21 August 2012 Pico Technology adds data logging to Raspberry Pi Oscilloscope and data acquisition specialist Pico Technology has added data logging capabilities to the Raspberry Pi. The company's DrDAQ single board data logger is designed to provide 17 I/O channels for the credit card sized computer. This gives users access to a 100kHz oscilloscope, arbitrary waveform generator, four digital I/Os (two with pulsecounting input and PWM output), 24bit rgb led, built in light sensor, temperature sensor, microphone and sound level sensor, resistance measuring input and pH/redox sensor input. There are also three inputs for Pico's own sensors or for custom devices. The device requires a single usb connection for power and data. A Debian driver and some C++ example code can be downloaded for free from Pico's website. In other Raspberry Pi news, the Summer Programming Contest is now open for entries. Author Simon Fogg Comment on this article Websites http://www.picotech.com/http://www.raspberrypi.org/ Companies Pico Technology Ltd This material is protected by Findlay Media copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team. Enjoy this story? People who read this article also read... Claire Jeffreys, NEW Claire Jeffreys, events director, National Electronics Week, ... Read Article NIDays 2013 NIDays is a technical conference designed specifically for ... Read Article Arrow buys Nu Horizons Arrow is buying Nu Horizons in an all cash deal which values the ... Read Article Southern Manufacturing This year, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics is set to be ... Read Article What you think about this article: Add your comments Name Email Comments Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published. Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.