I have been in electronics since... the 1970's or so, but have only recently become interested in the world of microcontrollers. I ordered my Launchpad yesterday and am anxiously awaiting it's arrival.
I have no experience in programming, so it's going to be a real "start from scratch" on that aspect for me. I'm good with analog and general digital circuits. Back in the day my specialty was rf, but that was back in the stone age, or so it seems now (yeah, vacuum tubes).
I looked at the Basic Stamp stuff pretty hard because of the great online community and lots of good "start