Java Circuit Simulation Workaround ▾

Due to recent changes by Oracle, java applets have become difficult to run in the browser. To mitigate the troubles, Oracle has provided the following websites to help users troubleshoot: http://java.com/en/download/help/enable_browser.xml and https://www.java.com/en/download/mac_download.jsp

Even after following the above instructions, loading applets may still show warning concerning “unsigned application” and “unknown publisher”. For Teahlab in particular, these warnings are due to the fact that we have opted not to pay a third party such as Verisign to sign our applets. Any warning that comes up when you try to run our applets should emphasize that our applets will always run with “limited access”, which is Oracle’s way of letting you know that teahlab doesn’t do anything on your computer except running the circuits you see: in other words, our applets are safe to run.

Sincerely,

The Teahlab Team

VIDEO TUTORIALS: The XOR Gate
by Isai Damier

The output of the XOR gate is TRUE only when either one of the inputs is true. If both inputs are TRUE, then the output of the XOR gate is FALSE. If both inputs are FALSE, then the output of the XOR gate is FALSE, as well. If you are working in the lab and you don't have an XOR chip, then you can build one yourself.