Microcontroller

Video of the Arduino FPGA Board Demo at Maker Faire

This week, Arduino announced a lot of new hardware including an exceptionally interesting FPGA development board aimed at anyone wanting to dip their …

Maker Faire

Internet of Laundry — Let the ESP8266 Watch Your Dirty Drawers Get Clean

When you think of world-changing devices, you usually don’t think of the washing machine. However, making laundry manageable changed not only how we …

Microcontroller

In New York, his neighbors pounded on his walls, so he built this home theater in Texas

Televisions

One-key Keyboard is Exercise in Sub-millimeter Design

As [Glen] describes it, the only real goal in his decision to design his single-key USB keyboard was to see how small he could build a functional …

Microcontroller

Arduino announces the Uno WiFi Rev 2 and MKR Vidor 4000

Arduino, the 15-year-old startup behind the eponymous open source microcontroller, launched two new products today at Maker Faire Bay Area 2018: Uno WiFi Rev 2, the first Arduino development board with integrated Wi-Fi, and MKR Vidor 4000, a board with a programmable FPGA.<p>The Arduino Uno WiFi Rev 2 …

Arduino

Solar Powered Environmental Monitoring Kit

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Seeeduino GPRS<p>×<p>1<p>Seeed Base Shield V2<p>×<p>1<p>Seeed 1W Solar Panel 80X100<p>×<p>1<p>Seeed LiPo Rider Pro<p>×<p>1<p>Seeed Grove - …

Arduino

Relay by Republic is a better smartphone for kids: What you need to know

If you want to be connected to your child when they leave the house but don't want them to have a regular phone with unlimited access to the …

Android News

Connect Microcontroller-Based Devices to the Cloud with Amazon FreeRTOS and Espressif ESP32 | Amazon Web Services

<i>By Anton Shmagin, Partner Solutions Architect at AWS</i><p>We are pleased to announce that Amazon FreeRTOS code for ESP32 is available on the Amazon …

Cloud Computing

CNC Embroidery Machine - The MagPi Magazine

Computerised embroidery machines generally cost upwards of £1000, but Italian maker Alessandro Benanti managed to build his own version for around …

Raspberry Pi

6 Industrial Touch-Panel Computers Based on the Raspberry Pi

Title: 6 Industrial Touch-Panel Computers Based on the Raspberry Pi17 MayLearn more

Raspberry Pi

Adafruit Crickit Robotic Development Board Launching Soon

Adafruit has announced it will soon be launching its new Adafruit Crickit development board designed for Circuit Playground Express and is now …

Arduino

How to build a Raspberry Pi weather station

Mark Mayne 17 May, 2018 The mini marvel that is the Raspberry Pi computer has been a barnstorming success since the original was launched back in …

Raspberry Pi

MINI LAPTOP

Now this isn't my first time attempting to make a fully working laptop using a Raspberry Pi.The laptop I made “The Pi-Berry Laptop” is built around …

Raspberry Pi

Nixie Clock Weather Station Constructed From Nuclear Plant Indicator And Arduino Mega

Makers and hobbyists searching for inspiration for their next project, may be interested in this awesome build which uses an old nuclear power plant …

Arduino

Magnetic Bounce: a magnet interface for Raspberry Pi - The MagPi Magazine

The magnetic bouncer is a unique computer interface based on the repulsive force of magnets. Magnetic attraction is all very well, but is a bit …

Arduino

Republic Wireless’ Relay LTE walkie-talkie is available for kids now

Phones for kids are controversial, with parents wanting the ability to keep in touch with their offspring but not wanting to see them addicted to …

Phones

Open Up a New World of Internet of Things Possibilities with This Raspberry Pi Sensor Kit

• Packaging box<br>• Dual-Color LED Module<br>• RGB LED Module<br>• Auto Flash LED Module<br>• Relay Module<br>• Laser Emitter Module<br>• Button Module<br>• Tilt-Switch Module<br>• IR Receiver …

Arduino

Multiphase PMICs Boast High Efficiency and Small Footprint

Renesas Electronics has announced three programmable power management ICs (PMICs) that offer high power efficiency and small footprint for …

Electrical Engineering

Children’s LTE Walkie-Talkie By Republic Wireless Now Available For $99

Republic Wireless has this week announced the availability of their new and previously unveiled LTE walkie-talkie designed for children and families. …

Walkie-talkies

37 Sensors Starter Kit for Raspberry Pi, Save 19%

We have an awesome deal for our readers in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today and for Raspberry Pi fans, the 37 Sensors Starter Kit for Raspberry Pi.<p>…

Raspberry Pi

ESP cookbook

Description<p>Mostly, when starting a new project, I go through sample programs for each sensor/display needed for the job, and copy snippets from them. …

Prototyping

RGB LED Matrix with an ESP8266

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>RGB LED Matrix<p>The one I used is a 64x32 Matrix<p>×<p>1<p>5V 8A Power Supply<p>I prefer the laptop style …

Arduino

BEST DIY FOR YOUR PLANTS: NO PUMP AUTOMATIC WATERING!

The benefit of using an automatic watering system is that you avoid having your plants start to dry out, and you also wont accidentally soak your …

Arduino

Raspberry Pi Smart Bartender Created

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a new project to keep them busy may be interested in a new project to create a Raspberry Pi smart bartender …

Raspberry Pi

ESP Cookbook Goes Beyond Chips and DIPs

Are you putting ESP8266s in all your projects these days, whether they need one or not? We don’t blame you. These boards are cheap, tiny, oh and they …

Cookbooks

New MKR Internet Of Things Development Boards Unveiled

Two new Arduino Internet of Things development boards have been unveiled this week in the form of the MKR WiFi 1010 and MKR NB 1500 both of which …

Internet of Things

Can I use Azure IoT Hub as a MQTT bridge?

I have some devices that sends their data to my Azure IoT Hub. For now, a Stream analytics job processes the data, but I would also like to "forward" …

Microsoft Azure

Your Friendly Neighborhood MimicArm

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>The friendly mimicArm robot gives feedback as you grip for an intuitive sense of touch.<p>What Is mimicArm?<p>The mimicArm is a …

Robotics

Do It Yourself Artificial Intelligence

<i>This is a transcript of the talk I gave at</i> <i>Crowd Supply</i><i>’s</i> <i>Teardown</i> <i>Conference.</i><p>Growing up, the free toys on the covers of magazines were made of plastic. …

Raspberry Pi

Architecture for communication with sensor network

I have several raspberry pis, each one connected to a sensor module. I have written a C program which runs on each raspberry pi to communicate with …

REST API