Instructables: exploring - technology - Audio - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:30:25 PST BLOX v1.01 Simple Speaker , Homemade Headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Speaker-Homemade-Headset/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 13:12:45 PST
Audio Server and Recorder With Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Server-and-Recorder-With-Intel-Edison/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:36:15 PST
Boom Box !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Box-/
Boom Box !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/G2Q5/IJQO6MW1/FXIG2Q5IJQO6MW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/G2Q5/IJQO6MW1/FXIG2Q5IJQO6MW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/G2Q5/IJQO6MW1/FXIG2Q5IJQO6MW1.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 A more louder, portable, Audio Boom Box made with the super high audio quality amp board - PAM8403 and a dual power option of normal mode and boost mode.It much louder than the ordinary rechargeable speaker available in the shops.It has also a USB emergency power supply for charging your cellphones...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 02:49:48 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL 990 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-990/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:25:02 PST
Modulating audio on a LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Modulating-Audio-on-a-LED/
Modulating audio on a LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/2XBK/IJ1TWJ7E/FHU2XBKIJ1TWJ7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/2XBK/IJ1TWJ7E/FHU2XBKIJ1TWJ7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/2XBK/IJ1TWJ7E/FHU2XBKIJ1TWJ7E.SMALL.jpg TheICMan [I made some changes to also support a microphone]In this tutorial, I will demonstrate how audio (music or sound) can be transmitted over a light beam generated by a LED. This project includes 2 parts: The transmitter, that takes the audio and modulates it using the LED The receiver, that rec...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:59:31 PST
Arduino based visual music display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Visual-Music-Display/
Arduino based visual music display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/N08Q/IIHPGBPF/F7MN08QIIHPGBPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/N08Q/IIHPGBPF/F7MN08QIIHPGBPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/N08Q/IIHPGBPF/F7MN08QIIHPGBPF.SMALL.jpg Jfieldcap Ever seen those cool displays using little rows of LEDs that bounce up and down in time to the music? Or those bars that do the same? Ever wanted to make one? Now you can! I had this idea recently, and realized that I could make it quite easily. It's a simple and fun project, with a cool result.Feat...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 22:35:04 PST
Message in a Tin Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Message-in-a-Tin-Can/
Message in a Tin Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4J4X/II96X00C/FYT4J4XII96X00C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4J4X/II96X00C/FYT4J4XII96X00C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4J4X/II96X00C/FYT4J4XII96X00C.SMALL.jpg jlindpaintner You know how sometimes you can live with someone—actually physically inhabit the same space—and feel like you never see them? Well that’s what happened to me this year. My boyfriend and I are on totally different schedules and will go a week without ever being in the apartment at the same time. I ke...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 08:50:59 PST
LED Strip Control With Dimmer and Audio Pulsing Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Control-With-Dimmer-and-Audio-Pulsing-Ci/
LED Strip Control With Dimmer and Audio Pulsing Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/MR44/IHWIN5RH/FT1MR44IHWIN5RH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/MR44/IHWIN5RH/FT1MR44IHWIN5RH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/MR44/IHWIN5RH/FT1MR44IHWIN5RH.SMALL.jpg lb_20 This is a really neat circuit I put together based on another Instructable for pulsing LEDs to music: http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-LEDs-1. This Instructable got me thinking that it's a bit of a waste just to have that LED strip sitting on the picture rail which can only be used whe...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:24:38 PST
Sounduino Noise Sensing Volume Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Sounduino-Noise-Sensing-Volume-Control/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 07:01:37 PST
Dual Input Audio Switching Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Input-Audio-Switching-Circuit/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 16:52:25 PST
Speakers for bluetooth car audio http://www.instructables.com/id/Speakers-for-Bluetooth-Car-Audio/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 17:21:08 PST
Simple Audio Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Audio-Player/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 05:52:26 PST
Add NFC to your bluetooth speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-NFC-to-your-bluetooth-speakers/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:08:34 PST
Linkit one audio messenger http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-one-audio-messenger/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:58:10 PST
Alarm clock with Wiring (or Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-clock-with-Wiring-or-Arduino/
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 19:09:04 PST
Super-Sized Musixel Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Sized-Musixel-Wall/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 22:41:17 PST
MediaTek Audio Recorder http://www.instructables.com/id/MediaTek-Audio-Recorder/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 21:23:28 PST
Smacktalk Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Smacktalk-Desk/
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 06:28:36 PST
Smart Bed Alarm with LinkIT ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Bed-Alarm-with-LinkIT-ONE/
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 16:47:37 PST
HDD Speaker (Hard drive Speaker) http://www.instructables.com/id/HDD-Speaker-Hard-drive-Speaker/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 07:18:33 PST
Altoids Tin Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Mixer/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 17:14:40 PST
Motion Sensing Air Raid Siren with Link it ONE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Sensing-Air-Raid-Siren-with-Link-it-ONE/
Motion Sensing Air Raid Siren with Link it ONE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/1WPD/IGDZ0LK0/F5A1WPDIGDZ0LK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/1WPD/IGDZ0LK0/F5A1WPDIGDZ0LK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/1WPD/IGDZ0LK0/F5A1WPDIGDZ0LK0.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hello,Everybody wants to keep there unwanted guests/ thief's away from our home.So , i have made this Home Security Project to Play a AIR Raid Siren Audio File.(I know air raid sirens were used for nuclear Attacks but a normal buzzer or a beep would not make this project good, so i downloaded a air ...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 04:19:12 PDT
System is Down Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/System-is-Down-Detector/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 18:35:38 PDT
SMS Scare Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-Scare-Speaker/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:53:13 PDT
The New and Improved Tin Can Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-New-and-Improved-Tin-Can-Microphone/
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:09:56 PDT
Ammo Box Power, Light, and Sound Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-and-Sound-Box/
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 10:55:47 PDT
Pressly: The DIY Almighty Smartphone Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressly-The-DIY-Almighty-Smartphone-Button/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 07:03:25 PDT
ATARI 2600 Video Composite mod http://www.instructables.com/id/ATARI-2600-Video-Composite-mod/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 03:22:07 PDT
Coke Can Phone Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Can-Phone-Speaker/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:17:32 PDT
Braided Paracord Auxiliary Cable (Aux Cord) http://www.instructables.com/id/Braided-Paracord-Auxiliary-Cable/
Braided Paracord Auxiliary Cable (Aux Cord) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/OOLN/IE4ZTY9I/FWCOOLNIE4ZTY9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/OOLN/IE4ZTY9I/FWCOOLNIE4ZTY9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/OOLN/IE4ZTY9I/FWCOOLNIE4ZTY9I.SMALL.jpg kdorais Hey everyone! After the last few aux cables I bought broke from constant abuse in my car, I decided to make my own. I wanted to do something with paracord since I have a bunch of it lying around and I really like the nylon sleeved cables that you can buy. However, those cables can be a pretty penny ...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 22:17:14 PDT
Pure Pi: Control custom stompbox effects on a Raspberry Pi with a smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Pure-Pi-Control-custom-stompbox-effects-on-a-Raspb/
Pure Pi: Control custom stompbox effects on a Raspberry Pi with a smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Z431/IE4ZWMXL/F9MZ431IE4ZWMXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Z431/IE4ZWMXL/F9MZ431IE4ZWMXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Z431/IE4ZWMXL/F9MZ431IE4ZWMXL.SMALL.jpg jmuncher This is my first instructable, although I have been working with Pure Data, Raspberry Pi, and other digital audio for quite some time. If you'd like to see more instructables like this, vote for me!Ever wonder how digital effects are created? Want to customize your favorite effects wirelessly from a...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 14:53:37 PDT
Electric Guitar Pickup http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Guitar-Pickup/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:05:51 PDT
Retro Bluetooth Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Bluetooth-Headphones/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 14:39:25 PDT
Synthesizer: A Keyboard UI with Audio Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Synthesizer-A-Keyboard-UI-with-Audio-Output/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 13:16:22 PDT
Make a Custom Plush With Your Child's Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Plush-With-Your-Childs-Voice/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:22:42 PDT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Open-Back Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Technica-ATH-M50-Open-Back-Mod/
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Open-Back Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/UG5O/ICQSYOWR/FGZUG5OICQSYOWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/UG5O/ICQSYOWR/FGZUG5OICQSYOWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/UG5O/ICQSYOWR/FGZUG5OICQSYOWR.SMALL.jpg noahstrausser This Modification allows you to use your Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Studio Monitor headphones as open back headphones for a flatter response and a much improved soundstage. I am very pleased with the sound of these headphones after the mod. I didn't want to always have open back headphones because of th...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:41:00 PDT
Raspberry Pi Audio Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Player/
Raspberry Pi Audio Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/TD63/ICEMT3DF/FZTTD63ICEMT3DF.SMALL.jpg Bonny97 A minimalistic music player based on Raspberry Pi model B with HifiBerry DAC and ATXRaspi power controllerI made this with the help (also economical) of my father.Inspired by: http://www.hifiberry.com/forums/topic/small-media-... and http://www.crazy-audio.com/2014/03/a-standalone-st...Here's my fir...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:10:44 PDT
Build your own internet radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-internet-radio/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 05:17:22 PDT
VU Meter Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-Speakers/
VU Meter Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A VU meter is a standard measuring instrument which measures volume in audio equipment. If you open up your recording devices on Windows, you can see a digital Volume Unit (VU) meter which shows the audio level. You get analog and digital displays and each level is typically marked off with a dB val...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:34:42 PDT
KopyKatica Eyeball Microphone Isolation Device http://www.instructables.com/id/KopyKatica-Eyeball-Microphone-Isolation-Device/
KopyKatica Eyeball Microphone Isolation Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/LAEB/IBQCHOV0/FPXLAEBIBQCHOV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/LAEB/IBQCHOV0/FPXLAEBIBQCHOV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/LAEB/IBQCHOV0/FPXLAEBIBQCHOV0.SMALL.jpg Gregarious This Instructable shows how a very ordinary foam ball can be turned into a very useful and effective audio treatment device. I do hope that you make one and enjoy the results. The original device. If you are into audio recording, especially of voice overs then you may have heard of the Kaotica Ey...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 21:49:40 PDT
Microphone Reflection Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-Reflection-Filter/
Microphone Reflection Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/COY3/IBOX08RQ/FNWCOY3IBOX08RQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/COY3/IBOX08RQ/FNWCOY3IBOX08RQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/COY3/IBOX08RQ/FNWCOY3IBOX08RQ.SMALL.jpg ajcaleb A recording microphone works much better if you use a Pop Filter in front of the microphone and a reflection filter behind the microphone. The reflection filter blocks sound from bouncing back in the rear of the microphone creating distortion and annoying transients in your recordings.I made this M...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 07:12:34 PDT
Spectrum Analyzer with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Spectrum-Analyzer-with-Intel-Edison/
Spectrum Analyzer with Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SMALL.jpg renanlino Transform your Intel Edison in an amazing spectrum analyzer to use in your audio applications! With some C lines and terminal commands you will be able to visualize your favorite song in frequency domain or show the frequencies that compose your guitar notes. Setting up your board In order to com...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:02:06 PDT
Make a Personalized Childrens' Audio Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Personalized-Childrens-Audio-Book/
Make a Personalized Childrens' Audio Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZV2U/IBJ74G2T/FKCZV2UIBJ74G2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZV2U/IBJ74G2T/FKCZV2UIBJ74G2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZV2U/IBJ74G2T/FKCZV2UIBJ74G2T.SMALL.jpg newdigitalboy In this Instructable you're going to record your own voice and make a personalized childrens' book! It's a really fun project and makes a special keepsake or gift.In this example I'm using the timeless classic Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (HarperCollins Publishers), but of course you ...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:11:10 PDT
Wireless Boombox Speaker All-in-one http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Boombox-Speaker-All-in-one/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:56:00 PDT
Bocina de lata/ Recycled Speaker Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Bocina-de-lata/
Bocina de lata/ Recycled Speaker Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RDH6/IBC2NFT7/F03RDH6IBC2NFT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RDH6/IBC2NFT7/F03RDH6IBC2NFT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RDH6/IBC2NFT7/F03RDH6IBC2NFT7.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 Haremos esta bocina hecha con una lata para que puedas escuchar tu música favorita, necesitaremos lo siguiente.Materiales: 1 Lata, puede ser de café o leche en polvo o lo que quieras./// A coffee can or milk powder can with plastic cover.4 Tornillos de 5/32" para ajustar la bocina/// 4 screws 5/...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 09:08:13 PDT
Mimic Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Mimic-Monster/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:52:42 PDT
Cheap 5.1 usb sound card for mac http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-51-usb-sound-card-for-mac/
Cheap 5.1 usb sound card for mac - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QL4R/IASCPJEW/F42QL4RIASCPJEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QL4R/IASCPJEW/F42QL4RIASCPJEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QL4R/IASCPJEW/F42QL4RIASCPJEW.SMALL.jpg kverb Welcome to my very first instructable!Why?I've always had windows computers with 5.1 sound cards. Therefore the setup I've put in my room is also a 5.1 speaker system. It has three 3.5mm audio jacks: front speakers, rear speakers and middle speaker + subwoofer. Five years ago I started using a Macbo...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:07:24 PDT
Digital Filters on Zybo Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Filters-on-Zybo-Board/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:57:51 PDT
Arduino LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Arduino-Matrix/
Arduino LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/III4/IAIN5918/F0WIII4IAIN5918.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/III4/IAIN5918/F0WIII4IAIN5918.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/III4/IAIN5918/F0WIII4IAIN5918.SMALL.jpg vastsuperking In this short tutorial you will learn how to make an Arduino-powered LED matrix. Unlike several other designs, this one uses a "companion" computer to notify the Arduino which LEDs should be powered.I have provided the code for the Arduino, as well as some Java code for displaying text on the LED ma...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 15:26:07 PDT
Raspberry Pi Bluetooth+Airplay Audio Receiver combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-BluetoothAirplay-Audio-Receiver-combo/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 13:46:01 PDT