Instructables: exploring - technology - android - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:23:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Big Digit Backwards counting bluetooth Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Digit-Backwards-counting-bluetooth-Clock/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:34:08 PDT
Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-V2-Fast/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:30:33 PDT
Make your own smart watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-smart-watch/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 04:02:29 PST
Autonomous drone that you already have in your pocket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-drone-that-you-already-have-in-your-poc/
Autonomous drone that you already have in your pocket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Z7KQ/HHJO5352/F16Z7KQHHJO5352.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Z7KQ/HHJO5352/F16Z7KQHHJO5352.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Z7KQ/HHJO5352/F16Z7KQHHJO5352.SMALL.jpg prubeŇ° In this tutorial i want to learn you something, maybe change your mind. And make autonomous drones available for everyone. Simple question is: What do you need to make your drone autonomous? . Answer: - GPS - Accelerometer - Gyroscope - Telemetry wireless system - Camera - Some better micro process...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 07:12:27 PDT
Bluetooth controlled home electronic appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/INTRODUCTION-59/
Bluetooth controlled home electronic appliances - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/M3KV/HR3EK60J/FDPM3KVHR3EK60J.SMALL.jpg achakravarthi This is my first  Instructables , hope u all like this one. Details:- Its an app based project ,where u can control the electronic appliances in home  by an  android app.By using this app ,we can control the electronic appliance in 3 rooms where each room has a capability of having 4 electronic appl...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 21:42:52 PST
Android Development: Creating a Basic Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Development-Creating-a-Basic-Calculator/
Android Development: Creating a Basic Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/DZLJ/HLZRV99P/FKTDZLJHLZRV99P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/DZLJ/HLZRV99P/FKTDZLJHLZRV99P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/DZLJ/HLZRV99P/FKTDZLJHLZRV99P.SMALL.gif jastuder Welcome to a fun tutorial on making a basic calculator on an Android application. In this tutorial I will guide you through downloading all the necessary software, designing the layout of the application, coding the application to make it work properly, and finally how to run the application on an A...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 12:51:05 PDT
Remote-Controlled Cool Neon El Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Cool-Neon-El-Wire/
Remote-Controlled Cool Neon El Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SMALL.jpg daryllukas In this Instructable, I will demostrate how to control the Cool Neon El Wire using a simple Android app, via Bluetooth. I was looking at El Wire Instructables where the EL wire is attached to stuff like shoes, clothing, signs and I thought it would be great if lights could be controlled using a...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:11:35 PST
Arduino bot Android remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control/
Arduino bot Android remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ8R/HPT93SQT/FVWWQ8RHPT93SQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ8R/HPT93SQT/FVWWQ8RHPT93SQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WQ8R/HPT93SQT/FVWWQ8RHPT93SQT.SMALL.jpg donmatito Hello there, In this instructable I would like to explore the connection between Arduino and Android. Both are open, easy-to-program environment (well, Android not so easy, but quite), and the interaction between them allows interesting human-to-device interaction. The goal here is to drive ...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:08:16 PST
Another Blimp of an Eye: improved WiRC remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Blimp-of-an-Eye/
Another Blimp of an Eye: improved WiRC remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/XSQK/HQ1DS811/FJLXSQKHQ1DS811.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/XSQK/HQ1DS811/FJLXSQKHQ1DS811.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/XSQK/HQ1DS811/FJLXSQKHQ1DS811.SMALL.jpg masynmachien Building my first IOS/Android Remote Controlled Blimp With Video Feedback, during my Artist in Residency at Instructables (July 2013), was a great project. But soon came the dilemma of leaving at Instructables or taking it home. Obviously the solution was building a second one. And of course that wa...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:52:04 PST
Android Smart Phone Bluetooth Remote Control Intelligent Smart Car 51 MCU (STC89C52 Code) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Smart-Phone-Bluetooth-Remote-Control-Intel/
Android Smart Phone Bluetooth Remote Control Intelligent Smart Car 51 MCU (STC89C52 Code) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SMALL.jpg ICStation At the beginning of the new year, robot/Smart Car hobbyists and students (like all of you) about engineering, science and technology are busy with preparing for the robot competitions now. It’s the great time to show the world your imagination and potential now. ICStation R&D department has just fi...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 01:58:02 PST
How To Install A Custom Rom For Android Phones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-A-Custom-Rom-For-Android-Phones/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 09:25:04 PST
How to Write a 'Hello World!' app for Android http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-Hello-World-app-for-Android/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 13:52:47 PDT
Speed Up Your Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Enable-Developer-Settings/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 12:21:12 PST
Web Controlled 8-Channel Powerstrip http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-8-Channel-Powerstrip/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:36:47 PST
portable device car mount http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-device-car-mount/
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:07:14 PST
DIY Smartphone Film Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Film-Scanner/
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:38:34 PST
Play Nintendo Games On Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Nintendo-Games-On-Your-Phone/
Play Nintendo Games On Your Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NMGA/HNXRTKZK/FNINMGAHNXRTKZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NMGA/HNXRTKZK/FNINMGAHNXRTKZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/NMGA/HNXRTKZK/FNINMGAHNXRTKZK.SMALL.jpg srobertson421 Ever had that feeling of nostalgia for those long-lost days of inviting a friend over, eating enough sweets to put any self-respecting adult into a coma, and playing a Mario game for six solid hours? Well have no fear you ancient gamers for there is hope of quelling those feelings of longing. All yo...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 23:53:10 PST
Solar USB Charger 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-20-21/
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:12:05 PST
Arduino for Beginners, now with data plotting, controlled by Android, No coding required, No soldering required. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-for-Beginners-controlled-by-Android-No-cod/
Arduino for Beginners, now with data plotting, controlled by Android, No coding required, No soldering required. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows you how you can read and write the digital pins on your Arduino Uno and read values from the analog pins all controlled from your Android mobile without doing any coding. This entire project is plug and play. No soldering is required so it is suitable for comple...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 02:15:37 PDT
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SensoDuino-Turn-Your-Android-Phone-into-a-Wireless/
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATES Nov 23, 2013: SensoDuino 0.160 gets a face left.   Nov 19. 2031: OPINION: The Amazing Synergy Between Arduino & Android. Nov 19, 2013: SensoDuino 0.159 is out. Android phone date (y,m,d) and time (h,m,s) are supported as sensors. Support for Android KitKat (4.4/API 19).  INTR...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 02:44:04 PDT
Building Your First Android Application http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Your-First-Android-Application/
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:25:35 PDT
Create your first mobile WebApp in just 30' minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-first-mobile-WebApp-in-just-30-minutes/
Create your first mobile WebApp in just 30' minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/J08F/HLJUXKQC/FHAJ08FHLJUXKQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/J08F/HLJUXKQC/FHAJ08FHLJUXKQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/J08F/HLJUXKQC/FHAJ08FHLJUXKQC.SMALL.jpg apadillaf We could say that the main difference between a WebApp and a Native App is that the first one executes in the browser (e.g. Safari) of the device, being in most cases access to the internet necessary, either through 3G or Wifi, without the need to download it in our device, while the second one is d...
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 10:58:38 PDT
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blue-Meth-Throne-Charging-dock-for-iphone-Andr/
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 We are in the process of creating a line of very unique charging stations that will allow you to show off your true nerd inside. This one is the 1st of our line that we created that we think any true fan will like and no lawyer will destroy. This idea came from watching two of our favorite shows.. ...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:01:07 PDT
iOS/Android Remote Controlled Blimp With Video Feedback http://www.instructables.com/id/In-a-Blimp-of-an-Eye/
iOS/Android Remote Controlled Blimp With Video Feedback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SMALL.jpg masynmachien In a Blimp of an Eye. This project was the eye catcher of my Artist In Residency at Instructables. As RC blimps are my passion, I definitely wanted to do some blimp project during my stay at Instructables.  When I came across the Dension WIRC system, the lingering idea of building one with live vi...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 07:46:13 PDT
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Bluetooth-Sumobot-Ultimate-DIY-/
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Get ready to rumble, it's time to get pushy! This week I built a $90, Android controlled bluetooth sumobot. This is a fun way to spend time with your friends and engage in multiplayer tournaments! It maybe held on your backyard or even in professional events. The "TSA" & "science Olympiad" also supp...
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 20:05:24 PDT
Play Gameboy /Color Games On Android! http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Gameboy-Color-Games-On-Android/
Play Gameboy /Color Games On Android! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/WAFT/HKPX8XWA/FBRWAFTHKPX8XWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/WAFT/HKPX8XWA/FBRWAFTHKPX8XWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/WAFT/HKPX8XWA/FBRWAFTHKPX8XWA.SMALL.jpg legodude2020 All retro gamers know and love the gameboy. So wouldn't it be cool if you could play them for free? On a device you use every Day? Well grab your android phone/tablet and let's get working!Supplies:Android deviceSome time to blow Get Emulator So to begin, go to the play store and search: John GBC...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 06:14:31 PDT
5-minute Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Photo-Booth/
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:53:11 PDT
How to use an Android phone as a webcam with Skype http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-an-Android-phone-as-a-webcam-with-Skype/
How to use an Android phone as a webcam with Skype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/PJ33/H8FYOLJD/FYLPJ33H8FYOLJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/PJ33/H8FYOLJD/FYLPJ33H8FYOLJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/PJ33/H8FYOLJD/FYLPJ33H8FYOLJD.SMALL.jpg nerdinsider There's an old saying that a picture is worth a thousand words… and there's a new saying that a video is worth a million. Now that might seem like an exaggeration, but there is a huge difference between speaking to someone on a call and speaking to them via video chat. Simply being able to smile at ...
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 03:21:35 PDT
Design Your Own Live Wallpaper for Your Android Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Your-Own-Live-Wallpaper-for-Your-Android-De/
Design Your Own Live Wallpaper for Your Android Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/QXFL/HH11O1VV/FH9QXFLHH11O1VV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/QXFL/HH11O1VV/FH9QXFLHH11O1VV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/QXFL/HH11O1VV/FH9QXFLHH11O1VV.SMALL.gif Tim Thaller Many people love to customize their cell phones and mobile devices. Animated backgrounds can break up the monotony of a blank background and help to show your individuality. In this article we will show you how to make a nice live wallpaper from your holiday photo by adding a simple water effect. ...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 20:21:58 PDT
LED Matrix Installation in Old Electronics Case - Requires Kit Purchase http://www.instructables.com/id/PIXEL-Desktop-LED-Display/
LED Matrix Installation in Old Electronics Case - Requires Kit Purchase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/36LZ/HFSH5DFJ/FSF36LZHFSH5DFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/36LZ/HFSH5DFJ/FSF36LZHFSH5DFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/36LZ/HFSH5DFJ/FSF36LZHFSH5DFJ.SMALL.jpg alinke The LED display controlled from a Windows PC over Bluetooth and LED diffusion techniques   Some examples of pixel art and animations running on the LED display Contents of the PIXEL Guts Kit In this Instructuable, we'll show you how to: Do an LED matrix art projec...
By: alinke

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Sun, 5 May 2013 23:11:30 PDT
How to control arduino board using an android phone and a bluetooth module http://www.instructables.com/id/How-control-arduino-board-using-an-android-phone-a/
How to control arduino board using an android phone and a bluetooth module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GAJE/HD4VLZ1U/FVVGAJEHD4VLZ1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GAJE/HD4VLZ1U/FVVGAJEHD4VLZ1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GAJE/HD4VLZ1U/FVVGAJEHD4VLZ1U.SMALL.jpg kerimil In this tutorial you'll learn how to use a bluetooth module and MIT's app inventor to create a wireless serial link between an android phone and an arduino board. Here is a short video showing an example app I created. I'll describe how to do the wiring, write an arduino sketch that can accept basi...
By: kerimil

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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 04:24:06 PST
Flone http://www.instructables.com/id/Flone/
Flone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/RK3I/HIYWO5XW/FTKRK3IHIYWO5XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/RK3I/HIYWO5XW/FTKRK3IHIYWO5XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/RK3I/HIYWO5XW/FTKRK3IHIYWO5XW.SMALL.jpg aeracoop Flone is a H airframe for flying smartphones. Video of maiden flight: It haves the place for a minimal setup: * Android smartphone. * Multiwii/Arduino flight controller. * Mini Power Distribution Board. * DSM2 Controller * 4 motors * 4 ESC * Batery. We enjoy designing it, it's well balanced and...
By: aeracoop

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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:37:05 PDT
Easy Android controllable, PC Interfaceable Relatively Cheap Mini Quadcopter (or Octocopter!) Drone... http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Android-controllable-PC-Interfaceable-Relati/
Easy Android controllable, PC Interfaceable Relatively Cheap Mini Quadcopter (or Octocopter!) Drone... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/46S2/HIUXBBC1/FB246S2HIUXBBC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/46S2/HIUXBBC1/FB246S2HIUXBBC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/46S2/HIUXBBC1/FB246S2HIUXBBC1.SMALL.jpg shinyshez Or how to become a drone developer without mortgaging your house. Here is how to make a small, indoor/outdoor quadcopter that you can fly with either: * an android phone or tablet * a legitimate remote * via your own processing (http://processing.org) sketches on a PC   (or Android device) There a...
By: shinyshez

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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:07:11 PDT
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Andruino-A-Simple-2-Way-Bluetooth-based-Android-C/
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HK1D/HNE3PK8K/FLYHK1DHNE3PK8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HK1D/HNE3PK8K/FLYHK1DHNE3PK8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/HK1D/HNE3PK8K/FLYHK1DHNE3PK8K.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATES: Nov 19. 2031: OPINION: The Amazing Synergy Between Arduino & Android. October 30, 2013: Andruino is now officially ARDUDROID and will be available on Google Play shortly. This name change to avoid conflict with another app on Google Play.  August 31, 2013: I have published a gu...
By: techbitar

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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 16:20:12 PDT
How To Build Your Own Outdoor Pagoda for Weather, Air Quality, and Other Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-Your-Own-Outdoor-Pagoda-for-Weather-/
How To Build Your Own Outdoor Pagoda for Weather, Air Quality, and Other Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SMALL.jpg edward_Valarm Ever wanted to build your own affordable outdoor pagoda? This instructable teaches you how to make your own pagoda (a.k.a Stevenson screen or instrument shelter) where you can put a weather, air quality, or any other sensor. After you have everything configured then deploy your pagoda in the field t...
By: edward_Valarm

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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:27:34 PDT
Binder Clip Phone Stand (w/Charger) http://www.instructables.com/id/Binder-Clip-Phone-Charging-Stand/
Binder Clip Phone Stand (w/Charger) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BMF4/HI3TRMDM/FS8BMF4HI3TRMDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BMF4/HI3TRMDM/FS8BMF4HI3TRMDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BMF4/HI3TRMDM/FS8BMF4HI3TRMDM.SMALL.jpg Cyberogue Ah the binder clip. As many of us already know (and some don't), it's one of the best tool for McGuyvering whatever you may need. In this case, I managed to craft a design for a phone dock made out of 3 large binder clips. The dock uses one of the "arms" from one of the clips as the base, thus allo...
By: Cyberogue

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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:24:55 PDT
Build STEMbot1 - A Robot That Makes Programming Fun and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-STEMbot1-A-Robot-That-Makes-Programming-Fu/
Build STEMbot1 - A Robot That Makes Programming Fun and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/MGEC/HHMI536N/FAYMGECHHMI536N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/MGEC/HHMI536N/FAYMGECHHMI536N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/MGEC/HHMI536N/FAYMGECHHMI536N.SMALL.jpg emgrobotics The modern smartphone or tablet (mobile device) has more computing power than desktop computers had just 10 years ago. Modern mobile devices are full of sensors including: GPS, compass, 3-axis accelerometers, gyroscopes, etc and are well connected via cellular network, WiFi, and Bluetooth. Chanc...
By: emgrobotics

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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 18:52:13 PDT
How to make a external cell phone battery for under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-external-cell-phone-battery-for-unde/
How to make a external cell phone battery for under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/KVY6/HHJOIVHI/F5VKVY6HHJOIVHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/KVY6/HHJOIVHI/F5VKVY6HHJOIVHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/KVY6/HHJOIVHI/F5VKVY6HHJOIVHI.SMALL.jpg The Dark Lord The intro will just explain one thing: why I decided to make this. When I go on long trips, I like to be prepared. I also like to listen to music (when awake on that trip.). Recently, I got a Android smartphone, and like all smartphones; the battery won't last more than eight hours. This summer (20...
By: The Dark Lord

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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 17:26:21 PDT
Arduino AND Bluetooth HC-05 Connecting easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-AND-Bluetooth-HC-05-Connecting-easily/
Arduino AND Bluetooth HC-05 Connecting easily - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/KV9B/HH2VNS6N/F6VKV9BHH2VNS6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/KV9B/HH2VNS6N/F6VKV9BHH2VNS6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/KV9B/HH2VNS6N/F6VKV9BHH2VNS6N.SMALL.jpg Mohannad Rawashdeh Hello Every body , This is my first artical on Instructable.com , I'm so happy for that , and I will start by How to connect arduino with bluetooth , I suffered a lot of problems when I try to connect it as the website and instructable artical did , So i decided To share my experience with You The...
By: Mohannad Rawashdeh

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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:41:56 PDT
How To Install Apps Onto Your SD Card (No Root) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-apps-onto-your-SD-Card-No-Root/
How To Install Apps Onto Your SD Card (No Root) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/6ASK/HFSH50G8/FSA6ASKHFSH50G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/6ASK/HFSH50G8/FSA6ASKHFSH50G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/6ASK/HFSH50G8/FSA6ASKHFSH50G8.SMALL.jpg RIU         Have you ever ran low on memory space on your android and had to delete some apps? With a computer and a micro SD card you don't have to worry about running out of space on your phone any more! You don't even need to root your phone! After this, your phone will automatically install apps to ...
By: RIU

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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 18:06:06 PDT
Smartphone Charger Powered by Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Charger-Powered-by-Fire/
Smartphone Charger Powered by Fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/HOAD/HFPTEVTJ/F12HOADHFPTEVTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/HOAD/HFPTEVTJ/F12HOADHFPTEVTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/HOAD/HFPTEVTJ/F12HOADHFPTEVTJ.SMALL.jpg Joohansson Portable, Compact and Adjustable ThermoElectric Emergency Generator. Background: The reason for this project was to solve a problem I have. I sometimes do several days of hiking/backpacking in the wild and I always bring a smartphone with GPS and maybe other electronics. They need electricity a...
By: Joohansson

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Wed, 1 May 2013 11:03:17 PDT
Android Tips - How to save app to microSD - how to root http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Tips-How-to-save-app-to-microSD-how-to/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/F2LY/HF23MDID/FNGF2LYHF23MDID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/F2LY/HF23MDID/FNGF2LYHF23MDID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/F2LY/HF23MDID/FNGF2LYHF23MDID.SMALL.jpg milkica Useful guide for partition your sd and root android phone
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 02:30:16 PDT
Arduino ADK LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ADK-LED-Lighting/
Arduino ADK LED Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever wanted to control electronics with your smartphone?  The Arduino ADK (Android Development Kit) is the Arduino Mega with a built in USB host device, ready for your smartphone to be plugged in!  We'll make a simple introductory project with a few LED strips and a relay (to control the hi...
By: Qtechknow

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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 23:57:16 PDT
Cracked Screen Prank!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cracked-Screen-Prank/
Cracked Screen Prank!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/Q75F/GLWQVBQQ/FZVQ75FGLWQVBQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/Q75F/GLWQVBQQ/FZVQ75FGLWQVBQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/Q75F/GLWQVBQQ/FZVQ75FGLWQVBQQ.SMALL.jpg Blastboy Trying to scare your friends??? Its almost April 1st and with new technology coming out, new and better pranks are made. Simply using apps or walllpapers. Its that simple!! Download The first thing to do is to choose whether to download "cracked screen" as an app or wallpaper. I personally would...
By: Blastboy

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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 14:07:02 PDT
The Reverse Andycache (Android-powered reverse geocache) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reverse-Andycache-Android-powered-reverse-geo/
The Reverse Andycache (Android-powered reverse geocache) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7XAY/HEBNNWED/F787XAYHEBNNWED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7XAY/HEBNNWED/F787XAYHEBNNWED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7XAY/HEBNNWED/F787XAYHEBNNWED.SMALL.jpg wchill For those that don't know, the Reverse Geocache puzzle is a puzzle box that opens only when the box is taken to a predefined location. You don't know what the location is, you have a limited number of attempts, and the box creator hates you enough to only tell you how far away you are (in the words ...
By: wchill

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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 01:24:21 PDT
Hacking the Hexbug Spider XL to Add Computer Vision Using an Android Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Hexbug-Spider-XL-to-Add-Computer-Visi/
Hacking the Hexbug Spider XL to Add Computer Vision Using an Android Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/XHS2/HEBN9Y3T/F12XHS2HEBN9Y3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/XHS2/HEBN9Y3T/F12XHS2HEBN9Y3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/XHS2/HEBN9Y3T/F12XHS2HEBN9Y3T.SMALL.jpg emgrobotics I am a big fan the original Hexbug™ Spider.  I have owned over a dozen and hacked them all.  Anytime one of my sons goes to a friends’ birthday party, the friend gets a Hexbug™ spider as a gift.  I have hacked the original spider to play football (http://youtu.be/h0BTYm1e5u0 ) and follow lines (http...
By: emgrobotics

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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 19:32:12 PDT
Introduction to Android Programming! http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-Android-Programming/
Introduction to Android Programming! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/0J3R/HPDQ11TR/FED0J3RHPDQ11TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/0J3R/HPDQ11TR/FED0J3RHPDQ11TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/0J3R/HPDQ11TR/FED0J3RHPDQ11TR.SMALL.jpg azharz Hi guys, i am back with my V instructable on Android programming. I know very well that android is easy to learn and about 65% of people know how to program for android. But this instructable for those 35% :D. If you have any ideas, opinions or anything related to this ible, please comment it in the...
By: azharz

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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 08:42:13 PDT
Building an Android Basic Programmable Tank for Less Than $50.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-Android-Basic-Programmable-Tank-for-Le/
Building an Android Basic Programmable Tank for Less Than $50.00 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/095W/HDOVW240/F49095WHDOVW240.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/095W/HDOVW240/F49095WHDOVW240.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/095W/HDOVW240/F49095WHDOVW240.SMALL.jpg emgrobotics The Smartphone based robot tank is s great project to build with your kids.  The project can be completed within an hour and requires no soldering or special tools.  When complete, simply download and install the EMGRobotics Audio Robot application on your phone.  The application will use the camera...
By: emgrobotics

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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 21:21:01 PST
Arduino - Control DC Motor via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Control-DC-Motor-via-Bluetooth/
Arduino - Control DC Motor via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/DTEJ/HET1ELSV/FRDDTEJHET1ELSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/DTEJ/HET1ELSV/FRDDTEJHET1ELSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/DTEJ/HET1ELSV/FRDDTEJHET1ELSV.SMALL.jpg RuiSantos Hi guys, In this project we will control a DC motor with a smartphone via bluetooth. This project is great to learn more about: -DC motor -Interfacing Arduino with your smartphone -Bluetooth module -L293D you can visit my website for more electronic projects, interesting news and tips. Check this v...
By: RuiSantos

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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 12:44:49 PST
Simple RC car for beginners (Android control over Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RC-car-for-beginners-Android-control-over-/
Simple RC car for beginners (Android control over Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SMALL.jpg tolik777 This is a simple project of Android Bluetooth Car with Bluetooth control. Arduino controller is used To control the car used Android-device with a built-in accelerometer. Tilt forward - car goes forward, tilt to the left - car turns to the left, tilt back - car goes back. Speed of movement or ro...
By: tolik777

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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 03:06:39 PST