Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - control - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 02:55:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Controlling Arduino with python based web API (No php) http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-with-python-based-web-API-No-p/
Controlling Arduino with python based web API (No php) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SMALL.jpg poopypigeon In this guide I will show you how to control your arduino device from a webpage! Afterwards, I'll show you how to control your arduino from your mobile device and even create a web based API for controlling your arduino from your webpage with other languages.The best part of all of this is that we o...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:40:14 PDT
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY http://www.instructables.com/id/MICRO-ARDUINO-GOPRO-TIMELAPSE-DOLLY/
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SMALL.jpg InevitableCraftsLab This Instructable is about building the smallest possible automated TimeLapse dolly.Its also the most simple one i built to date.It's controlled via servo protocol, and two rc servos.One servo is modded to be endless, one is original.It uses an Arduino UNO as test-controller, but i plan to build it ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 07:14:13 PDT
Servos pan and tilt with joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Servos-pan-and-tilt-with-joystick/
Servos pan and tilt with joystick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SMALL.jpg mars_crash Basically I wrote a small code to control servo's with an analog joystick.I wrote it because I couldn't any or any explanation how to do it (or I didn't search right), and that's also why I'm uploading it.This is my first upload ever here so bare with me.I wanted to move a camera on the top of the s...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:05:06 PST
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Bluetooth-Control-LED-Part-2/
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SMALL.jpg Deyson This is a step-by-step tutorial for making an android apk using bluetooth.Before start coding, Download Android Studio IDE and update Java. Java and C programming skills will help. This tutorial will not explain Java Programming. If you want to code u...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:02:14 PST
LED Control using Arduino Bluetooth and Android. (Part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Control-using-Arduino-Bluetooth-and-Android-Pa/
LED Control using Arduino Bluetooth and Android. (Part 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SMALL.jpg Deyson This instructable is a simple tutorial explaning how to control one LED using Android’s Bluetooth.You will need: Arduino UNO Resistors 300Ω (3x) Resistor 150Ω LED Jumpers; Bluetooth Module (HC-06/other); Android Phone; SPP Bluetooth Apk (unWired Lite); C programming skills HC-06...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:30:34 PST
WiFiOutlet With Linino http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFiOutlet-With-Linino/
WiFiOutlet With Linino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M8PQ/I5S2DL8J/F7WM8PQI5S2DL8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M8PQ/I5S2DL8J/F7WM8PQI5S2DL8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M8PQ/I5S2DL8J/F7WM8PQI5S2DL8J.SMALL.jpg Rocco88 This system allow remot control of a lamp by means of an Arduino/Linino board and... our project. An important requirement is to know the Linino's world. Visit the website to find all the necessary information for a correct set up of your Arduino Yun / Linino One. See http://www.linino.org/ and the...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 03:35:59 PST
Control robotic arm with gloves, Android Phone and Intel Galileo (Updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-robotic-arm-with-gloves-Android-Phone-and--1/
Control robotic arm with gloves, Android Phone and Intel Galileo (Updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQ52/I5GN7GXS/FKTMQ52I5GN7GXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQ52/I5GN7GXS/FKTMQ52I5GN7GXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MQ52/I5GN7GXS/FKTMQ52I5GN7GXS.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Actually, this project based on another project I have build before. Yet, Instead of building the robotic arm and using Arduino, I used my friend 6DOF robotic arm and Intel Galileo. Components 1- Intel Galileo Gen 22- 1Sheeld3- 6 DOF Robotic Arm.4- Android Smart phone. Arduino Sketch and Mobile...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:17:22 PST
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-LEDs-with-your-TV-remote-Arduino-IR-T/
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I repurposed the useless buttons on my TV remote to control the LEDs behind my TV. You can also use this technique to control all sorts of things with a bit of code editing. I will also talk a bit about the theory of how an infrared transmitter and an infrared rec...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:03:38 PST
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-on-your-Computer-by-RFID-and-IR-UPDATED/
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SMALL.jpg Rifath Hello guys !!!In this instructable we are going to switch ON and shutdown the PC using an IR Proximity sensor or a RFID Reader. Due to my studies, I am unable to write this instructable detaily and I HOPE YOU CAN UNDERSTAND, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK THE DOUBTS IN COMMENTS AND DON'T FORGET TO VOTE FOR...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 04:18:10 PST
Arduino+Car+Android=RC http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoCarAndroidRC/
Arduino+Car+Android=RC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/EK75/I3VHPZI4/FNPEK75I3VHPZI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/EK75/I3VHPZI4/FNPEK75I3VHPZI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/EK75/I3VHPZI4/FNPEK75I3VHPZI4.SMALL.jpg Anuj FALCON Hi friends,Its first time for this 17 year old boy in here so please excuse me if there are any MistakesYour suggestion and comments are greatly appreciatedHere I am to share my experience-to add few components to your remote control car to control it using Any Android that can download apps and has...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:00:13 PST
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Naughty-Nice-Meter-The-Making-Of-Part-2-of-2/
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic In part 1 (found here) of this two part Instructable we learned how to get the electronics working for the Naughty / Nice Meter... Now we're going to build the "housing" for everything to fit into.The Materials for this part of the project can be less than $5...And here is a video of the "completed"...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:56:24 PST
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Aurduino-Android-Bluetooth-Naughty-Nice-Meter-Part/
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic This is Part 1 of a 2 part Instructable.Part 1 is about getting the electronics to work.Part 2 will be about putting it all together into what we'll call the "Naughty / Nice Meter" -or- "The best damn way to get my daughter to behave I've found in years, Meter ! ! !"Jump to part 2 here.This project ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:12:53 PST
Iphone bluetooth control arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Iphone-bluetooth-control-arduino/
Iphone bluetooth control arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/F3AS/I2XIDX7J/FR4F3ASI2XIDX7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/F3AS/I2XIDX7J/FR4F3ASI2XIDX7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/F3AS/I2XIDX7J/FR4F3ASI2XIDX7J.SMALL.jpg planetleak How-To Components:- Arduino (im used nano)- HM-10 BLE module- Iphone 4S or later, and Ipad with BLE (maybe from the "air"?)- LightBlue app from App Store (Free)Wiring:Its similar as other bluetooth modules (HC-05/06) See image if not clear.Arduino RX to Bluetooth TXArduino TX to Bluetooth RXBlue...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:49:29 PST
Arduino Greenhouse Control - Humidity and Temperature http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Greenhouse-Control-Humidity-and-Temperatur/
Arduino Greenhouse Control - Humidity and Temperature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RWF1/I21R1JKS/F9MRWF1I21R1JKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RWF1/I21R1JKS/F9MRWF1I21R1JKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/RWF1/I21R1JKS/F9MRWF1I21R1JKS.SMALL.jpg RichardP4 This project will regulate the humidity and temperature of any greenhouse through the use of heaters and fans. Additional tutorials will be added over time for automated watering and lighting, among other things.Everything is done through the use of Arduino. You will need: Temperature sensor Humidit...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:25:13 PST
Gesture controlled ebook reader, slideshow image view, and ingame zooming http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-controlled-slideshow-image-view/
Gesture controlled ebook reader, slideshow image view, and ingame zooming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/EIJJ/I1YU2G1G/FNCEIJJI1YU2G1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/EIJJ/I1YU2G1G/FNCEIJJI1YU2G1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/EIJJ/I1YU2G1G/FNCEIJJI1YU2G1G.SMALL.jpg planetleak Controlling an image viewer with hand gesture.Swipe right to next image, swipe left to previous image. Parts and the circuit Parts:- 1x Arduino leonardo (pro micro)- 2x HC-SR04 Ultrasonic sensorCheck the image for the connecting.Arduino code is on the bottom.The idea is very simple:If swipe ri...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:42:14 PDT
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Cybot-on-the-move/
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR A while back I wrote a couple of instructables for user interface creation and the control of the Cybot base using commands from either the keyboard or from a bar code scanner.Links to these are below:User interface:http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-...Barcode Control: http://www.ins...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:37 PDT
Arduino gms controller for webasto http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-gms-controller-for-webasto/
Arduino gms controller for webasto - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/S8OJ/I1T4TQG3/FRGS8OJI1T4TQG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/S8OJ/I1T4TQG3/FRGS8OJI1T4TQG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/S8OJ/I1T4TQG3/FRGS8OJI1T4TQG3.SMALL.jpg Jookoo This is a simple project where you can change the relay state by sending a text message to the GPRS shield connected to arduino. This can easily be modified to control alot of different projects. I have seen alot of people building these with arduino and bluetooth and GPRS and people asking how it i...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:43:00 PDT
Seed Motor Shield V2 Coding Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Seed-Motor-Shield-V2-Coding-Tutorial/
Seed Motor Shield V2 Coding Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/OLTA/I1EU1MPO/FZFOLTAI1EU1MPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/OLTA/I1EU1MPO/FZFOLTAI1EU1MPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/OLTA/I1EU1MPO/FZFOLTAI1EU1MPO.SMALL.jpg syfrog In this Intructable we'll talk about a common problem in programming, the Top Down method of programming and learn how to control the Seeed Motor Shield V2.0 for the Arduino Uno. So lets jump right to it. In manufacturing and in my side projects I encounter a common problem in all types of co...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:03:53 PDT
Remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-control-945/
Remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VU15/I0TV0OGC/FHTVU15I0TV0OGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VU15/I0TV0OGC/FHTVU15I0TV0OGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/VU15/I0TV0OGC/FHTVU15I0TV0OGC.SMALL.jpg vasiliuc A few months ago I bought a rc car, a used one, very cheap. a maverick stealth xb or 4.6 hpi pulse (after the HPI bought Maverick).I bought it without engine, but all the mechanics are very good, and also I have the remote (2ch) and receiver. I decide that the methanol engine is quite powerful but ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 11:26:20 PDT
Control Unity3d By Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Unity3d-By-Arduino/
Control Unity3d By Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/VNXV/I0Q1Q1K4/FP3VNXVI0Q1Q1K4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/VNXV/I0Q1Q1K4/FP3VNXVI0Q1Q1K4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/VNXV/I0Q1Q1K4/FP3VNXVI0Q1Q1K4.SMALL.jpg nidhalkratos Hi, I this tutorial i'm gonna be showing you how to easily control Unity3d or any other .net technology by Arduino.If you want to do the reverse Please check this Instructable instead : http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-f... https://www.mediafire.com/?f099cf2dba08bih
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:00:27 PDT
How to Use a Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Relay/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:24:08 PDT
Control Arduino from Unity3d http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-from-Unity3d/
Control Arduino from Unity3d - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEY6/I0LCR2SL/FRUFEY6I0LCR2SL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEY6/I0LCR2SL/FRUFEY6I0LCR2SL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEY6/I0LCR2SL/FRUFEY6I0LCR2SL.SMALL.jpg nidhalkratos Hello Guys . In this quick tutorial i"ll be showing you the easiest and most efficient way to control Arduino using Unity3d . Just follow the tutorial and don't forget to like and subscribe for more videos.
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 06:24:26 PDT
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bed-BackLights-Led-Fade-Control-With-A-Pus/
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi EveryBody,Today we will make Arduino Bed BackLights! In Which led Fade is controlled by a Push Button!.When we Press the Push Button the Lights Starts Fading in and out and when we release the Push button then Lights Stop at that brightness. When we again press the button then lights will again f...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Code generator for custom Android/Arduino menus to switch Arduino outputs on and off. Andriod/Arduino for Beginners. Absolutely No Programming Required http://www.instructables.com/id/AndriodArduino-for-Beginners-Design-Custom-Andriod/
Code generator for custom Android/Arduino menus to switch Arduino outputs on and off. Andriod/Arduino for Beginners. Absolutely No Programming Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SMALL.jpg drmpf Update: A user asked for sub-menu support. pfodApp always supported sub-menus but I have added sub-menus to pfodDesigner. The instructiable Design A Custom Menu System shows you how to use pfodDesigner to build a menu with sub-menus that will display on your Android mobile - No coding ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:12:44 PDT
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Control-using-Arduino-1Sheeld-and/
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil This project illustrates how to control your TV, Satellite receiver and Stereo using your Android mobile instead of using there remote control.Basically, you can apply this technique for any other devices work with remote control. I was wondering to use my mobile to control all the device in the hom...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:26:35 PDT
Home automation system using Arduino and SIM900 GSM module http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-system-using-Arduino-and-SIM900-GS/
Home automation system using Arduino and SIM900 GSM module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hi there! As I've almost finished my studies at Faculty of Engineering, I had to make a graduation project and my thought was to make a jaw-dropping thing (I know that's hilarious :D ) to show everybody that I'm a good prototype maker and I can turn ideas into real and useful things. I know GSM cont...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:25:21 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
Control your home with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-home-with-Arduino/
Control your home with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/LCLL/HXXHI6KA/FK3LCLLHXXHI6KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/LCLL/HXXHI6KA/FK3LCLLHXXHI6KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/LCLL/HXXHI6KA/FK3LCLLHXXHI6KA.SMALL.jpg Jochefor Arduino is a great tool to control and sense thing, this is why most of people use it, but there is a big catch. Arduino can only handle really small currents. (No more than 40mA). This is ok for some electronic projects, but how do we control big things like a fridge, lights, the coffeemaker, TVs o...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:27:37 PDT
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Kaleiduino-An-Battery-Powered-Arduino-LED-Kaleidos/
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Hello everyone, and welcome to my Instructable! This instructable will show you how I made the first ever DIY Arduino controlled "LED Kaleidoscope"! What is an LED kaleidoscope? Well, our traditional kaleidoscopes used 3 mirrors joined as a triangle with stuff like sequins and stolen cake decoration...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:08:30 PDT
RC Car controlled by Arduino Sensors - Autonomous and Easy to construct http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Car-Programming/
RC Car controlled by Arduino Sensors - Autonomous and Easy to construct - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/XE52/HWJJW3SX/FNEXE52HWJJW3SX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/XE52/HWJJW3SX/FNEXE52HWJJW3SX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/XE52/HWJJW3SX/FNEXE52HWJJW3SX.SMALL.jpg jbourke18 This instructable shows how to re-build a second hand remote control car. You will see how to re-wire the circuit board. As well, basic coding and Arduino based skills are demonstrated in this construction. The final product should be able to navigate its way through any environment it is placed in....
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:54:16 PDT
Capturing Motion with an Arduino Accelerometer w/ XBee Comms http://www.instructables.com/id/Capturing-Motion-with-an-Arduino-Accelerometer/
Capturing Motion with an Arduino Accelerometer w/ XBee Comms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/PLGX/HW8T4V3W/FBPPLGXHW8T4V3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/PLGX/HW8T4V3W/FBPPLGXHW8T4V3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/PLGX/HW8T4V3W/FBPPLGXHW8T4V3W.SMALL.jpg GRimmer ****************************************** UPDATED 10 JUNE 2014***As promised, this Instructable has been updated to include a section concerning XBee communication. In addition, a new Instructable will be published soon concerning the development of the rover portion of this project.Also, the main ...
By: GRimmer

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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 09:47:35 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
Opto-Isolator Homemade (9 - 35 Volts with Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Opto-Isolator-Homemade/
Opto-Isolator Homemade (9 - 35 Volts with Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/XEEX/HV9HPVKD/FHCXEEXHV9HPVKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/XEEX/HV9HPVKD/FHCXEEXHV9HPVKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/XEEX/HV9HPVKD/FHCXEEXHV9HPVKD.SMALL.jpg HarshV Ever wanted to handle 9 - 35 Volts with arduino this opto isolator id gonna help you in doing so ...This Home-made opto isolator will keep you from frying your Arduino Or other Stuff from High voltages and will allow you to work with voltages above 12 volts easily with arduino easily .....Here i wil...
By: HarshV

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Sat, 17 May 2014 07:31:47 PDT
Arduino voice control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-voice-control/
Arduino voice control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/WPWM/HV85N21U/FQNWPWMHV85N21U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/WPWM/HV85N21U/FQNWPWMHV85N21U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/WPWM/HV85N21U/FQNWPWMHV85N21U.SMALL.jpg planetleak Step 1: Part listStep 2: The Access portStep 3: Arduino Part list Hardware:- Voice recognition module V2 (Ebay ~22$)- USB to TTL module (~2$)- Arduino nano (~6$)- Breadboard- 3 Led- some wireSoftware:- Serial tool (Im using Accessport, link in video description) Teach the voice module This m...
By: planetleak

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Thu, 15 May 2014 11:56:50 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
Aquarium automatic fan control with arduino mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-automatic-fan-control-with-arduino-mini/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SMALL.jpg planetleak Another good thing for the aquarium, in the summer heat. :) With this arduino mini device, you can turn on automaticly the aquarium fan when the water temperature crossed the adjusted level. Adjustable between 21-30*C. (69.8-86*F) Temperature sensor: DS18B20 (waterproof) This version for nona aqu...
By: planetleak

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 00:14:00 PDT
Arduino Thermostat (Mechanical) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermostat-Mechanical/
Arduino Thermostat (Mechanical) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1R2C/HU8P0LSA/F9N1R2CHU8P0LSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1R2C/HU8P0LSA/F9N1R2CHU8P0LSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/1R2C/HU8P0LSA/F9N1R2CHU8P0LSA.SMALL.jpg Mizchief100 I am currently living in a college dorm. Like most dorms it's about the size of a tissue box but less comforting. Fortunately, my room has a heater/AC with four positions: low, medium, high, and off. Unfortunately in winter an hour on the low setting makes the room a stifling 80 degrees and when t...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:08:46 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
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-Arduino-tank-using-Annikken-/
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SMALL.jpg Annikken Hi guys, I am Robin, one of the developers of Annikken Andee. Just a few weeks back we were invited to be a part of Arduino Day Singapore 2014. On the day of the event, we showcased a missile-firing lego-crushing smartphone controlled Tank built using our Annikken Andee. It was a big hit with our a...
By: Annikken

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:06:34 PDT
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Click-onoff-from-your-Android-mobile-using-/
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows how you can switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile with just one click on the pfodApp icon. Add a relay driven by this output to switch the real hardware. No Android coding is required. Simple text strings in the Arduino code control everyt...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:31:41 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I recently uploaded a guide on the programming of a Cybot using an Arduino control. In the programming I created a user interface to visualize the direction being selected by the user. This guide will hopefully show you haw to create your own versions. Application The user interface was programm...
By: HUKBMBEAR

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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT
How to make a Magic Fan by using Scratch and Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-hardware-by-using-Scratch-and-Arduino-/
How to make a Magic Fan by using Scratch and Arduino. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3WV0/HSXO99NG/F5Z3WV0HSXO99NG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3WV0/HSXO99NG/F5Z3WV0HSXO99NG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3WV0/HSXO99NG/F5Z3WV0HSXO99NG.SMALL.jpg Makerworks Introduction: In this first project, I am going to make a Magic Fan. The speed of the fan is controlled by the distance between your hand and the ultrasonic sensor. The best thing of this is that Makeblock is building up the bridge to connect the physical world to the programming environment. At the...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:49:28 PDT
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-4-Arduino-and-Cybot-Control/
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/174W/HUX9RCBV/FTU174WHUX9RCBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/174W/HUX9RCBV/FTU174WHUX9RCBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/174W/HUX9RCBV/FTU174WHUX9RCBV.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've had a couple of Cybots as well as the Tom robots for a number of years - every so often they get dragged out and tinkered with. Now is this years turn. I have decided to try my hand at Arduino control of the Bots motors. There seems to be a large number of You tube Videos that say "yes we d...
By: HUKBMBEAR

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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:24:41 PDT
How to Make a Wheel Speed Detector by Using a Light Sensor. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wheel-speed-detector/
How to Make a Wheel Speed Detector by Using a Light Sensor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SMALL.jpg Makerworks How this work? As we know the light reflection effects are different in objects. Some bright stuff (white paper, foil, and aluminum stuff) have much better reflection rate than a dark black rubber tire. Therefore, in same condition, if we use a light sensor to test the light reflection value on a f...
By: Makerworks

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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:20:07 PDT
Microcontrolled AC switch. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-plug-to-plug-switch/
Microcontrolled AC switch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SMALL.jpg Victor8o5 Always wanted to take total control of your electric appliances even without being at home? Well, thanks to this instructable you will be able to do that and much more. Some friendly suggestions before starting: Electricity is very dangerous, read and follow the "DANGER:" advices written in...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:07:52 PDT
Arduino Robot with coil gun / gauss gun drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-with-coil-gun-gauss-gun-drone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SMALL.jpg Eagle199393   12V-220V inverter, 2*680uF capacitors, coil, laser sight, 2servo, 4mm projectile If YOU want more info please write in comments.
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 05:52:42 PST
2 Arduino Powered RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Arduino-Powered-RC-plane/
2 Arduino Powered RC plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/RIKK/HR4SWJSV/F1ORIKKHR4SWJSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/RIKK/HR4SWJSV/F1ORIKKHR4SWJSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/RIKK/HR4SWJSV/F1ORIKKHR4SWJSV.SMALL.jpg willster273 Hi, Welcome to my instructable on building an RC plane, fully from scratch, with Arduino. I have wanted to build an RC plane for a while, and received the parts for building for. The transmitter and receivers, however, can be extremely expensive, I also wanted to add additional functionality after t...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 12:20:35 PST
Android Bluetooth Control Led RGB http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Led-RGB/
Android Bluetooth Control Led RGB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/82P9/HYL0OT32/FNY82P9HYL0OT32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/82P9/HYL0OT32/FNY82P9HYL0OT32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/82P9/HYL0OT32/FNY82P9HYL0OT32.SMALL.jpg xlisus Choose the hue of light that makes you feel more comfortable. Simple bluetooth remote control from which you can modify lighting from your mobile device or tablet. You have two separate RGB channels where you can get different colors per channel. Control adjustable intensity...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 06:44:41 PST
How to control "stuff" from your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-stuff-from-your-PC/
How to control "stuff" from your PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3GGY/HPFUQINO/FIM3GGYHPFUQINO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3GGY/HPFUQINO/FIM3GGYHPFUQINO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/3GGY/HPFUQINO/FIM3GGYHPFUQINO.SMALL.jpg riachi I work in a software company in Paris, I am not a developer, but more on the product management side of things (design, specification ,testing, quality assurance, support...bla bla), our client base is pretty big and their business is the financial markets, so it is serious when clients face a probl...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:38:04 PST
Remote Control your Computer using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-your-Computer-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used a Teensyduino to act as a translator between an infrared remote control and my computer.  The Teensy reads the infrared signals from the remote control and then emulates a USB computer keyboard.  I'm using it to control VLC Media Player using my remote control instead of the keyboar...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:05:39 PST