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I created a device with a small circuitboard with a pluggable user interface, such that it can take several buttons, a pad matrix, or an encoder and a couple of buttons, like that. It has a 1.18" color screen, a USB in and a USB out. It also has an SD reader.

Inside the thing is a little MCU where the magic happens. Therein you can create firmware to intercept USB signals from a device, like a keyboard, mouse, gamepad, MIDI keyboard, or whatever and modify the signals into something else, like injecting macros.

The box could be cheaper to manufacture, but it's not terrible. This is my first endeavor into creating a fabbed PCB circuit board on my own (for paying gigs I have an electrical engineer I work with)

My prototype works so in theory the board will work but I won't know until I get it back from pcbway.

Anyway, I started circuits before I ever got into software, but I put it down for most of my life once I got into software. Now I'm full circle, but using them in tandem.

I will say this about actual physical development. It's deeply satisfying to create something you can hold in your hands.
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