Jason Chu

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Build a CNC Controller with Arduino, TB6600 and GRBL

How To Make A Game: Playtesting Advice From Game Designers

So you’ve designed a game. You had a great idea, come up with some rules, and you even made a prototype. Now you’re ready to launch a Kickstarter and …

Board Games

DroneShield is keeping hostile UAVs away from NASCAR events

If you were hoping to get some sweet drone footage of a NASCAR race in progress, you may find your quadcopter grounded unceremoniously by a mysterious force: DroneShield is bringing its anti-drone tech to NASCAR events at the Texas Motor Speedway.<p>The company makes a handful of products, all aimed …

Drones

Automatic Watering System for Plants using Arduino

Automatic Water Level Indicator and Pump Controller using Arduino

Simple Water Level Controller

Hadouken! Street Fighter Board Game Smashes Kickstarter Target

Thanks to a new Kickstarter, Street Fighter might actually be turned into an officially-licenced board game based on the classic fighter.

Board Games

Arduino Indoor Garden

Gardening in the modern age means making things more complicated and arduous, with electrons, bits, and bytes. Combining microcontrollers and …

Arduino

Raspberry Pi Solar Powered DIY Nature Camera

Makers and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a project to keep them busy, may be interested in this awesome Raspberry Pi solar powered nature …

Raspberry Pi

Official Raspberry Pi Magazine MagPi Issue 68 Now Available

This week the official Raspberry Pi magazine MagPi issue 68 is now available to purchase and download, providing an in-depth look at the new …

Raspberry Pi

Wireless Keyboard from TV Remote

IR, or infrared, communication is a common, inexpensive, and easy to use wireless communication technology. IR light is very similar to visible …

Arduino

Realtime Potentiometer Position Web-Page

Omega Tip<p>In the last week of the year, we’ll continue our series on the Arduino Dock2 as a co-processor for the Omega2. This time, we’ll have the …

Arduino

Setting up an iPad for coding is my greatest feat as a computer user

A few months ago, I detailed my process for setting up a Pixelbook to code on. It wasn’t easy or simple or straightforward, but it worked in the end: I had all the power and flexibility of Linux, access to my favorite code editor (VS Code), and, of course, the slick web browsing experience that …

MacBook Pro

MIT's tiny rubber robo-fish is here to help save the world's coral reefs

Some fish are almost impossible for scientists to observe: the Greenland shark, which can live for more than 400 years, was caught on camera for the …

SNES

全球最小迷你游戲掌機PocketSprite發售

Jeroen Dombury宣布,其2016年開發的迷你游戲掌機PocketSprite即將量產發售,售價55美元。 這款名為PocketSprite的迷你掌機高度才2英寸,是世界上最小的可玩仿真設備,甚至可以掛在鑰匙鏈上。玩家能夠在上面玩GB、GB …

Raspad is a portable Raspberry Pi tablet for bringing creative projects to life

We’re big geeks when it comes to Raspberry Pi, the small education-focused single-board computers which have beaten the odds to become the third …

Raspberry Pi

Important information about The MagPi magazine 67

We’ve been hearing from our readers about electrical safety concerns with a community tutorial in The MagPi 67: “Make a WiFi Desk Lamp” (page …

Microcontroller

Amazing Raspberry Pi Mini PC Celebrates 6th Birthday

On February 28 2018 the amazing Raspberry Pi mini PC celebrated its sixth birthday, but unfortunately no new hardware has been unveiled this year. …

OpenCat DIY Programmable Robot Cat

If you fancy building your very own robotic cat you might be interested in the new programmable and highly manoeuvrable robotic cat created by Team …

ESP8266 NTP Clock

Building digital clocks is not the sexiest of DIY projects, yet many people do so each year. People build these clocks in a wide variety of shapes …

Teach your kids the basics of Raspberry Pi coding w/ this free eBook

Raspberry Pi’s official website offers an 80 page eBook that teaches kids the fundamentals of Raspberry Pi life. Things like coding, puzzles, and even Minecraft tutorials can be found in this free eBook.<p>If you don’t yet have a Raspberry Pi, Amazon has several great starter kits that won’t break the …

OpenAuto makes car smart with Raspberry Pi DIY hack

Android Auto can be installed on a Raspberry Pi unit with relative ease – and the results are pretty neat. Based on the DIY project we’re having a …

Raspberry Pi MagPi Magazine Issue 67 Now Available

A new issue of the awesome official Raspberry Pi magazine MagPi is now available both online and from your local newsagents in the form of MagPi …

HiFive Unleashed RISC-V-Based Linux Development Board

Developers, makers or hobbyists looking for a development board capable of running Linux may be interested in the new HiFive Unleashed board. Which …

Atom X1 Super Small 32-bit Arduino Development Board

Electronics enthusiasts, makers and developers searching for a super small 32-bit Arduino development board may be interested in the Atom X1 which …

Arduino

3D-printed smartphone microscope is good enough for scientists

Your smartphone could soon be a fully functional microscope capable of examining samples as small as 1/200th of a millimeter. Australian researchers have developed a clip-on device that requires no external light or power sources to produce a clear picture of microscopic organisms and cells from …

Awesome Raspberry Pi Jukebox Uses QR Codes And A Little LEGO

Chris Campbell has created a fantastic Raspberry Pi jukebox which uses QR codes to enable his younger family members to select and play music …

In search of an awesome general interest gaming magazine

Last year, I went on a bit of a quest. For years, as a tabletop gamer who played <i>Warhammer 40K</i> almost exclusively, I subscribed to White Dwarf (or …

This DIY game console is as much fun to build as it is to play

Glued to the couch, controller in hand, the average teen morphs into an extra from The Walking Dead for about six hours each week. But that’s okay; there are worse ways to kill time than playing PUBG. Besides, gaming has some positives too: it’s been shown to improve hand-eye coordination, ward off …