FPGA beginner video guide review, plus "what is an FPGA"

Hi all,
A little while ago I announced in comp-dot-robotics the Getting Started With Xilinx FPGAs Video Guide. Clive (Max) Maxfield has now done a blog on them
at http://www.pldesignline.com/blogs/206905099
Also, something for FPGA Newbies...Video #2 here answers the question "What is an FPGA?" http://www.burched.com/freevideos.ag.php
That video also answers these other newbie questions: And how is that different to a microcontroller? Who makes FPGAs? What can I use FPGAs for? Why would I want to use FPGAs? How can I learn FPGA design?...
...hope that is useful for FPGA newbies:)
Cheers, Anthony
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