Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - bluetooth http://www.instructables.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:57:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Use your smart phone to control your table lamp! (Arduino + Android Bluetooth Home Automation) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-smart-phone-to-control-your-table-lamp-Ar/
Use your smart phone to control your table lamp! (Arduino + Android Bluetooth Home Automation) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SMALL.jpg rshang Well, I gotta confess I have a very bad memory, I always forget to turn off those lights somewhere in my room when I go bed, and I'm too lazy to get up to turn them off, especially in those freezing winters. After I wrote this app on Android devices to teach my foreign friends Chinese swear words....
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 01:53:13 PDT
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-Tyco-RC-car-with-your-Smartphone/
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SMALL.jpg Jackluz Hello everyone! After one or two years that I follow all your projects, I decided to start to publish my own. To begin with I want to show a simple modification that I made some time ago on a RC car, making it controllable from a smartphone (Android).The application I created with MIT App Inventor ...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:48:06 PDT
Pixel Drop Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Drop-Ceiling/
Pixel Drop Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SMALL.jpg hockeyman271 In our living room we have a small patch of drop ceiling right in the middle of the room, basically a giant piece of duct tape to cover up bad carpentry. It was constantly getting water damage from what looks like a giant hole in the ceiling above the drop tiles. After roughly a year of living in ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:53:51 PDT
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RGB-Shelf-Lighting/
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SMALL.jpg hockeyman271 Being the giant fan of LED's that I am i'm always trying to come up with new ways I can put them throughout my house. Today i'm going to show you how to create a simple, yet extremely eye catching, RGB Bluetooth controlled Shelf lighting system. The beauty of integrating Bluetooth into the system ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:50:27 PDT
My Fifth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Live Monitoring http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Fifth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Live-Moni/
My Fifth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Live Monitoring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/XW06/HXMKQZ71/FPNXW06HXMKQZ71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/XW06/HXMKQZ71/FPNXW06HXMKQZ71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/XW06/HXMKQZ71/FPNXW06HXMKQZ71.SMALL.jpg Rookie P Although the fourth project is better than the third one, it would be excellent if we can control it in the view just like sitting inside the tank. : ) But I don't wanna buy a camera. What can I do? Can I do this with a smartphone? Google tells me yes! So I "borrow" another phone from my mum and sta...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:43:04 PDT
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-JY-MCU-Module-Bluetooth-Android-Applicatio/
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SMALL.jpg aso777 This is a simple instructable how to create a working link between Android and Arduino via JY-MCU Module. By the end of this instructable you will be able to control LED with Android Application. Materials You will need:Arduino (any version is good, I used nano).JY-MCU Module (Purchased on dx.com...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:43:32 PDT
3D Printed Wireless Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wireless-LazerTag-Tank/
3D Printed Wireless Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SMALL.jpg 2bigbros In this Instructable I will show you how to make a wireless tank that you will be able to play with someone else or just use it a base to create bigger and better tank. This tank uses Bluetooth modules connected to Tera Term to send commands to the Arduino. I used IR Leds that are used in Lazer tag ...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:59:28 PDT
Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aergia-The-Android-controlled-TV-Remote/
Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SMALL.jpg Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves Have you ever faced this situation while sitting on your favorite spot on the couch or recliner, comfortably watching your favorite TV program? You're snugly tucked under the blanket, the air conditioning is pleasantly cool, the sun outside is shining it's delicate warm golden rays on the closed win...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:54:56 PDT
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator http://www.instructables.com/id/iOS-Controlled-Arduino-waveform-generator/
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SMALL.jpg Annikken This waveform generator is based on the work by Amanda Ghassaei. Waveform generators (or function generators) are used for testing and debugging circuits. e.g. frequency response of op amp or sensors. This waveform generator is powered by Arduino with Annikken Andee shield - a device that lets users...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:26:13 PDT
Arduino Home Automation (Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Automation-Bluetooth/
Arduino Home Automation (Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/G5H9/HXHR4VQ4/FHKG5H9HXHR4VQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/G5H9/HXHR4VQ4/FHKG5H9HXHR4VQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/G5H9/HXHR4VQ4/FHKG5H9HXHR4VQ4.SMALL.jpg InfidelFish Hello All!Now I don't know about you, but to me it seems an awful lot of effort to get up and flick a switch on an appliance. Let's say a lamp. Wouldn't it be marvellous, I ask myself, if I could just speak to my phone......YES IT WOULD.So in this 'Instructable' I will attempt to show how to connect...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:11:54 PDT
How to install and use the JY-MCU Bluetooth module for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-and-use-the-JY-MCU-Bluetooth-module/
How to install and use the JY-MCU Bluetooth module for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/Y9KY/HXG6QEN1/F3WY9KYHXG6QEN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/Y9KY/HXG6QEN1/F3WY9KYHXG6QEN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/Y9KY/HXG6QEN1/F3WY9KYHXG6QEN1.SMALL.jpg vak52 Hello, in this instructable i will be teaching you how to install and use the JY-MCU Bluetooth module for Arduino. This little module will let you control your arduino wirelessly from your computer or phone. Lets start. Wire JY-MCU to Arduino Your JY-MCU should have four pins, with labels for eac...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:57:00 PDT
My Fourth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Fourth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Bluetoot/
My Fourth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SMALL.jpg Rookie P It is far better if the tank can move according to my instruction at instant rather than the directions set before. After some researches I plan to control the tank with my mobile phone via Bluetooth module. Parts Bluetooth moduleSmart Tank, or hereArduino UNOSmall BreadboardBattery Box AA x 4Bat...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 01:20:10 PDT
Mobile Robotics with Scratch: How to Integrate Scratch, Arduino and Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Robotics-with-Scratch-How-to-Integrate-Scra/
Mobile Robotics with Scratch: How to Integrate Scratch, Arduino and Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/P7B1/HX7P4SJN/FUQP7B1HX7P4SJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/P7B1/HX7P4SJN/FUQP7B1HX7P4SJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/P7B1/HX7P4SJN/FUQP7B1HX7P4SJN.SMALL.jpg awangenh For a long time we struggled with the task of creating a simple, low-cost, platform-independent, reliable and stable strategy of integrating Scratch and Arduino in such a way that you could use Scratch to teach the principles and programming of mobile robots (including cars and walkers) to Middle...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 18:33:18 PDT
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-FPV-RC-Tank-V2-2km-RANGE-upgrade/
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Lets build An FPV tank that could be controlled within 2 kilometers! With the help of my best friend ASCAS I was able to borrow his old parts for this updated version. Ok So Roverbot version 2 is a highly educational Arduino based ATV-drone. It's simple to make, easy to program and is a great starte...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 07:16:44 PDT
Cheap propeller powered Arduino car http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-powered-car-1/
Cheap propeller powered Arduino car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZPQK/HX69SJSY/F1SZPQKHX69SJSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZPQK/HX69SJSY/F1SZPQKHX69SJSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/ZPQK/HX69SJSY/F1SZPQKHX69SJSY.SMALL.jpg ivver Hello ! :)In this instructable I'll show you how I made propeller powered bluetooth controlled car. It is cool toy you can make from just few parts.Be careful with this, propeller is spinning about 2000-3000 rpm , believe me, you don't want to touch it. Parts I wrote in the picture which part is ...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 15:32:46 PDT
Simple bluetooth controlled car http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-bluetooth-controlled-car/
Simple bluetooth controlled car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/GB7U/HWVAX9JO/F3MGB7UHWVAX9JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/GB7U/HWVAX9JO/F3MGB7UHWVAX9JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/GB7U/HWVAX9JO/F3MGB7UHWVAX9JO.SMALL.jpg ivver Hi, in this tutorial I'll show you how did I transfer one of my broken RC cars in working one using Arduino.(there are some descriptions in pictures so don't just look at text below pictures) Parts All I used is Arduino, BT HC-06, relay shield ( I really love relays, cheap and can lead currents u...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:54:05 PDT
Wireless Arduino Control Using the BeagleBone Black or Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Arduino-Control-Using-the-BeagleBone-Blac/
Wireless Arduino Control Using the BeagleBone Black or Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/X4H0/HWLCW7VM/FRQX4H0HWLCW7VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/X4H0/HWLCW7VM/FRQX4H0HWLCW7VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/X4H0/HWLCW7VM/FRQX4H0HWLCW7VM.SMALL.jpg MrYsLab Introduction If you have been looking for an easy and inexpensive way to wirelessly integrate an Arduino and a BeagleBone Black (BBB), or Raspberry Pi (RPi) look no further, this tutorial will show you how!What You Will Need A BeagleBone Black Microcontroller with the Debian 2014-05-14 image ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 05:09:03 PDT
Voice Controlled Desk Lamp (SMS Notifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Desk-Lamp-SMS-Notifier/
Voice Controlled Desk Lamp (SMS Notifier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/V5HY/HW37L89J/FBVV5HYHW37L89J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/V5HY/HW37L89J/FBVV5HYHW37L89J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/V5HY/HW37L89J/FBVV5HYHW37L89J.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve In this instructable I'm going to show you how to build a desk lamp. With a twist to it the lamp is voice controlled via android phone and furthermore it can change colors. This project is quite similar to my old instructable, with a lot of updates.The main purpose of this inscrutable is-Because I l...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 03:10:10 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth remote lcd display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-remote-lcd-display/
Arduino Bluetooth remote lcd display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WOJM/HW0FUXJK/FTAWOJMHW0FUXJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WOJM/HW0FUXJK/FTAWOJMHW0FUXJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WOJM/HW0FUXJK/FTAWOJMHW0FUXJK.SMALL.jpg wouterdoornbos Hello,Today i made a simple but useful remote LCD.What this does? You can connect your phone to the Bluetooth module of your Arduino, enter a text message and it will appear on the Arduino's LCD! The stuff that you need. The stuff you will need:-A breadbord.-A Arduino HC-05 bluetooth module.-A LC...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:47:09 PDT
Arduino room automation! [BLUETOOTH/SOUND/REMOTE CONTROLLED] http://www.instructables.com/id/HACK-A-ROOM-BLUETOOTHSOUNDREMOTE-CONTROLLED/
Arduino room automation! [BLUETOOTH/SOUND/REMOTE CONTROLLED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PEYN/HVR7USFA/FNDPEYNHVR7USFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PEYN/HVR7USFA/FNDPEYNHVR7USFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PEYN/HVR7USFA/FNDPEYNHVR7USFA.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Turn any room digital! with the help of the "BlackBox" control your electronic devices from a far with a remote,a phone or even a clap. There are thousands of possibilities to make this thing function at your own will. With the help of some sensors and programming skills but for today we will just b...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 03:04:08 PDT
Android/Arduino Tv remote http://www.instructables.com/id/AndroidArduino-Tv-remote/
Android/Arduino Tv remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/B6ZI/HVCUQTKK/FEJB6ZIHVCUQTKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/B6ZI/HVCUQTKK/FEJB6ZIHVCUQTKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/B6ZI/HVCUQTKK/FEJB6ZIHVCUQTKK.SMALL.jpg planetleak Part list - Arduino- Bluetooth modul (HC-05/06)- IR recever (38kHz)- IR led (Can use from an old remote control)- Resistor- Android phone The Android app http://ai2.appinventor.mit.edu/In the app invetor 2 create your remote app, make many buttons as you need to control.(channels, volume, m...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 00:12:06 PDT
Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Old-iPod-Device-Make-A-Bluetooth-Control/
Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SMALL.jpg Erroneous Data This tutorial shows you how to use an Arduino to turn that old dusty music player into a Bluetooth controlled docking station. Even if it has a cracked screen or a dead battery it can still be used.The following instructions will show you how use an Arduino and a couple of cheap parts to set up a Mu...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 19:46:35 PDT
Mobile robot controlled using bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-robot-controlled-using-bluetooth/
Mobile robot controlled using bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/HZ8S/HV3ZQPJ7/FFJHZ8SHV3ZQPJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/HZ8S/HV3ZQPJ7/FFJHZ8SHV3ZQPJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/HZ8S/HV3ZQPJ7/FFJHZ8SHV3ZQPJ7.SMALL.jpg punkisnail This time I went about building a small mobile robot that could be controlled using my Android phones bluetooth. The robot uses a Bolutek BC04 bluetooth module interfaced to an Arduino UNO. The BC04 Bluetooth module The BC04 module can be interfaced to your designs using UART, using its RX and TX...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 04:50:00 PDT
ROBOTRON http://www.instructables.com/id/ROBOTRON/
ROBOTRON - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VB3R/HUU1DA22/FHTVB3RHUU1DA22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VB3R/HUU1DA22/FHTVB3RHUU1DA22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VB3R/HUU1DA22/FHTVB3RHUU1DA22.SMALL.jpg Nick2012Future This project is about how to transform standard RC in something that could be controlled by Android cellphone via bluetooth communication. Material: -10 V Battery 2000NiMH -8 Transistors IRLU014 (4/motor) -Arduino UNO board -Bluetooth adapter XBee -Bluetooth Bee Shield -Resist...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 19:08:07 PDT
Android accelero control arduino servo via bluetooth (app inventor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-accelero-control-arduino-servo-via-bluetoo/
Android accelero control arduino servo via bluetooth (app inventor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SMALL.jpg planetleak This short video tutorial show the easy way to control your servo with the android phone accelerometer.App created with App Inventor 2. Sorry for the last part of the video, my webcam slowed little.
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Mon, 5 May 2014 23:52:19 PDT
Arduino (SPI) 7 Bi-color LED Matrix Scrolling Text Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-SPI-7-Bi-color-LED-Matrix-Scrolling-Text-D/
Arduino (SPI) 7 Bi-color LED Matrix Scrolling Text Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/8HXL/HURHOZ5B/FGQ8HXLHURHOZ5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/8HXL/HURHOZ5B/FGQ8HXLHURHOZ5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/8HXL/HURHOZ5B/FGQ8HXLHURHOZ5B.SMALL.jpg jollifactory Some time back, we came up with an instructable to build a 7 Bi-color 8x8 LED Matrix Scrolling Text Display. You may visit http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Bi-color-LED-Matrix-Scrolling-Text-Display/ for more detail. In that instructable, we used the excellent LedControl library that has been spec...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 07:58:23 PDT
Voice Control Your Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Control-Your-Arduino/
Voice Control Your Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/ZM5I/HUM7D11T/FWAZM5IHUM7D11T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/ZM5I/HUM7D11T/FWAZM5IHUM7D11T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/ZM5I/HUM7D11T/FWAZM5IHUM7D11T.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve Recently I developed an android app to control my arduino robot. It worked out fine and now I'm a big fan of voice controlling arduino. I then searched for some instructables with voice controlled arduino and it turns out there were only a few of them out there so I decided to share this with you....
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:23:06 PDT
Flappy Bird Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Flappy-Bird-Hat/
Flappy Bird Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2UNH/HUL9EA57/FJT2UNHHUL9EA57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2UNH/HUL9EA57/FJT2UNHHUL9EA57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/2UNH/HUL9EA57/FJT2UNHHUL9EA57.SMALL.jpg tanyas22 Flappy Bird is a mobile game (developed in 2013) whose goal is to have the user navigate an animated bird to fly between green pipes without hitting them. The higher the score, the more pipes the bird has passed through and the "better" the gamer has done. Capitalizing on the fact that this gam...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:34:02 PDT
Connect Arduino Uno to Android via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-Arduino-Uno-to-Android-via-Bluetooth/
Connect Arduino Uno to Android via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/5V5I/HUHT1R31/FBY5V5IHUHT1R31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/5V5I/HUHT1R31/FBY5V5IHUHT1R31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/5V5I/HUHT1R31/FBY5V5IHUHT1R31.SMALL.jpg pmosconi In this project a serial Bluetooth module is used to create a connection between Arduino Uno and an Android app that I created with MIT App Inventor. Arduino listens for commands to light some LED's or show its status. In addition, a timer interrupt makes it check for temperature via a TMP36 sens...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:39:27 PDT
Voice Activated Arduino (Bluetooth + Android) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-Arduino-Bluetooth-Android/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 04:16:53 PDT
Android receiving data from arduino via bluetooth (app inventor 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-receiving-data-from-arduino-via-bluetooth-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SMALL.jpg planetleak This short video show you, how receive data from arduino with your android phone. App created in app inventor 2. In the video im used too big delay to receive data, you can reduce. Thank you.
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 02:04:47 PDT
Old RC car hacked: Android control via Bt. (Accelerometer steering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-RC-car-hacked-Android-control-via-Bt-Accelerom/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SMALL.jpg planetleak Today i found my very old rc car, i have a little tuning... :) Control program created with app inventor 2. Steering with phone accelerometer, moving with a slider. Unfortunately the slider too strait, but can be worse. :) Code is far from elegant, but easy and work with lot of fun. I created a li...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 04:16:58 PDT
Android automatic open electric door with QR code scan http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-automatic-open-electric-door-with-QR-code-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SMALL.jpg planetleak This simple tutorial, show you, how to make a simple electric door opener. No buttons needed. When you open the app, the phone automatic connect to your arduino via bluetooth, and scanning the QR code, then open the door for 3 sec, and app closing, disconnect from arduino. Arduino code in video de...
By: planetleak

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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 23:57:13 PDT
Car Bluetooth (for Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Bluetooth-for-Arduino/
Car Bluetooth (for Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/AFAC/HUDMSSEK/FU9AFACHUDMSSEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/AFAC/HUDMSSEK/FU9AFACHUDMSSEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/AFAC/HUDMSSEK/FU9AFACHUDMSSEK.SMALL.jpg UPMH_edu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7m-GlvAk7k&feature=youtu.be materials  Arduino uno  Wire  Pin (male)  A car (this is to taste and convenience of the user)  A Bluetooth module (in this case using the modulo HT_06)  Breadboard  Two motors (preferably using the car engine brings)...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:24:06 PDT
Xenio-bot "Car Controlled by Bluetooth" http://www.instructables.com/id/Xenio-bot-Car-Controlled-by-Bluetooth/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:13:17 PDT
Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) Also Voice Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-V2-Fast/
Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) Also Voice Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/EME1/HW37L909/FMSEME1HW37L909.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/EME1/HW37L909/FMSEME1HW37L909.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/EME1/HW37L909/FMSEME1HW37L909.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve This is my second version of my arduino robot after "Build your first robot". My Second version is slightly complicated as compared to my first one but offers better features. In this instructable I'm going to show you how to build a fast robot which can measure temperature, find things in front of ...
By: ThisIsSteve

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:30:33 PDT
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lo-Fi-Telescope-pointer/
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SMALL.jpg Tondelliush Recently I got interested in astrophotography, so I decided it was time to buy an entry level telescope to use my Canon EOS 600D. This instructable is about an Arduino-controlled DC motor for the telescope equatorial mount with a VB.NET interface including a NCP (North Celestial Pole) finder grid....
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:22:21 PDT
Availability Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Availability-Indicator/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:33:37 PDT
Method and apparatus for mass-synchronizing clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Method-and-apparatus-for-mass-synchronizing-clocks/
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By: florinc

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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 11:21:07 PDT
Android controlled power strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-controlled-power-strip/
Android controlled power strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3GED/HRPBAHRY/FG33GEDHRPBAHRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3GED/HRPBAHRY/FG33GEDHRPBAHRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3GED/HRPBAHRY/FG33GEDHRPBAHRY.SMALL.jpg DivideWorks This 4-channel power box is Arduino controlled and bluetooth enabled, so it can be paired to your Android device. CAUTION: THIS PROJECT INVOLVES 115V POWER WHICH CAN BE DANGEROUS EVEN DEADLY. DO NOT ATTEMPT IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ELECTRICAL EXPERIENCE. I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOU OR YOUR ...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:41:21 PST
Arduino powered bluetooth remote relay switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-bluetooth-remote-relay-switch/
Arduino powered bluetooth remote relay switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/YM2L/HRCK2R47/FFVYM2LHRCK2R47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/YM2L/HRCK2R47/FFVYM2LHRCK2R47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/YM2L/HRCK2R47/FFVYM2LHRCK2R47.SMALL.jpg simon72post Hi I wanted to build a simple 2 channel bluetooth remote switch box.  to allow me to remotely switch various devices on and off from my android phone. The device had to be small easy to use and flexable enough to control anything I wanted. some of the uses are controling my slr camera. and to swit...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 13:54:56 PST
DIY Multipurpose Robot (Sumobot, Spybot, Mazebot, Bluetooth...) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multipurpose-Robot-sumo-line-follower-etc/
DIY Multipurpose Robot (Sumobot, Spybot, Mazebot, Bluetooth...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SMALL.jpg treyes4 My first guide in instructables :D, This week I built a 15x18 cm (expandable) prototype robot for the next robotics competition here in the Philippines. Quadcopters, Hovercrafts, Drones, Helicopter, you name it, they are getting much more common these days. So I thought of building something new ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 07:20:51 PST
Arduino bot Android remote control II http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control-II/
Arduino bot Android remote control II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SMALL.jpg braserito66 When I bought my Complubot one year ago, I didn't thought how fun I could be, I've practice with follow line vehicle, brush car, but when I read I read the article on instructables related to bluethooth rc, I began to think it would be fun to mix, android and arduino programs. First I thought to ord...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 13:28:01 PST
SainSmart Car with Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/SainSmart-Car-with-Bluetooth/
SainSmart Car with Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SMALL.jpg jmcgee717      In this instructible I continue on the project in SainSmart Car Kit Instructions and I added a HC-06 Bluetooth Module to the Shieldv5.0. Tips for Building: - Build the car (metal pieces in the kit) around the wires built in SainSmart Car Kit Instructions - Make sure the wires are secure (with ...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 13:02:54 PST
Android Bluetooth Control Led RGB http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Led-RGB/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 06:44:41 PST
Installation of Bluetooth Multi-Function Smart Car for Arduino Controlled By Mobile Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Installation-of-Bluetooth-Multi-Function-Smart-Car/
Installation of Bluetooth Multi-Function Smart Car for Arduino Controlled By Mobile Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SMALL.jpg ICStation So you want to make a smart car? Don't know where to start? How about learning with ICStation team. The Arduino Bluetooth Smart Car has the function of Complete tracking, obstacle avoidance, infrared remote control and Bluetooth remote control. It is a MCU study and application development system b...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 01:08:49 PST
Control your NES by motion! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-NES-by-motion/
Control your NES by motion! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SMALL.jpg steven1996 In this instructable I will explain you how to control your NES by motion. This may seem difficult but it's actually pretty simple. The Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985 had many different controllers, for example the power glove, the u-force and the roll & rocker. We'll add another controlle...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 06:47:53 PST
IR Remote Control Station for Android - TURN THE TV DOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Station-for-Android-TURN-THE-TV-/
IR Remote Control Station for Android - TURN THE TV DOWN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SMALL.jpg techbitar NOTE: THIS GUIDE CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON TECHBITAR.COM UPDATE Nov 28, 2013: Featured on Dangerous Prototypes http://goo.gl/FjwNoQ INTRODUCTION In this guide I will explain the making and operation of a simple Arduino-based IR Remote Control Station (IR Station) circuit that will be used to take comm...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:25:15 PST
PCDUINO Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PCDUINO-Robot/
PCDUINO Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SMALL.jpg iloveandroid After the arduino contest I got a PCDuino and after a couple of basic experimenting I got to build this awesome robot. Well for people who don't know what a PCDuino is , it is a mini PC and has a built in arduino.which makes it cool. Here's some hardware stuff about the PCDuino- A Mini PC with Ardui...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 08:15:36 PST
Build your first robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-first-robot/
Build your first robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve In this instructable I'm going to show you how to build a really simple robot which can be controlled with a laptop or mac. This robot is powered with a arduino uno and is very cheap and easy to build . This robot can take temprature values and can transmit it through Bluetooth . You might have alre...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 22:24:20 PDT