Originally Posted by DaveW
I envy you guys doing assembler. I'd love to get into the more low level stuff. Like those tiny $2 dollar PICs - actually soldering the CPU onto your own circuit board design and then trying to squeeze what you can out of 2K of space.
Kind of like this guy did: http://d116.com/ace/
Low level stuff is where the real fun is, imo. I'd like to get into embedded work professionally when I can, stuck doing java programming atm though.
Though even for embedded work, working directly with asm is very rare anymore.