJ11 Connector|
|Newsletter Volume 2 2009||Embedded Cloud Computing, AVR C Code and new devices, Long range USB Bluetooth Adapter|
|Newsletter Volume 3 2009||Christmas Opening, Industrial MP3 modules, PIC Handheld and Presto Programmer software|
|Newsletter Volume 1 2010||New Universal Programmers, USB Serial EEPROM Handheld Programmer and software updates for PIC and AVR Programmers|
|Newsletter Volume 2 2010||Universal ISP, EOL Programmers, PIC16F193x support and Embedded Web Page|
|Newsletter Volume 3 2010||EOL Universal Programmers, USB to RS422 and RS485 Adapters and software updates for AVR Programmers|
|Newsletter Volume 4 2010||USB PLD Trainer, Low cost ARM9 Modules with Linux, Hi-speed USB introductory bundle and software updates|
|Newsletter Volume 5 2010||Software updates for Handheld AVR Programmer and PIC Programmer, new Cyclone II FPGA trainer and Christmas greetings and holiday|
|Newsletter Volume 1 2011||AVRStudio5 support, new standalone PIC Programmer, ProBee ZigBee Wireless solution and new Xeltek Universal Programmer|
|Newsletter Volume 1 2012||PIC Training Kits and PIC Development Boards|
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Kanda have added a new PIC Kit to their training range. This PIC Kit supports PIC16F and PIC18F devices, and includes a programmer/debugger and a development board for 8,14,20, 28 and 40-pin PIC microcontrollers. Learn PIC programming using the included book, sample code, MPLAB and full documentation, including Assembler and C programming.
16 February 2012
Kanda have taken the AVR Dragon programmer and emulator and created enhanced AVR development kits. As well as all necessary cables and instructions, AVR development board, books, software and sample code are all included in the package.
02 June 2011
The Xeltek SuperPro 6000 is available worldwide from Kanda in the UK. This is is latest and best universal programmer, with huge device support, great speed and standalone mode for production. One programmer for all development and production needs.
24 May 2011
Kanda have added a new standalone PIC microcontroller programmer to their handheld programmer range. These new programmers can store up to 32 different programs with different PIC microcontrollers, and have a LCD and simple keypad to make program selection easy. Once loaded from PC, they are completely portable and include a battery charger.
13 May 2011
Cloud computing is using the Internet to add functionality to your PC by using storage and programs based on a web server, rather than locally. This type of application is now available for embedded systems, using Embedded Cloud Computing from SSV.
21 October 2009
Kanda have added an 8-way version to their handheld programmer range. These programmers can power a target circuit and use a single button press to make programming as easy as possible, without needing a computer or even a power supply. Now they can be loaded with up to 8 different programs using different PIC microcontrollers.
06 July 2009
Kanda and Xeltek have signed a distribution agreement so Kanda will be distributing SuperPro ® programmers from October, 2008. This programmer range has tools that are ideal for both development and production engineers, as they support over 45,000 devices.
17 October 2008
Kanda have added a USB interface for loading this range of extremely simple handheld programmers. These programmers can power a target circuit and use a single button press to make programming as easy as possible, without needing a computer or even a power supply.
14 May 2008
Kanda.com have released their popular AVRISP software for free download. This AVR microcontroller programming software supports all Windows OS and released AVR microcontrollers. It also includes plugins for AVRStudio development environment.
17 January 2008
The extremely popular STK200 AVR Microcontroller Starter Kit from Kanda.com has been relaunched with a new AVR USB programmer and USB JTAG Emulator. These USB tools are also available separately for existing users - 50,000 - to upgrade.
24 September 2007
A new Zigbee starter kit from Kanda.com is a complete hardware and software package that makes it easy to get started with Zigbee networks. Zigbee is ideal for home automation or industrial control applications.
28 August 2007
Kanda.com are now distributing 32-bit DIL/NetPC Embedded Modules from German manufacturer SSV. The DIL/NetPC products are single board computers with embedded Linux, a variety of processors and a wide choice of peripherals. They greatly simplify the development of 32-bit embedded systems, especially for network and web access.
25 January 2007
A new RFID starter kit from Kanda.com gives a boost to engineers who want to investigate RDID solutions in a wide range of applications. A complete hardware and software package that cuts development time and simplifies the design process.
01 December 2006
PIC-MU-BETA is a Real-Time In-Circuit Emulator for the most popular 6-pin to 18-pin Microchip PIC� microcontrollers, supplied by Kanda.com. It offers many professional level features for a very low price. It is designed for easy development of PIC applications. It is also extremely useful as an educational tool.
09 June 2006
Embedded class1 and class 2 Bluetooth wireless modules that quickly change your serial communications to Bluetooth wireless. The modules have a low pin count, easy configuration and a small profile.
19 May 2006
At last, a USB to Serial cable that is designed for the engineer, not the hobbyist. The UCAB232 cable gives far more control of the USB and Serial communications, which makes it a much better solution for serious users than the standard, mass produced cables generally available.
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31 January 2006
Understanding microcontrollers and how to code for them is essential in today's electronics. A new trainer is available from Kanda that has everything needed to learn microcontroller programming at an amazingly low price.
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09 September 2005
New wireless serial device server uses standard 802.11b WiFi to connect RS232 serial ports to a PC or network in a flexible, secure and low cost way.
05 September 2005
Standard AVR In System Programming has used the serial programming method. Now Kanda have introduced a JTAG programmer for AVR microcontrollers that is four times as fast but comes in a robust case for production, with a simple user interface.
24 August 2005
A training and development system for Altera Cyclone FPGA devices that includes everything you need to teach, learn or just develop embedded designs with FPGA Devices.
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19 August 2005
The new Pro Series Serial to Ethernet converter units from Sena are a cut above anything else on the market. The serial connections, network interface, and control and management are amazingly sophisticated for their price range.
08 August 2005
USB 1.1 is useful for basic communications but for really fast transfer you need USB 2.0. QuickUSB® modules make it easy to add USB 2.0 to a product with a minimum of hassle, with High Speed Parallel, Serial, SPI and General I/O Ports instantly available in hardware and software over USB 2.0.
For more information on QuickUSB Modules
11 July 2005
Anyone with serial port communications can now convert to Bluetooth wireless communications just by plugging in a Parani10 adapter. Not only that, they can create a whole network using a Parani100 Bluetooth Gateway without having to alter their equipment in any way.
26 April 2005
Kanda have added a PIC microcontroller version to this range of extremely simple handheld programmers. These programmers can power a target circuit and use a single button press to make programming as easy as possible, without needing a computer or even a power supply.
26 April 2005
Kanda have produced a new miniature programmer in a key fob case that is small, easy to use and portable, which allows field upgrades to be carried out by unskilled staff or by the mail and helps to eliminate operator errors. It can be used in all industries to reduce the cost and hassle of equipment updates.
06 April 2005
RHIO10 is a new compact but flexible control interface for remote control and monitoring of industrial applications over a network. It has 12 opto-isolated digital inputs, 10 relay outputs and 4 10-bit A2D inputs and has lots of programmable settings. It is easy to set up and manage through Windows, Telnet or Serial Terminal.
06 April 2005