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Ikea Trådfri: Anleitung für ein ESP8266-Lampen-Gateway

Im April kommen die intelligenten Lampen von Ikea auch in Deutschland auf den Markt. Wir zeigen, wie sie sich mit einem Raspberry Pi und …

Tinkerbots im Test: Wackelnd, rotierend und greifend lernen und spielen

Bei den elektronischen Tinkerbot-Bastelsets wird Wert auf bewegliche Elemente und einen einmaligen Programmiermodus gelegt. Wir haben uns eines der …

Raspberry Pi beefs up its Compute Module for industrial users

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has upgraded its Compute Module which is designed for embedded computing and industrial users wanting to produce customized products powered by the microprocessor, such as large-format smart displays.<p>The Foundation says the new CM3 module has a more flexible form factor, …

Raspberry Pi

PiSolMan: Raspberry Pi Zero Solar Energy Management Module by Abel Rodríguez de la Concepción

PiSolMan is a highly efficient Solar Module for continuously powering Raspberry Pi while monitoring power consumption & battery state.

Reverse Engineering: Mehr Spaß mit Amazons Dash-Button

In beeindruckender Feinarbeit hat ein Hacker die Hard- und Software von Amazons Dash-Button auseinandergenommen, um zu verstehen, wie das Gerät …

How to Replace Dead Battery Pack Cells

Did you know that you can fairly easily replace the individual dead cells in rechargeable battery packs like the NiMH and NiCad kind found on cordless power tools? The process can be a little fussy, but if you want to save some bucks and have a few minutes to spare, you can bring a dead or dying …

Batteries

Sam's Curious Cars: Wenn beim Elektronikset die Kabel verschwinden

Sam's Curious Cars unterscheidet sich von anderen Elektroniksets. Beim Preis werden viele zuerst abwinken. Doch mit seinen kabellosen Bauelementen …

Legomaschine: Jetzt vollautomatisch und mit Lasereinheit

<b>Schneiden, falten, kleben: die "Legomaschine" baut selbstständig einen Papierwürfel und begeisterte schon auf der Maker Faire. Inzwischen arbeitet</b> …

Hochleistungs-Batterien aus Schrott und Waschmittel

<b>Einem Forscherteam an der Vanderbilt University in Tennesse soll es gelungen sein, leistungsfähige Stahl-Messing-Akkus aus Metall vom Schrottplatz</b> …

Shenzhen Prepares for Largest Maker Faire in Asia

Is it any surprise that the largest Maker Faire in Asia (and among the four largest in the world) is hosted in Shenzhen, China, a city known as the Silicon Valley of Hardware? Organized by renowned hardware supplier Seeed Studio and Chaihuo Maker Space, the first makerspace to have opened its doors …

Maker Faire

Raspberry Pi: NEC integriert Bastelrechner in Displays

Der Raspberry Pi 3 wird direkt in NEC-Monitore verbaut werden. Die Monitore sollen damit Internet-of-Things-fähig werden. (Raspberry Pi, Display)

PIXEL: Neuer Desktop für Raspbian und Raspberry Pi

PIXEL: Neuer Desktop für Raspbian und Raspberry PiUnter dem Namen PIXEL hat das Raspbian-Projekt eine neue Desktop-Umgebung vorgestellt. Neben vielen …

Vegapin: Virtueller Flipper im Eigenbau

Vegapin: Virtueller Flipper im EigenbauAuch ohne Kohle stundenlang flippern und dann noch jedes beliebige Spiel spielen? Virtuelle Pinballmaschinen …

This Solar-Powered Rover Takes Voice Commands from a Pebble Smartwatch

Project name: S0lRider<p>I consider myself a very technology-enthusiastic person and I’m always willing to learn about the various sides of it, like robotics or electronics. Therefore the S0lRider project started as a way for me to gain a better understanding of robotics and the Internet of Things …

Arduino

Weekly Roundup: Ten 3D Printable Things - Raspberry Pi Cases & Projects

It used to be extremely difficult to build your own electronics projects. Most components would need to be heavily modified, the software would need …

Raspberry Pi

This Raspberry Pi seismograph detects vibrations from earthquakes to footsteps

In the same way that apps augment the abilities of smartphones, people keep on coming up with new gizmos to make the pocket-sized Raspberry Pi even more useful. The latest is a personal seismographer named the Raspberry Shake that's currently raising funds on Kickstarter. With the Shake, you get a …

Raspberry Pi

Print your own triple-axis tourbillon (trust me, it’ll be cool)

In the world of horology there are few things fancier than the tourbillion and there are few things extra fancier than a triple-axis model. Originally invented by Abraham Louis Breguet, the tourbillion was a modification designed to ensure that a watch would keep good time in any number of …

Watches

Umgebauter Tintenstrahler druckt Superkondensatoren und Schaltkreise

<b>Mit dem Druck von Elektronik wird seit längerer Zeit experimentiert. Einem südkoreanischen Forscher ist es jetzt gelungen, mit einem fast normalen</b> …

Introducing OpenCellular: An open source wireless access platform

• Today we're announcing that Facebook has designed and tested an open source and cost-effective, software-defined wireless access platform aimed to …

Opencellular: Facebook stellt Plattform für Wireless-Verbindungen vor

Mit Opencellular will Facebook drahtlose Mobilfunkverbindungen auch in entlegenste Ecken der Welt bringen - und das auf Open-Source-Basis. Das System …

Google: Project Bloks bietet Kindern Programmieren zum Anfassen

<b>Die Open-Hardware-Plattform will Kindern das Programmieren näherbringen. Statt am Rechner bauen sie die Logik mit Bausteinen. Vorbild ist Googles</b> …

Six gadgets made from LEGO bricks

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>When kids play with LEGO bricks, their creations are limited only by their imaginations. A few colorful blocks can become a spacecraft, a bulldozer or a skyscraper with just a few moves. Although the LEGO builds from you childhood may not do much on their own, those colorful bricks …

Lego

A DIY Arduino Nixie tube clock

Nixie tubes have a lot of fans because of their retro style. They are neon valve tubes, where 10 cathodes shaped like numbers from 0 to 9 are …

Arduino

DIY Mechanical PONG Table: Mag Hockey

YouTuber Daniel Perdomo and his friends made one of the coolest video game replicas of the year so far. It’s a physical replica of the classic game</i> …

Arcade Games

Here's how to build your own Raspberry Pi Smartphone

Wired printed a pretty awesome tutorial in this month’s issue, providing details on how you can build your own Raspberry Pi smartphone.<p>The idea is to …

Raspberry Pi

BBC’s $19 Micro:bit computer is now available to give the Raspberry Pi some competition

The BBC partnered with companies like ARM, Samsung, and Microsoft to develop the Micro:bit embedded system. The tiny programmable computers have …

Raspberry Pi

Building an IoT Magic Mirror with Hosted Web Apps and Windows 10

At Build 2016, we demoed a Magic Mirror project powered by a Hosted Web App on Windows 10 IoT Core. This project builds on the inspiration of …

Microsoft Windows

Ello 2M DIY computer gets back to BASIC

Computers have become vastly more complex than 8- and 16-bit machines of yesteryear, which had the advantage of being much simpler to program than their modern descendants. That's what led Konstantin Dimitrov to design the Ello 2M, a DIY retro computer that you can build yourself and use to design …

Electronics

Kniterate: Der Maker lässt stricken

Nie wieder Nadelgeklapper und verhedderte Wollknäuel: Kniterate soll künftig das Stricken übernehmen. Sie mache die Handarbeit so einfach wie …