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How to Convert a USB Charger Into a Linux Computer

<i>Short Bytes: This DIY from Chris Robinson of NODE will show you how to make your own Linux computer from a USB charger. This uses Raspberry Pi</i> …

The best Linux distros of 2018

<b>Update:</b> <i>For our developer and sysadmin readers, we've added the enthusiast-favorite openSUSE to our list. Read on to number 8 to find out more!</i><p>If you …

Linux

Arduino Experimenter's Guide for NodeJS

ABOUT THIS GUIDE<p>NodeBots are Arduino-based robots that are controlled by node.js.<p>This guide will step you through assembling and progamming a number …

Arduino

Reef Record project offers panoramas of disappearing coral reefs

For years, coral reefs have faced threats from climate change and human encroachment, but many experts say the biggest problem is just how little we know about the reefs change from year to year. A panorama project called the Catlin Global Reef Record wants to fix that, taking inspiration from …

CodeBender.CC Makes It Crazy Easy To Program Your Arduino Board From Your Browser

The official Arduino IDE is a dour piece of software designed for uploading code to the ubiquitous and super-cool micro controller. It is a standalone, non-networked app that isn’t very pretty to look at. But what if you want to share code and upload programs right from your browser? That’s where …

Android-Arduino LED Strip Lights

Connect a multicolor LED strip to your smartphone to make a touch-controlled light show! You can attach the color-changing LEDs to the underside of a coffee table, your bike, or anything else you think needs a bit more color.<p>There are many ways to connect your smartphone to an embedded …