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Blogs about Arduino

Blogs about Arduino

  • Raspberry PI and Arduino in industrial environments


    Raspberry PI and Arduino boards are the most famous devices for rapid electronic prototyping and DIY home applications. However, their capabilities and flexibility are still largely under estimated in the industrial environment.


    • Arduino Powered Useless Machine


      The idea is simple enough. It is a kind of modern day jack-in-a-box. It just sits there tempting the user to switch it “on”. When you do, the lid opens and a mischievous little leaver emerges and switches itself back “off” again. Each time you activate the switch you get a slightly different pattern of behaviour but it just keeps switching itself off, whatever you do.


      • ZX Spectrum v Raspberry Pi – The view of an 80’s kid


        At the risk of showing my age, my very first personal computer was the Sinclair ZX81, in the early 1980’s, back in the last century! I can still remember my excitement at getting my hands on this new electronic gadget and being able to play some basic games, and to create some really simple programs such as printing my name over and over again on the my small 12” portable black and white TV screen.


        • How to build an Arduino Micro LCD Game Console


          I have always wanted to build a hand-held game console which I could use to program my own games, and this was the inspiration for my latest project the Arduino Micro LCD Game Console. If you are interested in the Arduino and like to play games, then you might want to create something similar by following the ideas in this blog.


          • Batman’s Raspberry Pi Hack, true Internet of Things?


            Ok so you got this far, kudos. We all get a bit of a tizzy on when batman flashes tech across the big screen, or your hand held device, and start thinking “could that happen, how do you make one of those?” and start to lose the plot. And we have all spent time with a Pi or Arduino ( other boards are available) trying to change some basics, but maybe we are looking through the wrong end of the telescope app.


            • Saving Vultures with Microduino and a Raspberry Pi


              How do you save a species of animals from possible extinction using Microduino and a Raspberry Pi? That is a challenge that the team at Microduino are hoping that they have answered with their new EggDuino project, aimed to save one of the most infamous birds of prey on the planet.


              • FEEDBACK WANTED: IoT secure radio comms


                We're about to push out the door V1.0 of a microcontroller-friendly hardware-agnostic secure comms frame format using AES-GCM and we'd like scrutiny, feedback and, well more users!


                • Two days devoted to Faculty Development Program on DesignSpark PCB


                  RS Components (DesignSpark) in association with National Institute of Technical Teacher Training and Research conducted two day Faculty Development Program on DesignSpark PCB software sponsored by RS Components at National Institute of Technical Teacher Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh on 3-4th Feb’2016. Over 18 attendees were there (Professor, Assistant Professor, Research scholar/Faculty) of Polytechnic College, Engineering College from Pan India.