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New Arduino Robot Available in the Maker Shed at Maker Faire

One of my favorite things about Maker Faire is all the new product announcements. This year Arduino is launching their robotics platform, and I was fortunate enough to get my hands on one a little early. Check out the unboxing video below, and if you like it as much as I do, don’t forget to pick …

Arduino Announces New Wireless Linux Board

Today, Arduino announced a new family of wireless products that combine the Arduino architecture with Linux. The Arduino Yún is intended to be the first member of this new line of wifi products. Arduino expects the new board to bring the power of Linux with ease of use of Arduino.<p>From the Arduino …

Tunetrace - iOS app by Ed Burton (@edburton) converts drawings to music

Markitup CHI 2013 SDC

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Building a Punchtape Reader

NYC Resistor’s phooky built a punchtape reader to read some old punchtapes. After an initial attempt, he built a new reader:<p>This time I used proper phototransistors and IR LEDs I scrounged up around the space (thanks, Miria and Raphael!). Because they’re 5mm in diameter (and the spacing between …

Introducing New Column from Arduino’s Massimo Banzi

<i>Ask any maker what the hottest subjects are in DIY electronics these days, and odds are the first answer will be Arduino. Since the earliest boards were built in 2005 to enable students to run interactive design projects with open-source tools, the platform has become a world-wide phenomenon,</i> …

Arduino Helper Functions

Here’s some helpful functions for Arduino.<p><b>Blinking an LED</b><p>This function blinks an LED light as many times as requested, at the requested blinking rate.<p><b>Blinking a Number</b><p>Back in the dawn age of computing sometimes things went wrong enough that the only way to communicate an error to the user was to …

DIY Hacks & How To's: Magic Wand

Lego Play as Training for Future Engineers

Smithsonian Magazine has a great piece about Lego’s influence on future engineers via its MIndstorms robotics set, and kids’ exposure to basic engineering principles while participating in First Lego League action:<p>A recent Brandeis University study shows that kids who participate in robotics …

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NPN Switching transistor - leaf studio

Tlc5940 16 channel LED driver - leaf studio

각 채널은 개별적으로 0 ~ 4095(12bit duty cycle control)까지 4096단계로 PWM 밝기 제어가 가능하고, daisy chain(데이지 체인, 직렬 연결 방식)의 시리얼 인터페이스를 제공하며, 손쉽게 PWM 아웃풋 채널의 갯수를 확장시킬 수 …

Physical DIY & prototyping - leaf studio

<b>Physical computing & Prototyping & Electronics DIY</b><p><b>자신의 아이디어를 검증하는 가장 쉽고 빠른방법.</b><p>대학교 1학년때 재학중인 디지털 미디어 디자인과의 2003년 졸업전시회에서 처음으로 피지컬 컴퓨팅(인터랙션 디자인을 포함한다.)을 …

"1억원 모아 개인 인공위성 쏴올렸어요"

[e사람] 미디어아티스트 송호준씨... "스크린골프가 창조경제요?"<p>'e사람'은 우리 경제의 각 분야에서 독자들이 만나고 싶어하는 사람, 열심히 일하는 사람들을 찾아가, 그들과 이야기를 나눕니다. 현장 노동자부터 학자, 관료, CEO, 사회단체 등 그 누구도 대상이 될 …

MaKey MaKey + Roy the Robot's Hand

Robotics