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Gadget Master



DesignSpark are proud sponsors of Gadget Master.  Gadget Master features a wide range of cool, home-made electronic gadgets and projects. How to build an LED lightcube, or create a nixie clock or control a robot vehicle... These are the kind of topics covered on the blog. Not to mention Arduino, BeagleBoard and Raspberry Pi developments, and periodic looks at the newest and greatest consumer electronics. As its strapline says 'Cool content for the electronics engineer who likes to build or control devices'...

Gadget Master works across Electronics Weekly's magazine and website, and there is also a fortnightly Gadget Master email newsletter, which highlights the best of the blog. It is just one blog in the Electronics Weekly portfolio. Other blogs include Electro-ramblings, Mannerisms, An Engineer in Wonderland, Open Source Engineering, LED Luminaries, Directive Decoder, x86 Endgame, Distribution World, Made By Monkeys, and Chips and Beer.

Here ae some of our favourite projects featured on the site

How to build a robotic guide dog

Makey Makey circuit board turns objects into computer

Build your own laser harp

A DIY Android Gadget Starter Kit

Want to build your very own Android device? Well, here's a great project using a Beagleboard


Build your own wand based Barcode Scanner

A UPC-A Barcode Scanner complete with a pricing/description database interface.




Gadget Master in the Forum