Small LCD panels are versitle and can be implimeted in many electronics applications. If you have ever stumbled upon one, this is an attempt to simplify the process as much as possible. They are actualy very easy to impliment. Here we will demonstrait how to use one with the parrallel port.
An LCD is easier than you think to operate. It can be used to display system info, RSS feeds, email info and much much more.
What you'll need
It's nice to have the parts list in a table like this:
|4x16 LCD panel|