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Kristin Lewotsky
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re: Convert your smart phone into a signal generator
Kristin Lewotsky   6/20/2013 12:14:49 AM
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I remember at a trade show in the 90s, an engineer talked about a colleague who held up a PDA and asked him what it was. The guy replied that it was a Palm Pilot. His colleague said,"No, it's a 286 computer." That smart phone in your hand? It's got more processing capabilityand more memory than the early Cray computers. Think about it – a supercomputer in your hand. We live in amazing times.

mg02
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re: Convert your smart phone into a signal generator
mg02   6/18/2013 9:45:25 PM
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Hi Frank, any recommendations for the apps you mention? There sure are a lot out there...

old account Frank Eory
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re: Convert your smart phone into a signal generator
old account Frank Eory   6/17/2013 4:39:21 PM
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Perhaps suitable for emergencies, but there are far better commercial products that can turn your mobile -- especially your tablet -- into not only a signal generator, but a logic analyzer, oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, etc.

chanj0
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re: Convert your smart phone into a signal generator
chanj0   6/14/2013 4:49:21 PM
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The idea is pretty good even similar product has been available in iTune store. The DIY mentality is very important for next generation to step up to the next big thing. ;)



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