Boards are on the way!
I just got notification from Seeed Studio that all boards were shipped out this Monday! Please keep your eyes open for a package from Seeed Studio. :)
We just... Read more
Great news, the last piece of the logistical puzzle for shipping has just fallen into place. I have contracted with Seeed Studio to handle the shipping so I... Read more
Test Plan Fixed, Hardware Guide, and BitCoin Library
In the last update I mentioned that I was waiting for the Papilio DUO boards that were failing the test plan to arrive via DHL. They... Read more
Gameduino Library Released for DesignLab.
In the last update I set a goal to release one library a week for DesignLab. Last week went smoothly and I was able to get Gameduino up... Read more
DesignLab 0.2.0 Released for Windows and Linux.
Exciting news! We just hit a major milestone with a DesignLab 0.2.0 release for both Windows and Linux that can be downloaded here. This is the first release... Read more
Great news! Papilio DUO, Computing Shield, and LogicStart Shield going into production at Seeed Studio!
Great news, I just made payment to Seeed Studio to start manufacturing the first batch of boards! They expect to easily meet the December delivery time frame and may even... Read more
DesignLab Libraries - FPGA circuits and sketches together!
I've been hard at work on the DesignLab software and just wanted to share a video of how libraries will work in DesignLab. One of the major things we are... Read more
Papilio DUO Progress Report: Prototypes and Test Plans!
I just wanted to get an update out about the progress so far. We now have prototypes and a test plan in place which is a major milestone.... Read more
LogicStart Shield Design Finalized and 3D Rendering.
With your help the LogicStart Shield Design is finalized and I generated a 3D rendering to communicate to the manufacturer how it should be assembled. Here is the... Read more
Help shape the LogicStart Shield for the Papilio DUO!
I've started work on the LogicStart Shield for the Papilio DUO and am looking for any ideas and feedback that you might have.
If you have some time... Read more
What can Papilio DUO do? Color object tracking done in schematic editor.
Ok, so I figured the best way to answer the question of what can be done with the Papilio DUO is to show what Papilio users have accomplished with previous... Read more
First look at Classic Computing Shield Prototypes!
I just got the PCB's for the Classic Computing Shield in today. I quickly built up one board with just the major components and recorded this video so you can... Read more
Case for Papilio DUO - Os1r1s - $50K - Stretch goal reached!
Hello everyone, looks like we made it to the $50K stretch goal and Os1r1s just sent me a picture of the first prototype he made for the case.
Now this... Read more
Surprise Stretch Goal! Free RGB LED Panel Wing if we reach $75K!
Hello everyone, thank you once again for backing the Papilio DUO. We are coming down to the last few days of the Kickstarter campaign and after being inspired by the... Read more
ZPUino RGB LED Matrix Demo for Papilio DUO - Part 2 - Video Playback!
Ok! So after posting the last RGB Matrix Demo the question was asked, "Can it play video from an SD card?"
Alvaro took a look, thought about it for a... Read more
ZPUino RGB LED Matrix Demo for Papilio DUO
The question that keeps coming up when talking about the Papilio DUO is, "What kind of things can I do with it?" Well, the possibilities are endless, but interfacing hardware... Read more
Papilio DUO - Different Color Schemes
I ordered several new batches of Papilio DUO boards with different color combinations so we could see first hand how they will look. The three color combinations are... Read more
Classic Computing Shield - Collaboration Request
I started reworking the Classic Computing shield yesterday and wanted to share the work so far. There was a great forum thread with some very helpful ideas I've... Read more
The Unofficial Papilio DUO Pinout Diagram
Papilio user DanC is already planning out his Papilio DUO project and decided to get a head start. After studying the Papilio DUO schematic he put together this really great "Unofficial"... Read more
Papilio DUO Funded!!! Explanation of Stretch Goal 1 - Arduino to Wishbone Bridge
Yahooooo!!!! The Papilio DUO project is funded!
I wanted to take a moment to thank you for your vote of confidence and support of the Papilio DUO on Kickstarter. It's... Read more
New Animated Tour Section in Kickstarter Video.
Hello everyone, just wanted to reach out and thank you for being early supporters of the Papilio DUO!
I just updated the Kickstarter video with a cool new animated tour... Read more