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A Portable Jacob´s Ladder

A Jacob´s ladder is a favorite project of high voltage enthusiasts. It makes a visually attractive and fun display of a high voltage electrical arc …

Raspberry Pi and Arduino Home Automation

Everybody knows that good things happen when you pair a Raspberry Pi with an Arduino, which includes everything from a Star Trek-like tricorder to a kegerator interface. One Instructables user (Electronichamsters) decided to take the boards and design an extensive home automation platform that’s …

Meet the new MKRZero, the power of the Zero in a smaller board!

Say hello to the newest member of the Arduino family! The MKRZero–now available on our stores at the price of $21.90/€20.90 (+ tax)–shrinks the …

Arduino

Control this Ohio home’s Christmas lights from the Internet

If you don’t want to bother putting up your own lights this year, you can just control Tom Hammond’s!As seen on <i>Good Morning America,</i> Hammond recently …

Raspberry Pi

Amazon Has an Official Guide for Building Your Own Alexa Device with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off one way to build your own Amazon Echo before (or more accurately, Amazon Tap because the DIY version can’t access the …

You Can Build Arduino multi-device Networks with Temboo

Is there a cool Internet of Things idea that you’ve wanted to try out with your Arduino, but just haven’t had time for? Building a network that …

Internet of Things

Arduino and Genuino 101 Available in the Arduino Stores

We’re very excited to announce that starting today Arduino 101* (USA only) and Genuino 101 (Outside USA) made in collaboration with Intel, are …

Arduino

From the community

Circuit Basic recently posted a 9-minute video unboxing, Setting Up, and Comparing the Arduino 101 to the Arduino Uno.<p>The Arduino 101 (US only) and …

HOW TO

article<p>https://blog.adafruit.com/2015/12/13/how-to-up-and-running-with-adafruit-huzzah-feather-esp8266/<p>Via imaginen4tion.blogspot.com Hello weary …

Pill Grabber #3DThursday #3DPrinting

jerrod shares: This was designed by the Auburn University Assistive Technology Design Lab as a part of the AT design collaboration. Our students …

RasPi-Arduino Serial Communication #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

By AdrieSantosa via instructables In this project, we will be making a communication between Arduino and Raspberry Pi which transfer vital …

The Tesla Collection: a collection of articles by and about Nikola Tesla

The initial setup problem #IoT

Nice post from Martin’s corner on the web about setting up IoT devices.The typical end-user of your IoT products wants them up and running fast, with …

Converting Micro-Servos for Continuous Rotation #makereducation

Super handy tutorial from instructables user Maker Zoo!Micro-servos are great devices perfect for adding motion to your projects. Unlike steppers, …

Animation editor for 8×8 LED backpacks

Thanks to Gordon for writing in to share this animation editor – check it out on GitHub. Adafruit 8×8 led matrices are awesome! It’s a bit of a pain …

How to Make a Remote Pet Water Bowl Filler #Arduino

article<p>https://blog.adafruit.com/2015/11/22/how-to-make-a-remote-pet-water-bowl-filler-arduino/<p>Handy instructable from appleman123987: Hey everyone, …

Play with sensors on your Windows 10 devices from an Arduino

At build 2015 Microsoft announced an important collaboration with Arduino. Windows became the first Arduino certified OS and introduced Windows …

Arduino

Installing Libraries and how to write a Library for Arduino

Libraries are files written in C or C++ which provide sketches with extra functionality, for example the ability to control an LED matrix, read an …

Arduino

Your Next Wearable May Have a Snake UI #WearableWednesday  

<b>Your Next Wearable May Have a Snake UI</b> #WearableWednesday <br>https://blog.adafruit.com/2015/11/18/your-next-wearable-may-have-a-snake-ui-wearablewednesday/<p>MIT is at it again with an interesting demonstration of <i>LineFORM</i>, a UI that could morph your wearable, give you an instant drawing template or even unwrap itself from your arm. Found on <i>FastCompany</i>, this cool device combines actuators you typically find in robotics with a soft fabric that you might find in a baby’s crib. Inventors from MIT’s …

Internet of things (IoT), Android development tutorial. Arduino | Raspberry | ESP8266 | Android Things. Free source code

Getting started with IoT using Arduino and Google cloud platform helps us to explore the new upcoming technological revolution. This tutorial …

Arduino Tutorial: Hall Effect Sensor from Banggood.com and Arduino Uno.

Turn your Raspberry Pi into a Smart Home Hub

We live in a wonderful time where incredibly capable devices with internet connectivity cost less than $20. This makes developing your own “Internet …

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NEW TUTORIAL: Using IFTTT with Adafruit IO to Make an IoT Door Detector #IoT @ifttt

NEW TUTORIAL: Using IFTTT with Adafruit IO to Make an IoT Door DetectorWay cheaper than a guard dog who can use an iPhone, this project will show you …

Enginursday: Doing Away with Delay() in a Different Way

Last week, my esteemed colleague MTaylor explored a solution to scheduling periodic tasks on Arduino. In the comments, several people mentioned that …

Arduino

The Euler's Disk - Homemade

NEW GUIDE: Animated Eyes using Teensy 3.1 #ElectronicHalloween

<b>NEW GUIDE: Animated Eyes using Teensy 3.1</b>Combine the potent PJRC Teensy 3.1 microcontroller with one or two Adafruit OLED or TFT displays to create …

DIY Weather Station With Bluetooth

Introduction: DIY Weather Station With Bluetooth<p>Hello everybody.<p>Recently I attended a course in our University of Electrical Engineering and we were …