The Embedded Rustacean Issue #3

Hello and welcome to the Embedded Rustacean! This newsletter is a bi-weekly curation of resources and a summary of everything happening around embedded Rust 🦀. This newsletter was started because of the belief in Rust as a programming language with all the traits 🧬 (pun intended) that prime it to become the future of software in embedded systems. We’re another issue closer to that vision.

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Issue Highlights

📚 Kellnr is now open source
💻 Microsoft driving adoption of Rust further
🧰 Ferrous systems shares insights on safety qualification of the Rust compiler
🏡 Espressif expands Rust ecosystem
🍓 Raspberry Pi 5 revealed
📖 Start of a new Rust IoT blog post learning series with ESP


Quote of the Issue

The road to greatness is a long and winding one, but those who stay the course eventually reach their destination.

Nelson Mandela


News & Article Roundup

A curation of embedded Rust-related news, articles, and posts


Educational Resources

A curation of embedded Rust educational resources and tutorials


Updates, Events, & Announcements

Updates & announcements from the community

Device and/or Framework Crate Updates 🚨 
Upcoming/New Learning Resources & Training 📚
Upcoming Events 🎭


Noteworthy Mentions

Existing resources, posts, hardware, and designs worth revisiting/mentioning

Noteworthy Hardware 🛠️ 

📟️ LilyGo T-Display-S3- AMOLED is an ESP32-S3 development board equipped with a new small bezel AMOLED high-resolution color LCD screen.

Noteworthy Repo or Crate 📦️ 

📦️ windows-drivers-rs is a repo containing a collection of crates that enable developers to develop Windows Drivers in Rust.

Noteworthy Post/Article/Interview 🖼️

📰 Chats with James 013 - Ryan Summers James Munns chats with Ryan Summers about the process of developing protocols and the guidelines for working in safety-critical and embedded engineering.


Jobs & Adoption

Keeping track of companies involved with embedded Rust

The Embedded Rust Adoption Tracker 🧭

The number of entities that believe in a future involving Rust in embedded is continuously growing. Any new additions will be mentioned here. Meanwhile, click here to access the full list of entities known to adopt/use embedded Rust.

Jobs Postings 🏭

Contrary to common belief, many embedded job posts nowadays prefer some knowledge of Rust. Additionally, there is a good amount that requires Rust. The list captures some of the interesting opportunities out there but is not comprehensive by any means. Listings that appear in the newsletter will remain as long as they’re posted/open online.

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Europe Based Jobs 🌍️ 

North America Based Jobs 🌎️ 


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Keep Crafting in Rust, 🦀

- Omar

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