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Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless IP Camera Project

Makers and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a new project to keep them busy this weekend may be interested in this compact Raspberry Pi Zero …

Web Servers

Made in Baltimore: What Kind of Makerspace to Make?

<i>This is the first installment in a series about building the Open Works makerspace. Read the second installment here.</i><p>In 2013, I moved back to my native Baltimore to join a team tackling an incredible challenge: how to turn a vacant warehouse into one of the country’s largest makerspaces! Two years …

Makerspaces
Arduino

How I Made a Makey BB-8 Hybrid Rubber Stamp

Star Wars fever has hit my house too. We wondered what BB-8 and Makey would look like if we morphed them together. There are lots of different ways to do this, so definitely let your imagination go out of this galaxy. I couldn’t believe how easy it was to make a stamp!<p>I have a Silhouette Cameo and …

IoT

What’s The Difference Between High-Side And Low-Side Current Sensing?

Download this article in .PDF format<p>The most common method for measuring currents in electronic circuits is to place low-value sense resistors in …

Wiring-x86

Wiring-x86 is a Python module that lets you use Arduino like functionality on Intel® Arduino capable boards such as:<p>It provides a simple and unified …

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IoT

IOT

Overview | PIR Motion Sensor

PIR sensors allow you to sense motion, almost always used to detect whether a human has moved in or out of the sensors range. They are small, …

Galileo Project with Makefile

First of all, Thank You.<p>I had to modify the following line (probably because I am using the 64 bit version):<p>BIN_PATH = …

Circuit Playground

How To: Build A Rustic Wooden Magnetic Utensil Holder

In a small apartment, counter space is at a premium. Knife blocks are huge and often unsightly, so I resolved to make an attractive, convenient solution. Several people commented that they would pay for such a product, so I opened Pretty River Woodworking on Etsy. As a second personal project, I …

Altoids Can - Refrigerator Magnet Pencil Organizer

Introduction: Altoids Can - Refrigerator Magnet Pencil Organizer<p>Have all (3) of your pens or pencils handy right on the refrigerator door, thanks to …

Simple Magnetic Tool Rack

Modular DIY CNC Machine<p>PVC Class<p>Just read posts about getting "same thing from Harbor Freight", yes, you can, but, salvagable magnets, ends & pieces …

Jimmy DiResta on His Podcast, Plus a Bonus Shop Gallery

Last week I visited Jimmy DiResta in his crowded, labyrinthine workspace beneath a Manhattan salon. We talked inspiration, tools, and why he’s so silent on video and so talkative on “Making It”, his podcast with Bob Clagett of I Like to Make Stuff and David Picciuto, aka the Drunken …

New York City

Beautiful, Potentially Short-Lived Tabletop Made from Pallet Wood

While it seems to be the darling of Facebook-friendly DIY furniture roundups, there are lots of reasons not to use pallet wood in your projects. …

Woodworking

Garage Door Controller Tutorial - Introduction

I call this project 'Garage Door Controller'. The hardware is based on Arduino, and the 'software client' is an Android app. I do not have any …

'Camera-shy' Raspberry Pi 2 suffers strange 'XENON DEATH FLASH' glitch

<b>Vid</b> An odd little flaw in the new Raspberry Pi 2 has been discovered just days after its geekgasmic release – the PC doesn't like being papped under …

Bathtub Science: DIY Bath Fizzies

I don’t know anyone — kid or grown-up — who doesn’t delight in watching a fun and foamy explosion of fizz. (You know, like those cool erupting volcanoes you made in science class back in the day.) Well, it turns out those chemistry lessons of years past have a whole lot in common with your favorite …