Instructables: exploring - technology - android - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 19:52:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Smart Home Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smart-Home-Electric-Socket/
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By: Samuel_Alexander

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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 06:57:35 PDT
Android on Kobo Touch E-book reader http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-on-Kobo-Touch-E-book-reader/
Android on Kobo Touch E-book reader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/43BU/IAZ72SJJ/FZK43BUIAZ72SJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/43BU/IAZ72SJJ/FZK43BUIAZ72SJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/43BU/IAZ72SJJ/FZK43BUIAZ72SJJ.SMALL.jpg Foxhead So, you bought a Kobo reader, but you think that Kobo Nickel OS, just sucks.Me too. I've lurked on the Internet for about a week, and I'm writing this step-to-step instructable, making it as easy as possible also for people who don't understand very well how to flash things and how to burn a .img fi...
By: Foxhead

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:55:32 PDT
DIY Tablet 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tablet-20/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:05:23 PDT
Object tracking robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Object-tracking-robot/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 13:38:37 PDT
Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper, A Smartphone and a Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Shooting-Simple-Product-Photos-with-Printer-Paper-/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 04:50:29 PDT
Andee Sentry Gun with Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-Sentry-Gun-with-Annikken-Andee/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 11:56:37 PDT
Control your Tv, Dvd and Audio system with Arduino and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-Tv-Dvd-and-Audio-system-with-Arduino-/
Control your Tv, Dvd and Audio system with Arduino and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y6YK/IAIN4AK6/FR7Y6YKIAIN4AK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y6YK/IAIN4AK6/FR7Y6YKIAIN4AK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y6YK/IAIN4AK6/FR7Y6YKIAIN4AK6.SMALL.jpg sistemasymicros Hi everybody, this is my second instructable and my first in English, so, sorry for the mistakes.I want to share this project it's about how you can control your Tv, DVD and your Audio System with Arduino and an app for Android made with app inventor.If you like this project, please vote for it in t...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 14:42:49 PDT
Arduino Android Bluetooth Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Android-Bluetooth-Car/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:06:37 PDT
How to build an electric Longboard with phone control http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-electric-Longboard-with-phone-cont/
How to build an electric Longboard with phone control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FV7W/IAEJVZMR/FOBFV7WIAEJVZMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FV7W/IAEJVZMR/FOBFV7WIAEJVZMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FV7W/IAEJVZMR/FOBFV7WIAEJVZMR.SMALL.jpg nickolae00 Electric longboards are awsome!TEST FOOTAGE IN THE VIDEO ABOVEHOW TO BUILD AN ELECTRIC LONGBOARD CONTROLLED FROM A PHONE WITH BLUETOOTHUpdate #1: Grip tape installed, some tweaks to the speed controller have meant I have got more speed out of the board but range has stayed the same! video coming soo...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 02:47:59 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
By: Mahmoud Alaa

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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
Using Smart Phone as Motion Sensor Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Smart-Phone-as-Motion-Sensor-Alarm/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 04:07:12 PDT
Chappie- Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Chappie-Self-Balancing-Robot/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:52:57 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Tablet Second Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Second-Monitor/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:49:44 PDT
Laptop Controlled Robot v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Controlled-Robot-v20/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:52:45 PDT
Raspberry Pi Android App communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Android-App-communication/
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By: Laurens-Wuyts

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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:15:51 PDT
code Arduino with your phone! http://www.instructables.com/id/code-Arduino-with-your-phone/
code Arduino with your phone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/GNIG/I9GWAOF4/FD9GNIGI9GWAOF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/GNIG/I9GWAOF4/FD9GNIGI9GWAOF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/GNIG/I9GWAOF4/FD9GNIGI9GWAOF4.SMALL.jpg louisc2 have you ever found yourself wanting to do a bit of coding but don't have your computer? well now you can!please make sure that your device is compatible with on the go cables, you can find out by going into settings and looking under device information. tools: tools needed:1. Arduino (obviously)...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 16:55:05 PDT
Basic Android Security system http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Android-Security-system/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 07:48:32 PDT
How to make a Virtual Reality 3D Tracking headset for under 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Virtual-Reality-3D-Tracking-headset-/
How to make a Virtual Reality 3D Tracking headset for under 10$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/D1OB/I9JR31H4/F9OD1OBI9JR31H4.SMALL.jpg Arunabh Awasthi From the past 5 years, the increasingly popular Virtual reality devices like Oculus Rift, Google cardboard, Microsoft HoloLens, have currently dominated the consumer electronics sector to such extent that they much frequently grab a space in most tech magazines, blogs, websites,etc. With the collabo...
By: Arunabh Awasthi

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Sat, 9 May 2015 04:02:24 PDT
USB Charger Install http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Install/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:25:31 PDT
Add Simple Bluetooth to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Simple-Bluetooth-to-Arduino/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:31:33 PDT
Smart Irrigation System http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Irrigation-System/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:11:51 PDT
Replacing all my infrared remotes with girder 6 and an android phone. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-all-my-infrared-remotes-with-girder-6-an/
Replacing all my infrared remotes with girder 6 and an android phone. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/0IA4/I85QOD1H/FTD0IA4I85QOD1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/0IA4/I85QOD1H/FTD0IA4I85QOD1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/0IA4/I85QOD1H/FTD0IA4I85QOD1H.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My continuing drive to unify all my remote control needs into one device has lead me to certain hardware and software to enable my android phone as a true Universal Remote. My deepest thanks to Ron Bessems of promixis for his assistance on getting my home automation using girder 6 and netremote dyna...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 15:39:57 PDT
How to create your own candy grabber machine‬‏ using Arduino & 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-your-own-candy-grabber-machine-using/
How to create your own candy grabber machine‬‏ using Arduino & 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SMALL.jpg MahmoudTolba Simply, this project is a candy grabber machine controlled using Arduino and 1Sheeld via Game pad Shield.1Sheeld is a platform for Arduino that allows you to tap into your smartphone's sensors and capabilities and lets you use them in your Arduino projects. Basically, It is a hardware shield that s...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 04:53:38 PDT
Smart Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Thermostat/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:48:34 PDT
In-Ear Headphone Android Cable Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Ear-Headphone-Android-Cable-Swap/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:42:01 PDT
RC car hack - bluetooth controlled via Android app http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-car-hack-bluetooth-controlled-via-Android-app/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:07:31 PDT
Musical Visual Mania(Edited) http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Visual-Mania/
Musical Visual Mania(Edited) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/ZLXX/I7RGBXWS/FQCZLXXI7RGBXWS.SMALL.jpg Greenthorn Music-CoolLED's-GreatMusic+LED's-AWESOME...!This project is all about techie show-off. Here I'll show you how to design and develop your own Audio-Visual Showdown. In this Instructable we'll make an Android application which plays your selected songs in a random manner and send instructions to micro...
By: Greenthorn

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:01:52 PDT
How To Create An Android App With Android Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-An-Android-App-With-Android-Studio/
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By: TheZachBales

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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:23:27 PDT
Home Energy Conservation and Automation with Z-Wave and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Energy-Conservation-and-Automation-with-Z-Wav/
Home Energy Conservation and Automation with Z-Wave and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/FB7B/I7N66ITL/FKEFB7BI7N66ITL.SMALL.jpg Darkblast47 Energy conservation is a big topic, there's lots of ways to save energy, from turning off your lights when you leave a room all the way to putting in weather stripping to ensure your not letting out the hot or cold air from your home. These are definitely helpful and should always be considered when...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:54:30 PDT
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Bug-bluetooth-dancing-robot/
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/X0EY/I7MX484Z/FJGX0EYI7MX484Z.SMALL.jpg GodsTale Social bug is simple bluetooth robot which dances if there's a new notification on your phone. Facebook, Twitter and any kind of Android apps can be used to dance this bug.To make this tiny bug you don't need many parts. BLE module, small vibration motor and power source like coin battery are suffic...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:35:54 PDT
Real-time BitCoin Price monitor using LED Matrix, Arduino and 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-time-BitCoin-Price-monitor-using-LED-Matrix-A/
Real-time BitCoin Price monitor using LED Matrix, Arduino and 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Basically, this projects illustrate how update the price of BitCoin in USD in real time and displaying the price on a large LED matrix that we have hacked to let it communicate with Arduino instead of the PC.We have faced some troubles in the project as hacking the LED matrix which was used only to ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:45:16 PDT
Arduino + Android POV Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-POV-Display/
Arduino + Android POV Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/8FNH/I9OSW0GF/FDJ8FNHI9OSW0GF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/8FNH/I9OSW0GF/FDJ8FNHI9OSW0GF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/8FNH/I9OSW0GF/FDJ8FNHI9OSW0GF.SMALL.jpg Khalilm POV Display is a funny and interesting way to display text in space. This is my first Instructables tutorial so IF you have any questions don't hesitate to write them in the comment section below. What you will need To make the POV Display I used :- An Arduino UNO + Arduino IDE (which you can dow...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:31:22 PDT
Motor Driver Using 555 Timer IC http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Driver-Using-555-Timer-IC/
Motor Driver Using 555 Timer IC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SMALL.jpg chienline I am living in a small town, 60 miles away from province capital city. It is impossible for me to get a motor driver to start a robot or RC project. Even if I wanted to build my own motor driver, it is hard to find the chips such as L298 Dual H-Bridge. What about online shop? In many cases, the ship...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:22:35 PDT
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Arduino-Bluetooth-Panzer/
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SMALL.jpg chienline Remote Control cars are fun to drive around the room or wandering the house. What could be more fun of it? When you have the visibility as if you are riding in it. A wireless IP camera is the answer. Or let's say you have CCTV cameras around the house or office but there are some blind spots, then t...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 05:03:06 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-MP3-Player-Play-your-music-on-Arduino-via-Sm/
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SMALL.jpg Annikken This instructable is to build a simple MP3 player using a Sparkfun MP3 shield that connects to the Arduino. The Annikken Andee shield will be connected to an Android or iOS device can be used as a controller for the MP3 player. The MP3 player will be able to play/pause, skip and stop playback of son...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:17:13 PST
How to control cracked (broken) screen and glass Android (or BOTH) and recycle them. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-cracked-screen-and-glass-Android-BO/
How to control cracked (broken) screen and glass Android (or BOTH) and recycle them. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7PGN/I6MC2THM/FO57PGNI6MC2THM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7PGN/I6MC2THM/FO57PGNI6MC2THM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/7PGN/I6MC2THM/FO57PGNI6MC2THM.SMALL.jpg msansores ESPAÑOL: Hola, este es mi primer Instructable, tome la decisión de hacerlo porque no encontré en internet una solución para mi problema, y me las ingenie para arreglarlo.NO ME HAGO RESPONSABLE DE DISPOSITIVOS DAÑADOS, ESTAS SON MIS RECOMENDACIONES PERO USENLAS BAJO SU PROPIO RIESGO. RECOMIENDO BUEN ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 02:37:19 PST
CNC Solid Wood Universal Alarm Clock Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Solid-Wood-Universal-Alarm-Clock-Dock/
CNC Solid Wood Universal Alarm Clock Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/DPRV/I4J7DDFY/FS9DPRVI4J7DDFY.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media Check Out Our Other Accounts! Like, Subscibe, and Follow to keep up to date with our latest projects. :-) This idea started as a joke from my uncle about using my phone as an alarm clock, that it could not be loud enough to wake me, and looked ridiculous. The final prototype was s...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 17:48:35 PST
Eye-Fi to Bluetooth bridge: direct wireless print with an Eye-Fi, Polariod Pogo and an Android phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-Fi-to-Bluetooth-bridge-direct-wireless-print-w/
Eye-Fi to Bluetooth bridge: direct wireless print with an Eye-Fi, Polariod Pogo and an Android phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/NUKL/I4IDCOL1/FLGNUKLI4IDCOL1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/NUKL/I4IDCOL1/FLGNUKLI4IDCOL1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/NUKL/I4IDCOL1/FLGNUKLI4IDCOL1.SMALL.jpg OrenLederman The story behind this Instructable starts with Burning Man 2011 – as an amateur photographer and a virgin burner, I wanted to gift people with photos on the playa. However, I wanted to use my "fancy" D7000 and not a point and shoot Polaroid camera. After some search I found the perfect portable pri...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 08:39:33 PST
DSLR liveview from drone to iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-liveview-from-drone-to-iPad/
DSLR liveview from drone to iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SMALL.jpg HackBo Launched in Kickstarter, Lumera is a new hackeable device that transforms DSLR cameras into the smartest.Our hexacopter drone flying a DSLR Camera with Lumera on top of it! you can see Lumera live view feature from one of our DSLR cameras to an iPad. This is of course one of the endless possibili...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:16:12 PST
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid ***Please send some contest votes my way! I've entered this instructable in the Protected and 3D Design contests and I'd really appreciate your support!***Turning one of my old Android phones into a webcam is something I've been thinking about doing for a long time now. A couple of years ago, I ba...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts http://www.instructables.com/id/Washer-Dryer-Laundry-Alarm-using-Arudino-SMS-Text-/
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SMALL.jpg MakerBee Have you ever wished there was a better way to be notified when your laundry was done? Have you ever forgotten a load in the washer because you couldn't hear the buzzer and your clothes became smelly and moldy from sitting there for too long? Well, I have and decided to solve this problem by build...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 23:35:07 PST
Make your own AMP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-AMP/
Make your own AMP! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/Q33T/I2KS75IT/FAGQ33TI2KS75IT.SMALL.jpg roanbuma Hello everyone this is my first tutorial on instructables!Over a year ago I decided to make my own AMP, it had to be able to play music from your phone to big speakers. It had to be small, but still capable of playingloud music. I also wanted to be able to ajust the volume. It had to look nice and b...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:25:26 PST
Control robotic arm with gloves, Android Phone and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-robotic-arm-with-gloves-Android-Phone-and-/
Control robotic arm with gloves, Android Phone and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8F1O/I2KBQ5F7/FTQ8F1OI2KBQ5F7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8F1O/I2KBQ5F7/FTQ8F1OI2KBQ5F7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/8F1O/I2KBQ5F7/FTQ8F1OI2KBQ5F7.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Today, we have almost 2 techniques to play with Robotic Arm, either by buttons for example as on Game shield or using gloves that include sensors. Yet, today I will show you a new technique by using only your Android Phone and Arduino.Basically, The project illustrate how to send the mobile sensors ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 06:03:04 PST
Arduino Fridge Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fridge-Magnet/
Arduino Fridge Magnet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/XJI2/I2CV1H6D/FNUXJI2I2CV1H6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/XJI2/I2CV1H6D/FNUXJI2I2CV1H6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/XJI2/I2CV1H6D/FNUXJI2I2CV1H6D.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve Do you have a habit of leaving notes on the fridge, now take it digital and add an Arduino to it.In this instructable I'm going to show you how to do just that. All you need is an Arduino, an LCD screen and a Bluetooth module to make this and a Android mobile to upload your note wireless. I tried to...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:47:43 PST
Smart home with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-home-with-arduino/
Smart home with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2A63/I2CV3YQP/FBL2A63I2CV3YQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2A63/I2CV3YQP/FBL2A63I2CV3YQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/2A63/I2CV3YQP/FBL2A63I2CV3YQP.SMALL.jpg Nikus Hello.I will show you how to build your own smart home. It shows the temperature both inside and outside, if the window is open or closed, shows when it rains and make alarm when the PIR sensor senses move. I made the application on the android to display all the data (you can also watch it on brow...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:19:45 PDT
Create Your Own VR Experience with DODOcase Virtual Reality Viewer http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-VR-Experience-with-DoDoCase-Virtua/
Create Your Own VR Experience with DODOcase Virtual Reality Viewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/9M6S/I2AQV6G5/FT89M6SI2AQV6G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/9M6S/I2AQV6G5/FT89M6SI2AQV6G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/9M6S/I2AQV6G5/FT89M6SI2AQV6G5.SMALL.jpg mazzmn The Google Cardboard and DODOcase Virtual Reality Viewer are neat, inexpensive ways to experience Immersive Virtual Reality with head tracking navigation. I wanted to find some great examples of VR Apps and especially to create a custom VR environment from my personal travels. This instructable rev...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 13:04:06 PST
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-hidden-Qi-wireless-phone-charger/
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SMALL.jpg bobburghart Phone docks are expensive and platform-specific. Charging cables are annoying and unsightly. Wireless chargers alleviate some of these inconveniences, but still leave a lot of polish to be desired. I set out to eliminate all of these complaints, and in building a wireless charger into a nightstand o...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:01:46 PST
Smart Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Station/
Smart Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SMALL.jpg Csoutter5 The "Smart Station" is a "Station" that charges iPhone and Andriod phones while keeping the chargers protected from people walking off with them. This can be placed in your household, Workplace, Classroom, etc. It also offers some security for your phone while it is being charged. This prototype is...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:09:22 PST