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Nordic nRF52840: Is Rust a Good Fit for Embedded Applications?

C has been the language for microcontroller embedded development for decades. It’s definitely a good fit for low-level programming, but C has some features that make certain classes of errors more likely, such as memory errors. Rust is a more recent programming language that aims to improve upon these challenges while retaining similar benefits to languages like C. Rust has seen steady adoption in systems programming and application…