Rafael Avila

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REPORT: Grocery Startup Instacart Is Raising $100-Plus Million At A $2 Billion Valuation

That's a pretty big valuation leap from June, when the company raised $44 million at a valuation of $400 million. The company has raised $154.8 million total.<p>Instacart, which launched two years ago, currently delivers groceries in about an hour to people in 10 different cities, with a delivery fee …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

An award-winning LCD with an Arduino built-in (using only 2 pins!)

We are happy to announce a new entry in the Arduino At Heart program. It’s called arLCD by EarthMake, an US based company with the mission to …

Bluetooth Smart software development kit for Arduino-based projects

Nordic Semiconductor has released a Bluetooth Smart software development kit (SDK) for Arduino-based projects, that is compatible with a range of …

Using the potentiometer on Arduino

The user can adjust the position of the third terminal along the resistive strip to manually increase or decrease resistance. The amount of …

Arduino

Inductance Meter

The inductance meter is a device that can be used to measure the unknown inductance of an inductor or a simple coil. This project discusses the</b> …

Electronics-Lab

448<p>0<p>In the last few years, we have seen a lot of love poured towards the hardware ecosystem especially hardware related to the <b>Internet of Things</b> …

The Credit Card Sized GameBoy

Think you’ve seen every possible type of Arduino based hand held video game? [Kevin] managed to coax something new out of the theme with a very …

Learn the Basics of Breadboards and Perfboards with This Video

Breadboards and perfboards make is easy to build all kinds of electronics, but they're not exactly easy to understand at a glance. Thankfully, …

What is Arduino: Everything You Need to Know (In Video)

What is an Arduino and why should you care? In this video, I attempt to answer that question, and more. If you’re an absolute beginner to Arduino, or …

Microcontrolled AC Switch.

-1x plug to plug with manual switch (we want our circuit to fit inside).<br>-1x 5V relay (that holds 240V and 10A, check the datasheet of the one I used …

Beyond the Arduino: Programming AVR Microcontrollers in C - O'Reilly Media Free, Live Events

Description:<p>While the Arduino platform has taken the Maker/hardware-hacker scene by storm, the chip that powers the Arduino — the AVR ATMega series …