IAR Systems introduced a KickStart Kit for Freescale Semiconductor’s ARM Cortex-M4 based Kinetis microcontrollers. The IAR KickStart Kit for Kinetis K60 enables rapid evaluation of and prototyping with the Kinetis microcontroller family. The kit is compatible with the Freescale Tower System development platform. The starter kit is ideal for industrial control, medical, and consumer electronics applications. The IAR KickStart Kit for Kinetis K60 includes hardware boards, debug probe, software tools and code examples. It is available now for $239 USD (190 EUR).
ZeroG Wireless introduced the TWR-ZGWIFI development kit for the Freescale Semiconductor Tower System. The TWR-ZGWIFI kit expands the connectivity capabilities of the Tower System, a development and prototyping platform from Freescale. The ZeroG Wireless embedded Wi-Fi module is optimized for applications with lower data rates, lower power consumption, and low system resource requirements. The kit simplifies system design.