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Memory Reboot: How to Remember 90% of Everything You Learn

We all know the value of making a great first impression, so why is it that 90% of the time after we've just been introduced to someone we forget …

Solar-powered Rotterdam home wraps around an olive tree

Don’t be fooled by this Rotterdam home’s deceptively plain street-facing facade—the backside of the property reveals a strikingly sculptural home …

DIY Arduino Powered Desktop CNC Router Created For Under €200 (DIY)

If you have dreams of owning your very own desktop CNC router but have been unable to afford the current range on the market, you may be interested …

Woodworking

How dropping acid saved my life

When writer Ayelet Waldman fell into depression she started microdosing with LSD. She tells Rachel Cooke about her extraordinary experiment with acid<p>Some time ago – for reasons that will become apparent I am not allowed to say when, exactly – the American writer Ayelet Waldman scored some LSD. She …

Why a Single Run Makes You Smarter

And other low-impact ways to enhance your brain.<p>If only getting smarter worked the way it does for the robots on <i>Westworld</i>—a few taps on a tablet, and boom, instant IQ points. Until then, we still have to hack our brains using more old-fashioned tactics. And while the results are less dramatic—you …

The Brain

How to Be Limitless in Real Life

14 Mental Hacks and Techniques<p>In the movie 2011 movie Limitless the main character takes a clear pill (NZT) which endows superhuman mental abilities …

Emulate an Apple ][ on an AVR Microcontroller

The Apple II personal computer, which stylized as Apple ][, is an 8-bit home computer and one of the first highly successful mass-produced …

Raspberry Pi

Comfort Thermometer With Impressive LED Display

A frequent early project for someone learning to use a microcontroller such as an Arduino board involves hooking up a temperature sensor and an LCD …

Arduino

MKR Zero Weather Data Logger

Introduction<p>With this project, you will be able to create in a few minutes a temperature and humidity data logger. You can use the built-in SD card …

Arduino

Why JavaScript on microcontrollers makes sense

Three weeks ago, during JSConf.asia 2016, we announced JavaScript on mbed, which enables developers to write firmware for IoT devices in JavaScript. …

JavaScript

11 Myths About 8-Bit Microcontrollers

Download this article in .PDF format<br>This file type includes high-resolution graphics and schematics when applicable.<p>Wayne Freeman, Campaign Manager, …

Arduino Buck-Boost Converter

Today i,m gonna tell you how to make a buck-boost converter with all the modern features by yourself. There are many power supplies are available in …

Arduino

ATTiny85 Interrupt id vs pin when programming with Arduino

I am using an Arduino Uno with the Arduino as ISP sketch to program an ATtiny85.<p>I followed this tutorial to set up to program the ATtiny, and …

35 Week Arduino Series Scheduled For 2017

We will be starting a comprehensive 35 week workshop series designed for anyone interested in learning electronic design and microcontroller …

Arduino

DIY Mini Printer is 95% Wood, Prints Tiny Cute Images

This little DIY 64×64 graphical printer by [Egor] is part pen plotter in design, somewhat dot matrix-ish in operation, and cleverly designed to use …

Woodworking

Make Your Own Arduino Header Pins

There are two kinds of people in the world (and, no, this isn’t a binary joke). People who love the Arduino, and people who hate it. If you’ve ever …

Arduino

Making An Arduino I2C Digital Clock

Using Adafruit’s 0.56″ 7-segment LED backpack and display and the DS1307 RTC (Real Time Clock) board, this tutorial will guide you to make a simple …

Arduino

Flowcode graphical programming language | PIC Arduino

What is Flowcode?<p>Flowcode allows you to quickly and easily develop complex electronic and electromechanical systems. The graphical programming tool …

Getting started with PIC Microcontroller: Introduction to PIC Architecture and MPLABX

In 1980, Intel developed the first Microcontroller (8051) with Harvard Architecture 8051 and since then Microcontrollers brought a revolution in …

Arduino

Add E-paper Displays To Your Projects Easily!

Now makers and hobbyists can integrate e-paper into any project needing a display with a new e-paper shield starter kit from Pervasive Displays …

Microcontroller

Next-Generation 8-bit tinyAVR Microcontrollers

Microchip Technology recently launched a new generation of 8-bit tinyAVR microcontrollers. The four new devices range from 14 to 24 pins and 4 KB to …

Microcontroller

Arduino Real Time Clock Tutorial

How to use a real time clock with arduino might sound like a lot of work, but hey, it’s not that difficult and not only is it fun, but you’ll learn …

Arduino

Interfacing with the Arduino's bootloader directly from C# (to upload a HEX file) • Christophe Diericx

Sending a program to a microcontroller (which is most often called “programming” the device) can be done in multiple ways. For example, one can do it …

Arduino GPRS Weather Station - Part 2: Upgraded Wind Sensors and Improved Energy Efficiency

In my continuing efforts to control my island's weather I have rebuilt my GPRS weather station with upgraded 'industry standard' calibrated wind …

Arduino

#DIY# a Complete Guide to Build Your Own ATtiny85 Project PCB With Relay and Interfacing HC05 Bluetooth Module to It

Introduction: #DIY# a Complete Guide to Build Your Own ATtiny85 Project PCB With Relay and Interfacing HC05 Bluetooth Module to It<p>Sometimes we need …

Black Russian: Triton Bikes Adventure 29er

It’s snowing in the Red Square at the moment, as the Northern Hemisphere both hunkers down and gets warmed up for the Christmas Season. The Krampus and Saint Nicholas are out to play, and so is this new Adventure 29er from Russia’s Triton Bikes.<p>Moscow’s Dmitry Nechaev founded Triton Bikes in 2005 …

Triton

An Overview of Using Makeblock in Arduino Programming

Makeblock allows young inventors to have early success in electronics through intuitive color-coded connections and an easy-to-use programming …

Success

Arduino Bike Speedometer with 128 x 64 Graphics LCD

I have included this instructable in some contests, if you like it and believe that it should win, then please click vote in upper right corner. …

Arduino

Friday Product Post: On the Razor’s Edge

Hello, and welcome back to another Friday Product Post! It is December, and we just finished up one of our biggest Black Friday/Cyber Monday …