Introduction: Play Pong With Scratch for PcDuino

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pcDuino team developed a custom version of Scratch for pcDuino. It’s fairly easy to install it. We simply need to type:

$sudo apt-get install pcduino-scratch

In this tutorial, we are going to see how to create a pong game on pcDuino using Scratch.

Compared to the MIT scratch, the Scratch of pcDuino has a hardware tab, and this makes the hardware programming really easy.

Step 1: Step 1: Pong

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In this game, we will use hand to control the movement of the boards to
reflect the ball back. When we wave the hand closer to the sensor, the board will move down, and move up when we move away from the sensor.

Step 2:

Step 3: Step 3: Wiring Diagram

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The following diagram shows how to wire infrared sensors to pcDuino:

A picture of the real setup is shown below:

Step 4: Step 4:Scratch for PcDuino Screen Shot

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The pong scratch file can be downloaded from:


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