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Simple IoT Remote Switch With MQTT and ESP8266

Many years back when I was still quite heavily involved in the day-to-day company IT matters, we need to subscribe to a service called "Smart Finger" …

Microcontroller

The best speaker booster apps for iOS and Android

There are plenty of tricks and tips online to increase the volume on your phone without downloading an extra app, but what if those tricks aren’t …

Apps

Einsteins relativiteitstheorie in vier eenvoudige stappen

Albert Einsteins relativiteitstheorie staat erom bekend dat ze de gekste dingen kan voorspellen, van astronauten die minder snel oud worden dan …

Zo leer je kinderen programmeren met elektronische bouwblokken

Robotisering is een ding en niet alleen tijdens de verkiezingscampagne die nu gaande is, ook in de nabije toekomst. Door robotisering verdwijnen …

AXIS Makes it Easy to Motorize Existing Shades

AXIS says the company’s Gear is “the first shading solution designed specifically to motorize existing window shades.” In addition to being one of …

See the Incredible Houseboat Makeover Featured on Fixer Upper

Chip and Joanna Gaines are known for their dramatic home renovations, but most of their projects have one thing in common: they’re firmly rooted on …

JeVois Smart Machine Vision Camera (video)

JeVois based in Los Angeles California have created a new open source quad core smartphone machine vision camera aptly named the JeVois which they …

10 electric cars coming in the next 3 years

2016 was my first full-time year at <i>Electrek</i> covering clean-tech and primarily electric vehicles. It undoubtedly was a great and exciting year for EVs with several automakers announcing new upcoming vehicles, some of them even committing to volume production and governments setting more ambitious …

Electric Vehicles

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Brain’s immune memory shapes neurological diseaseImmune responses in the body affect the severity of mice brain disorders.<p>Letter |<p>An evolutionarily …

Neuroscience
Arduino

Designers created a sliding glass door that can turn around corners

The Vitrocsa Turnable Corner Window System is a design for a sliding glass door that can turn around corners. It runs on a rolling system that eliminates the need for bulky rails, and the panels can slide into walls and leave the entire space open.<p><i>Story by Jacob Shamsian and editing by Alana Yzola</i>.

Design

16 of the coolest apps for Cardboard, Google's DIY virtual reality headset

Google Cardboard is one of the search giant's coolest projects in a long time.<p>Sure, it's not as immediately useful as Google Maps, and you won't find yourself checking it as often as Search — but it's virtual reality! Using your smartphone!<p>With just a piece of cardboard and a compatible smartphone, …

Virtual Reality

Calvin Klein's Miami Beach House

Privacy isn't the first thing that comes to mind when one thinks of Miami Beach, but that's exactly what you'll find at Calvin Klein's Miami Beach …

Calvin Klein

Tiny CHIP computer destroys Kickstarter goal in days

On a severe budget, but still want to tinker with DIY gadgetry? CHIP may have recently sparked your interest. If it didn’t, you might be in the …

Raspberry Pi

New Adafruit WiFi Microcontroller Breakout Launches For $9.95

Hobbyists, makers or developers that are looking to add wireless communication to their next electronics project may be interested in a new breakout …

Microcontroller

Tesla May Unveil New Home Battery Tech This Week

We’ve all heard of The Missing Link, but electric carmaker Tesla’s April 30th event — The Missing Piece — promises to be somewhat less elusive.<p>The company’s invite to the press for a look-see, featuring Apple-esque cover art, is indeed a mysterious partial outline of … something with a curved top …

Foxfire Universal Sensor Kit (video)

Foxfire has unveiled new universal sensor kit called RUSK that it has created combining a Spark Core based, together with a wealth of different …

iPhone 6 Plus Repair

Wallpapers ¶<p>Want to see the inside of your phone without opening it up? Check out our HD see-through iPhone 6 Plus wallpapers.<p>Background and …

Mobile Technology

USB 912 Offers 9V And 12V Power From A USB Port (video)

Makers, hobbyists and developers that are looking for a way to use USB ports to provide constant 9V or 12V power supplies may be interested in a new …

Microcontroller

EcoReco Electric Scooter hands-on with Josh and Zach

New device combines the advantages of batteries and supercapacitors

Scientists at UCLA's California NanoSystems Institute have developed a new device that combines the high energy densities of batteries and the quick …

Clean Energy

NodeUSB Internet Of Things Development Kit

If you enjoy building Internet Of Things projects or would like to start, a new development kit has been created by Mike Wen called the …

Internet of Things

Popcorn Time - Alpha download

Install Popcorn Time using<br>the iOS Installer<p>You will need to download the iOS installer to your dekstop PC,<br>attach your iOS device to your PC with a …

YouTube Now Lets You Upload 360-Degree Video

Immersive video is now accessible to just about anyone, both on the creator and audience side. Google just turned on 360-degree video uploads for YouTube creators, letting anyone who can film the immersive footage using something like the Bublcam or Ricoh Theta the ability to put their creations on …

Virtual Reality

Blynk Helps Create Arduino Projects In Just 5 Minutes (video)

Makers, developers and hobbyists that enjoy the building projects using the Arduino platform, Raspberry Pi or similar but sometimes find it difficult …

The AirBoard Makes Creating Internet-of-Things Projects Easy (video)

Creators looking to build Internet-of-Things projects in a shorter amount of time may be interested in a new development board that offers both …

Internet of Things

This machine uses an iPhone to sort M&M’s by color

Let’s face it. Deep in our hearts, we all know some colored M&M’s taste better than others. For me, it’s the red and green ones; for my wife, it’s the brown and orange ones. And Van Halen famously stipulated in all its contracts that the band should never be served any brown M&M’s, requiring some …

Motorola's new Bluetooth headset hides inside your ear

In case you need a stylish new Bluetooth headset to go along with your brand new Moto X, Motorola also announced the Moto Hint. Meant to be as discreet as possible, the Hint almost looks like an ear plug when worn. It's so discreet that the Hint doesn't even have buttons -- simply tap its …

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